Recognizing the great need for skilled trades scholarships, Roy and Carol created this opportunity for students who have or will be graduating from an Allegan County high school.
Roy & Carol McIlwaine Skilled Trades Fund
Who is eligible? A graduate of any Allegan County public high school who is age 21 or under and pursuing a license or certification in a skilled trade.
To Apply… Pick up an application at any Allegan County public high school guidance office, any Allegan County library, the Allegan Area Technical and Education Center, the Ottawa Careerline Tech Center, or the Allegan County Community Foundation. Visit www.alleganfoundation.org/scholarships to download and print the application.
Scholarships Awards… Up to five scholarships will be awarded annually. Each scholar will receive up to $2,000 with the opportunity to renew for an additional year for $2,000 ‘Tools of the trade’ may be purchased with scholarship funds.