Our Opportunities

To view a list of the 2020-21 CLC Foundation scholarship opportunities, you may click “Ours” under “Opportunities” above. This list shows all scholarships, not scholarships for which you are receiving consideration. The Deadline column indicates the deadline to complete an application in order to receive consideration. This is not the deadline to accept the award.


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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Metallica Scholars Award
FALL 2020 For students in the following career training programs: Automation Robotics and Mechatronics Automotive Technology Automotive...
FALL 2020 For students in the following career training...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/25/2020
Two $600 scholarships will be awarded Manufacturing Month Scholarship
Student must be pursing the following programs: Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning Engineering Technology Computerized Numerical Control CAD...
Student must be pursing the following programs: Heating Ventilation...
  • Deadline: 10/16/2020
  • Award: Two $600 scholarships will be awarded
Deadline10/16/2020
Varies "DREAMERS" Scholarship
“Dreamers” Scholarship Fund Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books and any educated-related Expenses Fall, Spring and Summer Awards...
“Dreamers” Scholarship Fund Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
Tuition, fees and books Abbey Family Fund Scholarship
The Abbey Family Fund Scholarship awards toward tuition, fees and books for full-time students who demonstrate financial need. It offers Fall and...
The Abbey Family Fund Scholarship awards toward tuition, fees and books...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Tuition, fees and books
Deadline01/04/2021
$1,000 Alicia Hernandez Scholarship
Alicia Hernandez Scholarship The CLC Latino Alliance offers this scholarship in honor of Alicia Hernandez, a long-time Latino Club advisor and...
Alicia Hernandez Scholarship The CLC Latino Alliance offers this...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship
Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship Award Information: Fall, Spring and Summer Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books and any other educational...
Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship Award Information: Fall,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
Up to $500/semester Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship
Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship Award Information: $500 for Tuition, Fees, and Books for College-Level courses Fall and Spring Awards Number...
Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship Award Information: $500 for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Up to $500/semester
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship
The Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship: Up to $2,000 per semester for student who resides in Waukegan and maintains at least 2.5 GPA. Applicant should...
The Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship: Up to $2,000 per semester for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$8,350.00 Biological and Health Sciences Special Emergency
This scholarship is open to all students regardless of documentation status. Award Information: Monetary awards will be made to assist with...
This scholarship is open to all students regardless of documentation...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $8,350.00
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Black Student Union (Holly S. Graham Scholarship)
The B.S.U.’s Holly Graham Scholarship award is for African-American student with at least a 2.0 grade point average. Priority will be given to...
The B.S.U.’s Holly Graham Scholarship award is for African-American...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Bud Muegge Memorial Scholarship
Bud Muegge Memorial Award Information: $500 Award for Tuition, Fees, Books, or any educational expense Fall Award Number and amount of awards vary...
Bud Muegge Memorial Award Information: $500 Award for Tuition, Fees,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Up to $5,000 - award may vary based on number of qualified applicants Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Health Care Scholarship
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Health Care Scholarship – up to $5,000 per student per year beginning in Fall of 2019. Can be used for...
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Health Care Scholarship – up to...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Up to $5,000 - award may vary based on number of qualified applicants
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Clayton and Greta Wilkening Nursing Scholarship
Clayton and Greta Wilkening Nursing Scholarship: for Nursing students who demonstrate financial need. The number of awards and amounts vary based...
Clayton and Greta Wilkening Nursing Scholarship: for Nursing students...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$150 CLC Digital Media and Design Scholarship
CLC Digital Media and Design Scholarship Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, and other educational expenses Awards may be made any...
CLC Digital Media and Design Scholarship Award Information: Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $150
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship
CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, Uniforms, and International Education Study...
CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship Award...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$2,000.00 Connect to Your Future - Recruitment Scholarship
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2019 and $1000 to spring 2020. Non-renewable. 2 scholarships available per Lake County high...
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2019 and $1000 to...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Determined Academic Moms Scholarship
Determined Academic Moms Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, and other educational expenses Fall, Spring, and Summer Awards Number...
