|Deadline Date||Organization||Location||Scholarship Title||Major(s)||Award Amount(s)||Eligibility Requirements||Direct Link to Application||Contact Info|
|SCHOLARSHIPS HIGHLIGHTED IN YELLOW ARE LOCAL|
|Rolling||University of St. Francis||National||Catholic School Scholarship||Any||$3000/year||Automatically awarded to incoming freshmen to University of St. Francis graduating from a Catholic School||N/A||800-735-7500|
|Rolling||Saint Francis University||National||Roundstone Scholarship for Catholic HS Graduates||Any||$19,000||Applying for Fall 2019, minimum 3.2 GPA, nominated by by counselor||www.francis.edu/roundstone|
|2/14/19||Bill of Rights Institute||National||"We the Students" Essay Contest||Any||$500-$5,000||Essay competition for high school students (who are US citizens) providing a chance to share their perspetives on a trending topic.||http://www.billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/||Christopher Jansen|
Bill of Rights Institute
|2/15/2019||Guadalupano Club||Local||Latino Award Scholarship||Any||1,000.00||Hispanic descent||https://cgelginil.weebly.com/student-award-application-form.html|
|Final Deadline 2/15/2019||Golden Apple Foundation||Illinois||Golden Apple Scholars Program||Education Teaching||Tuition assistance of $2,500 per year for freshmen and sophomore years and $5,000 per year for junior and senior years||Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen (permanent resident) and resident of Illinois.|
Graduate high school in 2017
Your entry into the selection process begins with a 22+ ACT composite score with a combined 19 in English/Writing (on the same test).
|2/15/19||Sparkling Ice||National||Flavorful Futures Scholarship||Any||5,000.00||Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States; Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2018 and July 31, 2019; Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors).||http://go.pardot.com/e/120702/2019-01-16/68fq44/313596245?h=DL7L53Cm1LcHTAnEI20rb6IFAQvt9HqGHV5om6TUHUQ|
|2/15/2019||Illinois PTA||Illinois||Illinois PTA Scholarship||Education (Librarians, School Nurses, School Psycs, Social Workers, Teachers)||1st place - $3000|
2nd place - $2000
|High School seniors graduating from an Illinois Public school.|
Grade Point Average of 3.0 or above in a non-weighted 4.0 scale. Please convert the GPA if it is weighted and/or a 5.0 scale.
Enrolling in a college or university in education or education-related degree program, which may include: Librarians, Instructional Media Specialists, School Nurses, School Psychologists, or Social Workers (all of which require certification from a State Board of Education).
|2/15/2019||University YMCA||Illinois||Fred S. Bailey Scholarship||Any||A $1500/semester ($3000 total) scholarship for education related expenses||Will attend Univ. of Illinois-Urb-Cham, commitment to service, community involvement, Leadership and action, awareness and critical thought about the pressing issues facing the world today, financial need, academic achievement.||http://universityymca.org/bailey/undergraduate-scholarships/|
|2/15/19 Midnight EST||Twenty-First Star Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution||Illinois||DAR Scholarship||Any||Up to $1,000||Must have been Nominated for DAR GOod Citizen Award|
Must attend an Illinois college or university.
