College Scholarships for Dreamers of Illinois

Illinois Dream Fund offers grants so that undocumented youth receive help to pay for his university studies.

1 August 2011, Governor Pat Quinn signed into law Illinois Dream Act, regulations which allows granting scholarships for undocumented students through Illinois Dream Fund, organization nonprofit that seeks to facilitate access to funding for undocumented young people looking to pursue higher education, whether in community colleges or universities.

grants to the Illinois Dream Fund may be ordered until 1 February 2013.

requirements to qualify are have an average GPA of 2.5 or more and check that there is an economic necessity.

to students in community colleges will be them awarded a grant of $2 billion and that they pursue a career in four years at the University, the scholarship will amount to $6 billion.

up when Illinois Dream Fund has raised $500 thousand for these scholarships, through private funds of the Mayor of Chicago and companies like Univision Network, Haim Saban and Western Union.