Our Opportunities

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Kevin and Jacquie Newquist Annual Scholarship
This annual scholarship is intended to support student athletes. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient is to be a student athlete who is making demonstrated...
This annual scholarship is intended to support student...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 07/06/2015
  • Award: $2,500
07/06/2015 $2,500 None required
Roger Gifford Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist a baseball athlete with financial need
This scholarship was created to assist a baseball athlete with financial...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 07/10/2015
  • Award: $950
1 07/10/2015 $950 None
STEM Connections Scholarship
The STEM Connections Program is supported through a National Science Foundation Grant. Eligibility Criteria Have at least a 3.0 GPA Have an ACT...
The STEM Connections Program is supported through a National Science...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 08/15/2015
  • Award: up to 10,000
2 08/15/2015 up to 10,000 None
Ryan Tadych Annual Scholarship
This Scholarship was established with a generous gift from Mrs. Julie Morrone Criteria Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA Must have an intended...
This Scholarship was established with a generous gift from Mrs. Julie...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 08/31/2015
  • Award: $1500
08/31/2015 $1500 None required
Charles and Helen Ford Endowed Scholarship
CRITERIA: 1. Must be child/grandchild/great-grandchild of a current or retired sworn law enforcement agent (Federal/State/Local levels) who is in...
CRITERIA: 1. Must be child/grandchild/great-grandchild of a current or...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 09/14/2015
  • Award: $2,975.00
3 09/14/2015 $2,975.00 None
Dennis and Geraldine Tonelli Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2006 with a generous gift from Lewis University Trustee Dennis Tonelli and his late wife,...
This scholarship was established in 2006 with a generous gift from Lewis...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 09/14/2015
  • Award: $2,612
09/14/2015 $2,612 None required
JP Morgan Chase Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was initiated in 1991 by the First Chicago/Gary-Wheaton Banks and also Mr. Robert A. Hesterman, President of Gary-Wheaton...
This scholarship was initiated in 1991 by the First Chicago/Gary-Wheaton...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 09/14/2015
  • Award: $1,850.00
0 09/14/2015 $1,850.00 None
Br. Lawrence Porretta Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created in 1994 with several generous gifts from many of Brother Lawrence’s former students, relatives, colleagues, and...
This scholarship was created in 1994 with several generous gifts from...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 09/21/2015
  • Award: $1,150
09/21/2015 $1,150 None required
Dr. August and Livia Martinucci Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1992 with a generous gift from the Martinuccis. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient is to major in the Science with...
This scholarship was established in 1992 with a generous gift from the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 09/28/2015
  • Award: $1,550
1 09/28/2015 $1,550 None
Pat and Pat Graham Family Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established with a generous gift from the Graham family. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient is to have graduated from Joliet Catholic...
This scholarship was established with a generous gift from the Graham...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 09/28/2015
  • Award: $1,750
09/28/2015 $1,750 None required
Sharon & Guy Wiebking Endowed Scholarship
The Sharon & Guy Wiebking Endowed Scholarship is for the benefit of well-qualified students who meet the following criteria: 1. Be judged in...
The Sharon & Guy Wiebking Endowed Scholarship is for the benefit of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 09/28/2015
  • Award: $1,000.00
09/28/2015 $1,000.00 None required
Dr. Marilyn Bunt Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established by friends and colleagues to honor long-time Nursing Professor Marilyn Bunt. CRITERIA: 1. Student must be...
This scholarship was established by friends and colleagues to honor...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,350
1 $2,350 None
Home Run Inn Annual Scholarship
*Scholarship for employees, and children of employees of Home Run Inn Pizza.
*Scholarship for employees, and children of employees of Home Run Inn...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000
1 $5,000 None
John H. Lamb Annual History Scholarship
This scholarship honors John Lamb, Professor emeritus of History. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient is to be a Junior or Senior history major and full-time...
This scholarship honors John Lamb, Professor emeritus of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 None required
Lewis University National Alumni Board Annual Scholarship
The Lewis University National Alumni Board supports two annual $1,000 scholarships. One scholarship will be awarded to a full-time first year...
The Lewis University National Alumni Board supports two annual $1,000...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
2 $1,500.00 None
Lupe and Anselmo Calderon Endowed Scholarship for Latino Students
This scholarship for Latino Students was established in 2004 with a generous gift from Lupe and Anselmo Calderon. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient should be...
