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Scholarships to be given by Trust

Published: Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

STERLING – Trustees of Sterling-Rock Falls Community Trust will award college scholarships in April.

To qualify, candidates must be eligible to graduate in 2013 from Sterling High School, Rock Falls High School or Newman Central Catholic High School, and live within the Sterling-Rock Falls public school boundaries. 

In addition, full-time college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who graduated from one of these schools may apply or reapply for annual scholarships, which range from $400 to $2,500. 

For an application, see a high school counselor or go to Midland States Bank, 302 First Ave. Applications must be submitted by April 1.

The trust also provides grants to local charities and organizations in the Sterling-Rock Falls area.

The trustees are Peter Dillon, president; B.J. Wolf, vice president; John Miller, secretary; Ronald Hoffman; John McCormick; Julie Minnick; and Darla Schryver.

Gifts and bequests are always welcome.

For more information, contact a trustee or call Midland States Bank at 815-622-1329.

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