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Outside Scholarships

Scholarships and grants from outside private and non-profit organizations are one way to help finance your Illinois College education.

The Office of Student Financial Services must be notified of any outside scholarships a student receives so that we can add it to their financial aid award.  Students should send the office a copy of the award or certificate before June 15 or as soon as the student is notified.  
Scans or pictures of the award or certificate can be emailed to  The name of the awarding organization, the name of the student, and the amount of the award must be included.
Outside scholarship checks should be mailed to:

 Illinois College
 Student Financial Services
 1101 West College Ave
 Jacksonville, IL 62650

The student's name and Illinois College student ID number should be included either on the check or in a letter accompanying the award. Scholarship checks received by our office will be divided equally between fall and spring semesters unless otherwise indicated in writing by the donor.