Scholarship Search

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Local Scholarships

This database includes scholarships offered to students in the greater Rockford area by organizations in our region. One of the primary organizations in the database is the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois, which offers approximately 80 scholarships.

For more information go to Community Foundation of Illinois.

Financial Aid Materials

  • Local Scholarship Search
    (Databases administered by RPL at

  • Scholarship Handbook 2017
    (College Board) – Circulating copy

  • Getting Financial Aid 2017
    (College Board) – Circulating copy

  • Peterson’s How to Get Money for College
    2017 Reference copy

  • Peterson’s Scholarships, Grants & Prizes
    2017 Reference and circulating copies

  • The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2017
    Circulating copy

  • Paying for College Without Going Broke
    (Princeton Review 2017 ed.) – Circulating copy

  • Testing & Education Reference Center
    (Searchable database by Gale Cengage)
    Includes scholarships; also searchable outside the library by RPL cardholders

Download Financial Aid Materials List
Download Local Scholarship List



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