Dollars for Scholars

Dollars for Scholars





The Niles Chamber Dollars for Scholars Charter is an all-volunteer committee dedicated to our youth. In the past fifteen years this program has awarded over $153,000 in scholarships to area students. The application process for this year is closed.

Are You Eligible?

You must be a current Senior in High School AND meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • Niles, IL resident
  • Son/daughter of an employee at a Chamber Member Business. For a list of current members search the business directory:
  • An employee of a Chamber Member business. For a list of current members search the business directory:

2019 Winners

Franklin Moy, Niles Resident

Maxwell Polanek, Villa Park, son of Bradford Exchange Employee




What would you do with $5,000 Cash?

Buy a $100 raffle ticket, win cash AND support a local cause!
Grand Prize $5,000, 2nd Prize: $1,000 & 3rd Prize $1,000

Only 250 tickets sold. Drawing April 26, 2019 at the Niles Night of Roses Community Dinner
Buy 5 Tickets, Get the 6th Ticket FREE


Funding for the Niles Chamber Dollars for Scholars Chapter is raised from our annual scholarship raffle and from the generous corporate sponsorships of:

Shure, Inc.
Clark-Halladay Memorial Foundation
Professional Eye Care Center
Accounting Firm of Raminiak, Piper & Company
Northwest Community Credit Union
Golf Mill Shopping Center
Bee Sales, Inc.





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