CHICAGO
OPPORTUNITY ISA

In partnership with One Million Degrees

 

About the Program

The Chicago Opportunity ISA Fund helps One Million Degrees alumni cover the costs of earning a bachelor’s degree.

You can apply for $2,500—$25,000 in funding to help you cover

  • Tuition

  • Living Expenses

  • Books and Supplies

  • Account balances


Eligibility Requirements

  • One Million Degrees alumna/us

  • At least 17 years old

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident

  • Full-time status during the term for which you’re seeking funding

  • Meeting satisfactory academic progress (SAP) criteria at your school

  • Enrolled in or transferring to a bachelor’s degree program at an eligible institution (below)


Institutions

Funding is available for enrollment at the following institutions:

DePaul University

Dominican University

Eastern Illinois

Elmhurst College

Illinois Institute of Technology

Illinois State University

Loyola University

Monmouth 

North Park University

Northern Illinois University

Saint Xavier University

Univ. of Illinois at Springfield

Western Illinois University


 

Questions?

Text or call to speak to a BFF student manager.


Join the Wait List

Interested in applying? Sign up, and we’ll contact you when the application opens.