2019 IHSS Scholarship Information

In 2004, the administrators of decided to create the Scholarship Fund in an effort to give back to the outstanding student-athletes in the State of Illinois.  Since 2004, IHSS has awarded over $49,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors.  When you become a member of, a part of your membership fee goes towards the Scholarship Fund.

The 2019 IHSS Scholarship Application (.pdf) is now available.  Please click here to download it.

All scholarship applications must be post marked by Monday June 3, 2019.

Requirements / Conditions are as followed:

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) | 4.0 (on a 5.0 scale)
  • Minimum score of 21 on the ACT test.
  • Scholarships will be awarded on several criteria including academics, athletics, extra-curricular, need and community service.
  • Need is determined by the federal EFC number determined upon completion of the FAFSA.
  • Community involvement and service projects are a plus.
  • Nominations must have an association with IHSS. (Student is a paid member, parent/relative is a paid member, coach / teacher  / administrator, employer, etc.. is a paid member).
  • Have played or participated in a sport during High School senior year.

Scholarships are something that we are very proud of at IHSS. We believe an IHSS scholarship is an excellent way to reward a deserving student-athlete for his/her accomplishments on and off the field.

If you have any questions, please contact Tim May