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Northwestern Illinois Building Trades Blais Family Scholarship

Updated: Jan 5

Supporting students who value the trades and union labor movement.

Applicants must:

- Be graduating high school seniors; and

- Be children or stepchildren of members of the Northwestern Illinois Building Trades and Construction Council.


Academic performance will given high priority in the selection process.

Participation in extracurricular and community service activities will also be considered.

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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