• Thank you for visiting the Harper College Scholarship Application Tool! If you have never accessed this system, click on Sign Up to create an account and begin accessing the system. If you have already created an account please click on Sign In and enter your preferred email address and the password you chose when creating your account. In order to apply for scholarships you need an application on file at Harper.

  • Complete the General Application. By completing the General Application, you will be recommended opportunities for which you may apply based on your answers to the questions on the General Application.

  • There are other opportunities for which you may qualify once your General Application is submitted. These are called Automatch opportunities and you do not need to take any additional steps to apply once your General Application is submitted.

  • If you are awarded a scholarship at any time, you will be notified via email and through a notification which you can view on the Applications page of this Scholarship Application Tool.

  • Listed below are all Harper College scholarships. If you have completed your General Application, you may be already automatically considered for some of these. The listing also includes scholarships for which you may be eligible. Click Apply to answer questions specific to each recommended scholarship, then click Finish and Submit. After completing the scholarship-specific application(s), you will be able to view your Active applications for scholarships on the Applications page.

  • Keep in mind that scholarships opportunities may be available throughout the academic year. Please continue to check your Recommended Opportunities for updated information.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Audrey Howard Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time Harper College student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who is a participant in the Harper Pride Club and who has demonstrated...
Awarded to a full-time Harper College student with a GPA of 3.0 or...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 10/01/2016
  • Award: $500.00
3 10/01/2016 $500.00 None
Catherine Brod Endowed Speech and Theatre Scholarship
Speech – Awarded to a student in Theatre or Speech. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive this award or you...
Speech – Awarded to a student in Theatre or Speech. You MUST be enrolled...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/01/2016
  • Award: $590.00
1 10/01/2016 $590.00 None
Linda J. Lang Endowed Speech Team Scholarship
Speech – Awarded to new or returning students to Harper College. Student must be a member of the Speech Team in good standing and must be enrolled...
Speech – Awarded to new or returning students to Harper College. ...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/01/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 10/01/2016 Varies None
Roy G. Kearns Memorial Scholarship
The Roy G. Kearns Scholarship is awarded to a current full-time Harper College student who has completed 24 hours of course works at Harper...
The Roy G. Kearns Scholarship is awarded to a current full-time Harper...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: 10/01/2016
  • Award: $1,645.00
4 10/01/2016 $1,645.00 None
David K. Hill Memorial Scholarship
Math/Science – Awarded to a full or part-time student at Harper College with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher who is currently enrolled in a...
Math/Science – Awarded to a full or part-time student at Harper College...
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: $6,565.00
7 10/03/2016 $6,565.00 None
Harper Employee Transfer Scholarship
Awarded to a dependent of a current Harper College employee (son, daughter, wife, husband) who is graduating from Harper College in May and will be...
Awarded to a dependent of a current Harper College employee (son,...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: Varies
5 10/03/2016 Varies None
Jackie Bukacek Endowment Scholarship for Students in the Arts
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in art courses at Harper...
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: $875.00
1 10/03/2016 $875.00 None
Mary Applegate Endowed Scholarship
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in visual art courses at...
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: $710.00
2 10/03/2016 $710.00 None
Radiologic Technology Scholarship for Working Students
Student must be working either full or part-time while enrolled in Radiologic technology program at Harper. Maintain a 2.5 GPA. You MUST be...
Student must be working either full or part-time while enrolled in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 10/03/2016 Varies None
Sunderbruch Speech and Debate Scholarship
Speech – Awarded to a high school student of traditional age, intending to enroll at Harper College full-time (minimum of 12 hours per semester)...
Speech – Awarded to a high school student of traditional age, intending...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: 10/03/2016
  • Award: $1,615.00
4 10/03/2016 $1,615.00 None
Karen Malec Memorial Scholarship
Health Careers- Awarded to a student enrolled in a Health Careers Program. Student must demonstrate financial need in a 300 word essay. ...
Health Careers- Awarded to a student enrolled in a Health Careers...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 11/01/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 11/01/2016 $500.00 None
One Million Degrees
If you are a student in One Million Degrees, please fill out this application.
If you are a student in One Million Degrees, please fill out this...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: 12/31/2016
  • Award: Varies
5 12/31/2016 Varies None
100 Influential Women
Women’s Program – Awarded to students who are participants in The Rita and John Canning Women’s Program at Harper College. If you have questions...
