|Date||Organization||Location||Scholarship Title||Major(s)||Award Amount(s)||Eligibility Requirements||Direct Link to Application||Contact Info|
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|3/22/2019||Colleges That Change Lives (CTCL)||National||CTCL Scholarship||Any||$1000/year for all four years||Must be enrolling in one of the CTCL colleges - see link for complete list||http://ctcl.org/2019-scholarship-application/|
|3/22/2019||Rotary Club of Norridge-Harwood Heights||Local||Norridge-Harwood Heights Rotary Scholarship||Any||1,500.00||Resident of Norridge, Harwood Heights, or Norwood Park Township||Come to CCRC for scholarship||Jennifer Kelsall at firstname.lastname@example.org|
|3/28/2019||FIDM National Scholarship Competition||National||FIDM National Scholarship Competition||Various||8-1 yr. scholarships plus more than 20 others of various values||Viait bit.ly/FIDMscholarship for entry information and details.||bitly/FIDMscholarship||Questions? Call: 800.262.3436 or 818.990.2241|
|3/29/2019||Park Ridge Rotary Foundation (New)||Local||Make a Difference Scholarship||Any||Each award varies - 8 scholarships awarded totaling $5,000||Live in Park Ridge and/or attend a high school in Park Ridge (Maine South or Maine East); focus is on character/leadership/service to others and not academics; Applicants need to do research on the Rotary or will not be considered||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByG_lNtYZgHHQ0o5alplMWd3bFJETm1rZkpfTTNwcEZXVmxR/view?usp=sharing||Jesse.Pleuss@gcgfinancial.com|
|3/29/2019||Northwestern Memorial Foundation||Cook, DuPage, Lake, McHenry, or Will counties||Marianjoy Scholarship Program||Any||$2,500.00||Student must be functionally impaired or physically disabled, former Marianjoy patients are eligible regardless of residence, and planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university OR a vocational-technical school.||https://foundation.nmh.org/marianjoyscholarship|
|3/29/2019||Oakton Community College (New)||Oakton CC District||Wentcher Foundation Scholarship||Any||3,500.00||- 3.0 unweighted GPA|
- US citizen or FAFSA-eligible non-citizen
- Senior from Oakton CC District school
- Must provide printed transcript, two letters of rec, FAFSA SAR, application, essay and take part in a personal interview.
|3/31/19 (Dependent Scholarship)|
5/30/19 (All others)
|Navy Wives Club of America||National||Multiple scholarships||Any||30 scholarships of $1,000 or $1,500||Student must a dependent daughter/son of enlisted or retired member of the US NAVY, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard. |
Financial Need. 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
|3/31/2019||Harwood Heights-Norridge Chamber of Commerce||Local||Scholarship Program||Any||1,500.00||Must live in Norridge or Harwood Heights; essay; extracurricular||https://www.harwoodnorridgechamber.com/scholarship||Julie Jensen Smolka: email@example.com|
|3/31/2019||ACACIA Fraternity at the University of Iowa (New)||University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA||Thomas H. MacBride Leadership Scholarship||Angy||$250-$3,000||Male; must be attending the University of Iowa in the fall; leadeship; extracurricular involvement||https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4c3bccef24a71400bb8630341/files/48fdaf49-6f93-40c6-9e18-bfdc1206b1a8/Macbride_Leadership_Scholarship_Application.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|3/31/2019||Palumbo Family Foundation (New)||Hillside, IL||Palumbo Family Foundation Scholarship||Any||Varies||3.0+ GPA, annual gross family income of $48500 or less, be a resident in Illinois' Cook, Dupage, Kane, Lake, or Will counties for at least 6 months, and a U.S. citizen.||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_aord0sok9xd0toT1VBU2ZMd1hWTEs4QWJMTFBmOG80eXBV/view?usp=sharing|
|3/31/2019||Des Plaines Arts Council (New)||Des Plaines, IL||Des Plaines Art Council Scholarship||Fine Arts, Performing Arts or Literary Arts||$1,000.00||Des Plaines Postal Code. Scholarships are to be used for tuition to study the fine, performing or literary arts.
