Shelbyville Daily Union
---- — The American Legion Auxiliary recently awarded Emily Griffin of Stewardson the Mildred R. Knoles Scholarship.
Emily will receive the scholarship at the american Legion Auxiliary Department Convention on July 13 in Springfield. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition at Lake Land College next fall.
The Illinois American Legion Auxiliary scholarships are judged on the following criteria: character/leadership, essay “What My Education Will Do for Me”, academic achievement and need.