External Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Midwest Great Lakes Regional Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The Midwest Great Lakes (MWGL) Lee J Brockway Scholarship is a regional competitive, merit-based award program designed to...
Scholarship Overview: The Midwest Great Lakes (MWGL) Lee J Brockway...
  • Deadline: 03/22/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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3-Week Summer Program Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI) for HBCU Students
Program Overview: CSSI-HBCU is an annual, residential, 3-week Google program hosted at two HBCUs. This year, the program will be held at Alabama...
Program Overview: CSSI-HBCU is an annual, residential, 3-week Google...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2019
  • Award: 3-Week Summer Program
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$1,000 Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Twenty $1,000 scholarships available for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time,...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Twenty $1,000 scholarships...
  • Deadline: 03/27/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta Del Sol Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Fiesta del Sol Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship Program has celebrated over two decades of awarding...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Fiesta del Sol Guadalupe A....
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 - $3,000 Automotive Aftermarket Scholarships
Scholarship Overview: Thinking about an automotive career? aftermarket career? Good choice! Servicing or supplying parts for vehicle maintenance...
Scholarship Overview: Thinking about an automotive career? aftermarket...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $3,000
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$4,000 Boule' Foundation Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Boule’ Foundation in conjunction with the United Negro College Fund will provide annual $4,000 merit-based...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Boule’ Foundation in...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $4,000
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$2,000 Chicago Fire Department Gold Badge Society Scholarships
Organization Description & Overview: The Chicago Fire Department Gold Badge Society was founded February 17, 1991. Our membership is comprised of...
Organization Description & Overview: The Chicago Fire Department Gold...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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Paid Summer Internship Chicago Summer Business Institute (CSBI)
Organization & Internship Overview: Founded in 1991 to provide paid summer internships for Chicago high school students and to introduce them to...
Organization & Internship Overview: Founded in 1991 to provide paid...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Paid Summer Internship
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up to $5,000 Chicago Urban League Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For 102 years, the Chicago Urban League has been at the forefront of creating opportunities for African...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For 102 years, the Chicago Urban...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: up to $5,000
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$2,500 Cirkled In - "Live Forever" Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Cirkled In Scholarship is a cash scholarship you can apply to any educational need, from tuition to books...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Cirkled In Scholarship is a...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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Summer Enrichment Program DePaul College Connect Summer Enrichment Program
Description & Overview: College Connect is a summer enrichment program for Chicago high school students. Designed for rising high school seniors...
Description & Overview: College Connect is a summer enrichment program...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Summer Enrichment Program
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Summer Enrichment Program Ewing-Jones Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ewing-Jones Scholarship will support one young person who wishes to attend the Leadership Academy at the...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ewing-Jones Scholarship will...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Summer Enrichment Program
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$2,500 - $5,000 Foster Care to Success Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Foster Care to Success scholarships are for undergraduate studies only and are awarded based on a combination of merit and...
Scholarship Overview: Foster Care to Success scholarships are for...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $2,500 - $5,000
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Up to $20,000 ITE Diversity Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The purpose of this program is to increase underrepresented populations participation in the transportation...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The purpose of this program is to...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $20,000
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Up to $3,000 Monarch Awards Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship & Organization Overview: Monarch Awards Foundation, Inc. is a not-for-profit foundation of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Xi Nu...
Scholarship & Organization Overview: Monarch Awards Foundation, Inc. is...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $3,000
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$2,500 Chicago Coalition for the Homeless Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Each June, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless awards $2,500 renewable college scholarships to...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Each June, the Chicago Coalition...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Chicago Engineers Foundation (CEF) Student Incentive Award
The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation provides incentive awards to graduating high school seniors in the city of Chicago who plan to study engineering...
The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation provides incentive awards to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $4,000 Illinois CPA Society Accounting Scholarship
Organization and Scholarship Description The Illinois CPA Society scholarships are funded by the CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois. The scholarships...
Organization and Scholarship Description The Illinois CPA Society...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Up to $4,000
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$5,000 Kennetra Searcy Legacy Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Role models are needed for the next generation of young black women. Kennetra is stepping up to share her...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Role models are needed for the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 My Two Sons: Sean/John Memorial Scholarship
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: In October 1989, Sean Cater, the oldest son of Rev. Gloria Randolph, was murdered at age 21. As a...
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: In October 1989, Sean...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$5,000 AKA Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation - General Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation (IPCDF) is offering educational scholarship opportunities...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$5,000 AKA Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation - HBCU Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation (IPCDF) is offering educational scholarship opportunities...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 AKA Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation - Waller Continuing Education Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation (IPCDF) is offering educational scholarship opportunities...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Imani Pearls Community...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Paid Internship Program Chicago Botanic Garden: College First Internship Program
Organization & Program Overview: College First is a high-school internship program at the Chicago Botanic Garden. It is a paid internship for seven...
Organization & Program Overview: College First is a high-school...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: Paid Internship Program
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$5,000 Chicago Latino Caucus Foundation Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Chicago Latino Caucus Foundation (“CLCF”) was established to support the advancement of Latino Youth...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Chicago Latino Caucus...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$2,000 Dr. Angela Perez Miller Scholarship Fund
Scholarship & Organization Overview: Latinos Progresando (LP) is a non-profit organization committed to improving the lives of immigrants and their...
