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John D. and Melinda (Mindy) L. Stadel Scholarship

To provide educational resources to Christian students that show a commitment to their community through service.

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Why is it important to demonstrate your faith through acts of service, and how do you do this personally?


Applicant must:

- Be a high school graduating senior;
- Be a resident of Winnebago, Boone, Ogle, or Stephenson County;
- Have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0/4.0; 
- Be a Christian actively involved in their faith community; and 
- Have a minimum of 75 community service hours during high school.

Financial need will be considered.

The applicant must have an additional reference from their Pastor or another leader in their faith community. This reference should highlight how the student's Christian beliefs are demonstrated through their church and/or community service.