External Opportunities

External Opportunities are scholarships provided from an outside resource, whether its an organization, bank, church, private donor, etc. College of DuPage does not participate in the collection of the scholarship applications or the requested materials for external opportunities. Any questions regarding the scholarships listed should be directed to the scholarship website or other contact information included in the listing. These scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the organization offering the scholarship.

College of DuPage provides this list of external opportunities to notify our students of potential outside scholarship resources. The list of external opportunities is frequently updated. Please visit often to check for new scholarship listings.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$750 Lisle' s Woman's Club Adult Female Continuing Ed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to:  A female resident of zip code...
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varies SME Education Foundation
*Supporting the Next Generation Workforce: * SME Education Foundation...
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$5,000.00 BTB Foundation
2023 Vincent J. Vittore Memorial Scholarship Application The BTB...
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$8,000.00 National Federation of the Blind Scholarship
We are thrilled to let you know that the National Federation of the...
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$1,000.00 HomeLight
HomeLight is building the future of real estate — today. Our vision is a...
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$5,000.00 National Federation of the Blind of Illinois - ILLINOIS Scholarship
The National Federation of the Blind of Illinois (NFBI) will award...
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$2,500.00 Beauty & Wellness Professionals Scholarship
The BeautySchoolsDirectory.com team is proud to offer a $2,500...
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$5,000.00 Unigo
WHY DOES EDUCATION MATTER TO YOU? As a scholarship seeker, you’re...
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Varies Phi Theta Kappa’s Scholarship
Take Advantage of Phi Theta Kappa’s Scholarship...
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Varies The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly selective...
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Varies The Dream.US - Opportunity Scholarship
We created our Opportunity Scholarship for undocumented students who...
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Varies The Dream.US - National Scholarship
We think of our National Scholarship as the “Pell Grant” for highly...
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$500.00 Illinois Community College Trustee Association’s Paul Simon Student Essay Contest
The Illinois Community College Trustees Association’s PAUL SIMON STUDENT...
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Varies Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) Scholarship
The DCFS Scholarship Program provides at least 53 scholarships each...
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Varies Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship
The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship is designed, in...
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Varies Career One Stop
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Varies Chegg Scholarships
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Varies COLLEGE STUDENT PRE-COMMISSIONING INITIATIVE (SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM)
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Varies DePaul University
DePaul awards more than $5 million in scholarships to enrolled transfer...
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Varies Fast Web
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Varies Folds of Honor
Scholarships are used to subsidize the costs of tuition, school books,...
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Varies Illinois CPA Society
The Illinois CPA Society scholarships are funded by the CPA Endowment...
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Varies Illinois Institute of Technology
All domestic transfer students are eligible for the Transfer Tuition...
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Varies LA Tutors
We at LA Tutors are passionate about sparking the creative genius in...
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$0.00 Learn to Become.com
ollege can be expensive for anyone, but it can be especially costly for...
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Varies Loyola University Chicago
Whether you’re coming from high school, community college, or another...
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$0.00 McKendree University/Illinois Community College System Foundation (ICCSF)
ICCSF Scholarships are valued at $14,000 ($12,000 transfer scholarship/...
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Varies National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation
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Varies Northeastern IL University Transfer Scholarship
Northeastern offers various scholarships geared specifically for...
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Varies Northern Illinois University
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Varies P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship
The International Peace Scholarship Fund, established in 1949, is a...
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Varies Scholarships and Financial Aid for Military and Veterans
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$0.00 Scholarships for Military Families
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Varies Scholarships for undocumented students
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Varies Scholarships.com
Whether you’re a high school student, college student, nontraditional or...
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Varies UNCF
UNCF has helped more than 445,000 students graduate from college.
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$0.00 University of St. Francis
The University of St. Francis is committed to making quality, private...
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Varies Varsity Tutors
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Varies Western Michigan University
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