Determined Academic Moms Award Information: Awards for Tuition, Fees,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Devore Leadership Scholarship
Devore Leadership Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, Childcare, Equipment and Transportation Expenses Fall and...
Devore Leadership Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Douglas M. Beitel Scholarship
Douglas M. Beitel Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Fall or Spring Award Number and amount of awards vary...
Douglas M. Beitel Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$750 Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White Scholarship
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White Scholarship Award Information: $750 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Fall or Spring semester Awards Number and...
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White Scholarship Award Information: $750 Awards...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies on enrollment status Drake-Regan Scholarship for First Generation Students
Drake-Regan Scholarship for First-Generation Students Award Information: Minimum of $250 (for part-time students) or $500 (for full-time students)...
Drake-Regan Scholarship for First-Generation Students Award...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies on enrollment status
Deadline01/04/2021
Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance Dream Big Scholarship
The Dream Big Scholarship can pay up to the full amount of tuition, fees, and books for eligible recipients, based on available funding. This...
The Dream Big Scholarship can pay up to the full amount of tuition,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Elizabeth Meyer and Family Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Meyer and Family Memorial Scholarship Award Information: Fall Award for Tuition, Fees, Books Number and amount of awards vary dependent...
Elizabeth Meyer and Family Memorial Scholarship Award Information: Fall...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Ella G. Studer Scholarship
Ella G. Studer Nursing Scholarship: Two $500 awards in the fall and two $500 awards in the spring for students accepted into the Nursing program....
Ella G. Studer Nursing Scholarship: Two $500 awards in the fall and two...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Elliott W. Frank Scholarship
Elliott W. Frank Scholarship Award Information: Fall and Spring Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon...
Elliott W. Frank Scholarship Award Information: Fall and Spring Awards...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship
Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship This scholarship is in memory of a CLC employee, Flor Coria, who was determined to graduate and always encouraged...
Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship This scholarship is in memory of a CLC...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Up to $500 for Fall/Spring Frances M. and Michael E. Heagney Memorial Scholarship
Frances M and Michael E Heagney Memorial: 1 scholarship to Pre-Veterinary Medicine Program and 1 scholarship to Hospitality and Culinary...
Frances M and Michael E Heagney Memorial: 1 scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Up to $500 for Fall/Spring
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Gabby Krauss Memorial Scholarship Fund
Gabby Krauss Memorial Scholarship: Two $500 awards to students in Paralegal Studies A.A.S. or Paralegal Studies Certificate program. A minimum 3.0...
Gabby Krauss Memorial Scholarship: Two $500 awards to students in...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$300 Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship
Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship Award Information: $300 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books (one award for a Criminal Justice student and one...
Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship Award Information: $300 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship
Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Spring Awards Number and amount of awards vary...
Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$250 Hadley Greyson Scholarship
Hadley Greyson Scholarship: Four $250 awards for students enrolled in a CLC-based field or travel course taken for college credit. Recipient is...
Hadley Greyson Scholarship: Four $250 awards for students enrolled in a...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline01/04/2021
Tuition and fees for a THE (Theater) course. Harnish Theatre Scholarship
Harnish Theatre Scholarship Award Information: Tuition and Fees for a THE (Theater) course Spring semester Awards Number and amount of awards vary...
Harnish Theatre Scholarship Award Information: Tuition and Fees for a...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Tuition and fees for a THE (Theater) course.
Deadline01/04/2021
Up to $500 Hillman Fine Arts Scholarship
Hillman Fine Arts Award Information: Up to $500 Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, and art supplies from the CLC bookstore Fall and Spring semester...
Hillman Fine Arts Award Information: Up to $500 Awards for Tuition,...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Honorary Sterling Scholarship
Honorary Sterling Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for Tuition, Fees, Books, and other educational expenses Spring semester Awards Number...
Honorary Sterling Scholarship Award Information: $500 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Horticulture Career Exploration Scholarship
Horticulture Career Exploration: Award information $1,000 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Fall and Spring semester Awards Number and amount of...
