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June 24, 2024

2024 Hazel York Scholarship awarded to 2 recipients

From Left to Right: Adalynn Miller and Madison Roberts

(MATTOON, Illinois – June 17, 2024) Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2024 recipients of the Hazel York Scholarship. Scholarships totaling $4,000 have been awarded to graduates of Shelby County who will be studying medicine or nursing.

The recipients are:

Adalynn Miller, a graduate of Shelbyville High School studying occupational therapy at the University of Indiana.

Madison Roberts, a 2024 graduate of Shelbyville High School pursuing a degree in communication disorders at Eastern Illinois University.

The Hazel York Scholarship is made possible by the generous scholarship endowment supporting current seniors and graduates of high schools in Shelby County, Illinois who are studying medicine or nursing.

Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation manages more than 200 funds for the immediate and long-term benefit of communities in southeastern Illinois. For more information, contact Alex Pleasant, President/CEO of Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation, at 217.342.4988 or


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