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Scholarships

Due March 1

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One application for 6 different scholarships. Applications are due March 1, 2020.

Click below to download the application:

AASR Combined Application 2019

You can also apply for the Colville Scholarship. Click below to download the application:

2019 Colville Application

Scholarships
Robert B. Perkins Scholarship :
Applicants must reside in the state of Illinois. Applicants must have a B grade point average (3.0 on a scale of 4; or a 4.0 on a scale of 5). Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student. Applicants must have one of the following relatives who is or was, if deceased, a member in good standing of an Illinois Scottish Rite Valley: father, grandfather, brother or uncle. The scholarship will continue for as long as the recipient is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited institution of higher learning. However, it will be terminated at the end of the semester during which the recipients' grade point average is not a B or higher. It may also be terminated if the recipient changes institutions or his/her program without consent. The scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee at its June meeting. Applications are due by March 1.

Kresin Memorial Scholarship:
Applicants must reside in the state of Illinois. Applicants must have a B grade point average (3.0 on a scale of 4; or a 4.0 on a scale of 5). Scholarships will be awarded only to full-time students (12 semester hours or more). Scholarship eligibility shall be based primarily on scholastic merit as evidenced by academic performance. Applicants shall be judged equitably without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, or handicap. Scholarship applicants may pursue any academic field of undergraduate or graduate study without restriction. Scholarships may be awarded for a maximum of 4 years. Scholarship applicants desiring to renew their scholarships for the ensuing year must forward a letter of intent and a transcript of grades verifying continued eligibility to the Valley Scholarship Chairman no later than March  1st. The scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee at its June meeting.  Applications are due by March 1.

Louis L. Williams Scholarship:

Applicants must reside in the state of Illinois. Applicants must have a B grade point average (3.0 on a scale of 4; or a 4.0 on a scale of 5). Applicants must attend Illinois Wesleyan University at Bloomington, Illinois. Applicants must have one of the following relatives who is or was, if deceased, a member in good standing of an Illinois Scottish Rite Valley: father, grandfather, brother or uncle. The scholarship will continue for as long as the recipient is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at Illinois Wesleyan University. However, it will be terminated at the end of the semester during which the recipients' grade point average is not a B or higher. It will also be terminated if the recipient changes institutions. The scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee at its June meeting. Applications are due by March 1st.

Illinois Scottish Rite Scholarship Fund Health Career Fields:

Applicants must reside in the state of Illinois. Applicants must have a B grade point average (3.0 on a scale of 4; or a 4.0 on a scale of 5). Applicants must intend to enter the field of Health Care. Health Care includes (but is not limited to) nursing, physical or occupational therapy, radiology, anesthesiology, etc. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student. The scholarship will continue for as long as the recipient is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited institution of higher learning. However, it will be terminated at the end of the semester during which the recipients' grade point average is not a B or higher. It may also be terminated if the recipient changes institutions or his/her program without consent. The scholarship will be awarded without regard to race, gender, religion, age, or handicap. The IMSRSF Scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee at its June meeting. Applications are due by March 1st.

Leon M. Abbott Scholarship:
Named for Leon M. Abbott, Sovereign Grand Commander (1921 - 1932). The applicant must be a member of or directly related (bloodline or by legal means) to a Scottish Rite Mason in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction. Also eligible are members of youth organizations sponsored by the Masonic Fraternity in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction. The recipient must be either an undergraduate or graduate attending an accredited college or university for the upcoming academic year. While all other scholarships require a B average, The Abbott has a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.  When the scholarship is granted, it may continue for as long as the recipient is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college or university. However, it will be terminated at the end of the semester during which the recipient's cumulative grade point average is not a B or higher. It may also be terminated if the recipient changes institutions or his/her program without notification to the scholarship committee. A scholarship recipient desiring to renew his/her scholarship for the ensuing year must forward to the scholarship chairman a letter of intent declaring his/her desire to continue as a scholarship recipient. This information must be submitted by March 1 and must be accompanied by the most recent transcript available.


Scholarship applications and further information may be acquired by contacting: Scholarship Chairman: Peter J. Eisenmenger, Valley Of Danville 109 W. North Street Danville, IL 61832 Phone: (217)446-7620 or 1-800-917-2277

One more application that is available through one of the members of the Valley of Danville: Miner Scholarship Application

Please follow the directions on the application. Do not send this application to the Valley of Danville.