2022 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.

Due to Covid-19 – we have suspended our scholarship program for 2022.  

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  [email protected]