Deadline: February 1


Applicants must

- Be a graduating senior from or graduate of Guilford High School or a Mendota Township High School;
- Have a GPA of at least 2.0/4.0;
- Have financial need; and
- Be pursuing a vocational career.


Susan Munson Gilmore was born in Mendota, Illinois and graduated from Mendota High School and the University of Illinois. She began her teaching career in 1966 and taught Home Economics at Guilford High School. She had two children, Margaret and Tom, and enriched the lives of those around her.


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.

Would you like to support the Susan Kay Munson Gilmore Memorial Scholarship? You can make a donation directly to this fund, to help grow its impact and ability to provide educational resources for students in our community — forever!

Online Application


Unless otherwise noted, scholarships have a deadline of February 1 at 5 p.m.

How to Register & Apply

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