Women’s Program – Awarded to students who are participants in The Rita...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Alexian Brothers Health Systems Nursing Scholarship
Nursing – Awarded to a student from an underrepresented group with bilingual fluency who is enrolled in the Harper College nursing program....
Nursing – Awarded to a student from an underrepresented group with...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Anna H. Harshbarger Scholarship
Nursing – Awarded to a student who is a single parent, who will be enrolled in his or her 2nd year at Harper College this Fall who is focusing...
Nursing – Awarded to a student who is a single parent, who will be...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 $1,000.00 None
Barbara and Bill Williams Memorial Art Scholarship
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in art courses at Harper...
Art – Awarded to a new or returning art student who is enrolled in or...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Betty and Matt Cockrell Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to a student who enrolled at Harper College who is employed part-time or full-time in a business or organization located within the...
Awarded to a student who enrolled at Harper College who is employed...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
Carol A. Zack Memorial Fine Arts Scholarship
Art – Awarded to a new or returning Art, Music or Theatre student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in art...
Art – Awarded to a new or returning Art, Music or Theatre student who is...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
3 Varies None
Carolyn Moats Endowed Scholarship for Nursing Students
Nursing – Awarded to a non-traditional student (25 years or older) currently enrolled in, or accepted to be enrolled in the Nursing program at...
Nursing – Awarded to a non-traditional student (25 years or older)...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
2 $500.00 None
Cheryl M. Dwyer Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Sonography – Awarded to a Sophomore at Harper College in the Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography Technology Program. (A sophomore student is considered...
Sonography – Awarded to a Sophomore at Harper College in the Diagnostic...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
4 Varies None
Delanois Family Endowed Scholarship
To be awarded to an underrepresented student You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive this award or you will...
To be awarded to an underrepresented student You MUST be enrolled at...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Donna Penkava Grzegorek Dental Hygiene Endowed Scholarship
Dental Hygiene students at Harper College. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate excellence achievements in current or prior community...
Dental Hygiene students at Harper College. Must have a minimum GPA of...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 $1,000.00 None
Dr. Scholl Foundation Scholarship for Nursing
Nursing – Awarded to a student enrolled in a nursing certificate or degree program at Harper College. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the...
Nursing – Awarded to a student enrolled in a nursing certificate or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 None
Drs. Shirley and Lester Lansky Endowed Scholarship for Health Careers and Science
Women’s Program – Awarded to a student who is a current participant or has been a recent participant (within the past 24 months) in the Rita and...
Women’s Program – Awarded to a student who is a current participant or...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
Education to Careers Scholarship
Awarded to an incoming Harper College student who was enrolled in academic courses in high school required for college admission and courses with...
Awarded to an incoming Harper College student who was enrolled in...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
3 Varies None
Eliza Doolittle Scholarship
Awarded to a student who is new to Harper College with a grade point average from high school or the previous semester in post-secondary...
Awarded to a student who is new to Harper College with a grade point...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Elizabeth A. Troyer Memorial Endowed Scholarship
For participants in the Rita and John Canning Women’s Program at Harper College. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you...
For participants in the Rita and John Canning Women’s Program at Harper...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Elizabeth Schmik Hull
Honors – Awarded to an Honors Program student at Harper College. Student must have received a GED. If you have any questions regarding the...
Honors – Awarded to an Honors Program student at Harper College. ...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
4 Varies None
Eugenia Makowski Endowed Scholarship
Art – Awarded to a student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in art courses at Harper College and has a...
Art – Awarded to a student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
Fine Arts Scholarship
Art – Awarded to a student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling in a minimum of 6 credit hours in art courses at Harper College and has a...
Art – Awarded to a student who is enrolled in or planning on enrolling...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
4 Varies None
Future CPAs from Harper College
Accounting – Open to Harper College students who have a 3.0 GPA and plan to sit for the CPA Exam. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the...
Accounting – Open to Harper College students who have a 3.0 GPA and plan...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $455.00
1 $455.00 None
Gene & Hildegarde Evans Memorial Scholarship
Students enrolled in Harper College continuing education courses for the purpose of developing or upgrading skills needed to get or retain a job....
