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Hopedale Medical Foundation Seeking Scholarship Applications
January 18, 2013

Hopedale, IL – Hopedale Medical Foundation is again accepting applications from high school seniors and college freshmen for its Spring 2013 Scholarship Awards. The Foundation has awarded over $450,000 in scholarships to area students since 1980.

All public High School Seniors and College Freshman, as well as Private and Home-Schooled Seniors whose permanent residence has been within the following school districts for a minimum of one year prior to application are eligible: Olympia, Tremont, Delavan, Hartsburg/Emden, Deer Creek/Mackinaw and Midwest Central.

Applications may be picked up at your high school counselor’s office or at HMC Administration building located at 107 Tremont Street in Hopedale. Applications are also available online at
Applications must be received in the HMC Administration office by Friday, March 8, 2013 at 4:00 pm.

Scholarships are divided into three groups:
1. Two (2) Healthcare Scholarships of $2,000; One (1) Healthcare Scholarship at $3,000 and Two (2) Healthcare Scholarships at $1,000 each.
All healthcare fields of study are eligible.
2. One (1) Family Farm Scholarship – $4,000
Students entering the Agricultural Field are eligible.
3. One (1) Founder’s Scholarship –$5,000
Any field of study related to Healthcare
Applications are judged by an independent panel of judges who will review: ACT/SAT Scores, Financial Need (optional), Class Standing, Counselor’s Recommendation, Applicant’s Narrative, Other Favorable Recommendations, Community/Extra-curricular Involvement.
Winners will be announced in late April 2013.

Questions should be directed to Jane Foffel at (309) 449-4296.
Good Luck!