2019 Scholarship Information: 

All scholarships are awarded to students who have a commitment to study and help alleviate problems concerning African- American girls and women in order to improve their social stature.

Janice S. Jones Award

To download the 2019 Janice S. Jones Scholarship Application Packet, click here . Applications are due by March 12, 2019.

A female high school senior at ETHS who:

  • Enrolls in an accredited 4 year college or university; ranks in the upper ½ of the class or has a 3.0 GPA; submits a copy of FAFSA; essay; 2 letters of recommendation; application; and interviews with the scholarship committee.

ETHS Recognition Awards

Same as Janice S. Jones. 

Automatic Continuing Awards

Janice S. Jones Scholars for 2016, 2017 and 2018 who maintain a 3.0 GPA.

Lucille Roberts Continuing Awards

ETHS Recognition Scholars for 2016, 2017 and 2018 who maintain a 3.0 GPA.

North Suburban Award

A female high school senior who attends a high school in the north suburban Cook County. 

Enrolls in an accredited 4 year college or university; ranks in the upper ½ of the class or has a 3.0 GPA; submits a copy of FAFSA; essay; 2 letters of recommendation; application; and interviews with the scholarship committee.

HBCU Award

Any continuing scholar who attends an HBCU and meets the continuing scholarship award criteria.

Helen Cromer Cooper Award

Applicant must have overcome and emotional, learning, or physical disability or extraordinary odds. 

Macy’s Award

*Criteria to be determined