|By Nomination (https://www.dar.org/sites/default/files/members/darnet/forms/SCH-1001.pdf )|
Some institutions may
|WACE||National||National Co-op Scholarship Program||science, math, engineering, and technology STEM||$6000/year||Senior 3.5 GPA|
Must apply for 17-18 Admission to one of the WACE Partnership Schools (Clarkson, Drexel, Johnson and Wales, Merrimack, Rocheter Intitute of Tech, SUNY Oswego, U of Cincinnati, U of Massachusetts Lowell, U of Toledo, Wentworth Insittitue of Tech)
|2/15/2019||Alzheimer's Foundation of America||National||AFA’s 2019 Teen Scholarship Essay Contest||Any||$500-$5,000||All current high school seniors who will be attending an accredited college/university within one year of the award date are welcome to enter the competition. Essays must be a maximum of 1,500 words.||https://alzfdn.org/young-leaders-of-afa/afa-teens/scholarship-contest/|
|2/15/2019||GFWC ILLINOIS FEDERATION OF WOMEN’S CLUBS||Illinois||Lorado Taft Art Scholarship ($1000)|
Arthur Grant Smith Drama Scholarship ($1000)
Hamilton Ridge Music Scholarship ($1000)
Illinois Cottage Park Ridge Vocational Scholarship for Girls ($1000)
Lincoln Lodge Vocational Scholarship for Boys ($1000)
Vina A. Miller Scholarship (Conservation 2019) ($1000)
GFWC Illinois Native American Scholarship ($750)
GFWC Illinois Cultural Exchange Scholarship ($500)
|Any||$500-$1,000||Students must attend an Illinois college, university, trade or vocational school in the Fall|
|2/16/2019||Beta Sigma Psi National Lutheran Fraternity||National||Christian Leadership Award|
Martin Luther Scholarship
|Any||$2,000.00 towards tuition and fees at a 4 year college or university||Christian Leaderships Award: Male, belongs to Lutheran congregation, attending Purdue, Indiana University - Bloomington, or University of Illinois U/C|
Martin Luther Scholarship: Male, attending any 4-year institution, belongs to Lutheran congregation.
|2/21/2019||Illinois Chemical Education Foundation||Illinois||Illinois Chemical Education Foundation High School Scholarship||Field of chemistry||2,000.00||Illinois resident that is planning to attend an educational institution located in Illinois||https://www.cicil.net/high-school-scholarship-application|
|2/22/2019||CISCO/Chicagoland Construction Labor & Management Professionals||999 McClintock Dr., Suite 100, Burr Ridge, IL||CISCO 2019 Scholarship Program||3 four-year scholarships, $2,000 per year to high school seniors; 2 two-year scholarships $1,000 for seniors attending community college; 2 two-year scholarships $1,000 per year to union members or contractor employees.||Recipients are selected on the basis of academic performance, faculty recommendation, extracurricular activities, employment experience, and a demonstrated interest in a productive career. All application materials must be postmarked by February 23, 2018.||www.cisco.org||Call 630-472-9411|
|2/22/2019||Gamma Xi Chapter Foundation for Educational Pursuits||Local||Gamma Xi Chapter Foundation for Educational Pursuits Grant||Education Field||$4,750.00||Female going into the field of education who resides in U-46 or District 300 school district||Paper copy available in Student Services|
|2/28/2019||The Dream.US||National||National Scholarship Program||Any||Up to $29,000 for a Bachelor degree and $14,500 for an associate’s degree||Be DACA or TPS eligible and have applied for or received DACA or TPS approval|
Have earned a high school un-weighted GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or an equivalent GED score);
Intend to enroll full-time in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program at one of TheDream.US Partner Colleges within one year of receiving the Scholarship;
Be eligible for in-state tuition if seeking to attend a Partner College that is a public institution;
Have come to the United States before reaching your 16th birthday;
Demonstrate significant unmet financial need.
|2/28/2019||Dundee Township Rotary Scholarship Committee||Local||Dundee Township Rotary Club Vocational Scholarship||Any||$1,000-$3500||Recipients must live in Dundee Township OR attend a school within Dundee Township, be a graduating senior who plans to attend either an accredited vocational school, or a two-year college in a vocational field, OR is a current freshman in one of the above institutions (at time of|
application), AND will begin no later than the fall term of 2019.
