College & Scholarships

P.U.R.S.E. Foundation Inc.,

Partnering Under Real Situations Everyday

PURPOSE The mission of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to graduating seniors to be enrolled for undergraduate study in community colleges or universities.

AWARD Scholarships are awarded to students attending the following high schools: Kankakee, Westlake & Thornwood High School. Application open annually Oct. 1st – Feb 1st.

CRITERIA Applicants must complete scholarship application, submit a typed 500 (max) word essay, provide one faculty recommendation letter and an unofficial transcript. Questions about the application, email

Scholarship Application

Academic or Personal Recommendation
Honors, Awards Extracurricular Activities