Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.
Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with your COD myACCESS user name and password . You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies COD Study Abroad Scholarship - Spring
The COD Study Abroad Scholarship promotes global engagement and understanding, and is awarded three times per year (fall, spring and summer.)
The COD Study Abroad Scholarship promotes global engagement and...
  • Deadline: 10/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/20/2018
$2,500 3+1 Healthcare Scholarship
The 3+1 Healthcare Scholarship supports healthcare students enrolled in 3+1 Healthcare Programs, and is funded by the College of DuPage Healthcare...
The 3+1 Healthcare Scholarship supports healthcare students enrolled in...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 A.R.C. Memorial Scholarship
The A.R.C. Memorial Scholarship supports students in the College of DuPage OD Veterinary Assistant program. This scholarship is generously funded...
The A.R.C. Memorial Scholarship supports students in the College of...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 American Meteorological Society Scholarship
The American Meteorological Society Scholarship provides students an opportunity to personally experience storm chasing and thunderstorms. This...
The American Meteorological Society Scholarship provides students an...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 Betty and Ron Krupp Veterans Fund
This scholarship honors Betty and Ron Krupp, longtime volunteers and board member (Betty) of Operation Support Our Troops. The Betty and Ron Krupp...
This scholarship honors Betty and Ron Krupp, longtime volunteers and...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Brian Fugiel Memorial Meteorological Scholarship
The Brian Fugiel Memorial Meteorological Scholarship provides students an opportunity to personally experience storm chasing and thunderstorms. The...
The Brian Fugiel Memorial Meteorological Scholarship provides students...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 BTE Stage Management Scholarship
The BTE Stage Management Scholarship supports students studying stage management through experiential learning in Buffalo Theatre productions. This...
The BTE Stage Management Scholarship supports students studying stage...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Capper and Marilou Grant Paralegal Scholarship
The Capper and Marilou Grant Paralegal Scholarship recognizes, through scholarship, a paralegal student who demonstrated personal and academic...
The Capper and Marilou Grant Paralegal Scholarship recognizes, through...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 Certificate of GED Scholarship
This scholarship encourages GED recipients to continue their education. Applicants must be GED graduates (include documentation with application...
This scholarship encourages GED recipients to continue their education....
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 College of DuPage Faculty Association Scholarship
This scholarship supports College of DuPage students on the journey to reaching their academic goals, and is generously funded by the College of...
This scholarship supports College of DuPage students on the journey to...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Dr. Joseph and Donna Collins Student Success Scholarship
This scholarship assists a financially needy student at College of DuPage with tuition, books, and fees, and is generously funded by Dr. Joseph and...
This scholarship assists a financially needy student at College of...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 Dr. Maureen N. Dunne Autism Student Success Scholarship
To support student success
To support student success
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 DuPage Area Moms Scholarship
This scholarship supports a mother who has interrupted her career to care for her child/children as she pursues her studies as College of DuPage,...
This scholarship supports a mother who has interrupted her career to...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Edwin and Barbara Dannewitz Perioperative Arena Scholarship
The Edwin and Barbara Dannewitz Perioperative Arena Scholarship supports students enrolled in the Perioperative Arena Program, and is generously...
The Edwin and Barbara Dannewitz Perioperative Arena Scholarship supports...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$400 Eileen Ward Textbook Scholarship
The Eileen Ward Textbook Scholarship assists students with the expenses of a college education. This scholarship is generously funded by students,...
The Eileen Ward Textbook Scholarship assists students with the expenses...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $400
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 Ellen Watt Memorial Scholarship
Purpose: To honor the memory of Robert “Bob” Watt’s dear wife Ellen. Bob and Ellen were married 35 years. When they met, Ellen was a single mother....
Purpose: To honor the memory of Robert “Bob” Watt’s dear wife Ellen. Bob...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,250 Esther Rowe Dodge Scholarship
This scholarship supports education students at College of DuPage in honor of Esther Rowe Dodge.
This scholarship supports education students at College of DuPage in...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Foundation's Textbook Scholarship
The Foundation’s Textbook Scholarship provides funds to purchase textbooks and supplies, and is funded by College of DuPage Foundation. Applicants...
The Foundation’s Textbook Scholarship provides funds to purchase...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Foundation's Textbook Scholarship
The Foundation’s Textbook Scholarship provides funds to purchase textbooks and supplies, and is funded by College of DuPage Foundation. Applicants...
The Foundation’s Textbook Scholarship provides funds to purchase...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Glenn Hansen Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by many donors in honor of Glenn Hansen’s long and dedicated service to the College of DuPage Faculty Senate and...
This scholarship is funded by many donors in honor of Glenn Hansen’s...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 Helen Gum Westlake Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Early Childhood Education
The Helen Gum Westlake Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Early Childhood Education supports early education students, and is generously funded by...
The Helen Gum Westlake Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Early Childhood...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Iyer Chemistry Scholarship
The Iyer Chemistry Scholarship supports a female student pursuing a career in Chemistry. This scholarship is generously provided by College of...
The Iyer Chemistry Scholarship supports a female student pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,250 Jill Johnson Hall Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of Jill Johnson Hall, the sister of Sandee A. Whited. The Jill Johnson Hall Memorial Scholarship is generously...
This scholarship honors the memory of Jill Johnson Hall, the sister of...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline11/01/2018
$500.00 Jim Wolfson Memorial Scholarship
PURPOSE: To honor the memory of former physics professor, Jim Wolfson
PURPOSE: To honor the memory of former physics professor, Jim Wolfson
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 John Belushi Choral Scholarship
The John Belushi Choral Scholarship supports a choral student at College of DuPage. Established in 1983 from private donations, this scholarship...