Horticulture Career Exploration: Award information $1,000 Awards for...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance ICAPS Student Success Scholarship
The ICAPS Student Success Scholarship is available for students who are a CLC ICAPS Adult Education Student or a CLC ESL student. This award can...
The ICAPS Student Success Scholarship is available for students who are...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Infantino-Percak Family Memorial Scholarship
Infantino-Percak Family Memorial: Two $500 awards for foreign-born students enrolled in at least 6 credit hours. Applicants need to submit a...
Infantino-Percak Family Memorial: Two $500 awards for foreign-born...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 International Study Abroad Scholarship
International Study Abroad Scholarship: $500 award to participate in an international field study. Applicant will be required to write a one-page...
International Study Abroad Scholarship: $500 award to participate in an...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Irl H. and Marjorie Marshall Scholarship
Irl H. and Marjorie Marshall Scholarship: Two $500 awards for students who demonstrate community involvement both (past and current). Students must...
Irl H. and Marjorie Marshall Scholarship: Two $500 awards for students...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Jackie Dungan Scholarship
Jackie Dungan Memorial: $500 award for a returning adult freshman who has completed GED, ESL, ABE or skill-enhancement classes. Student awarded in...
Jackie Dungan Memorial: $500 award for a returning adult freshman who...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
$1,000 John Albert Sedej Scholarship
John Albert Sedej Scholarship: $1,000 award to a student who is hearing- or sight-impaired. Lake County residency and at least a 2.5 GPA are...
John Albert Sedej Scholarship: $1,000 award to a student who is hearing-...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/04/2021
$2,500 per year for full-time students, $1,250 per year for part-time students Joseph F. Damico Nursing Scholarship
Joseph F. Damico Nursing: $2,500 ($1,250/semester) for one full-time student OR $1,250 ($625/semester) for one part-time student awarded in fall,...
Joseph F. Damico Nursing: $2,500 ($1,250/semester) for one full-time...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $2,500 per year for full-time students, $1,250 per year for part-time students
Deadline01/04/2021
Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance Judith & Marc Baron Medical Imaging Scholarship
For a student committed to obtaining an Associate in Applied Science in Medical Imaging. Award Information: Awards one Fall and one Spring award...
For a student committed to obtaining an Associate in Applied Science in...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Number and amount of awards vary dependent upon fund balance
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Julian J. Rogan Scholarship
Julian J. Rogan Scholarship: $500 awards to independent students attending school full time. Number of awards varies based on available funds....
Julian J. Rogan Scholarship: $500 awards to independent students...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Karl and Rosa Schiele Art and Humanities Scholarship
Karl and Rosa Schiele Art and Humanities Scholarship- Award is based on available funds. Student must be enrolled in a transfer program in...
Karl and Rosa Schiele Art and Humanities Scholarship- Award is based on...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$500 Kenneth and Virginia (Suzy) Hubbard Memorial Scholarship
Kenneth & Virginia (Suzy) Hubbard Memorial Scholarship: $500 award to a student seeking a certificate or degree in a two-year career program who...
Kenneth & Virginia (Suzy) Hubbard Memorial Scholarship: $500 award to a...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Kenneth H. Shroka Memorial Scholarship
Kenneth H. Shroka Memorial Scholarship – 1 award in fall semester and 1 award in spring semester for student in the Fire Sciences program of study....
Kenneth H. Shroka Memorial Scholarship – 1 award in fall semester and 1...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021
$500.00 L. A. Williams Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is not available for undocumented students or those attending CLC on an educational Visa. Award Information: $500 awards per...
This scholarship is not available for undocumented students or those...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/04/2021
$600 L. James Byrne, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
L. James Byrne Sr. Memorial Scholarship: One $600 award to a full-time student or two $300 awards to half-time students seeking an associate degree...
L. James Byrne Sr. Memorial Scholarship: One $600 award to a full-time...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: $600
Deadline01/04/2021
Varies Lake County Health Improvement Association Scholarship
Lake County Health Improvement Association Scholarship: Number and amount of awards vary based on available funds. For students who reside in...
Lake County Health Improvement Association Scholarship: Number and...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/04/2021