Scholarships

 

Scholarships are another fund source that students can apply for at College of DuPage.  Eligibility varies, as do the amount of each scholarship. Scholarships can be based on academic achievement, financial need, field of study and population.  Students are strongly encouraged to apply for scholarships through College of DuPage or outside resources.  Remember, the more scholarships and grants you receive, the less loan money you may need to borrow! 

College of DuPage Foundation Scholarships

These scholarships focus on:

    • academic achievement
    • program or major
    • financial need

Scholarships are awarded based on stated criteria and reviewer evaluation.  All reviewers are required to abide by COD's core values of integrity, honesty, respect, and responsibility.

The Spring Semester 2017 scholarships are now closed. 

Please Note: Final awards are based on available funds at the time of the award.

 

JumpStart Scholarship

    • Provide GED® credential students that have participated in a GED® prep course with a jump start into their college experience. 
    • Students who have completed the Adult ESL-0956  and/or ESL-0958 AND have passed the state-mandated exit test within the last 12 months are also eligible to apply for the JumpStart Scholarship.
    • Apply for JumpStart Scholarship 

 

External Scholarship Opportunities


 

Additional Scholarship Information/Searches

 

Contact Information


Office of Student Financial Assistance
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2220, (630) 942-2251
Fax: (630) 942-2151

Hours

Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The John Belushi Scholarship

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The John Belushi Scholarship

Learn more about the John Belushi scholarship and what it entails!