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Fall 2015 scholarship application deadline     

City Colleges of Chicago Foundation Scholarships                                       
Scholarship opportunities are administered according to the availability of funds within the City Colleges of Chicago Foundation.  Awards are based on a student’s academic achievements, individual goals, and recommendation letters. Carefully review scholarship criteria for more information.                                           

Additional Scholarship Opportunities Through City Colleges                     
Most CCC scholarship opportunities are available through the online application process above.                 
There are additional opportunities for CCC students listed below.               

Note: These scholarships have different applications and deadlines.                                            
* McCormick Foundation - News Literacy Scholarship (Deadline: November 7, 2014)               
* Mattie Grant Scholarship - Earl​y Childhood Majors​​ (Deadline Extended: November 16, 2014)           
15 to Finish Tuition and Fee Waiver​ (Deadline: April 12, 2015)                         

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​​Search for External Scholarships​                                             
Private Scholarships                                             
Private companies, foundations and community-based organizations also offer scholarships                
throughout the year. These opportunities have separate applications and deadlines.               

Current Private Offerings                                            
Novus Biologicals Scholarship (Deadline: December 5)                                 
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship (Deadline:  December 5)​        
* Mhelpdesk Scholarship​ (Deadline: December 15)      
*​ (Deadline: March 31, 2015)  
* Insider Scholarship​ (Deadline: April 1, 2015)                                    

Start Planning Now!                                            
The scholarship application process requires a lot of time and effort for students and those providing recommendations.  Submit a winning application by following these tips:​                                            
*  Carefully review the eligibility requirements
*  Secure recommendation letters at least one week before the deadline.               
    (For tips, click here.)                                            
*  Make sure your essay is typed, proofread, and free of errors                                            
*  Submit your application before the deadline date                                            

Contact Us                                            
If you have any questions about the scholarship application process, contact us at​​                                            

Carole Wood                                            
Executive Director                                            
City Colleges of Chicago Foundation                                            
226 West Jackson Boulevard - 9th Floor                                            
Chicago, IL  60606                                                                               
(312) 553-3455                                            




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