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2125 South 11th Street

Chesterton, IN 46304

Phone: 219-983-3730

Scholarships

As of Tuesday, April 25th

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                                                                                                                        May Deadlines

 

Warren “Skip” Highwood Memorial Scholarship

Requirements:

·         Must be a current senior

·         Must plan on becoming a Fire Fighter, Police Officer, EMT or Paramedic

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college, university, or technical trade school.

Scholarship Amount: TBD

How to Apply: Applications are available in the College & Career Center.

 

Deadline: Applications must be received by May 1st

Mail applications and required material to:

The Warren Skip Highwood Memorial Foundation

c/o Nancy Highwood

937 North 350 East

Chesterton, IN 46304

Or email to:

wshmemorial@yahoo.com

 

Polish Heritage Scholarship

Requirements:

·         Must be a high school senior residing in NW Indiana

·         Need not be of Polish decent to apply

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college or university.

Scholarship Amount: $500-$1000

How to Apply: Applications are available in the College & Career Center. 

 

Deadline: May 3, 2017

 

NEW!! Indiana Consortium of State and Local Human Rights Agencies Student Assistance Award

Requirements:

·         Award will be based on 5 points: leadership, academics, extracurricular, recommendations, & essay

·         Application must include high school transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation, and essay

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college or university.

Scholarship Amount: $1000

How to Apply: Applications are available in the College & Career Center. 

 

Deadline: May 19, 2017

Mail applications to:

Nikki Quintana, Staff Attorney

Ft. Wayne Metropolitan Human Relations Commission

2310 Parnell Ave.

Ft. Wayne, IN  46805

 

Tim Hecht Scholarship

Requirements:

·         Must have maintained a “C” or better grade average during the past 2 school years

·         Applicant must intend to choose Criminal Justice, Law Enforcements, Pre-Law or other similar course of study as a major or primary area of study

·         Must be a Senior attending a high school in Porter County

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college or university.

Scholarship Amount: TBD

How to Apply: Application instructions are available in the College & Career Center.

 

Deadline: Application must be received by May 26.

Mail to:

Porter Country Sheriff’s Office

Attn: Lt. Tim Manteuffel

2755St. Rd. 49

Valparaiso, IN 46383

 

NEW!! Town of Burns Harbor Scholarship   

Requirements:

·         Must be a current Senior

·         Must be a current resident of Burns Harbor

·         Must plan on enrolling in a traditional two-or four year, school, college, university, trade school or training program for the upcoming 2017-18 academic year

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any two-or four year, school, college, university, trade school or training program.

Scholarship Amount: TBD

How to Apply: Applications are available in the College & Career Center

 

Deadline: Applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2017.

Mail to:

Burns Harbor Scholarship Fund

1240 North Boo Rd.

Burns Harbor, IN  46304

 

                                                                                                            June Deadlines

 

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program

Requirements:

·         Available to current juniors and seniors

·         Must be planning on attending a post-secondary institution

·         Must submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college or university.

Scholarship Amount: $1,000

How to Apply: Application instructions are available online at http://abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

 

Deadline: June 12, 2017

 

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Requirements:

·         Senior who plans to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN program

·         A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics

·         A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

Do I have to attend a specific college or university? No, you may attend any accredited college, university, or technical trade school.

Scholarship Amount: $1,000

How to Apply: Applications are available online at http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2017-aspiring-nurse-scholarship

 

Deadline: June 30, 2017


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