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    William Barr 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. Barr’s family to discuss their progress in college courses

    DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:
    June 1

    SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:

     Scholarship Application Form  Scholarship Application Form

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