Applications are currently closed for this scholarship. Check back for information about our 2022 scholarship.
CEDA’s CSBG funded* Scholarship Program offers financial aid ranging from $500-$3,000 for income eligible residents of suburban Cook County who demonstrate academic achievement, career potential, and educational motivation.
Scholarships are available for post-secondary education at an accredited institution of higher education in the state of Illinois for the 2021-2022 academic year. The award must be used for the 2021 fall semester/quarter.
To be eligible, you need to:
- Be a resident of suburban Cook County
- Live in a household that meets the income guidelines listed below
- Provide documentation of being enrolled in a post-secondary institution by September 15, 2021
Candidates must submit a complete scholarship application with all required documents and provide proof of residency and income eligibility. Applications are due by Friday, June 11, 2021 no later than 5:00 PM.
Be sure to review our “Important Information to Know Before You Apply” document.
Please download, complete and mail the application to our office:
CEDA of Cook County, Inc.
ATTN: 2021 CSBG Scholarship Program
53 East 154th Street Harvey, IL 60426
For more information please review the following documents.
* This project was conducted with funds provided under the *Community Services Block Grant Program administered by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and it does not necessarily represent in whole or in part the viewpoint of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.