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Zonta Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Feb 22 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating female senior who has an active commitment to volunteerism and experience in local government, student government or workplace leadership. Please see the link below for specific scholarship details and application.

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The Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Program
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Feb 28 17
The criteria for this scholarship includes being a senior resident of Illinois, who plans to continue their education in any post-secondary school or accredited vocational/technical school. Complete details and scholarship application can be found at the link below.

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Will County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 01 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who is planning to attend a college or accredited school of higher learning in the Fall and whose parents or legal guardians are members in good standing of the Will County Farm Bureau. Note that applications are DUE in there office no later than March 1, 2017. Please see link below for scholarship details and application.

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Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation Scholarships
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 01 17
Scholarship criteria and applications can be found at the website below. Additional scholarship offering from their subsidiaries, Illinois AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary and Illinois AMVETS Sad Sacks can also be found on their website. The scholarship icon is located on the lower right on website.

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The 2017 Chicago Roofing Contractors Association Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 03 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who plans to enter college in the fall to major in liberal arts and sciences, engineering, architecture or business. Also applicants must have a minimum ACT or 29. Please see the link below for specific details and scholarship application.

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2017-2018 Kathryn G. Hansen Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 06 17
The scholarship is to be used for tuition, books, or other related educational expenses at any university within the State of Illinois.

Please see the website for eligibility and how to submit the application materials.

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Illinois Elks Association
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 10 17
Illinois Elks Association Childrens Care Program is offering College Scholarships for Physical and Occupational Therapy Majors and Physical and Occupational Therapy Assistant Programs. Application deadline is March 10, 2017. For more information, please go to www.illinoiselksccc.org or call 1-800-272-0074 or 1-217-483-3020.

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The Robert Joshua Brisky Memorial Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 13 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who plans to attend a 2- or 4-year college or university, trade or technical school or business college and possess the qualities of strong character, leadership and sportsmanship. Please see the scholarship application at the link below.

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Illinois Lumber & Material Dealers Educational Foundation Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 15 17
Any student who is enrolled full time in a certificate or degree program in an accredited trade school, 2-year junior college or 4-year college or university, and who is a resident of Illinois is eligible to apply for a scholarship.

See the attached for more information and application.

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Academic Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 15 17
This scholarship is due ON or before March 15, 2017. It also MUST be mailed, no email applications will be accepted.
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior, a person of color (minority), with a minimum GPA of 2.75.
Additional requirements and scholarship application can be found at the link below.

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GFWC Mokena Women's Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 15 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior with a Mokena mailing address. Please see the link below for scholarship details and application.

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Lincoln-Way Central Lifeguard Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 17 17
Eligibility for this scholarship includes:
1. Being a Lincoln-Way Central Senior
2. Being an active lifeguard at Lincoln-Way Central.
3. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
4. Show proof of acceptance and intention on going to a trade school, vocational school, 2-yr or 4-yr college.

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2017 Dean Ritter Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 17 17
Must meet the criteria listed below:

-Must be a resident of the state of Illinois
-Currently a high school senior in good standing
-Have a significant hearing loss in one or both ears
-Exhibit financial need

See the website for application and submission instructions.

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Mokena Lions Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 17 17
The applicant must be aresident of Mokena, either in District 159 or the 60448 zip code, and have declared a major that is related to the teaching of, caring for, or improving the quality of life for those with special needs.

Please see the attached for more information and the application.

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New Lenox Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 17 17
Students must graduating seniors enrolled at Lincoln-Way Central High School, Lincoln-Way West High School and Providence Catholic High School.
Students must reside in the Village of New Lenox or New Lenox Township.
Students must plan to attend a technical or trade school, business college, or a two or four-year college or university.
Completed applications should be submitted to the New Lenox Chamber of Commerce office on or before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017. Applications may be submitted in-person or by mail. The information on this form is confidential and will be used only by the Scholarship Committee. A drop box will be available outside the Chamber office for students submitting applications outside of normal office hours. Scholarship application is available at the link below.

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The Doug Phalen 110% Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 17 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a Lincoln-Way Central graduating senior who will be pursuing a career in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Special Education. Please see the scholarship application at the link below.

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The Jonathan High Student Athlete Scholarship

Due Date: Mar 17 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior, with a 3.0 GPA or better, who lettered in two sports and has been accepted and plans to attend a college or university. Please see the scholarship details and application at the link below.

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New Lenox Youth Football Association (NLYFA) Alumni Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 18 17
To be eligible for this scholarship, the following criteria must be met:
• NLYFA Alumni with minimum of two years participation including 8th grade Varsity.
• Current High School Senior participating in Athletic/Extracurricular activities during the 2016/2017 school year. High Schools included, but not limited to; Lincoln-Way Central, Lincoln-Way West and Providence.
• Will be attending college in the fall of 2017.
The link below contains scholarship details and application.


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New Lenox Lions Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who is a resident of New Lenox Township and plans to major in Special Education or Medical related field such as Hearing, Eyesight, Speech or Physical Therapy. Please see the application at the link below.

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Mokena District 159 PTA Scholarship

Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior, who also graduated from Mokena District 159 Junior High. Please see the application at the link below.

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Mokena District 159 Educational Foundation Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior seeking post-high school studies in the fall and graduated from Mokena District 159. Please see link below for scholarship details and application.

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Marquette Bank Education Foundation Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior with at least a B average, who plans to attend a college or university in the fall, has given back to the community by volunteering well past the required number of hours for graduation and has a significant financial need. The Lincoln-Way Central General Scholarship Application must also be submitted. Please see the Marquette Bank scholarship application at the link below.

