Marvin J and Thomas Leo Likes Math Scholarship

This scholarship honoring the memories of Marvin J Likes and Thomas Leo Likes is held with Community Foundation of the Quincy Area. Scholarship applications are handled by Western High School in Barry, Illinois. The scholarship is directed to the recipient’s college or university the first semester of his or her sophomore year and will be administered through the Community Foundation.

The Marvin J Likes and Thomas Leo Likes Math Scholarship reflects the two men’s standards.  “Both were an inspiration and encouragement for young people to better themselves,” said Ralph Garner, who was a long-time employee of Likes Land Surveyors, Inc., Barry, Illinois.  The scholarship is awarded to a student who:

  • scores a minimum 27 ACT composite or equivalent SAT score,
  • graduates from Western High School,
  • declares his or her intent to obtain a bachelor’s degree or a degree leading to a bachelor’s degree in math, math education, engineering, surveying, or engineering/surveying

Anyone can make a gift to any fund at any time to help it grow. To make a gift to the Marvin J and Thomas Leo Likes Math Scholarship, please click here.