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 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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$500 Honorary Sterling Scholarship
Honorary Sterling Scholarship: Up to $500 beginning in Spring 2019. Can be used for tuition, fees, books and course-required material. Student must...
Honorary Sterling Scholarship: Up to $500 beginning in Spring 2019. Can...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,000 for full-time students, $500 for part-time students Alumni Association Scholarship
Alumni Relative: One $500 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 $500 award to a full-time student OR one $400 award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000 for full-time students, $500 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
$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
$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
Award value will vary Connect to Your Future - Transition
Connect to Your Future – Transition: Scholarship is awarded to student(s) that are part of Adult Education who took ESL, GED, Bridge and/or ICAPS...
Connect to Your Future – Transition: Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Award value will vary
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
$750 Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White Scholarship
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White: One$750 awards for African American sophomore students in their third or fourth semester of the Nursing program. Lake...
Dr. Earnestine Huffman-White: One$750 awards for African American...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750
$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
Varies Henderson Foundation Scholarship
Henderson Foundation Scholarship: Up to $5,000/ year. The scholarship is designed for a student enrolled in a field relevant to construction, or...
Henderson Foundation Scholarship: Up to $5,000/ year. The scholarship is...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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
Varies Horticulture Career Exploration Scholarship
Horticulture Career Exploration: $1,000 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and Books Fall and Spring semester Awards Number and amount of awards vary...
Horticulture Career Exploration: $1,000 Awards for Tuition, Fees, and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$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 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
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Lake County Art League Scholarship
Lake County Art League Scholarship: One or two $500 awards awarded to promote excellence in visual arts. Recipient will be selected based on...
Lake County Art League Scholarship: One or two $500 awards awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
varies Love Forty Tennis Scholarship
Love Forty Tennis Scholarship – one or two awards to provide financial assistance for a student/students interested in playing tennis on the...
Love Forty Tennis Scholarship – one or two awards to provide financial...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$250 Marge Burns Memorial Scholarship
Marge Burns Memorial: One $250 award for a student pursuing a CLC degree who participates in a domestic field study trip. Applicant must be...
Marge Burns Memorial: One $250 award for a student pursuing a CLC degree...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250
Varies Metallica Scholars Award
Metallica Scholars: For students in the following career training programs; Automation, Robotics and Mechatronics, Automotive Technology,...
Metallica Scholars: For students in the following career training...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Pakistani-Descent Physicians Society Scholarship
Pakistani-Descent Physicians Society Scholarship Eligibility: Full- or Part-Time Students Eligible, No minimum Credit Hours required Any Academic...
Pakistani-Descent Physicians Society Scholarship Eligibility: Full- or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Richard E. and Nedra K. Soller Forensics Team Scholarship
Richard E. and Nedra K. Soller Forensics Scholarship: Number of awards and amounts vary. For a full-time student participating in the...
Richard E. and Nedra K. Soller Forensics Scholarship: Number of awards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Full tuition, fees and books for one semester Schroeder Communications Scholarship
Schroeder Communications Scholarship: Up to $2,500.00 per semester for a full-time sophomore student pursuing a career in modern...
Schroeder Communications Scholarship: Up to $2,500.00 per semester for a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Full tuition, fees and books for one semester
$500 Shawall Temple #165 Prince Hall Shriners Eddie Jack Worship Scholarship
Shawall Temple #165 Prince Hall Shriners Eddie Jack Worship: $500 award for a full-time African American student pursuing a degree in the Human...
Shawall Temple #165 Prince Hall Shriners Eddie Jack Worship: $500 award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Sister to Sister and Men of Vision Scholarship
Sister to Sister and Men of Vision Scholarship: One $500 award to current member of Sister to Sister organization and one $500 award to current...
Sister to Sister and Men of Vision Scholarship: One $500 award to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Susan Smith International Student Scholarship
Susan Smith International Student Scholarship: For a student in F-1 status who has been enrolled in at least two semesters at College of Lake...
