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Opportunities Table
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$5,000 Sixt Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Sixt Scholar Program was founded in 2014 to aid high school students planning to continue their education...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Sixt Scholar Program was...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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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: 12/01/2019
  • Award: $20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits
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Up to $5,000 Greenhouse Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Greenhouse Scholars provides comprehensive personal and financial support, including one-on-one mentorship,...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Greenhouse Scholars provides...
  • Deadline: 12/02/2019
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$2,500 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: At Comcast NBCUniversal, we believe success starts with opportunity, and that our commitment to young people...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: At Comcast NBCUniversal, we believe...
  • Deadline: 12/06/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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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: 12/09/2019
  • Award: Full Tuition
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Varies Sisters Investing in Souls Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Sisters Investing in Souls (SIS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing academic scholarships to...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Sisters Investing in Souls (SIS) is...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 AXA Achievement Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The AXA Achievement Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have...
Scholarship Overview: The AXA Achievement Scholarship offers college...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000
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$1,000 - $50,000 Burger King McLamore Foundation and the James W. McLamore Whopper Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McLamore Foundation awards three recipients with a $50,000 scholarship. These four-year scholarships will...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McLamore Foundation awards...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $50,000
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$1,000 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The IDeaL Education Foundation awards scholarships to deserving Chicago-area male high school and...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The IDeaL Education Foundation...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship
From the Organization… It is our pleasure to announce the first ever Los Angeles DUI Attorney Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is intended to...
From the Organization… It is our pleasure to announce the first ever Los...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$5,000 SCS Noonan Scholars
Scholarship & Program Overview: The SCS Noonan Scholars program works with students from 11th grade through college graduation. The program helps...
Scholarship & Program Overview: The SCS Noonan Scholars program works...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2019
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 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: 12/27/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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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: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Tuskegee NEXT Program
Program Mission: Honoring the legacy of the Tuskegee Airman, Tuskegee NEXT seeks to transform the lives of at-risk youth through aviation...
Program Mission: Honoring the legacy of the Tuskegee Airman, Tuskegee...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
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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: 01/02/2020
  • Award: Full tuition ($57,642)
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$20,000 Foot Locker Scholars Athletes Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes...
  • Deadline: 01/03/2020
  • Award: $20,000
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Up to $40,000 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Honoring the legacy and character...
  • Deadline: 01/03/2020
  • Award: Up to $40,000
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Full Tuition (approximately $65,819 for the 2019-2020 academic year) Davidson College Charles Scholarship
Scholarship Overview & Description: As a Chicago Public School student, you may be eligible to receive the Charles Scholarship—an award honoring...
Scholarship Overview & Description: As a Chicago Public School student,...
  • Deadline: 01/06/2020
  • Award: Full Tuition (approximately $65,819 for the 2019-2020 academic year)
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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: 01/09/2020
  • Award: $40,000
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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: 01/10/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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Enrichment Program Yale Young Global Scholars
Organization & Program Overview: Yale Young Global Scholars empowers the next generation of leaders by building a global community and designing...
Organization & Program Overview: Yale Young Global Scholars empowers the...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: Enrichment Program
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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: 01/17/2020
  • 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: 01/17/2020
  • 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: 01/17/2020
  • Award: Full Tuition
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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: 01/17/2020
  • Award: Up to $20,000
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$1,000 - $25,000 Live Más Scholarship
Organization Overview: To fulfill our mission, grants and scholarships are distributed across the country each year. The Taco Bell Foundation’s...
Organization Overview: To fulfill our mission, grants and scholarships...
  • Deadline: 01/23/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $25,000
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8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit/charitable organization Bank of America Student Leaders Program
Program Overview: Since 2004, Student Leaders has been part of our ongoing commitment to youth employment and economic mobility. Preparing a...
Program Overview: Since 2004, Student Leaders has been part of our...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: 8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit/charitable organization
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$5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award
Organization & Scholarship Description: Discover Student Loans is giving away $60,000 in scholarships. Students and parents can sign up to get tips...
