Entrepreneurial Scholarships

NW Illinois Economic Development (NWILED) is excited to announce its Build it • Grow it Entrepreneurial Scholarship. All high school seniors in Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties are eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship.

The application is available on this NWILED web site or at high school guidance counselors' offices. The scholarship application does not include G.P.A. or financial need requirements. Students will explain why they believe they would like to own their own business and any product or service they would like to create. Applications are due to NWILED March 3 to elegel@nwiled.org. The scholarship will be awarded in May.