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WCRTA - Blanche Martin Scholarship

Updated: Jan 8

Supporting students who plan to pursue a career as an elementary school teacher.

Applicant must:

-Be a current college or graduate student;

- Currently reside in Winnebago County, Illinois, or have attended a high school in Winnebago County, IL; and

- Intend to pursue a degree in elementary education.

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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