Scholarship Information

 

Scholarship Opportunities - march 2019

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March 2019

 

Marquette Bank Education Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: April 8th (must be turned in to Mr. Eisenbraun)

For: Members of the EPCHS Class of 2019

Award amount: $2,500

For application:  In Counseling Office

 

STamPede Volunteerism Schoalrship

Deadline: April 8 (must be turned in to Mrs. Dorgan in PPS Center)

For: Members of the EPCHS Class of 2019

Award amount: $250

For application:  In Counseling Office

 

Maureen Murphy & Jolene Churak Scholarship

Deadline: March 20  (must be turned in to Mrs. Dorgan in PPS Center)

For: Members of the EPCHS Class of 2019

Award amount: $500

For application:  In Counseling Office

 

Evergreen Park High School Scholarships

Deadline: March 20 (must be turned in to Mrs. Dorgan in PPS Center)

For: Members of the EPCHS Class of 2019

Award amount: varies

For application:  In Counseling Office

 

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless Scholarship

Deadline: April 15

For: Students from Chicago and suburban schools who were homeless at some point while attending high school, as verified by the student's school. Youth leaders active with CCH also are eligible.

Award amount: $2,500

For additional information & online application at: https://www.chicagohomeless.org/scholarships/

 

Back 2 School Illinois College Scholarship

Deadline: April 1

For: High school seniors who are Illinois residents.  Applicants must provide transcripts & 2 letters of recommendation.

Award amount: $2,500

For additional information & online application at:  http://b2si.org/college-sch/

 

 

Great Clips Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 2019   

For: High school seniors who will be attending Cosmetology school after graduation from high school

Award amount: Up to $1,500

For additional information & online application at: https://jobs.greatclips.com/scholarship-application

 

Because College is Expensive Scholarship

Deadline: March 31

For: High school juniors or seniors

Award Amount: $500

For additional information & online application at: https://cedaredlending.com/scholarship/

 

Connext Go Fund Yourself Scholarship

Deadline August 31

For: students 16 years of age or older.  Students must write an original essay of 250 words or less that addresses the following question: "What's the most unique way you found to pay for school before applying for student loans?"

Award Amount: $5,000

For additional information & online application at: https://www.unigo.com/m/scholarships/connext-go-fund-yourself-scholarship/application

 

Consolidated Food Service Scholarship

Deadline: June 15

For: High school senior who will be majoring in a field related to culinary arts or hospitality.  Students must submit a short online application form including contact information, school you will be attending, intended major, and an essay of up to 500 words describing the applicant's interest in culinary arts or the hospitality industry.

Award Amount: $500

For additional information & online application at: https://www.consolidatedfoodservice.com/scholarship

 

$15,000 Six Star Campus Scholarship

Deadline: April 30

For: High school senior planning to attend a post-secondary institution starting in the Fall (18 to 22 years of age).  Minimum of 3.0 GPA and must demonstration leadership on campus and excels as the “overall student”

Award amount: $15,000

For additional information & online application at:  http://www.sixstarpro.com/scholarship/

 

American Fire Sprinkler Association High School Scholarship Contest

Deadline: April 1

For: High school seniors who are US citizens.  Scholarship funds are payable to the winner’s college/university or certified trade school in the United States; winner must enroll for classes beginning no later than Fall 2019 session.

Award Amount: $2,000

For additional information & online application at: https://www.afsascholarship.org/

 

Rover.com College Scholarship

Deadline: May 1

For: High school seniors.  Students must write an essay of 400 to 500 words answering the question listed on the Rover website.

Award amount: $2,500

For additional information & online application at: https://www.rover.com/college-scholarship/

 

Boule’ Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: March 31

For: African-American high school seniors attending four-year, accredited, non-profit degree granting colleges and universities of their choice.  Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 required.

Award amount: $4,000 annually

For additional information and online application at:  https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/2223f997-615e-4e1e-bdfe-3df90c6ff746

 

 

ICF Conservation Achievement Scholarship

Deadline: March 15

For: 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.

Award amount: $2,000

For additional information and online application at: http://www.ilcf.org/portal/sponsorship-opportunities

 

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship

For: all high school juniors & seniors.  There is an 500-1000 word essay on the following prompt: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

Award: $1,000

For additional opportunities and online application at: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php

 

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Beacon of Light Scholarship

Deadline: March 15

For: African-American/Black Graduating High School Seniors planning to attend four-year college in Fall 2019 with a 3.0 Unweighted Cumulative GPA

Award amount: $1,000

For additional information and online application at: https://exsscholarship.formstack.com/forms/2019

 

Palumbo Family Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: March 31

For: high school seniors and undergraduates that reside in Cook, Dupage, Kane, Lake, or Will counties with a minimum 3.0 GPA, an annual adjusted gross income of $60,000 or less, and be a U.S. citizen.

Award amount: $15,000

For additional information and online application at: http://palumbofoundation.org/about-the-program/

 

The Alberico Scholarship Foundation

Deadline: April 15

For: High school seniors who rank in the top 20% of their graduating class, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, and demonstrate involvement, leadership , and financial need.

Award amount: $2,500

For additional information and online application at: http://www.albericoscholar.com/scholarship-details/

 

Law Office of Mike Campbell Scholarship

Deadline: July 12

For: Students planning to attend any college in the U.S.

Award amount: $1,000

For additional information and online application at:  https://mikecampbelllaw.com/scholarship/  

 

Ayn Rand Institute Essay Contest

Deadline: April 18

For: High school juniors and seniors

Award amount: up to $2,000

For additional information and online application at: https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests

 

Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans Women’s Division Scholarship

Deadline: April 1

For: Female High School Senior who will be enrolled full-time in a 2 or 4 year accredited college or vocational/technical school.  Must have at least one parent of Italian descent and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Award amount: $2,000

For additional information and online application at:  www.JCCIA.com

 

Illinois Sons of Italy Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: July 1

For: High school seniors who are wholly or partially of Italian ancestry within the Chicagoland area.

Award amount: $1,000

For additional information and online application at: www.osia.uno

 

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship

Deadline: June 1

Award amount: $1,000

For: High school seniors who plan to pursue a career in animation and/or design related field.

 

Works Foundation Work Ethic Scholarship

Deadline: March 29

For: High school seniors who are enrolled, or planning to enroll, in a vocational school.

Award Amount: Varies

For additional information and online application at: https://www.mikeroweworks.org/scholarship/

 

“A Voice for Cats” Essay Contest Scholarship

Deadline: April 30

For: Student must be currently enrolled in, or enrolled to begin higher education studies in the fall semester. Essay topic: how to best promote the most humane treatment of felines.

Award amount: $1,000

For additional information and online application at: https://www.wwwallaboutcats.com/cats-voice-cats-essay-contest-scholarship

 

American Legion Scholarships

Deadline: varies

For: high school students

Award amount:  varies, up to $20,000

For additional information and online application at:  https://www.legion.org/scholarships

 

Additional Resources for scholarship information:

Fastweb.com

Scholarships.uncf.org

Niche.com

Scholarships.com

Unigo.com

Cappex.com

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