Triton College 60-Year Anniversary Celebration Scholarship

In recognition of the 60th anniversary of Triton College, 1964-2024, the Triton College Foundation Board of Directors has recently approved the launch of a new scholarship made possible with contributions received through private donors and the Foundation’s Employees of Triton College Giving Program.

The new scholarship, known as The Triton College 60-Year Anniversary Celebration Scholarship, will be awarded during the 2024-2025 academic year to 60 in-district students in the amount of $500 per award that can be used for tuition, fees and books only.

Requirements and Criteria for Selection
• Student (full- or part-time) must be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours.
• Student must have demonstrated need for financial assistance.
• Student must have completed at least one semester at Triton.
• Student must be an in-district resident.
• Student must submit an online application via the Triton College AcademicWorks platform along with an essay (500 words or less) discussing their financial need and how a degree from Triton College will impact their family and life.

For additional information, please call the Triton College Foundation at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3758, or send an email to

Supplemental Questions
  1. Insert an essay that discusses your financial need and how a degree from Triton will impact your family (ie children) and life.