Our 2011 recipient accepts her award at our pancake
breakfast on the hill.
Defenders of McHenry County is offering an Entering College scholarship
for $1,000 to an outstanding high school senior planning to pursue a
career directly related to environmental science or preservation.
The following criteria
will be used to choose the winner of the scholarship:
A resident of McHenry County who is attending high
school in the county
Volunteer work/service for an environmental
Two letters of recommendation, with one being a
Grade point average from high school transcript
An essay on your goals and aspirations in regard
to the environment
Applicants cannot be a relative of a Defenders board member or staff.
Your completed application packetóapplication
form, transcript, essay, and two lettersó must be postmarked by
April 24, 2014, or hand-delivered to the Defenders' office,
110 S Johnson Street, Suite 106, Woodstock, IL 60098-3259,
on or before April 25, 2014.
If you have any questions
regarding the scholarship, please call the office at 815-338-0393.