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Education

IVCC opens scholarships

OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College is offering more than 100 scholarships for students for the fall 2014 and spring 2015 semesters.

The deadline to apply for the 2014-15 academic awards is March 7. The application is available from the IVCC Foundation office, C-202, and online at www.ivcc.edu. Applicants must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid online by April 18.

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 more information, call Donna Swiskoski at 815-224-0551.

Scholarships range in value from $500 to $2,000 and more. Since its inception in 1976, the Foundation has awarded more than $2.2 million to more than 3,700 students.

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