2016-2017 Scholarships 


ScholarshipQualificationsLinksDue Date
Wendy's High School Heisman High school senior who excels in athletics, academics, and community service.

Website 10/03/2016
Heratio Alger Financial need along with demonstrated integrity and perserverance in overcoming personal adversity

Website 10/25/2016
IUPUI Honors Scholarship

GPA of 3.75+; ACT of 28+ or SAT of 1250+; and completion of the Honors College Online Scholarship Application

Website 11/25/2016
Braden Scholarship- DePauw Must apply to DePauw by Early Action deadline of 12/1/16. Decatur County resident. Based on academics and personal characteristics.

  pdf Information College App deadline: 12/11/2016
Scholarship deadline: 2/1/2017
DCCSF Various scholarships for seniors graduating in the spring of 2017 from South Decatur or North Decatur High Schools

Website 12/09/2016
Next Generation Teacher Senior graduating in the top 20% of high school class who plans to be a teacher and will agree to work in Indiana for 5 years after college graduation. SAT score must be 1190+ or ACT composite of 26+.

Website 12/31/2016
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

High school seniors who excel in leadership, integrity, drive, and citizenship

Website 1/5/2017
Decatur County 4H Scholarship

Decatur Co 4H member for 5 consecutive years including this year. Planning to pursue post-secondary education.

Website 1/15/2017
Professional Athlete Foundation

Senior athlete who has particpated at the varsity level for at least one year and maintained a 3.2 GPA or higher. Must be accepted to a 2-year or 4-year college. Must NOT have accepted any scholarships or grants to participate in college athletics.

  pdf Application 1/20/2017
Indiana 4H Scholarships

Four different scholarships available. Check the website for specifics on each scholarship.

Website 1/25/2017
Knights of Pythias

Graduating senior with a 3.0+ GPA

  pdf Application 1/25/2017
Healthcare Leaders: Nursing Scholarship

Must be 17+ years old, with a 3.0+ GPA, and accepted to or attending a nursing or medical related program

Website 1/29/2017
IUPUC See Mrs. Tebbe   2/01/2017

Grow Ag Leaders Scholarships

See website for details Website 2/01/2017
Indiana Association of Educational Office Professionals
Graduating senior pursuing a business degree who wishes to continue into an office-related career.

  pdf Application 2/05/2017
Winfield Ag Must be a high school senior or college freshmen or sophomore. Demonstrate leadership and academic performance, plan to pursue an agriculture career, and complete the application that includes essays and recommendations.

Website 2/10/2017
Centra Foundation: Loretta Burd High School Scholarship

A senior who is a Centra member and planing to pursue further education after high school.

Website 2/13/2017
Kiwanis Scholarship

Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education

  pdf Application 2/15/2017
Ada L Cook Scholarship Graduating senior pursueing a medical career who is the child, grandchild, or great-grandchild of a veteran. Financial need is considered.

  pdf Application 3/1/2017
Margaret Mary Hospital Scholarship Senior pursuing a healthcare career with a 3.0 GPA. Class rank and test scores also considered. pdf Application 3/17/2017
Foundation for Rural Service Graduating senior in the ETC service area who has at least C GPA, has been accepted to a 2- or 4-year college, and plans to return to the rural community   pdf Application 3/1/2017
Phi Beta Psi Seniors pursuing a career in Medical Technology, Medical Lab Technology, Radiology, Cytotechnology, Nuclear Medicine Technology, or Diagnostic Medical Sonography

  pdf Application 3/13/2017
Indiana Association for the Gifted Graduating seniors with very strong academics (including GPA and SAT/ACT scores) Website 3/24/2017
Daughters of Isabella Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education   pdf Application 3/31/2017
BAR-CONS Federal Credit Union Graduating senior who is a member of BAR-CONS Federal Credit Union.   pdf Information 3/31/2017
Indiana Sheriff's Association Scholarship Graduating senior pursuing a career in law enforcement at an Indiana college or university. Must be a member, dependent child of a member, or teh grandchild of a current association member.   pdf Application 4/1/2017
Service Above Self Award is intended to recognize students who have demonstrated the Rotary motto of "service above self"   pdf Application 4/4/2017
Decatur County Recycling: Norma Bainbridge Memorial Scholarship Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education   pdf Application 4/6/2017
ETC Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education   pdf Application 4/7/2017
Tree City Saddle Club Student must be pursuing a degree in Equine, Veterinary/Vet Tech, or ag industry

  pdf Application 4/10/2017
Woman Educators Any female graduating senior pursuing a career in education   pdf Application 4/10/2017
Sandcreek Alumni Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education   pdf Application 4/14/2017
Psi Iota Xi   pdf Application 4/14/2017
Tree County Players   pdf Application 4/15/2017
New Point Fire Any graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education. Theme is for community service. pdf Application 5/5/2017
Student Council   pdf Application 5/5/2017
Lower Union Cemetary Scholarship Students attending any 2-year technical school or Purdue University for Agriculture   pdf Application 5/12/2017
Nursing School Almanac Graduating senior pursuing a career in nursing Website 6/30/2017

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Other Scholarship Resources and Links
IUPUC Counselor Scholarships
These scholarships are available in the guidance office starting in December. If you know you are attending IUPUC with over a 3.0 GPA, please see Mrs. Tebbe.

Good independent scholarship searches:

Indiana University 21st Century Scholarship Covenant

This scholarship aims to meet the remaining financial need for 21st Century Scholars to cover direct costs such as books, housing, etc.
-Must meet all admission and financial aid deadlines.
To learn more, visit:

American Legion- Need a Lift?
Several scholarships of various amounts and due dates as well as a resource guide with other search suggestions and organizations offering scholarships.

Where else can I find scholarships?
Make sure to check other places for scholarships.

  • Ask your employer
  • Ask your parents' employer(s)
  • Check with your bank
  • Check websites of companies like Coca-Cola and Best Buy

  • Location