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Illinois Scholarships for High School and College Students

CDGA Foundation Veteran Scholarship
$5,000
Eligibility:Intent to enroll in an accredited college or career training school for up to a maximum of four paid awards/yearsMust be a disabled veteran or a dependent of a disabled or deceased veteranMust be a resident of Illinois or the greater geographic region known as the “Chicago District”GPA of at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale)New Applicants must include:Personal letter from applicant. (Consider how you can most effectively convey your best qualities)Two letters of recommendation from non-family members.Copy of parent's most recent 1040 (first two pages)Completed FAFSA and Student Aid ReportCopy of college tuition and fee statementCopies of high school...
Deadline
Sep 15, 2024
Ken F. Ebersold Scholarship
$2,500
The Board of Trustees can award at least two scholarships to college freshman, sophomores or juniors. Students must be actively and successfully pursuing an undergraduate degree in an agricultural related course of study. This scholarship was created in memory of Ken F. Ebersold of Downers Grove, IL. Mr. Ebersold was a past president of the DuPage County Farm Bureau and an active volunteer for many years. Past recipients of this scholarship may apply during each year of their first three years of college.Scholarship Deadline – May 1, 2024
Deadline
May 01, 2024
Marquardt Scholarship
$2,000
Larry Marquardt was a tireless organizer and union leader who dedicated his life to improving the lives of working people. He was the first executive director of AFSCME Council 31, serving in that position until his death in 1980. In his memory, Council 31 has established a scholarship fund which offers AFSCME members and their children financial assistance for higher education.ApplicationTo obtain an application from our website, please go to www.afscme31.org and follow the link “AFSCME Scholarships” on the left side of our homepage. Complete the application and return to the Council’s Chicago office, 205 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2100,...
Deadline
Apr 21, 2024
John Fischetti Scholarship
$2,000
Applicant is required to have at least 50% or more Italian ancestry and a resident of Illinois.To apply for the scholarship, the application and the following items must be submitted:Applicant must be enrolled or admitted into an accredited institution of higher education and submit a copy of his/her acceptance letter or proof of enrollment, and a resident of Illinois.Applicant must provide high school and/or college transcripts.Applicant must have a strong academic background (based on transcripts, awards, etc.).Applicant must submit an essay (500 words or less) on any of the following topics:What does being an Italian American mean to you?How do...
Deadline
May 01, 2024
ICTM Scholarship
$1,500
The Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics will be presenting its annual Scholarships in Mathematics Education in October of each year.  ICTM has been awarding Scholarships to college students since 1989. There will be up to three scholarships granted of $1,500 to help defray educational expenses of the recipients. Awardees also get a free 1-year ICTM membership, free registration to the annual ICTM conference, and an ICTM board mentor. You can help ensure that these scholarships are available for future generations by donating to the scholarship fund.To be eligible for the 2023-2024 scholarship, a student must:Be enrolled as a junior or...
Deadline
May 09, 2024
Arnold Oestmann Scholarship
$1,500
This scholarship was created in memory of Arnold Oestmann of Westmont, IL. Mr. Oestmann was a past president of the DuPage County Farm Bureau. Each year the Board of Trustees may award at least four scholarships to high school seniors. There are no restrictions on college course of study.Scholarship Deadline – May 1, 2024
Deadline
May 01, 2024
Laura Fuoss Memorial Grant
$1,000
Every spring, the members of the Morton Branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW) take time to remember a chartered member, and, for many, a dear friend, as they review applications for The Laura Fuoss Memorial Grant. Laura Fuoss was a charter member of the Morton AAUW branch in 1975 and served on the board, in various positions, including President, until her death from cancer in November of 1983.While the chapter had established the scholarship in 1978 to assist women interested in furthering their education beyond an undergraduate degree, the grant was named in her honor in December of...
Deadline
May 01, 2024
Safe Water Scholarship
$1,000
On this page you'll find scholarships offered by the Section. Make sure to tell any students, operators-in-training, or current operators looking for more education about ISAWWA's scholarship opportunities!Scholarship applications will open for 2024 in February. If you would like a reminder when the scholarship application is live, please contact Laura Morgan, Outreach Specialist, laura@isawwa.org.See below for our list of available scholarships.SAFE WATER SCHOLARSHIP  Overview:  The Outreach Committee seeks to support the future generation of total water workers by providing scholarships to students committed to a future in the water industry and who are currently enrolled in post-secondary education programs.Eligibility/GuidelinesMust be...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Stuck at Prom Scholarship
$15,000
After more than two decades, Duck® Brand is making some exciting changes to the 2024 Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest. From new judging categories to bigger scholarships, there are more ways to win!Eligibility. The Contest is open to any participant who meets the following requirements (an “Eligible Participant”): (i) is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) the United States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and all U.S. territories and possessions (excluding, Maryland, Colorado, Vermont, Nebraska and North Dakota), or is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) Canada (excluding the Province of...
Deadline
Jun 05, 2024
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation Scholarship
$10,000
Administered by AISES for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation (BNSF), this scholarship is made available to American Indian high school seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher who reside in one of the 23 states serviced by the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation and its affiliated companies: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, Arkansas, Louisiana, Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin, or Iowa.Scholarship Amount$2,500 per academic year, up to 4 years.This award is for four years (for a maximum of 8 semesters) or until baccalaureate degree...
