Illinois saint andrew society Scholarship 

The CHICAGO SCOTS are proud to sponsor the Illinois Saint Andrew Society scholarship program The purpose of this Scholarship Fund is to assist in defraying the cost of a student's study at a college or university within the United States. 

eligibility

At least a graduating senior in high school with an acceptance and intention to attend a college or university within the United States. 

selection criteria

  • Scholastic achievement

  • Potential for future activities that would make a contribution to the CHICAGO SCOTS, our Scottish Home, Caledonian House, and the Scottish American Community

  • Preference will be given to applicants who reside within 100 miles of the greater Chicago area

  • Preference will be given to members of the CHICAGO SCOTS, their children and grandchildren

To be considered please fill out the application below:

PLEASE NOTE: Applications must be received by June 1, 2017. You must email or mail the following:

  • Your most recent school transcript and activities report from High School or University
  • A recommendation from a college or high school teacher or administrator
  • A personal recommendation
  • Please include a cover letter detailing your academic and personal goals

Please send completed application and required materials via email or mail:

Kristen Burnett

Illinois Saint Andrew Society

2800 Des Plaines Ave.

North Riverside, IL 60546

kristenburnett@chicagoscots.org

For further information you may also call 708.426.7127 or email kristenburnett@chicagoscots.org

PLEASE NOTE: A committee interview with the finalists is expected before the scholarship is awarded. All decisions will be made by the Illinois Saint Andrew Scholarship Committee. All grantees will be notified with six months of receipt of their completed application. Any application missing required documents will not be considered.