Any person shall be eligible as a Regular member who is of the Protestant faith, above the age of eighteen years, and adheres to the Huguenot principles of Faith and Liberty, and is lineally descended in the male or female line from a Huguenot without regard to ethnic origins or particular section of the Protestant faith, who subsequent to December 10, 1520, and who, prior to the promulgation of the Edict of Toleration, November 28, 1787, emigrated from France to American or other County, or, a Huguenot who, in spite of religious persecution, remained in France.
The Huguenot Society of Illinois is pleased to be able to award at least one $500 Annual Scholarship to a member of The Huguenot Society of Illinois attending an accredited college or university. This scholarship may be renewed for up to four years, and is not limited to undergraduate work.
For more information or to request an application form please contact the President of The Huguenot Society of Illinois.
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The Registrar stands ready to work on papers for prospective members.
Please contact her with questions and requests for application papers.
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