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    NOVEMBER DEADLINES 
    DRIVER EDUCATION INITIATIVE AWARD
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be currently enrolled in either high school, university or college
    -Employees and relatives of National Driving and Traffic School are ineligible
    -Essays must have a minimum of 750 words
    -Click  HERE for essay requirements
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $500
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply. For more information,visit the DMVedu website.
    DEADLINE   November 30, 2022
     
    DECEMBER DEADLINES   
    BARBARA LOTZE SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE PHYSICS TEACHERS
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a United States Citizen
    -Must be accepted in an accredited two-year college, four-year college or a university
    -Plan to pursue a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in high schools
    -Must show promise of success in their studies
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $3,000 and a one year student membership to the American Association of Physics Teachers 
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process,click HERE to create an account. For more information, visit the American Association of Physics Teachers website
    DEADLINE   December 1, 2022

    AED.US SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a high school senior or enrolled in an accredited college or university
    - Must complete the following steps to apply: 
      1) Locate and take a picture of an AED in your community
      2) Interview someone who has used an AED (e.g. EMS, Fire Dept. Law Enforcement)
      3) Record a 1-2 minute video of them describing a time when an AED saved or could have saved a life
      4) Write a 300-500 word summary of the interview
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,500
    HOW TO APPLY  Email Picture, Video and Summary to support@aed.usFor more information, click HERE.
    DEADLINE   December 1, 2022

    STEPHEN J. BRADY STOP HUNGER SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be enrolled in an accredited educational institution (kindergarten through graduate school) in the United States.
    -Must have demonstrated on-going commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months. 
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $7,500 (and $5,000 for your grant for your charity)
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   December 7, 2022

    THE SCIENCE AMBASSADOR SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a woman attending (or planning to attend) a school in the United States or a US Territory
    -Must be a high school senior (or undergraduate student)
    -Must submit a educational video about a STEM topic you are passionate about
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $40,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   December 13, 2022 by 11:59PM CST   
     
    MEDICAL SCRUBS COLLECTION SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a citizen of the United States or in possession of an Alien Registration Card
    -High school senior or enrolled in an accredited US college or university
    -Minimum GPA of 3.0
    -Pursuing a degree in the medical field such as therapy, nursing, medicine, nutrition, laboratory science, dentistry, etc.

    *Although all students with the above criteria are welcome to apply for this scholarship, preference will be given to students with a physical disability*
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Email application and to scholarships@medicalscrubscollection.com 
    Click HERE for more information
    DEADLINE   December 15, 2022 by midnight EST

    24X7 DOCTORS ANSWERING SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Either currently enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited undergraduate college or university
    - No cumulative GPA requirement
    -350+ word essay on the topic of healthcare. Must address the following 2 questions:
      1) Should Healthcare be Universal?
      2) How do you feel about the cost of healthcare vs the benefit?
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Email application and to info@24x7doctorsansweringservice.com 
    Click HERE for more information
    DEADLINE   December 15, 2022

    BURGER KING SCHOLARS PROGRAM
    REQUIREMENTS -Be living in the US, Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada
    -Be a graduating high school senior
    -Cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
    -Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 23-24 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school or CEGEP or equivalent in the US, Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process, click HERE to apply and for more information.
    DEADLINE   December 15, 2022

    EQUITABLE EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS Applicants must:
    • Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States** by Fall 2023.
      **Enrollment at an accredited postsecondary institution outside of the United States may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
    • Demonstrate ambition and self-drive to be a force for good in school, community or work activities
    • Be willing to provide a release to publicize their identities and information about their achievements along with photographs for use in program promotion and information.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private two or four year college or university in the United States
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $5,000 (renewable for 4 years) or a one-time award of $2,500
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process, click HERE  for more information and to create an account.  
    DEADLINE   December 16, 2022 by 3:00 pm CT
     
    VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION
    TRICIA'S SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a resident of Northwest Indiana
    -Must be able to provide evidence of application to or current enrollment in a nursing education program to be considered for aid
    -In general, is not seeking a Masters, Doctorate, or Nurse Practitioner degree and/or is not graduating within the year.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or trade school.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  TBD
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to download the application and guidelines.
    DEADLINE   Applications and supporting documents must be received by December 31,
     2022 
    at the following address:
         Tricia's Scholarship Fund
         c/o VNA Foundation
         501 Marquette Street
         Valparaiso, IN 46383

