Sandburg Criminal Justice Student Awarded Scholarship

Sept. 20, 2013
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College Foundation has awarded the Galesburg Police Benevolent & Protective Association Unit 19/Bill Herrin Memorial Scholarship to Sandburg student Mariah Armstrong of Galesburg.


Armstrong was awarded a $500 scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year. This scholarship is awarded to a full-time student in Sandburg’s criminal justice program who has a minimum 2.5 grade point average.


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L to R: Marcia Bullis, Carl Sandburg College Foundation Board president; Nancy Herrin; scholarship recipient Mariah Armstrong; and officer Dan Williams, Galesburg Police Benevolent & Protective Association president.