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.

  • Amazel Law Operations Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words on the following question – “What types of legal penalties would you believe would effectively deter drivers from texting while driving?” The individual with the most compelling argument will receive a one-time $2,500 that can be used either in course materials or other resources.
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  • 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.
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  • Brian Zeiger Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      The winner will be determined through an essay contest which should include originality, quality writing, and responsiveness to the contest topic.
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  • 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
  • DogCollarZone.Com Scholarship 2017
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

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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.
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  • 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 bussiness. 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.
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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.
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  • 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.
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  • SurveysWonk Internet Marketing Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

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

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

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  • YDI $1,000 Scholarship
    • How to Apply

      Interested applicants need to visit here for further information.

    • Eligibility
      Requirements for Eligibility: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located within the United States Scholarships
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