    HOME DEPOT FOUNDATION'S PATH TO PRO SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Be a high school senior, high school graduate or have a GED equivalent
    -Plan to enroll, or be enrolled, in an approved trade-related program at an accredited two-year school (technical/vocational school or college) in the United States
    -Not be an employee or dependent of an employee of Home Depot.
    -Focused on Carpentry, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing or Construction Management
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public college or vocational/trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $2,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information.
    DEADLINE   December 31, 2022

    JANUARY DEADLINES   
    GE-REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
    REQUIREMENTS -Must demonstrate the attributes of leadership, integrity, drive, and citizenship within their communities, schools, and workplaces
    Must have a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
    -Must be a citizen of the United States of America
    -Must be current high school senior attending high school within the United States, (including any U.S. territories or commonwealths), and graduating in winter 2022 or spring 2023.
    -Must plan to enroll in a full‑time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four‑year college or university in the United States for the entire 2023-2024 academic school year
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $40,000 ($10,000 each year)
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   January 5, 2023 by 3 p.m. CST
     
    RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be Black/African American
    -Must be a US Citizen or permanent resident
    -Must be a current high school senior at the time of their application
    -Must excel academically
    -Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential
    -Must participate in community service activities
    -Demonstrate financial need
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $40,000 ($10,000 each year)
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   Applications and supporting documents are due January 9, 2023

    JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a graduating, minority high school senior
    -Be a United States citizen
    -Present evidence of financial need
    -Demonstrate a record of academic excellence
    -Demonstrate leadership potential and a dedication to community service
    -Submit an official SAT and/or ACT exam score
    Plan to attend an accredited and approved 4-year college within the United States or affiliated with a US-based college or university
    -Have not accrued more than 25% of credits needed to graduate from college
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Up to $30,000 over four years
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   January 11, 2023 before 5:00pm EST

    TACO BELL LIVE MÁS SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia
    -Must be between the ages of 16 and 26
    -Must be on track to apply for on enrolled in an accredited post-high school/post-secondary educational program (including accredited two and four year colleges, universities, vocational, technical, and trade schools)
    -Submit an original video that tells the story of your real, driving passion between 30 seconds and two minutes in length and no larger than 100MB.
    Click here for video requirements.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college, or trade school. 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards range from $5,000 to $25,000 per year
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply
    For more information, visit the Taco Bell Foundation website
    DEADLINE   January 11, 2023 before 5:00pm PST
     
    JOHN F. KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST
    REQUIREMENTS -Open to United States high school students in grades 9-12 attending public, private, parochial or home schools; US students under the age of 20 enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program in any of the 50 states, the District of Columbia or the US territories; and US citizens attending schools overseas.
    -Click HERE for essay requirements
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  First Place: $10,000
    Second Place: $3,000
    Five Finalists: $1,000
    Eight Semi-Finalists: $100
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to for registration and submission instructions.
    For more information, visit the scholarship's website.
    DEADLINE   January 13, 2023 before 11:59pm EST

    HORIZON BANK (MID-YEAR) MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a current or past graduate of a high school in Lake, Porter or LaPorte Counties in Indiana
    -Must have a letter of acceptance for the school year from an accredited college or university or provide current college transcript.
    -Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 grading scale for the applicants' high school or college career.
    -Must have participated in extra-curricular, community and volunteer activities.
    -Must be able to prove financial need.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   January 16, 2023 12:00 AM CST
     
    APIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
    REQUIREMENTS -Be able to describe your ethnicity, heritage, or ancestry in relation to the countries, territories, or lands in Asia or the Pacific Islands
    -Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States
    -Be enrolling or continuing as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in a US accredited college or university in Fall 2023
    -Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted), or equivalent, or have earned a GED
    - Must apply for federal financial aid for the 23-24 academic year using the FASFA by early April 2023
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards range from $2,500 one-year awards to $20,000 multi-year awards
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply and for more information
    DEADLINE   January 19, 2023 before 5:00pm EST

