Scholarships for Illinois Residents

There are many students looking to continue their education in their home state of Illinois. There are also many opportunities for those students to ease the pressure on their bank account by applying to one of the many scholarships reserved just for residents and students of Illinois. The Illinois state government supports students by awarding scholarships to students with financial need or show academic success. Local governments and non-profit foundations, as well as Illinois based corporations, also offer scholarships to in-state students. To be eligible for these, you’ll need to be either an Illinois resident or studying at an accredited institution based in Illinois. In many cases, financial need is taken into account. Start your hunt for a scholarship by checking out the list below.

Showing 1-20 of 89 scholarships
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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
The Peoria Area Amateur Radio Club Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Peoria, IL|Tazewell, IL|Woodford, IL|Knox, IL|Mclean, IL|Fulton, IL|Logan, IL|Marshall, IL|Stark, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
William H. Kleinschmidt Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Rock Island, IL|
  • Major: Study |Health|
  • Extracurricular: |School Activities|Community Activities|Personal Activities|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
Gene S. Duke Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hampton, IL|
  • School (K-12): |United Township High School, East Moline, IL|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
Dr. & Mrs. Yang Ho Rhee Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Rock Island, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Scott, IA|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Korean|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
Richard E. & Ann R. McWethy Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Vocational School|Trade School|Graduate School|Professional school|
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
Barbara K. Engelbracht Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Aurora Rotary Lyle E. Oncken Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Sociology|Occupational Therapy|Social Work|Social Services|Psychology|Community Mental Health|Speech Therapy|Vocational Counseling|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Healthcare|Vocational Medical Training|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Lorraine B. Bryant Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Coronado Dental Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Aurora Junior Womans Club Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Jerry Hart Memorial Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Waldo Middle School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|Accredited Graduate School|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
Roy E. Davis Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Barbara Burgin & Edwin & Carol Ehrhart Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Career: |Environment (Industry)|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Daniel C. Deufel Vocational Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Montgomery, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Community Foundation Service Area, IL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Vocational School|Trade School|Graduate School|Professional school|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
Orville Peterson Health Care Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |DuPage, IL|Will, IL|Northern Kane, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Historic Administration|Historic Archeology|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
CWS Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend an |High School|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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