Annual Essay Scholarship Program
The CBAI Foundation for Community Banking offers 24 scholarships to top Illinois high-school seniors statewide each year. The scholarship awards available this year by the Foundation total $21,500. These scholarship awards help deserving students highlight the importance of community banking to the local economy. You could win up to $4,000 for higher education, and your school is eligible to win $500! .
Students must be sponsored by a participating CBAI member bank. Students, for more information, please contact Bobbi Watson via email or at 800/736-2224..
CBAI member banks that would like to participate, please click here!
The 2019 Annual Essay Scholarship is now closed. Please check back in September for information on the 2020 Scholarship.