2020 DePaul University Scholarships

DePaul University net price is at $28,434.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of DePaul University. DePaul University awards an average of $23,332.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, DePaul University students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Chicago, then those costs could be even higher.

95% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $20,387.00. Furthermore, 29% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,511.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to DePaul University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by DePaul University while others are open to DePaul University students, though not exclusive to DePaul University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for DePaul University students?

There are 16 scholarships totaling $80,468.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 16 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for DePaul University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the DePaul University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include DePaul University study abroad scholarships, DePaul University transfer scholarships, and DePaul University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for DePaul University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward DePaul University study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to DePaul University transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to DePaul University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. DePaul University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for DePaul University transfer scholarships.

Are these DePaul University scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Higher Education License Plate Program (HELP)

Sponsor by Illinois Student Assistance Commission Location 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

Applicant must attend a participating school in Illinois. Financial need and FAFSA required.

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- October 1 Apply Now

Grant Program for Descendants of Police, Fire, or Correctional Officers

Sponsor by Illinois Student Assistance Commission Location 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

Applicant must be the descendant of a police, fire, or correctional officer killed or disabled in the line of duty and attend an approved Illinois school.

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- October 1 Apply Now

AMVETS Post #100 Scholarship

Sponsor by AMVETS, Illinois Department

Applicant must be a single Illinois resident attending school in Illinois who is the child of a veteran. ACT scores, transcripts, rank in class, and tax forms are required to be submitted.

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$500.00 March 1 Apply Now

Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by AMVETS, Illinois Department

Applicant must be an Illinois resident attending school in Illinois, be single, be the child of a veteran, and submit ACT scores, transcripts, rank in class, and tax forms.

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$500.00 April 1 Apply Now

MillerCoors Chicagoland Scholarship

Sponsor by Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund Location Highpoint Towers, San Antonio, TX

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen of hispanic descent who is a junior or senior college student at a Chicago university (preference given to University of Illinois at Chicago, DePaul University, Northeastern Illinois University, or Loyola University Chicago). Minimum 3.0 GPA, full-time enrollment status, and two letters of recommendation required. Preference...

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$3,000.00 May 30 Apply Now

Presidential Scholarship

Sponsor by DePaul University Location 1 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is among the most academically qualified admitted student.

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$17,000.00 November 15 (priority) Apply Now

Deans' Scholarship

Sponsor by DePaul University Location 1 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who demonstrates an exceptional level of achievement as measured by outstanding academic performance.

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$14,500.00 November 15 (priority) Apply Now

DePaul Scholars' Award

Sponsor by DePaul University Location 1 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student with strong academic credentials.

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$13,500.00 November 15 (priority) Apply Now

Transfer Scholarship

Sponsor by DePaul University Location 1 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL

Applicant must be a transfer student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and have completed at least 15 semester (22 quarter) hours at the time of admission and 30 semester (44 quarter) hours of college credit at the time of enrollment.

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$3,000.00 Apply Now

St. Vincent de Paul Scholarship

Sponsor by DePaul University Location 1 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who performed well in high school and has strong academic credentials.

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$11,000.00 November 15 (priority) Apply Now

Merit Recognition Scholarship

Sponsor by Illinois Student Assistance Commission Location 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and a resident of Illinois who ranks in the top 5% of their class at the end of the seventh semester. Applicant must attend an approved Illinois post-secondary institution as an undergraduate on at least a part-time basis, comply with Selective Service...

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- October 1 Apply Now

Illinois Future Teacher Corps Scholarship

Sponsor by Illinois Student Assistance Commission Location 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and a legal resident of Illinois. Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment on at least a part-time basis as an undergraduate in a qualified teacher education program at an approved Illinois institution in a teacher shortage discipline. Preference is given...

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$10,000.00 March 1 Apply Now

Monetary Award

Sponsor by Illinois Student Assistance Commission Location 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

Applicant must be an Illinois resident who is attending an Illinois school. FAFSA and financial need are required.

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$4,968.00 October 1 Apply Now