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 $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. Maximum to be awarded...
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Health Care Scholarship – up to...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: Up to $5,000 - award may vary based on number of qualified applicants
Deadline06/30/2018
$500.00 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: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2018
Up to $2500 per semester Ora Kathleen Flynn-Barnett Family Foundation Scholarship
Ora Kathleen Flynn-Barnett Family Foundation Scholarship is awarded up to $2,500 per semester, $5,000 for the academic year. Typically 1 award is...
Ora Kathleen Flynn-Barnett Family Foundation Scholarship is awarded up...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: Up to $2500 per semester
Deadline06/30/2018
$500 Sheldon Nursing Scholarship
Sheldon Nursing Scholarship – $500 scholarship beginning in Fall 2018. Number of awards will vary from year to year. Can be applied towards...
Sheldon Nursing Scholarship – $500 scholarship beginning in Fall 2018. ...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline06/30/2018
$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:
  • Award: $250
$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
Varies Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship
Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship – one fall award and one spring award. The amount of awards varies based on available funds. For students...
Barb and Bob Oilschlager Scholarship – one fall award and one spring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$600 CLC Chapter of AAWCC Scholarship
AAWCC (CLC Chapter): $600 award for a female freshman student over age 25 who is pursuing a 30 credit hour or more certificate/degree. Student must...
AAWCC (CLC Chapter): $600 award for a female freshman student over age...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$250 CLC Dance Scholarship
CLC Dance Scholarship: $250 awards for students taking dance classes at CLC. Number of awards varies based on available funds. At least a 2.0 GPA...
CLC Dance Scholarship: $250 awards for students taking dance classes at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
Varies Honors Program
The Honors Program award is for academically gifted students. Students must be accepted into the Honors Program. Requires a 3.5 grade point...
The Honors Program award is for academically gifted students. Students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Lake County Human Services
Lake County Human Services: $500 award for a student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours pursuing a career in Human Services. At least a 3.0 GPA is...
Lake County Human Services: $500 award for a student enrolled in at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 The Pickus Construction Education Scholarship
Pickus Construction Education: $1,000 award for a full time sophomore student in the Building Construction Technology program or a related area...
Pickus Construction Education: $1,000 award for a full time sophomore...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Richard J. and Annette F. Galla Scholarship Fund
Richard J. & Annette F. Galla Scholarship Fund: Eight $1,000 awards to students in business and related field programs. Foreign born and...
Richard J. & Annette F. Galla Scholarship Fund: Eight $1,000 awards...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 Lincolnshire Garden Club Scholarship
Lincolnshire Garden Club: Two $500 awards to second year students of Horticulture. Students must be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours and...
Lincolnshire Garden Club: Two $500 awards to second year students of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 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: $1,000
Ended
Free tuition, fees and books; coaching; and up to $1,000 stipend CLC OMD Pathways to Success
CLC OMD Pathways to Success: Free tuition, fees and books; coaching; and up to $1,000 stipend. Eligibility requirements are: • Lake County...
CLC OMD Pathways to Success: Free tuition, fees and books; coaching; and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Free tuition, fees and books; coaching; and up to $1,000 stipend
Ended
$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 2015/16 academic year ($2,500 per semester,...
Grainger Community Grants Program Technical Education Scholarship – one...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Tuition and fees for a THE (Theater) course.
Ended
$100-$200 Madame de La Fayette Scholarship
Madame de La Fayette: Four $100 or two $200 awards for students who contribute to French culture awareness. The scholarship is not need based; no...
Madame de La Fayette: Four $100 or two $200 awards for students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100-$200
Ended
Tuition and fees for up to 15 credit hours per semester, for one year Patricia Hedstrom Scholarship
Patricia Hedstrom Scholarship: Award covers the cost of up to 15 credit hours for the fall or spring semester. Three awards available each...
Patricia Hedstrom Scholarship: Award covers the cost of up to 15 credit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition and fees for up to 15 credit hours per semester, for one year
Ended
$750 Waukegan Citizen's Police Academy Alumni Association Scholarship for Criminal Justice in Memory of Miguel Juarez
Waukegan Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association Scholarship for Criminal Justice Majors in Memory of Miguel Juarez: $750 award for a sophomore...
Waukegan Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association Scholarship for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$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
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Up to full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, maximum of 30 credit hours for the year.
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Full tuition, fees and books
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $800 for full-time students, $400 for part-time students
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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $300
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
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: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500/semester
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$2,000.00 Connect to Your Future - Recruitment Scholarship
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2018 and $1000 to spring 2019. Non-renewable. 2 scholarships available per Lake County high...
Summary: $2000 award, $1000 will be applied to fall 2018 and $1000 to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
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: Renewable for two additional years or until student graduates (whichever comes first) if student...
Connect to Your Future – Renewable Scholarship: Renewable for two...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Full in-district tuition, comprehensive and course fees, up to 30 credit hours per year.
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500 per year ($750 per term)
Ended