The 2019 Helen Whalen Scholarship

The Oak Lawn-Hometown PTA Council is proud to announce that it will be awarding three (3) $1,500.00 scholarships this year.  We welcome your application for the Helen Whalen Higher Education Scholarship Award.  Your signature on this application is evidence that you plan to attend an accredited institution of higher education.

The Helen Whalen Higher Education Scholarship has been a part of the District 123 PTA for decades.  It is given in honor of a Hometown PTA president that went on to become state District PTA president and School Board president, Helen Whalen.  
“Her dedication to students everywhere was remarkable and we wanted her legacy to continue so we created this scholarship in order to help the students reach their college goals,” said Pam Mallo, a parent on the PTA Council. 
For more information and to begin the application process please click below: