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Taus Community Endowment Scholarship

Updated: Jan 8

Supporting African American women who are involved in their community and school.

Applicants must:

- Be an African American female;

- Be a graduating high school senior;

-Currently reside in Winnebago County; and

- Be involved in her community and school.


Academic performance will be given moderate consideration in the selection process.

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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