Eligible programs include, but are not limited to, freshman college tuition, specialized
training, private lessons, summer camps or special programs in any facet of the fine,
performing or literary arts.
|https://dpartscouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/2019-Arts-Council-Scholarship-Cover-Letter-App.-Final.pdf||Donna Catlett at (847) 296-1409 or Linda Traina at (847) 341-4146|
|3/31/2019||Twentieth Century Club and Foundation of Park Ridge||Local||Twentieth Foundation Club Foundation Scholarships||Any||$1,000-$2,000||Financial need, extracurricular involvement, scholastic merit; Must be resident of Park Ridge||pick up paper app in CCRC or visit www.pr20cc.org|
|3/31/2019||Light House Guild (New)||State/ National||Scholarship Program||Any||up to 10,000 dollars||proof of legal blindness, proof of U.S. citizenship, or legal residency, documentation of academic achievement, chosen college must be recognized by the council of higher education||https://www.lighthouseguild.org/patients-families/scholarships/college-bound-scholarship-application/||800-284-4422|
|4/1/2019||Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (New)||Local||2019 Scholarship||Any||$2,500||Must graduate from a CPS or suburban Chicago high school in 2019; have experienceds homlessness, living in a shelter, on the street, or doubled-up in someone else's home; 2.5 cum GPA or higher; FAFSA filed by April 1||https://www.chicagohomeless.org/scholarships/||Christy Savellano at email@example.com or (773) 906-3402 with questions.|
|4/1/2019||DDLR Scholarship Fund - (New)||Chicagoland Area||Denis De La Rosa Scholarship||Any||$4,000||Undocumented student (DACA not required)|
Admitted to or enrolled in an undergraduate degree-seeking program at an accredited 4-year college or university.
Enroll for at least 12 credit hours for the 2017-2018 academic year.
3.0 unweighted GPA or above (out of 4)
Demonstrated leadership (via athletics, employment, student organizations,community service, etc)
Reside in the Chicago land area
|4/1/2019||PFLAG (Parents, Friends and Families of Lesbian, Gay, and Transgender Persons) - (New)||Illinois||2019 Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Lesbian and gay youth 17 years or older (not to exceed 22 years of age).|
Applying to attend (or currently attending) a post-secondary educational institution.
Cannot be a prior winner of this award.
Must be a resident of the state of Illinois at the time of application.
|4/1/2019||Maine East High School||Maine East Only||Physical Education Leadership Scholarship Award||Any||TBA||Must be a Maine East PE Leader who demonstrates the Maine East 5 Principles of Leadership.||https://drive.google.com/file/d/1snHtBLYaITtBbL_DTv6cDhvJk34IqZpS/view?usp=sharing|
|4/1/2019||Maine East High School||Maine East Only||Maine East Common Scholarships||Any||varies||The ME Common Scholarship Application is a way to apply to 5 scholarships at one time. The scholarships have different requirements for eligibilty. Look at the scholarship form to see requirements.||https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UWNhSPMCY3UgiTFVDTvOwUqa0_FgH2T4J7QX5F2q4SY/edit?usp=sharing|
|4/1/2019||Geneseo Migrant Center||Illinois||Aurelio "Larry" Jazo Migrant Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Recent history of migration to Illinois for agricultural employment, scholastic achievement, financial need. Scholarship is available regardless of citizenship status||http://migrant.net/scholarships/|
|4/1/2019||Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans (New)||State||Women's Division Scolarship||Any||$2,000.00||Italian Ancestory|
Graduating Senior Woman
Minimum Cumulative GPA 3.0
Recipient must be present to accept award April 24
|4/2/2019||Des Plaines Ladies of the Elks||District 207||Des Plaines Ladies of the Elks Scholarship||Any||up to $1,000||Student must be in the top third of their class, demonstrate financial need, be a U.S. citizen, provide a letter of rec, and submit a handwritten essay.||Applications are available in the CCRC and must be mailed to the scholarship committee; anything received after April 8 will not be considered.|
