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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/
10/3/17 Bedford Board of Realtors  The Bedford Board of Realtors will present scholarships to two (2) area senior students ($250.00 each) for the 2017-2018 school year. Students must reside in one of the following counties: Lawrence, Orange, Greene, Washington, Martin, Monroe or Jackson. Student must complete BBOR Scholarship Application and submit to the Scholarship Committee at the Bedford Board of Realtors Office, located at 1835 Steven Avenue, Bedford, IN 47421.  A copy of transcripts/grades must be attached to application, as well as proof of SAT scores. A 3.0 grade point average will be considered. For an application and a complete list of criteria, see the Guidance office. Student must be the child, stepchild, grandchild or legal ward of a primary or secondary member of the Bedford Board of Realtors. (Affiliate members are NOT eligible). 3/15/18 
10/5/17 WACE National Co-Op Scholarship Program As the largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States, WACE will award up to 160 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,200,000. Must attend one of the following WACE Partner Institutions: Clarkson University, Drexel, University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, The University of Toledo, Wentworth Institute of Technology. For a scholarship application or to complete your application online, please visit www.waceinc.org. Students must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale. Students must apply for the 2018-2019 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions listed.  2/15/2018 
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

2. Enter location LOUISVILLE,KY and click SEARCH
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
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
11/21/17 Monsanto Fund Apply for a $1,500 ag scholarship today! America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is offering more than $500,000 in scholarships to students in rural communities who are looking to continue their education in an ag-related field of study and become the next generation of ag leaders.
Applying is easy.
1. Go to GrowAgLeaders.com for more information and official rules.
2. Apply at FFA.org/scholarships. Applications accepted from November 15, 2017-February 1, 2018.
3. Obtain two farmer endorsements of your application by February 8, 2018.
Students seeking to continue their education in an ag-related field of study. 2/1/2018
11/29/2017 Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation Applicants should be male members of a Lutheran congregation who are interested in 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. Scholarships range from $1,500-$2,000. Applications due February 17, 2018. Students can apply at http://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org Male members of a Lutheran congregation 2/17/2018
11/30/17 Knights of Pythias - Grand Domain of Indiana Knights of Pythias – Grand Domain of Indiana Educational Assistance Program
Pick up an application in the Guidance Office.

  • 1) Must be a senior in any high school in Indiana or be home schooled in the appropriate grade level.
  • 2) Must have a grade point average of B or above.  A copy of transcript is required and MUST accompany the application. Transcript MUST include grade point average and, if applicable, rank in class.
  • 3) Applicant MUST submit SAT or ACT test results if available.
  • 4) Applicant must be registered in accredited college or university with proof of registration prior to disbursement of funds.
  • 5) The application packet must be postmarked on or before January 25, 2018 to be eligible! NONE will be accepted after this date!
  • 6) Applicant must submit the attached application. Application may be computer scanned or computer reproduced to increase the size of answer areas. HAND WRITTEN APPLICATIONS WILL NOT be accepted and will be immediately discarded!
  • 7) Applicant MUST include a short typed essay (600 words or less) about your goals AFTER graduating from college. (Attach separate sheet)
  • 8) Applicant MUST include a short typed essay (600 words or less) regarding your need of financial help. (Attach separate sheet)
  • 1) Selection of Educational of Educational Assistance Program winners will be3 by a committee appointed by the Grand Chancellor of the Knights of Pythias of Indiana.
  • 2) If you are selected as a recipient you will be required to give to the Grand Secretary your social security number, student ID number and final choice of the school you are attending with the proper address.
  • 1) An award of $1,000 for college expenses, such as books, room & board, tuition, etc. will be distributed directly to the college or university office by the Grand Secretary of the Grand Lodge of Indiana in the name of the student. Disbursements WILL NOT be made directly to the student – NO EXCEPTIONS! If the student so desires, they may have their funds held in their name by the college to be used in another year of their education. If the student withdraws from school before said funds are used, they shall be returned to the Grand Lodge Knights of Pythias of Indiana.
  • 2) All winners will be posted on knightsofpythiasofnewcastle.com
High school senior who lives in Indiana 1/25/2018
12/12/17 Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship Award Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust, Inc. (IBCAT) is currently accepting applications for the Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship of up to $1,500 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.
Application Download Information:
  1. Visit out website at www.breastcancerplate.org
  2. Click on the Scholarship tab
  3. Follow the link to download the complete application
Application Deadline is February 2, 2018. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications and Recommendation Forms must be postmarked no later than February 2, 2018. Faxed and/or e-mailed applications will not be accepted.
Indiana High School Seniors whose parent is battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer 2/2/2017
1/7/18 Order of Eastern Star Salem Chapter No. 286 Pick up a hard copy in the Guidance Office.
Attach a transcript.
graduating senior 2/28/18
1/7/18 I.A.E.O.P. Indiana Association of Office Professionals
one $1000 scholarship to an Indiana graduating senior
Applicant must have completed two or more business courses within four years of high school from among the following: computer programming, accounting, finance, business (management, law, co-op, etc.) computer science, or classes comparable to these courses.
Applicant must be enrolled, having made application to an institute of higher education
Applicant must maintain a 2.8 (of a possible 4.0) GPA

Pick up a hard copy in the Guidance Office 
graduating senior 2/5/18

*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. College students must update profile to reflect college level, grades, and activities (high school grades and activities will not be evaluated).  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.  The financial section is not necessary for East Washington Dollars for Scholars.  However, 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 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/

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