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Regional Office of Education

Christopher D. Mehochko

Regional Superintendent
Morris Office: (815) 941-3247  |  Fax: (815) 942-5384
Yorkville Office: (630) 553-4168  |  Fax: (630) 553-4152

Scholarships

  • The Kendall County Association of Chiefs of Police is currently accepting applications for their annual college scholarships.  Click here for more information.
  • Illinois Sheriffs’ Association College Scholarship - Click here for the press release. The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announces that it will be awarding over $53,500 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2018-2019 academic years. The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books, and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the State of Illinois. 
  • Kendall County Association of Chiefs of Police - The Kendall County Association of Chiefs of Police scholarship funds are intended to assist students with the cost of tuition, books and fees.
  • Marianjoy Scholarship - scholarship for students with physical disablities are now available on their website:  www.marianjoy.org 
  • COWL - Conference of Women Legislators Scholarship - scholarship available to women ages 25 and older who are seeking an undergraduate degree.  
    Click here for the Application and Waiver of Confidentiality
  • State Scholarships & Grants
  • Waubonsee Community College
  • Martha Slyter Scholarship - $1,000 (1 scholarship)
    Prerequisite: Applicant must be a current high school senior and resident of Grundy County. Student must be planning to enroll in a 2- or 4-year college or university and major in elementary education. Applicant must provide two (2) letters of recommendation and high school transcript with the application. Application deadline is March 11, 2016.
  • Marquis Energy has recently developed a scholarship program for skilled trades at four community colleges. We will be awarding up to 5 scholarships.

    We have identified the following degrees or certificate programs at both Black Hawk, Black Hawk - East, Illinois Central, and Sauk that students may use the scholarship towards:

    Black Hawk College

    Engineering Technology Electrical Track (AAS)

    Gas Metal Arc Welding (Certificate)

    Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Certificate)

    Welding (Certificate)

    Black Hawk - East College

    Engineering Technology Electrical Track (AAS)

    Gas Metal Arc Welding (Certificate)

    Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Certificate)

    Welding (Certificate)

    Illinois Central College

    Industrial Electrical Technology (AAS)

    HVAC Technician (Certificate)

    HVAC/R Technology (AAS)

    Welding Specialist (Certificate)

    Welding Technology (AAS)

    Sauk Valley Community College

    Industrial Maintenance Technician (Certificate)

    Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning: Entry Level Technician (Certificate)

    Multi-craft Technology (AAS)

    Welder: Advanced (Certificate) 

    To access the scholarship application and learn more visit http://marquisenergy.com/scholarship-application/. The deadline to apply is May 18.