The CAR Foundation Pre-License Study Scholarship awards are based on the applicant’s indication of interest in pursuing a career in the real estate industry and letters of recommendation. 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 will only be accepted if received prior to the completion of the course for which the scholarship is requested.
Ten students will be accepted per quarter (January, April, July and September), for a total of 40 students per year.
*Please note that all scholarships are applicable to RRES classroom and self-study courses ONLY.*
- The candidate will have three months to obtain their real estate license.
- Candidate must become a CAR member to receive reimbursement.
- The reimbursement scholarship will be $700 per successful candidate.
Please note, the quarterly deadlines to apply for the 2020 year are: