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Illinois Sheriff's Association 2018 Scholarship

Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Winnebago County Sheriff's Office


News Media Release | News  Release Number 2018-020


Information: Illinois Sheriff’s Association announces scholarships


Date: 02-28-2018              Time:  10:00 hours           Page 1  of  1


The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announces that it will be awarding over $53,500 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2018-2019 academic year. The scholarships are to 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 Illinois:


Sheriff Gary Caruana, Winnebago County, will be awarding one (1) scholarship in the amount of $500.


There will be no restriction on any applicant by reason of race, age, creed, color, sex, or national origin.  The only limitations are as follows:


                Applicants must be permanent Illinois residents.


                Scholarships must be utilized at institutions of higher learning within the State of Illinois.


                Students must be enrolled as a full-time student during the 2018-2019 school year (excluding summer session).


Applications are now available at your local sheriff’s office or on the ISA Website Students must complete the application; answer the essay question and return all documentation to the Sheriff’s office in their permanent county of residence by March 15, 2018 (must be postmarked by this date.)  For more information, please contact your local Sheriff’s office, Illinois Sheriff’s Association, high school advising center, or college financial aid office.




:Chief Deputy


:Deputy Chief of Detective Bureau


:Deputy Chief of Patrol Bureau


:Deputy Chief of Administrative Bureau


:Deputy Chief of Support Services


:Superintendent of Corrections


:Accreditation Manager


S/A-32C  Revised 07/01/12



Sheriff Gary Caruana                          


Supervisor Authorizing Release



Date:  ___02/28/2018   Time:  _1000______ _ ___






Winnebago County
404 Elm Street
Rockford, IL 61101
OFC: (815) 319-4444

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