Our Opportunities

To view a list of the 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 SPLASH: Scholarships Promoting Lake County Affordable and Sustainable Healthcare
SPLASH: Scholarships Promoting Lake County Affordable and Sustainable Healthcare – for students in the following healthcare programs (or intending...
SPLASH: Scholarships Promoting Lake County Affordable and Sustainable...
  • Deadline: 09/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/20/2018
Awards up to $500/ semester CLC Bookstore "Giving Back" Textbook Scholarship
CLC Bookstore “Giving Back” Textbook Scholarship – number and amount of awards vary based on available funds. Scholarship can be used for books or...
CLC Bookstore “Giving Back” Textbook Scholarship – number and amount of...
  • Deadline: 11/16/2018
  • Award: Awards up to $500/ semester
Deadline11/16/2018
Up to full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, maximum of 30 credit hours for the year. "DREAMERS" Scholarship
“DREAMERS” Scholarship: For undocumented students. Awards up to full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, maximum of 30 credit hours...
“DREAMERS” Scholarship: For undocumented students. Awards up to full...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, maximum of 30 credit hours for the year.
Full tuition, fees and books Abbey Family Fund Scholarship
The Abbey Family Fund Scholarship awards full tuition, fees and books for full-time students with a least a 3.0 grade point average. Students...
The Abbey Family Fund Scholarship awards full tuition, fees and books...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Full tuition, fees and books
$800 for full-time students, $400 for part-time students Alumni Association Scholarship
Alumni Relative: One $800 award to a full-time student OR one $400 award to a part-time student. Applicant must be a CLC Alumni Association member...
Alumni Relative: One $800 award to a full-time student OR one $400 award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800 for full-time students, $400 for part-time students
$300 Ann Muni, Ph.D. Memorial Scholarship
Ann Muni, Ph.D. Memorial Scholarship: $300 award to a full-time sophomore, female student, 30 years of age or older, pursuing a degree in...
Ann Muni, Ph.D. Memorial Scholarship: $300 award to a full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $300
Varies Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship
Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship: Open to all applicants regardless of documentation status with preference given to Save-a-Pet,...
Antonia Salazar and Save a Pet Scholarship: Open to all applicants...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $500/semester Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship
Open to high school graduates living in the Antioch High School District. All programs of study considered—must be enrolled at least 6 credit...
Open to high school graduates living in the Antioch High School...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500/semester
Varies Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship
The Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship award is for students who are residents of Waukegan and show an interest in government. Applicants should...
The Bill and Sue Morris Scholarship award is for students who are...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Bud Muegge Memorial Scholarship
Bud Muegge Memorial: $500 award for a male student enrolled in the Auto Collision Repair program. Student must be a U.S. citizen and complete the...
Bud Muegge Memorial: $500 award for a male student enrolled in the Auto...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
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 2018. Can be used for...
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Health Care Scholarship – up to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $5,000 - award may vary based on number of qualified applicants
$500 CLC AFO Scholarship
CLC-AFO Scholarship: $500 award to child or spouse/partner of CLC adjunct faculty who is an active member of CLC-AFO. Application must be...
CLC-AFO Scholarship: $500 award to child or spouse/partner of CLC...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Awards up to $500/ semester CLC Bookstore "Giving Back" Textbook Scholarship
CLC Bookstore “Giving Back” Textbook Scholarship – number and amount of awards vary based on available funds. Scholarship can be used for books or...
CLC Bookstore “Giving Back” Textbook Scholarship – number and amount of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Awards up to $500/ semester
$150 CLC Digital Media and Design Scholarship
CLC Digital Media and Design (DMD) Scholarship: Two $150 awards for talented students enrolled in the DMD program and/or enrolled in a DMD course....
CLC Digital Media and Design (DMD) Scholarship: Two $150 awards for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $150
$500 to $1,000 CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship
CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship: For students in the Hospitality and Culinary Management (HCM) program who successfully...
CLC Hospitality and Culinary Management Scholarship: For students in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 to $1,000
Varies CLC Study Abroad Scholarship
CLC Study Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County offers up to 50% of the total cost of a study abroad program. These scholarships...
CLC Study Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County offers...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$350 Committed to College Scholarship
Committed to College Scholarship: Two $350 awards for students who have a strong desire to stay in school despite financial hardship and limited...
Committed to College Scholarship: Two $350 awards for students who have...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $350
Varies Determined Academic Moms Scholarship
Determined Academic Moms: Awards are based on available funds. For mothers 30+ year of age with children under 18 living in the household,...
Determined Academic Moms: Awards are based on available funds. For...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Devore Leadership Scholarship
Devore Leadership Scholarship: Two $500 awards for students participating in CLC Student Government activities/organizations. A minimum 3.0 GPA and...
Devore Leadership Scholarship: Two $500 awards for students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 Donna Crosbie Library Technical Assistant Scholarship
Donna Crosbie Library Technical Assistant Scholarship: $500 award to a student pursuing an A.A.S. degree in the Library Technical Assistant...
Donna Crosbie Library Technical Assistant Scholarship: $500 award to a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$750 Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White Scholarship
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White: Two $750 awards for African American sophomore students in their third or fourth semester of the Nursing program....
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White: Two $750 awards for African American...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750
Varies on enrollment status Drake-Regan Scholarship for First Generation Students
Drake-Regan Scholarship for First Generation Students – $250 award for part-time student or $500 award for full time student. Applicant should...
