Alumni - Register as a U-46 alumni and the Foundation will keep you up-to-date with information about reunions, events at your high school, mentoring opportunities, Distinguished Alumni recognition, and more!
Impact Grants and Innovative Mini-Grants from the U-46 Educational Foundation fund our teachers' and staffs' bright ideas, creating opportunities that expand student learning and well-being.
The Foundation was honored to award more than 20 grants during the 20/21 school year to U-46 teachers and staff for a total of more than $20,000. Please click here to read more.
This school year, the Foundation has awarded 19 grants to U-46 teachers, staff, and community groups for a total of nearly $19,000. Click here to read more.
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Thanks to your generous support, the U-46 Educational Foundation has given away more than $418,000 in scholarships to U-46 seniors.
The U-46 Educational Foundation manages several scholarships including:
- The Superintendent's Scholarship
- The Dr. Jean Bowen Scholarship Fund
- The Elgin Breakfast Rotary G. Michael Greene Scholarship
- The EHS Maroon's Leadership Fund
- The David & Edith Cole Scholarships
- The Dody Nesbit Scholarship Fund
- The Frances Turnquist Scholarship.
- The Ronald Raglin Teaching and Learning Scholarship
- The Lisa Mercado Memorial Scholarship For Bilingual Students
To apply for any of these scholarships, contact your high school guidance counselor.
Individuals, community groups, families, or businesses interested in starting a scholarship for U-46 students should contact the Foundation Coordinator, Dawn Curran, firstname.lastname@example.org.