Extension to ACES Scholarship - U of I Extension

News Release

Extension to ACES Scholarship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 12, 2017

University of Illinois Extension and the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) are pleased to offer up to 54 scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year. University of Illinois Extension is the flagship outreach effort of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, offering educational programs to residents of all of Illinois' 102 counties. Two scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded in each of the 27 Extension Units. To learn more about Extension, visit extension.illinois.edu. University of Illinois Extension Unit 18 will be awarding two scholarships to incoming freshman or transfer students from Christian, Jersey, Macoupin or Montgomery County.

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or transfer students who are current residents of Illinois, who will be majoring within the College of ACES at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign during the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicants will be ranked on the basis of academic achievement, leadership and good citizenship. Priority will be given to incoming freshmen, but transfer students are encouraged to apply.

To apply, visit academics.aces.illinois.edu/scholarships/new-students. Award decisions will be made on a rolling basis beginning December 1, 2017 until all are awarded. For questions, please contact cacesoap@illinois.edu.

University of Illinois Extension provides practical education that help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. For more information visit the Unit 18 website at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cjmm or contact your local Extension office.

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