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2021 CFC  

SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION

Since its conception in 1997, the Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc has awarded over 1 Million Dollars in Scholarships.

APPLY BELOW

Important Scholarship Information & Dates

We are offering twenty (20) scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each, totaling $100k to qualifying scholars. Scholarship dollars will only be directed to the HBCU ($2,500 per semester enrolled) on behalf of scholarship recipient to cover Tuition/Books/Fees/Board/Housing/etc. Students must submit transcripts and proof of registration for each semester and maintain a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).

  • May 24, 2021 - Scholarship Application Open

  • June 25, 2021 - Scholarship Close, Final Day To Apply

  • July 14, 2021 - Scholarship Awardees will be notified

  • July 30, 2021 - Scholarship Reception at Soldier Field

APPLICATION CHECKLIST

To successfully complete the Chicago Football Classic 2021 Scholarship Application you will need the following:

 

  • High School GPA Minimum 2.5

  • FAFSA Financial Award Letter

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

  • HBCU Acceptance Letter

  • Graduation Photo

APPLICATION DEADLINE JUNE 25, 2021 11:59PM

2021 Scholarship Application

* Please note: Application must be completed in one session. Option to save and return not available. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

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