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Ernest A. Schlichting Scholarship

Supporting Harlem High School graduates entering the skilled trades.

Applicant must:

- Be a graduate of or a graduating high school senior at Harlem High School; and

- Intend to enroll in a vocational or skilled trades program in the upcoming school year.

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

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL at


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