Scholarships for High School Students
Distinguished Scholar Award
This award is presented to district high school students who have demonstrated academic excellence. It can be used for in-district tuition, college activities fee, technology fee, and student ID fee at Moraine Valley.
Amount: In-district tuition, college activities fee, technology fee, student ID fee
Eligibility: Must be resident of Moraine Valley district and graduate with cumulative class rank in top 10 percent of high school graduating class at the end of the seventh or eighth semester.
Applications Available: Year-round
Location: High school counseling offices
More Information: Financial Aid Office (708) 974-5726
Jim and Terry Douglas Memorial Scholarship
Established by Phil and Kathy Foster in memory of Jim and Terry Douglas, this scholarship will benefit students enrolled at or planning to attend Moraine Valley Community College. This scholarship can be used towards tuition, fees and/or textbooks purchased at MVCC Bookstore for the semester in which the award was received.
Eligibility: Must be a high school senior planning to attend Moraine Valley Community College or current student, plan to or currently utilize Moraine Valley’s Center for Disability Services, maintain a 2.5 GPA , carry a minimum of six credit hours at Moraine Valley during the semester in which the award is received and demonstrate financial need
Essay: General Essay
Applications Available: Starting fall 2013 semester for next academic year (fall 2014)
More Information: Foundation Office (708) 974-5740
For informational purposes only and should not be regarded as an irrevocable contract between the student and the college. Moraine Valley Community College reserves the right to change, without notice, scholarship eligibility requirements, award amounts, deadlines, application materials, and other matters within its control.
It is the policy of Moraine Valley Community College not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, creed, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, arrest record, military status or unfavorable military discharge, citizenship status or other legally protected characteristics or conduct in its educational programs, activities or employment practices.