2019 Land of Lincoln Scholarship application

2019 Land of Lincoln Scholarship application

Illinois State Wild Turkey Federation
Land of Lincoln Scholarship

Application must be postmarked by: 11/01/19

Send applications and related materials to:
Dr. Robert E. Reich
Chair, Scholarship Committee
Illinois State Wild Turkey Federation
Animal Medical Clinics of Quincy
2803 Wismann Lane
Quincy, Illinois 62301

All applications subject to the following criteria:
A) Applicant must be resident of the state of Illinois
B) Applicant must be enrolled in a public community college, four year public college, or public university in the state of Illinois
C) Students may apply and receive a scholarship two years in a row
D) Two or more scholarships will be given each year
E) Two or more scholarships will be given for $500.00 for 1st and 2nd year students, $1000.00 for 3rd and 4th year students, and $1500.00 for graduate students.
F) Major course of study must be:
Conservation
Wildlife Management
Ecology
Conservation Law Enforcement
Related fields (as approved by the committee)
G) Recipient will be selected by a committee of board members of the Illinois
State Wild Turkey Federation
H) Applicants may be required to interview
I) It is required that the recipient attend the Illinois State Wild Turkey Federation Banquet in January of each year for publicity purposes. Tickets will be furnished.
J) Winners will be notified on or before 12/15/19

For further information, contact committee chair, Dr. Robert E. Reich at 217-222-8383 during normal business hours.
Email rereich@yahoo.com

Scholarship Application

2019-2020 Application Form

Illinois State Wild Turkey Federation

NAME___________________________________________________________________
ADDRESS________________________________________________________________
CITY________________________STATE________________ZIP__________________
SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER______-_____-_____ TELEPHONE_______________
**YOUR PERMANENT RESIDENCE MUST BE IN ILLINOIS

SCHOOL ATTENDING____________________________________________________
2019-2020 STATUS_________________________________________________________
DECLARED MAJOR________________DEGREE TO BE RECEIVED_____________
CURRENT GRADE POINT________OUT OF____AS OF_______________ (DATE)

CAMPUS ACTIVITIES¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬-_____________________________________________________
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CAMPUS HONORS_________________________________________________________
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RELATED EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCES___________________________________
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EXPLAIN WHY YOU SHOULD RECEIVE A SCHOLARSHIP (BE CREATIVE IN YOUR ANSWER) ____________________________________________________________________
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USE ADDITIONAL SHEETS IF NECESSARY.

HOW DO YOU FEEL ABOUT HUNTING AND FISHING AS A MANAGEMENT TOOL TO CONTROL AND REGULATE WILDLIFE POPULATIONS? ___________________
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PLEASE ATTACH A SYNOPSIS OF YOUR CAREER GOALS AND, IF YOU HAVE ONE, A COPY OF YOUR RESUME.

I HEREBY AUTHORIZE THE ILLINOIS STATE WILD TURKEY FEDERATION TO CONTACT MY COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY TO OBTAIN INFORMATION REGARDING MY ELIGIBILITY FOR SCHOLARSHIP.
(SIGNATURE)__________________________________________

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