Students

Outside Scholarships

These scholarships have been created by businesses and organizations not associated with Illinois Central College or the Educational Foundation. If you have any questions concerning a particular scholarship listed here, please use the contact information provided within each description.

  • AmericanSignLetters Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      he 2018 Scholarship Contest To participate applicants can choose to design one of the following: Design a building sign for any building on your college campus. Design a sign or logo for a business you would like to own one day. Design a plaque for someone that impacted your life. All designs should be on a mockup of a building or wall. Eligibility Requirements Applicants must be planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or University in the Spring 2019 semester.
    • Deadline
      November 15, 2018
  • Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Paralegal Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      US citizen currently attending a paralegal education program within the United States. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.
    • Deadline
      October 1, 2019
  • Candere Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The Eligibility of the Scholarship is as follows Clearly indicate on your submission the following details. - Name. - Age. - The University which you are currently attending. - What program or course you are enrolled in. - The financial need you have. - Phone number and email address. - Residency. - Which year in university you are in.
    • Deadline
      December 31, 2019
  • Car Removal Perth Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “How car removal helps to reduce e-waste?” You must submit your essay on or before June 31st, 2020. All applications should be sent to [email protected] in a Word format only. PDFs or Link to Google Docs will not be accepted. You should mention your full name, your university name, phone number, and email address in the scholarship application. Make sure your essay is unique and creative. Plagiarism will not be tolerated, and if we have found that you have copied the article from some other source then your application will be immediately rejected. You should not provide any other information other than that mentioned above. After the application deadline has passed, our team will judge your essay on creativity, the value you have provided, and its thoughtfulness.
    • Deadline
      July 15, 2020
  • Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Under this scholarship, beginning with the 2018-2019 award year, a Pell-eligible student whose parent or guardian died in the line of duty while performing as a public safety officer is eligible to receive a maximum Pell Grant for the award year for which the determination of eligibility is made. To qualify for this scholarship, a student must be: 1) Pell-eligible and have a Pell-eligible EFC greater than zero, 2) Less than 24 years of age or enrolled at an institution of higher education at the time of his or her parent’s or guardian’s death
    • Deadline
      January 2026
  • HOI Chorus Educational Scholarship for ICC Students
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      HOI CHORUS EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ICC STUDENTS LETTER OF INTENT _____________________________________NAME ________________________________ICC Student ID# The above ICC student intends to apply for the HOI Chorus Education Scholarship by completing the following pre-requisites: 1. Pass a simple audition with the HOI Chorus music team 2. Join and participate as an HOI chorus member (with a dues waiver) that contributes in a positive way to our goal of promoting A Capella singing barbershop style 3. Attend 75% of rehearsals and performances for a three month period 4. Maintain status as a student in good standing at ICC At the completion of the 3 months with the above pre-requisites fulfilled, final application can be made for one of two $500 per semester scholarships, payable through ICC financial aid, and renewable at the discretion of HOI for a maximum of 8 semesters based on continued 75% participation with HOI Chorus and continued good standing with ICC. If having fulfilled the pre-requisites but not selected for a scholarship, a $100 one-time grant will be awarded, payable through ICC financial aid. Please list below prior musical experience, if any: _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
    • Deadline
  • National Debt Relief Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The applicants must be enrolled in an accredited 4-year university or college located in United States. Graduate and undergraduate students can apply Graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or above are also eligible to apply for the scholarship. Applicants must be pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor's degree which can be in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).
    • Deadline
      December 31, 2019
  • Old School Labs Scholarships
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Every year there is one $1,000 scholarship up for grabs. To enter, please submit a video that is no longer than 5 minutes that answers the following questions: How has health and fitness changed in society over the last 50 years? How does society make it difficult to stay healthy and what is your strategy for defeating these roadblocks?
    • Deadline
      March 2020
  • Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
    • Deadline
      November 6, 2018
  • Single Parent Scholarships
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
    • Deadline
  • The Allen Scott Blackhall – Pay it Forward Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Any High school or College Student Resides in the State of Illinois, Michigan or Wisconsin Maintains a GPA of 2.75 or higher Criteria Applicants who make positive contributions by: Demonstrating helpfulness and compassion to those in their community. Using their talents to bring positivity to those around them. Leading and Inspiring others to help make their community a better place.
    • Deadline
      10/31/2019
  • The Maverick Doctor Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.  https://www.uta.edu/fao/scholarships/maverick-academic.php

    • Eligibility
      The academic profile of a Maverick Academic Scholarship recipient may vary, but students who have at least an 1100 SAT (total of Math and Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) or 23 ACT score and who rank in the top 50% of the high school graduating class are very strong candidates for the Maverick Scholarship pool.
    • Deadline
      May 1, 2020
  • Welding Near You Support Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The Topic for Essay: "How to change jobs when you are unsure about the next career move?" Scholarship Amount $1,000 Deadline: March 31, 2020
    • Deadline
      March 31, 2020