Drake-Regan Scholarship for First Generation Students – $250 award for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies on enrollment status
varies Elizabeth Meyer and Family Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Meyer Memorial Scholarship: Fall award for female student enrolled in a Biological and Health Sciences program who has at least a 2.5...
Elizabeth Meyer Memorial Scholarship: Fall award for female student...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$500 Elizabeth Siedlecki Glass Dictionary Scholarship
Elizabeth Siedlecki Glass Dictionary Scholarship: Two $500 awards to students pursuing a literary arts program. At least a 2.0 GPA and Lake County...
Elizabeth Siedlecki Glass Dictionary Scholarship: Two $500 awards to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Elliott W. Frank Scholarship
Elliot W. Frank: Amount and number of awards vary based on available funds. For full-time freshman students pursuing a degree or career certificate...
Elliot W. Frank: Amount and number of awards vary based on available...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1000 Exchange of Grayslake Scholarship
Exchange of Grayslake Scholarship: Two $1000 awards for students who are residents of Grayslake and have community service background. Applicant...
Exchange of Grayslake Scholarship: Two $1000 awards for students who are...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1000
Varies Family Literacy Childcare Scholarship
Family Literacy Childcare Scholarship: Award is based on available funds and is to be used for childcare costs only at CLC Grayslake for students...
Family Literacy Childcare Scholarship: Award is based on available funds...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2,500 First Bank of Highland Park Scholarship for Opportunity
First Bank of Highland Park Scholarship for Opportunity: Two $2,500 awards to assist students who demonstrate financial need. Students must be Lake...
First Bank of Highland Park Scholarship for Opportunity: Two $2,500...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500
Tuition and fees for one 3-credit hour class per semester, for up to two semesters. Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship
Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship: Award will be for one 3-credit class per semester to the same student for up to two semesters in an academic year....
Flor Coria Memorial Scholarship: Award will be for one 3-credit class...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Tuition and fees for one 3-credit hour class per semester, for up to two semesters.
Tuition and fees for 2 courses. Fonte American Civic Education Scholarship
Fonte American Civic Education: One award for the cost of two courses. Recipient must be a full-time high-achieving sophomore student who has...
Fonte American Civic Education: One award for the cost of two courses....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Tuition and fees for 2 courses.
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:
  • Award: Up to $500 for Fall/Spring
Varies Fund of Excellence - College of Lake County Accounting
Fund of Excellence – College of Lake County Accounting: $750 award in the fall semester and $750 award in the spring semester to same student as...
Fund of Excellence – College of Lake County Accounting: $750 award in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $500
$500 Gene Haas Scholarship
Gene Haas Scholarship – $500 awarded beginning in Fall of 2018. Can be used for tuition, fees, books, small tools, required course materials,...
Gene Haas Scholarship – $500 awarded beginning in Fall of 2018. Can be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$300 Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship
Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship: Two $300 awards in the fall to one Criminal Justice student and one Nursing student AND two $300 awards in the...
Gene Redding Memorial Scholarship: Two $300 awards in the fall to one...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $300
$5,000.00 Grainger Community Grants Program Technical Education Scholarship
Grainger Community Grants Program Technical Education Scholarship – one $5,000 award to be used during 2018/19 academic year ($2,500 per semester,...
Grainger Community Grants Program Technical Education Scholarship – one...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000.00
$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:
  • Award: $250
Tuition and fees for a THE (Theater) course. Harnish Theatre Scholarship
Harnish Theatre Scholarship: Two awards for students enrolled in at least 6 credit hours. Lake County residency and at least half-time enrollment...
Harnish Theatre Scholarship: Two awards for students enrolled in at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Tuition and fees for a THE (Theater) course.
Varies Hillman Fine Arts Scholarship
Hillman Fine Arts Scholarship: 1 award in fall and 1 award in spring, amount varies based on available funds. For a full-time sophomore students...
Hillman Fine Arts Scholarship: 1 award in fall and 1 award in spring,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Cost and fees for a 3-credit hour horticulture course Horticulture Career Exploration Scholarship
Horticulture Career Exploration: Award covers tuition and fees associated with one 3-credit hour horticulture course for students who have never...
Horticulture Career Exploration: Award covers tuition and fees...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Cost and fees for a 3-credit hour horticulture course
$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:
  • Award: $500
$500 International Study Abroad Scholarship
International Study Abroad Scholarship: $500 awards to participate in a CLC international field study. Applicant will be required to write a...
International Study Abroad Scholarship: $500 awards to participate in a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$1,000 IPLSA Surveying Scholarship
IPLSA Surveying Scholarship: Up to three $1000 awards for students taking land surveying courses within the A.A.S. Civil Technology or A.E.S....
IPLSA Surveying Scholarship: Up to three $1000 awards for students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $500
$250 James F. Polley Memorial Scholarship
James F. Polley Memorial Scholarship: Two $250 awards for full-time students of African American heritage pursuing a career in Human Rights or...
James F. Polley Memorial Scholarship: Two $250 awards for full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250
$500 Jim Reinemann Memorial Scholarship
Jim Reinemann Memorial Scholarship: Two $500 awards for sophomores enrolled in at least 6 credit hours with at least a 2.5 GPA in a business...
Jim Reinemann Memorial Scholarship: Two $500 awards for sophomores...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $2,500 per year for full-time students, $1,250 per year for part-time students
Varies Judith & Marc Baron Medical Imaging Scholarship
Judith and Marc Baron Medical Imagining Scholarship: Two awards to students in Medical Imaging program, each award up to $1,700. Applicants must...
Judith and Marc Baron Medical Imagining Scholarship: Two awards to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies