of these scholarships need to be postmarked or received by the date listed.
Read very carefully. Letters of recommendations need to be requested to
teachers 2 weeks prior to when you need them. Also,
students will now request transcripts through Parchment.com. Students will need
a valid email to create an account.
are listed in order of nearest deadline.
Legacy Foundation Scholarships
All scholarships can be found online at http://www.legacyfdn.org. Scholarship amounts and deadlines vary.
1. Robert Rainsberger scholarship
2. John V. and George Primich Family
Lilly Endowment Scholarship- Deadline
Sept. 7th 2016
4. Legacy Foundation Scholarship
5. Patrick Lindsey Memorial
6. Roger Begnoche Scholarship
7. Joseph Trent Morrow/Urban League
of NW Indiana Scholarship
8. Schrage Family Scholarship
has a large collection of scholarships on the web. Visit www.studentscholarships.org to
view various scholarship opportunities including:
AIS Scholarships, Happy
New Year Scholarship, 2017 Scholarship Points Awards, Shred Paper to Stand Against
Bullying, John ans Murlel Landls Scholarships, Spread Positivity In Your
Community Scholarship, Conquer Your Resolution Scholarship and Your Deserve It
Qualifications and deadlines
The Elks National Foundation
Horizon Bank has extended their
scholarship application entry deadline. Apply @ www.urbanleagueofnwi.org and choose the minority
scholarship application link. Deadline is November 30th.
Indiana State University
Indiana State University is
offering an opportunity for full in-state tuition, four year renewable
scholarship for students interested in financial services. View eligibility
requirements and apply @ www.indstate.edu/apply . Deadline is December 1st.
Academy of Art
The Geneseo Migrant Center
AXA Achievment Scholarship
Burger King Scholarship
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education
The McDermott Scholars Program
Gettysburg College is
offering a STEM scholarship program for students interested in STEM fields
(Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science,
Mathematics, and Physics). Regular decision
deadline is Jan. 15th. To learn more
or apply visit http://www.gettysburg.edu/
C. Eugene Cato Memorial Scholarship- for athletes
C. Eugene Cato Memorial Scholarship Award applications are due online by January 20, 2017. For scholarship criteria or to apply visit
University Physics and Chemistry Departments are offering scholarships of up
to $10,000/year for four years, to accepted students. The minimum
eligibility requirements include at least a 3.0 high school GPA and at least a
24 Math score on the ACT. Students must also pursue a major in a Physical
Science Program (Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Physics, and Biochemistry) Deadline is Jan. 20th 2017.
The Energy Telecommunication and Electrical Association
Knights of Pythias Educational Assistance
Knights of Pythias are offering a
scholarship opportunity worth $1000.
Student must have 3.0 GPA or higher and no hand written applications
will be accepted. Applications available @ www.knightsofpythiasofnewcastle.com
Deadline is Jan. 25th 2017.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NOAA Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants
with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for
two years of full-time study and a 10-week, full-time paid
($700/week) internship at a NOAA facility during the summer.
Apply @ http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship
is January 31st 2017.
The Indiana Breast Cancer Awarness Trust
The Indiana Breast
Cancer Awareness Trust, Inc. is now accepting applications for the Nancy Jaynes
Memorial Scholarship. Download the application at www.breastcancerplate.org .
Application must be complete and postmarked by February 3rd, 2017, to be
The American Association of Blacks Scholarship
The American Association of Blacks in Energy is now accepting scholarship applications. Eligibility requirements and applications are available in the guidance office. For more information visit firstname.lastname@example.org . Applications must be postmarked or e-mailed by February 3rd 2017.
Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation
The Beta Sigma Psi
Educational Foundation is offering four scholarship opportunities to male
members of a Lutheran congregation who will be starting college in the fall of
2017. Apply online @ http://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org.
Deadline is February 17th, 2017.
Northwood University is
accepting applications for The Patricia and Robert Naegele Competitive
Scholarship. For details or to apply visit www.northwood.edu .
Deadline is February 17th, 2017.
Fund ll Foundation
ll Foundation is accepting applications for their UNCF STEM Scholars Program.