    AMAZON FUTURE ENGINEER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a US citizen or premanent resident
    -Must be a high school senior who is currently enrolled or has compelted a high school or college dual degree course where computer science, engineering, or robotics is the subject
    -Must be planning to attain a bachelor's degree in a computer science related field from an accredited 4-year college or from a 2-year college with the intent to tranfer to a 4-year college
    -Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college in the United States.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards range from $5,000 - $10,000 with a lifetime disbursement limite up to $40,000
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process, click HERE to create an account.
    For more information, visit the Amazon Future Engineer website.
    DEADLINE   January 20, 2023 before 3:00 PM CT

    ALEXANDER HAMILTON AWARD
    *HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS ONLY*
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a junior in high school
    -Be high-achieving and service focused
    -Possess grit and perserverance
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
    -Have demonstrated need (household's adjusted gross income should be LESS than $100,000 a year)
    -Must live in the United States
    -Must be college bound to a US-based institution
    -Must be committed to participating in their rigorous five-year curriculum
    -Must be able to attend New York Leader Week (July 8-13, 2023).
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college in the United States.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $500 + Admission into the 5-year  Alexander Hamilton Scholars Empowerment Program + a laptop to assist in college studies.
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process, click HERE to create an account.
    For more information, visit the Alexander Hamilton Scholar's website.
    DEADLINE   January 25, 2023 11:59 Pacific Time 
     
    NEXT GENERATION HOOSIER EDUCATORS SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be an Indiana resident
    -Must be a US citizen or eligible non-citizen
    -Must be a current high school senior or college student in Indiana
    -Must have graduated or will graduate from an Indiana accredited high school or non-accredited nonpublic high school 
    -Must be able to utilize the scholarship for at least two full academic years 
    -Must meet one of the three Academic Requirements
       1) Rank in the top 20% of high school graduating class
       2) Have a top 20% ACT or SAT score
       3) Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
    -Must currently attend or plan to attend an eligible Indiana institution as a full-time student
    -Must pursue or intend to pursue a course of study that would enable the student to teach at an eligible Indiana school after college graduation 
    -Must obtain a license to teach in Indiana and serve as a teacher in an eligible Indiana school for five years after college graduation 
    -Must maintain a 3.0/4.0 GPA, complete 30 credit hours per year or their equivalent and meet all other requirements established by their program to renew the scholarship 
    -Must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid each year 
    -Must not be in overpayment or default on a federal student loan or grant 
    -Must complete the service requirement or have all funds provided converted to a loan that must be repaid 
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? Yes, you must attend an eligible Indiana institution.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $7,500 each year for 4 academic years
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply on ScholarTrack.
    For more information, visit the scholarship's website.
    DEADLINE   January 31, 2023

    DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
    REQUIREMENTS

    -Applicants must be citizens of the United States.
    -Applicants must attend or plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States.
    -All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance.
    -Awards are based on academic excellence, commitment to the field of study, and/or financial need, or other restrictions on specific scholarships.
    -Awards are placed on deposit with the recipient’s college or university and any unused portion shall be returned to the DAR.
    -Applicants are only eligible to receive one scholarship from the DAR.
    -Specific requirements vary for each scholarship.

    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college.   
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards Vary
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to begin the application process.
    For a list of available scholarships and more information, click HERE
    DEADLINE   January 31, 2023
     

    FEBRUARY DEADLINES
    EPSILON SIGMA ALPHA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
    REQUIREMENTS -Numerous scholarships listed with different requirements for each one.  Click HERE to see the list of scholarships.  Select Indiana next to "Search Scholarships"
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college.   
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards Vary
    HOW TO APPLY  To start the application process, click HERE to create and account.  For more information, visit the ESA Foundation Website.
    DEADLINE   February 1, 2023 before 11:00 PM MST

    PURDUE NORTHWEST - PAUL DANKO SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS

    -Purdue Northwest Undergraduate Student
    -Graduated in the top half of your high school class
    -Participated in a varsity sport during your senior year in high school
    -Involved in other extra-curricular activities
    -Possess a desire to give back to the athletic community by becoming an athletic official
    -Enrolled as a full-time student (minimum of 12 credit hours per semester)
    -Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 (preference)

    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? Yes, you MUST attend Purdue Northwest (Hammond or Westville).   
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Award Varies
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE for more information and to complete the application.
    DEADLINE   February 1, 2023

