Ina Peabody Sledge Award

The Ina Peabody Sledge Award is given to undergraduate students, in good standing, with a cumulative grade-point average of 2.5 or above. Preference is given to residents of Alorton, Brooklyn, Centreville, East St. Louis, Venice, and Washington Park. Applicants will be selected on the following criteria that embody the positive ideology of Ina Peabody Sledge: a strong pursuit of educational goals, strong character and moral fortitude, a caring, motivated, and giving attitude and active community involvement. Applicants should include a list of activities, community service, and honors, three letters of reference and an essay, approximately 500 words, double spaced, on your life’s ambition addressing the above criteria.

Award
$500
Area of Interest
Library and Information Services
Deadline
02/01/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide a list of community service activities and honors.
  2. Please provide a letter of reference for this opportunity.
  3. Please provide an essay (approximately 500 words) on the following topic: "Your life's ambition in addressing a strong pursuit of educational goals, strong character and moral fortitude, a caring, motivated and giving attitude and active community involvement."
  4. Is your hometown any of the following?