QCAACC Scholarship Application


Quad County African American Chamber Annual Scholarship Awards

 

The Quad County African American Chamber of Commerce (QCAACC) Scholarship Committee requests your assistance in identifying students from your institution that meet the criteria for our Annual Scholarship Awards.  Click here to download the scholarship application and criteria. QCAACC provides leadership to enhance, promote and empower African American–owned businesses in Kane, Kendall, Will and DuPage counties.

We believe tomorrow’s leaders need our help today. Eligible students MUST either live within the quad counties or attend an academic institution within the quad counties. Students MUST be currently enrolled college students. High school students are NOT eligible. Students must be studying a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major or a BUSINESS major (which include Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, etc.).

Click here to download the scholarship application and criteria that will help identify prospective applicants. Eligible applicants should submit their completed application, with letters of reference, personal essay and a list of extracurricular activities on or before January 13, 2017 to:

 

Quad County African American Chamber of Commerce

Scholarship Committee

43 W. Galena

Aurora, Illinois 60506

Attn: LaShara Davis

E-mail completed application to: ldavis@quadcountyaachamber.org

 

The award recipients will be notified by January 25, 2017 and presented their scholarship awards at our Annual Jazz Scholarship Brunch. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. at a location to be announced at a later date.  The recipient and a guest are invited to attend as our guest at no cost. Please contact LaShara Davis should you have any questions.

 

We appreciate and thank you for your assistance.

 

Sincerely,

QCAACC Scholarship Committee

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