College Scholarships Opportunities

2018 Dillard University Scholarship

Dillard University in New Orleans  
$50k Scholarship for African-American Males

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit http://hiphopsisters.org/mclyte-scholarship/

Alberico Scholarship

The Alberico Scholarship Foundation awards $2,500 scholarships to college-bound high school seniors who demonstrate academic achievement and leadership in their school and community, as well as financial need.

In order to be eligible, a student must meet the established criteria and submit all proper materials online no later than April 15, 2019.

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit http://www.albericoscholar.com/apply/

B. Davis Scholarship

Must write an essay focusing on leadership. Scholarship amount is $1,000. Application deadline is May 24, 2019.

More information is available at www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.

Chicago Fire Department Scholarships

GOLD BADGE SOCIETY 21st ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 2019: All scholarships are available to graduating, qualifying children of active, disabled, retired or deceased firefighters or paramedics of the Chicago Fire Department.

COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO 2019 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES PLEASE CHOOSE ONLY ONE

FF Walter Patmon Jr. College Scholarship: One student will be chosen for a one-time award of $2000. Applicant must provide a transcript from the first semester of this current school year proving a cumulative B GPA, a letter of recommendation from a school official (ex, teacher, counselor, coach, principal).

CFD Gold Badge Society: Four students will be chosen for a one-time award for $2000. Applicant must provide a transcript from the first semester of this current school year proving a cumulative C GPA and a letter of recommendation from a school official (ex, teacher, counselor, coach, principal).

Father Thomas Mulcrone College Scholarship: Four students will be chosen for a one-time award of $2000 each. Applicant must provide a transcript from the first semester of this current school year proving a cumulative B GPA, a letter of recommendation from a school official (ex, teacher, counselor, coach, principal).

All applications must be postmarked no later than March 31, 2019.

Mail to: CFD Gold Badge Society c/o Donna Gasior 5410 W 84th Place Burbank, Illinois 60459

INCLUDE ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTS WITH APPLICATION.

INCOMPLETE OR LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE DISREGARDED.

Address questions to CFDGoldBadge@aol.com Attn. Scholarship Committee

CLICK HERE for an application form and more details.

Fueling the Minds of the Future

Scholarship amount is $2,000. Application deadline is March 15, 2019.

Program information and applications are available at www.fuelingminds.com.

Horatio Alger Scholarship

Receive up to $25,000
Criteria includes at least a 2.0 GPA and financial need.

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit scholars.horatioalger.org

Italian Catholic Federation

Must be of Italian Descent with a minimum 3.2 GPA. Scholarship amount is $400. Application deadline is March 15, 2019.

More information and applications are available through Mrs. Nagel or online at www.icf.org.

Monmouth William J. and Beverly Goldsborough Scholarship

Full-tuition award at Monmouth College available exclusively to high-achieving students from the Chicagoland area. Admitted high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher cumulative high school GPA and a 26 ACT are eligible. Candidates must apply to the college by January 15, 2019 and must complete the Fellows and Scholars application requirements by January 18, 2019.

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center.

Oak Lawn Arts Commission Scholarship

Must be attending a post secondary education with an intention to enter an arts program and reside in Oak Lawn. Scholarship amount is $500. Scholarship deadline is April 30, 2019.

See Mrs. Nagel in the Guidance Center for an application.

Paramount Tall Club of Chicago

$750.00 College Scholarship

Must be a graduating senior living in the Chicagoland area. Males must be 6’2” and plan to attend a 2-year or 4-year college this Fall. Application deadline is February 11, 2019.

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit www.tallclubchicago.org.

Temple Hoyne Buell Memorial Scholarship

University of Illinois at Urbana

Alpha Zeta Delta of Chi Psi Fraternity

$1,000 Scholarship

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit www.AZDChiPsi.org/Buell

Young Scholar Program Application 

Marquette University

Clinical Laboratory Science

Opportunity available for Juniors and Seniors to earn 1 college credit.

For more information please see Mrs. Kelliher in the Guidance Center or visit http://www.marquette.edu/clinical-laboratory-science/young-scholar.shtml