Scholarships for Kendall County (IL) Residents

Kendall County, Ill., is many things: quaint, lush and welcoming, to name a few. However, paying for college in Kendall County isn’t any easier than it is in any other county. Luckily, there are a number of scholarships exclusively designated for Kendall County residents. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the Fox River Valley Community Foundation, which provides nearly 200 scholarships to students in Kendall County, as well as southern Kane County and the city of Aurora. Other scholarships are provided by individual colleges, including Waubonsee Community College and Joliet Junior College. In general, applying students will need to demonstrate academic achievement or display financial need. They may also be required to submit transcripts, obtain letters of recommendation or write a submission essay. If you’d like to know more about scholarships for Kendall County residents, continue reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 72 scholarships
View Details Richard E. & Ann R. McWethy Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school graduates of Kendall County who are pursuing a degree in agricultural related fieldof study at an accredited two or four-year institution, professional/trade/vocational school or graduate school in the US.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Coronado Dental Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Coronado Dental Scholarship is Reserved for graduates of East Aurora High School. Awarded to students who pursuing dentistry, dental hygiene, nursing, certified nursing assistant, physicians assistant, or pharmacy.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The Aurora Rotary John M. Lies Service Above Self Scholarship is awarded to students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to service to their community.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Lorraine B. Bryant Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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  • 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|
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Lorraine B. Bryant Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing any course of study.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Roy E. Davis Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Roy E. Davis Scholarship is awarded to graduates of East Aurora High School who have played sport during their senior year.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Rotary Lyle E. Oncken Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The Aurora Rotary Lyle E. Oncken Scholarship awards scholarships to selected students planning to take up post-secondary studies relating to the social services. Applicants must have graduated from a high school within the Community Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Barbara Burgin & Edwin & Carol Ehrhart Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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)|
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Barbara Burgin & Edwin & Carol Ehrhart Scholarship awards scholarships to those taking up environment related studies.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Daniel C. Deufel Vocational Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Daniel C. Deufel Vocational Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a vocational field of study. Students who graduated high school located within the Community Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Barbara K. Engelbracht Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Barbara K. Engelbracht Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing any course of study
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Junior Womans Club Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Aurora Junior Womans Club Scholarship awards scholarships to residents of Aurora city who have graduated from a high school located within theCommunity Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Jerry Hart Memorial Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The Jerry Hart Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduate high school senior of East Aurora High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in astronomy, chemistry, computer sciences, environmental sciences, medicine, physics
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Edward & Gladys (Stoddard) Arenkill Nursing & Medical Education Scholarship is awarded to selected undergraduate students taking up a degree in nursing, vocational medical training, or healthcare or to students taking up graduate studies in medicine.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school graduates of a school near Community Foundation service area who reside within the Village of Montgomery, who are planning to attend an accredited two or four-year institution, professional/trade/vocational school or graduate school in the US.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Orville Peterson Health Care Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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The Orville Peterson Health Care Scholarship is awarded to students entering their first year of graduate study. Applicants must be pursuing studies in the fields of medicine, health administration, or dentistry.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details CWS Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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CWS Scholarship is for students majoring in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education. who graduated from a high school located within the City of Aurora. This Scholarship is Provided by Child Welfare Society, a not for profit organization devoted to the health, education, and well-being of the communitys youth.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dr. William H. Blackburn Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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Dr. William H. Blackburn Memorial Scholarship awards scholarships to deserving students taking up medicine.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details John A. Brennecke Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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The John A. Brennecke Scholarship is awarded to selected students taking up medicine.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Mary R. Chapman Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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|
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Mary R. Chapman Scholarship is awarded to students how pursuing studies within the field of nursing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Mary Virginia Hughes Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|High School|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Mary Virginia Hughes Scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Agriculture. Applicants must be graduates of a high school located within Kendall County.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Lee W. & Rosemary A. Jordan Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Lee W. & Rosemary A. Jordan Scholarship is awarded to graduates of Aurora Christian, East Aurora, or West Aurora High School.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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