The bookstore scholarship is available on a first-come, first-serve basis and all students are eligible to apply. Funds are limited. Those interested should apply as soon as possible. Students who receive funds can expect anywhere from $150-$500 toward coursework materials.

Application Process: Please complete the following form in its entirety. Our office will not accept incomplete applications for consideration. You must provide and attach a complete list of materials needed for the semester including books, access codes, and/or any kits that you may need for your classes. You should receive a confirmation email indicating that the form was submitted. If you do not, please contact our office. Please note that no walk-in applications will be accepted in order to comply with health safety regulations. 

You will be notified by our office of your award amount by email. A denial email will only be provided should the funds be depleted before receipt of your request. Our office will close the application page once funds are no longer available. Scholarships will again be available in the spring, and our office encourages you to follow Carl Sandburg College Foundation on social media to stay informed of when the application will once again be open.

Any questions or concerns regarding this scholarship opportunity should be sent to