The John Belushi Choral Scholarship supports a choral student at College...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 John Belushi Jazz/Band Scholarship
The John Belushi Jazz/Band Scholarship was created to support a band student at College of DuPage. Established in 1983 from private donations, this...
The John Belushi Jazz/Band Scholarship was created to support a band...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 John Belushi/College Stage Management Scholarship
The John Belushi/College Stage Management Scholarship supports students studying stage management through experiential learning in college theater...
The John Belushi/College Stage Management Scholarship supports students...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$750 John K. and Nancy Ann Rutledge Pre-Nursing Scholarship
The John K. and Nancy Ann Rutledge Pre-Nursing Scholarship supports students pursuing a pre-nursing degree or entering into the Nursing program....
The John K. and Nancy Ann Rutledge Pre-Nursing Scholarship supports...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Linda and Robert Jenkins Equipment Manager Student Aides Scholarship
To support students who provide support to the athletic program
To support students who provide support to the athletic program
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 Luke Laudloff Memorial Scholarship
Luke Laudloff was a childhood friend of College of DuPage Foundation Board Member Ian Parr’s son. This scholarship will support students in the...
Luke Laudloff was a childhood friend of College of DuPage Foundation...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000 Marriott Chicagoland Business Council Hospitality Scholarship
The Marriott Chicagoland Business Council Hospitality Scholarship assists a hospitality student with tuition, supplies, books or fees. Applicants...
The Marriott Chicagoland Business Council Hospitality Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$300 Mary Mack Textbook Scholarship
In honor of Mary Mack’s belief in the power of education, this scholarship is offered for textbook support to students taking classes in the...
In honor of Mary Mack’s belief in the power of education, this...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $300
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Naperville Rotary Charities & the Rotary Club of Naperville
Naperville Rotary Charities & the Rotary Club of Naperville assist students who are in need of financial aid to pursue education in vocational,...
Naperville Rotary Charities & the Rotary Club of Naperville assist...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Nursing Alumni Association Scholarship
The Nursing Alumni Association Scholarship supports students in the nursing program. Applicants must be accepted into the Nursing program and be...
The Nursing Alumni Association Scholarship supports students in the...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 Patriot Scholarship
The Veterans Healthcare Scholarship supports veterans transitioning from military service into Healthcare studies, and is funded by the College of...
The Veterans Healthcare Scholarship supports veterans transitioning from...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,250 Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn MAP Gap Scholarship
The Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn MAP Gap Scholarship provides support for students who are unable to continue their education as a result of...
The Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn MAP Gap Scholarship provides...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 Robert G. Cuff Scholarship
The Robert G. Cuff Scholarship supports students in the pursuing careers in manufacturing, technology and engineering. This scholarship is...
The Robert G. Cuff Scholarship supports students in the pursuing careers...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$500.00 Rumiana Nikolova Scholarship to Support Bulgarian Students
To support Bulgarian Students
To support Bulgarian Students
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,250 Ruth Walbeck Memorial Scholarship
The Ruth Walbeck Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Sandee Whited’s great aunt, Ruth Walbeck. This scholarship is generously funded by...
The Ruth Walbeck Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Sandee...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,000.00 Scalise Fashion Studies Scholarship
To support a Fashion Studies student selected through the Fashion Studies Presentation Project.
To support a Fashion Studies student selected through the Fashion...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/01/2018
$400 Veterans Textbook Scholarship
The Veterans Textbook Scholarship honors the veterans attending College of DuPage, and aids them in pursuit of an associate degree. This...
The Veterans Textbook Scholarship honors the veterans attending College...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $400
Deadline11/01/2018
$2,000 Walter R. Jones Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was formed in memory of Walter R. Jones, Psychology Professor at College of DuPage from 1976 to 1996, and is awarded to a student...
This scholarship was formed in memory of Walter R. Jones, Psychology...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline11/01/2018
$1,250 Wilbur Walker Dodge Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of Wilbur Walker Dodge, the father of Daniel Dodge. The Wilbur Walker Dodge Scholarship is generously funded by...
This scholarship honors the memory of Wilbur Walker Dodge, the father of...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline11/01/2018
$600 Dick Wood Memorial Scholarship Fund - Study Abroad in the UK and Ireland
In memory of Dick Wood’s leadership as a founder of the International Field Studies Program at COD and in light of his passion for the United...
In memory of Dick Wood’s leadership as a founder of the International...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $600
$500 Alice Giordano Alumni Scholarship
The Alice Giordano Alumni Scholarship recognizes a parent in need of financial aid who meets the eligibility requirements. This scholarship is...
The Alice Giordano Alumni Scholarship recognizes a parent in need of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,500.00 Archadeck of Chicagoland Scholarship
To support students in construction or architecture
To support students in construction or architecture
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Assurance Golden Jubilee Scholarship
In honor of Jim Blackburn and Rosemary Suchomski, this scholarship is offered to working students to help them realize their educational dreams and...
In honor of Jim Blackburn and Rosemary Suchomski, this scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000 August J. Zarcone Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of August J. Zarcone, a math professor at College of DuPage. This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in...
This scholarship is in memory of August J. Zarcone, a math professor at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Avanti Engineering Scholarship
The Avanti Engineering Scholarship supports students in the CNC Operations Certificate program. This scholarship is generously funded by J.N.R....
The Avanti Engineering Scholarship supports students in the CNC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,500 Aveling Memorial Scholarship
The Aveling Memorial Scholarship assists students pursuing a health care career who have been accepted into or are enrolled in a certificate or...
The Aveling Memorial Scholarship assists students pursuing a health care...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended