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Richard A. Maass Memorial Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 2 2015
Recipients of this scholarship will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, community service, outstanding essay on the importance of quality products and/or services to the future of our country and financial need. Please see link below for the scholarship application.

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Will County Farm Bureau Scholarships
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 5 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes:
•Applicant must be a member or dependent of a Will County Farm Bureau® member in good standing for at least two years prior to December 1, 2014.
•Applicant will not be considered if a Will County Farm Bureau® Foundation scholarship was accepted the previous school year.
•Scholarship is available to all incoming freshmen, undergraduate, or graduate/professional study students.
• Scholarship application deadline is March 5, 2015. Mailed applications must be postmarked by March 5, 2015.
Further details and scholarship application can be found at http://www.willcfb.com/committees/foundation.html



The Chicago Roofing Contractors Association Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 6 2015
The Chicago Roofing Contractors Association will award two $3000.00 renewable scholarships to high school seniors entering college in the fall of 2015 in the following programs--liberal arts and sciences, engineering, architecture or business. Additional scholarship requirements and the scholarship application can be found at http://www.crca.org .



The Jonathan High Student Athlete Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 6 2015
The criteria for this scholarship includes:
-Completing the General Scholarship Application
-Lettering in two sports
-Be a graduating LW Central Senior, who has been accepted at a college/university
Please see the link below for specific scholarship details.

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Abby Foundation Academic Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 7 2015
The Abby Foundation is once again offering scholarships to women who need assistance to attend college next fall, either as graduating high school seniors or as women returning to college. Founded in 1985, the Abby Foundation has awarded over 1.5 million dollars in scholarships to women from Chicago's Southland. We believe that educational support is a critical component to advancing women's economic independence.

Click on the link below for more information and application.

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Twenty Pearls Foundation, Incorporated 2015 Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 9 2015

The Twenty Pearls Foundation, Incorporated Scholarships are available to African-American female and male students who reside and/or attend a south suburban high school and, additionally, meet the minimum eligibility requirements and application deadlines to qualify.

Click on the link below for application and more information.

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The Frankfort Car Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 12 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who is enrolled in our auto shop program and plans to pursue an automotive related field in a technical school or college in the fall. The scholarship application can be obtained at the link below.

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The Immanuel Lutheran Preschool Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 2015
The criteria for this scholarship includes being a senior who is an Immanuel Lutheran Preschool Alumni and plans to continue their education.

Please see the link below for additional criteria and the scholarship application.

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Community Services Council, INC 2014-2015 Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a current high school senior, who is a resident of Will County and plans to attend a college, university, business college or vocational school in the Fall of 2015. Please see the link below for additional scholarship requirements and the scholarship application.

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Dean Ritter Trust for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 2015
2015 Scholarship Information

The Dean Ritter Trust for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Scholarship is a scholarship open to graduating high school seniors who are deaf or hard of hearing in the state of Illinois. The Dean Ritter Trust Scholarship is intended to cover tuition or related costs for the selected recipients to an accredited technical school or university. Recipients may use the funds received for any semester, including summer sessions, during the awarded academic year. For our 2014 scholarship, at least ten recipients will be awarded scholarships varying between $1,000 and $5,000 each.

Qualifications

- Must be a resident of the state of Illinois

- Currently is a high school senior in good standing

- Have a significant (severe to profound) hearing loss in one or both ears

- Exhibit financial need

The complete application, along with submission instructions,can be downloaded through their website at http://www.deanritter.org/2015-scholarship.





Abby Athlete of the Year Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 2015
Female Athlete with outstanding athletic qualities and academic excellence.
Athlete must continue playing sport at the collegiate level.

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Illinois Elks Association Scholarships
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 2015
The Illinois Elks Association offers scholarships for Physical & Occupational Therapy Assistant programs and Physical & Occupational Therapy majors. The applications will be available online as of Dec. 15 at http://www.illinoiselksccc.org.



The Stone City Kennel Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 14 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a senior at Lincoln-Way Central, who has worked in some way with animals. Please see the link below for scholarship details and application.

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2015 Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 15 2015
The Zonta Club of Joliet provides three levels of scholarship: the first place winner receives $1,000, and there are 2 other scholarships at $500 each. The first place winner is eligible to move on to the District level and then on to the International level, each with more funding available.