Scholarship & Organization Overview: Latinos Progresando (LP) is a...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$2,500 The Marcus J. Bradshaw Foundation Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Marcus J. Bradshaw Foundation (MJBF) is a State of Illinois 501 ©(3) organization established to honor...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Marcus J. Bradshaw...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$40,000 Magnus Charitable Trust Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Awards program is designed to provide college education for low income individuals. Awardees will be chosen on...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Awards program is designed to...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2019
  • Award: $40,000
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Scholarships will be provided to cover program tuition and fees, art supplies, transportation fees, and meal costs. School of the Art Institute of Chicago College Arts Access Program
Scholarship & Organization Description The College Arts Access Program (CAAP) is a college bridge program for Chicago Public Schools students...
Scholarship & Organization Description The College Arts Access Program...
  • Deadline: 04/08/2019
  • Award: Scholarships will be provided to cover program tuition and fees, art supplies, transportation fees, and meal costs.
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$5,000 CGCS-Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The CGCS-Bernard Harris Scholarship Program was established to encourage minority students to pursue college...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The CGCS-Bernard Harris Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 - $1,300 CHUMS, Inc. - Chicago Chapter Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: With our National theme of “ “listen to the children…enrich their lives”, Chums’ Founders’ National...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: With our National theme of “...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $1,300
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up to $5,000 Milliman Opportunity Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Milliman has established a scholarship program to assist college and university students from qualifying...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Milliman has established a...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2019
  • Award: up to $5,000
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$2,000 stipend & Five-week Internship Young Ambassadors Program
Description & Overview: The Young Ambassadors Program (YAP) is a national program for graduating high school seniors aimed at fostering the next...
Description & Overview: The Young Ambassadors Program (YAP) is a...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2019
  • Award: $2,000 stipend & Five-week Internship
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$2,000 Christopher D. Redding Youth Asthma Foundation College Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Christopher D. Redding Youth Asthma Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization with the mission of...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Christopher D. Redding Youth...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. Scholarships
The CBCF has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students for nearly three decades. Each year, we award more than 200 scholarships to...
The CBCF has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students for...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$2,500 DDLR Scholarship Fund
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The DDLR Scholarship was created in the memory of Dennis De La Rosa and is committed to assisting undocumented...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The DDLR Scholarship was created in...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,500 - $2,500 National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives
Organization Overview: NOBLE is committed to equity in matters related to law enforcement, its mission to ensure equity in the administration of...
Organization Overview: NOBLE is committed to equity in matters related...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $1,500 - $2,500
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$10,000 The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Scholarship Overview: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all...
Scholarship Overview: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $10,000
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$9,000 Trotter Project’s Chef Charlie Trotter Scholarship
Organization Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization committed to continuing Chef Charlie Trotter’s legacy through...
Organization Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $9,000
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$10,000 Trotter Project’s Chef Homaro Cantu Scholarship
Organization Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization committed to continuing Chef Charlie Trotter’s legacy through...
Organization Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $10,000
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$2,000 - $5,000 Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship
Scholarship & Organization Overview: AIGA Worldstudio scholarships benefit minority and economically disadvantaged students who are studying art...
Scholarship & Organization Overview: AIGA Worldstudio scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/24/2019
  • Award: $2,000 - $5,000
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$500 - $1,000 Alpha Psi Lambda-National, Inc. Zeta Chapter Dream Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Since 1985 Alpha Psi Lambda has been the first and largest co-ed fraternity in the nation. Zeta chapter was founded at the...
Scholarship Overview: Since 1985 Alpha Psi Lambda has been the first and...
  • Deadline: 04/25/2019
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
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Up to $5,000 Japanese American Service Committee (JASC) Scholarship
Organization Overview: Japanese culture and tradition place great value upon education. It is a value that has become firmly rooted in the heritage...
Organization Overview: Japanese culture and tradition place great value...
  • Deadline: 04/25/2019
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$1,000 Gamma Phi Omega Sorority Inc. Swan Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc. is a Latina oriented organization founded in 1991 at Indiana...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Gamma Phi Omega International...
  • Deadline: 04/26/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $1,000 1000 Dreams Scholarship
The 1000 Dreams Scholarship provides one-time educational assistance for currently enrolled high school or college-aged women. This can include...
The 1000 Dreams Scholarship provides one-time educational assistance for...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Up to $1,000
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$2,500 Western Union Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program, also referred to as WU Scholars, is a program...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Western Union Foundation...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$5,000 Breakthrough Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship Overview & Description: Breakthrough seeks graduating high school students as well as current college students who have participated in...
Scholarship Overview & Description: Breakthrough seeks graduating high...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$2,000 Edward and Shirley Calahan Scholarship Fund
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Calahan Foundation, an Illinois 501©(3), has established the Edward and Shirley Calahan Scholarship Fund....
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Calahan Foundation, an Illinois...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$2,500 per year FACC Chicago Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The FACC Chicago Foundation scholarship program was created to support local high school graduates with an interest in French...
Scholarship Overview: The FACC Chicago Foundation scholarship program...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $2,500 per year
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$1,000 - $8,000 Society of Women Engineers Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women studying community college, baccalaureate...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The SWE Scholarship Program...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $8,000
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