The Edwardsville Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Raymond & Lucia Weber Scholarship. This $1500 award will go to a graduating senior at Edwardsville High School who will continue their education in the field of special education or the field of medicine with the plan of becoming either a special education teacher or a physician, registered nurse, physician assistant or nurse practitioner.
“As graduates of the EHS Class of 1968, thankful for having received an excellent high school education preparing us for eventual careers in Special Education and Medicine, we hope to
pay it forward by establishing this Scholarship Fund for future EHS graduates,” Raymond and Lucia Weber, fund sponsors said.
“We are pleased to offer this new award for graduating seniors at Edwardsville High School and appreciate all of our scholarship fund sponsors whose generosity allowed for $86,500 in
scholarship awards in 2021,” Pam Farrar, ECF Executive Director said.
Criteria for the award include completion of application, 2 recommendations, and a brief essay describing interest and future goals in the fields of special education or medicine.
Applicants should be ranked in the top 25% of the graduating class.
Click here to donate to the Raymond & Lucia Weber Scholarship at ECF
Donations can also be mailed to ECF-Weber Scholarship, PO Box 102, Edwardsville, IL 62025