Scholarship Opportunities

Along with financial aid, scholarships are a great way to get some financial support for college. There are many different types of scholarship ranging from general ones to specific ones offered by each individual college.
Scholarship Bulletin

Use this to help you find scholarships that meet your criteria! The scholarships are organized according to application deadline.If you have not done so already, PLEASE COMPLETE an Academic Works Profile. This profile will create a select list of scholarships for you based on your interests and qualifications.
Chicago Public Schools has a resource available for scholarships. The guide is divided by deadlines.
Click below for scholarships listed by each month:​​​​​​​
Want even more scholarship information?
  • If you are interested in receiving scholarship information please CLICK HERE to be added to the 2020-21 CPS Scholarship Manager Email Blast
  • Missed an email? CLICK HERE for an up-to-date list of CPS Scholarship Alerts shared out through the CPS Scholarship Manager Email Blast.
  • CLICK HERE to review the LIVE Scholarship Alert WorkbookUpdated weekly! (There are specific tabs to assist students with navigating through scholarships due each month, take a look!) 
  • Add CPS Scholarships to your Google Calendar or bookmarks! Keep up with application open & close dates, CPS Scholarship events, and more! (updated weekly)
  • CLICK HERE to review the 2020-21 CPS Scholarships Starter Guide for Students
Kids’ Chance Inc. of Illinois was founded with the goal of awarding academic college scholarships to deserving children of workers seriously injured or killed on the job.
We believe we can make a significant difference in the lives of all children affected by a workplace injury by helping them pursue and achieve their educational goals.
The deadline for applications is June 15.
Applications should be sent to:
Kids' Chance Inc. of Illinois
318 Half Day Road, #172
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Please follow the links below to download the Scholarship Application, and visit our website to learn more about us.
College can be expensive. That’s why scholarships for women are so valuable. First, they help lower the cost of going to school, which is worthwhile in itself. Second, they are only open to female students, making them potentially less competitive.
If you have a girl getting ready to head to college, here is the ultimate list of scholarships for women and girls.