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Catalyst Grant Scholarship and Emergency Aid
Deadline to apply: December 18, 2020 3:00 pm CT

You have goals for life after high school—and financial hurdles shouldn’t stand in your way. You’ve got a vision, and we want to help you realize it.

The Catalyst Grant Scholarship and Emergency Aid programs have been established to provide a financial boost to Class of 2020 graduating students in selected Chicago Public School high schools who plan to continue their education in college.

Click on the links below to check eligibility requirements for this year’s program and apply once the application period is open.

 

Catalyst Grant Scholarship

Catalyst Grant Scholarship Application: Opens August 3, 2020.
Deadline to Apply: 3:00 PM Central Time on August 17, 2020

Emergency Aid

Emergency Aid Application: Opens September 1, 2020.
Deadline to Apply: 3:00 PM Central Time on December 18, 2020
**2nd Semester Emergency Aid scheduled to Open January 2021

This program is administered by Scholarship America®. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.