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Glen Ellyn Jaycees accepting scholarship applications

Published: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 11:15 a.m. CDT

GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Jaycees Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for local students seeking financial assistance for college, trade school or technical school.

The committee has awarded more than $250,000 in educational scholarships to students during the last 40 years.

Applicants must be Glen Ellyn residents and students between the ages of 16 and 21 years old. They must either be attending or planning to attend college, trade school or technical school.

Scholarship recipients are primarily chosen based on the person's community or church involvement and financial need.

To receive an application for a Jaycee Educational Scholarship Grant, send a request by mail to Mike Formento, 65 N. Exmoor Ave., Glen Ellyn, or email mikeformento@sbcglobal.net.

Applications will be accepted through July 29.

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