Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Stig Orum Foundation?

The Foundation is a charitable, educational organization offering monetary grants to individuals, organizations and public entities. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide philanthropic assistance to youth in the greater Fox Valley area and in the St. Charles, Illinois area.

Where can I find the application?

The scholarship/grant application can be found at the bottom of our Scholarship/Grant Application page.

When is the application deadline?

The application must be postmarked no later than by February 28th to be considered.

How do I know if I am eligible or not?

To find the eligibility requirements, visit our Scholarship/Grant Application page.

Do I need more information to send besides the application?

If you are applying for an Organization, details regarding the use of the funds as well as three references.
If you are applying for an educational scholarship, students must be full or part time and provide proof of financial need; a letter of recommendation, an official high school transcript and ACT/SAT scores are also required.