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

2014 Dodge Challenger Raffle

Enter for your chance to win a 2014 Dodge Challenger, courtesy of Sherman Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM of Skokie. Proceeds benefit the Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund. The Challenger will be presented to the winner AFTER the Game on Saturday, September 20th. AND THE WINNER MUST BE PRESENT!!! Raffle tickets can be purchased at the following locations:

Midway Wholesalers - 41 W. 84th Street

Riteway-Huggins - 1030 E. 87th Street

And on GAME DAY at Soldier Field