BENTON – Franklin County Sheriff David Bartoni said Monday the sheriff’s department will award one $500 Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship this year.
This scholarship is part of $58,000 in college scholarships to be awarded by the Illinois Sheriff’s Association to students in Illinois wishing to pursue higher education during the 2021-22 academic year.
The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the state of Illinois. Full-time online learning is considered acceptable.
For more information or a scholarship application, click here.