Merit Recognition Scholarship
Sponsored by: Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and a resident of Illinois who ranks in the top 5% of their class at the end of the seventh semester. Applicant must attend an approved Illinois post-secondary institution as an undergraduate on at least a part-time basis, comply with Selective Service (draft) registration requirements, and claim the award within one year of high school graduation.
|Application Deadline||October 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|