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Lincoln-Way Central Athletic Boosters Club Scholarships
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
The LWC Athletic Booster Club is proud to award Twelve (12 Scholarships to college-bound graduating senior athletes. 2 Female and 2 Male Scholarship will be awarded per season. A student may not win more than one Athletic Booster Scholarship, but may apply for each season they meet the qualifications.

• Earn a Varsity Letter your Senior Year and be in good academic standing at LWC.
• Plan on attending a University, College, or Jr. College (attach copy of acceptance letter " your final school choice may change)
• **Letter of recommendation from a LWC coach for the sport you apply for.
The scholarship application is available at the link below.

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Lincoln-Way Area Chorale Scholarship

Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for the scholarship includes being a graduating Lincoln-Way Central senior, who is a prospective college student majoring in vocal performance and/or vocal music education. The application is available at the link below.

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Immanuel Lutheran Preschool Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who is also an alumni of the Immanuel Lutheran Preschool program. Please see details and scholarship application at link below.

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The Frankfort Car Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship include:
1. Must be a senior currently enrolled in an auto shop program or auto related program in high school.
2. Must be enrolled for the fall, in an automotive related program at a technical school or college.
See attached for additional information.

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Robert K. Hammar Memorial Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
This scholarship is open to deserving students of Lincoln-Way West and Central High School devoted to pursuing a career in any of the trades. Enrollment in a College/University is not required. Trade schools, apprenticeship programs or vocational schools are acceptable. Please see attached for additional information.

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Mokena Teachers' Association
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 20 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior and a graduate of Mokena Junior High School. The scholarship application is available at the link below.

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2017 Stone Kennel Club Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 25 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes being a graduating senior who has worked with animals. Please see the scholarship application at the link below.

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Mokena Baseball/Softball Association Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 28 17
Criteria for this scholarship includes:
1) Must be a High School Senior and live within School District 210 boundaries (private schools included)
2) Must be attending a university, college or trade school after High School
3) Must have participated in the MBSA a minimum of four years as a player, umpire or both
4) Must complete a 200-400 word essay on “How has MBSA touched your life?”
5) Must NOT be a MBSA Board Member Child
6) All applications must be submitted by March 28th, 2017
Please see the link below for scholarship details and application.

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Marianjoy Scholarship Program
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 17
Eligibilty:

*Functionally impaired or physically disabled.
*A permanent resident in one of the following Illinois counties: Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, or Will.
*High school seniors or graduates, or college undergraduate.

Please see attached instructions/application for more details

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Palumbo Family Foundation 2017 Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 17
-Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Applicant must have a permanent residence in Illinois' Cook, Dupage, Kane, Lake or Will counties.
-Have an annual adjusted income of $48,500 or less, as documented on a 2016 Federal 1040 income tax return on which the applicant is claimed as a federal tax exemption.

Click on the link below for the application and more details.

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Farrelly Foundation Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 17
Criteria for this scholarship included graduating Lincoln-Way Central Seniors who are twins or students whom have experienced an unexpected setback and plan to attend a trade school, apprenticeship program, two year community college or four year university of their choice in the fall.

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Associated Orthodontists Scholarship Program
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Mar 31 17
The scholarship is open to all current and former patients who are graduating high school seniors, received full braces at Associated Orthodontists and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Please the link below for scholarship details and application.

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Lions of Illinois District 1-BK Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 01 17
District BK of Multiple District 1 of Lions International offers undergraduate
scholarships for students entering, or in the process of completing, a degree which leads
to working in the field of special education, including, but not limited to education of
children with vision and/or hearing impairment(s). Priority for scholarships will be given
to applicants who themselves have received special education services during high school
with further preference for applicants who have a primary impairment of vision and/or
hearing. Students pursuing a degree in the medical fields of vision or audiology will also
be considered. Please see the link below for scholarship details and application.

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Joliet Junior College Foundation Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 01 17
Lincoln-Way students are encouraged to apply for the JJC Foundation Scholarship for Outstanding Graduates. This merit scholarship is for tuition and fees for the academic year, up to a maximum of $2,750. This scholarship is based on a 3.25 or higher GPA and a composite score of 21 or higher on the ACT. Additionally, a transcript and signed scholarship application on AwardSpring (www.jjc.edu/scholarships). Attached is a copy of the counselor form for your use. The deadline to apply for the JJC Foundation Scholarship for Outstanding Graduates is April 1, 2017.

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Parlay Mortgage & Property, Inc. & Country Financial Insurance Scholarship
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 03 17
The Parlay Mortgage & Property, Inc. and Country Financial Insurance Agent and Financial Representative Jim Andresen is providing a scholarship for students of L-W. Students are to write an essay reflecting the best high school experience during his/her four years at Lincoln-Way. Please see attached for additional information and application.

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DLA Architects, Ltd. THINK [about architecture] SCHOLARSHIP
Local Scholarship
Due Date: Apr 11 17
Scholarship is open to all graduating seniors that will attend college or university in the fall.

Your challenge is to show us in a +/- 2 minute video how your school space affected your ability to learn. Is there anything that makes the place special? What does the space make possible? How has it affected your ability to learn? Tell us your story and be creative!
Submissions must focus on/discuss any location on the campus.
See the link below for specific instructions, examples of videos and application form(s).

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U of I: Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship
Regional Scholarship
Due Date: Jun 01 17
Eligibility:

Any Senior Year male high school student may apply who:

1. will be an entering freshman student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Fall 2017 and
2. has achieved a 3.0 or above GPA in his overall high school academic studies through his junior year in high school.

Click on the link below for more information and directions to get the application.

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