Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation (ILREEF)
$1,000 annually, non-renewable.
One award offered annually.
George Patt was born September 5th, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois. After graduating from High School, George enlisted in the United States Navy at the height of the Korean conflict. George served in the Navy for the next twenty years rising from Seaman recruit to Commissioned Warrant Officer. During his service George was awarded the National Defense Medal, the Good Conduct Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Navy Achievement Medal, and the Navy Unit Commendation. George was always interested in furthering his education and it was during his Naval career he discovered his passion for real estate. In honor of George Patt, this scholarship will be awarded annually to a U.S. veteran in the state of Illinois who is also pursuing higher education in pursuite of a real-estate career. Selection is based on military service, academic performance, financial need, career plans, and the strength of recommendations.
Applications and information about this award are available on the Illinois Real Estate Educational Foundation website at the address provided above. In addition to the completed application form, st ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.