Illinois Heartland Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association

Illinois Heartland Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association is offering a $2,000 scholarship through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund.  To be eligible for consideration, candidates must be women who are U.S. citizens and residents of Mclean or Woodford County, Illinoi, have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale, and are attending or have been accepted at an accredited U.S. college or university authorized to confer a minimum of a baccalaureate degree.  Application deadline is March 31.  Apply here.

Swiss Benevolent Society Scholarship

This tuition only scholarship, ranging from $750 to $2,500, is presented to students who either a Swiss national or of Swiss descent (with documents of proof) who have a minimum ACT composite score of 26.  An application, essay, and Swiss descent documentation forms are required.  Information and application are available at  Deadline is in March.

State Farm Holiday Classic Scholarship

Classic Tournament, Inc. is offering four scholarships to student-athletes ranging from $500 to $1,000.  Student-athletes who participated in the tournament may apply by completing an application, submitting an essay, their transcript, and a letter from their basketball coach verifying that they have or will earn a varsity letter in basketball.  Information and applications are available at  Deadline is in March.

Kathryn G. Hansen Scholarship Competition

The University of Illinois Secretariat offers a $500 scholarship to students intending to pursue higher education in the office professional, secretarial, or business-related fields.  Students will submit an application, an essay, transcript, and two letters of recommendation.  Deadline is March 8.  Apply at