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There are 3 sources for scholarships: national groups, local groups, and universities themselves.
Most scholarships received at Fremd are listed in the Scholarship Guide (see below). paper copies of this booklet are available in the Guidance Office. We have created this section so that families can access scholarship information at any time. Any new scholarships that have arrived at Fremd are not listed in the Scholarship Guide are listed below. Please also be sure to complete the FAFSA and other college financial aid forms. There are many other types of aid available besides scholarships.
Please take time to read the Rules page in the Scholarship Guide. It will answer many of your questions.
|National Scholarships||Use any of the Scholarship Searches on our College Link page. (There are 7 searches listed)|
|Local||Applications are placed in the Scholarship Files in the Guidance Office as soon as they arrive at Fremd. This is self-service, or you may see your counselor for extra help.|
|University Scholarships||Each university has its own program that are often the best sources of scholarships. Contact the university or check their website for further information|
|Viking Booster Scholarships||Pdf version of Booster Scholarship application. This was sent in an email to all seniors.|
|D211 Foundation Scholarships||Click on the link to the left to access information about D211's Foundation Scholarships.|
Scholarships that are not included in the Scholarship Guide are listed below:
|-Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is offering scholarships to students planning on a major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, or Design (or a career in the automotive or related industries). Visit www.buickachievers.com for more information.|
-Illinois Dollars for Scholars is sponsoring an essay contest for each of the Congressional Districts. Nominees who have made a significant difference in volunteerism and community service will be considered. Visit www.illinoisdollarsforscholars.org for more information.
-U.S. Bank is giving away $1,000 scholarships in random drawings. Visit www.usbank.com to register.
|-Palatine Historical Society Scholarship Program is offering two 1-year scholarships of $1000 to high school seniors who are residents of Palatine Township. The awards are to be used to pursue post-secondary education. Applications can be found in the Scholarship Drawer.|
-Community Scholarship Program is offering $1000 scholarship to students from Barrington, Palatine, Hoffman Estates, and Fremd High School. Grades and financial need are considered. Applications can be found in the Scholarship Drawer.
|-IACAC is offering scholarships for students with strong leadership and grades. Applications can be found in the scholarship drawer.|
|-The Sheriff's Office of Cook Cunty is offering schoalrships to motivated students who are attending college in Illinois. Applications can be found at: www.cookcountysheriff.org|
-The Rabine Group is offering a $1000 scholarship for students who are in financial need, have a 3.0 GPA and are involved in community service. Application deadline is May 1. Applications are in the Scholarship Drawer.
|-The Delta Kappa Gamma Society is offering a $1500 grant to women who are interested in a career in education. Information can be found in the scholarship drawer.|