Technology Addiction Awareness: $1,000. NO GPA requirement. 140 Characters, article reading. Due Jan. 30
The Point: LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) scholarship. Amount varies. Due Jan. 30
Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship: $3,000 for a Black Male Chicago resident attending college. 2.5 GPA. Due April 17
Wentcher Scholarship: $7,500 a year. Open to CPS Seniors with a 20 and a 3.0.
Due March 1
Golden Apple: $5,000 Scholarship for those interested in education. GPA: 2.5, ACT: 21, Due December 1
Gnead "Lefty" McGinnis: $1,000. African American Males with strong community service. No ACT or GPA. Opens Nov. 1
Pullman Scholarship: $10,000 a year. Pell Eligible, 3.0 GPA. Opens Nov. 1
Cards Against Humanity Stem Scholarship for Women: $20,000, Due Dec. 11
The # 1 regret of the classes of 2013, 2014, and 2015 has been that they did not apply for more scholarships.
"2.9 Billion in Scholarships go unclaimed each year." -FastWeb
Your Schools Website: The best location to find scholarships is from the University you are applying to. Google search the name of each of your top schools and scholarships.
CPS Scholarship Guide: A very comprehensive guide to scholarships that indicates general information, due dates and Dreamer access.
College GreenLight: A comprehensive search engine
GoodCall: Scholarship application site that lets you track difficulty and number of applications.
Scholly: An app for your phone that will send you customized scholarships ($4.99)
Big Future: College Board's Scholarship Database
Chegg Scholarships: Selects scholarships of the week to help you focus on one at a time
FastWeb: Large database of scholarships