Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIPS (Updated 9-15-17)

 

SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES

www.schoolsoup.com

www.zinch.com

www.fastweb.com

www.scholarships.com

www.scholarshipsamerica.com

www.anycollege.com  – win $1,000

www.collegeinfo.com

www.collegeanswer.com

www.meritaid.com

www.college-scholarships.com

www.gmsp.org

www.capex.com/scholarships

www.studentscholarships.org

www.zinch.com

www.ChristianConnector.com – Christian College Information and Scholarship Resource

www.bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

www.mycollegedollars.com

www.scholarshipexperts.com

www.tuitionfundingsources.com

 

Available  Scholarships

Indiana University Achievement Scholarships

Awards based on SAT or ACT scores along with GPA and class rank.  All application materials for admission must be submitted by November 1, 2017 to be considered.  More information at www.scholarships.indiana.edu.

 

Indiana University Groups Scholars Program

The Groups Scholars Progam is for students who are low income and/or first generation.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and complete the Core 40 curriculum.  See Mrs. Nunley in Guidance for more information.  Deadline to apply to the program is November 1, 2017.

 

Louies Tux Shop Model Search Scholarship

Louies Tux Shop will be awarding 2, $1,000 scholarships in conjunction with the 4th  annual statewide Model Search.  Deadline to submit photo and application is October 15, 2017.  More information is available at www.louiestuxshop.com/modelsearch.  

 

Elks National Most Valuable Student Scholarship Awards

High School Seniors:  Award based on financial need, leadership, and scholastic achievement ranging from $1,000-$15,000/year.  Applications are available at www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm starting September 1, 2017.  Deadline for submitting an application is November 27, 2017.

 

 

 

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

If youve made a difference through volunteering over the past year, you could win $1,000 and a trip to Washington D. C.  Applications available online at www.spirit.prudential.com.  Deadline to apply is November 7, 2017.       

 

Horatio Alger Association

Receive up to a $25,000 award based on financial need, integrity, perseverance, and overcoming adversity.  Must be involved in extra-curricular and community service activities and have a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.  Apply online at www.scholars.horatioalger.org.  Deadline to apply is October 25, 2017. 

 

Coca-Cola Scholars

Applicants are evaluated on the following: leadership, commitment to community, academic achievement, and part-time employment.  Apply at                                      www.coca-colascholars.org.  Deadline to apply is October 31, 2017. 

 

AES Engineers Scholarship

$500 scholarship awarded based on character as determined by the evaluation of written essays submitted by students.  Students should visit www.aesengineers.com  to answer one of the essay questions.  Deadline for entry is October 6, 2017.

 

Kids Chance Inc of Indiana

This scholarship is for students whose families have been financially impacted by workplace injury or death.  Information available at www.kidschancein.org.

 

Wendys Heisman Scholarship

Wendys is giving away 100 scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 for scholar athletes.  Apply online at www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com.  Deadline to apply is October 2, 2017.

 

Indiana State University Networks Scholarship

Indiana State University offers a full in-state tuition scholarship for students in any business major who intend to pursue careers in the financial services industry.  Applicants must possess 2 of the following 3 criteria:

  1. 1070 SAT combined critical reading and math score or 1140 SAT combined evidence-based reading, writing, and math sore, or a 23 ACT composite score.
  2. GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  3. Ranked in the top 15% of the senior class

Apply at www.indstate.edu/scholarships/freshman/networks.htm.  Deadline to apply is December 1, 2017.

 

University of Evansville

Direct entry Baccalaureate to MD program.  Indiana high school seniors may apply for this highly competitive program that offers direct entry into Indiana University School of Medicine Evansville.  Students must submit the following by December 1, 2017.  The U. E. application for admission and the B/MD program application, 4 letters of recommendation, and a personal interest essay.  Apply today at www.evansville.edu/majors/BtoMD or schedule a campus visit.

 

National Co-Op Scholarship Program

Students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and be accepted into one of the following universities for the 2017-2018 school year:  Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Cincinnati, University of Toledo, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Clarkson University, State University of New York Oswego, University of Massachusetts Lowell, or Merrimack College.  Students can apply online at www.waceinc.org.

 

Comcast Leaders and Achievers

Are you a leader at Woodlan?  If so, see Mrs. Nunley about this scholarship opportunity before November 1, 2017.  One student from Woodlan will be nominated for this $1,000 scholarship.

 

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne offers MANY scholarships to Allen County seniors.  Visit the website at www.cfgfw.org for more information on all of the scholarships or pick up a brochure in guidance.  Application deadlines vary per scholarship.

 

University of Southern Indiana David L. Rice Merit Scholarship

The Rice Merit Scholarship is available to students attending the University of Southern Indiana and have a 3.0 GPA, 1020 SAT or 20 ACT.  Visit www.usi.edu/admissions/scholarships to apply.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2018.

 

Rove Pest Control Scholarship

$500 scholarship awarded to a student based solely on academic achievement, but financial need may be considered.  Students must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.  Visit www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship to apply.  Deadline to apply is December 31, 2017.

 

Senior Advisor: Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

Three $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to students enrolling in any college for either a 2 year or 4 year degree.  Students must submit a 500-750 word essay in response to the question:  How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town?  Essay topic and scholarship details can be found at www.senioradvisor.com. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2017.

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Are you active in your community?  Have you led a project that benefits others?  Have you overcome personal challenges?  If so check out this scholarship opportunity.  Learn more and apply online at www.us.axa.com.  Deadlines is Dec. 15, 2017.

 

The United States Jaycee Senate Foundation

This is a one-time $1000 scholarship awarded to a graduating senior.  Application can be found at www.usjcisenate.org under the Scholarship Program tab.  The application deadline is January 5, 2018.  Applications need to be emailed to Kyle Wright at k-w-4@hotmail.com.  Contact Kyle via email or phone at (219) 863-4217 if you have questions.  Copies of the application are available in Guidance.

 

Indiana Recycling Coalition Scholarship

Ten $1,000 scholarships are available to students who join the Student Recycling Leadership Corps.  Students enrolled in the program will run a K-12 recycling competition (Recycle Rally) and a recycling project in a public space.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5.  Visit www.indianarecycling.org and click on Student Recycling Leadership Corp under the Programs tab for more information and how to apply.  Deadline to apply is September 30, 2017.

 

Next Generation Hoosier Educator Scholarship

The Next Generation Hoosier Educator Scholarship Program offers up to $7,500 each year of college for four years for students who commit to teaching in Indiana for five years after earning their degrees.  Visit www.LearnMoreIndiana.org/NextTeacher for more information and to apply.  Deadline to apply is November 30, 2017.

 

Asian and Pacific Islander American General Scholarship

One time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards granted to qualified Asian and Pacific Islander American students with financial need.  Visit www.apiasf.org and click on the scholarship tab for more information.  Deadline to apply is January 11, 2018.