The scholarships range from $1,000 to $50,000 per year, the mayor's office said.
Catholic Charities wants to build seven tiny homes for veterans near 79th Street and Emerald Avenue.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has vowed to do whatever it takes to persuade Amazon to pick Chicago.
City officials have touted the license requirement as the toughest in the nation.
At least four burglaries have been reported in the area since Wednesday.
Most recently, a woman was shot and wounded in Humboldt Park.
Four people were killed in a rifle attack in Brighton Park.
The four people were found dead in a vehicle in the 4700 block of South Fairfield Avenue Friday night.
"I think it's awesome they help us out," one Shield Elementary School seventh-grader said.
The Hispanic population grew by nearly 18,000 last year and the black population dropped by 40,000.
The incident occurred in the 5300 block of South Seeley Avenue.
The new agency will be launched with a formal ceremony Friday at the South Shore Cultural Center.
Recipients of the DACA work permits can also get help connecting with mental health resources.
Opponents of the tax on sweetened beverages want the County Board to repeal the tax.
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