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Scholarships for 2022-2023

JAMES HOLT CHARITABLE FOUNDATION, INC. 

The James Holt Charitable Foundation, Inc in conjuction with the Clark Masonic Lodge No. 40 will award scholarships to qualified senior students who reside in Clark County, Indiana and attend a participating high school. This scholarship will award $10,000 to one graduating senior from Silver Creek High School. The application can be picked up in the counsling office and is due back to the counseling office by March 1, 2023. 

INDIANA SHERIFFS' ASSOCIATION, INC

Indiana Sheriffs' Association sponsors a scholarship program awarding scholarships to deserving student throughout Indiana. This year they will be awarding (40) $750 scholarships to students who are pursuing an education and career in the criminal justice field. Applications can be found at www.indianasheriffs.org as well as in the counseling office. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2023  

United Producers, Inc. 

United Producers, Inc. offers up to 10 $1.500 scholarships to graduating high school students. Applicants or their parent/grandparent must be a member of the UPI or be nominated by a member. Applicants must be a 2022 high school senior planning to attend college or technical school. The application and essay must be submitted by April 1, 2023 Application can be found online at www.uproducers.com/scholarship. Questions regarding the scholarship may be sent via email to scholarship@uproducers.com 

WATSON WATER COMPANY SCHOLARSHIP 

Water Water Company offeres a scholarship for granduating seniors whose parents or guardians are members of the Watson Water Company. The scholarship for $1,000 to help off set the cost of the students first year of college. To apply please visit http://www.watson-water.com/ or stop by the counseling office to pick up the application. 

The Kayde Sue Foundation 

The Kayde Sue Foundation annual scholarship offers a scholarship to a high school senior each year to a student who has made an impact or change in the lives of others, their own personal life, their community, church or anything that is important to them. To apply please stop by the counsleing office to pick up an application. Deadline to get application submitted to KSF is April 1st. 

REMC Scholarships 

The Clark Country REMC offers several scholarships for high school seniors. If you plan to attend IUS, Ivy Tech, or Purdue Polytechnic New Albany you can apply for one of the twenty $1,000 scholarships being offered. There is also a $2,500 scholarship for one high school senior that will be a full-time student attending any Indiana college or university. Students must be either a REMC member or reside in a household of a REMC member.  To apply please visit https://www.clarkremc.coop/community/youth-programs/college-scholarships/ to download the application. Deadline to apply is March 3, 2023. 

NANCY JAYNES MEMORIAL SCHOLARHSIP AWARD 

The Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship is named in honor of the founder of the Indiana Breast Cancer Awarness Trust, Nancy Jaynes. Nancy was a Plymouth, Indiana Consumer Sciences teacher who lost her battle with breast cancer in 2008. This scholarship is for up to $2,500 for college or post-secondary technical schooling and is awarded to an Indiana high school senior whose parent is battleing cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer. To apply please visit www.breastcancerplate.org click on How We Help followed by Scholarships. Deadline to apply is February 10, 2023

The Helen Humphrey Scholarship  is open to any Silver Creek High School senior who has applied to any IU System school(this includes IUS, IUB and IUPUI). To apply for this scholarship and any other IU Scholarship students need to complete IU Scholarships General Application online. There are many scholarship opportunities associated with this scholarship application. Students will see a complete list of scholarship opportunities and a description of each when they access the application. Students must create their IU network login and email address prior to accessing the IU Scholarships General Application. Additional information about the IU Scholarships application process on this page. Students can access the IU Scholarships General Application by following the link provided in the first paragraph of this email, or they can visit www.one.iu.edu, search for ‘scholarships’, and then click on the   icon. Once the general application is submitted, students may be recommended to submit additional applications that have more detailed requirements based on the answers they have provided.

 

If students are unable to find answers to their questions on the IU Scholarships page, please direct them to iufschol@indiana.eduThe deadline to complete the application for the Helen Humphrey and all other IU Scholarships is March 10, 2022 at 11:59pm EST.

 

**Important information specific to the Helen R. Humphrey Scholarship. **

When students fill out this scholarship application, they will be prompted with, Please provide the contact information for your high school guidance counselor so that they may submit their feedback directly into this scholarship application system., where they should enter a name and email, followed by the answer to, What is your relationship to the individual who provided your letter of recommendation?.  See the list below for your counselors information.

