Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
(630) 896-7800




Since 1948, the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley has awarded more than $20 million in scholarships!

Scholarship Program

The Community Foundation Scholarship Program consists of separate scholarship funds created by individual donors who establish specific criteria for the administration of their scholarships. Such criteria must be consistent with overall Community Foundation policy.

Scholarships are available to local students who will attend an accredited postsecondary institution within the United States of America on a full-time basis.

To learn more about the various scholarship funds administered by the Community Foundation and their donors, please visit the Scholarship Fund profile pages.

Application Information

The application for a 2021-2022 scholarship closed on January 11, 2021.

Students who applied for a 2021-2022 scholarship should regularly check the email address associated with their CFFRV Scholarship Portal account as:

  • Updates or other necessary information will be communicated via email.
  • Notices regarding application decisions will be sent via email in early May 2021.

The application for a 2022-2023 scholarship will be available in fall 2021.

Please visit the Scholarship Program Details page for application access information, general policies, primary eligibility requirements, and types of scholarships available.

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