Scholarships for Aurora, IL Residents

If you’re looking for help funding your college education, chances are you’ve already applied to all kinds of national scholarships, and to scholarships from your university, from your state, and from professional organizations. But have you thought to look for scholarships right at home in Aurora, Illinois? Believe it or not, simply by being a resident of Aurora you may qualify for financial help to make paying for school a little easier. The city government, community organizations, and local private foundations all offer funding to support the education of local students. The exact requirements for each scholarship vary, but most will require a transcript, a letter of recommendation and a personal statement from the applicant. Narrow your scholarship search by checking out this list of scholarships available just for students from Aurora, Illinois.

Showing 81-87 of 87 scholarships
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 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|
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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)|
background
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 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 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
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 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|
background
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
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