Edison Park Community Council Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.edisonparkcommunitycouncil.com/scholars...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 6730 N. Olmsted
  • Chicago, IL 60631
  • Email Address
  • jamie@edisonpark.com
  • Application Deadline
  • February 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 3
  • Maximum Amount
  • $3,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Edison Park Community Council is proud to present its annual scholarship award. There are three awards for Edison Park residents who will be attending college or trade school.

    -Applicant must be a graduating high school senior during the application year
    -Applicant must be an Edison Park resident at the time of application (north of the Kennedy
    Expressway and west of Harlem to the city limits)
    -Applicant cannot be the child of a current director or officer of the Edison Park Community
    -Applicant must submit a completed application packet to the Edison Park Community Council
    on or before the deadline

    The winner will be announced in March.

    Scholarship applications are available at Edison Park high schools, libraries, parks, and online.

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