|https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdlzD2cbs_9L9nJ8dvoPG7BpEtZ55WCsAWSLonijGaCZ5WI0Q/viewform||Betsy Little at email@example.com or Kathy Festen at firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|2/28/`9||Dundee Township Rotary Scholarship Committee||Local||Dundee Township Rotary Scholarship||Any (4 year, vocational, 2 year)||$1000-$5000||In addition to filling our the application, providing letters of recommendation and transcripts, the student must reside in Dundee Township(mainly but not limited to): West Dundee, East Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, Algonquin(East of the Fox River).||On left-hand side under Site Pages, click "Scholarships": http://www.dundeerotary.org/|
|3/1/2019||AICPA||National||AICPA Scholarship Award for Miority Accounting Students||Accounting||$3,000-$5,000||This scholarship award provides financial awards to full-time minority students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or an accounting-related major. Applicants must have a GPA of at least a 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.||https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/scholarship-minority-accounting-students/?mm=1|
|3/1/2019||Purdue University||Local||PCC Scholarship||Any||TBD||Applicants must reside in the Chicago area (Illinois only). To receive a scholarship award, the student must accept admission to Purdue University for the Fall 2019 semester and enroll as a full-time student for Fall 2019.||https://purdue-data.imodules.com/controls/email_marketing/admin/email_marketing_email_viewer.aspx?sid=1461&eiid=15498&seiid=28735&usearchive=1&puid=fd44f198-7725-4164-912a-dcf40c2d4a02|
|3/1/2019||American Chemical Society||National||American Chemical Society Scholarship||Chemistry||$2,500.00||Be African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian|
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
Be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college
Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0 “B” or better)
Demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR)
Be a graduating high school senior or college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to, or already majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology, or another chemically-related science
Be planning a career in the chemical sciences
|3/1/19||Apartmentlist.com Scholarship||National and State||Apartment List Scholarship||Any||$2,500.00||Students that exemplify one of more of Apartment List's core values: Bold while pragmatic, endlessly helpful, making an impact, driven by data, succeeding together, forever learning. Must be a legal resident and at least 18 years old||ApartmentList.com/scholarship|
|3/1/19||Illinois Federation of Business Women’s Club||Illinois||State Scholarship Program||Any||$2,000.00||1. Applicant must be female, a U.S. citizen, and a resident of the state of Illinois.
2. Applicant must be a graduating senior in 2019 who has been accepted to attend an accredited trade school, college, or university as a full-time student for the Fall 2019 semester.
3. Applicant must hold a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4 point scale as of the completion of the Fall 2018 semester.
4. Successful applicants must be willing and available to compete in the Young Professional public speaking competition at the IFBWC State Convention on Saturday, April 27, 2019 (see attachment for competition details). Competition results will not affect the scholarship award; however, failure to participate will disqualify the applicant.
|3/1/2019||Chicago Roofing Contractors Association||Local||CRCA Scholarship||Liberal Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, or Business||$4000 renewable||Minimum ACT of 29 or SAT equivalent||https://www.crca.org/crca_scholarship/index.htm|
|3/1/2019||Illinois AMVETS||Illinois||Service Foundation Scholarship||Any||up to 1,000||must be a high school graduate of 2019 in Illinois, have taken the ACT or SAT, child or grandchild of a veteran or active duty.||http://www.ilamvets.org/WhatWeDo/Programs/Scholarships/tabid/120/Default.aspx||217-528-4713|
|3/1/2019||Illinois Independent Order of Odd Fellows||Illinois||Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Award||Any||1,000.00||Maintained "C" average, U.S. Citizen, Illinois resident, provide proof of financial need||https://odd-fellows.org/programs/education-foundation/odd-fellows-rebekahs-vocational-technology-scholarship/|
