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. •

Click “External” under “Opportunities” above for a list of scholarship opportunities offered by other organizations.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Up to full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, maximum of 30 credit hours for the year.
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Full tuition, fees and books
Deadline03/31/2018
$800 for full-time students, $400 for part-time students Alumni Relative 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $800 for full-time students, $400 for part-time students
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies American Student Veteran Scholarship
American Student Veteran Scholarship: two $250 awards for student veterans who are involved in the Student Veterans Club at CLC. Fall and spring...
American Student Veteran Scholarship: two $250 awards for student...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $300
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Up to $500/semester
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies Bretzlauf Foundation Corporation Scholarship
Bretzlauf Foundation Corporation: Number of awards and amounts vary based on available funds. Preference will be given to students in Business...
Bretzlauf Foundation Corporation: Number of awards and amounts vary...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$250 Cancer Federation Scholarship
Cancer Federation Scholarship: Award amount is based on available funds and is for a student enrolled at least half-time in a healthcare program....
Cancer Federation Scholarship: Award amount is based on available funds...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $250
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies China Semester Abroad Scholarship
China Semester Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County offers up to 50% of the total cost of semester study abroad program. These...
China Semester Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $150
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies CLC Study Abroad Scholarship
CLC Study Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County offers up to 50% of the total cost of semester study abroad program. These...
CLC Study Abroad Scholarship: sponsored by College of Lake County offers...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $350
Deadline03/31/2018
$2,000.00 Connect to Your Future - Recruitment Scholarship
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2017 and $1000 to spring 2018. Non-renewable. 2 scholarships available per Lake County high...
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2017 and $1000 to...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/31/2018
Full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, up to 30 credit hours per year. Connect to Your Future - Renewable Scholarship
Connect to Your Future – Renewable Scholarship: full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, up to 30 credit hours per year (begins in...
Connect to Your Future – Renewable Scholarship: full in-district...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, up to 30 credit hours per year.
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$500 Douglas M. Beitel Scholarship
Douglas M. Beitel: $500 award for a student pursuing a degree in Architecture, Building Construction, CAD, Civil Technology, Drafting, Mechanical...
Douglas M. Beitel: $500 award for a student pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline03/31/2018
$0.00 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$1,500 per year ($750 per term) 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $1,500 per year ($750 per term)
Deadline03/31/2018
$500 Enrico Mordini
Enrico Mordini Memorial Scholarship: $500 award to a full-time student with Latino/Hispanic heritage who is a former ESL student and is now...
Enrico Mordini Memorial Scholarship: $500 award to a full-time student...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $1000
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Tuition and fees for 2 courses.
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Tuition and fees for 2 courses.
Deadline03/31/2018
$800 Frances M. Heagney Memorial Scholarship
Frances Heagney: $800 award to a sophomore student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours with at least a 2.25 GPA. Student must pursue a Biological...
Frances Heagney: $800 award to a sophomore student enrolled in at least...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $800
Deadline03/31/2018
$1,000 Frank Nickels Scholarship Fund
Frank Nickels: Two $1,000 awards to full-time students of African American heritage who recently graduated high school and demonstrate financial...
Frank Nickels: Two $1,000 awards to full-time students of African...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/31/2018
$5,208.00 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $5,208.00
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $300
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/31/2018
$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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $250
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Cost and fees for a 3-credit hour horticulture course
Deadline03/31/2018
$200 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: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $200
Deadline03/31/2018