Morton College offers prospective and current students the opportunity to apply for scholarships that can help them make progress toward their educational goals.
There are many scholarships available but each have specific requirements. Applicants are urged to research scholarships requirements thoroughly.
For information on specific scholarships, visit the Financial Aid Office or call (708) 656-8000 Ext. 2428.
The Cooke Foundation’s scholarship, the largest private scholarship for community college transfer students in the country, awards a maximum of $40,000 per year to top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor's degrees.
U.S. citizenship not required. Students are only eligible if they will transfer and begin studies in Fall 2018.
For more information, visit the undergraduate transfer scholarship website.
The deadline to submit all application materials is October 24, 2017.
Central Infusion Alliance (CIA) Scholarship
The annual Central Infusion Alliance (CIA) scholarship awards $1000 to a qualified student who submits a completed application including a Student Statement that tells the story of how a healthcare worker has made a difference in the life of the student or a loved-one.
To view complete information and complete the application, visit the CIA Scholarship 2018 website.
Submissions for the 2018 scholarship must be processed by June 1, 2018.
The IAAP scholarship provides educational assistance to a student seeking a career in the aggregate industry.
For more information, download the Scholarship Description and Application.
All applications must be received on or before January 12, 2018.
The scholarship provides financial aid to a woman who is returning to school or continuing her undergraduate education to become more self-sufficient.
For complete information, download the scholarship application (PDF).
All applications must be submitted by November 20, 2017.
Alert1, a leader in medical alerts, is offering a $250 scholarship to a student attending an accredited U.S. college or university whose career goals include improving senior care.
To learn more and apply, visit the Alert1 website.
The Morton College Academic Excellence Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who
reside in Community College District 527. Applicants must demonstrate outstanding academic
The award covers the cost of all tuition and fees for up to 30 semester hours of college
credits per year at the in-district tuition rate and is renewable.
The deadline for the 2017-2018 Academic Excellence Scholarship will be announced soon.
As the nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, the Fund has awarded over $470 million in scholarships and provides a range of ancillary programs for students, HSF Scholars, Alumni, and parents.
For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, visit the HSF website.
To apply for funds, complete the HSF's online application.
Please visit the websites below for additional scholarship opportunities.
Big Future - Pay for College
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
Federal Student Aid - Avoid Scams While Searching for Scholarships
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Scholarships
Illinois Dream Fund
Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Illinois Student Assistance Commission - Scholarships
Northern Illinois University Scholarship Programs
Merit Scholarship (PDF) O'Brien Vrba Scholarship for Undergraduates Application (PDF) O'Brien Vrba Scholarship for Graduate Students Application (PDF)
United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI)
What's Next Illinois - Scholarship Finder