Emily Losey Last Names: A-F elosey@scsc.school

Amy Compton Last Names: G-O acompton@scsc.school

Amanda Owen Last Names: P-Z aowen@scsc.school

Tony Bennett Memorial Foundation 2023 Scholarship Application and Information 

The Tony Bennett Memorial Foundation offers a scholarship to students that have faced adversities such as loss of a loved one to suicide, significant injuries or disabilities, or other life-altering events. Please click the google link below to access the application. Deadline to apply is April 6, 2023 

http://www.trbennettmemorialfoundation.org/ 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1xKKC6IaTud3X5Ac661KJvf0wQN8P67Sn/edit?usp=share_link&ouid=110937930218661136416&rtpof=true&sd=true

 Kelley School of Business at IUPUI 

Kelley School of Business at IUPUI have several opportunities to qualify for scholarships. We’re sharing some details on how to apply to scholarships at Kelley at IUPUI, which scholarships we offer, and how we can support your students in funding their degrees.

How to apply for scholarships at Kelley
Students may need guidance applying for scholarships at the Kelley School at IUPUI. Once students have applied to IUPUI and been admitted to Kelley, they can begin applying for scholarship opportunities. Tell them to follow these steps: 

  1. Access the scholarship task at One.IU.
  2. Click on the scholarships task, and log in using your IU computing account with your 10-digit University ID. If you do not know your University ID, email apply@iupui.edu
  3. Complete the General Application to see a list of recommended scholarship opportunities.
  4. Once you submit the General Application, you can search for the Kelley School of Business at IUPUI scholarships. 


The IU Scholarship System is incredibly intuitive and offers a sophisticated filter to allow students to find scholarships that require individual applications. It also allows students to create a general application that they can automatically pull into any scholarship for which they qualify. 

Direct admit students should apply now for Kelley Scholarships 
The deadline to apply for Kelley-specific scholarships is February 14. We recommend all students apply to multiple, community-based, and private scholarships. Our Kelley direct admits can also apply for additional Kelley-specific scholarships based on the student's demographics.

The following scholarships for underrepresented minorities require full-time enrollment and an essay, but they do not require Indiana residency nor a FAFSA:

  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Scholarship: Designed for underrepresented minority students, this scholarship requires an essay of 300 words or less explaining what diversity, inclusion, and belonging challenges the student overcame that prepared them to become a direct admit first-year student and providing examples how to improve and create equal opportunity for all students.
  • Student Success Scholarship: Designed for underrepresented minority students, this scholarship requires an essay of 300 words or less explaining what student success challenges the student overcame that prepared them to become a direct admit first-year student and providing examples how to improve and create equal opportunity for all students.
  • Excellence in Innovation Scholarship: Designed for underrepresented minority students, this scholarship requires an essay of 300 words or less explaining what excellence in innovation challenges the student overcame that prepared them to become a direct admit first-year student and providing examples how to improve and create equal opportunity for all students.

THE LOUISVILLE AGRICULTURE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

The Louisville Agriculture Club is offering three $4,000 scholarships for students who are planning to major in agriculture or agriculture related degree.This is open to students that live in Clark, Floyd, and Harrision counties in Indiana as well as several counties in Kentucky. The application to apply is now open visit www.louisvilleagclub.org/scholarships to learn more. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2023. 

UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE ACES OPPORTUNITY GRANT AND HOOSIER ACES SCHOLARSHIP

UE has a grant opportunity open for students who show a finiancial need. Family must have a gross income of less than $50,000 or be eligible for free/reduced lunch and are eligible for Indiana state grant funding. File your FASFA by April 15, 2023 to find out. Learn more at evanseville.edu/aog 

Hoosier Aces Scholarship is also open students that meet the above requirements and have a 3.5 GPA or higher and an expected family contriburtion of 0 as determined by FAFSA will also qualify for fees, standard housing, and meals at University of Evansville. To learn more please visit evansville.edu/hoosieraces 

The Horatio Alger Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. scholarship is now open to apply. This scholarship is for a junior student who is enrolled full-time in high school, you must exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree, must demonstrate a critical financial need, be involved in co-cirricular and community service activities, display integrity and perserverance in overcoming adversity, hold a minimum GPA of 2.0, and be a US Citizen. 

To apply please visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/ applications must be submitted online. 

    The Knights of Pythias Poster/Visual Arts Contest 

The Knights of Pythias Poster/Visual Arts Contest is open to any student enrolled as a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior in any Junior or Senior High  Public or Parochial School in Indiana. The theme for this years contest is "Teacher Appreciation" For more information please stop by the counseling        office to pick up the information packet. 

