Scholarships for In-District HS Students

Scholarships for In-District HS Students

Kishwaukee College is proud to be a quality, local, and affordable college that assists students with achieving their higher education goals. Kish offers quality courses and degrees, at an affordable price, that transfer to all Illinois public universities and have also successfully transferred to over 300 colleges and universities across the United States.

Education is an investment in your future and determining how to pay for college can be overwhelming. Kish is one of the most affordable colleges in the state, with tuition costing approximately one-third the average cost of a public, four-year university. Kish is committed to providing an affordable education to our community and is proud to offer the following scholarships to in-district high school graduates.

The following scholarships are available for students graduating from in-district high schools or residing within the Kish district and graduating from a private high school in the 2020/2021 academic year.  PDF Flyer.

Academic Achievement

Academic Achievement Scholarships are awarded for four semesters (Fall 2021, Spring 2022, Fall 2022, Spring 2023) to students who meet specific GPA requirements at the time of application. There are two types of awards: President’s Scholar and College Scholar.

Dual Credit Scholarship

The Dual Credit Scholarship is available for students who have taken college courses where Kish credit was earned, while in high school. This includes dual credit at the high schools, dual credit through KEC, or dual enrollment offered at Kishwaukee College.

Application Deadlines:

Priority deadline for  each application is Thursday, April 15, 2021 (in order to be included in your high school awards night program). Regular deadline is Wednesday, June 30, 2021.

Students who apply and meet eligibility requirements are automatically awarded scholarship.

Additional scholarship opportunities are available through the Kishwaukee College Foundation

Contact Us

Finanial Aid OfficeEfinaid@kish.eduO815-825-9493

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