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Scholarships

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Applications Due Feb. 1, 2019
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David Taylor

2011 Winner: David Taylor

David Taylor of Peotone is the 2011 recipient of the Allen May Conservation Scholarship.  David  is a graduate of Marian Catholic High School and is presently attending Joliet Junior College.  He will attend Governors State University in the fall.  David is also concentrating his studies in the Agricultural field and expects to become an Agricultural Consultant.  He is interested in sustainable agricultural practices and small-scale production farms.  David plays guitar and volunteers in his community.

Allison Meyer

2010 Winner: Allison Meyer

Allison Meyer, the recipient of the Richard McHugh Scholarship, is a student at Beecher High School and will be attending the University of Illinois, Urbana.  She will study Animal Sciences and plans to pursue a career as a veterinarian, specifically working to preserve and protect animals and their habitats.

Chloe' Mattia

2010 Winner: Chloe' Mattia

Chloe’ Mattia was awarded the Allen May Scholarship. She is a student at Plainfield Central High School in Plainfield and has been accepted by the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. Chloe’ will major in Natural Resources and Environmental Science.  She is considering future employment with the Environmental Protection Agency.

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