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Walter K. Raczynski Family Scholarship

Updated: Oct 21, 2021

To provide four-year scholarships to high school graduating seniors planning to major in medical sciences.

Applicants must:

- Be a graduating high school senior residing in Winnebago or Boone County;

- Have maintained a GPA of 3.0 on a four-point scale or higher; and

- Plan to pursue a degree in medical sciences.

Reviewers will consider the applicant's financial need, school activities and awards, and other scholarships that the applicant has received or to which they have applied. The scholarship is renewable for three years as long as the student maintains full-time enrollment and a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a four-point scale.

Learn more about the Walter K. Raczynski Family 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

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL at

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