Scholarships for students Illinois. Some scholarships specifically open to Illinois students, and others give preference to students in Illinois.
Bruce Fishkin Scholarship
Sponsor: Bruce Fishkin Scholarship Fund
Closing Date: October 17, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students entering their senior year of high school in the fall of 2021 who are residents or attend high school in one of the following areas: Chicago, Illinois or the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry or Will, Illinois; Las Vegas, Nevada and suburbs of the area, or Fairfield, Greens Farms, Redding or Westport, Connecticut.
UNCF/Best Buy Scholars Program
Sponsor: UNCF | Best Buy
Amount: Up to $20,000
Closing Date: October 29, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American students enrolled full-time at Bowie State University, Delaware State University, Howard University, North Carolina A&T University or Tuskegee University. The selection process will focus first on students from Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri or Ohio.
Exelon HBCU Corporate Scholars Program
Sponsor: Exelon | UNCF
Amount: Up to $25,000
Closing Date: November 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to current college freshmen attending a four-year, accredited HBCU. Applicant must be majoring in Business Administration, Business Management, Engineering, Finance Information Technology or Supply Chain Management. Applicant must be a Exelon utility customer located in any of the following targeted markets: Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, or Pennsylvania.
Supply Chain Management Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Customized Distribution Services
Closing Date: November 1, 2021
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.
Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship
Sponsor: Greenhouse Scholars
Amount: Up to $5,000 per year for four years
Closing Date: November 5, 2021
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.
AANAPISI Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: November 10, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled full-time in a degree-seeking program in the 2022 Spring semester/quarter at specific institutions located in California, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, Texas, Washington, Guam or American Samoa (see website for details).
Sponsor: Hagan Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $6,000 each semester
Closing Date: December 1, 2021
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.