Scholarships in Lake

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program

Award: $8,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be Jewish who was born/raised in the Chicago Metropolitan area or who has one year of employment in the Chicago area prior to entering school. Undergraduate applicants must be entering their junior or senior year; graduate applicants must be entering an accredited, professional graduate school as a full-time student. Applicant must plan to remain in Chicago after completing school and have the intention to be in a career in the helping professions. Personal interview required.

ALTRUSA Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: Early May

Applicant must be a resident of Jasper, Lake, LaPorte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, or Starke counties, Indiana, and have a minimum 2.7 GPA. Preference is given to women. Selection is based upon academic achievement and potential for college success.