|4/5/2019||Rotary District 6440 (New)||Illinois||2019 Vocational Scholarship||Careers requiring less than a 4-year degree||1,500.00||Careers requiring less than a 4-year degree||https://clubrunner.blob.core.windows.net/00000050032/en-ca/files/sitepage/vocational-service/2019-vocational-scholarship-application/vocational-scholarship-application-2019.pdf|
|4/5/19||Dr. Angela Perez Miller Scholarship Fund (New)||Cook County, IL||Latinos Progresando||Any||2,000.00||Application form, transcript, resume, letters of recommendation, financial aid form, essay response||https://latinospro.org/2019-DR-ANGELA-PEREZ-MILLER-SCHOLARSHIP-FUND/|
|4/7/2019||Magnus Charitable Trust||National||Magnus Charitable Trust||Any||$5,000.00||Resident of Cook, Lake, Will, or DuPag counties. 2.0 GPA. Household income of less than $45,000 (single parent) or $60,000 (dual parent), two signed letters of recommendation, a two-page essay.||Click here for application|
Mail applications and documents to:
Magnus Charitable Trust
230 East Ohio St Suite 400
Chicago IL 60611
|4/8/19||SJMF||Local - Maine South only||The Stephanie Joseph Memorial Fund||Any||$2,500 (2 awards)||Strong work ethic, dedication to school work and sports, always cordial and polite to others, puts others ahead of self, and desire fro success; essay; letter of rec||Applications are available in the CCRC and must be mailed to the scholarship committee; anything received after April 8 will not be considered.|
|4/8/19 @ 3:30 PM - must turn everything into the CCRC||Maine South Parents' Scholarship Club||Local-Maine South only||MSPSC Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||For Maine South Students only; leadership, activities; essay; letters of rec||as||Apps also available in the CCRC|
|4/10/2019||Park Ridge Soccer||Park Ridge, IL||Scott Wade Memorial Scholarship||Any||Varies||For a high school senior who has participated in Park Ridge Soccer (House or Travel) while in high school as a player or referee. The student will need to complete the application and an essay on the following topic, "how has your participation in soccer affected other aspects of your life?"||https://www.prsoccer.com/scott-wade-memorial-scholarship|
|4/12/2019||Apartment Guide (New)||National||Senior Scholarship||Any||2 awards/$2,500 each||Must be 17 years old and a US citizen or legal resident of the US; must be pursuing undergraduate work; min 2.5 cum GPA||https://www.apartmentguide.com/students/scholarship/?utm_source=content_em&utm_medium=email&utm_term=&utm_campaign=ag_b2c_content_highsch_2019fallsem&WT.mc_id=93300|
|4/12/2019||Optimist Club of Glenview||Glenview, IL||Optimist Club of Glenview Scholarship||Any||Varies||For any senior who lives in Glenview, has community involvement, and can display financial need. The student will need to submit a counselor recommendation, essay, and trasncript.||https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WYB3Tj3x63G-vRYjJyOYPZ6k66lefW_Dr2yI7lDxV5M/edit?usp=sharing|
|4/14/2019||Albanian American National Organization||National||AANO Scholarship||Any||varies||Attended US high school for 2 years|
You must provide official transcripts of enrollment in U.S. or Canadian schools.
All applications are confidential and will be subject to the AANO, Inc. Scholarship Fund qualifications and rating system
|4/15/2019||Abbott Laboratories (New)||Illinois||The Clara Abbott Foundation||Any||varies||Child of Abbott Lab employee. Application online: http://clara.abbott.com/scholarships *Check for eligibility requirements on website||https://clara.abbott.com/sample-page-2/scholarship-2/scholarship_eligibility/|
|4/15/2019||Law Office of Nicholas W. Richardson (New)||Northwest Suburbs, IL||College-Bound Chicagoland||nursing, buisness, trade,and technical training||4 $250 scholrships||Write essay describiging your societal issue (60-word limit) at the top of your essay, followed by your essay (500-word limit). Format your essay in 11-point Calibri with no spacing within the body copy, and use one return between your paragraphs. We appreciate lighthearted and interesting submissions.||https://www.nickrichardsonlaw.com/scholarship-program|
|4/15/2019||American Legion (New)||National||Legacy Scholarship||Any||up to $20,000||Those eligible to apply for the scholarship shall be the child/children or legally adopted child/children or a child of a spouse by a prior marriage or dependent child as defined by the United States Armed Services of active duty United States military and National Guard, and military reservists who were federalized and die on active duty on or after September 11, 2001. The applicant must be a high school senior or high school graduate to apply for the scholarship. Scholarship is for undergraduate study at an accredited institution of higher education within the United States.||https://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy/about|
|4/22/19||Student Insights (New)||National||Student-View Scholarship||Any||One $4,000|
|Complete 15-20 minute survey about colleges in your area. application not yet available. You can submit your email and will be notified when it goes live.||http://www.student-view.com/ScholarshipWmap.html|
|4/28/2019||George Mougolias Memorial Foundation||Illinois||George Mougalis Memorial Scholarship||any||$1000-1500||1. Must be Greek Orthodox|
2. Min 3.0 GPA
3. Accepted to accredited 4-year university
4. Extra consideration to students that have need (receiving PELL grant)
|04/30/2019||Illinois Department of Public Health (New)||Illinois||Nursing Education Scholarship||Nursing||Please see website link for more details||http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/life-stages-populations/rural-underserved-populations/nursing-education-scholarship-program|
|04/30/2019||Knights of Dabrowski||Cook County, IL||Polish Heritage Scholarship||Any||Varies||Graduation high school senior enrolling in an accredited college/university|
Demonstrates good character, high level of academic achievement, community involvement, and financial need
Recommended by school official
Must be available for personal interview
|For application contact Knights of Dabrowski |
|Knights of Dabrowski|
5723 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
|4/30/2019||Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans||State||The John Fischetti Scholarship Award 2019||Journalism or Media Communications||1 - $2,000.00||Italian Ancestry|
|4/30/2019||Kids' Chance, Inc. of Illinois||Illinois||Kids' Chance Scholarship||Any||Varies||Must be a child of a worker seriously injured or killed on the job.||https://www.kidschanceofillinois.com/scholarships.html|
|5/1/2019||Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce||Park Ridge, IL or Maine East and South||2018-2019 High School Scholarship||Any||2 - $750||Students must be a student at Maine East or Maine South OR be the child of or employee at a current Chamber member business.||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5WT_jgaqT9KME5ZYmlyd2hPdkFhQlNsNWUwOHdiLXZKR1c4/view?usp=sharing https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5WT_jgaqT9KQTlQZHVyRFVYakJubEZhdGFpdVJqU3REcWk0/view?usp=sharing|
|5/1/2019||Drone Pilot Ground School (New)||National||Drone Technology College Scholarship||$1,000||Applicants must be enrolled as an undergraduate in a U.S. college or university at the time of receiving the award, but may apply before being enrolled (i.e., high school seniors are eligible to apply).||https://www.dronepilotgroundschool.com/scholarship/#highschool|
|5/1/2019||Delta Kappa Gamma Society (New)||District 207||Chapman Recruitment Grant||Teaching and Education||2,000.00||Must be a current female senior at Maine East, South, or West planning to enter the field of education.||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5WT_jgaqT9KVFdOSnIzeGlmUXdMT3BybTRjX2lkY2gxR2pV/view?usp=sharing||Robin Vesely|
|5/3/2019||The Chance Cole Walker Foundation (New)||Local - Maine South only||2nd Chance Scholarship Program||Any||1 or more awards from $500-$2,500||Maine South graduating senior; student must have an IEP or 504 Plan on record||Application available in the CCRC|
|5/3/2019||Northshore Health System (New)||Illinois||Nursing School Scholarship||Nursing||multiple $5000 scholarships||Applicants musbt be high school seniors pursuing an education in the field of nursing.|
Recipient must present acceptance letter from college program upon receipt of scholarship.
