Early Childhood Educators Scholarship

Updated: Oct 22, 2020

To recognize the contributions of Diane Stout in the area of early childhood education and to provide education resources to students who are pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood or a childcare director qualification.


Applicant must:

- Be pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in early childhood education or a childcare director qualification. 

Past recipients may re-apply.


Learn more about the Early Childhood Educators 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.


Photo of Diane Stout and logo for the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois