Below are listings of some scholarship opportunities. Please check back to this site frequently as we will add more scholarships to this list as they become available. Newest scholarships will always be posted at the top of the section below, directly below the “Discover Colleges” scholarship link.
Honors, Presidential, Chancellor, etc. scholarships offered by individual institutions are generally available to those who rank in the upper level of the graduating class, have accumulated a respectable GPA, and/or have earned a high SAT or ACT score. Contact the institution to which you are applying or check the school’s website for specific information regarding such scholarships.
www.DiscoverColleges.com– to gain information on private colleges and register for a scholarship drawing for $2500.
Joliet Junior College S.T.E.M. Scholars~ are you planning to attend JJC this fall and majoring in a STEM-related field? Check out the flyer below for qualifying majors and application details. Deadline for submission: May 1, 2018. STEM Scholars Program Flyer Fall 2018 High School
American Italian Cultural Society (AICS) ~ is sponsoring a $1,500 renewable scholarship. This scholarship is based on academic excellence, promotion of Italian culture & financial need. For more information and to apply, please see the application packet linked below: Deadline for submission: May 31, 2018. American Italian Cultural Society Scholarship
Triple-Impact Competitor~ offers scholarship opportunities for high school JUNIOR student athletes. For more information, and to apply, please visit: www.positivecoach.org/scholarships Deadline for submission: May 31, 2018.
Will County Lodging Association~ is sponsoring a $1,500 scholarship to a Will County resident who plans to attend an accredited college or university in Illinois and pursue a degree in Hospitality Management, Lodging Management or Tourism Management. For more information, and to apply, please see the application below: Deadline for submission: June 1, 2018. wcla_scholarship_application_2018
Scholarship of the Day: for a different scholarship listing every day, be sure to check out http://www.tuitionfundingsources.com/ , click on the social media icons and follow one or more of their social media accounts.
Career Scholarship Opportunity~ are you interested in pursuing a career in one of Will County’s most in demand careers? If so you may be eligible for a scholarship. For a list of careers as well as scholarship information, please review the information below.
Walmart Scholarships- Walmart offers scholarships for employees as well as for students who have a parent employed by the corporation. Please visit: http://foundation.walmart.com/our-focus/associate-scholarships for application and more details. Deadlines vary.
http://www.legion.org/scholarships– to gain information on the various scholarships offered through the American Legion.
Joliet Junior College offers over 400 scholarships for both full and part time students. Scholarships may be re-posted so check website frequently. Applications and information are available at: http://www.jjc.edu/info/scholarships. Applications will be available after December 1, 2017. Priority deadline for submission: April 1, 2018.
Kankakee Community College offers many scholarships for both full and part-time students. Applications and information is available at: www.kcc.edu/scholarships Applications for the 2018-19 school year will be available after November 1, 2017. Deadline for submission: March 1, 2018.