2022 Cook County Scholarships
Cook County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 44% of Cook County residents in Illinois over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 86% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.
It’s clear that Cook County residents in Illinois will continue to need help paying for college. 152,124 men and 147,833 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 127,940 men 165,958 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Cook County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Cook County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Cook County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Cook County residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Cook County residents?
There are 458 scholarships totaling $1,781,697.00 available to Cook County residents. You can easily browse through all 458 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for college students in Cook County?
458 scholarships worth $1,781,697.00 are available for college students in Cook County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Cook County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Cook for more options.
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Cook County?
458 scholarships totaling $1,781,697.00 are available for high school seniors in Cook County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of Cook County to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for Cook County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Cook County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.