Colleges and Scholarships

The City of Chicago provides tools, resources, and special programs just for students.

Chicago is home to over 20 colleges and universities. To stay updated on scholarships and other opportunities for students, please visit the City Of Chicago Webpage.


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  1. Register on
  2. complete the UNCF General Application (for UNCF member institution students only)
  3. Your registration will also allow you to receive notifications on available scholarships
  4. Apply to all scholarships and internships for which you meet the eligibility criteria on 

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2018-2019 Chicago Urban League Scholarship. Chicago Urban League scholarships are available to any person pursuing an undergraduate degree at an institution of higher …

How It Works. The $2,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is an easy scholarship with no essay required! The scholarship can be used to cover tuition, housing, books, or …

High School Scholarships. So, you’re a high school student and you’re in the process of finding scholarships to help pay for school your freshman year of college …

Seeking visionary leaders. Apply for part of $3.1 million in scholarships for high school seniors and two-year community college students.

Apply now for these Scholarships for Blacks for 2018, including scholarships for African American women.

See if you qualify. Students classified as minorities can receive grants from the government or other organizations. See if you qualify for some free monetary assistance.

200 Free Scholarships For Minorities (New Updated 2012 Listings) Created by Black Excel. This 200 Free Scholarship List is created by Black Excel, and it’s …