The application for the Indiana Constructors, Inc. Scholarship, administered by the Central Indiana Community Foundation has opened for the 2018-2019 school year. The application deadline is Tuesday, February 6, 2018. The scholarship is open to Indiana residents attending Hoosier colleges, universities or vocational, technical or trade schools. Applicants must plan to pursue — or currently be pursuing — a degree related to highway, bridge and/or the utility construction industry, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and demonstrate talent and skill through participation in community and school activities and work experience. Click here for link.
The Indiana Laborers' Training Fund Scholarship Award Program is now open. Deadline is April 30, 2018. Click here for application.
The American Society for Quality (ASQ) Evansville-Owensboro Section 0915 will once again offer a $500 scholarship. Must be emailed by March 31, 2018. Any senior can apply. Details and the application forms are available here. Click here for link.
Friends of Pioneer Scholarship. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale) and have at least one parent employed in the agriculture industry (e.g. farming, veterinary, agri-business, livestock production, 4-H staff, crop and soil science, etc.).
Click here for link and more information.
The Dubois County Community Foundation is offering various medical scholarships. These have been listed in the Perry County News. Apply online at www.mhhcc.org.
Masterbrand Cabinets Scholarships are now available for children of their employees. Complete the application at https://aim.applyists.net by March 1, 2018.
Also all students should check to see if the college they have enrolled in use the RAISEME scholarship website. To check, go to www.raise.me.
NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com has just launched its fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018. This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018. Click here for link.
The Imagine America Foundation is offering $1,000 scholarships to high school students that are entering a trade school. Click here for the link and information on how to apply.
Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship is now online. This is for students who have a parent that is battling breast cancer or a parent that lost the fight to breast cancer. The award is up to $1,500. Click here for website.
Applications must be postmarked no later than February 2, 2018.
The Indiana Department of Transportation is offering civil engineering students scholarships of up to $3,125 per semester, and paid employment during summer breaks and upon graduation.
Students must be accepted or enrolled full time in one of Indiana’s certified civil engineering schools and apply using the form at www.INDOTScholarship.IN.gov. Applications for the 2018-2019 school year must be submitted by December 31, 2017.
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education is pleased to announce the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship application opens September 1, 2017. As you may remember, the scholarship provides 200 high-achieving high school and college students interested in pursuing a career in education the opportunity to earn a renewable scholarship of up to $7,500 each year for four academic years. In exchange, students agree to teach for five years at an eligible Indiana school.
Students interested in applying must have a teacher complete a nomination form and upload the nomination form in their online application through ScholarTrack. Applications are due by 11:59pm EST on November 30, 2017.
The Indiana Sheriffs' Association, Inc. scholarship is now available. Deadline is April 1, 2018. Applicants must be committed to pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at an Indiana College. Click here for form.
Beta Sigma Psi a National Lutheran Farternity is offering several scholarships for senior male Lutheran students. Applications are due February 17th. Apply online at http://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org.
In March, 2018, the Mike Rowe Works Foundation will open up the 2018 scholarship opportunities. Two years ago, one of our student received $2,100 from this organization. Check out the website and when I hear more, I will post the information. www.ProfoundlyDisconnected.com
Knights of Pythias Educational Scholarship--Due January 25, 2018
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Students that have parents that are employed at MasterBrand Cabinets.
Click here for scholarship. Deadline is March 1, 2018 at 11:59 pm.
Students that have parents who are members or who work for members of the Dubois County Builders Association click here for a scholarship opportunity. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2018. If you're not sure who is a member, there is a list with the scholarship. I noticed that Mulzer Crushed Stone is a member.
Calculate the cost of getting a student loan. Go to lendedu.com
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Transferin.net Go here to check how your AP and Dual credit classes will transfer to the college you want to attend.
