2017 Women in Leadership of Central Illinois Scholarship Fund

Deadline: April 03 2017 at 11:59 PM CDT (Midnight)


Established by the Women in Leadership of Central Illinois to provide scholarship support for women in the Tri-County area who are pursuing higher education in business and management.

Women in Leadership Mission
To promote leadership among women by providing mentoring, networking and educational opportunities.

Selection Criteria
1. Motivation to accomplish career and leadership goals.
2. Financial need considered only when other factors are equal among applicants.
3. Applicants who are past two time recipients are ineligible to receive this scholarship.


1. Applicant must be a resident of Tri-County (Peoria, Tazewell or Woodford) area.
2. Applicant must be a woman and a non-traditional student in the workforce a minimum of three (3) years.
3. Graduate of a high school or recipient of GED.

Required Materials
1. Completed application.
2. Transcript of most recent institution attended.
*Please note, applicants who have been in the workforce for an extended period of time are not required to provide transcripts (however, if available, it is strongly encouraged to submit transcripts).
3. Essay.
4. Online Letter of recommendation (obtain email address).

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