Community Action Scholarship

Updated: Oct 6, 2021

Provides a scholarship for an income-eligible person for post-secondary education.


- Must be a resident of Boone or Winnebago County

- Must be an Illinois accredited school/college and

- Must be at or below 200% of the federal poverty level

Upon review of the applications, prospective recipients will be contacted and interviewed. The scholarship is presented at our annual Installation of Officers Dinner held in June.

Scholarship application open from March 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022.

To learn more about this scholarship and access the application, please contact the Community Action Agency at 844-710-6919 or

This scholarship is administered by the Community Action Agency serving Boone and Winnebago Counties.