Scholarships

Greetings, Parents and Scholars!

Welcome to Orange Crush’s Scholarship Page!

Everything you need to know about our scholarships and how to apply can be found here.  Please scroll down so you can become familiar with the easy-access information and online tools we have created for your convenience.

Our Scholarships are targeted at Chicago inner city youth, primarily in the Little Village, Back of the Yards, and Pilsen neighborhoods.  Our aim is to provide you with the information and resources you need to achieve success. ¡Suerte!

General Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

In order to qualify for an Orange Crush S.A.C. scholarship, each applicant must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)
  • Be planning to pursue, or pursuing, your first undergraduate degree
  • Plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate student at a U.S. accredited institution.

Additional Eligibility Requirements

Some additional restrictions or requirements may apply to specific scholarship programs administered by Orange Crush S.A.C.

  • Type a 200 word essay on “why you should receive this scholarship”.
  • Submit an official ACT/SAT test score report.
  • Proof of active participation in a sports related program.

Scholarship Resources

  • Apply Online – Coming Soon!
  • Scholarship Application Form – Download

Past Scholarship Recipients

  • 2013 Chris Roy and Jasmine Simmons
  • 2012 Daisy Villa
  • 2011 Edurdo De La Rive, Renee Abarca, Abigal Mendiola and Vladimir Capetillo
  • 2010 Chanel Walker and Cesar Rocha
  • 2009 Garbriel Carrasquillo