Scholarships

Deadline:
Value: Varies

#068 Air Force ROTC Tuition Waiver

Deadline: Varies, see website

Amount: Varies

 

The Air Force ROTC program offers high school graduates scholarships through its High School Scholarship Program. The scholarship cycle begins in the spring of the student’s junior year and continues through December of his/her senior year. The application opening and closing dates vary from year to year and deadlines are posted at www.afrotc.com along with additional information.

Deadline:
Value: Varies

#041 Elgin Community College Foundation Scholarships 2017

Deadline: Varies (Please see website for different deadlines)

Amount: Varies

 

The Elgin Community College Foundation Scholarships offer a wide variety of scholarships which are divided into five primary categories. Requirements for some scholarships include financial need, high academic standing, specialized talents, or area of study, ethnicity, gender and residency. To apply, please visit www.elgin.edu/scholarhsips. Information is also available in the College & Career scholarship file.

 

Ask Mrs. Kudabeck to see the college booklet.

 

Deadline:
Value: $2,000

#050 Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans Scholarship (3 available)

Deadline: Varies (read below carefully)

Amount: $2,000

 

  1. The Women’s Division JCCIA for female students only who have one parent of Italian ancestry. Deadline for the application is April 3, 2017.

 

  1. JCCIA John Fischetti Scholarship for male students of at least 50% Italian ancestry who plan to study journalism or communications in college. Deadline for the application is May 1, 2017.

 

  1. Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Scholarship for male students of at least 50% Italian ancestry, accepted for enrollment by an accredited college/university and has a GPA of 3.75 or higher (on a scale of 4.0) Deadline for the application is May 15, 2017.

 

Please visit www.jccia.com for more information and to apply. Applications are also available in the STCE College and Career scholarship file.

 

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: Varies

#038 Wheaton Drama Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: Varies

 

The Wheaton Drama Club is offering a scholarship to a graduating senior from a Wheaton Drama Area high school (this includes St. Charles high schools). Students must participate in theatre arts activities in the school and/or community, including coursework and/or volunteer work. Applications are available in the STCE College and Career Scholarship file.

 

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: Varies

#073 Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: Varies

 

The University of the Aftermarket Foundation and more than 30 additional organizations award automotive scholarships. Your one completed on-line application will automatically be considered by every organization where you meet their qualifications. Applicants must meet these qualifications:

  • Planning a career in the Automotive Aftermarket.
  • There is no minimum GPA requirement for UAF awards.
  • Planning to attend a full-time program at an accredited college or university, or an ASE/NATEF certified post-secondary automotive, collision, or heavy-duty technician training program.

 

Apply on-line at www.automotivescholarships.com/index.cfm

 

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: Varies

#049 Marianjoy Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: Varies

 

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must have a permanent physical disability, which may be the result of brain injury; stroke; spinal cord injury; musculoskeletal impairments such as amputation or multiple traumas; or neuromuscular disorders such as multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, and Guillain-Barre syndrome. Applications are available in the STCE College and Career scholarship file and at www.Marianjoy.org/Scholarship

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: $1,000

#078 John Bestmann, Michael O’Malley & Bill Kelly Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: $1,000

 

This scholarship is given by the Woodfield Area Children’s Organization, Inc. (W.A.C.O.), an organization serving children in the Northwest suburbs and Kane County since 1979. Applicants must have volunteered at W.A.C.O.’s Christmas Shopping Tours, helped with our food, book or coat drives, or have in any other way been involved with any of the Woodfield Area Children’s Organization’s programs or fundraisers.

 

Criteria:

  • Community service with the Woodfield Area Children’s Organization
  • Additional community involvement
  • School activities and honors
  • Ability to follow all directions (we cannot stress this enough)
  • Scholastic standing
  • Plan to attend a four-year college/university in the fall of 2017

 

Applications are available in the College & Career Office scholarship files.

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: Varies

#080 The Great Scholarship Program (from Great Clips)

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: Varies

 

Great Clips, Inc. is sponsoring the Great Scholarship Program for students interested in pursuing a cosmetology career. It provides tuition assistance or cosmetology tools for its selected winners. Full details and applications are available online at greatclipscareers.com/scholarships

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: Varies

#025 Auxiliary of Northwestern Medicine/Central DuPage/Delnor Hospital Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2017

February 6, 2017 is the deadline to turn application in to your counselor.

Amount: Varies

 

This scholarship is awarded to high school seniors who plan on pursuing a career in health care.

A maximum of three (3) students will be selected by the counseling department based on the Auxiliary Scholarship Guidelines, assessment of abilities and commitment to a career in a health care related field. Please see your counselor if you are interested in applying for this scholarship.

 

If you are selected, you must complete and submit the application. Application packets will be accepted beginning January 1, 2017.

Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017
Value: $2,500

#067 Advocate Sherman Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship 2017

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Amount: $2,500

 

This scholarship is offered to students who plan on a career in the health care field and will be entering college in the fall. Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Be among the top 20% of their graduating class.
  • Express an interest towards study in the healthcare field.
  • Will attend college in the fall of application year.
  • Demonstrate active involvement in the Advocate Sherman Health community by serving as a volunteer, Career Intern, Certified Nursing Assistant Trainee or employee of Advocate Sherman Hospital with 50 accrued hours by the time application is submitted.

Applicants must be accepted at a college prior to April 1 of the application year.

 

Any questions can be directed to the Volunteer Office at (224)783-8133.

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