Scholarships

LEO H. GRETHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant must be enrolling as a vocal music major.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  April 15, 2018

IOWA GAMES BRIAN PEARSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

For Juniors or Seniors who have previously participated in any
Iowa Games events (Summer, Winter, Net Fest or Mud Run).
Applications available in On-line.
Application Deadline:  April 30, 2018

SHELLSBURG LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant MUST be a resident of Shellsburg or the rural area.
Recipient will be chosen on basis of NEED, scholastic ability,
leadership and citizenship, in that order.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  April 30, 2018

IOWA ASSOCIATION OF BUILDING OFFICIALS

Available to students who have been accepted to an elibigle
construction-related program (see application for eligible programs).
Applications available on-line.
Application Deadline:  May 1, 2018

PEARL HULL FALK SCHOLARSHIP

Applicants must be of Protestant faith and plan to attend the
University of Iowa.  One recipient will be a member of an Episcopal
Church and one will be a male who shows interest in a banking career.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  May 1, 2018

 ROBERT D BLUE SCHOLARSHIP

The Robert D. Blue Scholarship, named after the former Iowa governor,
provides funds to Iowa students who demonstrate literary and
scholastic ability; exhibit qualities of truth, courage, and fellowship;
and display moral force of character.  Applicant must be planning to
enroll at an Iowa college or university.
Apply on-line.
Application Deadline:  May 10, 2018

MAE HENRY FCS AWARD

Applicants must be planning to pursue a degree in the
area of Family and Consumer Science.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  May 15, 2018

BESTMATTRESSREVIEWS.COM

Applicants will be required to produce a YouTube video and complete a
short questionnaire relating to specific issues regarding sleep.
Minimum 3.0 GPA
More information available on-line.
Application Deadline:  May 19, 2018

B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP

To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of
less than 1000 words on the topic below:
“Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most.
Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and
how you feel that they are developed in an individual.”
Click here for more information.
Application Deadline:  May 22, 2018

CHILDREN’S CANCER CONNECTION
EMPOWERING SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant must be directly affected by childhood cancer
(includes individuals who currently have or have had cancer
before age 18, or a sibling of that individual).
Minimum 2.50 GPA
Application available on-line.
Application Deadline:  May 25, 2018

ACCUPLAN SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant must post a 10-30 second video responding to the following:

1. What are some fun things you want to do once you can retire?
2. What can you do both now and in the future to prepare for your retirement?

Application instructions on-line.
Application Deadline:  May 31, 2018

IOWA AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY MERIT AWARD

Applicant must be a direct descendant of an American Legion/Auxiliary
or Sons of American Legion member.  Essay required.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  June 1, 2018

IOWA PGA CHARLIE BURKART SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarship winners are selected on the basis of their interest and
activity in golf, the potential for future contributions to the game,
leadership skills/community involvement, academic/professional
ability and financial need.
Applications available in Guidance Office.
Application Deadline:  June 15, 2018

HORATIO ALGER CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant must be enrolled in 2-year or less career or technical
degree/certified program at a not-for-profit post-secondary institution.
Must be Pell Grant eligible.
Apply on-line.
Application Deadline:  June 15, 2018

ZIPRECRUITER.COM SCHOLARSHIP

Applicant must submit an essay addressing the following:

1. Describe a job you previously held, or hold; and
2. Describe your ideal post-graduate job.
Application instructions on-line.
Application Deadline:  June 30, 2018

CARDRATES.COM FINANCIAL FUTURES SCHOLARSHIP

Available to students who will be majoring in business, accounting, finance,
mathematics, management, and others related to the personal finance industry.
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Apply on-line
Application Deadline:  July 31, 2018

AES SCHOLARSHIP

Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000
words in answer to the following question:

When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take
for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or
accomplishments will be important on this journey
?

Apply on-line.
Application Deadline:  October 6, 2018

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