Our Opportunities

  • 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.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,085.00 International Air Cargo Association of Chicago Scholarship
• GPA of 3.0 in Supply Chain Management 101 • Student must be enrolled in one or more of the following courses: (Continuing Education courses are...
• GPA of 3.0 in Supply Chain Management 101 • Student must be enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,085.00
Ended
$500.00 James Brown Memorial Honors Scholarship
Honors – Awarded to an Honors Program student at Harper College. To apply for this scholarship, you will need to write a letter to the Honors...
Honors – Awarded to an Honors Program student at Harper College. To...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,630.00 Jean B. Chapman International Student Scholarship Fund
International Students- Awarded to a full-time Harper College student with a 3.5 GPA. The student must have a valid and current I-20 form...
International Students- Awarded to a full-time Harper College student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,630.00
Ended
$500 - $1,000 for 6 to 9 students Manufacturing Student Scholarship Application
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 - $1,000 for 6 to 9 students
Ended
Up to $2,265 Nils Andrew Johnson Memorial Culinary Arts Scholarship
Hospitality/Culinary – Awarded to a currently enrolled Harper student or a student with a high school diploma or GED planning to enter Harper...
Hospitality/Culinary – Awarded to a currently enrolled Harper student or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,265
Ended
$1,930.00 Patrick Botterman Scholarship for Student Leadership
Student Leader – Awarded to a student who has demonstrated a commitment to and who has exhibited leadership in a club, program or activity while...
Student Leader – Awarded to a student who has demonstrated a commitment...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,930.00
Ended
$1,890.00 Phillip P. and Glenda F. Nuccio Memorial Scholarship
Deaf and Hard of Hearing – Awarded to a current Harper College student with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing and...
Deaf and Hard of Hearing – Awarded to a current Harper College student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,890.00
Ended
$1,570.00 Planetary Studies Foundation Endowment
Science – Awarded to a Harper College student enrolled in Physical Science. You MUST be enrolled at Harper College the semester in which you will...
Science – Awarded to a Harper College student enrolled in Physical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,570.00
Ended
$495.00 Robert R. Randall Endowment Scholarship
Full-time Sophomore Business Major. GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preferably a student who has taken a class in Commercial Credit. You MUST be enrolled at...
Full-time Sophomore Business Major. GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preferably a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $495.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Robert Zilkowski Family - Women in Management Scholarship
Business Management – Awarded to a female student with 30 credit hours, 3.0 GPA or better who has taken or who will be taking introductory courses...
Business Management – Awarded to a female student with 30 credit hours,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies (Can be awarded for 3 credit hours to 15 credit hours a semsester with book stipend). Rotary Club of Schaumburg/Hoffman Estates Fishing Well Scholarship
Available to full or part time adult students (24 years or older). This scholarship is open to students, who reside or work in Schaumburg...
Available to full or part time adult students (24 years or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies (Can be awarded for 3 credit hours to 15 credit hours a semsester with book stipend).
Ended
$1,725.00 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...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,725.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Scholarship for Single Mothers in Health Care or Technology
Scholarship for single parent, females that graduated high school in the last 15 years. Must be enrolled in a health career or technology career...
Scholarship for single parent, females that graduated high school in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Up to $3,590 Student Leader Endowed Scholarship
Leadership – Awarded to a Harper College student in their second year (3rd and/or 4th semester) of study who has demonstrated commitment to a club...
Leadership – Awarded to a Harper College student in their second year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $3,590
Ended
$445.00 Thomas E. Irwin Chemistry Scholarship
Chemistry – Awarded to a Harper College student with a 3.0 GPA or above who will pursue Chemistry as their field of study and who demonstrates...
Chemistry – Awarded to a Harper College student with a 3.0 GPA or above...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $445.00
Ended
$810.00 Thompson-Holton Endowed Scholarship
ADS – Awarded to a current Harper College student with a disability in the Fall semester (students who are not utilizing Access & Disability...
ADS – Awarded to a current Harper College student with a disability in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $810.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Vistex Scholarship
Web Development Degree or Information Systems Degree (focus on Database Management, Management Information Systems or Software Development). The...
Web Development Degree or Information Systems Degree (focus on Database...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$6,965.00 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...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $6,965.00
Ended
$5,000 Motorola Solutions Foundation Award for Excellence
Awarded to a Harper College student with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher who has proven achievements in community service and leadership, and...
Awarded to a Harper College student with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$500 - $1,000 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,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
Ended
$150.00 Joan R. Young Scholarship
Open to full and part-time Harper College employees returning to college. Must enroll in a credit associate degree program, certificate program,...
Open to full and part-time Harper College employees returning to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Henry Meier Scholarship
German Student Scholarship. Must be: Resident of Harper College’s District Citizen of the United States or eligible non-citizen Full-time...
German Student Scholarship. Must be: Resident of Harper College’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Drs. Robert H. and C. Jayne Wilcox Otter Chemistry Endowed Scholarship
Chemistry – Awarded to a current student who has completed or is in the process of completing at least one chemistry class (excluding Independent...
Chemistry – Awarded to a current student who has completed or is in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,910.00 John Louis Papandrea Liberal Arts Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will go towards your transfer school in the Fall semester. Must live in the Harper district. Must be currently enrolled at...
This scholarship will go towards your transfer school in the Fall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,910.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Donna Penkava Grzegorek Dental Hygiene Endowed Scholarship
Dental Hygiene students in the second year of the program at Harper College. Demonstrate excellent achievements in current or prior community...
Dental Hygiene students in the second year of the program at Harper...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 - $1,700 James F. & Valerie D. Arnesen Biology Endowment Scholarship
Biology – Awarded to a new or current Harper college student with a 3.5 GPA or above who is enrolled or planning on being enrolled as a full-time...
Biology – Awarded to a new or current Harper college student with a 3.5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 - $1,700
Ended