Students enrolled in Harper College continuing education courses for the...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
4 Varies None
George A. Kalkounos - Chicago Prime Steakhouse Endowed Scholarship
Hospitality/Culinary – Awarded to a Harper College student enrolled in his or her 2nd year of a culinary or hospitality certificate or degree...
Hospitality/Culinary – Awarded to a Harper College student enrolled in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $650.00
0 $650.00 None
Georgeanna and Gregg Mehr Endowed Scholarship for Women
Must be a participant in the Rita and John Canning Women’s Program. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive...
Must be a participant in the Rita and John Canning Women’s Program. You...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Glen Reeser Scholarship to Promote Creativity in STEM Studies
STEM – Awarded to a Harper College student with GPA of 3.0 or above, who has a major related to Science, Technology, Engineering or Math and who...
STEM – Awarded to a Harper College student with GPA of 3.0 or above, who...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,110.00
3 $1,110.00 None
Golden Corridor Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Scholarship
Manufacturing – Awarded to a new or current Harper College students enrolled in the Harper College Manufacturing Program with a 2.8 GPA or above...
Manufacturing – Awarded to a new or current Harper College students...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 $1,000.00 None
Harper College Nursing Alumni Fund for Student Success
Nursing – Awarded to a Harper College Nursing student who is currently enrolled in NUR 101 or NUR 110 OR who has completed either NUR 101 or NUR...
Nursing – Awarded to a Harper College Nursing student who is currently...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
Harper College Speech Team Alumni Scholarship
New students to Harper College who are committed to competing on the Harper College Speech Team while enrolled at the College. Grade point average...
New students to Harper College who are committed to competing on the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Harper Nursing Student Endowment Scholarship
Nursing – Awarded to a Harper College Nursing student who is currently enrolled in NUR 101 or NUR 110 OR who has completed either NUR 101 or NUR...
Nursing – Awarded to a Harper College Nursing student who is currently...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
High School Equivalency (HSE) Graduate Scholarship
GED – Awarded to a current Harper College student who has received his or her GED through Harper College and now seeking a degree or certificate at...
GED – Awarded to a current Harper College student who has received his...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $425.25
2 $425.25 None
Hohol Family Endowment
Women’s Program – Awarded to students who are current or past participants in The Rita and John Canning Women’s Program at Harper College who...
Women’s Program – Awarded to students who are current or past...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
IMA Education Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Harper College students currently enrolled in Harper’s manufacturing program. Must be a resident in the Harper College district and maintain a...
Harper College students currently enrolled in Harper’s manufacturing...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,115.00
4 $1,115.00 None
International Air Cargo Association of Chicago Scholarship
Student must maintain a GPA of 3.0. Student must be enrolled in one or more of the following courses: (Continuing Education courses are...
Student must maintain a GPA of 3.0. Student must be enrolled in one or...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Jacob and Jordan Sadoff Scholarship
Speech – Awarded to a Harper College student or recruit participating in the Harper College Speech Team. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the...
Speech – Awarded to a Harper College student or recruit participating in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
James J. McGrath Humanities Scholarship
Maintain a GPA of 3.0. Major in Humanities. Have a recommendation from Harper Faculty (Humanities Department). Transfer to a four year college with...
Maintain a GPA of 3.0. Major in Humanities. Have a recommendation from...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
3 Varies None
JBM Endowed Scholarship Fund
Major in Electronics. Must have a C average (2.0 GPA) You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive this award or...
Major in Electronics. Must have a C average (2.0 GPA) You MUST be...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Jeffery & Marcia Bowden Endowment Fund
Engineering student. Student demonstrates financial need. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive this award...
Engineering student. Student demonstrates financial need. You MUST be...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Jeffrey Przybylo Endowed Speech Team Scholarship
Speech – Awarded to a Harper College Speech student. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will receive this award or...
Speech – Awarded to a Harper College Speech student. You MUST be...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Jim McGuire Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in Business or IT/CIS courses who demonstrates financial need. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in...
Awarded to a student enrolled in Business or IT/CIS courses who...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
2 Varies None
John W. Davis Spanish Travel Scholarship
Awarded to students who will paticipate in a study abroad program to a Spanish-speaking country. You MUST be enrolledin the study aborad program...
Awarded to students who will paticipate in a study abroad program to a...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,940.00
2 $1,940.00 None