|https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_aord0sok9xY3A1MDBKT0hjT09PUE0xV01uQnRLV3ZnWjZN||Laura Kow, Lhowekoh@hotmail.com|
|5/3/2019||Chi Psi Fraternity, Alpha Zeta Delta Chapter||University of Illinois at Champaign/ Urbana||Temple Hoyne Buell Memorial Scholarship||Any||3 - $1,000 Scholarships||Recipients will best exemplify the ideals of Chi Psi Fraternity intellectually, morally, and socially.||www.AZDChiPsi.org/Buell||Matthew R. Hess - BuellScholarship@gmail.com|
|5/6/2019||Euclid Parent Teacher Council (New)||Mount Prospect, IL||Euclid Parent Teacher Council Scholarship||Any||1,000.00||Graduation HS senior, who attended Euclid Elementary School for at least 3 years. Must have 2.0 unweight GPA or higher, and must be enrolling into a post-secondary institution (2 year, 4 year, technical).||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_aord0sok9xME5fQXBVNmlxM1B5RHFEVnVyX1pFSV9ScGln/view?usp=sharing|
|5/10/2019||Chicago Area Business Aviation Association (New)||Chicago||CABAA Scholarship||Aerospace Eng., Air Traffic Control, Aircraft Charter/Maintenance, Aviation Admin/Mgmt, Aviation flight, Aviation/Air Craft Electronics||7,500.00||Applicant must|
- Demonstrate commitment to aviation
- 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- Submit transcript
- Submit essay
- Provide three letters of recommendation
|5/15/2019||Sigma Phi Epsilon/ University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (New)||Champaign-Urbana||Balanced Man Scholarship||Any||3 - $1750||Male Students entering Fall of 2018 who have excelled in the areas of scholarship, leadership, athletics and community service during their high school years. Applying does not obligate you to join Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity.||https://illinois.sigep.org/bms||Joey Kratz|
|5/15/2019||Senior Care||National||Aging Matters Scholarship||Any||1,500.00||Complete the application and include a 1000 word essay. Student must care for an aging loved one, work within the senior community, or intend to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population.||https://www.seniorcare.com/scholarship/|
|5/17/2019||National Black Police Association (New)||National||Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award||Law Enforcement or related||Not listed.||1. Applicant must be a senior in high school, a United States Citizen, be of good character, must have a recommendation from his/her principal, counselor, or teacher, current high school transcript must be submitted with the application. A current picture. PICTURE MUST BE A SENIOR PICTURE. 6. Applicant is permitted to attend a two year college or university of their choice. 7. Applicant must have a letter of acceptance to a college or university with applicant prior to date of award. 8. ESSAY MUST BE AT LEAST 500 WORDS AND TYPED. HANDWRITTEN WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. In your own words, please state the course of study you plan to pursue and your general outlook as to future endeavors. Include community service you are involved in. 9. Parent or Guardian must sign application or it will be rejected.||https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/c725f7_99f6f95acc2c40899a98bca341a06b37.pdf|
|Bryan Cameron Education Foundation||National||Cameron Impact Scholarship||Any||Four-year, full tuition||Junior students who have demonstrated excellence in academics, extracurricular activities, leadership, and community service.||https://www.bryancameroneducationfoundation.org/|
|6/15/19||Feldco (New)||National||Feldco Windows Siding and Doors Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Must be a legal US resident, must be a current college student OR current HS student who will be enrolled in college in the 2019-20 school year.||https://www.4feldco.com/scholarship/|
|6/19/19||BigSun Organization||National||BigSun Scholarship 2019||Any||$500.00||All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.||http://www.bigsunathletics.com/|
|6/29/19||Partnership Financial Credit Union (New)||Des Plaines, IL||The PFCU Rising Star Scholarship Program||Any||Up to $3,000||1. Student and/or parent/legal guardian must be a member of PFCU|
2. Must plan to attend an accredited institution/school as stated above and must maintain good standing
|6/30/2019||Caring.com||National||The Caring.com Scholarship||Any||$1,500.00||Student-caregivers who are still in high school. Eligible high school applicants must be full-time students and be registered to attend a two-or-four year college or university the semester following their application. Other eligibility requirements include:|
- Applicants must be citizens or Permanent Residents of the United States.
- Applicants cannot be on academic disciplinary status.
- Must not be related to or living with any employees of or Caring, LLC.
