College Corner for High School Students

Local Scholarships | Learn about Online Colleges |   Scholarship Sites   |   Scholarships for African Americans  | Specialty College | College Resources for Students with Disabilities

Welcome to the Teen Hot Spot College Corner! Check out all these links for Local Scholarships, Online Colleges, Scholarships, and more! 


Local Scholarships

  1. 2021 Village of Richton Park Bill Fleming Scholarship - DUE Friday, April 30, 2021 - Click here for more information & application [External Link]
  2. 2021 Friends of the Library Scholarship - DUE Friday, April 30, 2021 - Click here to download the PDF application
  3. 2021 Monarch Awards Foundation Scholarships - DUE March 31, 2021 - Click here for more information & application [External Link]
  4. 2021 Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation Scholarship - DUE May 31, 2021 - Click here for application [External Link]


Learn about Online Colleges

  1.'s Guide to Online Associate Degrees
  2.'s Guide to Online Bachelor's Degrees
  3.'s Guide to Accredited Online Colleges


Scholarship Sites

Check out these great sites that help you find Scholarships! 

  1. Rich Township District 227 Scholarship Portal
  3. Fastweb : Scholarships, Financial Aid, Student Loans and Colleges
  4. Scholarships | Student Scholarship Search
  5. Scholarships – List of College Scholarships and Applications
  6. Scholarships - College Scholarships
  7. Public Health Scholarships
  8. Best College Scholarships


Scholarships for African Americans

  1. Black Excel's Scholarship Gateway
  2. UNCF Scholarship
  3. - Black Scholarships | African American Scholarships
  4. Free-4u's List of Scholarships for African Americans
  5. Scholarhips4Students's List of African American Scholarships


Specialty College

  1. Business Schools in Illinois
  2. Financial Aid for Health Administration Students
  3. Complete Guide to Healthcare Scholarships
  4. Guide to Earning an Online Psychology Degree
  5. Library Science Degrees
  6. Teaching Degrees


College Resources for Students with Disabilities

  1. College Resources
  2. Financial Aid & Scholarships
  3. Networking & Career Guide
  4. College Planning with physical disabilities
  5. College Planning for deaf and hard of hearing students
  6. College Planning with learning disabilities
  7. College Planning with psychiatric disabilities
  8. College Planning with visual impairments
  9. Paying for College
  10. Financial Resources and Disconts for Students with Disabilities
  11. Speech Disorder Resources for College Students



Upcoming Programs

Richton Park Location

Friends of the Library

Join the Friends of the Library!

Meets 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 7:00PM

Next Meeting is October 12th, 2021

Email us to get a link to the meeting!