Scholarship Application 2021-2022

Scholarship Award

The Winnetka Youth Organization would like to provide high school seniors, who reside in the New Trier Township, with an opportunity to receive a scholarship award to use towards their expenses at their first-year in college. All applications will be thoughtfully reviewed by the Board of Directors. The award recipients will be acknowledged at WYO’s Annual Spring Benefit (More details to come…..especially regarding COVID-19 protocols)


  • Student must be a resident of Illinois;
  • Student must be in grade 12 at a public (or private) High School;
  • Student must currently obtain a weighted GPA of 3.0;
  • Student must be in good standing with their high school;
  • Priority is given to students who reside in a single-parent headed household (please specify in application below);
  • Demonstration of WYO core values (and active involvement) is a must.


Click here to download and complete this application by the deadline of Friday, March 25th at 11:59 PM (via email) or drop-off to the Winnetka Youth Organization by 5 PM.


No late applicants will be considered. If you are awarded the scholarship, you must attend WYO’s Annual Spring Benefit (More details to come…. especially regarding COVID-19 protocols).