This scholarship is for women who are residents of Sangamon County, Illinois. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have earned a high school diploma or GED at least five years ago. Applicants may be one of the following: first-time college students since earning a high school diploma or equivalent; or continuing students who have attended a post-secondary institution but have not yet attained a bachelor's degree. Applicants must attend school as full- or part-time students in the coming fall at an accredited community college, four-year college/university, or trade/vocational school. Applicants must exhibit leadership qualities and strong potential and desire for professional growth. Applicants must be available for a personal interview if selected as a semi-finalist. Individuals with an immediate relationship to a member of the Illinois Women in Leadership are not eligible to apply.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.