Knights of Pythias Grand Domain of Indiana Educational Assistance Program 

The Knights of Pythias Grand Domain of Indiana scholarship is now open. The Knights award $1,000 for college expenses. The application is available in the counseling office. Application must be postmarks on or before January 25, 2023. 

Clark County Recycling District Earth Day Scholarship 

The Clark County Recycling District offers an Earth Day Scholarship for up to $5,000. Students must be a resident of Clark County and plan to attend full time college or university.  For more information and to pick up the application please stop by the counseling office. Deadline to submit application is February 24, 2023.   

The Networks Scholarship 

The Networks Scholarship is a 4 year, $9,000 scholarship. To be eligible to apply, students must be admitted as an incoming freshman to Indiana State University, must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 on a 4.0 scale, at 1140 SAT or 23 ACT score and be ranking in the top 15% of their senior class. To apply please visit www.indstate.edu/apply  Student must have applied and been accepted to Indiana State by December 1st. Deadline to apply for this scholarship is December 15th. 

Gongawear Scholarship 

The Gongaware Center for Insurance and Financial Services offers the Gongaware Schoalrship. This scholarship is $9,000 per year for four years for students interested in a career in insurance, risk management or financial services. To apply please visit www.indstate.edu/gongaware Deadline for applcations is December 15th. 

National Society of Daughters of the American revolution:

The National Society of DAR offers many scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 for a variety of areas of study. For more information please visit their website at www.dar.org/national-society/scholarshipsThe listing is also available in the counseling office.

Student Scholarship

StudentScholarship.org offers a variety of scholarships. Visit https://studentscholarships.org/ for a full list and how to apply.

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation: 

Each year the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation awards 150 college scholarships woth $20,000 to high school student across the United States. Fill out the online application here https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/ccsf. Students need to have a 3.0 GOA or higher. The deadline to complete the required eligibility quiz is 4 pm Eastern on Monday, October 31, 2022.

Hispanic Heritage Foundation's (HHF) 2022 Youth Awards

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s (HHF) 2022 Youth Awards educational grants program is now accepting applications! Our 24th Annual Youth Awards will award students who are in the graduating Class of 2023 with up to $4000 in educational grants to fund their higher education or to fund a community-based project. To be considered, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be currently enrolled in high school and graduating in the spring of 2023
  • Must have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 7.5 on a 10.0 scale
  • Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2023-2024
  • Be of Hispanic heritage (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines)
  • If selected, attendance at the virtual ceremony is mandatory

The deadline to apply is November 13th, 2022. Students can apply at www.HispanicHeritage.org.

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 in financial aid to aspiring teachers. Top-performing high school and college students who are planning to teach in the State of Indiana for at least five years can receive up to $7,500 per year of college (up to $30,000 total) from the scholarship. Interested students are encouraged to act quickly as there are only 200 scholarships available.

Students should apply by Jan. 31, 2023, at ScholarTrack.IN.gov.

Heisman High School Scholarship:

The Heisman High School Scholarship program honors hundreds of the nation’s most accomplished, community-minded high school senior athletes each year. The Heisman High School Scholarship program will recognize a winner from each high school in the nation that has student participation in the Program by way of application. The top male and female applicants from each state will be awarded $1,000. Among the top male and female applicants from each state, the twelve (12) most outstanding will be identified as national finalists and win at least $2,000. Of the national finalists, a male and a female winner will be selected as the winner of the $10,000 National Heisman High School Scholarship.  Please go to the following website https://heismanscholarship.com to apply. Deadline to apply is October 20, 2022.

IU (all campuses) Scholarships

Here are some of the key steps in the IU Bloomington scholarship process:

  • All students who submit a complete application for admission by November 1 of their senior year of high school will receive highest consideration for IU Academic Scholarships and for the Selective Scholarship Application (SSA)—no additional application required.
  • IU Academic Scholarship recipients will be notified via email in mid-February, followed with a letter in the mail.
  • Admitted students might be invited to complete the SSA during their senior year of high school. The SSA opens the door to even more funding opportunities at IU. If you’re a high school counselor and have been asked to write a recommendation letter, we can guide you through the process of serving as a recommender for the SSA.
  • Admitted students can apply for additional scholarships by logging in to One.IU, searching for “Scholarships,” and exploring opportunities that best fit their circumstances.
Clark County Martin Luther King Scholarship

Clark County Martin Luther King Scholarship is now available. Students may pick up an application in the counseling office. Deadline to submit all materials to Mrs. Owen is December 2, 2022 at 2:30pm.

2023 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline is January 5th.  Visit https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/ge-reagan/ for more information and to apply.