College Scholarships

Don't forget that your school of choice will have scholarship opportunities. Please check their websites!
Indiana College Dollars

Date Posted Organization Requirements Potential Recipients Deadline
8/4/17 INvestED Do you live in Indiana? Are you thinking of going to college in the near future? Are you at least 16 years old? If so, this is a chance for a $1,000 scholarship, no essay required.https://www.investedindiana.org/literacy/1000-invested-scholarship-giveaway/


11/9/17 UPS Earn & Learn Program Earn & Learn Program
Approved post-secondary institutions:
  • Up to $5,250 annually for tuition/books
  • Reimbursed to the student upon completion of classes
Program requirements
  • Must be actively employed by the UPS Air or Ground Operation in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Student may start at UPS anytime during the school term and must be on payroll at the end of the student agreement period/time of reimbursement:
  • Student must submit required documents
  • Reimbursement amount based on percent of eligible days worked during term at approved institutions
Degrees/certificates awarded from specific institute of study
  • May study any degree program offered at approved institutions
Graduate Debt Free! Apply at UPSJOBS.COM

1. Go to UPSJOBS.COM
2. Enter location LOUISVILLE,KY and click SEARCH
3. Click PACKAGE HANDLER PART-TIME LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY
4. Click APPLY NOW
5. Scroll to bottom NEW TO UPSJOBS.COM? Click CREATE A PROFILE NOW complete profile information then click SAVE PROFILE
6. Answer qualification questions and shift availability then click CONTINUE
7. Complete ONLINE APPLICATION
8. Schedule your INTERVIEW ONLINE
9. Questions, call the JOBLINE 502-359-1877
Must be actively employed by the UPS Air or Ground Operation in Louisville, Kentucky Ongoing
9/20/2018 Next Level Jobs Workforce Ready Grant The Next Level Jobs Workforce Ready Grant provides free job training for Hoosiers in high-demand sectors from Ivy Tech Community College or Vincennes University. Sectors include: Advanced Manufacturing, Building & Construction, Health & Life Science, IT & Business Services and Transportation & Logistics.

The Indiana General Assembly created Next Level Jobs for working-age Hoosiers in 2017, and expanded the program in 2018 to include all high school graduates. This is a great opportunity for all students, especially those who may not qualify for other forms of financial aid.

Next Level Jobs provides free job training for Hoosiers who:

1) Are an Indiana resident AND a U.S. citizen
2) Have a high school diploma (or equivalent) but less than a college degree
3) Enroll in a qualifying certificateprogram in a high-demand job sector

For more information, please visit:
https://www.nextleveljobs.org/Job-Seeker/Available-Job-Training
All high school graduates
 9/4/2019 Cox Scholars Six different scholarships currently bear the Cox name. If youre an incoming or currently enrolled IU student who maintains solid academic performance while working a part-time job, you might be eligible for a Cox Scholarship!

https://coxscholars.indiana.edu/
Incoming or currently enrolled IU student.  Please see individual scholarship.
 10/21/2019 The Networks Scholarship  The Networks Scholarship is for students studying for a career in business and financial services.

To be eligible to apply, students must be admitted as an incoming freshman to Indiana State. Qualified students should possess two of the following three criteria:

1. A cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 on a 4.0 scale.
2. An 1140 SAT or 23 ACT.
3. Ranking in the top 15% of the senior class.

Please apply at www.indstate.edu/apply.
 2019 Senior 12/15/2019
 10/24/2019 Coolidge Scholarship The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year merit scholarship that may be used by recipients for undergraduate study at any accredited college or university in the United States. Any high school junior who plans on enrolling in college in the fall of 2021 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply.

Coolidge Scholars are selected based primarily on academic excellence. Secondary criteria include: an interest in public policy, an appreciation for and understanding of the values President Coolidge championed, as well as humility and service.

To apply, please visit:
www.coolidgescholars.org
Class of 2021 1/16/2020
 10/28/2019 Knights of Pythias Requirements:
- Must be a senior in any high school or home school and a resident of Indiana.
- Must have a GPA of B (3.0) or above when in high school.
- Applicant must be registered in accredited college or university.
- The application must be postmarked on or before 1/25/2020.
- Applicant must submit attached application.
- Applicant must include a short typed essay about your goals after graduating from college.

Please come to Guidance for a copy of application. 
Seniors  1/25/2020 
 11/4/2019 The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship 

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
  • Show leadership potential
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service
  • Present evidence of financial need
  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship

To learn more about the Jackie Robinson Foundation, please visit our website at jackierobinson.org.

Seniors  2/1/2020

*Stop in the Guidance Office for more info

Dollars for Scholars:
All must read: Click the link below to complete the Dollars for Scholars profile/application. Profiles can be completed during grades 9-12 and post-secondary. Information must be up-to-date during your graduating year/year of submission to be considered/eligible for scholarships. If eligibility requirements are met, you will have the opportunity to submit your profile to the East Washington Dollars for Scholars. High School GPA: 3.0 (non-weighted). College GPA: 2.75. The application will become available February 1. Due date is April 1. Your profile must be complete before you can submit the Dollars for Scholars application. Submitting the application is separate from the profile. Multiple national/matching scholarship opportunities are also available, including FastWeb, that may require you to complete the financial section. Due dates vary for national scholarships. HS students must read: HS students will have a transcript uploaded from Guidance once the request is submitted. HS students will also have a recommendation uploaded from a HS faculty member once the request is submitted. Guidance will not complete recommendation forms. College students must read: College students must update profile to reflect college level, grades, and activities (high school grades and activities will not be evaluated).College students must upload an updated college transcript. Recommendation forms must be from a university professor/counselor and requested through the profile. Letters of Recommendation will not be accepted.

 

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21st Century ScholarTrack:
The Scholar Success Program includes activities that will help you stay on track for college and career success. Each grade level has three activities to complete. Scholars can complete the specific steps for their grade level and track their progress using ScholarTrack. Here, you can see all 12 requirements Scholars must complete during high school to receive their 21st Century Scholarship.
Create/sign into account at: https://secure.in.gov/apps/che/scholartrack/