Program benefits include tiered tuition scholarships, an internship stipend for
STEM-related project, K-12 Summer Institute, UNCF Student Tech Empowerment
Workshop and career development support. Apply online @ http://UNCF.org/STEMSCHOLARS . Deadline is February 23, 2017.
Parentinn is offering The Cyber
Bullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship, worth $1000. For more information
Deadline Feb 28th 2017.
Prints and Graphics Scholarship Foundation
and Graphics Scholarship Foundation is offering a scholarship
opportunity worth $1,000 -$5,000 per academic year. Students interested in
printing or graphics programs should apply @ https://pgsf.org/application-information-instructions/ Deadline is March 1st 2017.
The Indiana Association of School Psychologists
The Indiana Association of School Psychologists is now accepting
applications for their IASP High School Scholarship. To be considered for
this scholarship the candidate must be accepted by a college, be interested in
pursuing a career in the field of psychology, and be in good academic standing.
For more information or to download the application, visit http://www.iasponline.org/page-1862824 .
Applications must be post marked by March 1st, 2017.
The Jim and Betty Dye Foundation Scholarship
The Jim and Betty Dye
Foundation is now accepting applications for their scholarship worth
$4000-$30,000 over four years. Deadline is March
1st 2017. For details/application visit www.dyescholarships.org
Iowa State University
Darryl Jahn Scholarship is offering a scholarship opportunity to incoming Lutheran men who are enrolled to attend
Iowa State University. Apply @ http://epsilon.betasigmapsi.org/scholarship/
. Deadline is March 5th, 2017.
Prom Genie is now accepting applications for
their scholarship, for details or for a scholarship application stop in the
guidance office. Complete
application packets must be post marked by March 10th. 2017.
Whiting Lions Club Scholarship
The Whiting Lions Club is
offering a scholarship opportunity worth $500. Pick up an application in the
guidance office. Deadline is March 10th.
First Midwest Bank
First Midwest Bank is
accepting applications for its Diversity Scholarship worth $1000. For a student
that required disability accommodations while in high school. Download the application @ http://www.urbanleagueofnwi.org. Applications must be postmarked by March 16th,
Eloise Gentry Scholarship
Eloise Gentry Scholarship
Program is accepting applications for their scholarship. Details available or download
the application @ http://www.urbanleagueofnwi.org.
Must be post marked by March 16th, 2017.
Joseph Trent Morrow Scholarship
League of NWI is accepting applications for their Joseph Trent Morrow Scholarship.
See details or download the scholarship application @ http://www.urbanleagueofnwi.org. Applications
must be post marked by March 16th, 2017.
The Crown Point Community Scholarship
The Crown Point
Community Foundation has started accepting online scholarship applications.
Qualifications vary per scholarship and all applications are due by March 17th,
2017. Whiting students are eligible for the following scholarships:
Benevolent Society Scholarship
-Ralph E. Bennett
-Lisa Schaefer Stover
Apply @ www.thecpcf.org
Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary
Construction Advancement Scholarship
Knights of Pythias
Knights of Pythias is also sponsoring a
Poster/Visual Arts Contest, State first prize is $500 and National first prize
$1000. Entries are due April 1st 2017.
Contact James Cross @ 765-766-6135 or email@example.com for more information.
Indiana Sheriff's Association
The Indiana Sheriff’s Association is offering a $500
scholarship opportunity to students pursuing an education and career in
criminal justice. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline is April 1st,
The Diane Jennings Memorial Scholarship
This will be awarded to a senior female graduate who represents the traits of community, pride and school spirit that was demonstrated by Mrs. Diane Jennings. Deadline is April 12th, 2017.
1. Student must be a senior, maintain a 3.0 GPA, be a resident of Whiting for at least 4 years and attended Whiting High School for 4 years.
2. Student must attend post-secondary school.
3. Student will write minimum of 300-word essay answering the following statement. “How has Whiting High School prepared you to be a productive member and leader in your community?”
