Gordon Shipp Memorial Scholarship
The Gordon Shipp Memorial Scholarship is given each year by the Illinois Valley Chapter of Whitetails Unlimited, in memory of long time member and friend, Gordon Shipp. He had a passion for the outdoors, the wildlife that inhabits it, and the conservation of both.
Any high school senior in the Illinois Valley area that plans to pursue a career in Wildlife conservation or Fishery qualifies to apply for this $500.00 scholarship.
Please send an essay of 1000 words or less including your interests and goals of this career choice and why you feel you should receive this scholarship. Be sure to include your full name, address and phone number. It will need to be postmarked by March 1, 2019 and mailed to:
Illinois Valley Whitetails Unlimited
c/o Mike Carrow
1010 N. Gosse St.
Princeton, IL 61356
The scholarship will be presented at their annual banquet on March 15, 2019.