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.

Showing 41-60 of 72 scholarships
View Details Erlenborn 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): |Graduate School|Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited Vocational|Accredited professional School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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The Erlenborn Family Scholarship was started to benefit deserving high school seniors, undergraduates and graduates student pursuing any course of study.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Jack & Naomi Hastert Memorial Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Four-year|Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school graduates of Kendall County who plan to attend Waubonsee CommunityCollege or a four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Brian Farnham 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited Vocational|Accredited professional School|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Music|Theology|Art|Medicine|Health Sciences|Biology|Health Research|Social Science|
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The Brian Farnham Memorial Scholarship was started to benefit deserving graduates of a high school within the Community Foundation service area. Applicants must be pursuing a career in a people oriented vocation.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details AEEF 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|
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AEEF Scholarship awards scholarships to East Aurora High School graduating students taking up studies on the fields of education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Maude A. Dewey & Vivian Dewey Watson 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited College or University|Accredited Vocational|Accredited professional School|
  • Major: Study |Music|
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The Maude A. Dewey & Vivian Dewey Watson Memorial Scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing post-secondary education in the field of music. Applicants must be high school graduates from the City of Aurora, Southern Kane County, and Kendall County within the State of Illinois.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Genevieve & Dale T. Berg 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): |Public College|Public University|Lutheran affiliated college or university|
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The Genevieve & Dale T. Berg Scholarship is awarded to high school graduates of East Aurora or West Aurora High School. Applicants must be attending a public college or university or a Lutheran-affiliated college or university
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details George & Elaine Hettrich Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Oswego, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Oswego East High School, Oswego, IL|Oswego High School, Oswego, IL|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|College|
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The scholarship is established to support graduating seniors located within Oswego School District 308 who are planning to enroll full-time in accredited two-year college, four-year college or university, professional/trade/vocational school. This scholarship recognizes high scholastic achievement and participation in community and civic activities with a strong emphasis on church related activities.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora East Educational Foundation 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): |Vocational School|Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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Aurora East Educational Foundation Scholarship provides scholarships to students entering Waubonsee Community College or a vocationalschool and entering their first year of post-secondary education.
  • competition 2.5
  • 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|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Italian|
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The Italian-American Mutual Aid Society of Aurora, Illinois Scholarship is awarded to students of Italian descent attending a four-year college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Aurora, IL|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|Geneva High School, Geneva, IL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited professional School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Vocational School|Accredited Graduate School|
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The Dustin Villarreal Family Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduates student of Geneva High School. Applicants must be member of Geneva High School varsity football team
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Nicholas R. Albers 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|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • Disability: |Chronic Pain|Medical Disability|
  • School (K-12): |St. Charles North High School, St. Charles, IL|
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Nicholas R. Albers Memorial Scholarship aims to provide financial assistance to students who have been severely impacted by chronic pain due to a medical disability. Applicants must be from St. Charles North High School and have met this scholarship's residency requirements.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details William & Edna Bennett Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 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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The William & Edna Bennett Scholarship provide scholarships to selected East Aurora High School graduates. Applicants must show involvement in Christian related community service and must have excelled in the athletic program at East Aurora High School.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Colonel Sidney Ginsberg Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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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): |Illinois|Public|East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The scholarship as established in memory of Colonel Sidney Ginsberg. It is open to graduating students from East Aurora or West Aurora High School who will be attending a state-supported college or university located within the State of Illinois.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Goldsmith Family 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Ethnic Minority|
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The scholarship provides financial assistance to minority students who are graduates of East Aurora High School or West Aurora High School and will attend an accredited institution of higher education within the United States of America on a full-time basis.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Steven John Duranceau 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|Kendall, IL|Southern Kane, IL|
  • Organization: Boy Scouts of America (Club)|Girl Scouts of America (Club)
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited Vocational|Accredited professional School|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Steven John Duranceau to benefit students who were involved with the Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts of the United States of America for a minimum of two years.
  • competition 1.5
  • 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|Southern Kane, IL|
  • Organization: Associated with the |American Legion Post 630 in Elburn|Grace Lutheran Church in Lily Lake|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
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The Carl E. Swanson & Clara M. Swanson & Family Scholarship is awarded to high school seniors, undergraduate students, graduate students. Applicants must be descendants of current or deceased members of Grace Lutheran Church in Lily Lake or American Legion Post 630
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Alexis White 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|
  • Organization: West Aurora High School Class of 2008 (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
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The Alexis White Scholarship is awarded to graduates of West Aurora High School. Applicants must be a member of West Aurora High School Class of 2008.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Big Rock, IL|Montgomery, IL|North Aurora, IL|Oswego, IL|Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Organization: Key Club (Club)|Kiwanis Builders (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Parochial High School|Public|
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The Aurora Kiwanis Club/Dr. Harry Y. Greeley Medical/Healthcare Scholarship -awards financial assistance to selected students taking up medicine or healthcare major. Applicants must be from a public or parochial with a parent or guardian residing within Aurora, Big Rock, Montgomery, North Aurora, Oswego, or Sugar Grove. Kiwanis Builders or Key Clubs members or previous members will be given preference.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dr. Bernard J. Cigrand 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|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • Organization: Boy Scouts of America (Club)|Girl Scouts of America (Club)
  • Ethnicity: Be |Luxembourgers|European|
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Dr. Bernard J. Cigrand Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students of Luxembourg descent or to current or former members of the Boy Scouts of America or the Girl Scouts of the United States of America.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Myron L. & Frances B. Wormley Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Kendall, IL|
  • Organization: Kendall County 4-H (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Aurora Central Catholic High School, Aurora, IL|Rosary High School, Aurora, IL|Yorkville High School, Yorkville, IL|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, Aurora, IL|Marmion Academy, Aurora, IL|Parkview Christian Academy, Yorkville, IL|Plainfield South High School, Plainfield, IL|Plano High School, Plano, IL|Yorkville Christian High School, Yorkville, IL|Newark Community High School, IL (High School|
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This scholarship is established to assist students who are entering their first year of undergraduate study. Applicants must be residents of Kendall County and must be current or former members of the Kendall County 4 H who maintained membership for a minimum of five years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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