Student of the Year


Last year  the Chicago Football Classic, Inc. helped make a dream come true for Chicago native and Atlanta Morehouse College freshman Jawuan Johnson, by awarding him a $12,500 scholarship to further his academic career.

Creating Opportunities for  Achievement

The CFC encourages students and their families to lift the bar of excellence and achievement. Students experience wide variety of cultural experiences, exposure to various forms of higher education and post-collegiate professional introductions This year the CFC kicked off with a private reception at Manny’s Cafeteria and Delicatessen with special gust Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel we are grateful for his Honor’s continued support.

About Us

The CFC showcases two top historic black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Their schools’ football teams and marching bands are the focal point of weekend activities in Chicago.                         more


Our 2014 has only begun to build up steam. From interviews on WVON, to press confrences at Soldiers field, to articles in the Michigan Avenue Magazine. .                                             more


Where can you roll out your best, and greatest for 65,000 people to see? At the Chicago Football Classic, of course! Discover how to your business or organization can benefit from all the excitement.  More >

CFC Tailgate Vendor Marketplace HBCU College Fair Battle of the Bands Event Schedule Golf Outing