Joan Lally Musker Memorial Scholarship/Triton College Foundation - Application Opens September 15th for Spring

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Up to $500 per year for tuition, books, and fees.

BACKGROUND:The Joan Lally Musker Memorial Scholarship was created by Joan’s children, (including Maureen, a member of Triton College’s English Department), after her death in early 2011. Joan, who earned her Triton degree at age 50, valued education and firmly believed “If you can read, you can do anything.”

• G.P.A. of 3.0 or above
• Part-time or full-time, degree seeking student
• Female aged 25 or older and have taken at least six credit hours at Triton in a previous semester
• An essay is required – see topic below

This scholarship will begin accepting applications on September 15th. Please mark your calendars to apply during the specified application period.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Insert an essay that discusses your financial need and how a degree from Triton will impact your family (ie children) and life.