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    William Baar Memorial Scholarship

    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT:
    up to $1,000.

    BACKGROUND:
    The William Baar Memorial Scholarship was created in 1998 by then Illinois State treasurer Judy Baar Topinka, to honor her father’s memory. Mr. Baar was a longtime realtor who had a great love of music. The scholarship recognizes and assists students who intend to make music their career by focusing on either music performance and/or music education, and who plan to transfer to a four-year institution after graduating from Triton.

    REQUIREMENTS:
       • A Music major focusing on either music performance and/or education.
       • Student wishing to go on for a four year degree.
       • Part-time or full-time student.
       • The application essay should document the applicant’s community service or volunteer experience (required for the award).
       • Priority will be given to students with the greatest financial need.
       • Recipients may be asked to meet with Mr. Baar’s family to discuss their progress in college courses.

    DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:
    June 1.

    CONTACT:
    Scholarship Office at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3044.

    SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:
     Scholarship Application Form  Scholarship Application Form