2020 Senior Scholarships

April 11, 2020

The C-U Optimist Club Scholarship is awarded to three High School Seniors from the Champaign County area annually in the amount of $1,000 each. This scholarship is given for the purpose of continuing education in a career choice that will enhance the community and youth. Scholarship recipients are selected based upon their service to the community and youth, and their career choice. Winners must relinquish the scholarship if he/she ends his/her education within the first year following the scholarship award and they must be able to attend a C-U Optimist Club meeting as a guest speaker and tell how the scholarship will enhance his/her education on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 6pm.

You can submit your scholarship using one of the following two methods:
Paper Submission: Click here

The deadline for scholarship applications is Saturday, April 11, 2020. Applications must be submitted online (at the above link) or emailed to mason.minnes@gmail.com by 11:59pm on April 11, 2020. No late applications will be accepted. If you have any questions, please email or call Mason at (217) 778-7736.