to find out more information about scholarship opportunities available through this program.
AIA Northeast Illinois is offering three student scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each. The scholarships are available to those enrolled for the 2015 fall semester in an accredited architecture program within the National Architectural Accrediting Board’s (NAAB’s) East Central or West Central Regions. Application deadline is 5pm (CT), April 24, 2015. To apply, please visit http://aianei.org/Scholarships.html
The Thomas Arkle Clark Memorial Scholarship is awarded by the Gamma Zeta Chapter of Alpha Tau Omega (“ATO”) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (“UIUC”). Three scholarships in the amount up to $1,000 each will be awarded to the most deserving applicants. Applicants must be male seniors, planning on attending University of Illinois in fall 2015. The deadline for submitting an application is June 26, 2015. To apply, please visit https://atoillinois.com/thomas-arkle-clark-memorial-scholarship/
The Stephanie Joseph Memorial Fund is offering a scholarship to a current senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA who plans to attend a four-year college. Four scholarships will be awarded for $2,500.00 each. The application deadline is April 18th. For more information about recipient criteria or to pick up an application, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office.
The Balanced Man Scholarship is offered by Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. This scholarship is available to male applicants attending University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign during the fall 2015 semester who have excelled in areas of scholarship, leadership, athletics and community service. The application deadline is May 1, 2015. To fill out an application please visit, http://www.illinoissigeps.com/scholarships.html
. Information about the scholarship can also be obtained from Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office.
The Pay It Forward Community Service Scholarship is offered from the DuPage Residents Networking for Change Organization. Two annual community service scholarships of $500 each will be available to eligible applicants. The application deadline is August 15, 2015. For more information on eligibility requirements and to pick up an application, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office.
The Business Excellence Award is available for applicants who intend to enroll in a four year college in the fall of 2015 and pursue a major in the field of business. The scholarship will be a $750 award given to one student to be put towards educational expenses. An essay is required to apply for the scholarship. For more information, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. Applications are due April 9, 2015.
Two $1,000 awards will be provided to graduating seniors from a Wheaton Drama area high school entering a post-secondary institution in the subsequent academic year. This student must have actively participated in theatre arts in school and/or the community. Participation should include coursework and/or volunteer work. Applications can be picked up from Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is May, 15 2015.
The 2015 Illinois Sheriff's Association Scholarship will be awarded to one DuPage student who will be attending a higher education institute in Illinois for the 2015/2016 school year. Applicants must be permanent residents of Illinois. The application deadline is March 15, 2015. For more information or to apply, please visit http://www.dupagesheriff.org/PressReleases/2014/1061/
The Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship is available to applicants who will be attending college no later than September 30, 2015 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. The application deadline is June 30, 2015. For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/2015.php
The Lift Parts Express Scholarship is available for applicants who are a current senior in high school or a freshman or sophomore in college and enrolled or will be enrolled by fall of 2015. One scholarship of $500 will be awarded. The application deadline is June 30, 2015. For more information and to apply, please visit http://forkliftpartsillinois.com/forkliftparts.php
The Caretenders Scholarship awards one student with $500. Applicants must be a resident of the U.S. or Canada, who will be attending a post-secondary school in the U.S. or Canada in the fall of 2015. The application deadline is May 31, 2015. For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/available.php
The Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship awards one student with $500. Applicants must be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2015, be enrolled in program that is at least two years in length and answer the essay question on the application. The application deadline is May 31, 2015. For more information and to apply, please visit http://mortgagebrokersburnaby.com/mortgagebrokersburnaby.php
The Edvisors Scholarship Program awards multiple students every year with $10,000. To be eligible you must be at least 13 years old, enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the U.S. and be a legal resident of the U.S. The application deadline is March 31, 2015. For more information and to fill out an application, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/SP_Scholarship_Program.php
The organization, Friends of Moraine Hills State Park is offering $1000 scholarships to two 2015 high school graduates entering the field of environmental studies. To be eligible, applicants must be a high school student in Illinois with at least a 2.5 GPA, plan to attend an accredited college or university and plan to enter a field of study and career directly related to the environment. Applications are available to be picked up in the Guidance Office from Mrs. Kozlick. The application deadline is April 30, 2015.
The application deadline is March 30th, 2015.
Gene Kolling Lions Founders Scholarship – student with financial need and a parent or sibling who served or is currently serving in the military. Also student should be patriotic in spirit, involved in their community, and display good leadership qualities. If interested in this scholarship, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Counseling Office for a form to apply.
The Westmont Lions club will award two $500 scholarships to two high school seniors who live in Westmont or attend Westmont High School. The scholarship has been set up to honor students' involvement in extra activities in school or the community as well as maintaining their schoolwork. For more information or to pick up an application, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is April 6, 2015.
The Westmont Rotary Club will award two separate scholarships: Academic and Vocational/technical. Students are eligible if they reside in the corporate limits of Westmont or attend Westmont High School. For more information, or to pick up an application, please see Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is April 6, 2015.
