Private Scholarship Opportunities
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Other Resources:
 
Illinois College does not recommend that you pay any fees to find and apply for college scholarships. Other good places to look for scholarships include community organizations, schools, churches, parent's employers, and of course, your high school guidance counselor.
 
Click on the links below for outside scholarships (organized by deadline date) identified by Illinois College. This is not an all-inclusive list and we cannot guarantee the validity of the information. Please check each website carefully for criteria and deadlines.
 
Good Luck!
January
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of January 2015. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Essay Opportunities

March
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of March 2015. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Speech language pathology and/or audiology

April
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of April 2015. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology

May
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of May 2015. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Students who are hard of hearing or deaf

June
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of June 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Accounting

Essay related to bipolar disorder

Morgan, Cass, or Scott county residents

Student athletes

Students with limited mobility

Walmart associates

 
 
July
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of July 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Essay opportunities

Engineering students

Students with Bleeding Disorders

Students with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

The "Anything but Law School" scholarship deadline has been extended due to a shortage of applicants.

August
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of August 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related life-science field

Nursing

Accounting and Finance

Medical School students

Students who work their way through college

Students with a major limb amputation
September
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of September 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Essay contest opportunities

Students who are legally blind

Marine or Aquatic studies 

Marketing, Business administration, or Communications

Public and/or Environmental Health

Social Justice
October
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of October 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Essay contest opportunities

Latino/Latina students interested in healthcare

Leadership and service

Legal field

Students with Nucleus Cochlear Implant
December
Click "Read More" for scholarships with deadlines in the month of December 2014. Examples of scholarship opportunities are below:

Essay contest opportunities

Creative video contest

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