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Wentcher Educational Fund Scholarship

Wentcher Foundation

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for Chicago Public Schools (CPS) high school seniors. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and be accepted to an accredited four-year college or university in the United States. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must write an essay (minimum of 500 words, typed, double-spaced, Times New Roman font) on a given topic. Applicants must also include a copy of a letter of acceptance from a college or university (or college application confirmation letter); one letter of recommendation; CPS high school transcript; ACT or SAT scores; and a Student Aid Report (SAR). Applicants may obtain a copy of the SAR when they complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The scholarship deadline is March 1 or until the first 350 applications are received.

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?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Mar 1
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $7,500
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable


GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.0
Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Illinois
Location: Is this you?
  • Chicago

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