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Education

IVCC Foundation to award scholarships

OGLESBY — The deadline to apply for fall 2013 Illinois Valley Community College Foundation scholarships is Feb. 28 in the Foundation office, C202.

Applications can be picked up there or an may be printed from ivcc.edu/foundation. Applicants must also file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online by April 19.

High school seniors considering IVCC next fall and individuals planning to enroll at the college for the first time must also submit high school transcripts. For information, call Donna Swiskoski at 815-224-0551.

Nearly 100 scholarships, ranging in value from $500 to $2,000, are available.

Since its inception in 1976, the Foundation has awarded more than $2 million to more than over 3,500 students.

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