Scholarship Applications

Each year, the following scholarships are administered by our Trust & Wealth Management Department. Scholarship applications must be postmarked no later than April 17th, or hand delivered to our Trust and Wealth Management Department in Mattoon by April 17th.  Applications submitted after April 17th will not be accepted for any reason.

Click here to download our 2018 Scholarship Application.


Available Scholarships:


Anna B. Welch Memorial Trust Scholarship Trust

  • Must be enrolled in a Medical Field of Study
  • Must be a resident of Coles or Cumberland Counties for the last 5 years
  • Must be a full-time student (12 or more semester credit hours)

Barger Family Charitable Foundation Trust Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Mattoon, Charleston, Cumberland or Neoga High School
  • Must have been admitted to or attending an accredited college in the field of agriculture

Elgin and Genevieve Daily Scholarship Fund

  • Must be enrolled in an agricultural field of study at Lake Land College or the University of Illinois
  • Must be a resident of Coles or Moultrie County
  • Must be a full-time student (12 or more credit hours)

Harry L., John L., and Catherine H. Smysor Memorial Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Windsor High School, or a parent must have graduated from Windsor High School
  • May be part-time or full-time student

J. Logan Gover Family Scholarship Fund

  • Must have attended a high school in Coles County and graduated or obtained a GED
  • Must be entering a vocational field and not seeking a four year degree
  • May be part-time, but must indicate intended hours
  • Preference give to those already in the work force and who are also in the nursing or agricultural field

Emily Burgess/Osborne Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Mattoon High School
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Open to any field of study

John and Daisy Mason Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Mattoon High School
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Open to any field of study

Myrna Johnson Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Mattoon High School
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must be enrolled in the field of nursing

Irene Storey Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a graduate of Mattoon High School
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must be enrolled in the field of nursing