The Board of Directors at the Youth Service Bureau has established a scholarship program to acknowledge and celebrate the end of our former executive director's 25-year career helping youth in our community. The Kathleen Wright Social Work Scholarship Fund will be award a graduating senior $1,000 toward their education in the field of social work. The scholarship application is open to students who reside in Sangamon, Christian, Logan, Mason, or Menard counties.
To apply for the scholarship, students need to write a personal letter including the following information:
All letters need to be postmarked no later than March 15, 2023. The chosen recipient will be notified through their high school by May 1. 2023.
Please address letters to:
Kathleen Wright Scholarship Fund
c/o Youth Service Bureau
2901 Normandy Road
Springfield, IL 62703
2020: Diamond D.
2021: Taylor S. and Eva G.
2022: Brooke Heubner
2023: Morgan Beyers