Scholarships

Beacon College School Code: FAFSA 033733

There are other sources of financial aid, independent of Beacon College, that may help pay for your undergraduate degree.  The scholarship search engines listed below will provide you a starting point.  Please keep in mind that you should not need to pay a fee to apply for a scholarship, but you do need to contact the Financial Aid Office and inform them of any outside scholarships you are awarded.

Students applying for any scholarship through the Beacon College Office of Financial Aid must complete the Scholarship Participation Agreement.

The following scholarships are available to Beacon College students and/or applicants.  Click the scholarship name for more information and links to deadlines and applications.

Scholarships for High School Students

BLM2 Scholarship FoundationThe BLM² Scholarship was founded on the belief that any motivated individual in need should have the opportunity to further his or her education.  Removing some of the financial burdens associated with college, BLM² plays a vital role in increasing college access to minorities.   All BLM² Scholars are asked to “give back“ in some capacity by community service, mentoring others or donations.

• Applicants must be permanent Illinois residents.

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Beacon’s Bright Minds Scholarships recognize and reward college-bound seniors who have a diagnosed learning difference. This scholarship is awarded to students in good academic standing who have a demonstrated interest in improving the world around them through their unique way of thinking, communicating, or overcoming obstacles. 

Students can be awarded up to $10,000 per year, up to a total of $40,000.

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Cardinal Digital Marketing logoCardinal Digital Marketing wants to guide students who are considering a future in entrepreneurship.  We are offering two outstanding student entrepreneurs per semester the opportunity to win a scholarship that will help pay for tuition expenses.

Two $500 scholarships will be awarded by Cardinal Digital Marketing leadership for the spring and fall semesters to whom we see the best fit.

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Coca-Cola Scholars FoundationThe Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.

150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.
 
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This scholarship will be awarded to promising high school seniors with disabilities who plan to attend a vocational or academic college and target a career in the technology industry. 

The scholarships are renewable – each winner who continues to meet the criteria is eligible to receive an annual award of $5,000 for up to four (4) consecutive years for a potential total $20,000 scholarship.
 
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Ronald Reagan Foundation-logoHonoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. 

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Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship. The Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Business awards at least one $1,000 Annual Scholarship per year. Students may apply for one additional year. Details and Deadlines

Gilman-McCain logoThe U.S. Department of State’s Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for undergraduate child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs.  Developed under the framework of the State Department’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, the Gilman-McCain Scholarship is open to eligible students enrolled at accredited U.S. colleges and universities who receive any type of Title IV federal financial aid.

The Gilman-McCain Scholarship recipients are awarded $5,000 to be used toward the cost of study abroad or international internship programs.
 
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Sprak DesignLogo design company Sprakdesign awards one scholarship per year to the designer whose application package most impresses them.

The amount per scholarship is $5000 USD. This scholarship is available to anyone who is currently attending college or wants to attend college in future.

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Sprak DesignLots of talented students who are good in arts and related fields are unable to pursue a career in Visual Arts due to the high cost of college education. Team Sprak Design wants to motivate all such students, who want to pursue their career in Visual Arts, to complete their studies without facing any financial problem. We provide merit scholarships to talented students to help them realize their dreams of becoming professional artists.

The amount per scholarship is $5000 USD. This scholarship is available to anyone who is currently attending college or wants to attend college in future.  There is one scholarship awarded annually.

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Scholarships For High School And Undergraduate Students

DMiller Law logoThe basis of the Community Superhero Scholarship is a record of volunteerism and community service. Applicants must demonstrate a history of making a difference in the lives of others in their community.

The Community Superhero Scholarship from D. Miller & Associates, PLLC awards a $1,500 scholarship to one deserving student who exemplifies what it means to be a hero to their community.  

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The Disabled Student Scholarship
This scholarship program is for students who have a debilitating condition(s) while continuing their education at a college institution. The condition can be any medically diagnosed impairment (physical or mental) that interferes with everyday activities and quality of life. 

The Special Education Scholarship
This scholarship program is for students who are majoring in special education. 

Both scholarships are in the amount of $500.
 
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You may be eligible for this scholarship if you're currently enrolled in an undergraduate STEM degree program or if you have a STEM degree and you're working toward a teaching certification. To be eligible, you need to meet all of the requirements listed below for your situation.
 
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund logoAs an HSF Scholar, you will have access to HSF’s invaluable Scholar Support Services and be eligible to receive a scholarship, depending on available funds.

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Today’s art students are tomorrow’s fine artists. Krylon Products Group is proud to invest in the future of art by awarding scholarships to help promising art students with rising tuition costs. Krylon Products Group Clear Choice Art Scholarships are available to high school seniors (graduating before June 30, 2021) and college freshmen and sophomore students in the U.S. and Canada. 

Five (5) $1000 non-renewable scholarships will be awarded to the top five applicants to be used towards tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required by the educational institution for the upcoming school year.

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AmbientEdgeAmbient Edge is an air conditioning, heating & plumbing company serving Las Vegas and surrounding communities in Nevada and Arizona. A large part of our work involves removing contaminants from a home’s air or its water supply—including many contaminants that are known to cause cancer.  The Ambient Edge Scholarship for Students Affected by Cancer is focused on helping high-achieving students who have dealt with—or are still dealing with—cancer in any form. 

The scholarship will grant $1,000 to one talented, hard-working student to help them reach their dreams.

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Named Beacon College Scholarships

The Philip A. Harris Scholarship was created to provide scholarship assistance for eligible students attending Beacon College.

Two $1,000 non-renewable scholarships will be awarded for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.

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 Jack Brett Scholarship Fund was created to provide scholarship aid to undergraduate students with learning and attention issues who are entering their sophomore or junior year at Beacon College. This scholarship was founded by James T. and Patricia Brett to establish a memorial to Jack and the Brett Family of Boston. 

 One $1,000 award will be made during the 2021-2022 academic year. 

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The Brian Kaminski Scholarship was created to provide scholarship assistance for eligible students attending Beacon College. All application materials must be received in the Financial Aid Office by April 30.

 1-2 ($5,000) Non-renewable scholarship will be awarded for the 2021-2022 academic year ($2,500 for Fall 2021 / $2,500 for Spring 2022). 

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The Renee Keller Scholarship was created to provide scholarship assistance for eligible students attending Beacon College. All application materials must be received in the Financial Aid Office by April 30. 

 1-10 Non-renewable scholarships will be awarded for the 2021-2022 Academic Year (up to $7,000 total). 

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Mitchell Pospyhalla Memorial Scholarship was instituted to provide scholarship assistance for rising Juniors and Seniors. All application materials must be received in the Financial Aid Office by Friday, April 30, 2021.

Two $2,000 non-renewable scholarships will be awarded for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.

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