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 61-72 of 72 scholarships
View Details Aurora Kiwanis Club/William J. Downs 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|Big Rock, IL|Montgomery, IL|North Aurora, IL|Oswego, IL|Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Organization: Key Club (Club)|Kiwanis Builders (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|Parochial High School|
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Aurora Kiwanis Club/William J. Downs Scholarship awards scholarships to selected students pursuing a bachelors degree. Applicants must be graduates of a public or parochial high school. Preference will be given to Kiwanis Builders or Key Clubs current or previous members.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Eagle Scout 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|
  • Organization: Boy Scouts of America (Club)
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
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The Eagle Scout Scholarship was established to benefit deserving graduates of a high school located within the Community Foundation service area who are recipients of the Eagle Scout Award from the Boy Scouts of America. Undergraduates entering their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year at a four-year college oruniversity and students entering their freshman or sophomore year at a two-year college are preferred.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Judith M. Vant Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
  • School (College): Attend |Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|
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The scholarship is available to students who have obtained a General Education Development (GED) certificate with preference given to applicants who prepared for the GED exam through classes at Wayside Cross Ministries. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and must be attending Waubonsee Community College.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Wesley F. Fisher 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 (K-12): |High School|
  • School (College): Attend |University of IllinoisUrbana-Champaign (IL)|
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Wesley F. Fisher Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students pursuing studies in the College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. For a student who is graduates of a high school located within the Community Foundation service area.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Shirley M. Hurd Education 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): Attend |Northwestern University (IL)|
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The Shirley M. Hurd Education Scholarship is awarded to students attending Northwestern University
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details August W. Fischer, Jr. 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): Attend |Aurora University (IL)|
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
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The August W. Fischer, Jr. Scholarship was established to provide financial support to deserving home-schooled high school graduates and graduates from a high school within the Community Foundation service area. Applicants should be attending Aurora University pursuing studies in the field of Accounting.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Donald E. & Claire E. Brown 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): Attend |Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|
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Donald E. & Claire E. Brown Scholarship awards financial assistance to selected female students studying in Waubonsee CommunityCollege. Applicants must be East Aurora High School graduates.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Neighbors Uniting 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|Aurora Central Catholic High School, Aurora, IL|Rosary High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): Attend |Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|
background
Aurora Neighbors Uniting Scholarship aims to provide financial assistance to selected students of Waubonsee Community College. APplicnts must have graduated from Aurora Central Catholic, East Aurora, Rosary, or West Aurora High School.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Aurora Kiwanis Club/G. William "Bill" Moore 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|Big Rock, IL|Montgomery, IL|North Aurora, IL|Oswego, IL|Sugar Grove, IL|
  • Organization: Key Club (Club)|Kiwanis Builders (Club)
  • School (College): Attend |Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL|Aurora University (IL)|
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The Aurora Kiwanis Club/G. William "Bill" Moore Scholarship aims to give financial assistance to Aurora University students pursuing a bachelor's degree. Applicants must be from Waubonsee Community College and have finished an associate degree.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Shirley Borel Journalism 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|
  • Military: |Veteran|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
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The Shirley Borel Journalism Scholarship is awarded to students attending Waubonsee Community College. Applicants must be students majoring in Journalism
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Howard & Sherry Eagle 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 (K-12): |West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): Attend |Aurora University (IL)|
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The Howard & Sherry Eagle Scholarship was established to benefit deserving graduates of West Aurora High School who will be attending post-secondary education at Aurora University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Careers In Transition, Inc. 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|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
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The Careers In Transition, Inc. Scholarship is awarded to black American graduates of West Aurora High School. Applicants must be attending Waubonsee Community College.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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