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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Up to $40,000 per year Act Six Leadership Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Description: Act Six is a leadership development and college scholarship program that brings together diverse,...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Act Six is a leadership...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $40,000 per year
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$2,000 American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) - Barbara Lotze Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The American Association of Physics...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
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$20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits Dell Scholars Program
Dell Scholars is a scholarship and college-completion program that nurtures and empowers students on their path to a college degree. The Michael &...
Dell Scholars is a scholarship and college-completion program that...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits
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up to $1,000 Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s Youth Awards
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Youth Awards was founded in 1998 by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation. Now entering its 22nd year, the...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Youth Awards was founded in...
  • Deadline: 12/06/2020
  • Award: up to $1,000
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Full Tuition The Science Ambassador Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: A full–tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math funded by Cards Against...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: A full–tuition scholarship for a...
  • Deadline: 12/14/2020
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program which means financial need is not considered....
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gen and Kelly Tanabe...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$180,000+ NROTC Marine Option Scholarship
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: The Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) – Marine Option Scholarship is valued at...
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: The Naval Reserve...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $180,000+
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Full tuition ($57,642) UChicago Promise Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: UChicago Promise honors those whose service to the City of Chicago allow our city to work and thrive. To...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: UChicago Promise honors those whose...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Full tuition ($57,642)
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$40,000 Ron Brown Scholar Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ron Brown Scholar Fund is a 501©3 public charity, managed by an independent Board of Trustees. The Ron...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ron Brown Scholar Fund is a...
  • Deadline: 01/09/2021
  • Award: $40,000
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Full Tuition Department of the Air Force - Type 1
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2021
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$18,000 per year Department of the Air Force - Type 2
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2021
  • Award: $18,000 per year
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Full Tuition Department of the Air Force - Type 7
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2021
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$1,000 Carson Scholars Fund
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Carson Scholars Fund remains dedicated to its goal of naming a Carson Scholar in every school. All schools...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Carson Scholars Fund remains...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $20,000 The Diversity Advancement Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This architecture scholarship can change your life! Maybe you chose architecture because you want to design a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This architecture scholarship can...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2021
  • Award: Up to $20,000
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$20,000 The HEAR Scholarship Foundation
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The HEAR Scholarship Foundation’s mission is to provide financial and mentoring support to Chicagoland High...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The HEAR Scholarship Foundation’s...
  • Deadline: 01/29/2021
  • Award: $20,000
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Up to $10,000 per year, depending on the student’s financial need George M. Pullman Educational Foundation
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Scholarship helps ensure that exceptionally promising students...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The George M. Pullman Educational...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: Up to $10,000 per year, depending on the student’s financial need
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Paid Summer Internship Greenwood Project Financial Institute and FinTech Institute - Summer Internships
Organization Description & Overview: High School students are immersed in an intensive 6-week program. Two internship institutes will be offered...
Organization Description & Overview: High School students are immersed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: Paid Summer Internship
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Up to $40,000 College Board Opportunity Scholarships
Scholarship Overview: Applying to college is a complicated process, so we’ve created a program that guides you through it. It doesn’t require an...
Scholarship Overview: Applying to college is a complicated process, so...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: Up to $40,000
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$2,500 STEM Scholar of Illinois
Scholarship & Organization Overview: As a culture, we place a high priority on education and rightfully so. Having a higher education opens...
Scholarship & Organization Overview: As a culture, we place a high...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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Up to $5,000 ACS Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This is a renewable scholarship for Hispanic/Latinos, Black/African-American, and Native American (including...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This is a renewable scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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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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$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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$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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