To recognize individual achievement, support professional development and facilitate financial education, the Illinois Jump$tart Coalition is proud to provide financial support in the form of scholarships and grants for selected students, educators and institutions. In order to be considered, prospective recipients must complete and submit an application, which will be reviewed by our Board.
3 types of financial awards are available. Click on any of the images below to access details and applications.
The application deadlines for 2014 Awards are shown below.
- January 20
- March 10
- September 1
- October 20 (student and library applications only)
Note: all deadlines have passed for 2014 scholarships and grants. Applications received from this point on will be considered for 2015 awards.
When possible, awards are presented at ILJC’s quarterly Education & Networking events around the State. If you have questions about scholarship and grant opportunities, contact us.
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