Since its conception in 1997, the Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc has awarded over 1 Million Dollars in Scholarships.
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
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
APPLICATION DEADLINE JUNE 25, 2021 11:59PM