This grant is for US citizens and eligible non-citizens who are legal residents of Illinois. To qualify for this grant, applicants must demonstrate financial need; be undergraduate students who have not yet received a bachelor's degree (graduate students are not eligible); be enrolled a minimum of three credit hours in a degree or certificate program at an approved Illinois college for either a semester or quarter term throughout the institution's tuition refund/withdrawal adjustment period; and maintain the satisfactory academic progress standards of the institution. To be eligible for full-year consideration, the FAFSA must be received by the CPS no later than August 15 for continuing applicants and September 30 for first-time applicants. See website for more details about this grant program.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.