George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Scholarship
The George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Scholarship is a merit-based, need-based scholarship of up to $40,000 over four years, depending on the student's financial need. Scholars who remain in good standing are invited to renew their scholarship during their four years of full-time undergraduate study. Pullman Scholars also receive educational, personal, and professional supports through our Pullman Scholar Community.
Eligibility:-Must be a graduating high school senior-Be a Cook County, Illinois resident-Be enrolling as a full-time student, for the first time, to receive a bachelor's degree-Be attending an accredited bachelor's degree-granting institution that is eligible to receive Title IV federal aid and is located within the U.S.-Demonstrate strong financial need-Have a cumulative 3.0 unweighted GPA or higher-Be eligible to receive state and federal aid and will file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)-Be a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident-Not currently attending a college or community college, or hold any degree (this does not include dual enrollment as a high school senior)For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $10,000
Essay required: Yes