College & Scholarships

College & Scholarships

Please consider the invitation to donate to the Peace and Education Coalition (PEC) annual fundraiser for Scholarships and the work to network in the Back of the Yards Neighborhood. Currently the annual “Taste of the Back of the Yards” VIRTUAL Live Scholarship Fundraiser will be celebrated Saturday, May 16th, 11 AM to 1 PM, as we work together to keep our families safe from COVID-19.  Your donation helps support scholarships for young people with a dream for a higher education and who have provided service to our community. This is our 23rd year in providing scholarships to our youth. The scholarships will be awarded this summer!  For more information please write to:  ask@peaceandeducation.org

ATTENTION COLLEGE STUDENTS:  to learn about scholarship opportunities, receive updates and bulletins, and/or information about the Peace and Education Coalition and service opportunities in the Back of the Yards: write to ask@peaceandeducation.org.

The 2020 Scholarship applications are now closed! Look for the next opportunity for applying April, 2021.  Thank you!