Chaparral Alumni Network Annual Scholarship Fund

Purpose: To support students that are first generation, under resourced and underrepresented. The College of DuPage values the diverse background of its students and believes that everyone has a right to education and that there is tremendous value to the COD community from shared experiences.

a. Current or admitted College of DuPage student living in Community College District 502
b. Preference will be given to students who are first-generation college students, under resourced and under represented
c. GPA minimum of 2.5 is required
d. Students will be required to be enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours for each term for Fall and Spring semester
e. Essay required on your educational journey and impact.

Award: $4,000

Supplemental Questions
  1. Applicant must provide a 250–300 word essay describing their educational goals and the impact receiving this scholarship would have on their life.