The Phi Theta Kappa Fall Scholarship



The Phi Theta Kappa fall scholarship common application is now open. Although some of the scholarships are just for PTK members, there are some scholarships that are offered to any high achieving students regardless if they are PTK members.

These scholarships are available to both transfer students and those who are going to enter the workforce. The attached flyers detail the entire process for both types of and below is a brief synopsis of the 2 types of scholarship opportunities.


$$ for Transfer Students

2 finalists will be chosen from COD and will be named to the All-Illinois Academic Team. Those two nominees will then compete nationally to be one of 20 students chosen for the All-USA Community College Academic Team ($5000); one of 150 students named to the Coca-Cola Academic Team ($1000-$1500) and one of 50 students chosen for the New Century Transfer Pathways Scholarships ($2250).


$$ for Students Entering the Workforce

Qualified students should be planning to enter the workforce after completing a certificate or associate degree at COD. Two finalists will be chosen from COD and  will compete to be one of 50 students recognized nationally for a New Century Workforce Pathway Scholarship in the amount of $1250. Monetary awards can be used for things like furthering their education, obtaining necessary certifications and/or purchasing tools or other trade items needed to enter the workforce.


 If you have any questions contact:

Shannon Hernandez

College of DuPage

Office of Student Life

Coordinator of Student Life – Clubs and Office Operations

Co-Advisor Phi Theta Kappa



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