Press Release- Illinois Sheriffs Assn. Scholarship Available through Sheriff Prim
3/14/2017 12:00:00 AM
County Sheriff Bill Prim announced today that the Illinois
Sheriffs' Association will be awarding over $54,000 in college
scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing
to pursue higher education during 2017-2018 academic
Prim will be awarding (1) scholarship in the amount of
The scholarship may be applied to
tuition, books and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at
a certified institution of higher learning within the State of
There will be no restriction on any
applicant by reason of race, age, creed, color, sex or national
origin. The only limitation is as
- Applicants must be permanent Illinois residents.
- Applicants applying to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office for
this scholarship must be residents of McHenry County.
- Scholarship must be utilized at institutions of higher learning
within the State of Illinois.
- Student must be enrolled as a full-time student during the
2017-2018 school year (excluding summer session).
are now available at your local sheriff's office or on the Internet
www.ilsheriff.org. Students must complete the application,
answer the essay question and return all documentation to the
Sheriff's office in their permanent county of residency by April 3,
information, please contact your local Sheriff's office, high
school, advising center or college financial aid office.