The 2015 application is available at http://jolietzonta.org/scholarships/ and MUST BE SUBMITTED TO OUR CLUB BY MARCH 15, 2015. They can be mailed to the following address:
Joliet Zonta Club
PO Box 2608
Joliet, IL 60434




Logo Design Scholarship for the LWHSESP
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 15 2015
This scholarship will be awarded to the student who designs the winning logo for the Lincoln-Way High School Educational Support Professionals, better known as LWHSESP. Specific details are available at the link belwo.

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The Illinois Lumber and Material Dealers Association Educational Foundation Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being an Illinois student who is pursuing a degree in the lumber and materials field or industry related course work at a college or university. Further information and the scholarship application can be found at http://www.ilmda.com/images/pdfs/sch.pdf



The Dr. Lawrence A. Wyllie Athletic Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
Eligibility for this scholarship includes:
1. Senior in good academic standing
2. Lincoln-Way Central Athlete
3. Plans to continue athletic participation in college
The scholarship application can be obtained at the link below.

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The Manhattan District 114 PTO Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes:
~Being a graduating senior enrolled at Lincoln-Way Central High School
~Reside in Manhattan District 114
~Be a graduate of Manhattan Jr High
~Plan on attending a technical or trade school, business college, or a two or four-year college or university.
Additional information and the scholarship application can be found at the link below.

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The Todd Burke Memorial Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
Through the generosity of Firefighter/Paramedic Todd Burke's family, the Manhattan
Firefighters Association is proud to award the Todd Burke Memorial Scholarship. Todd Burke
exemplified the qualities and commitment necessary to impact the future of emergency care. We
want to help other promising young adults gain an education and impact the future as Todd did.

One $500 scholarship will be awarded to a resident of the Manhattan Fire Protection District
pursuing a degree in the Fire Science or Medical field at an accredited college.

The scholarship can be found at the link below or at http://www.manhattanfire.org.

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Joliet Area South Suburban Alumnae Chapter - Academic Scholarship Award Program
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
A $1,000 scholarship is available for a graduating senior who is a person of color (minority), has a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (3.75 on a 5.0 scale), completed application form, personal statement and two letters of recommendation. Also required are the following: an official high school transcript in a separate sealed envelope; copy of official ACT or SAT scores (acceptable on high school transcript); and a copy of acceptance to an accredited college or university.

If you need additional information, please contact Shaneka L. Stanley at 708-609-9440, shaneka49@yahoo.com.

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The Robert Joshua Brisky Memorial Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 16 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating Lincoln-Way Central senior who plans to further their education at a trade/technical school, business college or two- or four-year college or university. The link below contains further scholarship information and the application.

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New Lenox Lions Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 18 2015
To qualify for this scholarship you must be a resident of New Lenox Township who plans to major in Special Education or a medical related field such as Hearing, Eyesight, Speech or Physical Therapy.
The link below contains the scholarship application and further details.

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Lincoln-Way Central Lifeguard Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
The criteria for this scholarship includes being a Lincoln-Way Central senior, an active Lifeguard at LW Central, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and proof of acceptance and intention on going to a trade school, vocational school or 2-year or 4-year college. The application is available at the link below.

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Holly Club Barbara J. Rakoski Volunteerism College Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
The emphasis of this scholarship is on the volunteer activities of the applicant. This annual scholarship is a one time award of $500 for a senior boy or girl who will be attending any 4-year college.

Please see the attached application for further details.

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Jack and Jill of American, Inc. West Suburban Chicago Chapter Scholarships
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
Eligibility:
African American high school seniors may apply for one of the following scholarships:
A. Academic Potential - Eligible students must have and maintain a cumulative GPA between 2.5 and 3.4 on a 4.0 scale.
OR
B. Academic - Eligible students must have and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

An applicant must reside and attend a high school in DuPage, Will, Kane or Kendall County.
The recipient must attend an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the U.S. and remain in good standing during all years for which the scholarship is awarded.


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The New Lenox Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
Qualifications for this scholarship include:
- Being a graduating senior enrolled at Lincoln-Way Central High School, Lincoln-Way West High School and Providence Catholic High School.
-Reside in the Village of New Lenox or New Lenox Township.
-Plan to attend a technical or trade school, business college, or a two or four-year college or university.
The application, which can be obtained at http://www.newlenoxchamber.com must be completed and returned to the New Lenox Chamber of Commerce office on or before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20. Applications may be submitted in-person or by mail.



Holly Club Volunteerism College Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015

Must attend a 4 year college.
Students who have Volunteer work.

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GFWC Manhattan Woman's Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a resident of Manhattan/Manhattan Township and a graduating high school senior who plans on attending a 2 or 4 year College or University, Tech school or Business College. See the link below for scholarship details and application.

