Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

Profile in Courage Essay Contest  https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest/Getting-Started.aspx. Submission deadline is January 18

Stifel Fabric of Society National Scholarship Essay Competition  www.facebook.com/FabricofSocietyScholarship. Paper entry forms are located on the scholarship shelf outside of the Guidance Office. Submission deadline is January 22

Knox County Community Foundation Scholarships for 2019 – Applications are available online at CommunityFoundationAlliance.org/Knox. All scholarship application are due January 23rd and include the following:

-Heather Bird Memorial Scholarship – Jay Lampton Memorial Scholarship – Kathleen W Rinsch Memorial Educational Scholarship – McKinley Avenue Presbyterian Church Student Scholarship – Persis McClure Hurst Memorial Scholarship – Robert W Nordhorn Memorial Scholarship – Roger Montgomery, M.D. Memorial Scholarship – Schott North America Scholarship – Velma and Herbert Pepmeier Scholarship – Zach Arnold Memorial Scholarship

Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship Award eligibility information and application can be accessed at www.breastcancerplate.org. Application submission must be postmarked by January 25

The Knights of Pythias Scholarship is for seniors who have a 3.0 GPA and SAT or ACT scores
Applications are available at www.knightsofpythiasatnewcastle.com. Application deadline is January 25

Vincennes University Foundation Scholarships – Paper applications available on the scholarship shelf outside of the Guidance Office and for print from Google Classroom (Class of 2019). Submission deadline for all four scholarships is January 31. This includes….

-Oscar L. Dunn Memorial Scholarship – Walters Scholars in Education and Dorothy M. Walters Scholarships – Polk-Decker Scholarship – Grabbe-Utley Scholarship

Indiana State Elk’s Vocational Grants for graduating seniors planning to pursue a two year or less vocational/technical program culminating in an Associate’s Degree, Diploma, or Certificate. Paper applications can be printed from Google Classroom or see Ms. Shaffer for a copy. Submission deadline is February 2

Indiana Association of Educational Office Professional – applications are available on Google Classroom. Paper copies are located on the scholarship shelf outside of the LHS Guidance Office. Application deadline is February 10.

We the Students Essay Contest  https://billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/. Application/essay is due February 14

WIN Energy REMC Scholarships are for WIN Energy REMC members. Students must have maintained a 2.0 or higher. For details and application, go to, www.winenergyremc.com. Students have access to printable application on Google Classroom and paper copies on the scholarship shelf outside of the Guidance Office. Deadline for submission is February 15

2019-2020 Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship applications are available and due by February 28. Eligibility criteria and application are available on Google Classroom and the scholarship shelf. Scholarships include….

-Gloria Van Eaton Memorial Scholarship

-Chris and Laura Nardine Memorial Scholarship

-Ross Darkis Memorial Scholarship

-The Beacons of Excellence Scholarship

-Robert L. (Bob) Winkler Memorial Scholarship

-Donna Gayle Dashner Career Advancement Memorial Scholarship

Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship
Applicants must be planning to pursue a post-secondary education at any of the following institutions: colleges, universities, technical schools and./or schools offering certificate/license programs. Note that this scholarship requires a letter of sponsorship from the local DAR Chapter. For information about how to meet this requirement, see Mrs. Lancaster. Application can be printed from Google Classroom. Paper copies are available on the scholarship shelf. Applications must be mailed and must be postmarked before March 1st.

The National DAR Society provides over 20 different scholarships, many of them subject-specific, ranging from nursing to music to political science. For more information, visit http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships.

The IASP High School Scholarship is awarded annually to a graduating high school senior who has an interest in pursuing a career in the field of psychology. To be considered for this scholarship the candidate must be accepted by a college for enrollment, be interested in pursuing a career in the field of psychology and be in good academic standing. Paper applications are available for download at https://iaosp.wildapricot.org/page-1862824. Paper applications may be printed from Google Classroom are located on the scholarship shelf. Postmark deadline is March 1

Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union, Ted Hitch Scholarship Program. Applicants parents/guardians must be a member of the credit union for at least 18 months prior to March 1st 2019. Application is available for download at www.etfcu.org/scholarship, can be printed from Google Classroom. Paper copies are also available on the scholarship shelf. Submission deadline is March 1

Vincennes Rotary/Charles R Cronenwett Scholarship is available
Applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, have an exemplary academic record and high level of involvement in extracurricular activities, and may not be a member of a Vincennes Rotarian’s immediate family. Paper applications can be printed from Google Classroom and  are located on the scholarship shelf. Submission deadline is March 8

Vincennes Rotary/LaRoche Scholarship is available. To be eligible for this scholarship you must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, plan to enroll at VU, have a family income of less that $75,000 and may not a member of a Vincennes Rotarian’s immediate family. Paper applications can be printed from Google Classroom and  are located on the scholarship shelf. Submission deadline is March 8

Gamma Zeta Chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa, Inc offers three one-year scholarships to students attending VU. Application can be printed from Google Classroom and paper copies are available. Completed application must be postmarked by prior to April 1

Melissa Rose Ziemer Scholarship is available to ALL college bound seniors. Application is available for download from Google Classroom and paper copies are on the scholarship shelf. Completed applications must be turned in to Ms. Shaffer by April 1

Mary J Szczepanski “Never Give Up” MS Scholarship Program  www.msscholarship.org. Pamphlets are also available on the scholarship shelf. Deadline for submission is April 1

IN Sheriffs Association Scholarship for seniors committed to pursuing a career in a law enforcement field. Applicants must be a member or the dependent of a member. Membership application is included with the scholarship application. A paper application may be printed from Google Classroom and copies are located on the scholarship shelf outside of the Guidance Office. Deadline for submission is April 1

Ann Spencer Couchenour Memorial Scholarship eligibility criteria: 3.0 or above, active in school activities and a student leader. Application procedures are available on Google Classroom. Paper copies are located on the scholarship shelf. Submission deadline is April 15

VCSC Stars Rising Star Scholarship is for students who have participated in musicals and plays and have a 2.0 GPA or higher. Application is available for download in Google Classroom. Paper copies are also available on the scholarship shelf. Submission deadline is April 20

Vincennes University’s Mathematics Education Bachelor’s Degree Program has three new scholarships totaling $5000 to award to incoming students Fall 2019. SAT and/or ACT scores are required along with participation in a mathematics classroom as an intern, volunteer or tutor. Submission deadline is May 1

 

 

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https://www.cappex.com/scholarships – free scholarship database, originally considered merit aid

www.christianconnector.com is a free Christian College/Scholarship Information Service.

www.fastweb.com is a free scholarship, college and financial aid resource.

https://learnmoreindiana.org/ – Indiana specific college, cost, and career planning

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