This scholarship for Latino Students was established in 2004 with a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,800
0 $2,800 None
Roger Ashamy Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1988 with generous gifts from alumni and friends of the University. Roger Ashamy has been associated with...
This scholarship was established in 1988 with generous gifts from alumni...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,850
$3,850 None required
Tuskegee Airmen Aviation Annual Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Chicago “DoDo” chapter of Tuskegee Airmen Inc. to benefit a student with a declared major in...
This scholarship was established by the Chicago “DoDo”...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
1 $500 None
Washington Square Foundation Endowed Nursing Scholarship
The Washington Square Health Foundation was established in 1991 with a generous gift. CRITERIA: 1. Applicant must have a 3.0 G.P.A or higher. 2....
The Washington Square Health Foundation was established in 1991 with a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500
1 $1,500 None
David C. DeGeus Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship honors the life and legacy of David DeGeus, proud Lewis alum who passed away in 2009.CRITERIA:1. Demonstrate financial need.2. ...
This scholarship honors the life and legacy of David DeGeus, proud Lewis...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
1 Ended $0.00 None
Lockport Woman's Club Pat Darin Annual Internship in Public History
This scholarship is supported by the generosity of the Lockport Woman’s Club. CRITERIA: 1. Scholarship/internship to be awarded annually to a...
This scholarship is supported by the generosity of the Lockport...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
1 Ended $2,000 None
Ruby Williams Annual Scholarship
CRITERIA: 1. Financial need 2. Personal characteristics that demonstrate values consistent with the Lewis University mission and its core values...
CRITERIA: 1. Financial need 2. Personal characteristics that...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
1 Ended $0.00 None
Will Grundy Medical Society Alliance Endowed Scholarship
The Will Grundy County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship was founded in 1998 by a gift from the members of the Alliance. Scholarship...
The Will Grundy County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship was founded...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended $600.00 None
D. Gilbert McIntire Annual Scholarship
This annual scholarship is supported by the generosity of the McIntire family. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient is to demonstrate financial need 2....
This annual scholarship is supported by the generosity of the McIntire...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
1 Ended $3,000.00 None
David J. and Steven J. Pullara Annual Scholarship
This scholarship is supported by the Pullara family and is intended to support students from Will County. CRITERIA 1. The student will be from Will...
This scholarship is supported by the Pullara family and is intended to...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
1 Ended $5,000.00 None
Br. James Gaffney, FSC & Nancy and Thomas Brodnicki Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship, established in 2008 with a generous gift from Nancy and Thomas Brodnicki, assists students with financial need majoring in Radio...
This scholarship, established in 2008 with a generous gift from Nancy...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended $1,500.00 None
Cultural Arts Council of Joliet Area Endowed Scholarship
No Description Available.
No Description Available.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,100.00
Ended $1,100.00 None
George J. Michas Annual Scholarship
This annual scholarship is awarded to a major in the College of Business.
This annual scholarship is awarded to a major in the College of Business.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended $2,000 None
Helen Prendergast Endowed Leadership Scholarship
Eligible candidates will be majoring in social work with a demonstrated commitment to community leadership or volunteerism. Preference to...
Eligible candidates will be majoring in social work with a demonstrated...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended $2,000.00 None
Thomas J. Secor Annual Theatre Scholarship
This scholarship is available to theatre majors or potential theatre majors. CRITERIA: 1. Recipient should be judged in need of financial...
This scholarship is available to theatre majors or potential theatre...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Kathleen Bolden Endowed Scholarship
Students eligible for the Kathleen Bolden Endowed Scholarship are: in need of financial assistance an African American student 3.0...
Students eligible for the Kathleen Bolden Endowed Scholarship are: in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
The scholarship is available to students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. Our goal is to help the educational efforts of...
The scholarship is available to students in colleges and universities...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
0 Ended $5,000.00 None
Michael and Angelique Parker Black Student Union (BSU) Annual Scholarship
The Annual Michael L. and Angelique M. Parker Scholarship is open to all African American undergraduate students who have a minimum 2.5 GPA....
The Annual Michael L. and Angelique M. Parker Scholarship is open to all...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
1 Ended $1,000 None
A.P. & Gladys Dailey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1964 by a gift to then Lewis College from the Dailey Family. CRITERIA: 1. 3.0 GPA or above. 2. Lockport...
