Rebecca’s Dream is a 501(c)3 Foundation, committed to serving the community by promoting awareness and compassionate understanding of depression and bipolar disorder as real diseases. The Rebecca’s Dream Scholarships are an opportunity for high school senior students to address the serious issue of stigma associated with mental illness. Three applicants will be awarded $1,500, $1,000 or $500.
The scholarships are open to all seniors attending: Deerfield, Glenbrook North, Glenbrook South, Highland Park, Libertyville and Stevenson High Schools. The scholarships may be applied to an accredited two or four year college or university, technical or trade school or business college for tuition or fees.
Winners will be guests at the 2018 Rebecca’s Dream Benefit on February 24, 2018.
Awards Announced at Rebecca’s Dream’s 13th Annual Benefit February 24, 2018.
Write an essay on topic listed. The essay should be between 300-500 words, double spaced. Submit a word document or pdf.
Provide the name of a teacher or counselor to validate good academic standings
In order to ‘Change the Face of Depression’ we must change one mind at a time. Explain what you have done to help reduce the stigma of mental illness.