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.

  • Beskin Host Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Applicants should complete a 1,500 to 2,000 words essay on skincare topic.
    • Deadline
      November 25, 2017
  • Casey Dilworth Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Eligibility Criteria: This scholarship is open to all college students who are above 18 years of age and have enrolled in any course for the year 2017-2018.
    • Deadline
      December 14, 2017
  • Citrix ShareFile Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs
    • How to Apply
    • Eligibility
      Citrix ShareFile will award $10,000 in scholarship awards to the top three students who submit the best essays. Finalists will be chosen by a panel of judges, including ShareFile founder Jesse Lipson. 1st Place - $5,000 2nd Place - $3,000 3rd Place - $2,000
    • Deadline
      December 31, 2017
  • CrossLites Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
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  • Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Who may apply: You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. How to apply: Complete the application form below including a 140-character message about texting while driving. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about texting while driving.
    • Deadline
      December 1, 2017
  • Giant Mommy $1,000 Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Scholarship Criteria Students are studying in Marketing, Business, IT or Communications or people want to become a business. Students who are pursuing a career in Marketing, Trade related. If you are below 18 years old, or if you’re still in high school, make sure to get the consent of your parents or legal guardians first before joining.
    • Deadline
      December 31, 2017
  • International Housewares Association Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants needs to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
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  • Knight Essay Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
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  • Master Mind Seo Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      How to Qualify for the Scholarship • Eligible candidates must be a university or college student. You must be at least 18 years of age but if you are younger and think that you fit well into the writing position then parental consent is will be required. • Make sure to do your Research before Writing Article. Having knowledge on relevant topics is a plus. Experience on any of these topics or categories will make you an even more desirable candidate since this will allow you to share more valuable information in the Article.
    • Deadline
      April 25, 2018
  • Rove Pest Control Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
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  • Smart Vehicle Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
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  • SUP Boards Review, Inc. Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Scholarship Requirements: You will need to write an essay on the topic: “Health Benefits of Stand Up Paddle Boarding.” Share our website on the Social Media Channel of your choice (Facebook, Google+, etc). Submit the essay before the deadline, meeting the below requirements. Essay Specifications: The essay length should be 800-1500 words. The essay must be original. The essay should have a catchy and creative title and appropriate subpoints. The essay can be insightful, informative, emotive, funny, inspirational or creative. Any approach can work. Be concise and creative. Eligibility To be eligible for a scholarship: You are a citizen or a permanent legal resident of the United States or Canada. You are (1) a full-time student at an accredited college or university or (2) a high school senior planning to attend college in 2017.
    • Deadline
      December 1, 2017
  • SurveysSay Yearly Marketing Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      SurveysSay.com reviews legitimate job and online marketing opportunities, and helps students find scholarship opportunities, and we are proud to offer an exclusive annual $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing marketing-related careers.
    • Deadline
      May 31, 2018
  • The Sleep Advisor Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Eligibility Requirements.... All applicants must be: 18 years or older. a student enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for undergraduate or graduate program. (U.S. territories are excluded) an American citizen or lawful permanent resident, currently living in the United States. How To Apply: You will need to create a short video (no longer than 5 minutes) and post it on YouTube following specific instructions. Note: Don’t worry about the video quality. Any smart phone video camera will work just fine. It’s your creativity and spirit we are looking for!
    • Deadline
      December 7, 2017
  • Tygiene Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      1. Candidate must be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident 2. Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the United States.
    • Deadline
  • UnityPoint Health Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Applicant must reside in the Pekin area to be eligible. Priority is extended to those students who intend to return to the community to practice their professional skills. Applicant must be enrolled in a health care professions program.
    • Deadline
      April 14, 2018
  • VPNCompass Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

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  • WebHosting Geeks $1,500 Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
    • Deadline
      December 1, 2017
  • Websitehosting Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Does this sound like something you are interested in? Write us an essay, impress us with your creativity and critical thinking skills. This scholarship is only for students who are presently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools. Students of any stream/branch of study can apply for this scholarship. Please answer one of the following essay questions: •Why real customer reviews are the best source, and what exactly is a real review? •Verified data and statistics in marketing, and why you should love it? Essay requirements •Written in English. •1500-2000 words. •Original, creative, useful for the readers. •Well-researched and structured. •Sources are properly linked.
    • Deadline
  • Zeqr Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      To the best of your ability, complete a 800 - 1,200 word article discussing how online learning is changing the traditional educational model of learning and what the future of education might look like. Some of the questions you can try to answer are: - How and why is e Learning shaping the future of education? - How will this change the way students learn? - Who will benefit most from this new way of learning? Applicants must complete the student information form below and submit their 800 to 1,200 word essay on the selected topic in PDF format. The essay, idea, and creation must be the applicant’s original work. The Scholarship will be awarded to the student who writes the most compelling essay as judged by an outside panel of educational professionals.
    • Deadline
      December 15, 2017