Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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2018 Scholarship Program

The Community Foundation 2018 Scholarship Program offers scholarships to students who will attend an accredited institution of higher education on a full-time basis during the 2018-2019 academic year (July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019).

Applications for the 2018 Scholarship Program will be available starting November 20, 2017. The deadline for submission of a completed application will be February 5, 2018 by 4:00 PM CST.

Detailed information about the variety of scholarships we offer is available in our 2017 Scholarship Program Guide. Please review the information before filling out a Scholarship Application.

NOTE: An updated Scholarship Program Guide will be available at the beginning of November.

Detailed information about the required supporting documents for the Scholarship Application is available for your viewing. Please review this information before filling out a Scholarship Application and save/print the document so you may refer back to it easily at a later time.

The majority of scholarships offered through the Community Foundation Scholarship Program are Traditional Scholarships which require financial information to be submitted. We accept your Student Aid Report (SAR) or FAFSA Confirmation Page E-mail. If you are interested in Financial Aid for the 2018-2019 academic year, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available starting October 1, 2017 at

Please Note: Some e-mails from the CF Scholarship Program will be sent via MailChimp. Please take note of the following to make sure you do not miss any important e-mails from the CF Scholarship Program:

  • Add and to your address book.
  • Check your inbox and spam/junk box daily.
  • If you use AOL, Yahoo, or Hotmail – sometimes delivery can take up to 24 hours.
  • Review your whitelisting information to make sure our e-mails are not being blocked.
  • Do not use a school given e-mail address (

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