Scholarships 2020/2021

Scholarships are due in the G.O. 5 school days prior to the actual application due date

Scholarship Information Deadline
The Coca-Cola Scholars ProgramThis is an  achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Please visit the following website for more information: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/October 31
Acorn Equality Fund ScholarshipA non-profit organization that provides college scholarships to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students and allies in Illinois' downstate counties. https://www.acornequalityfund.org/scholarships--grants.htmlSeptember 18
Horatio Alger AssociationTo be considered eligible for this scholarship, one must exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
Demonstrate critical financial need.
Seniors must have a 3.0 GPA. https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/
October 25
Pureland Supply Vocational and Skilled Trade Scholarship$1000 scholarship available to students who have been accepted to an accredited trade school, vocational college, technical school or community college for the study of trade, craft or labor occupations.   https://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspxApril 30
Golden Apple Scholars ProgramGet up to $23,000 in tuition assistance and stipends and become a teacher in Illinois! Apply for the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Program today: www.goldenapple.org/scholarsDecember 15
2021 Prudential Spirit of Community AwardFor students who have made meaningful contributions to their community through volunteer service. To access the application, visit spirit.prudential.com or nassp.org/spiritNovember 10
AES ScholarshipFor seniors and awarded on the basis of character. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Please visit https://aesengineers.com/scholarships.php for more information.October 5
Heisman High School ScholarshipFor a senior athlete with strong capabilities not only on the field, but in school as well. Please visit https://heismanscholarship.com/application/ for more information. October 10
TrailBlazer ScholarshipFor the high-achieving students who want to become a leader and an integral part of our JWCC Student Culture. You can get up to 1/2 tuition paid for!
March 1
JWCC Presidential ScholarshipApplicants must apply for admission at JWCC and submit their HS transcripts by February 12,2021.
January 31
JWCC Foundation ScholarshipFor the senior who will be enrolling in JWCC for the Fall, 2021
March 1
Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarship ProgramIllinois electric cooperatives will award 12 $2,000 scholarships in 2021 to financially assist deserving students in the electric cooperative family. To learn more about the scholarship and apply, visit https://aiec.coop/iec-scholarship/December 15