Scholarship Opportunities

The following are scholarship opportunities received in the College and Career Room during the current year and are applicable for the following school year.  They are posted on this page and in Naviance as they arrive.  Applications can be accessed using the link.

         
         
8/28/19 The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. TBD

H.S. Sr.; plans to enroll in college Fall of 2020; strong commitment to pursue and complete BA at an accredited institution in the U.S.; demonstrate financial need; be involved in co-curricular and community service activities; display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity; min. GPA 2.0; U.S. citizen. For information and to apply click HERE.

10/25/19
8/30/19 Chick Evans Scholarship For Caddies $Full Ride

Strong caddie record; must have caddied successfully for a minimum of 2 yrs.; Excellent academics; must have completed their junior yr. with above a B average in college prep courses and are required and to take the ACT and /or SAT; demonstrates financial need; Outstanding character, integrity and leadership. For information and to apply click HERE.

10/30/19
9/4/19 P.E.O. Star Scholarship $2,500

H.s. sr., female, U.S. citizen or legal perm. res., plans to attend an accredited post-secondary educational institution in the U.S. or Canada Fall of 2019, full-time or part-time; min. unweighted 3.0/4.0 GPA;  excellence in leadership, extra-curricular activities, community service, and academics; Recommended by and receives the vote of the local P.E.O. Chapter.  Please see Mrs. Fisher if you plan to apply. For information click HERE.

10/25/19
9/11/19 William Rainey Harper College Scholarships $various Check out the many scholarships offered by Harper College. Various deadlines and monetary amounts. (The 12/2/19 deadline applies to the latest scholarship offered). For information click HERE. 12/2/19
         
10/7/19 DAR Good Citizens Committee Scholarship $TBD Senior; outstanding qualities of a good citizen - dependability, (which includes truthfulness, loyalty, and punctuality); service (which includes cooperation, courtesy, and consideration of others); leadership (which includes personality, self-control, and ability to assume responsibility); and patriotism (which includes unselfish interest in family, school, community and nation) to an outstanding degree. The DAR Good Citizens scholarship contest consists of two parts. Part 1 consists of the student describing how he/she has tried to manifest the qualities of a good citizen. This part may be completed at home and is to be submitted together with a grade transcript and two letters of recommendation. Part II is a timed essay to be administered under the supervision of a faculty or DAR member. It must be completed at one sitting, within a two-hour time limit, and without assistance or reference materials. Each contest entry is evaluated by independent, non-DAR judges. The winning entry is advanced through state and national levels of judging; eligibility for awards beyond the chapter level; state winner $250.00. If interested to be nominated please see Mrs. Fisher. 10/28/19
10/7/19 Coca-Cola Scholars Program $20,000

Graduating H.S. Senior; U.S. citizen; U.S. Nationals; U.S. Permanent Residents, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian entrants; or Humanitarian Parolees-based on guidelines utilized by the U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility; planning to pursue a degree at an accredited post-secondary institution. For information and to apply click HERE.

10/31/19
10/16/19 Greenhouse Scholars Application(Part 1 of 3) $TBD

Graduating H.S. sr; plans to attend an accredited 4-yr. university; U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a legal resident of IL; have a cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above; demonstrate financial need, annual household income no greater than $70,000; demonstrates leadership, commitment to community; ability to persevere through difficult circumstances. To apply click HERE.

11/22/19
10/17/19

North Suburban Chapter, IL Society of Professional Engineers 2020 Scholarship

$1,000

H.S. Sr; U.S. citizen at time of application; min 3.5/4.0; SAT, 600 Math, 500 Verbal,;Enroll in an engineering program at a university/college tha has been accreditated by the ABET-EAC; live in Cook County; assemble, complete and mail application according to checklist. For information and to apply click HERE.

3/1/20
10/18/19 2020 IL Chemical Education Foundation H.S. Senior Scholarship $2,000

H.S. Sr; outstanding achievement in academics, extracurricular/employment activities and community involvement; official H.S. transcript; ACT/SAT/PSAT scores; two letters of rec including, one science teacher; one page essay; list of extracurricular activities including community service, awards, accomplishments and employment/work experience. For information and to apply click HERE.

2/19/20
10/21/19 Bruce Fishkin Scholarship $TBD H.S. graduating Sr.; resident of Cook County; min. GPA 3.0/4.0 in the high school you are currently attending; must have taken either the ACT or SAT test and achieved a min. ACT score of 22 or a min. SAT score of 1100; plan on attending an accredited college or university for a Bachelor's degree or four yr. program in the U.S. For more information and to apply click HERE. 10/31/19