APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP

SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY

Rockford Promise scholarships are currently available for students who have attended four years of high school at Rockford Public Schools, will graduate in 2020, and plan to attend school at one of our college partners, currently Rockford University and Rock Valley College. The scholarships are competitive, and require admission to the selected institution. You also must meet the requirements shown on the application before you submit your application.

To apply for a Rock Valley College scholarship, you must:

• Have attended a Rockford Public School for all four years of high school and are eligible to graduate from a Rockford Public School in 2020.
• Have completed and submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
• Have an overall unweighted grade point average (GPA) of 2.5
• Have applied to Rock Valley College

To apply for a Rockford University scholarship, you must:

• Have attended a Rockford Public School for all four years of high school and are eligible to graduate from a Rockford Public School in 2020.
• Have completed and submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
• Have an overall unweighted grade point average (GPA) of 3.0
• I have an SAT score of 1100 or better
• Be eligible for a Federal Pell Grant and Illinois Monetary Award Program (MAP).
• Have applied to Rockford University

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

Click one of the links below to apply for a Rockford Promise scholarship before the deadline listed below. Once we've reached the deadline, all students who meet the requirements will be contacted to schedule interview.

ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE

We will be accepting scholarship applications between October 1, 2019 and March 2, 2020.

ROCKFORD UNIVERSITY

We will be accepting scholarship applications between October 1, 2019 and January 10, 2020.