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Consult the Illinois Student Assistance Commission Web site, , or call 1-800-899-ISAC to obtain additional informa- tion about the following scholarships, including how to apply and application deadlines. Illinois National Guard Grant: If you are an active member of the Illinois National Guard (Army or Air) you may have eligibility for this grant. In order to receive this grant, you must be enrolled at an ISAC-approved Illinois public community college or a four-year college or uni- versity; be registered for Selective Service (if you are male); not be in default of any student loan nor owe a repayment of any state or federal grant; and maintain an acceptable grade point average (GPA) determined by the institution. You must be enrolled for at least one hour of coursework and apply annually to the Illinois Student Assistance Commission, meeting the stated application deadline. If you are eligible, this grant will be applied to your tuition and par- tial fee charges. Applications may be obtained from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission Web site at or by calling 1-800-899-ISAC. Financial Assistance F I N A I D
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34 Illinois Veteran Grant (IVG): If you served in the Armed Forces for at least one year and received an honorable discharge, you may qualify for the Illinois Veteran Grant. In addition to resid- ing in Illinois for at least six months before enter- ing the service, you must return to Illinois within six months after your discharge. You may obtain your one-time application from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) Web site, or by calling 1- 800-899-ISAC. You must meet the application deadline and provide a copy of your DD 214 with your application to ISAC. In addition, you must submit a copy of your DD 214 to both the Financial Aid Office and the Office of Veterans' Services at Illinois State. When your application is approved by ISAC, you will be sent a Notice of Eligibility letter. The original letter must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office. Your IVG will credit your tuition charges as well as partial fee charges. Merit Recognition Scholarship (MRS): If you are in the top 2.5% of your Illinois high school senior class, a U.S. citizen or eligible non- citizen and a resident of Illinois, you will be nomi- nated by your high school to ISAC, which will send you an application. Be sure you follow the directions and meet the application deadline. In order to receive this scholarship, you must attend an ISAC-approved post-secondary institution in Illinois or one of the U. S. Military Academies. This scholarship is subject to funding by the Illinois General Assembly. Illinois Special Education Teacher Tuition Waiver (SETTW): To be eligible, you must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen residing in Illinois who is ranked in the upper half of your Illinois high school graduating class, and meet application deadline. In addition, you must be enrolled in a special education program at one of the twelve public four-year post-secondary institu-
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  • Fall '15
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  • Academia, Academic degree, Bachelor's degree

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