General Scholarship Listing

Scholarship Name  Due Date Details  College Specific 
HHS Parent Club Senior Bucket List Scholarship Application deadline:  April 27, 2018 by 3 PM in Student Services.

Application materials are available here
Up to 4 HHS seniors may receive up to $500 to be used to fund their favorite bucket list item during the summer of 2018.  No
Michigan Tech University Scholarships Application deadline:  2/28/18

Application and additional information is available here
A variety of scholarships are available for student interested in STEM career fields who will study at Michigan Tech.  Yes - Michigan Tech
National Academy of Television Scholarship Application deadline is 2/28/18

Application and additional information is available here
Two $2,000 scholarships will be available to high school seniors pursuing a post-secondary education related to television.  No
Sterling Sentinel Journalism Award  Application deadline is 2/12/18.

Applications are available in Student Services
 A $3,000 award will be available to a senior who is very involved in Journalism.  No
Floretta Clancy Memorial Scholarship Scholarship deadline is on March 31, 2018.
 
Application and information: Student Services Office
African American heritage (male or female)
Based on School/Community involvement
Financial need is a factor
No
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
Scholarship deadline is on June 14, 2018.
 
more info can be found by emaling scholarships@abbottandfenner.com
Essay contest open to class of 2018
No
Fort Wayne Central HS Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship deadline is on March 26, 2018.
 
Applications available from (email them): bjarnold44@msn.com or martha23@froniter.com

Application (paper copy) also available in Student Services
Open to class of 2018 who are descendants of graduates from FW Central HS.
No
PEO International Star Scholarship Program
Scholarship opens September 1, 2018 and closes on November 1, 2018.
 
more info can be found here
-Open to young women in the class of 2019
-One time $2,500 award (many awards given)
-Selection based on: leadership, academics (3.0 gpa or higher), community services
-Talk to your counselor in Late spring 2018 if interested.
No
EH Kilbourne Scholarship Fund
Scholarship deadline is on March 1 2018.
 
more info can be found here
-Class of 2018 and rank in top 50% of the class
-Must be affiliated with a church or religious organization
-Financial Need is a factor (in the amount of the award granted)
No
FW Children’s Zoo Acherman Scholarship
Scholarship deadline is on February 1, 2018.
 
more info can be found here; Detailed information also available in Student Services Office
-Open to students in class of 2018
-One-time $2,000 award
-Based on : character, commitment to the stewardship of animals, financial need, scholastic achievement
No
Health Care Professions Scholarships
Scholarship deadline is on February 1, 2018.
 
more info can be found here
 In order to be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must:
-Pursue a career in nursing or other healthcare-related field
-Reside in one of the following counties: Adams, Allen, DeKalb, Huntington, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, or Whitley
-Attend an eligible college or university
-Have a minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
Yes
Must attend an Allen County college, or Huntington, Manchester, Trine
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship deadline is on February 1, 2018.
 
more info can be found here
Available to:
-Class of 2018 minority student,
-Demonstrates Leadership, Community Service, and Financial Need
-Obtained an SAT of 1000 or ACT of 21
No
Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship Deadline is on February 2, 2018

More info can be found here
Sponsored by the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust
Open to any high school senior who has lost a parent or parent battling to breast cancer

Award: up to $1,500 for college or technical school
No
LearnMoreIndiana.org/Next Teacher
Scholarship opens for applications September 1, 2018 and will close November 30, 2018

More info can be found here
For class of 2019 students who want to be teachers
Watch for, mark it on your calendars for next fall.

$7,500 and higher per year scholarship
Yes
Indiana-based institution
Lutheran Community Scholarships
Scholarship Deadline is on February 17, 2018

More info can be found here
Co-sponsored by various Lutheran based college fraternities

Class of 2018, male members of a Lutheran congregation.

Scholarships associated with: Purdue, IU,U of Illinois, and national based scholarships
Selection of universities
Religious based Scholarships Scholarship Deadlines vary

More info can be found here and here
For a listing of many scholarship awarded for religious affiliations (wide variety of religions)
No
ESA Foundation Scholarships and Grants
Scholarship Deadline is on February 1, 2018

More info can be found here 
For seniors who been very involved in their community on a voluntary basis
No
Knights of Pythias Visual Arts Contest Scholarship Deadline is on April 4, 2018

More info can be found via emailing the following:
Information (local level): pythiaschad@yahoo.com (Chad Hartley)
Information (state level): indianaaglkop@att.net

Open to grades 9 – 12
Competition in student’s original work in visual art presentation
Local, regional, and state competitions
No
Knights of Pythias Educational Assistance Program Scholarship Deadline is on January 25, 2018

More info can be found here or in HHS student services
Open to grade 12
Based on: community involvement, need, and academic achievement.

Can also email: indianaglkop@att.net for more information
No
AES Scholarship (Engineering) Scholarship Deadline is on October 6, 2018

More info can be found on the here
Students interested in any engineering field
Scholarship based on: essay and student character. $500
No
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Applications are available between January 1, 2018 – March 31, 2018

More information can be found here
For seniors of Hispanic ethnicity.
Must have 3.0 GPA (or higher) and some awards are based on need.
No
Big Sun Scholarship Scholarship deadline is on June 19, 2018

More information on the scholarship can be found here
Open to high school seniors who:
1) Participate in athletics (school or community)
2) Essay based along with academics
No
University of Notre Dame Merit Scholarships
Scholarship deadlines vary

More information on the scholarship can be found here
The University of Notre Dame offers a limited number of merit scholarships to admitted first-year domestic and international students. Recipients demonstrate exceptional accomplishment, leadership, commitment to service, and intellectual promise. Financial need is not a factor unless otherwise noted.
Yes
University of Notre Dame
BBB (Better Business Bureau) Torch Award Trade Careers Scholarship More information on the scholarship can be found in Student Services Office  $2,000 Trade Scholarship
Senior (class of 2018) who will study: Plumbing, Electircal or HVAC
Application available in Student Services Office
No
Robt C. Batchelder DDS Scholarship

Scholarship deadline is on April 27, 2018

More information on the scholarship can be found here
This scholarship is for Allen County high school seniors who will attend Indiana University Fort Wayne (IUFW) or Indiana University-Bloomington and pursue careers in the dental field. A GPA of at least 3.0 is required
Yes
IPFW
IUB
Apprenticeship Opportunity  Contact Mr. Roland Hunter for additional information on the scholarship. Students are paid to learn trade and earn an Assoc. degree. Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Opportunity
High school graduate with at least “C” average.
Physically must be able to perform the work of the trade
Details?
Contact: Mr. Roland Hunter, (219) 879-1090 or, Jatc531@sbcglobal.net

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No
IU General info about Scholarships Varying scholarship deadlines.

More information on the scholarships are available here
IU Bloomington scholarships reward students for past accomplishments and enable future achievement. The Office of Scholarships is your go-to source for information about many of the scholarships IU offers, as well as important dates and deadlines. Yes
IUB
Jim Kelly Memorial Scholarships Scholarship deadline typically falls in February.

More information on the scholarship is available here
Two scholarships that use the same application:
Application is available in Student Services
$1,500 scholarships (2) for seniors (2018)
One may be used at any accredited university
One must be used at IVY Tech Air Frame Power Plant program
GPA: minimum 3.0,
Must demonstrate interest in career related to aviation
One award is (IVY Tech Air Frame Power Plant program). the other is not college specific.

Questa Education Foundation low-interest forgivable loans Application available: 12/1/17 – 3/1/18

More information on the low-interest forgivable loans is available here
 Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to qualify.  No
Purdue Allen County Ext. Homemakers Scholarship Scholarship deadline is on May 1, 2018

More information on the scholarship is available here
$500 Scholarship to Allen County senior (class of 2018). Student must plan to attend Purdue University in W. Lafayette or Fort Wayne in College of Health & Human Services. Application available in Student Services. Yes
Purdue W. Lafayette or Fort wayne; Human Services.
The Coolidge Scholarship Scholarship deadline is on January 24, 2018

More information on the scholarship is available here
Full ride (four years) merit scholarship to be used in any United States College. Scholarship is based on: academic excellence, interest in public policy, humanity and service
No
BBB Center for Ethics Scholarship due date to be determined.

More information on the scholarship is available here
BBB’s Students of Integrity Scholarships encourage young people to resolve ethical dilemmas based on real-life scenarios in essay form. The incentive? Up to four $1,000 scholarships are awarded annually by an independent panel of judges to high school juniors who demonstrate mastery of ethics. No
IUPUI There are multiple scholarships with varying deadlines and qualifications listed on this site.

Scholarship applications and other information is available here
We’ve gathered these IU specific scholarships in one place to make your search a little more streamlined.
Yes 
IUPUI
Indiana University - Bloomington There are multiple scholarships with varying deadlines and qualifications listed on this site.

Scholarship applications and other information is available here
We’ve gathered these IU specific scholarships in one place to make your search easier. You can filter the scholarship results according to the type that best describes you.
Yes
IU - Bloomington
The Fort Wayne Community Foundation There are multiple scholarships with varying deadlines and qualifications listed on this site.

Scholarship applications and other information is available here
All of the scholarships listed (with a few exceptions) require the applicant to be a resident of Allen County, Indiana. The scholarship application deadlines vary from one institution to another. A list of the available scholarships can be found in Student Services.  No