In accordance with Commander-in-Chief Norris’ General Order no. 19, and with understanding of the many challenges that our Nation’s students are facing during this unprecedented public health crisis, the application deadline for the SUVCW Scholarship is extended through APRIL 30, 2020.
Click here for instructions and an application form. Winning scholarship recipients will be notified directly. Completed applications and references should be mailed to:
In accordance with Commander-in-Chief Norris’s General Order No. 18, the Lincoln Tomb Observance scheduled for April 18, has been cancelled. This is due to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control to cancel all gatherings of people greater than 10 people. We look forward to restoring this celebration of a great President next year.
All are invited to participate in the 64th Annual Lincoln Tomb Ceremony, sponsored by the SUVCW and MOLLUS, commemorating the 155th Anniversary of President Lincoln’s Death. It will be held at the Lincoln Tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, IL at 10 AM on Saturday, April 18, 2020.
Headquarters Hotel: President Abraham Lincoln Hotel, 701 E. Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701. The room rate is $105 for a single-quad. A 10% discount at Lindsay’s Restaurant is included. Call 1-866-788-1860 for reservations and mention “Sons of Union Veterans” to receive the rate. Reserve your room by March 27, 2020. After this, remaining blocked rooms will be released.
Luncheon will be held at the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel at 12:30 P.M. The luncheon will feature a talk to be determined. Luncheon coast is $35 per person. Luncheon reservations must be made by April 6, 2020, and cancellations must be made before same date if a refund is requested. A Luncheon reservation form is found on page 12 of the Winter, 2020 edition of The Banner, or download this PDF COPY.