Susan Smith International Student Scholarship: For a student in F-1...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$250 The George Capul Excellence in Engineering Scholarship
The George Capaul Excellence in Engineering Scholarship: Two $250 awards for students in A.E.S. degree program who are enrolled in at least 6...
The George Capaul Excellence in Engineering Scholarship: Two $250 awards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250
$1,000.00 University Center of Lake County Scholarship
University Center of Lake County: $1,000 award for a College of Lake County graduate who is transferring to a participating college or university...
University Center of Lake County: $1,000 award for a College of Lake...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies VAC Veterans Scholarship
VAC Veterans Scholarship: Award is based on available funds and is for any semester for a student who is a disabled military veteran not eligible...
VAC Veterans Scholarship: Award is based on available funds and is for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,000 for Fall semester Walleyes Unlimited Environmental Science Scholarship
Walleye Unlimited: Up to $1,000 to any academic level, full time or part time, Lake County resident that is studying in environmental science or...
Walleye Unlimited: Up to $1,000 to any academic level, full time or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,000 for Fall semester
Varies Waukegan ESL Scholarship
Waukegan ESL Scholarship: number and amount of awards vary based on available funds. For student who received a passing grade in CLC ESL or ELI...
Waukegan ESL Scholarship: number and amount of awards vary based on...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies West Deerfield Township "Life Changing" Scholarship
West Deerfield Township “Life Changing” Scholarship: Up to $2,500 per semester for students who lives in the West Deerfield Township area. Number...
West Deerfield Township “Life Changing” Scholarship: Up to $2,500 per...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000 Wiss, Janney, Elstner Engineering Scholarship
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Engineering Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship awarded to a sophomore level student in Civil Engineering. Qualified applicant...
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Engineering Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Alicia Hernandez Scholarship
Alicia Hernandez: $1,000 awarded to Latino Alliance member or Hispanic student with leadership skills. Lake County residency is required. The...
Alicia Hernandez: $1,000 awarded to Latino Alliance member or Hispanic...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,500.00 The Lancer Scholarship
The Lancer Scholarship – $2,500 annual award (begins in fall 2018). Renewable for a second year if student meets requirements. 1 scholarship...
The Lancer Scholarship – $2,500 annual award (begins in fall 2018)....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies IAAP - Illinois Association of Administrative Professionals Scholarship
IAAP (Illinois Association of Administrative Professionals): Number and amount of awards vary based on available funds. For students in an AOS...
IAAP (Illinois Association of Administrative Professionals): Number and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies From Generation to Generation
From Generation to Generation: $2,604.00 fall award and $2,604.00 spring award for a female student age 22 and over with GPA 3.0. Student must...
From Generation to Generation: $2,604.00 fall award and $2,604.00 spring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship
Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship: two $500 awards for Grayslake residents who are enrolled at least in 6 credit hours and maintain at least 2.0...
Grayslake Rotary Club Scholarship: two $500 awards for Grayslake...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$400 Jump Start Scholarship
Jump Start Scholarship: For students who successfully completed Jump Start class with A or B and are in their freshman semester after completing...
Jump Start Scholarship: For students who successfully completed Jump...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
Tuition and fees for 2 courses. Fonte Lakeshore Campus GED Scholarship
Fonte Lakeshore Campus GED: Award is for one non-developmental course in the fall and one non-developmental course in the spring for a GED graduate...
Fonte Lakeshore Campus GED: Award is for one non-developmental course in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition and fees for 2 courses.
Ended
$500 Penne P. Devery Literacy Scholarship
Penne P. Devery Literacy Scholarship: $500 award to encourage students to successfully complete developmental language courses; for...
Penne P. Devery Literacy Scholarship: $500 award to encourage students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Anatomy and Physiology Scholarship
Anatomy and Physiology Scholarship: One $500 award in the fall for academic achievement to a student with a 3.2 GPA or higher AND one $500 award in...
Anatomy and Physiology Scholarship: One $500 award in the fall for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended