Scholarships in Education

Dr. Mark & Jan Smith Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from New Castle High School who will major in a medical field or education. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Grace and Charles Modlin, Sr. Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from New Castle High School who will pursue a career in education at an accredited college or university.

Janice Paige Hughes

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a Henry County resident enrolled in a college or university in the state of Indiana entering at least their third year of study in the field of education.

Preble Family Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from New Castle High School who participated in extracurricular activities such as band, choir, or orchestra and will study music at a college or university. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Daniel Altmiller Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Columbus East or Columbus North High School who plans to pursue a bachelor's degree in education, occupational or physical therapy at an accredited college or university.

Class of 1948 Scholarship Fund to Further the Teaching Profession in the Name of Alta Redmond

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Columbus East, Columbus North or Hauser High School who will pursue post-secondary studies to obtain a degree in the field of education.

Columbus Rotary Scholarship in Honor of Judson S. Erne

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Bartholomew County high school who will attend a college, university or technical school pursuing a degree in divinity, education, nursing or social work. Community service and minimum 2.0 GPA required.

Mary Ann Heise Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Columbus North High School who will attend a college or university as a full-time student pursuing a degree in education.

Earl E. & Mildred L. Bless Hudson Scholarship for Education

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a resident of Indiana pursuing an undergraduate of graduate degree in the field of education at an accredited post-secondary institution.

Marsha Scanlon Scholarship Endowment

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior or graduate from Southridge High School who will pursue a degree in education at an accredited college or university.

HPC Blackwell & Associates Education Endowed Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior or past graduate who is a member of Hopewell Presbyterian Church and is enrolled in an accredited two- or four-year degree program, graduate school, or vocational program.

Ferne Daniel Scholarship

Award: $2,175, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior of Ephrata High School. Preference will be given to those going into agriculture/related field or education.

Jim Halik 'Kids Are Special People' Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will enroll full-time at an accredited college or university in Indiana with plans on becoming a teacher. Minimum 2.0 GPA required.

Ethan C. Hertler Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will pursue a career in secondary math education and attend an accredited college or university full-time. Financial need and minimum 2.0 GPA required.

Joan Murphy Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will major in education full-time at an accredited college or university. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Psi Iota XI Judy Georges Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a high school graduate who resides in the school districts of Whiteland, Center Grove or Greenwood and plans to major in education or speech/hearing.

Jack W. Scherer Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will enroll full-time at an accredited college or university to become a teacher or administrator at the elementary grade school level. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Melonye Shurtz Memorial Scholarship

Award: $300, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior of Eastmont High School who is pursuing further education in a service related field such as teaching, medical, social work, etc. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Judith Butler Van Valer Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a current or past graduate of Greenwood Community High School or a high school in Marion or Hamilton County who plans to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university and major in the arts or education.

Bill Berrier Scholarship Fund

Award: $1,500, Deadline: April 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from San Dieguito Academy, Sunset High, La Costa Canyon, Torrey Pines, or Canyon Crest Academy who plans to prepare for a professional career in the field of education. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

KHS Class of '59 Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Preston County high school graduate who is regularly enrolled as an undergraduate student in a four-year college or university, pursuing studies in science, technology, education, and/or mathematics. Minimum 2.5 GPA and documentation of community service are required.

Cecil E. Burney Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a high school senior or graduate of a Coastal Bend high school pursuing a liberal arts degree with a major in history, political science, music, or education at one of the following schools: Coastal Bend College, Del Mar College, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, or Texas A&M University - Kingsville. Minimum 3.5 GPA required.

Glen LeBleu Scholarship

Award: $7,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a sophomore at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi who is majoring in education. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and maintain a course load of at least 12 semester hours (nine for graduate students).

Faye and Rendell Webb Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate from Miller or Moody High School who plans to pursue a major in education at a college in Texas. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

CIS/Kalamazoo Public Education Foundation Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior at one of the following high schools: Kalamazoo Central High School, Loy Norrix High School, or Kalamazoo Alternative Public High School. Applicant must be planning to enroll as a full-time student studying education at an accredited college or university.

Clarence L. Remynse Scholarship

Award: $7,500, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who is a permanent resident of Kalamazoo County for a minimum of 12 months prior to application or a graduating high school senior who has been enrolled in a high school within Kalamazoo County for a minimum of 12 months prior to application. Appliacnt must plan to enroll full-time in a regionally accredited college or university in a course of study that leads to a bachelor's degree in business, science (including mathematics and engineering), law, education, psychology or medicine. Financial need is required.

Gail and Hilda Oster Scholarship Fund

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Van Buren County resident who is a graduating senior or graduate enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at the University of Michigan or Western Michigan University in education or mathematics; or is planning to pursue/is pursuing training at Michigan State University in the School of Veterinary Medicine. Minimum 2.75 GPA (3.0 GPA for graduate students) and financial need are required.

James F. McLachlan Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior of Evart High School who plans to attend an accredited two- or four-year trade school, college or university pursuing advanced trade or industrial skill. Participation in school and/or community volunteer service and transcript are required; interviews may be required.

California Retired Teachers Association Division 55 Bessie Scott Scholarship Fund

Award: $500, Deadline: April 13

Applicant must be a Mendocino County public high school senior who plans to attend a four-year college or university to study education. Selection is based upon ability and aptitude for a teaching career, prior academic performance, and community and/or extracurricular activities.

Juanita Shelor Hall Memorial Scholarship Fund

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 6

Applicant must be an Auburn High School student who who plans to pursue an undergraduate degree in business or education. Financial need is required.