Schaumburg Township Council of PTA offers scholarships for graduating seniors who attended a District 54 school. STC plans to award 11 $1,000 scholarships in 2015. There are three types of scholarships:
- Junior College/Trade School/Vocational School Scholarships for seniors with a GPA of 2.85 or higher (one scholarship available);
- Four-Year College/University Scholarships for seniors with a GPA of 3.3 or higher (nine scholarships available); and
- The Bonnie Greenberg Memorial Scholarship for a graduating special needs senior with a current Individualized Education Plan (IEP). The student need not be enrolled in special education classes, but must have a current IEP (one scholarship available).
All seniors who meet the following eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply:
- Attended any District 54 school for two years; and
- Will attend a career development program, an accredited college, university, junior college or trade school upon graduation from high school.
Applications for the 2014-15 scholarship are posted below and are due no later than 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 at your high school college and career center or at the District 54 Rafferty Administration Center, 524 E. Schaumburg Road. Candidates will be notified by April 13.
An awards banquet to honor the students will be held May 13, 2015 at Mead Junior High School. For more information, contact Nicole Villafuerte at (847) 975-0489 or email@example.com.