Scholarships and Financial Aid
Scholarship Name: Rock Energy Cooperative Scholarship
Qualifications: Graduating high school seniors whose parents or guardians are Rock Energy members (if your household receives electricity and/or natural gas from Rock Energy).
Amount: $1,000 each
How to Apply: Applicants must submit an online application by visiting www.rock.coop then go to the “Community & Youth tab. Applicants will then click on “Scholarships” followed by clicking on “2023 Scholarship Application.” Students must complete the application in one sitting. They are not able to stop the application process and return to it at a later time. They are encouraged to prepare everything in advance and then copy and paste their responses into the form.
Deadline to Apply: January 10, 2023
Contact for Questions: Jonas Berberich at [email protected]
Scholarship Name: Community Foundation of Northern Illinois
Qualifications: Graduating high school seniors - each scholarship differs in requirements as 90+ scholarships exist through the foundation
Amount: each scholarship varies
How to Apply: Applicants must submit an online application between December 1st and February 1st at https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships.
Deadline to Apply: February 1, 2023
Contact for Questions: Heather Rapp, 779-210-8209
Scholarship Name: Womanspace Scholarship
Qualifications: Be a resident of Winnebago, Boone, or Ogle County - Be an enrolled senior at a Winnebago, Boone, or Ogle County public or private high school - Have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 out of 4.0. Have a chosen academic field of study in Fine Art, Writing, or Women’s Studies.
How to Apply: Visit the following link https://www.scholarshipsni.com/post/womanspace-scholarship where you will then find the application link that opens on January 1, 2023.
Deadline to Apply: April 15,2023.
Contact for Questions: Kristin Kofoed at [email protected]
Scholarship Name: Stateline Community Foundation Scholarships
Qualifications: Graduating high school seniors - each scholarship differs in requirements as numerous scholarships exist through the foundation
Amount: each scholarship varies
How to Apply: Applicants must submit an online application between December
Scholarship Name: Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
Qualifications: Current high school seniors expecting to receive their high school diploma during the current academic year - Planning to Pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution - Able to verify a minimum overall B/3.0 G.P.A. in high school coursework - Be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Permanent Resident, Refugee, Asylee, Cuban-Haitian Entrant, or Humanitarian Parolee.
Amount: $20,000 (150 scholars selected for that amount each year)
How to Apply: Applicants should follow the instructions found at the following link https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/ccsf.
Deadline to Apply: October 31, 2022 at 5pm Eastern time
Contact for Questions: -
Scholarship Name: Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Qualifications: Current high school seniors who are citizens of the United States and are intending to pursue a four-year degree on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours each semester) in a U.S. College or university.
Amount: Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year
How to Apply: Applicants should visit the following website https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm and click on “Apply Now.”
Deadline to Apply: November 14, 2022 at 11:59pm Pacific time
Contact for Questions: [email protected] or call 773-755-4732
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