2021 Multiples of Illinois Scholarship Information

Multiples of Illinois is offering SEVEN scholarships in 2021 for higher education! Five $150 Scholarships are chosen at random for any Multiples of Illinois member that is a mother or father of multiples. Two $250 Scholarships are chosen at random to any son or daughter of a Multiples of Illinois member. Scholarship recipients will be asked to attend a luncheon at Convention in October for a formal presentation.

Special Scholarship for 2021 only

As a way to honor the memory of Brenda Nicholson, her club “Double Love Mothers of Multiples” and “Double Love Members who knew Brenda” have collectively donated $450 to the 2021 MOI Scholarships Fund.

These extra funds will provide 1 extra “MOI Member Scholarship” and 1 Extra “Son/Daughter Scholarship”.

These extra scholarships will be named “The 2021 Brenda Nicholson Memorial Scholarship”.

Parent of Multiples Scholarship Requirements:
• Must be a mother/father of multiple birth children (twins, triplets, quads, or more)
• Must be a current member of Multiples of Illinois
• Must not have been a recipient of the 2020 Multiples of Illinois Scholarship
• Demonstrate participation (past and present) in Multiples of Illinois, local mothers/parents of multiples club or other community activities

Daughter/Son Scholarship Requirements:
•  Must be a daughter/son of a current Multiples of Illinois current member
•  Parent must demonstrate participation (past and present) in Multiples of Illinois, local mothers/parents of multiples club or other community activities

The following additional requirements must be met for ANY of the scholarships:
• Applicants must have completed coursework during Fall 2020, Winter 2020/2021, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021 semesters.
• Complete the course with the equivalent of a “C” or better grade (in the event of a Pass/Fail option, complete with a “Pass”)
• Be enrolled in accredited coursework in a post-high school program, trade/technical school, or college/university
• Provide proof of enrollment, completion of coursework, and final grade by September 1, 2021
• Must not have been a recipient of the 2020 Multiples of Illinois Scholarship
• Applications can be downloaded, saved, and submitted as an e-mail attachment or mailed.
• Submit an application to the Scholarship Chair.
• Scholarship applicants will be e-mailed by September 1, 2021, or sooner acknowledging receipt of a scholarship application.
• Scholarship recipients will be selected and notified prior to September 22, 2021.

Download here the parent application for $150.

Download here the daughter/son application for $250.

If you have questions or to submit your application, please contact the Scholarship Chair:
Dawn Cepeda
1S711 Avon Drive
Warrenville, IL 60555
E-mail: scholarship@multiplesofillinois.org
Phone: 630.269.4416

Note:  If you mail your applications – please send an e-mail to Dawn letting her know that your application has been sent in the mail.  Any e-mails sent to Dawn should include:  “MOI – Scholarship” as part of the subject line.