Horace Mann Offers College Scholarships to Educators'
Deadline: February 12, 2003
Headquartered in Springfield, Illinois, Horace Mann sells
retirement annuities and automobile, homeowners, and life
insurance to America's educators and their families. The
company's Scholarship Program provides funds to help
children of public and private school employees attend
The 2002-2003 program will offer twenty-six scholarships
totaling $50,000. Awards include one $10,000 scholarship;
five $4,000 scholarships; and twenty $1,000 scholarships.
Scholarships will be paid directly to the two- or four-
year college or university of each recipient's choice for
tuition, fees, and other educational expenses. To be
eligible, applicants must be a college-bound high school
senior whose parent or legal guardian is a U.S. public
or private school or college employee; have an overall
grade point average equivalent to at least a "B" average;
and have scored at least twenty-three on the ACT or 1,100
on the SAT.
Complete program information and an online application are
available at the Horace Mann Web site.