Deadline
Apr 30, 2024
Trotter Project Scholarships
$10,000
The Trotter Project is delighted to offer our scholarship opportunities for 2024. Please submit your application below. Good luck to all the applicants and we look forward to reading your submissions.ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTSMust have 2.5 or higher GPA (unweighted)Must be a high school senior, incoming or current college student to qualify for scholarshipComplete full online applicationMust be attending an accredited college/university in the USAMust submit the following documents:Resume highlighting community service, jobs, internshipsTranscript displaying cumulative GPA weighted/unweightedLetter of recommendation from someone who can discuss applicants academic achievements and/or characterCURRENT COLLEGE STUDENTS ONLY - Must submit documentation from college/university demonstrating a remaining...
Deadline
May 15, 2024
Midwestern Regional Chapter Scholarship
$5,000
Application Criteria1. HeritageMust be of Korean heritage (i.e., have a Korean parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, or be adopted from Korea).2. EnrollmentWill be a full-time student at a school in one of the designated Midwestern region states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin) during the full 2024-2025 school year.3. AcademicsMinimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.4. Financial NeedCan demonstrate a need for financial assistance.KWVD Scholarship & Criteria1. HeritageBe a direct descendant of a Korean War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950–January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
Students: 1,820
Tuition: $57,285
Washington and Lee University is a private nonprofit institution located in Lexington, VA. The school has approximatley 1820 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $145,228. The average age of students entering Washington and Lee University is 19. The most popular programs at the Washington and Lee University are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (34%), Social Sciences (18%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (11%), Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs (6%) and Engineering (4%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 33
SAT: 1451
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
Students: 17,076
Tuition: $52,843
University of Virginia-Main Campus is a public institution located in Charlottesville, VA. The school has approximatley 17076 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $100,900. The average age of students entering University of Virginia-Main Campus is 20. The most popular programs at the University of Virginia-Main Campus are: Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities (20%), Social Sciences (16%), Engineering (12%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (9%) and Biological And Biomedical Sciences (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1426
William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA
Students: 6,217
Tuition: $46,854
William & Mary is a public institution located in Williamsburg, VA. The school has approximatley 6217 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $114,454. The average age of students entering William & Mary is 20. The most popular programs at the William & Mary are: Social Sciences (24%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (12%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (11%), Psychology (7%) and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies (7%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1411
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Students: 7,010
Tuition: $60,552
University of Chicago is a private nonprofit institution located in Chicago, IL. The school has approximatley 7010 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $100,617. The average age of students entering University of Chicago is 20. The most popular programs at the University of Chicago are: Social Sciences (34%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (12%), Mathematics And Statistics (10%), Physical Sciences (7%) and Public Administration And Social Service Professions (7%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 35
SAT: 1537
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Students: 8,401
Tuition: $58,701
Northwestern University is a private nonprofit institution located in Evanston, IL. The school has approximatley 8401 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $95,374. The average age of students entering Northwestern University is 20. The most popular programs at the Northwestern University are: Engineering (16%), Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs (15%), Social Sciences (15%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (10%) and Visual And Performing Arts (8%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 34
SAT: 1505
Morthland College
West Frankfort, IL
Students: 70
Tuition: $6,000
Morthland College is a private nonprofit institution located in West Frankfort, IL. The school has approximatley 70 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $31,042. The average age of students entering Morthland College is 21. The most popular programs at the Morthland College are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (83%), Theology And Religious Vocations (17%), .
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1483
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL
Students: 33,001
Tuition: $32,600
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is a public institution located in Champaign, IL. The school has approximatley 33001 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $86,138. The average age of students entering University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is 20. The most popular programs at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign are: Engineering (20%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (12%), Social Sciences (8%), Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs (7%) and Psychology (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 30
SAT: 1352
Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL
Students: 2,228
Tuition: $39,100
Wheaton College is a private nonprofit institution located in Wheaton, IL. The school has approximatley 2228 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $117,082. The average age of students entering Wheaton College is 20. The most popular programs at the Wheaton College are: Social Sciences (18%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (12%), Theology And Religious Vocations (8%), English Language And Literature (7%) and Visual And Performing Arts (7%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 29
SAT: 1336
Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL
Students: 2,974
Tuition: $50,490
Illinois Institute of Technology is a private nonprofit institution located in Chicago, IL. The school has approximatley 2974 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $60,579. The average age of students entering Illinois Institute of Technology is 22. The most popular programs at the Illinois Institute of Technology are: Engineering (51%), Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services (21%), Architecture And Related Services (10%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (4%) and Physical Sciences (3%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 29
SAT: 1311
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL
Students: 11,531
Tuition: $46,060
Loyola University Chicago is a private nonprofit institution located in Chicago, IL. The school has approximatley 11531 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $87,753. The average age of students entering Loyola University Chicago is 21. The most popular programs at the Loyola University Chicago are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (21%), Health Professions And Related Programs (17%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (13%), Psychology (8%) and Social Sciences (8%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 28
SAT: 1261