|6/30/19||The Recovery Village (New)||National||The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarships||Any||$1,000.00||- U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident|
- Enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to continue enrollment
- Consent to a talent release and be willing to provide a digital photograph and quote for display on Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS) websites if notified as the winner
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply
|https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/||Peter Langiewicz, PeterL@therecoveryvillage.com|
|9/30/2019||Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans (New)||State||Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Scholarship||$2,000.00||Italian Ancestry|
3.75 GPA or higher
|8/1/2018||Slant||National||The Ultimate Promotion Scholarship||Marketing, advertising, public relations and/or business administration.||$1,500.00||To apply for this scholarship, students must submit an original essay of 1500 words or less, in which they outline their idea for a promotional experience to be created by one of their favorite brands. Applicants are encouraged to be specific and to establish the underlying strategic value of their idea.||Email essay to SLANT firstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com|
|8/15/2018||Sigma Phi Epsilon||Illinois||Balanced Man Scholarship||3 scholarships totalling $1750||Scholarships offered to incoming male students who have excelled in areas of scholarship, leadership, athletics, and community service. Must be enrolled at University of Illinois - UC for Fall 2016||www.illinoissigeps.com/scholarships|
|8/31/2018||Aspiring Nurse Scholarship||National||Aspiring Nurse||Nursing||$1,000.00||Senior will pursue college education in nursing; including LPN/LVN, AND and BSN programs. Academic excellence, particularly in science and math; passion for the nursing profession and the overall health field.||http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2016-aspiring-nurse-scholarship|
|9/30/2019||Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans||State||Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Scholarship||$2,000.00||Italian Ancestry|
3.75 GPA or higher
|9/25/2018||Matress Help||National||Sleep Help Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||curent high school student/ seniors attending school in the USA or in Canada, U.S. citizen, anticipating completion of a high schol diploma at time of application, or already have high school degree, planning on pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post secondary institution, have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA||https://mattresshelp.org/scholarship/#Deadline|
|9/4/18||Sigma Phi Epsilon||Illinois Tech||Balanced Man Scholarship||Any Major||$3,000||Must be attending Illinois Tech in the Fall Semester 2018.||https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdM-A7Bl5Nrv2xCFfumgCGdBIq6IcUmtzJsNWkwyWWme0Qwwwfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|9/18/18||Gates Foundation||National||Gates Scholarship||Any Major||Full tuition||https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship|
|9/20/18||Andala||National||Avicenna Scholars Program||Any||1,000||We welcome all current US high school juniors to apply!|
We are interested in Muslim students who want to be leaders and mentors for the next generation
We are particularly invested in helping financially disadvantaged and underrepresented groups - our scholarship is both merit and need based
|9/27/18||Sallie Mae||National||Bridging the Dream Scholarship||Any||$25,000||A legal U.S. resident||Nomination by counselor|
|9/28/2018||Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation||Illinois||ILLCF Scholarship||Any||$2,000.00||Applicant must be of Latino ancestry, a letter of recommendation, and application||https://www.illcf.net/illcf-scholarships|
|9/28/2018||University of Illinois High School Innovators Program||State||University of Illinois High School Innovators Scholarship||Any||$500.00||A current undergraduate college student or a current high school student that will be enrolled in a college/university in 2018/2019||http://innovative100.engineering.illinois.edu/apply||Amy Koester, CHSI Program and Marketing Coordinator, at email@example.com.|
|9/27/18||QuestBridge||National||QuestBridge College Match||Any||Full, four-year scholarship including tuition, room and board, and additional expenses||Proof of enrollment must be provided with your email submission. This can include a digital scan of your unofficial transcript, letter from admissions or acceptance letter on a school letterhead.||http://www.questbridge.org/for-students/ncm-scholarship-details|
|10/3/2018||Illinois State Board of Education||National||Hearst Scholarship||History, Political Science, or related subjects||$10,000.00||Eligibility Requirements|
The student is required to be actively serving in an elected or appointed capacity in any one of the following
student government, civic, or educational organizations during the entire 2018-19 academic school year:
a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident at the time of the application;
Student body president, vice president, secretary, or treasurer;
Class president, vice president, secretary, or treasurer;
Student council representative;
National Honor Society officer or officer in a discipline-based National Honor Society; the
student must hold a high-level leadership position in any one of the following student
government, civic or educational organizations during the entire 2018-19 academic year; or
Student representative elected or appointed (by a panel, commission, or board) to a local,
district, regional, or state-level civic, service, and/or educational organization approved by the
state selection administrator.
A student must be a citizen of the United States (or have permanent residency status at the time of the
application), currently be enrolled in a public or private secondary school in Illinois, and have at least one parent
or guardian who is a legal resident of Illinois.
|https://www.isbe.net/Pages/United-States-Senate-Youth-Program-Hearst-Scholarship.aspx||Liz Hiler, Principal Consultant, ISBE, Special Education and Support Services.|
|10/14/18||Kelly Engineering Resources||National||Future Engineers Scholarship||Engineering||$5,000.00||Will major in Engineering. Students must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale (or 3.5 on a 4.5 scale, and so forth).||http://www.kellyservices.us/US/Careers/Kelly-Engineering-Resources/Future-Engineers-Scholarship-Program/#.VtCAZ_krIdU|
|10/15/18||Colgate-Palmolive||National||Make the U Scholarship||Any||$15,000.00||Academic excellence, dedication to community service, and demonstration of leadership in one's community. submit 3 short essays on specific topics||www.colgate.com/hazlau|
|10/15/18||Hispanic Heritage Foundation||National||Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards||Any |
(Students may apply to more than one category)
|$3,500.00||Rising Senior |
- Planning to enroll full-time in college in the fall
- Of Hispanic/Latino descent (at least one parent and includes Spain, Brazil, and Philippines)
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Willing to travel at own cost to the regional awards ceremony in your selected region. Regional ceremony attendance is mandatory for students who are selected.
