Three MacMurray students receive Promise Scholarships

August 30, 2017 | 1:46 PM

MacMurray College first-year students Sarah Dawdy, Margaret Doss and Savanna Long were among 19 local college students awarded Jacksonville Promise Scholarships Tuesday during a ceremony hosted by Illinois College.

The 2017 award recipients received scholarships of up to $2,000 toward tuition and fees for the current academic year. The Jacksonville Promise is a locally established scholarship dedicated to promoting the educational opportunities available in Jacksonville.

Doss told the Jacksonville Journal-Courier, “I’m very grateful for Jacksonville Promise,” she said. “I’m glad to see there is an organization like this helping local students.”

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