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First 10 Illinois scholarships:

Amount:
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Awards:
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Deadline:
February 1st
Applicant must: - Be a black female; - Be a graduating high school senior or GED recipient starting post-secondary education for the first time; - Have a current GPA of at least 2.5/4.0; and - Have a permanent address in Winnebago County OR is a relative of Dr. Gussie M. Ware. Graduate students are not eligible.
Contact:
Need Assistance? Please contact our Scholarship Administrator, Ciara Stahly, at (779)210-8209 or cstahly@cfnil.org https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships/dr-gussie-m-ware-memorial-scholarship
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
February 28
$2000 ethnic Minority individuals pursing a nursing degree residing in all Wisconsin and Illinois Mercyhealth service areas. Student must also be fluent in Spanish.
Contact:
Kelly Schmig, HR Business Partner Assistant Mercyhealth Corporation PO Box 5003 Janesville, WI 53547 If you have any additional questions, please contact Kelly Schmig at (608) 314-2323 or kschmig@mhemail.org.
Amount:
Up to a total of $25,000 in scholarships and stipend funds.
Awards:
175
Deadline:
March 1
The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois program is a teacher preparation and tuition assistance program for high school seniors and freshman and sophomore Illinois college students who have the determination and drive to be highly effective teachers in Illinois schools-of-need. Benefits: Obtain a teaching license within 15 months. Up to $25,000 stipend to apply to coursework and/or housing. One-year residency and training program in a targeted partner school district in southern, central, or western Illinois. Pursue coursework and earn credit at a partner university. Job placement in a partner school district in southern, central, or western Illinois; begin teaching full-time in Fall 2023. Instruction from award-winning educators. Mentoring in the first years of teaching. Eligibility: College seniors attending universities or colleges who are not currently on a teaching pathway. Career-changers who hold bachelor's degrees. Illinois residents, U.S. citizens, eligible non-citizens, or Illinois Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students live in or are from communities in southern, central, or western Illinois. Able to commit to working in an Illinois school-of-need for four years after program completion.
Contact:
GOLDEN APPLE FOUNDATION 8 South Michigan Avenue Suite 700 Chicago, IL 60603 Phone: 312-407-0006 Fax: 312-407-0344 Email: info@goldenapple.org Website: www.goldenapple.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 1
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
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 1
The Chicago Roofing Contractors Association will award at least one $5,000 renewable scholarship to a high school senior who will enter college in August or September each year in the following programs: liberal arts and sciences, engineering, architecture or business. The scholarship recipient will be selected on the basis of academic performance, faculty recommendation, extracurricular activities, employment experience, and a demonstrated interest in a productive career.
Contact:
CRCA - Chicago Roofing Contractors Association 4415 W. Harrison St. #540 - Hillside, IL 60162 Phone: (708) 449-3340 - Fax: (708) 449-0837 https://www.crca.org/CRCA-Foundation/CRCA-Scholarship
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 15
Scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000 are awarded to students who demonstrate outstanding scholastic, extra-curricular and character qualifications. Each Illinois county awards at least one $500 scholarship each school year. The scholarship program is open to Illinois students attending an Illinois higher learning institution. College scholarship applications are available beginning in January each year and winners are announced in May.
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
March 24
Muslim Female; must be at the age of 17 years or older, as of March 1. Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States, and a resident of Illinois. Must be pursuing an Associate's degree, a first Bachelor's degree, or pursuing technical or vocational training at an accredited school.
Amount:
$2500-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 26
The Bohemian Lawyers' Association is the oldest ethnic Bar Association in Illinois. All persons of Czech, Moravian, Ruthenian, Silesian or Slovak ancestry enrolled in an accredited law school in the greater Chicagoland area are eligible for a Bohemian Lawyers' Association of Chicago (BLAC) annual scholarship.
Contact:
Bohemian Lawyers' Association of Chicago c/o Joseph M. Dvorak, IV 19 Riverside Road, Suite 5 Riverside, IL 60546-2606 United States For additional information go to BLAC website: www.bohemianlawyers.org
Amount:
Up to $5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 29
Each year, Marianjoy proudly awards scholarships to students with disabilites to help them pursue educational programs at accredited two or four-year colleges and universities, or vocational technical schools in the United States. The Marianjoy Scholarship Program has awarded more than $870,000 in scholarships since it was established in 1994. Administered through Northwestern Memorial Foundation, funding for all scholarship awards is provided through generous donations from the community. The scholarships have had a profound impact on the lives of these talented individuals: past recipients include a physician, an attorney, a professional musician, a pastor, a film writer, a therapist and a teacher, among others. The Marianjoy Scholarship Program is intended for those individuals with a permanent physical disability or functional impairment, which may include: Brain Injury; Musculoskeletal Impairments, such as Amputation or Multiple Trauma; Neuromuscular Disorders, such as Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy, or Guillain-Barré Syndrome; Spinal Cord Injury; Stroke.
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 31
Must be Latino or of Latino descent. Must be Lake County resident. Financial need. Minimum 2.7 GPA. Must attend or be accepted into an accredited college or university. Must be high school senior or college student.
Contact:
Please submit completed application and supporting materials to: CLULC Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 174 Gurnee, IL 60031 Email: clulcorg@gmail.com https://www.clulc.org/clulc-scholarship/