    LEGACY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
    REQUIREMENTS Numerous scholarships listed with different requirements for each one. 
    Click HERE to see the list of scholarships and requirements
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college.   
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards Vary from $500 to $40,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to complete the Universal Application. 
    For more information, visit the Legacy Foundation Website.
    DEADLINE February 1, 2023 before 5:00 PM Central  
     

    PHYSICIANS HEALTH PLAN (PHP) SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a high school senior planning to pursue a degree in a health-related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
    -Be either a PHP member or attend high school in the PHP service area.
    -Have applied/accepted by an accredited post-secondary college, university or technical school
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university, college or technical school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  First Place: $3,000
    Second Place: $2,000
    Thirst Place: $3,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to download the application. Paper copies are available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE   February 17, 2023
     Applications and supporting documents must be mailed to the following address:
          Attn: Scholarship Program, PHP
         1700 Magnavox Way, Suite 201
         Fort Wayne, IN 46804

    THE VEGETARIAN RESOURCE GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a US high school student graduating in Spring of 2023
    -Must attend a US based college
    -Applicants judged on having shown compassion, courage and a strong commitment to promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet/lifestyle.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private US based university or college 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  One award of $10,000 Two awards of $5,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click here to download the application. For more information, visit the scholarship's website
    DEADLINE   February 20, 2023

    COOLIDGE SCHOLARSHIP
    *HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS ONLY*
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a high school junior
    -Must intend to enroll full-time at an accredited US college or university as an undergraduate for the first time in the fall of 2024
    -Must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States of America by the 2023 deadline
    -Cannot be the immediate family member of any current employee of trustee of the Coolidge Scholars Program or the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college in the United States 
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Covers a student's full tuition, room and board, and required fees for four years of undergraduate study.  Also provides an annual stipend for books and supplies.
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to apply.  For more information, visit The Coolidge: A Scholarship for America website.
    DEADLINE   February 23, 2023
     
     
    MARCH DEADLINES

    TRICOCI UNIVERSITY OF BEAUTY CULTURE SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be currently enrolled or been accepted for one of the Tricoci University 2022/2023 programs starts (December 2022-December 2023)
    -Applicants' high school graduation date must be between December 2022 and November 2023
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? Yes, you must attend one of Tricoci University of Beauty Culture's campuses.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  TBD
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to download the application. Paper copies are available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE   March 1, 2023 before 11:49pm CT. Applications and supporting documents must be emailed to TUBCscholarship@triociuniversity.edu

    AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY
    CHILDREN OF WARRIORS NATIONAL PRESIDENTS' SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a direct descendant of veteran(s) who served in the United States Armed Forces during eligibility dates for membership in The American Legion: April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918; and any time after December 7, 1941.
    -Must be a senior in high school.
    -Must plan to attend an accredited institution of higher education.
    -Must complete 50 hours of volunteer service within the community during high school
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you can attend any public or private university, college, or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $5,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click  HERE for more information and to apply.
    DEADLINE   March 1, 2023 by 11:59 PM Eastern

    FIRST TRUST CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
    (BACHELOR'S DEGREE)
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a member of First Trust Credit Union (if not a current member, applicant may open an account at any local branch location)
    -Must be graduating from an accredited high school and entering the initial year of post high school education in pursuit of a four-year degree.
    -Must be enrolling in an accredited institution for post-high school education or training 
    -Involvement in community activities, an essay, and a letter of recommendation from a teacher are required
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you can attend any accredited public or private university or college
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click  HERE for more information and to download the application.  Paper copies are also available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE  March 17, 2023 by 5:00 PM  Applications and supporting documents must be emailed to scholarships@firsttrustcu.comhand delivered to your local First Trust Branch, or mailed to the following address:
       The Scholarship Committee
       c/o First Trust Credit Union
       950 E US Highway 20
       Michigan City, IN 46360

