Scholarship & Grant Opportunities
As Elkdom approaches its 150th Anniversary, our Elk family has hung a big WELCOME sign for a class of new scholars. The following are Scholarships and Grants currently open or soon to open for application. Do you know someone who qualifies and might be interested? Please pass this on.
Questions? Email Scholarship@elks.org or call (773) 755-4732.
ENF Legacy Awards – 300 up to $4,000 each
Open now through February 2, 2018:
300 college scholarships of up to $4,000 each to a child, grandchild or ward of an Elks member are offered through the Elks National Foundation. Do you know a high school senior who is the child or grandchild of a current Elk member? Please pass this information on to them.
$500 – $2,000 CHEA Vocational Grant Award
Apply 3 to 6 months prior to the commencement of course.
$500 to $2,000 Vocational Grant Award is for one academic year, with an option to renew for one additional academic year. This Grant is for a two-year or less vocational/technical program culminating in a terminal Associate degree, diploma or certificate, but less than a baccalaureate program (Bachelor’s degree).
Examples of courses are: 6 month Police Academy, 13 month Cosmetology, 3 month Electrical Lineman, 13 month Veterinary Technology, and 2 year Fire Science
To apply: https://chea-elks.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/VocationalApplication1.pdf
$1,000 to $3,000 CHEA Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
Applications available November 15th; open February 1st 2018
20-30 Undergraduate Scholarships of $1,000 to $3,000 each for Students with Disabilities offered through California-Hawaii Major Project, Inc. Scholarship amount offered is normally $1,000 for community colleges or vocational schools and $3,000 for four-year colleges. Scholarship recipients may reapply each year. If qualified, students can receive up to a total of four years of assistance.
More information is available at: https://chea-elks.org/youth-activities/scholarships