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.
 10/28/2019 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
 12/16/2019 Cobell Scholarship Program The highly competitive, nonrenewable, need- and merit-based Cobell Scholarship Program, administered by Indigenous Education, Inc., provides scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled members of U.S. federally recognized tribes, pursuing vocational, undergraduate, and graduate degrees at nonprofit institutions.

Applications are accepted December 15 through March 31 annually for the upcoming academic year through the Online Application and Student Information System (OASIS). Applicants begin by creating a general application profile in OASIS, after which they're matched to the available scholarship opportunities for which they're qualified.
American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled members of U.S. federally recognized tribes  3/31/2020
 1/1/2020 Marine Corp Scholarship
Foundation

This scholarship is for undergraduate students, including those pursuing non-degree certificate programs that are longer than 12 months. Apply for this scholarship if you are:

  • An incoming college freshman or currently in college
  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree, associates, or certificate


 03/03/2020
 12/18/19 Marine Corp
Scholarship 
Foundation

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE)

We’re committed to supporting Marine children in pursuit of their educational goals and there’s no more versatile educational path than through Career and Technical Education (CTE). From health sciences to finance, IT to manufacturing, CTE professionals are on the cutting edge of today’s most hands-on careers.

This scholarship is for students planning to attend a non-degree certificate program or vocational training that is 12 months or less at a community college or private career school listed on College Navigator.



ongoing
 1/7/2020 Eastern Star Scholarship This scholarship is given to deserving senior(s) from Eastern, Salem, and/or West Washington
High School each year. It is not necessary to have Masonic relationship to apply; however, this
may be taken into consideration. Recipients are selected for awards based on academics,
extracurricular activities, and the application itself. Awards may be revoked after presentation
if recipient is involved in any unlawful or inappropriate behavior.

Pick up an application in the Guidance Office.
Seniors  2/29/2020
 1/16/2020 United Producers, Inc. Scholarship *Applicants must be a member or a child/grandchild of a UPI member. Members market at least one head of livestock at UPI per year. Membership will be based on UPI's 2019 records.
*Applicants must be a 2020 graduating high school senior enrolled in a college or technical school, studying an agriculture-related field.
*Applicants must submit a completed application and personal essay summarizing their college and career goals.

Applications can be picked up in the Guidance Office.
Seniors 4/1/2020
 1/16/2020  Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship The scholarship of up to $2,500 for college or post-secondary technical schooling is awarded to an Indiana High School Senior(s) whose parent is battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer.

Please visit the following website to download an application:
http://www.breastcancerplate.org/
Seniors  1/31/2020
 1/16/2020 Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation  These Scholarships serve as our way to give back to the Lutheran Community. Applicants should be male members of a Lutheran congregation dedicated to living up to the ideals of being a Christian Gentleman. There is no obligation to join Beta Sigma Psi or be related to one of it's members in order to be considered. Students may apply for multiple awards.

Apply Online: https://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org
Senior Males  2/15/2020
 1/21/2020 Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship 1. All applicants must be an Indiana resident.
2. All applicants must be committed to pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at an Indiana college or university.
3. All applicants must be a current member of the association, OR a dependent child OR grandchild of a current member of the association.
4. All applicants must enroll as a full-time student.

Please pick up an application in the Guidance Office. 
Seniors  4/1/2020
 1/21/2020 The Kyle L. Harrop Memorial Scholarship  The scholarship recipient will:
*Be a student at an IASP Department of Student Programs member school.
*Have participated in one of the following Dept. of Student Activities programs while in high school: Academic Spell Bowl, Academic Super Bowl, Quiz Bowl, Academic Decathlon, and/or Future Problem Solvers.
*Enter and attend Purdue University, West Lafayette, as an admitted student in Fall, 2020.
*Submit a letter of recommendation from a school employee.
*Submit a short essay, up to 250 words, on the affect music in general, or a specific piece of music, has impacted you throughout your life, or during a specific moment of your life.
*Submit an official school transcript.
*Provide information regarding your participation in extra-curricular activities, community service, and employment.
*Please include a brief paragraph to address how this scholarship will assist you in attending Purdue University, West Lafayette.
*List any additional scholarships you are receiving, etc.

Please pick up an application in the Guidance Office.
 Seniors 3/31/2020
 1/24/2020 Washington County Farm Bureau Scholarship  Applicants should be  2020 graduates from Eastern, Salem, or West Washington High Schools admitted to a school of higher learning (career tech/vocational, 2-year, 4-year, continuing education, etc.). Preference will be given to applicants with a chosen career path in Agriculture or a related field.

Apply directly online at
https://www.infarmbureau.org/resources/grants-and-scholarships
2020 Graduates  3/1/2020 

*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 3. 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/