O B J E C T I V E S:1. To encourage Scouts to advance and attain the Eagle rank.2. To recognize outstanding Eagle Scouts.3. To provide financial assistance for education or training beyond high school. This scholarship is to be used for tuition, books, and/or other college expenses.
C R I T E R I A F O R S E L E C T I O N:1. Must be a registered Eagle Scout in the Blackhawk Area Council at the time of application and receipt of award.2. Must be a high school senior or graduate.3. This is a one time non-renewable scholarship.
S E L E C T I O N P R O C E D U R E:1. Application must be submitted by December 28, 20182. Recipients will be recognized at the council’s Adult and Youth Recognition Dinner.3. Awards will be in the amount of $1,000.00.4. The number of scholarships presented will be determined by the funds available from the trust fund.5. Applications should include letters of recommendation from: a. Unit leader b. Head of chartered organization c. High school counselor d. Employer*At the end of this application you will have the opportunity to upload your recommendations. or you can have them mailed to Blackhawk Area CouncilAtt: Diehl Scholarship Applications2820 McFarland Rd.Rockford, IL 61107