The DeKalb County Community Services Department and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity offer Community Services Block Grant college scholarships.
To be eligible the applicant must be a permanent DeKalb County resident, and be a member of a family whose gross income from the past 90 days does not exceed 125 percent of the poverty level.
Deadline for applicants is 4:30 p.m. June 17, 2013.
For complete information and to obtain an application, contact the DeKalb County Community Services Department, 2550 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, or phone 815-758-3910.
Applications also are available online at www.dekalbcounty.org/communityservices.