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Amos & Edith Wallace Scholarship

Award Amount
$500
Awards Available
3
Deadline
April 15, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Amos and Edith Wallace Scholarship was founded to reward young, bright African-American students who have demonstrated exemplary commitment to service and education. The scholarship is in honor of the late Rev. Amos Wallace Jr. and his Wife of 53 years, Mrs. Edith Wallace. Both Rev. and Mrs. Wallace shared a strong devotion to people, community and education. The late Rev. Amos Wallace faithfully served the community of Kankakee IL, for over 30 years.

    Eligibility:
    -African-American student
    -KHS graduating senior
    -Minimum 2.8 GPA
    -2 letters of recommendation
    -Attending a 4-year accredited college/university in the fall
    -400-600 word essay

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 334 S. Dearborn
  • Kankakee, IL 60901
  • info@wallacescholar.org
  • 678-438-4594

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