The Sauk Valley Community College Donald Puterbaugh Memorial Scholarship is an annual scholarship established to assist one or more Sauk Valley Community College student athletes that graduated from Sterling High School.
- Sterling High School student athlete. Graduate of Sterling High School. Resident of Sterling School District. Must be a full time SVCC student athlete. Demonstrated scholastic achievement with a GPA 3.0 or higher. Must have financial need as determined by the SVCC Financial Aid Department.
- Five (5) scholarships at $800.00 each.
- Qualifying Expenses:
- Tuition, books and fees. No part of this scholarship will be awarded to the recipient, all unused funds will be returned to the Sauk Valley College Foundation.
- Application Requirements:
- Complete the SVCC Donald Puterbaugh Memorial Scholarship application. Submit a 200 word essay on how your involvement in athletics has influenced your future goals. Submit a letter of recommendation from the Sterling High School Athletic Director. Submit unofficial transcript with current GPA listed to demonstrate scholastic achievement. Must have completed FAFSA on file in SVCC Financial Aid Department.