Daniel Edwards Memorial Scholarship

To provide educational resources to students from Ogle County, Illinois, pursuing a career in the skilled trades.


Applicant must:

- Be a resident of Ogle County, Illinois;

- Exhibit financial need; and

- Be pursuing a career in a skilled trade that typically does not require a bachelor's degree. Examples of careers in skilled trades include Automotive Repair, Diesel Mechanic, Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry, or Welding.


Learn more about the Daniel Edwards Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL). CFNIL's scholarship application opens December 1 and closes February 1 every year. Learn more about CFNIL's scholarship program and application process at www.cfnil.org/scholarships

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL Program Officer Ciara Stahly.