Scholarships for Kendall County (IL) Residents

Kendall County, Ill., is many things: quaint, lush and welcoming, to name a few. However, paying for college in Kendall County isn’t any easier than it is in any other county. Luckily, there are a number of scholarships exclusively designated for Kendall County residents. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the Fox River Valley Community Foundation, which provides nearly 200 scholarships to students in Kendall County, as well as southern Kane County and the city of Aurora. Other scholarships are provided by individual colleges, including Waubonsee Community College and Joliet Junior College. In general, applying students will need to demonstrate academic achievement or display financial need. They may also be required to submit transcripts, obtain letters of recommendation or write a submission essay. If you’d like to know more about scholarships for Kendall County residents, continue reading below.

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View Details The Pittman Grit and Perseverance Award Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Pittman Grit and Perseverance Award is available to graduates of West Aurora High School.
  • 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
View Details Arch J. Dewey Memorial 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |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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Arch J. Dewey Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing study aviation. Applicant must graduates of a high school located within the Community Foundation service area.
  • 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
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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 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
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|DuPage, IL|Will, IL|Southern Kane, IL|Northern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Conservation Foundation Environmental Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing studies within the field of Natural Resource Management.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Judy Whinfrey Memorial Nursing Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Judy Whinfrey Memorial Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a degree in the field of nursing. Applicants must be graduates of East Aurora or West Aurora High School.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Irene & Marie Oberweis Nursing Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Irene & Marie Oberweis Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a career in the field of nursing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
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The INC Board Latino Master of Social Work Scholarship is awarded to students of Latino descent with bilingual and bicultural proficiency. Applicants must be students entering their final year of study to obtain a Master of Social Work degree.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details J. Robert & Marion E. Winn Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The J. Robert & Marion E. Winn Scholarship is awarded to high school graduate of Aurora Christian School. Applicants must be from city of Aurora, southern Kane County, and Kendall County within the State of Illinois
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details John V. Winkle Foundation Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The John V. Winkle Foundation Scholarship is awarded to high school senior and undergraduate student from Aurora, southern Kane County, and Kendall County within the State of Illinois
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Community Foundation Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Graduate School|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|
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The Community Foundation Scholarship is awarded to high school senior, undergraduate, graduates student. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and resident on City of Aurora, southern Kane County, and Kendall County within the State of Illinois
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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 Louis R. Forte Music Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): |Graduate School|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|Vocational School|Trade School|Accredited professional School|
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This scholarship was established in 2007, in memory of Louis R. Forte, a music educator for thirty-seven years at Simmons Junior High School and East Aurora High School. The scholarship aims to benefit students who are graduates of East Aurora or West Aurora High School and who have participated in the music program during high school. Participation in the band program is an advantage.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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
View Details Fox Valley Earth Day 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 (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|St. Charles North High School, St. Charles, IL|Rosary High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Yorkville High School, Yorkville, IL|Batavia High School, Batavia, IL|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|Geneva Community High School, Geneva, IL|Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, Aurora, IL|Kaneland High School, Maple Park, IL|Marmion Academy, Aurora, IL|Metea Valley High School, Aurora, IL|Newark High School, Newark, IL|Oswego East High School, Oswego, IL|Oswego High School, Oswego, IL|Parkview Christian Academy, Yorkville, IL|Plainfield South High School, Plainfield, IL|Plano High School, Plano, IL|St. Charles East High School, St. Charles, IL|Waubonsie Valley High School, Aurora, IL|Yorkville Christian High School, Yorkville, IL|
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|
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This scholarship is available to graduating seniors from high schools located within the Community Foundation service area. The scholarship is awarded to students pursuing an environmental field of study at an accredited institution of higher education within the United States of America on a full-time basis.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Trembacki & Hultgren Families Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • Career: |Teaching (Industry)|
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This scholarships aims to support students graduating from East Aurora or West Aurora High School who will be entering the field of teaching. The scholarship is awarded based on academic ability and financial need.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Dickes Family 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited Vocational|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The Dickes Family Scholarship was established to benefit high school graduates within the city of Aurora (IL) pursuing a post-secondary education in an accredited college or university.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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