Scholarships

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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.

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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.

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Value: $10,000

The Hearst Foundations believe is in the public interest to encourage these outstanding young people to continue their educational development.  The $10,000 undergraduate college scholarship award is subject to the conditions and requirements specified online.  Additional detailed scholarship information will be provided to the delegates after Washington Week.  Certificates representing the award will be presented to the delegates during their visit to Washington DC. Please visit www.ussenateyouth.org for more information.

Deadline: Sunday, June 24, 2018
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The Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship award to a male student of Italian ancestry who has been accepted to a college/university for the Fall of 2018. Applicants should have a GPA of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Applications require two letters of recommendation, high school transcript and SAT score. Application deadline is Sunday, June 24, 2018. Click the link for more information.  

Deadline: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Value: $1,000

Fleming College Scholarship

Michael P. Fleming & Associates, P.C. is offering a college scholarship for high school seniors and undergraduate students enrolled in 2 to 4 year colleges. Each applicant should submit an essay of approximately 250 words or a video essay on the following topic: Ideas and solutions to reduce drunk driving car accidents. The application deadline is July 1, 2018. One scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to the author of the winning essay. The winner will be announced by August 1, 2018