Posted Online: March 07, 2014, 7:23 pm

QCALM taking scholarship applications

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Applications are available for the 2014, I. Weir Sears, Sears Manufacturing Company and Louis DeFrieze, United Food and Commercial Workers Union Scholarships. Two $1,000 scholarships will be given at QCALM's annual Awards Luncheon on April 17.

The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage graduating seniors from Henry, Mercer and Rock Island counties in Illinois and Muscatine, Scott and Clinton counties in Iowa, to continue their formal education at a four-year college, university, community college or a vocational/technical school.

Applications are due by March 28, and winners will be notified by April 11.

For an application, contact David Buller at 309-794-9194 or