Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation Scholarship
These $500 to $3,000 scholarships are available to students living in Cook County and enrolled in a long distance degree, diploma or certificate program. Approved programs must meet CCHE’s minimum credit/hour load of 14 credits or 40 hours total. The maximum cumulative amount a student can receive in their lifetime is $10,000. The Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation has granted $160,000 for scholarships over the past 5 years.
Nancy and Mike Carlson Scholarship
This scholarship fund was established in 2014 as a legacy of Mike and Nancy’s amazing work in this community, their dedication to education, and in loving memory of Nancy Carlson who passed away September 25, 2014. Scholarships up to $2,000 are available to students living in Cook County and enrolled in a long distance degree program with an education focus.
Wes Hedstrom Scholarship
This was established in 2001 in memory of Wes Hedstrom, a former CCHE Board Member and life-long advocate for education. The scholarship was created to provide new students needing that extra bit of help to make college possible. Scholarships up to $1,000 are available to students living in Cook County and enrolled at least part time in a long distance education program.
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