The Chapter FG of the Philanthropic Educational Organization in Taylorville has announced that applications are being accepted for a $1,000 scholarship. Kathy Coady, member of the Chapter FG of P.E.O. in Taylorville, told Regional Radio News that the scholarship is available to women who have graduated from Taylorville High School and have completed two years in college. She also mentioned the deadline for applications is May 20.
Coady noted they will review all applications, as educational and career goals, college grades, and financial need will be considered when determining the recipient. Applications are available from Suzie Freese at 824-9326 or Kathy Coady at 824-4630.
The P.E.O. is a woman’s philanthropic educational organization with local chapters throughout the world. Their projects include the Educational Loan Fund, International Peace Scholarship, Program for Continuing Education, Scholar Awards, Star Scholarship, and Cottey College.