    FIRST TRUST CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
    (APPRENTICESHIP, CERTIFICATION OR ASSOCIATES PROGRAM)
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a member of First Trust Credit Union (if not a current member, applicant may open an account at any local branch location)
    -Must be graduating from an accredited high school 
    -Must be enrolling in an accredited non-four year program with will result int he certification or licensing of the student
    -Involvement in community activities, an essay, and a letter of recommendation from a teacher are required
    *Examples of qualified careers are, but not limited to: Culinary, Cosmetology, Medical Assistant, Medical Technician, Building & Trades (Carpenter, Plumber, Electrician, Welder, etc.) Paralegal, Massage Therapist, Veterinary Technician, Respiratory Therapist, Dental Hygienist, etc.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you can attend any accredited non-four year program
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click  HERE for more information and to download the application.  Paper copies are also available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE  March 17, 2023 by 5:00 PM  Applications and supporting documents must be emailed to scholarships@firsttrustcu.comhand delivered to your local First Trust Branch, or mailed to the following address:
       The Scholarship Committee
       c/o First Trust Credit Union
       950 E US Highway 20
       Michigan City, IN 46360
     
     

    APRIL DEADLINES
    INDIANA OIL AND GAS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Be a graduating high school senior.
    -Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
    -Have a financial need determined by the scholarship committee.
    -Plan to pursue a career in the oil and gas industry; pursuing a bachelor's degree, with preference given for Earth Sciences, Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Geology majors.
    -Be a resident of Indiana. 
    -Be attending an accredited college in the coming fall.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any accredited public or private university or college
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  Awards vary between $500-$5,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to download the application. Paper copies are available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE  April 1, 2023
    Applications and supporting documents must be mailed to the following address:
         Indiana Oil and Gas Association
         6701 Lower New Harmony Road
         Mount Vernon, IN 47620

    ALBERICO SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
    -Must demonstrate leadership in his/her school or community.
    -Must submit letters of recommendation from two teachers
    -Must demonstrate financial need
    -Must complete the online application form and submit all attachments
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any public or private university or college.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $2,500
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to start the application process.
    DEADLINE   April 15, 2023

    PATRICK F MCCLORY SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be pursuing the building trades.
    -Must submit letters of recommendation from two teachers
    -Must demonstrate financial need
    -Must complete the online application form and submit all attachments
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any trade or vocational school.
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $2,500
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to start the application process.
    DEADLINE   April 15, 2023

    PURDUE NORTHWEST - ZACH GIVES BACK SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS

    -Applicant must be a student attending Purdue University Northwest.
    -Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (an official copy of transcript must be included with the application).
    -Applicant must be studying computer science or computer engineering as a major.
    -Applicant must write a brief summary of anything that will provide a more complete picture of yourself including your personal aspirations, career and educational goals (no more than 1,000 words)

    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? Yes, you MUST attend Purdue University Northwest   
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Paper Applications are available in the Counseling Office.
    DEADLINE   April 30, 2023
     

    MAY DEADLINES
    WARREN "SKIP" HIGHWOOD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Plan on choosing a career as a Fire Fighter, Police Officer, EMT, or Paramedic
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any accredited public or private university, college, or trade school
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  TBD
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to download the application.  For more information, visit the Warren Highwood Memorial Foundation Website.
    DEADLINE  May 1, 2023
     Applications and supporting documents can be mailed to the following address:
        The Warren Skip Highwood Memorial Foundation
        C/O Nancy Highwood
        937 North 350 East
        Chesterton, Indiana 46304
     OR you can email it to wshmemorial@yahoo.com

    INDIANA LATINO INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be planning to enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester in the 2023-2024 academic year
    -Must be between the ages of 17 and 25 at the time of submission
    -Demonstrate academic achievement (minimum 2.7 GPA on 4.0 scale)
    -Demonstrate financial need
    -Document ongoing community service involvement
    -Preference given to Latino students residing in Indiana who are first generation college students
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any accredited public or private university or college
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $1,000
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE for more information and to begin the application process.
    DEADLINE  May 31, 2023

    THE HUMANITY SCHOLARSHIP
    REQUIREMENTS -Must be a current high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior.
    -Plan to attend an accredited college, university, or community college in the upcoming academic year.
    -Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.
    -Have a GPA of 2.50 or higher.

    Entries must be an original, unpublished video created by the entrant (maximum length of 2 minutes) sharing a persuasive pitch for why ending human trafficking is important to your generation.
    DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A SPECIFIC COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY? No, you may attend any accredited public or private university or college
    SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT  $25,000 (plus 5 - $1,000 awards)
    HOW TO APPLY  Click HERE to register, submit your video, and for more information.
    DEADLINE   May 31, 2023 at 12:00am PST
       


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