_ Completed online application includig letter of recommendation, transcript and essay questions
- Be a Permanent Resident, DACA, US Citizen or Eligible Non-Citizen
|10/15/18||Branson Shows||National||Branson Schows Inspired Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Essay required. Must be a legal resident of US between ages of 16-19 and be attending a high school or another type of accredited education institution of higher learning||https://www.bransonshowtickets.com/company/scholarship.aspx|
|10/15/18||Bruce Fishkin||Chicago/Suburbs, IL||Bruce Fishkin Scholarship Fund||Any||Varies, including tuition and housing||High school junior, 3.0+ GPA on 4-point scale, Minimum ACT Composite score of 22. Plan to attend accredited college or university for a Bachelor's degree or four year program in the U.S.; 400-500 word essay answering a prompt; Personal interviews for finalists.||www.brucefishkinscholarshipfund.com|
|10/15/2018||American Muscle||National||American Muscle Student Scholarshp Program||Automotive/Technical||$2,000.00||Must be enrolled full-time in an American College, Technical school, or high school seniors planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution in 2019||https://www.americanmuscle.com/scholarships.html|
|10/17/2018||Wendy's||National||Wendy's Heisman Scholarship||Any||$1000-$10,000||For Seniors Only. Application opens March 1st.|
Eligibility begins with maintaining a GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. Must participate in eligible sport.
|10/17/18||Dr. Pepper||National||Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway||Any||$20,000.00||Must be 18-24 years old.||https://www.drpeppertuition.com|
|10/25/18||Horatio Alger Association||National and State||Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program||Any||Varies from $6,000 to $25,000||Must demonstrate critical financial need, $55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income; Maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA; Exhibit strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the U.S.; be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, be a US citizen.||scholars.horatioalger.org|
|10/30/18||Chick Evans||Illinois||Chick Evans Scholarship For Caddies||Any Major||$90,000- $100,000||Strong Caddie Record|
Demonstrated Financial Need
|10/31/18||Coca Cola Scholars Foundation||National||Coca Cola Scholars Program Scholarship||Any||$1,000-$20,000||Current high school senior, US Citizens/US Nationals/US Permanent Residents/Refugees/Asylees/Cuban-Haitian Entrants/Humanitarian Parolees; Anticipate completion of high school diploma, planning to pursue degree at accredited post-secondary institution, minimum 3.00 GPA out of 4.00 scale at the end of their junior year.||www.coca-colascholars.org/|
|10/31/18||National Security Agency||National||Stokes Educational Scholarship Program||Computer Science; computer/electrical engineering||$30,000 per year||The Stokes Educational Scholarship Program, formerly known as the Undergraduate Training Program, facilitates the recruitment of individuals, particularly minority high school students, who have demonstrated skills critical to NSA. Stokes is open to high school seniors planning on majoring in computer science or computer/electrical engineering.||www.intelligencecareers.gov/NSA|
|11/1/2018; Applicants only have 30 days to turn in the application after receiving it.||P.E.O. International||National||P.E.O. STAR Scholarship||Any||$2,500.00||Current senior woman who exhibits excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service, and potential for future success. Minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale. Citizen or legal permanent resident of US or Canada, and plans to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in US or Canada, full-time or part-time, in the fall following high school graduation||Nomination - contact the college/career counselor at your high school - Mr. Weber at Maine East, Mrs. Moreth at Maine South, Mr. Dailey at Maine West - for more information|
|11/9/18||Knoji||National||Corporate Responsibility and Brand Values Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Must have a valid .edu email address at a US college or university.||https://knoji.com/scholarship/|
|11/12/18||NCWIT||National||NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing||$500.00||Must be female, 13 years of age or older, be a use Citizen or permanent resident who attends school in US||https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school|
|11/14/18||Illinois Professional Land Surveryor Association||Illinois||IPLSA Student Scholarship Award||Land Surveying or related subjects||$1,500.00||The purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to the undergraduate student pursuing a baccalaureate degree in land surveying from an accredited college or university, or a baccalaureate degree in a related science including at least 24 semester hours of land surveying courses from the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation Land Surveyors Licensing Board approved curriculum of an accredited institution. Applicant must be an Illinois resident attending an Illinois school.||https://gallery.mailchimp.com/94873d42dd224736b3b354622/files/7050a5cc-3a83-48fb-ab3a-cf2c4673754c/Student_Scholarship_App.pdf?utm_source=IPLSA+ISCA+List&utm_campaign=8bf315343e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_04_26_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9b99da6d90-8bf315343e-60269651|
