Applications being accepted for Villa Park Junior Women's Club scholarship

VILLA PARK — Young women from Villa Park are encouraged to apply for the Villa Park Junior Women's Club scholarship, which will award $1,000 to benefit a female student.

The scholarship is not based on financial need; it rewards young women for their involvement in community service activities.

Applications are available online at vpjwc.org and the deadline to apply is Friday.

To be qualified for the scholarship, the applicant must be a senior in high school, have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0, be active in community service and submit two letters of recommendation.

Any applications can be sent to Villa Park Junior Women's Club Scholarship, PO Box 6232, Villa Park, IL 60181.