This scholarship is based on the Character Counts! pillar of Citizenship. It honors four young citizens of Elk Grove Village who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our nation in the wars that followed the September 11, 2001 attacks on our nation.
The four soldiers are: James S. Cronin, Phillip E. Frank, John T. Olson, and Adriana N. Salem. It is presented by a partnership of the Village of Elk Grove, The Friends of the Elk Grove Library, and the Community Character Coalition of Elk Grove.
Four scholarships will be awarded. Each is a non-renewable $1,000 scholarship to be used at a college or university, a junior college, or a trade or vocational school.
3:00 pm on Thursday, April 16, 2015
Download the application here.