- This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors who attend school in and are residents of Illinois.
- To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and be US citizens.
- Applicants must have a history of extracurricular activities that demonstrates a willingness to accept leadership responsibilities (student government, club officer, etc.) or a commitment to civic responsibility, social consciousness, and a willingness to serve the community (community service projects, volunteer activities with local service agencies or charitable institutions, etc.). They must also plan to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at an Illinois school.
- To apply for this scholarship, applicants must interview a current township official.
- Deadline: March 1, 2013
- Award: $2,500