Nationally-Competitive Scholarship Application Processes

If you are considering applying for any nationally competitive scholarships, you may want to seek advice from our office regarding what the application process entails and to find out more detailed information about the actual scholarship. You will find that certain scholarships require a university nomination, which means you may not apply directly to the foundation. For advice on the application process for these selective awards and others, we suggest that you make an appointment with a scholarship advisor from the Office of Special Scholarships at 312-355-2477 or at

If you have decided to apply for one of the following scholarships, which require a university nomination or evaluation, please access the student information sheets below: