10th: Lilly Kickoff Event
24th: Board Meeting
31st: Lilly Scholarship Applications Due By 4:30 p.m.
4th: Office Closed for Labor Day
20th: Lilly Top 10 Candidates Identified
28th: Board Metting
2nd: Grant Applications Due By 4:30 p.m.
2nd: Lilly Top 10 Banquet at 6:00 p.m.
16th: Lilly Finalist Interviews 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
18th: Professional Advisors Seminar
24th: Grants Committee Meeting
26th: Board Meeting
Quotes from the 1st Annual Lilly Scholars Picnic:
“It’s not every day you receive a Lilly Scholarship, but it will change your life every day after.” -Amanda Short, 2011 Lilly Recipient
“Being a board member has opened my eyes to the needs of our county.” -Lyle “Skip” Overmyer, Board Member
“The Lilly Scholarship has allowed me to pursue my goals in education without worrying about the enormous debt that comes with higher education.” -Kyle Lehman, 2001 Lilly Recipient
“The scholarship selection process gives me the opportunity to meet fine young people with bright futures, and to feel I’ve participated in their educational process.” -Sheryl Thurston, Board Member
“It’s a great thing to honor great kids.” -Anonymous Board Member