A bright future starts with a quality education. In 2022, Kish offered more than $575,000 in scholarship opportunities to help students overcome financial challenges and achieve academic success.


Kish Scholarships

In addition to the Kishwaukee College Foundation scholarships, the College offers several scholarship opportunities to provide financial support.

External Scholarships

Students are encouraged to check out local civic, service, and fraternal organizations for possible scholarship opportunities. 

  • Illinois Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship - will be awarding over 100 scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2023-2024 academic year — Deadline: March 15, 2023
  • ChubbyBubbyBear Scholarship is for students who strive for excellence and outstanding performance — Deadline: March 29, 2023
  • Oneita Waltenberger Scholarship provides scholarship grants for students who reside or have previously resided in DeKalb County for college and post graduate studies for careers related to the health care field — Deadline: April 1, 2023
  • Virginia Laren Nursing Scholarship is for students currently enrolled or committed to begin an accredited nursing program at any level — Deadline: April 1, 2023 
  • Nesbitt Medical Student Foundation Scholarship provides grants to medical students who are in need of financial assistance in order to continue their medical education — Deadline: June 1, 2023
  • Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs is for future entrepreneurs for the 2023-2024 school year  — Deadline: June 1, 2023
  • KOVI Fabrics Scholarship  for students interested in enrolling or existing students of any design-related fields such as textile design, interior design, and fashion design — Deadline: June 15, 2023
  • Mann Lake Beekeeping Scholarship is for undergraduate students at any accredited college or university in the United States who will be enrolled in classes in 2023. Must be enrolled in entomology program, major in agriculture & environmental sciences, or other related studies  — Deadline: December 20, 2023
  • "$$$ Isn't Everything" Scholarship is a monthly $550 scholarship meant to help reduce a little bit of financial worry for a new student or graduate each month, and to help someone get a bit of time back to focus on the important things in life Deadline: Monthly
  • Fig Tech Scholarship for Social Impact — Deadline: Rolling
  • Fig Tech Emerge scholarship — Deadline: Rolling

Scholarship Search Sites

Various internet scholarship search sites are available. NEVER pay someone for a scholarship search.

Resources for Minority Students

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