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Scholarships for Income-Eligible Students for Year 2023

The Will County Center for Community Concerns is offering a limited number of $1,000 scholarships to income-eligible residents of Will County. Scholarship funding is provided by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Community Service Block Grant.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must reside in Will County, meet income guidelines, provide the requested information on the application and attend an accredited institution of higher education during the 2023 calendar year.

Applications will be available Tuesday January 17, 2023 at 2455 Glenwood Ave, Joliet and online on our scholarship page.

Completed applications must be returned by close of business Monday February 27, 2023 (3:30 pm). Incomplete applications or applications received after the deadline will not be considered for award.

For further information, questions or to receive an application by email, please contact at Belithia Johnson (815) 722-0722 ext. 2209 or