Veterans Real Estate Scholarship | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


The REALTORS® Real Estate School Pre-License Scholarship for Veterans award is based on the applicant’s indication of interest in pursuing a career in the real estate industry. All applicants must be a resident of the State of Illinois. Chicago Associations of REALTORS® Officers, Directors and employees, and Chicago Association of REALTORS® Foundation Officers and Trustees  may not apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship applications and approvals must be obtained prior to class registration.
A limited number of scholarships are available each year:

Scholarship Requirements

      • Must meet current minimum Illinois licensing standards
      • Must submit fully completed application for consideration
      • Valid only for the RRES pre-licensing programs
      • Must have been honorably discharged from the military
      • Must provide a copy of the DD214 form
      • Must submit a maximum 500 word essay on why the individual is interested in pursuing a career in real estate

Award Criteria

      • Upon approval of the scholarship application, the coursework must commence within 4 months or the scholarship will be forfeited.

How to Apply

Fill out and submit an application form by clicking here.

Questions may be directed to Jakeeva Lee.