Morton College offers prospective and current students the opportunity to apply for scholarships that can help them make progress toward their educational goals.
There are many scholarships available but each have specific requirements. Applicants are urged to research scholarships requirements thoroughly.
For information on specific scholarships, visit the Financial Aid Office or call (708) 656-8000 Ext. 2428.
The scholarship provides financial aid to a woman who is returning to school or continuing her undergraduate education to become more self-sufficient.
For complete information, download the scholarship application (PDF).
All applications must be submitted by November 20, 2017.
The scholarship is intended for foreign born students and students whose parents immigrated to the US. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded for the 2017 school year.
The purpose of the scholarship is not only to help a deserving student attend post high school education but also to recognize an outstanding young person who has overcome challenges in life that others have not had to face.
In addition to completing the application, students must submit an essay on a given topic of no more than 450 words.
For more information, full eligibility requirements and online application, visit the Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Scholarship 2017 website.
All applications must be submitted by September 30, 2017.
Alert1, a leader in medical alerts, is offering a $250 scholarship to a student attending an accredited U.S. college or university whose career goals include improving senior care.
To learn more and apply, visit the Alert1 website.
The Morton College Academic Excellence Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who
reside in Community College District 527. Applicants must demonstrate outstanding academic
The award covers the cost of all tuition and fees for up to 30 semester hours of college
credits per year at the in-district tuition rate and is renewable.
The deadline for the 2017-2018 Academic Excellence Scholarship will be announced soon.
As the nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, the Fund has awarded over $470 million in scholarships and provides a range of ancillary programs for students, HSF Scholars, Alumni, and parents.
For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, visit the HSF website.
To apply for funds, complete the HSF's online application.
Please visit the websites below for additional scholarship opportunities.
Big Future - Pay for College
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
Federal Student Aid - Avoid Scams While Searching for Scholarships
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Scholarships
Illinois Dream Fund
Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Illinois Student Assistance Commission - Scholarships
Northern Illinois University Scholarship Programs
Merit Scholarship (PDF) O'Brien Vrba Scholarship for Undergraduates Application (PDF) O'Brien Vrba Scholarship for Graduate Students Application (PDF)
United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI)
What's Next Illinois - Scholarship Finder