Part of Elmhurst’s mission is to reward students who work hard and demonstrate outstanding values.
To that end, we host several scholarship competitions that honor students with full-tuition scholarships and other awards. Learn more about them below and find out how to apply.
American Dream Fellowship Competition
First-generation college students: This scholarship contest is for you.
Niebuhr Service to Society Competition
Are you motivated to transform your community through service? Learn more.
Intellectual Curiosity Scholarship Competition
Transfer students: Tell us where your intellectual curiosity will take you—and earn a renewable scholarship.
Graduate Student Scholarship Competition
We are seeking aspiring graduate students with strong leadership qualities.
President’s Scholarship for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
The President’s Scholarship for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is designed for students who have contributed to and displayed an appreciation for DEI throughout high school.
Other Scholarships and Financial Aid
Elmhurst University offers generous financial aid packages to students from all walks of life. View our many scholarships and explore how financial aid can help reduce your costs.