Student Financial Services

Grace Hookham Liddil Scholarship

for continuing undergraduate students

The Grace Hookham Liddil Scholarship Fund was established to provide financial assistance to two outstanding continuing students who have graduated from a high school in the City of Chicago.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2017

The Grace Hookham Liddil Scholarship is open to:
  • Full-time undergraduate students who have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at Columbia at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who are graduates of a high school in the City of Chicago
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship based on:

  • Academic merit and financial need

Scholarship amount:
  • Maximum of $6,000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the scholarship:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by mail by March 31, 2017.


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