Scholarship available to female college student

Omicron Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is offering a scholarship to a young woman studying in the field of education.

The Omicron Grant-in-aid is for $1,000 and is available to a female college junior currently studying in the field of education at an accredited college or university in Illinois.

She must have graduated from a high school in Grundy, LaSalle or Putnam counties. Criteria for selection will be based on academic achievements, awards, activities and career goals.

Applications are due by Dec. 31.

The winner of the local grant will have her application submitted to the (Illinois) Lambda State, where she will compete for an additional $2,000 grant.

For information or an application contact Janna Greanias at jgreanias@ottawahigh.com