|11/15/2018||Franklin Pilchard Foundation||Palatine, IL||Franklin Pilchard Foundation Scholarship||Any||Up to $8,000 per school year||Based on financial need and scholastic ability. Must be a legal resident of Illinois, High school senior with GPA of "B" or above, graduate in Spring 2017. Must attend IL college or university. Must be graduating from participating high school. Must maintain a GPA of "C" or better while in college.|
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|11/30/18||USHLI||Illinois||Young Hispanic Leaders||Any||$1,000.00||Must be enrolled or accepted to a college of university, can demonstrate financial need, at least one parent of Hispanic ancestry, Non-U.S. citizens (DACA or undocumented) are eligible to apply, Must attend annual USHLI National Conference in Chicago, IL||https://www.ushli.org/2018/08/20/scholarship-for-young-hispanic-leaders-now-available-for-2019-2020/|
|12/6/2018 - 3pm CST||Wells Fargo Bank||National||Wells Fargo Scholarship program for Students with Disabilities||Any||$2,500 for a full-time study courseload||Must...|
(1) Have an identified disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term or recurring issue that impacts one or more major life activity)
(2) Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent
(3) Be a high school senior or graduate who plans to enroll or who is already enrolled in full-time or half-time (at least 6 credits per term) undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2019-2020 academic year.
|12/7/18||Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship Program||National and State||Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship||Any||One-time $2,500||Applicants to the program must meet all the following criteria:|
· Must be a current high school senior graduating in 2019 residing within the current Comcast Corporation footprint.
· Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical college for the entire upcoming academic year 2019-2020.
· Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership.
· Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
· Demonstrate financial need.
· Willing to agree and accept the terms and conditions set forth in the media release included as part of the scholarship acceptance form.
Employees of Comcast Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their children and other family members are not eligible
|12/07/2018||National Honor Society||National||NHS Scholarship||Any||$2,850.00||NHS member||https://www.nhs.us/students/the-nhs-scholarship?SSO=true|
|12/1/2017||Salvi, Schostok, & Pritchard||Illinois||Essay Scholarship||Any||1st Place $750|
2nd Place $500
3rd Place $250
|18 years old or older|
U.S. citizen and permanent resident of the State of Illinois
eligible for any Illinois high school student registered at an Illinois high school; or
A current first-year student enrolled at an Illinois college
|12/11/18||Science Ambassador Scholarship||National||Science Ambassador Scholarship||STEM||Tuition||Women seeking an undergraduate degree in STEM. The scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students.||https://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org/|
|12/15/18||Burger King McLamore Foundation||Miami, FL||Burger King Scholars||Any||$1,000-$50,000||2.5 GPA; Works 15 hours/week/40 weeks/yr; participates in community service or co-curricular activities, financial need; To apply visit https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/information.php||http://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/burger-king-scholars-program/|
|12/17/2018||Greenhouse Scholars||National||Greenhouse Scholars||Any||$5000/year|
|Have a cumulative, un-weighted GPA of 3.5 or above|
Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a four-year accredited academic institution
Be a high school senior in and legal resident of Colorado, Georgia, or Illinois
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.
Demonstrate financial need: household annual income may not exceed $70,000
|12/31/18||Foundation for Individual Rights in Education||National||Free Speech Essay Contest||Any||First place $10,000, Second place $5,000, 3 runner ups $1,000||Students must submit an essay between 800 and 1,000 words on the specific topic||https://www.thefire.org/k12/essay-contest/|
|12/31/18||Consumers Association||Illinois||Consumer Association Scholarship||Any||$2,000||(a) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior in year 2019.|
(b) Applicant and/or parent/guardian must be a member of Consumers Cooperative Credit Union for a minimum of one year.
(c) Plan to attend an accredited 2+ year college or university for 2019-20