External Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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: 04/03/2020
  • Award: Paid Internship Program
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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: 04/03/2020
  • Award: Paid Summer Internship
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Up to $23,000 Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois
Scholarship Description: The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a scholarship program that identifies talented high school seniors, as well as...
Scholarship Description: The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: Up to $23,000
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Up to $25,000 UNCF STEM Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The UNCF STEM Scholars Program is a 10-year initiative designed to identify and provide scholarship and...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The UNCF STEM Scholars Program is a...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: Up to $25,000
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$5,000 Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Founded in 1989 as the first Microsoft-sponsored employee resource group, Blacks@Microsoft (BAM) is dedicated...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Founded in 1989 as the first...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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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: 04/10/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$500 - $2,000 The 2Gethers Foundation Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Our mission is dedicated to empowering first-generation students to attain a college degree and to equip...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Our mission is dedicated to...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2020
  • Award: $500 - $2,000
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$2,500 Chicago Coalition for the Homeless Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Each June, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless awards $2,500 renewable college scholarships to graduating...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Each June, the Chicago Coalition...
  • Deadline: 04/13/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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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: 04/13/2020
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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Up to $2,000 Thurgood Marshall College Fund - JPMorgan Chase & Co. Emergency Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), and JPMorgan Chase & Co. are proud to offer financial assistance to...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Thurgood Marshall College Fund...
  • Deadline: 04/13/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,000
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$500 - $6,500 Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Culinary & Hospitality Management Scholarship (IRAEF)
Scholarship & Organization Description: Since its inception, the Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (IRAEF) has awarded almost...
Scholarship & Organization Description: Since its inception, the...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2020
  • Award: $500 - $6,500
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Up to $5,000 Chicago Urban League Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For 104 years, the Chicago Urban League (CUL) has been at the forefront of creating opportunities for African...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For 104 years, the Chicago Urban...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$5,000 Cirilo McSween (New York Life) Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Cirilo McSween (New York Life) Scholarship is awarded to students who are majoring in business or...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Cirilo McSween (New York Life)...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$2,500 Cirkled In - "No Sweat" 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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Up to $2,500 Horatio Alger Association - Career & Technical Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Career & Technical Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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$1,500 - $2,500 National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: NOBLE is committed to equity in matters related to law enforcement, its mission to ensure equity in the...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: NOBLE is committed to equity in...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500 - $2,500
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$2,500 Ora Lee Sanders Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ora Lee Sanders Scholarship is awarded to students who are majoring in any college-approved major, achieve...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ora Lee Sanders Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$10,000 The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000 - $5,000
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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: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 Miller Perez Family 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: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies One Million Degrees Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The One Million Degrees Scholarship (OMD), formerly known as the Illinois Education Foundation Signature...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The One Million Degrees Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$2,000 Royal Business Bank Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Royal Business Bank is committed to supporting economically-challenged youth residing in its business service...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Royal Business Bank is committed to...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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Up to $5,000 Japanese American Service Committee (JASC) Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Japanese culture and tradition place great value upon education. It is a value that has become firmly rooted...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Japanese culture and tradition...
  • Deadline: 04/23/2020
  • Award: Up to $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: 04/24/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 - $1,500 Society of Women Engineers Chicago Regional Section Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: SWE, Society of Women Engineers, aims to inspire women to achieve their full potential as engineers and...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: SWE, Society of Women Engineers,...
  • Deadline: 04/24/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $1,500
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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: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The CBCF has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students for nearly three decades. Each year, we...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The CBCF has awarded scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$4,000 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: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $4,000
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$1,500 - $2,500 Alicia R. Pruitt Foundation - Rose Scholarship Award
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Alicia R. Pruitt Foundation was founded to instill hope and provide support to underserved youth, from...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Alicia R. Pruitt Foundation was...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500 - $2,500
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$2,500 BBB Embody Integrity Video Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois is looking for students who Embody...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The Better Business Bureau...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Chicago Engineers Foundation (CEF) Student Incentive Award
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation provides incentive awards to graduating high school seniors in the city of...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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$10,000 ($2,500 per year) FACC-Chicago Foundation Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The FACC Chicago Foundation scholarship program was created to support local high school graduates with an...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The FACC Chicago Foundation...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $10,000 ($2,500 per year)
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$1,000 - $8,000 Society of Women Engineers National 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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $8,000
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$1,000 - $5,000 Calculated Genius Steminist Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: #STEMINIST Scholarships provide financial support to women pursing college degrees in STEM. Calculated Genius...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: #STEMINIST Scholarships provide...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $5,000
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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: 05/04/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 Chicago Housing Authority Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The college scholarship program is only for current residents of the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) currently...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The college scholarship program is...
  • Deadline: 05/14/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 - $1,500 Dr. Charles Kennedy and Floyd A. Eskridge Jr. Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is a public service organization founded November 17, 1911 on the campus of...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is a...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $1,500
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Varies LMO Foundation Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Inspired by a dedicated investment of human capital and a bold commitment to the principles of basic human...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Inspired by a dedicated investment...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$2,200 Rev. George Ruffolo Memorial Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: On October 31, 2010 Rev. George T. Ruffolo was called by the Good Lord to his heavenly reward after having...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: On October 31, 2010 Rev. George T....
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $2,200
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$2,500 SBMEF of The American Business Women's Association - Jane Nicklay Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: National scholarships are awarded each year in the amount of $2,500. National scholarships have their...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: National scholarships are awarded...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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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: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$9,000 Trotter Project’s Chef Charlie Trotter Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization committed to continuing Chef Charlie Trotter’s legacy...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3)...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $9,000
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$10,000 Trotter Project’s Chef Homaro Cantu Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization committed to continuing Chef Charlie Trotter’s legacy...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Trotter Project is a 501©(3)...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $10,000
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Free Summer Program Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) Summer Program
Organization & Program Overview: Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) is the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s (CMAP) leadership development...
Organization & Program Overview: Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) is...
  • Deadline: 05/20/2020
  • Award: Free Summer Program
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Summer Employment Opportunity One Summer Chicago
Organization & Program Overview: One Summer Chicago (OSC) is an initiative that provides youth with employment and enrichment opportunities during...
Organization & Program Overview: One Summer Chicago (OSC) is an...
  • Deadline: 05/20/2020
  • Award: Summer Employment Opportunity
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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: 05/22/2020
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
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Varies between $25 to $10,000 Ayn Rand Institute Novel Essay Contests
Scholarship Overview and Description: Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? Now’s the time! Enter an Ayn Rand Institute (ARI)...
Scholarship Overview and Description: Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s...
  • Deadline: 05/28/2020
  • Award: Varies between $25 to $10,000
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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: 05/30/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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