The DuPage Juvenile Officers' Association will award up to three $1,000 scholarships this year. Applicants must be residents of DuPage County who will be attending a college by September of 2015 and majoring in a field related to law enforcement or youth social services. Applications can be picked up from Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is April 6, 2015.
The 2015 Eleanor L. Swartz Scholarship Program is sponsored by The Chicago Community Trust. Applicants must be high school seniors attending a high school in Hinsdale Township High School District #86 who plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at a two- or four-year college. Up to two awards of $2,000 will be granted. Applications can be picked up in the Guidance office from Mrs. Kozlick. Application deadline is April 1, 2015.
Pointe Pest Control in Illinois is offering a $750 scholarship to a graduating high school senior or college freshman in Illinois. It will be awarded May 31, 2015. The application deadline is March 31, 2015. For more information please visit, http://www.pointepestcontrol.net/illinois-scholarship/
The DuPage Juvenile Officers' Association, the largest association of juvenile officers and youth workers in the State of Illinois, will award up to three $1,000.00 college scholarships this year. Applicants must be residents of DuPage County planning to seek a career in law enforcement or youth services upon graduation. They should be attending a college or university by September of 2015 and majoring in a field related to law enforcement or youth social services. Applications can be picked up from Mrs. Kozlick in the Counseling Office. The deadline to apply is April 6, 2015.
The Christopher Massimilian Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student who will continue on with baseball in college, who was involved in sports during high school and has excelled academically. If you feel you may qualify for this scholarship, please stop in the athletic office and see Mr. Hoel or the counseling office and see Mrs. Kozlick. The deadline for this scholarship is April 10, 2015.
Larry Labus–Willowbrook Burr Ridge Chamber Vocational/Trace scholarship is available to students who will be attending a trade or vocational school or 2 year program at a junior college in preparation for employment rather than pursuing a four year degree. If you are interested in this scholarship, see Mrs. Kozlick in the Counseling Department for an application.
The Kelli Joy O'Laughlin Memorial Fund is offering scholarships to seniors graduating in 2015. Up to six $1,500 renewable scholarships may be awarded to South students. Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Information is on the Kelli Joy O’Laughlin website http://bit.ly/kjoscholar
or a handout can be picked up from Mrs. Kozlick in the Guidance Office. The deadline for applications is March 22, 2015.
The organization is in the process of putting together two annual community service scholarships of $500 each to students who will be enrolled in a degree program and have participated in some form of verifiable community service with a non-profit organization. This will be offered to high school seniors and college students living in DuPage County. The application will be available in early April. For more information, ask your counselor in the Guidance Office.
The DuPage County Farm Bureau is awarding up to four high school seniors who will be starting college in the fall of 2015 with $1,000 scholarships. To be eligible for consideration, applicants must demonstrate that they are qualified to pursue a college education and interested in a course of study related to the agriculture industry. In addition, their parents must be members in good standing of the DuPage County Farm Bureau for at least two years as of January 1 of the application year. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The deadline to apply is April 1, 2015.
This scholarship was created in memory of Arnold Oestmann of Westmont, IL, past president of the DuPage County Farm Bureau. Each year the Board of Trustees may award one scholarship to a high school senior whose parents have been members in good standing of the DuPage County Farm Bureau for two years as of the January 1st of the application year. There is no restriction on the course of study to pursue in college. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2015.
The Chicago Roofing Contractors Association will award two $3,000 renewable scholarships to high school seniors entering college in the fall of 2015 in the following programs-liberal arts and sciences, engineering, architecture or business. For more information and to download the application, please visit http://crca.org/crca_scholarship/index.htm
Active members of JACL Chicago are invited to apply for scholarship money for the 2015-2016 academic year. For more information and to download the application, please visit: http://jaclchicago.org/programs/scholarship-program/. The application deadline is March 2, 2015.
The Fox Valley Section 1208 of the American Society for Quality is offering the Richard A. Maass Memorial Scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic year. The scholarship will fund one year of undergraduate tuition and fees up to a maximum of $2,000.00. The application for this scholarship can be found in the Guidance Office and the deadline to apply is March 2, 2015.
The Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The organization is offering two $1,000 scholarships to college-bound, female high school students who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to voluntarism. Applications are available online at www.jlkd.info
and must be received by January 15, 2015.
The Chicago Wolves are proud to present the Tim Breslin Memorial Scholarship, which awards one student a $7,500 stipend towards college tuition. The Chicago Wolves created this scholarship to honor Tim, a former Wolves player and staunch supporter of our community outreach programs, who passed away in 2005 due to complications from appendiceal cancer. For more information, please see the community relations page on the Chicago Wolves website, www.chicagowolves.com
CRC is sponsoring a scholarship program for current high school seniors who have relocated into the Chicago area sometime between grades 9 and 12. Two one-time awards of $1,000 will be presented to two Chicago-area high school seniors for 2015. To find out more about CRC and the scholarship criteria, please visit www.crcchicago.org
The Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship program seeks to invest in students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the initiative to fulfill their educational goals. Application deadline is January 20, 2015. For more information visit, www.rmhc.org
If you are interested in local scholarships, please fill out the attached document and return to Mr. Eubanks ASAP.