Apply for the Bruce Fishkin Scholarship

We won’t be accepting applications in 2020 due to Covid. If you are a senior who was planning to apply, you may do so next year, either as a first year college student or after a gap year.

Welcome and thank you for your interest in The Bruce Fishkin Scholarship Fund.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  1. Must be entering his or her senior year of high school in the fall of 2021, or have finished senior year of high school in 2021.
  2. Must be a resident of:
    1. Chicago, Illinois or the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry or Will, Illinois
    2. Las Vegas, Nevada and suburbs of the area
    3. Fairfield, Greens Farms, Redding or Westport, Connecticut
  3. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in the high school you are currently attending, or the equivalent thereof in cases where the applicable high school does not employ a traditional 4.0 system. If you already graduated, you must have met the GPA requirement in your senior year.
  4. Must have taken either the ACT or SAT test and achieved a minimum ACT score of 22 OR a minimum SAT score of 1100.
  5. Plan on attending an accredited college or university for a Bachelor's degree or four-year program in the United States.

Applications for the scholarship may be submitted beginning September 1st, 2021 12:00AM CDT, and will be accepted until October 31, 2021 11:59PM CDT.

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