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Utilities to offer scholarships

Published: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCK FALLS – The city of Rock Falls with the Illinois Municipal Utilities Association are offering a scholarship competition program for high school seniors.

Eligible applicants must be seniors whose parents or legal guardians are residential customers of the city of Rock Falls Municipal Utility. Those applying need to submit an application and an essay of 500 words or less addressing their choice of one of four utility-related questions. The deadline is March 7.

Visit www.rockfalls61071.com for scholarship packets.

A committee of municipal utility officials will select four finalists, each of whom will receive a certificate and $500 scholarship award. Winners will be announced in April.

This is the 14th year for the scholarship.

Call IMUA at 217-789-4632 for more information.

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