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
  • BigSun Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      How to Apply: Write a short essay (500 – 1,000 words) answering the following questions: How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influenced your career goals? Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family? Email essay to [email protected] Remember to include your name and the name of the school you are attending. Eligibility: All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.
    • Deadline
      June 19, 2019
  • 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
  • DaVinci Body Sculpting Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester, they are applying to receive the scholarship. Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA. Domestic and international students may apply. Students attending online universities are welcome to apply. Majoring or have a general interest in STEM
    • Deadline
      April 30, 2019
  • Drones for the Big Boys Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Here are the steps to apply for the scholarship program: · Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “5 Things You Should Know Before Buying a Drone?” · You must submit your essay on or before May 31st, 2019. · 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.
    • Deadline
      May 31, 2019
  • Groove Life Education Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The Groove Life Education Scholarship is open to students in the US who are studying in business, entrepreneurship or graphic design related fields. You must currently be attending an accredited college or university within the United States. All applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. Students must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college. Scholarship is open to full time students only – 12 or more credit hours at time of deadline
    • Deadline
      July 1, 2019
  • Groove Life’s Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Eligibility The Groove Life Education Scholarship is open to students in the US who are studying in business, entrepreneurship or graphic design related fields. You must currently be attending an accredited college or university within the United States. All applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. Students must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college. Scholarship is open to full time students only – 12 or more credit hours at time of deadline.
    • Deadline
      July 1, 2019
  • NetSpot Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Applicants must be: A full-time student enrolled in either a college or a university at the time of application. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or a graduate student attending a college or university in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. Applicant must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. A copy of your transcript is required. Applicant must be able to provide proof of enrollment. Only .edu emails will be considered. Applicants may not be: Children or grandchildren of employees, officers, or owners of Etwok, LLC. High school graduates of year 2019. Applicant acknowledges that submission of more than one application per campaign by the same individual will result in disqualification.
    • Deadline
      August 31, 2019
  • Our Military $1,000 Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      To help further support our military and their families, we have created a $1,000 annual scholarship for one undergraduate student that is either an active service member or veteran, a military spouse, or the child of an active service member or veteran.
    • Deadline
      May 15, 2019
  • 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
  • Stratos Jet Charters Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Eligibility Requirements In order to be eligible for the Stratos Jet Charters, Inc. $2000 scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements: Currently be enrolled in a college or university within the United States or transitioning from high school to an institution of higher learning in the U.S. Have at least a 3.0 GPA Be on track to enter a field of the aviation industry Proof of enrollment, academic standing and field of study should be submitted to [email protected] along with further information to be detailed shortly. In addition to the listed information, applicants must complete and submit an essay.
    • Deadline
      May 1, 2019
  • 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
  • Think Einstein HR Knowledge $500 Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: You are currently enrolled at an accredited university. You have a 3.0 GPA (or higher). You will submit an essay. You can provide an unofficial transcript. You accept these terms and conditions. Applying for the Scholarship To apply for the Think Einstein HR Knowledge Scholarship, an eligible applicant must submit a persuasive essay describing why they deserve to be awarded the scholarship. The applicant must fill out the form to the right of this page with their information and upload a copy of their essay explaining why they should be awarded the scholarship. Additionally, the student must upload their unofficial transcript to (a) prove their enrollment in an accredited university and (b) show a 3.0 grade-point average (GPA) or higher.
    • Deadline
      June 15, 2019
  • Veterans & Military Family Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The selected Winner must meet the following eligibility requirements: Currently serving in the military, honorably discharged, or have an active duty or retired military spouse or parent. All branches of the U.S. military qualify: U.S. Army and Reserves U.S. Navy and Reserves U.S. Air Force and Reserves U.S. Marine Corps and Reserves U.S. Coast Guard and Reserves National Guard and Air National Guard Accepted into or currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. junior college, college, or university. Currently have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Fill out and submit the online application on this page, along with a school transcript and essay. Agree to the Terms and Conditions of the Veterans & Military Family Scholarship.
    • Deadline
      June 15, 2019