Meet the scholarship recipient: Drew Hove

An honors graduate from Morton High School, Drew is now completing his first year at Illinois Central College in pursuit of an Associates in Arts Degree. He anticipates completing requirements for a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.

In his part-time job with GNC, he was recognized for achieving their Platinum Level in sales. In high school, Drew was a starter on the varsity football team during his junior and senior years, helping the team to qualify for the Illinois State Playoffs. His volunteer efforts include service with the South Side Mission to feed the hungry and fundraising efforts for the Saint Jude Midwest Affiliate. He is known to be “a considerate, hardworking and goal-oriented young man.” His football coach states that “Drew understands the value of hard work and has a relentless desire to pursue success. I consider him a model of the hard work and commitment we wish all our students possessed.”