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Gene Bradford Memorial Scholarship

Updated: Oct 6, 2021

To provide educational resources for a graduating senior from Byron High School to pursue a degree in education or sciences.

Applicants must:

- Be a graduating senior or graduate from Byron High School;

- Be pursuing a degree in education or science. For the purposes of this scholarship, ``scientific field`` refers to the hard sciences such as physics, chemistry, or biology.

Preference will be given to students who intend to teach K through 12 science.

Learn more about the Gene Bradford Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL). CFNIL's scholarship application opens December 1 and closes February 1 every year. Learn more about CFNIL's scholarship program and application process at

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL at

Photo of Gene Bradford and logo for the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois

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