Scholarships for Kane County (IL) Residents

Kane County, the fifth most populous county in Illinois, is home to about 500,000 people. If you’re one of them, you could be eligible for a number of college scholarships. Since 1948, the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley has awarded upwards of $14 million in educational aid to residents of Kane County and the surrounding area, and continues to offer a number of scholarships today. Other scholarships are provided by individual colleges, such as Elgin Community College, Aurora University, Judson University and Waubonsee Community College. In general, applying students will need to meet a minimum grade point average, pursue particular field of study, demonstrate a certain level of financial need or obtain letters of recommendation, in addition to other potential eligibility requirements. To find out if you qualify for a scholarship for Kane County residents, continue reading below.

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View Details Barbara Burgin & Edwin & Carol Ehrhart Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Career: |Environment (Industry)|
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Barbara Burgin & Edwin & Carol Ehrhart Scholarship awards scholarships to those taking up environment related studies.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Junior Womans Club Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Aurora Junior Womans Club Scholarship awards scholarships to residents of Aurora city who have graduated from a high school located within theCommunity Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Coronado Dental Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
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Coronado Dental Scholarship is Reserved for graduates of East Aurora High School. Awarded to students who pursuing dentistry, dental hygiene, nursing, certified nursing assistant, physicians assistant, or pharmacy.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Lorraine B. Bryant Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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Lorraine B. Bryant Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing any course of study.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Roy E. Davis Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
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Roy E. Davis Scholarship is awarded to graduates of East Aurora High School who have played sport during their senior year.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Daniel C. Deufel Vocational Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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Daniel C. Deufel Vocational Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a vocational field of study. Students who graduated high school located within the Community Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Rotary Lyle E. Oncken Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Sociology|Occupational Therapy|Social Work|Social Services|Psychology|Community Mental Health|Speech Therapy|Vocational Counseling|
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The Aurora Rotary Lyle E. Oncken Scholarship awards scholarships to selected students planning to take up post-secondary studies relating to the social services. Applicants must have graduated from a high school within the Community Foundation service area.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Healthcare|Vocational Medical Training|
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Edward & Gladys (Stoddard) Arenkill Nursing & Medical Education Scholarship is awarded to selected undergraduate students taking up a degree in nursing, vocational medical training, or healthcare or to students taking up graduate studies in medicine.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Firefighters Scholarship in Memory of Tony Schoen Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kane, IL|DuPage, IL|Will, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Police Science|Fire Work|
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Aurora Firefighters Scholarship in Memory of Tony Schoen is awarded to selected students pursuing post-secondary education. Students pursuing a hands on field of study will be given preference.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details CWS Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend an |High School|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
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CWS Scholarship is for students majoring in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education. who graduated from a high school located within the City of Aurora. This Scholarship is Provided by Child Welfare Society, a not for profit organization devoted to the health, education, and well-being of the communitys youth.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details John A. Brennecke Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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The John A. Brennecke Scholarship is awarded to selected students taking up medicine.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dr. William H. Blackburn Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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Dr. William H. Blackburn Memorial Scholarship awards scholarships to deserving students taking up medicine.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Mary R. Chapman Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
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Mary R. Chapman Scholarship is awarded to students how pursuing studies within the field of nursing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details George & Marilyn Ball Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
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George & Marilyn Ball Scholarship awards scholarships to selected students majoring in preschool or elementary education. Applicants must be West Aurora High School graduates.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Yorkville High School, Yorkville, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
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The Alice Mae Brown Memorial Scholarship in Memory of Natalie Ann Brown gives scholarships to students pursuing any major. Yorkville High School graduating seniors shall be given preference.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Claude L. & Alice E. Allen Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Professional Institution|Accredited Graduate School|
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Claude L. & Alice E. Allen Memorial Scholarship awards financial assistance to selected East Aurora High School graduates.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Community Foundation Alumni Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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Community Foundation Alumni Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing any course of study
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Todd C. Bryant Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Todd C. Bryant Memorial Scholarship gives scholarships to selected students who have suffered the loss of a family member or friend to suicide or have struggled with thoughts of suicide or suicidal attempts.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Hamling Family Nursing Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|Trade|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
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Hamling Family Nursing Scholarship is given to students who are high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students. The Scholarship is given to applicants who want to pursue a degree in nursing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Charles & Josiedell Carnes Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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Charles & Josiedell Carnes Scholarship is awarded to male students pursuing any course of study.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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