The Community Foundation for McHenry County offers scholarships to students seeking to advance their education. Each Scholarship Fund was created by members of the McHenry County community and designated for a certain cause, school, or region. Detailed scholarship information can be found within the application documents for each scholarship.
UPDATE 3/26/2020: In an effort to accommodate the challenges facing students, educators, and school staff during the current COVID-19 outbreak, The Community Foundation for McHenry County (The CFMC) has adjusted our 2020 scholarship deadlines and process.
The CFMC has extended the scholarship deadline until May 1, 2020, and will now accept applications and supporting documents submitted via email.
Additional information about these changes to the application process can be found within each of the application documents below. Download and complete the fillable PDFs to submit your application via email, or print to submit by mail.
If needed, students may call The CFMC at 815-338-4483 or email email@example.com to request that a printed copy of the application be mailed to them.
Applications can be submitted via email to:
Applications can be printed, completed, and submitted to:
firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Community Foundation for McHenry County
630 N. Route 31, Suite 101
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Applicant Information (PDF)
Scholarship Application (PDF)
Recommendation Form – Form A (PDF)
High School Verification Form – Form B (PDF)
Rolling Meadows High School Students (Word .doc)
Wauconda High School Students (Word .doc)
TC Industries, Inc. (Word .doc)