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The Ladies’ Literary Club Foundation was created in 2000 to administer scholarship donation distribution.  All donations to the foundation are tax deductible.The Ladies’ Literary Club Foundation was created in 2000 to administer scholarship donation distribution.  All donations to the foundation are tax deductible.

2019-20 Scholarship recipients are: 

Sarah George Scholarship-  Teara White

Joan Willoughby Scholarship-  Kelly Duke

Barbara Weiss Scholarship-  Mirren White

 

The Sarah George Scholarship

The first Sarah George Scholarship of the Ladies’ Literary Club was awarded May 13, 1953, although the original fund was started in May 1928.  It was established as a Student Loan Fund to honor Mrs. Sarah Wadhams George, a brilliant leader and twice president (1882-83 and 1910-12) of the club. Scholarship recipients are female graduates of the Ypsilanti Community Schools attending Eastern Michigan University. 
Contact your Ypsilanti schools counselor if you wish to apply.

The Joan Willoughby Scholarship

The Joan Willoughby Scholarship was established in 1999 with a grant from Dr. Robert Willoughby in memory of his wife, a dedicated and beloved club past president. The scholarship is for an area high school graduate or nontraditional student pursuing a degree in the health care field from Washtenaw Community College.   
Contact a Washtenaw Community College counselor if you wish to apply.

The Barbara Weiss Scholarship 

The Barbara Weiss Scholarship was established with the 2014-2015 club year.  This scholarship is in honor of former club president and club leader Barbara Weiss.   Scholarship recipients are female graduates of the Ypsilanti Community Schools attending Eastern Michigan University. 
Contact your Ypsilanti schools counselor if you wish to apply.

Foundation Board                               (Scholarship)

Penny Schreiber ……………….Chairman

Fofie Pappas ……………Secretary

Valerie Mills ………………Treasurer

Mary Claire Anhut …………….Trustee

Cordelia  Lokensgard …………Trustee