Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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2017 Scholarship Program

The Community Foundation 2017 Scholarship Program offers scholarships to students who will attend an accredited institution of higher education on a full-time basis during the 2017-2018 academic year (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018).

 

When will I be notified if I received a scholarship?

All applicants of the 2017 program will be notified by Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Scholarship Update Form

An update form will be e-mailed to all scholarship applicants in April. If any information from your submitted application has changed (college choice, field of study, major, e-mail address, etc.), you must complete the update form to let us know of these changes.

Scholarship Guide

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.

Scholarship Program Guide

Scholarship Application Supporting Documents

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.

Scholarship Supporting Documents

Scholarship Application

The application period of November 21, 2016 to February 6, 2017 at 4 PM has passed.  Late applications will not be accepted.

 

Applicant Checklist

Once you have submitted your application, you will be able to track the documents we have received by referring to the checklist.

Applicant Checklist

Scholarship Evaluation

A minimum of TWO and no more than four evaluations or letters of recommendation must be received in the Community Foundation office no later than Monday, February 6, 2017 by 4:00 P.M. CST.

Please click on one of the following buttons to obtain either a web-based evaluation form or a PDF evaluation form.

Web-Based Evaluation Form                PDF Evaluation Form

Letter of Recommendation – Submit by e-mail to scholarship@cffrv.org or by mail/in person (see Scholarship Contact section for addresses).

More information can be found in the Scholarship Application Supporting Documents and the FAFSA/SAR Information page.

Scholarship E-Mails

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 scholarship@cffrv.org and scholarship@communityfoundationfrv.org to you 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.
Scholarship Contact

Address for submitting PDF Evaluation Form/Letter of Recommendation or SAR Document by mail:

Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
111 W Downer Pl, Ste. 312
Aurora, IL 60506

Address for submitting PDF Evaluation Form/Letter of Recommendation or SAR Document in person:

Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
111 W Downer Pl, Ste. 312
Aurora, IL 60506

Or

Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
127 S. First St, Ste. 215
Geneva, IL 60134

Questions or Concerns

Please feel free to contact our Scholarship Team at scholarship@cffrv.org or (630)896-7800 if you have any questions or concerns.

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(630) 896-7800

info@CommunityFoundationFRV.org