Organization & Scholarship Description: Discover Student Loans is giving...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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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: 01/31/2020
  • Award: Up to $10,000 per year, depending on the student’s financial need
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iPad or $100 - $250 Metra Safety Poster and Essay Contest
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Safety Poster Contest is a key part of our ongoing effort to increase public awareness of lifesaving...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Safety Poster Contest is a key...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: iPad or $100 - $250
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$1,000 & all-expenses-paid enrichment program Princeton Prize in Race Relations
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Princeton Prize in Race Relations (PPRR) recognizes and rewards high school students who have had a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Princeton Prize in Race...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000 & all-expenses-paid enrichment program
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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: 01/31/2020
  • Award: $20,000
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$10,000 - $32,000 Global Citizen Year Fellowship
Organization & Fellowship Overview: Global Citizen Year puts our Fellows a world ahead so they can, in turn, move the world ahead. The year between...
Organization & Fellowship Overview: Global Citizen Year puts our Fellows...
  • Deadline: 02/05/2020
  • Award: $10,000 - $32,000
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$5,000 AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship
The American Meteorological Society is pleased to announce the AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship program, open to all high school students and...
The American Meteorological Society is pleased to announce the AMS...
  • Deadline: 02/07/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$6,000 AMS Minority Scholarship
The AMS Minority Scholarships will award funding to minority students who have been traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, especially...
The AMS Minority Scholarships will award funding to minority students...
  • Deadline: 02/07/2020
  • Award: $6,000
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Academic Enrichment, Guidance, and Support High Jump
Program Overview & Description: High Jump is a two-year tuition-free academic enrichment program that serves motivated 7th and 8th grade students...
Program Overview & Description: High Jump is a two-year tuition-free...
  • Deadline: 02/07/2020
  • Award: Academic Enrichment, Guidance, and Support
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5-year college access program and leadership development Chicago Scholars Program
Organization & Program Overview: At Chicago Scholars, we believe our students will become the next generation of leaders to transform their...
Organization & Program Overview: At Chicago Scholars, we believe our...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2020
  • Award: 5-year college access program and leadership development
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Up to $4,000 Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Psi Chapter awards scholarships for scholastic achievement to graduating high school...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Psi...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2020
  • Award: Up to $4,000
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Varies National Co-Op Scholarship
Scholarship Organization Description: As the largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States, WACE will award...
Scholarship Organization Description: As the largest independently...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
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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: 02/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $14,500 for associate's degree and up to $29,000 for bachelor’s degree The Dream.US Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: We think of our National Scholarship as the “Pell Grant” for highly motivated DREAMers with significant, unmet financial...
Scholarship Overview: We think of our National Scholarship as the “Pell...
  • Deadline: 02/27/2020
  • Award: Up to $14,500 for associate's degree and up to $29,000 for bachelor’s degree
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$10,000 Elks National Oratorical Contest
Organization & Scholarship Overview: An International Elks Oratorical Competition that is conducted annually in the areas of our Elk Lodges &...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: An International Elks Oratorical...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2020
  • Award: $10,000
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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: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Up to $40,000
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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: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $5,000
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$1,000 Illinois AMVETS Scholarship Program
The Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation supports a scholarship program each year that provides graduating Illinois High School students a...
The Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation supports a scholarship program...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - Excellence in Academics & Community Service Award
Scholarship Overview: This annual, one-time scholarship, will be awarded to one or two (2) successful candidates. Candidates must be brain tumor...
Scholarship Overview: This annual, one-time scholarship, will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - Excellence in Science & Medicine Award
Scholarship Overview: This one-time scholarship, in an amount up to $2,500, will be awarded to one or two (2) successful candidates annually....
Scholarship Overview: This one-time scholarship, in an amount up to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - The Karen Lewis CTU Excellence in Science Award
Scholarship Overview: Created in honor of Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) President Karen Lewis, this one time scholarship, in an amount up to $2,500,...
Scholarship Overview: Created in honor of Chicago Teachers Union (CTU)...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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$500 - $1,000 Eta Xi Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. 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: 03/13/2020
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
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