|3/1/2019||Illinois Society of Professional Engineers - Application is for all District 207 students.||Arlington Hts., IL||ISPE Foundation Scholarship||Engineering||Two - $1,000||High school senior; Must be U.S. citizen. minimum 3.5 GPA on 4.0 scale, ACT Eng 25 Math 29; SAT 500 V - 600 M, Must reside in north suburban cook county. Enroll in engineering program at university/college accredited by Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET-EAC).||http://www.nsc-ilspe.org/SCLAPL19.pdf|
|3/1/19||National Society Daughters of the American Revolution; Elias Kent Kane Chapter||Local||Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships||Any||1,000.00||St. Edward Senior, C+ GPA, entering as a full-time student||See counselor for paer copy||Rosemary Caldwell, 630-584-3546|
|3/2/19||American Society for Quality, Fox Valley 1208||Local||Richard A. Mass Memorial Scholarship||Any||$2000 max||Paper copy available in Student Services|
|3/15/2019||Law Office of Warren G. Sylvester||Local||Law Office of Warren G. Sylvester Scholarship||Any||1,000.00||Resident of Kane or Kendall counties||https://www.warrensylvester.com/scholarship/|
|3/15/2019||Illinois Conservation Foundation||Illinois||Conservation Achievement Scholarship||Any||2,000.00||Available to outstanding high school seniors in Illinois who have demonstrated effective, voluntary, long-term dedication to the preservation, protection, enhancement and/or promotion of Illinois' natural resources.||https://www.ilcf.org/portal/sponsorship-opportunities|
|3/22/2019||Fox Valley Beaux Arts Club||Local||Scholarship Competition for Visual and Performing Arts||Arts||$500-3000.00||Reside within the U-46 School District||See student services for applicaiton|
|3/22/0119||Amita Health||Local||Auxiliary Scholarship||Medical Field||Varies||Pursuing a health career field; 3.0 minimum GPA; monetary need presented||See student services for applicaiton|
|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|
|3/28/2019||Northwestern Memorian Foundation Marian Joy Rehabilitation Hospital||Illinois (Cook, DuPage, Kendall, McHenry, DeKalb, Kane, Lake, Will Counties)||Marian Joy Scholariship Program||Any||2,500.00||Must have permanent physical disability that may have resulted from brain injury, muscoskeletal impairments, neuromuscular disorders, spinal cord injury, or stroke.||https://foundation.nmh.org/marianjoyscholarship|
|3/31/2019||Advocate Sherman Hospital Auxiliary||Local||Auxiliary Scholarship||Healthcare Field||2,500.00||Reside in Sherman Health System geographical area (see paper application); top 20% of graduating class; demonstrate active involvement in Advocate Sherman Health community (see application)||See student services for applicaiton|
|4/1/2019||Bartlett Women's Club||Local||Bartlett Women's Club Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Senior boy or girl and resident of Bartlett, IL||Paper copy available in Student Services|
|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/|
|4/5/2019||Pottowatomie Garden Club of St. Charles||Local||PGC Memorial Scholarship||Agriculture, Botany, Ecology, Forestry, Horticulture, and/or related studies||3,000.00||Must reside within St. Charles Community Unit School District 300||http://www.pottagardenclub.org/Scholarship.html|
|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.||https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_aord0sok9xbWkzNGJzR0RXLWZ2V21FUnBDd05wNFBfb1o0|
|4/12/2019||Streamwood Women's Club||Local (Streamwood)||Streamwood Women's Club Scholarship||Any||$1,000.00||Must reside in Streamwood||See student services for email@example.com|
|4/30/2018||Kids' Chance||Illinois||Kids' Chance Scholarship||Any||$3000 and up||To be eligible for a scholarship grant, applicants must have a parent who has been killed or seriously injured as a result of a work related accident that meets the criteria of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and that has resulted in demonstrated financial need. Applicants must also meet the following requirements||https://www.kidschanceofillinois.com/scholarships.html|
|5/1/2019||Fran Center||Illinois||Robert Cleveland and Kenneth Dodge Memorial Scholarship||Any||500.00||Illinois resident; diagnosed with learning disability;||Paper copy available in student services--see counselor|
|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|
|5/24/2019||Student Award Search||National||B. Davis Scholarship||Any||1,000.00||http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm|
|7/1/2019||AbbreviationFinder.org||National||Abbreviation Finder Scholarship||Any||$7,500||Awarded to a high school senior who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience||https://firstname.lastname@example.org|