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Dollars for Scholars

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Welcome to the Dollars for Scholars Matteson Chapter IL 1462 page. This page contains frequently asked Questions and Answers about Dollars for Scholars. Check this link regularly for upcoming events and the latest news concerning Dollars for Scholars. If you have any additional questions, contact the Community Affairs Department at 708-283-4777.

To expand access to educational opportunities by involving and assisting the private sector in the support of students and in the encouragement of educational achievement.

To organize effective fundraising efforts with minimal expense, allowing us to give the best and most scholarships possible.

Matteson’s Scholarship Program is organized by local citizens to help provide financial aid, personal encouragement and support to our youth as they pursue higher levels of academic achievement. From 1999 to 2008 we have proudly awarded $61,400 in scholarships to 88 worthy applicants. If you are interested in joining this committee, please call Toni Ashmore at 708-283-4777 or email her at

Dollars for Scholars is a division of Scholarship America. For additional programs, initiatives and resources, visit

Schedule of Events

There are no events scheduled at this time.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who is eligible for Scholarships?
A: Matteson students who are seniors in high school or who has a parent who resides in Matteson.

Q: When would I be notified if I am a scholarship recipient?
A: You would be notified by the Village of Matteson no later than April 15, 2013.