State of Illinois Grants

State grants are offered to state residents and sometimes out-of-staters based on need, merit or both. Here is a link to search for different grant opportunities from multiple agencies (illinois.gov). Also, there are some listed below.

Agency
Acronym
Capital Development Board
CDB
Department of Children & Family Services
DCFS
Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
DCEO
Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
ICJIA
Illinois State Board of Education
ISBE
Illinois Board of Higher Education
IBHE