Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid      

CCSJ Endowed and Outside Scholarships


Calumet College of St. Joseph is proud to have among its benefactors a number of organizations and individuals who have created funds to financially assist qualifying CCSJ students. The CCSJ Office of Financial Aid has created an application process that brings together these different endowed and outside scholarship opportunities. Applicants for any of the scholarships listed will be required to fill out the CCSJ Endowed Scholarship Application and submit a 500 word essay on the topic listed on the application.

Applications are available July 1 of each year and are to be returned to the CCSJ Office of Financial Aid by August 1. Most awards will be granted on September 1. Be aware that all scholarships listed below are competitive and based on the criteria outlined in the individual scholarship criteria. Please visit these links before completing the scholarship application.

2015-2016 Endowed Scholarships Application

Name of Scholarship


Eligibility Criteria


Ann M. Margaret Palko Scholarship




Entering or continuing student with financial need and demonstrated academic achievement. Preference given to students of Slovak heritage.*


Francis Myers Scholarship




Current CCSJ student


Hearst Scholarship




Minority student, sophomore or junior standing, minimum 3.5 GPA, and demonstrated financial need


Jerome Longawa Scholarship




Current CCSJ student


Robert Daniel Blasko Business Scholarship




Majoring in Business or a Business Related Field


Robert Daniel Blasko-J.L. Fattore Scholarship




Majoring in Business or a Business Related Field


US Steel Scholarship




First year, full-time student with a business-related major, demonstrated financial need, academic performance, and leadership qualities.  Preference given to child of US Steel employee.


Wallace R. Nelson Scholarship




Demonstrated financial need


Women’s Guild Scholarship




Minimum 2.5 GPA

 Additional Scholarships

Realizing the Dream Scholarship


Sophomore with superior GPA who is a graduate of an Indiana high school. Must be first generation to attend college.

UPS Scholarship

Amount varies

Academic achievement and financial need.


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Contact Information Office of Financial Aid

Monday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Summer Hours (June and July):
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Room: 120
Telephone: (219) 473-4296 (Indiana)
                      (773) 721-0202, Ext. 296 (Illinois)
                      1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)
FAX: (219) 473-4340