Event and Local Scholarships

As the Rock River Off-season Competition (R2OC) celebrates its fifth anniversary, we are excited to offer two $1000 scholarships to high school students who members of teams competing in the 2017 R2OC.

Please use the link below to learn more the scholarship application process:

2017 R2OC Scholarship Application


The following local organizations offer scholarships to Northern Illinois students interested in STEM careers.

American Association of University Women

Fabricators and Manufacturers Association Foundation

Illinois Society of Professional Engineers

Rock Valley College Foundation

Society of Women Engineers, Chicago Regional Section


The Community Foundation of Northern Illinois also administers several scholarships of interest to FRC students.

Geoffrey R. Laird Memorial Scholarship

Howard D. Coleman Scholarship

Janet L. Williams Mathematics Scholarship

Rockford Products Foundation Corporation Scholarship

William Pigott Memorial Scholarship

Women of Today’s Manufacturing Scholarship