External Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable Commemoration Essay Competition (Elementary School Students ONLY)
Organization & Competition Description: Chicago Public Schools (CPS) is pleased to continue its participation in this the Nineteenth (19th) Annual...
Organization & Competition Description: Chicago Public Schools (CPS) is...
  • Deadline: 03/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 McKinsey Diverse Young Leaders Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McKinsey Diverse Young Leaders Scholarship was established with the goal of supporting and building...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McKinsey Diverse Young Leaders...
  • Deadline: 03/12/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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Paid Summer Internship Rotary Club of Chicago: JOB1 Summer Internship Program
Organization & Program Overview: The JOB1 Summer Internship Program was created fourteen years ago, in 2003, when the Rotary Club of Chicago was...
Organization & Program Overview: The JOB1 Summer Internship Program was...
  • Deadline: 03/12/2021
  • Award: Paid Summer Internship
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$2,000 Stifel's Fabric of Society Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Fabric of Society scholarship program was started in 2008 by De La Rosa & Co. as an effort to make an...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Fabric of Society scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/12/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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$2,500 - $5,000 AKArama Foundation - Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc - Theta Omega Chapter
Organization & Scholarship Description: The ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC., Theta Omega Chapter, the AKArama Foundation Inc. awards several types...
Organization & Scholarship Description: The ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500 - $5,000
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$1,000 - $2,000 Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation (ETSF) is a 501©3 that provides financial assistance to...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
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Full Tuition & fees Illinois Promise Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Illinois Promise funding will be provided to eligible students for four years of attendance at Illinois if criteria continue...
Scholarship Overview: Illinois Promise funding will be provided to...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Full Tuition & fees
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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: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Up to $20,000
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$1,000 Eta Xi Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Beacon of Light Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated was founded on November 12, 1922, at the campus of Butler University in...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority,...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 03/31/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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Up to $5,000 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: 03/31/2021
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$2,500 Power Construction's High School Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Founded in 1926, Power is a management-owned construction company that focuses on the Greater Chicago Metro area. Power is...
Scholarship Overview: Founded in 1926, Power is a management-owned...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Chicago Engineers Foundation (CEF) Student Incentive Award
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation (CEF) encourages Chicago students to pursue engineering by recognizing their...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Chicago Engineers’ Foundation...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 CHUMS, Inc. - Chicago Chapter Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: CHUMS awards this scholarship in honor of CHUM founders Mary Ward Barnes, Joyce Tate Brown, and Theodora...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: CHUMS awards this scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Up to $23,000
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$1,000 National Catholic College Admission Association (CCAA) Scholarship
Organization Description & Overview: The National CCAA annually offers the National CCAA Scholarship to college-bound high school seniors from...
Organization Description & Overview: The National CCAA annually offers...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 04/02/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 04/02/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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$5,000 Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund
Scholarship Overview: The Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund is focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfill their...
Scholarship Overview: The Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund is focused...
  • Deadline: 04/02/2021
  • Award: $5,000
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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: 04/02/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Xi Lambda Educational Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: To select and provide scholarships to African American male students graduating from a Chicago Area High School based on...
Scholarship Overview: To select and provide scholarships to African...
  • Deadline: 04/02/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 04/03/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 - $5,000 Calculated Genius Steminist Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The STEMINIST Scholarship Program provides financial support to women pursuing college degrees in ENGINEERING!...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The STEMINIST Scholarship Program...
  • Deadline: 04/16/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - $5,000
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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: 04/16/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,500 Chicago Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. Education Assistance Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Tuskegee Airmen, Incorporated™ is a unique organization dedicated to the preservation of the history of...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Tuskegee Airmen, Incorporated™ is a...
  • Deadline: 04/19/2021
  • Award: $1,500
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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: 04/29/2021
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$1,000 Baxter & Woodman Engineering Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Baxter and Woodman Scholarship Fund was founded to assist high school students pursuing a career in the...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Baxter and Woodman Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,000 - $2,000 AROSE Foundation - Rose Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The Rose Scholarship was created to provide financial support to students who are seeking to continue their education and...
Scholarship Overview: The Rose Scholarship was created to provide...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
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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: 05/04/2021
  • Award: $5,000
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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: 05/15/2021
  • Award: $10,000
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$10,000 Trotter Project’s Farmer Lee Jones 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: 05/15/2021
  • Award: $10,000
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$2,500 Finance Academy Scholarship
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: With a network of 20,000+ schools, EVERFI delivers digital resources that help teachers equip...
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: With a network of...
  • Deadline: 05/28/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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$10,000 Honors Graduation - Design A Better Future Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Ever wondered just how much of a difference high school students can make on their communities? In our 2020...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Ever wondered just how much of a...
  • Deadline: 06/28/2021
  • Award: $10,000
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$500 - $2,000 Lori Jericho Memorial Education Fund
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Inspiration Corporation administers the Lori Jericho Memorial Education Fund, that provides financial...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Inspiration Corporation administers...
  • Deadline: 07/05/2021
  • Award: $500 - $2,000
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$1,500 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship
Organization and Scholarship Overview: The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship offers $1,500 to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate...
Organization and Scholarship Overview: The Michael Moody Fitness...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500
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Full Tuition & book fee waivers STAR Scholarship - City Colleges of Chicago
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Starting with City Colleges’ Fall 2015 semester, students who graduate from CPS in Spring 2016 or after with a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Starting with City Colleges’ Fall...
  • Deadline: 08/20/2021
  • Award: Full Tuition & book fee waivers
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