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Winnebago County Veterans Association Scholarship

Updated: Oct 1, 2021

To provide educational resources for high school graduating seniors that are related to a United States Military Veteran.

Applicant must:

- Be a resident of Winnebago County;

- Be a graduating high school senior;

- Have a cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.5/4.0;

- Be related to an Honorably Discharged Veteran, National Guard Reservist, US Army Reserve, or a current active-duty servicemember. For the purposes of this scholarship, relative is defined as parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, or sibling. Applicant must provide a copy of the servicemember's DD-214 or current military ID.

Learn more about the Winnebago County Veterans Association 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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