West Gateway Coalition Scholarship

To provide resources for post-secondary or vocational education for students residing within the boundaries of the West Gateway Coalition (WGC).


Applicant must:

- Reside within the West Gateway Coalition (WGC) boundaries, currently defined as Kilburn Avenue, Pierpont Avenue, Preston Street, and Auburn Street.

- Have a current unweighted GPA of 2.0/4.0. Preference will be given to students with lower GPAs.

- Preference will be given to applicants who provide a reference from a current member of the WGC Board of Directors that discusses the applicants' participation in WGC activities.


Learn more about the West Gateway Coalition 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 www.cfnil.org/scholarships


Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL at scholarships@cfnil.org