Scholarships for students Illinois. Some scholarships specifically open to Illinois students, and others give preference to students in Illinois.
Healthcare Career Scholarship
Closing Date: September 7, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are currently pursuing education for the following healthcare careers: Medical Technology/CLS/MLS, Nursing (BSN), Health Information Management, Rehabilitation Services (PT, OT, PTA, COTA, SP), Pharmacy, Cardiac Ultrasound, Vascular Ultrasound, or Certified Medical Assistant. Applicant must reside in FHN’s service area (specific areas in Illinois).
NEWH | Chicago Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – Chicago Chapter
Closing Date: September 10, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)
Sponsor: Acorn Equality Fund
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: September 21, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will retain permanent residence in the AEF service area of downstate Illinois and attend any accredited, post-secondary educational institution. Scholarships are designed to provide academic financial support for gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered students, allies, or the children of gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered parents.
Sponsor: Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation
Closing Date: September 28, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to Latino students currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student during the fall term of 2018-19 at an accredited community college or four-year college or university. Applicant’s home residence must be in Illinois.
Sponsor: Hispanic Heritage Foundation
Closing Date: October 15, 2018
Description: Award is open to Latino high school seniors who excel both inside and outside the classroom, who have at least a 3.0 GPA and are Permanent residents, DACA, U.S. Citizens, or eligible non-citizens. Applicants must be from the Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Northern California, Phoenix, or Washington, DC areas.
Supply Chain Management Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Customized Distribution Services
Closing Date: November 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students majoring in Supply Chain Management who are either permanent residents or students in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California, or Illinois.
Sponsor: Hagan Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000 each semester
Closing Date: November 15, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors with at least a 3.5 GPA and from a rural area (a county with less than 50,000 people). Applicant must live in an eligible state (see website for details – Middle America) and demonstrate financial need.
Dan L. Meisinger, Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship
Sponsor: The Voice of Aviation Business
Closing Date: November 30, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to college students currently enrolled in an aviation program who are high academic achievers with a “B” average or better. Residents of Kansas, Missouri, and Illinois will be given preference.
Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship
Sponsor: Kreisman Law Offices
Closing Date: December 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current law students in an undergraduate, JD, LLB, or LLM program. Preference will be given to individuals from the Chicago metropolitan area, received an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college or university in the Chicago area, OR are attending law school in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship
Sponsor: Greenhouse Scholars
Amount: Up to $5,000 per year for four years
Closing Date: December 17, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors planning to attend a four-year accredited academic institution. Applicant must demonstrate financial need (annual household income no greater than $70,000) and have a cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a legal resident of Colorado, Georgia, Illinois or North Carolina.
Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships
Sponsor: Association for Iron & Steel Technology
Closing Date: January 31, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in college for the fall semester, or a First, Second, or Third year student currently enrolled in a full-accredited college or university. Applicant must be members of the AIST Midwest Chapter (Northwestern Indiana, Northern Illinois, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa) or the dependent of a member of the AIST Midwest chapter.