This scholarship was established in 1964 by a gift to then Lewis College...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,137
Ended $3,137 None
Aileen S. Andrew Foundation Endowed Scholarship for Math and Science Students
This scholarship assists undergraduate math and science students with financial need. It has been established through the generosity of the Aileen...
This scholarship assists undergraduate math and science students with...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,600
Ended $4,600 None
Andrew B. Barber Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship has been established through extraordinary generosity of Mr. Andrew B. Barber, an outstanding civic and business leader in Joliet,...
This scholarship has been established through extraordinary generosity...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,733
Ended $3,733 None
Bernard "Bud" Lucchetti Annual Scholarship
The Bernard “Bud” Lucchetti Annual Scholarship has been established by Mrs. Amelia Lucchetti to honor the memory of her husband,...
The Bernard “Bud” Lucchetti Annual Scholarship has been...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
1 Ended $2,500.00 None
Bernice and Leonard H. Lavin Endowed Scholarship for Inner City Chicagoland Students
This scholarship for Inner-City Chicagoland students with confirmed financial need was established in 2004 with a generous gift from Bernice and...
This scholarship for Inner-City Chicagoland students with confirmed...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
1 Ended $1,500 None
Br. David Delahanty, FSC Endowed Scholarship
Brother David Delahanty, University President from 1982-1987, dedicated a great portion of his time to the enhancement of the fine arts programs at...
Brother David Delahanty, University President from 1982-1987, dedicated...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended $1,500 None
Br. James Gaffney, FSC & Adelbert K. and Margaret B. Kaiser Endowed Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2007 with a generous gift from Dr. Paul and Kathleen Kaiser. It honors Dr. Kaiser’s...
This scholarship was established in 2007 with a generous gift from Dr....
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,200
Ended $3,200 None
Br. James Gaffney, FSC & Helen Prendergast Endowed Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2010 with a generous gift from Dr. Paul and Kathleen Kaiser. It honors Mrs. Kaiser’s mother. CRITERIA:...
This scholarship was established in 2010 with a generous gift from Dr....
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,200
Ended $2,200 None
Br. James Gaffney, FSC Excellence in Leadership Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2001 with a generous gift from Kevin T. and Georgene Reardon. CRITERIA: 1. Demonstrated financial need. 2. ...
This scholarship was established in 2001 with a generous gift from Kevin...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,600
Ended $3,600 None
Br. Joel Damien Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate Lewis students who graduated from one of the five Christian Brothers High Schools in the...
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate Lewis students...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,550
1 Ended $3,550 None
Br. Leo Forgette Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship in honor of Brother Leo Forgette is available to declared nursing majors.
This scholarship in honor of Brother Leo Forgette is available to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,400
Ended $2,400 None
Br. Owen Meegan, FSC Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2008 through generous personal gifts and fundraising efforts of the Brother Owen Meegan, FSC Endowed...
This scholarship was established in 2008 through generous personal gifts...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,550
2 Ended $3,550 None
Brenton and Jean Wadsworth Endowed Scholarship in Honor of Nancy and Thomas Brodnicki
This scholarship, in honor of a former Vice President at Lewis, was established with a generous gift from the Wadsworth Family. CRITERIA: 1. ...
This scholarship, in honor of a former Vice President at Lewis, was...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended $3,000 None
Brother Thomas Johnson FSC Endowed Scholarship for first Generation Students
The recipient: 1. Is to be judged in need of financial assistance by the completion of the FAFSA. 2. must be a first generation, undergraduate...
The recipient: 1. Is to be judged in need of financial assistance by...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Bruce D. Cheadle Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1991 by a generous gift from Mrs. Hazel Cheadle. CRITERIA: 1. Applicant must be a history major. 2. ...
This scholarship was established in 1991 by a generous gift from Mrs....
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250
Ended $1,250 None
Brunswick Public Charitable Foundation Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1990 with a generous gift from The Brunswick Public Charitable Foundation. CRITERIA: 1. Applicant must be...
This scholarship was established in 1990 with a generous gift from The...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
2 Ended $750 None
Carey-Gillespie Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship in honor of Coach Gordie Gillespie was established in 1994 with a generous gift from Neil P. Carey. CRITERIA: 1. Must be...
This scholarship in honor of Coach Gordie Gillespie was established in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,100
Ended $4,100 None