Applications are being accepted for the Margaret B. Scholarship. Lee, which will be awarded to a young woman who lives in Sanibel or Captiva or has a father who works on the islands.
Applicants may be a graduating high school student who will attend an accredited college or university, or a current student at one of these institutions. Academic achievement and financial need considerations.
The scholarship was created by Sanibel resident Jack Lee and his daughters to honor wife and mother Margaret “Margie” B. Lee who passed away in 2019. She was an active member of Sanibel PEO Morning Stars, which has remained affiliated with PEO North chapters.
The recipient will be selected by Sanibel Chapter FV of PEO
For more information or to apply, contact Robin Wright at 660-864-3655.
The scholarship is administered by the PEO Foundation of PEO International, a women’s educational charitable organization that provides grants and loans to high school graduates, graduate students, and women returning to the classroom for advanced degrees or certificates. For more information on other scholarships, visit peointernational.org.