• Enlightened Minds Essay Contest

    Posted by CHRIS COPLAN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS on 3/2/2018 3:28:00 PM

    Download application here

    The Golden Torch Foundation, In conjunction with the men of the Kappa Pi Lambda (Alumni Chapter) of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. presents its annual essay writing contest.  The premise of this contest is to award scholastic achievement while also promoting elevated thoughts on social, intellectual, and economic issues in their everyday lives. There will be 3 prizes given for our top 3 participants and the requirements are as follows:


    • Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA
    • 2 letters of Recommendation
    • Official Transcript
    • Resume
    • Completed essay maximum 1000 words on said topic:

    Topic: What is the most pressing issue in the Peoria Community

    as it stands today? Additionally how would you propose to

    resolve the issue?


    • For more information on our Chapter or the Essay Please visit:



    All applications must be postmarked by May 4, 2018

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  • Peoria Promise Application Information

    Posted by CHRIS COPLAN, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION on 3/2/2018 3:00:00 PM

    As a reminder, the Peoria Promise application is now open until May 1. We encourage any seniors who plan to attend Illinois Central College in the fall to complete the application. It takes 10 minutes. Attached you will find flyers with details on how the program works. 

    Download a flyer and information here.

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