Rebecca Loudean Scholarship – application deadline is April 1, 2017

The Rebecca Loudean Scholarship is to be awarded by the Metropolis Library Board of Trustees each year to buy books for a deserving student from Metropolis. This is done to honor one of the longest serving board members of the Metropolis Library Board of Trustees, Rebecca Loudean Wells. The scholarship was established by anonymous donor.

To be eligible one needs to be a Metropolis High School graduate who is enrolled in an institution of higher learning and one who expressed interest in Library Science as a major or a student who has actively volunteered or worked for the Metropolis Public Library in any capacity during their high school years. The fund will provide up to two $500 awards for books and education supplies.

Application Deadline: April 1st 2017
Awarded: May 6, 2017

Applications are available at the library located at 317 Metropolis Street, Metropolis. and is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. For Information call 618-824-4312, email, or visit website,