Foundation Scholarships for School Year 2016-2017

Friday, March 4, 2016
Application & essay due in the IVCC Foundation Office or postmarked by the deadline

Friday, April 22, 2016
2016-2017 FAFSA must be filed online. Access the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov

Dear Scholarship Applicant,
Listed below is important information for completing the application.

Your one essay is reviewed and scored for all scholarships indicated.

To be considered for any PROGRAM scholarships, you must check the specific box on the application (please read individual requirements)
GENERAL scholarships are open to all students; each student will automatically be considered if requirements are met
GENERAL scholarships that are underlined must have the addendum completed and submitted with the application

Eligibility Consideration:
All applicants are required to file the 2016-2017 FAFSA, Free Application for Federal Student Aid, online by April 22, 2016 at www.fafsa.gov
All applicants are required to apply for admission to IVCC
Scholarships are awarded on the assumption the recipient will be enrolled at IVCC full-time (12+ credit hours) for the 2016-2017 school year, unless otherwise indicated in scholarship requirements
Grade point averages are calculated on a 4.00 scale

Scholarship award amounts vary based upon available funds
The minimum award amount is $500
The IVCC Foundation has the authority to not award scholarships listed

Scholarship Notification:
The IVCC Foundation Office will mail letters to all applicants regarding award decision in late June 2016

Scholarship Application 2016-17 year (PDF)
Print all pages of application for packet to be complete.

   Scholarships available at IVCC

Scholarship Booklet for 2016-17 year (PDF) 

Individual Award Criteria for Specific Programs of Study

Business  (accounting, business, economics, finance, marketing) 
Computer Technology
Criminal Justice and Forensics
General awards - Open To All Students
Human Services
Law / Government (judge, attorney, pre-law etc.)
Manufacturing Welding or Technology 
Political Science
Social and Natural Sciences

Scholarships available to IVCC students transferring to NIU
William & Dian Taylor Awards

Scholarship available to IVCC students transferring to Eureka College
Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship