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PSA: Scholarships for Kendall and Grundy County Residents

February 8, 2024
Public Service Announcement

 Date 02.08.2024     Contact: Arissa Hunt

Scholarships For Kendall and Grundy County Residents


The Kendall County Health Department is pleased to make available the Kendall-Grundy Community Services Scholarship. These scholarships provide financial assistance to eligible individuals for education or occupational training at an accredited Illinois educational institution. Applications for 2024 will be available through April 19, 2024.

Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria when applying for the Scholarship:

  • Applicant(s) must be income eligible under DCEO/CSBG income eligibility guidelines. (See chart below)

Household Size

Annual Gross Income

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For each additional household member, add $10,760.00

  • Applicant(s) must be a resident of Kendall County or Grundy County.
  • Funds must be used to secure formal or occupational training at an education institution accredited in the State of Illinois.
  • Applicant(s) must be pursing short-term training (2 years or less) in occupational training, general post-secondary education or in exceptional circumstances consideration will be given to applicants for general education.
  • Applicant(s) must have demonstrated positive community/school involvement.
  • Scholarship funds may be used for books, tuition, fees, etc.

Applications will be evaluated on the basis of financial eligibility, scholarship potential, commitment to civic affairs, career goals and personal interviews. The deadline for applications to be received is April 19, 2024.

Applications are available from High School Guidance Counselors or by visiting the Kendall County Health Department, 811 W. John St., Yorkville, IL 60560.  For more information, please call (630) 553-8051.


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