For practice tests for the ACT, go to www.actstudent.org
Tobacco Free Life awards $8,000 in scholarships every year to students who share their stories of how quitting smoking helped them to change their lives and their views on how we can create a smoke-free world. It’s free to apply for everyone. You can find more information at: tobaccofreelife.org/scholarship
If integrity, determination and courage describe you, you have what it takes to be a Horatio Alger Scholars. Go to scholars.horatioalger.org for more information. Deadline is October 25th. Apply online.
The Wendy's Heisman Scholarship is now online. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $10,000. Go to www.wendysheisman.com for information on how to apply.
Merit scholarship (money awarded based on academic success from colleges) information is typically mailed to the student once they apply for the colleges of their choice. Visit college websites for more scholarship information. Students can also visit the following websites to search for state and national scholarships to apply for: www.scholarships.com, www.fastweb.com, www.finaid.org
The Schergen's Technical Scholarship is now online. You will have to fill out the information and then print it out. You cannot save the information. If you are attending a 2 year college, you may want to check out this opportunity. Turn into Mrs. Backer by February 16, 2018. Click here for form.
The Schergen's Academic Scholarship is now online. To qualify, you need a GPA of 3.2 and either a 22 on the ACT or a 1060 on the new SAT. Turn in form to Mrs. Backer by January 13, 2018. Click here for form.
National Wild Turkey Federation scholarship is now available. The application says the deadline is January 1 however, they called and said that has changed to December 7, 2017. Click here for link. You must have a current hunting license to apply.
Any senior who is planning on enrolling in a STEM discipline major may be eligible for a $1,500 Indiana Space Grant Consortium. For more details, go to http://insgc.org.
www.learnmoreindiana.org has some tips for students interested in college. They also have some links to different scholarships. Check it out.
Trip to College is now a mobile platform! Text the word "grad" plus you or your student's high school graduation year to 69979 to receive free text alerts on upcoming deadlines for college and career readiness. This is a good tool to receive up-to-date information.
New scholarships available at www.scholarshipguidance.com. New
scholarships added daily.
http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship--essay contest once a month for a $1,000 scholarship
New scholarships available at www.studentScholarships.org. Log on to see if you qualify.
The scholarship listed below will be due March 12, 2018. The scholarship may have a different date but they are due to Mrs. Backer March 12, 2018.
Cash Waggner Scholarship Click here for application.
The Knights of Columbus Council 1172 Scholarship application is now in a folder of the same name on the common drive. It is 4 pages and can be found by clicking the following: k_of_c_scholarship_-_council_1172.pdf
The Rev. Edward J. Hueke Assembly 4th Degree, Knights of Columbus Scholarship
Click below for the 4 pages of the scholarship:
Page 1: Click here
Page 2: Click here
Page 3: Click here
Teacher Form: Click here
The Waupaca Foundry, Inc Scholarships $1,500 Scholastic Scholarship and a $1,500 Technical scholarship to a Perry County students. Application is due to Waupaca March 10th, 2017. If you want Mrs. Backer to deliver, it must be given to her by March 7th, 2017. Click here for 2017 application.
Tell City Kiwanis Club Click here for form
Tri Kappa Scholarship Click here for form
Mu Gamma Scholarship Click here for form
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 213 Scholarship Click here for form
Schweizer Fest Scholarship Click here for form
Ron Garland Memorial Scholarship Click here for form
Steven WH Thomasson Memorial Scholarship: Click here for form
Perry County Farm Bureau Scholarship Click here for form
Purdue Club of Lincoln Hills Scholarship Click here for form
Click here for faculty form.
Dan Peter Memorial Building Trades Scholarship Click here for form
Perry Central CTA Scholarship Cl ick here for form
Perry County Memorial Hospital Scholarship Click here for form
Travis Cronin Memorial Scholarship Click here for form
Eddie Cronin Memorial Scholarship Click here for form
Schreiber Family Charities Scholarship Click here for form
Joe and Golda Aders Foundation
Click here for application.
ATTC Scholarship now available. Click here for form.
Education Pays Application(formally Dollars for Scholars)