52nd Annual Scholarship Program

Release date: 6/7/2018

Marquette Bank announced the 57 local high schools selected for the 2018 Marquette Bank Education Foundation Scholarship Program. The program, started in the 1966-67 school year, is celebrating its 52 year tradition of providing scholarships to graduating seniors from schools near Marquette Bank’s 21 branch locations. Funded by the Marquette Bank Education Foundation, scholarships of $2,500 are awarded to students who demonstrate financial need, have an outstanding record of community service and maintain at least a “B” average to continue their education. Since 1967, over $3 million has been awarded to over 1,500 Chicagoland high school seniors. 


Listed below are the Chicagoland schools invited to participate in the 2018 Marquette Bank Education Foundation Scholarship Program:
  • Acero - Garcia High School; Chicago
  • Air Force Academy High School; Chicago
  • Andrew High School; Tinley Park
  • Argo Community High School; Summit
  • Benito Juarez Community Academy; Chicago
  • Bogan College Prep High School; Chicago
  • Bolingbrook High School; Bolingbrook
  • Brother Rice High School; Chicago
  • Catalyst Maria High School; Chicago
  • Chicago Christian High School; Palos Heights
  • Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences; Chicago
  • Chicago Hope Academy; Chicago
  • Cristo Rey Jesuit High School; Chicago
  • Curie Metropolitan High School; Chicago
  • De La Salle Institute; Chicago
  • Eisenhower High School; Blue Island
  • Eric Solorio Academy H.S.; Chicago
  • Evergreen Park High School; Evergreen Park
  • Farragut Career Academy; Chicago
  • Gage Park High School; Chicago
  • Hancock High School; Chicago
  • Harper High School; Chicago
  • Hubbard High School; Chicago
  • Johnson College Prep; Chicago
  • Kelly High School; Chicago
  • Kennedy High School; Chicago
  • Lemont High School; Lemont
  • Leo Catholic High School; Chicago
  • Lincoln-Way Central High School; New Lenox
  • Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School; Chicago
  • Little Village Lawndale High School; Chicago
  • Marist High School; Chicago
  • Morgan Park High School; Chicago
  • Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School; Chicago
  • Mount Carmel High School; Chicago
  • Oak Forest High School; Oak Forest
  • Oak Lawn Community High School; Oak Lawn
  • Our Lady of Tepeyac High School; Chicago
  • Paul Robeson High School; Chicago
  • Percy L. Julian High School; Chicago
  • Providence Catholic High School; New Lenox
  • Reavis High School; Burbank
  • Richards High School; Oak Lawn
  • Romeoville High School; Romeoville
  • Saint Ignatius College Prep; Chicago
  • Sandburg High School; Orland Park
  • Shepard High School; Palos Heights
  • Simeon Career Academy; Chicago
  • St. Ignatius College Prep.; Chicago
  • St. Laurence High School; Burbank
  • St. Rita of Cascia High School; Chicago
  • Stagg High School; Palos Hills
  • Tilden Career Community Academy High School; Chicago
  • Tinley Park High School; Tinley Park
  • Trinity High School; River Forest
  • Universal School; Bridgeview
  • Urban Prep - Englewood Campus; Chicago

If your school is eligible and you are a graduating senior that would like to apply, ask your Guidance Counselor or Principal for an application.

About Marquette Bank:

Marquette Bank is one of the largest neighborhood banks in Chicagoland and has been helping neighbors, families and businesses achieve their financial goals since 1945. Independent and locally-owned, Marquette Bank is proud to offer a full range of banking services, financial solutions, trust, estate and retirement planning, wealth management, home financing and lending services to both consumers and local businesses. The Bank offers customers mobile banking, online banking, in-person and telephone banking options and free access to over 55,000 Allpoint ATMs worldwide.

Marquette Bank has 21 banking centers, 2 lending services offices and a corporate administrative center with locations in Chicago, Bolingbrook, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Hickory Hills, Lemont, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Orland Park, Romeoville and Summit, Illinois. Marquette Bank is a subsidiary of Marquette National Corporation, a diversified financial holding company, and has $1.5 billion in assets along with a local lending portfolio of almost $1 billion. Marquette Bank is an Equal Opportunity Lender, Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Connect with Marquette Bank on social media on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. For more information visit: https://www.emarquettebank.com or call 1-888-254-9500.