American Dream Fellowship Competition

Elmhurst College is committed to helping individuals achieve the American Dream.

We are pleased to announce the second annual American Dream Fellowship, a scholarship competition to support the enrollment of first-generation college students.

All first-year admitted students who are first-generation college students are invited to participate in the competition, which will consist of two rounds:

Round One: Due Jan. 18, 2019

Submit a video (3 min. limit) on the topic:

  • As a first-generation college student, what would graduating from college mean to you and your family/friends?

Round Two: President’s Day – Feb. 18, 2019

Attend the second round of the competition at Elmhurst College.

  • First Place – Four-year, full tuition scholarship
  • Second Place – Stipend to cover four years’ room and board
  • All students who compete in both rounds – $1,000 Annual American Dream Fellowship Grant

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