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Peoria Promise

The Peoria Promise was established in 2008 for residents of Peoria. The award provides up to full tuition and fees on a last dollar basis to Illinois Central College. Amounts vary based on length of attendance in schools within the Peoria city limits. The program is funded through corporate and individual donors.

Year the Program was Founded 

2008

Promise Typology Category 

Last-dollar community college programs
Universal eligibility programs

State 

Illinois

Residency Requirement 

City

K-12 School Attendance Requirement 

City High School

Type of Award 

Financial Award

Financial Award is Limited to Students with Financial Need 

No

Financial Award is Limited to Students who Meet Academic Achievement Requirements 

No

Disbursement of Financial Aid 

Last Dollar

Year Requirement for Full Aid 

13

Sponsored by Single Agency 

No

Program Offers Support Services 

No