DePaul University - Chicago Public School Scholarship

Scholarship Description:
Any graduate of a Chicago Public high school with a 3.7 weighted GPA or higher who is admitted as a full-time freshman will be awarded a $20,000 scholarship, beginning in fall of 2020. This scholarship is renewable for four years based on satisfactory academic performance and progress, bringing the total award to $80,000. Students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement may receive a larger award. This scholarship may not be combined with other DePaul scholarships except for the Provost’s Achievement Award. Eligible students also may qualify for need-based financial aid.

Website: The Chicago Public School Scholarship (Click on “DePaul Grants and Academic Scholarships” under “Incoming Freshmen”)

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Be a 2020 Chicago Public High School graduate
  • 3.7 GPA requirement (weighted)
  • Meet all DePaul University standard admission requirements.
  • Complete a DePaul University admission application and receive an acceptance letter from DePaul University.

Open to DREAMers: Yes
Renewable: Yes; academic scholarships may be renewed for up to four consecutive years (12 quarters) of undergraduate study if you maintain good academic standing. You must be enrolled full time each quarter and complete a minimum of 36 quarter hours for the Fall, Winter and Spring quarters.