Scholarships: Fund Your New Career!

In Uncategorized by Tony Immordino

Looking for a scholarship to fund your new Real Estate Career? Googling will provide additional assistance as well. Oftentimes local credit Unions provide personal and lifestyle loans as well to those who qualify, that can be used as well. Here are some options:
Illinois Real Estate Education Foundation-
Illinois Real Estate Education Foundation scholarships are intended to help qualified individuals pursue higher education, with the goal of going into productive careers in the real estate industry. Many of the IREEF Scholarship applications are accepted on a rolling, ongoing basis and cover a number of specific fields and recipients. Some are due on specific dates. We’ve highlighted a few below but you can check out the list of all thirteen scholarships here.
Illinois Minority Real Estate-
Scholarship Program, a state program administered by the Foundation is open to qualified racial minority residents of Illinois pursuing courses of study that will prepare them for careers relating to real estate or enhance the skills and knowledge that they currently use as real estate professionals.
Eligibility: Racial minority residents of Illinois pursuing courses of study that will prepare them for careers relating to real estate or enhance the skills and knowledge that they currently use as real estate professionals.
Amount: $500
Application Deadline: Ongoing
George Patt Scholarship Fund-
Established to make it possible for Illinois residents who are United States veterans to pursue (1) an undergraduate college or university education in the field of real estate; or active reserves, air or army guardsman (2) education in real estate administration to establish themselves as an association executive in a REALTOR® organization.
Eligibility: Illinois residents who are United States veterans to pursue a college degree in the field of real estate or education in real estate administration.
Amount: $1,000
Application Deadline: April 1
The Alan S. Toban Grant-
Fund was established to further the education of real estate professionals in the field of real estate education.
Eligibility: Real estate professionals who are continuing or expanding their knowledge in the field of real estate instruction.
Amount: $500
Application Deadline: April 15
The Roxane Malo Leadership Scholarship Fund-
Established as a tribute to Malo’s personal commitment to REALTOR® leadership. Each year the fund will award one or more scholarships to selected individual(s) for the continuation and expansion of their leadership skills in a real estate related field.
Eligibility: Candidates interested in the continuation and expansion of their leadership skills in a real estate related field.
Amount: $500
Application Deadline: October 1