Illinois Scholarships

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First 10 Illinois scholarships:
Redfin Scholarship New!
 
Amount:
$2,500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
January 31
Legal U.S. resident Graduating high school senior or current freshman, sophomore, or junior in college attending an accredited university or college GPA 3.0 or above Entry is subject to the official rules and conditions. As further set forth in the official rules, your entry grants us full permission to republish and otherwise freely use your entry materials and your name and likeness in order to promote Redfin, its subsidiaries, or other third parties. No purchase is necessary and no fees are required to enter.
Jewish Federation Academic Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$1000-$8000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 01
Applicants must be Jewish. Applicants must meet one or both of the following criteria: 1. Born and/or raised in either: Cook County, Chicago metropolitan area, or Northwest Indiana OR 2. One continuous year of full-time employment in Cook County or Chicago metropolitan area prior to starting professional education. PLEASE NOTE: The Chicago metropolitan area includes Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will Counties. Northwest Indiana includes Lake County. Applicants must intend to remain in the Chicago metropolitan area after completing school. Applicants must be entering an accredited professional graduate education program on a full-time basis (school acceptance is not required at time of scholarship application) Undergraduate applicants must be entering the junior or senior year of an accredited professional education program that will allow them to pursue employment in their chosen helping professions at a Bachelor's degree level. Applicants must demonstrate career promise in a helping profession.
Muslim Women's Alliance Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
February 14
The Muslim Women's Alliance Scholarship is in honor of Aisha (RA), the greatest of women scholars. The purpose of this scholarship is to empower women, and to allow them to become self sufficient. 1. Female, High School graduate, entering into a two year or four year college 2. Female, currently enrolled in a two year or four year college 3. Female, entering into, or currently enrolled in a trade school. Eligible Students: 1. Muslim Female; must be at the age of 17 years or older, as of March 1, 2016 2. Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States, and a resident of Illinois. 3. Must be pursuing an Associate's degree, a first Bachelor's degree, or pursuing technical or vocational training at an accredited school. *Students who are graduating with a bachelor's degree in 2016, and/or those who will be pursuing a graduate degree are ineligible. 4. To be eligible to apply, the annual household income must not exceed the maximum for the household size.
Contact:
Email: info@mwachicago.org Phone: 312 -298-9MWA Address: P.O. Box 3354 Oakbrook, IL 60522 Website: www.mwachicago.com
Moody's Mega Math Challenge
 
Amount:
Winners receive scholarships totaling $100,000.
Awards:
The top six prize winning teams receive scholarship awards ranging from $2,500 to $20,000, which are divided equally among team members and paid directly to the colleges or universities at which the winning students enroll. Honorable Mention winners receive team prizes of $1,000.
Deadline:
February 20 (Registration Closes)
11th and 12th graders from all over the United States. Teams must be comprised of three to five students and one teacher-coach and a maximum of two teams per high school may register.
Contact:
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics 3600 Market Street, 6th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688 USA Phone: 215.382.9800 Website: m3challenge.siam.org
Walk In Showers Digital Marketing Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 28, 2017
Open to students who are enrolled in an undergraduate or a graduate program. The applicant should be passionate about digital marketing or interior design. Any major is accepted.
Contact:
Walk In Showers 3725 Lakewood Drive New York, NY 07662 walkinshowers.org/scholarship.html
Abby Foundation Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 7
The Abby Foundation offers scholarships to women who need assistance to attend college in the fall, either as graduating high school seniors or women returning to college. We are able to offer $1,000 scholarships to both undergraduate and graduate students attending a four-year college/university and $500 scholarships to those attending a two-year community college. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0/4.0.
Contact:
Abby Foundation Academic Scholarships P.0. Box 121 Olympia Fields, IL 60461 For additional information, please contact Debbie Cladis at debclad@comcast.net or Wanda Manning at wandammanning@gmail.com Website: www.abbyfoundation.org
Illinois Sheriffs' Association College Scholarships
 
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
106
Deadline:
March 15
Open to permanent residents of the State of Illinois who are enrolled as a full-time student at an educational institution in the State of Illinois. Essay required.
The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund
 
Amount:
$2000 per year up to 4 years
Awards:
12-15
Deadline:
March 15
Open to undergraduate students accepted for enrollment or enrolled at an accredited college, university or technical school. Must demonstrate financial need. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Pursuing a degree in the arts and sciences, human services, music or ministry. Commitment to community service through school, community or religious organizations. Preference will be given to applicants from Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas and Tennessee. Adults returning to school in order to increase employability are eligible. Previous recipients are renewed if they continue to meet the scholarship's criteria and submit the current year's renewal application.
Contact:
f you have questions after reviewing the scholarship information, please send an email to scholarships@cfgreateratlanta.org or call the Foundation at 404-688-5525. Website: www.cfgreateratlanta.org
Grand Lodge of Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$1500
Awards:
13-18
Deadline:
March 19
Open to academically qualified students in the State of Illinois. Must be Illinois resident and resident of the U.S.. Financial need.
Contact:
Grand Lodge of Illinois 845 Wyatt Ave. P. O. Box 248 Lincoln Illinois United States of America 62656-0248 Telephone: 877-297-8125 Fax: 217-735-2562 Website: www.ioof-il.org
Chicago Lighthouse Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 27
All students who are blind, visually impaired, or multi-disabled, and are enrolling in post-secondary education for the upcoming school year, are encouraged to apply for our Scholarship Awards. The Lighthouse accepts applications nation-wide, and gives priority to students who reside in Illinois or attend school in Illinois.
Contact:
For more information, please contact: Araceli Heredia, Scholarship Coordinator 312-666-1331 ext. 3548 araceli.heredia@chicagolighthouse.org