UIC Ida B Wells Scholarship Fund

The Ida B. Wells Scholarship Fund has been created to help offset college costs for students matriculating from 20 partner Chicago high schools in underserved communities whose enrollment is more than 95% African American. The scholarship will help the selected students cover housing and educational costs.
Eligibility
    • Be admitted and enrolled full-time at the University of Illinois Chicago (entering
    • freshmen only).
    • Graduate rank within the top 4% of our partnership high schools.
    • Open to all related majors with UICs 15 colleges.
    • Able to demonstrate leadership skills and proof of community service projects.
    • Deadline: Once a year.
    • Learn more here