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The Chris Burke Memorial Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes being graduating senior who has submitted the General Scholarship Application. Other criteria includes submitting a short researched essay on the dangers of energy drinks. Also, Automotive Technology/Engineering field major, apprenticeship, or trade school after high school is a plus, but pursuing that field is not a requirement. Please see the link below for scholarship details and application.

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Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization Junior College or Trade School Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 27 2015
The Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization provides scholarship funds to graduating seniors and women returning to school. We provide as many scholarships as possible through our fund raising efforts.

Applicants MUST live within the Lincoln-Way community: New Lenox; Manhattan, Mokena or Frankfort and be attending a junior college or trade school.

Click on the link below to download the application



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Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization 4 Year University Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 27 2015
The Lincoln-Way Area Business Women's Organization provides scholarship funds to graduating seniors and women returning to school. We provide as many scholarships as possible through our fund raising efforts.

Applicants MUST live within the Lincoln-Way community: New Lenox; Manhattan, Mokena or Frankfort and be attending a 4-year college or university.

Click on the link below to download the application.



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South Suburban Cultural Enrichment Organization Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 2015

Eligibility:

-Must be a high school senior, planning to attend a two or four-year college
-Must have a current minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale
-Must not be a debutante or beau or the child of a SSCEO board member
-Must reside in the South Suburbs of Illinois

Click on the link below for more information and application

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Associated Orthodontists 2014 Scholarship Program
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 2015
This scholarship is open to current and former patients who received full braces at Associated Orthodontists and are currently high school seniors, who have a GPA of at least a 3.0. The scholarship application and further information can be obtained at http://www.greatbraces.com/assets/uploads/files/application.pdf



Joliet Junior College
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 1 2015

The Joliet Junior College scholarship online application process has started for the 2015-2016 academic year. Students can apply online NOW on the JJC scholarship web page www.jjc.edu/scholarships The deadline to apply for JJC scholarships will be April 1, 2015. The scholarships will be awarded starting in the following fall 2015 semester.



http://www.jjc.edu/scholarships



The DLA Architects, Ltd. THINK (about architecture) Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 9 2015
Criteria for this scholarship includes:
-Being a LW Central graduating senior who will attend college/university in the fall
-Producing a short video of how your school space affected your ability to learn.
Specific details on this scholarship, as well as the application can be found at http://www.dlascholarship.com



South Suburban Youth Service Alliance Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 17 2015
The South Suburban Youth Service Alliance, Inc. (SSYSA), a non-for-profit organization established in 1974, is a coalition of community-based, youth-centered agencies, service providers, and other interested groups/individuals who collaborate to assist south suburban youth and families through counseling, mentoring, and education. We are pleased to provide you with the attached requirements and application for the 2014-2015 SSYSA Scholarship. SSYSA will provide one $500 scholarship to one high school student from the south suburbs. This student must graduate in spring of 2015 and have satisfactorily completed the application as judged by the SSYSA scholarship committee.

Click the link below for scholarship information and application.

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Friends of Moraine Hills State Park Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 30 2015
The organization Friends of Moraine Hills State Park is offering $1000 scholarships to two 2015 high school graduates entering the field of environmental studies.
ELIGIBILITY - Applicant must:
• Reside in Illinois.
• Attend a high school in Illinois.
• Plan to attend an accredited college or university.
• Plan to enter a field of study and career directly related to the environment.
• Have a high school GPA of at least 2.5 (on a 4 pt. scale).

APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT:
http://www.friendsofmorainehillsstatepark.org or at the link below.




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The Manhattan Lions Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: May 6 2015
The criteria for this scholarship includes being a resident of Manhattan Township, or having a mailing address with a Manhattan zip code with plans to attend a four-year college or university, majoring in a selected field of choice. Please use the link below to obtain the scholarship application.

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Sigma Nu Fraternity Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship @ the University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Jun 1 2015

Sigma Nu Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship consists of a one-time direct payment of $2,500 to one University of Illinois freshman male student who enters the University in Urbana-Champaign in Fall of 2015.

See attached flyer for more information on the scholarship and how to apply.

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Digital Privacy Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Jun 30 2015
This scholarship is for high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors,and seniors, and for students currently enrolled in college or graduate school. Home schooled students are also eligible. Applicants must be US citizens or legal residents. To apply, applicants must submit an application form including an 140-character message about digital privacy. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists and asked to write a full length 500 to 1,000 word essay about digital privacy.

Deadline: June 30, 2015 Award Range: $500-$1,500

Visit http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/ for application and more information.








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