Scholarship Opportunities

John Mink Memorial Scholarship

George Bates has provided resources to support clients of Rosecrance with two annual $1000  scholarships to be used for classes at Rock Valley College. These scholarships are given in memory of John Mink, a long-time Rosecrance Board member who made many significant contributions to the organization.

Qualified Scholarship Applicants are:

  • a current or past inpatient client of a Rosecrance substance use treatment facility and/or a current or past resident of one of the Rosecrance recovery homes
  • age 26 or younger
  • planning to further his/her education through attendance at Rock Valley College

Applicants must complete the application and submit it to Rosecrance by no later than April 15, .2017. Applications can be sent by email to DLynde@rosecrance.org or mailed to Denita Lynde, Rosecrance, 2704 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103 (must be postmarked by 4/15/17).

Awards will be announced in May 2017.

Click here to download the application.


Donna Gillette Memorial Scholarship

The Gillette Family has provided resources to support clients of Rosecrance with several annual $1000  scholarships. These scholarships are given In loving memory of wife and mother, Donna Gillette, who dedicated many years as a nurse at Rosecrance.

Qualified Scholarship Applicants are:

  • a current or past inpatient client of a Rosecrance substance use treatment facility and/or a current or past resident of one of the Rosecrance recovery homes
  • age 26 or younger
  • planning to further his/her education through attendance at a two or four year college or university, or a career or technical program

Applicants must complete the application and submit it to Rosecrance by no later than April 15, .2017. Applications can be sent by email to DLynde@rosecrance.org or mailed to Denita Lynde, Rosecrance, 2704 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103 (must be postmarked by 4/15/17).

Awards will be announced in May 2017.

Click here to download the application.

 

To contribute to the educational scholarship funds, please contact The Rosecrance Foundation at 815-387-5636 or aboccignone@rosecrance.org.