The Jouris Family Scholarship will not be accepting new applications at this time. The scholarship will only make an award to a qualifying past recipient for the 2018-2019 academic year.
For the study of mathematics or physical sciences at an accredited college, university or junior college.
- Be a graduating senior from an accredited public or private high school within Winnebago County; and
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0.
Applicants' post-secondary curriculum must be dominated by mathematics and/or physical science. However, applicants do not have to major in these two subjects and can major in fields related to mathematics (i.e. statistics, engineering, etc.) or physical science (i.e. physics, chemistry, astronomy, earth science, etc.).
Recipient's award will be renewed automatically for up to four years so long as the recipient continues to be eligible and enrolled in undergraduate study.
Taking into consideration the background and criteria of this scholarship, why are you the best candidate to receive it? You may want to discuss your past academic or personal achievements, leadership skills, community and school involvement, or obstacles you’ve overcome.