4. A member of members of the Jennings family will present the scholarship during the annual graduation ceremony.
5. In the event the recipient does not attend a post-secondary school, the money shall be forfeited back to the account.
6. The money will be distributed once a receipt is presented to the school to assure enrollment
7. The Jennings family reserves the right to change the scholarship criteria at any time.
Diabetes Scholars Foundation
DSF provides scholarship information for
students who are high school seniors and will be incoming freshmen in the fall
and who have Type 1 diabetes. View scholarships @ http://diabetesscholars.org/college-scholarship/ Deadline
is April 15th 2017.
Zack Gives Back
The scholarship awards
$1,000 to students attending Purdue Northwest University studying math,
computer science or computer engineering. Contact Mrs. Woodard @ firstname.lastname@example.org or
at 219.771.7167 with any questions.
Applications available in
the guidance office. Deadline is April 30th, 2017.
Society of Women Engineers
Dare to Be Different Scholarship
Ms. Elle's especially for you is now accepting applications for their
Dare to Be Different Scholarship. Applications are available in the guidance
office. Applications must be post marked by May 24th, 2017.
Indiana Latino Institute Scholarship
Indiana Latino Institute is now taking applications for their 2016-17
scholarship. HS Senior Latinos with financial need and involved in community
service should submit applications. Apply @ http://indianalatinoinstitute.org Deadline is May 31st.
City of Whiting
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of
at least 3.0, sign a publicity release form, be the dependent of a Whiting
homeowner who occupies that home and attend a regionally
accredited institution of higher learning. Completed applications must be
submitted to the City of Whiting Clerk-Treasurer’s Office by 4:30 p.m. on May
1, 2017 . Pick up an application in the guidance office.
Whiting Career and Technical
Applicants must demonstrate successful
technical education courses while enrolled in high school with a GPA of at
least 2.5 in the technical education courses or a 2.8 GPA if the student did
not take technical education courses, sign a publicity release
form, be the dependent of a Whiting homeowner who occupies that home and attend
a regionally accredited technical education institution. Completed
applications must be submitted to the City of Whiting Clerk-Treasurer’s Office
by 4:30 p.m. on May 1, 2017. Pick up an application in the guidance office.
schools are offering a $1000 scholarship to students interested in pursuing a
fashion degree. Apply @ www.fashion-schools.org Deadline
is June 1, 2017.
Animation Career Review
Career Review is offering a scholarship worth $1000 to students
interested in going to school for animation. Apply @ http://www.animationcareerreview.com Deadline
is June 1, 2017
in business? There is a $1000 scholarship for students wanting to pursue a
business degree. Apply @ http://www.onlinembareport.com/ Deadline
is June 1, 2017
Groth and Associates
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
Hammond College Bound Scholarship
Hammond College Bound Scholarship Program is now taking applications from HS
Seniors. Please visit www.collegebound.gohammond.com for
full details. Deadline: July, 1, 2017.
Console/Hollawell Law Firm
Attorneys are accepting applications for their 2017 Legal Scholarship. Applicants
must be must
be currently pursuing
a law related degree or be accepted into
a legal program. Apply @ http://www.myinjuryattorney.com/legal-scholarship/.
is July 15th, 2017.
Diagnosis Delayed Scholarship
Richard Console Jr. is accepting
scholarship applications for his Diagnosis Delayed Scholarship, for students
pursuing a medical or legal degree. See scholarship details or apply @ http://www.diagnosisdelayed.com/scholarship/
. Deadline is August 1st, 2017.
Christenson and Hymas Law Firm
Hansen Injury Law Firm
Hansen Injury Law Firm is offering a
$1000 scholarship to students who have been negatively impacted by a car crash,
bicycle accident, or other events leading to personal injury. To apply go to https://www.hanseninjurylawfirm.com/scholarships/ Deadline is
August 1st 2017.
Furious Grill is accepting applications for their “we are what we eat” story/essay
scholarship. For more information or to apply visit http://furiousgrill.com/scholarship/
. Deadline is November 15th, 2017.
Rover Pest Control Scholarship
Common Knowledge Scholarship
has you take a quiz to see what you know and then you win scholarships. It's
that easy! At CKSF there are no essays, no applications, and no GPA requirements.
Learn more and take a quiz @ http://www.cksf.org/index.cfm?Page=Scholarships