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Horatio Alger Scholarship (For Juniors)

The Horatio Alger Association sees to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, and good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society.  

Eligibility Criteria:
To be considered eligible for the Horatio Alger National Scholarship Programs, applicants must:
  1. Be enrolled full-time as a high school junior in the United States, progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer 2023 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation.
  2. Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and completed a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution.)
  3. Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted family gross income is required)
  4. Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities.
  5. Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
  6. Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0
  7. Be a United States citizen.
Application Procedures
To apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs, the following items must be completed by March 15
  1. An online application at scholars.horatioalger.org
  2. One Support Form completed online.  This must be competed by an adult over the age of 21 who is not related to the applicant and who is aware of the adversities mention in the application.  This form must be filled out online.  Faxes, emails, or letters will not be accepted.  
  3. Online Certification Form. A login will be emailed to the applicant's counselor.
  4. High school transcript.  Applicants should upload a transcript thought the application.  Transcripts must be submitted online and must include completed grades for the Fall 2021 semester.  
  5. Income Verification.  A copy of the first page of the applicant's parent(s) federal tax return (1040, 1040A, 1040 EZ, or 1099 SSA-Social Security form) or tax transcript (request a tax transcript here www.irs/gov/Individuals/Order-a-Transcript) from 2020 is needed in order to verify income stated on the application.  If an applicant's parents were not required to file a tax return, include statement copies of any government benefits, such as Public Assistance or Disability payment documents.  Income verifications may be uploaded online or sent by mail.  Applicants of divorced or legally separated parents need to submit tax forms form both parents.  No emails or faxes accepted.

PHP Scholarships for High School Seniors

Three scholarships will be awarded totalling $6.000
      A one-time scholarship of $3.000 to the first place winner
      A one-time scholarship of $2,000 to the second place winner
      And third place will receive a one-time scholarship of $1.000.
 
Scholarships are based upon the following:

  • Quality of application, including involvement in health-related activities/volunteerism
  •  Grade Point Average (minimum 3.0 on a 4.0 scale).
  • Essay response to an assigned current public health concern.

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Pursuit of a health-related degree at an accredited post-secondary college, university or technical school
  • Be a PHP/ProClaim participating member OR attend high school in the PHP (46 county) service area.
  • Complete a scholarship application form and typewritten response to an assigned public health questions-details            outlined in the application.     
  • Meet the scholarship application deadline-postmarked no later than February 25,2022.

 

The application and additional information can be found at phpni.com.  If you have questions or would like to have an application sent to you, please contact PHP at 260-432-6690, ext. 328 or 1-800-982-8257, ext. 328. 

IU Bloomington Bicentennial Scholarship

Bicentennial Scholarship for $2,500/yr

*Must reside in Randolph (or any of the eligible counties) to receive the scholarship
*No application for the Bicentennial Scholarship; its automatically awarded to admitted students
*No application deadline
*No limit on the number of scholarships awarded

Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship Award

Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust, Inc. (IBCAT) is currently accepting applications for the Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship.  The scholarship is up to $2,500 for college or post-secondary technical schooling is awarded to an Indiana High School Senior(s) whose parent is battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer.  Information on downloading the Scholarship Application guidelines and instructions are listed below.  

Application Download Information
*Visit our website at www.breastcancerplate.org
*Click on How We Help followed by Scholarships
*Follow the appropriate link to download the complete application

Application Deadline-February 4, 2022
Incomplete applications will not be considered.  
Faxed and/or emailed applications will not be accepted.

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship: The Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship provides 200 high-achieving high school and college students interested in pursuing a career in education the opportunity to earn a renewable scholarship of up to $7,500 each year during up to four academic years. In exchange, students agree to teach for five years at an eligible Indiana school or repay the corresponding, prorated amount of the scholarship. The Commission will review all applications and notify applicants of their scholarship status via email by March 18, 2022. For instructions on how to apply, and for a full list of eligibility requirements, visit learnmoreindiana.org/futureteacher..

DEADLINE IS JANUARY 31, 2022