HHS Scholarship

General Scholarships

Scholarship Name Due Date Details  College Specific
Homestead Student Government Scholarship

Application deadline is May 12, 2017

Application and additional information can be found here

 Student Government is awarding 6 students with a $100 scholarship. This scholarship is only available to students graduating in the class of 2017. Applicants will need to write an essay with the following prompt: In exactly 6 words, describe, explain, or express how your experiences at Homestead has positively impacted your life.   No
Sophia Johnston Memorial Scholarship

Application deadline is June 1, 2017

Application and additional information can be found here 

Scholarship is open to students in the class of 2017 who are either physically or learning disabled and require the use of aids or accommodations to participate in campus programs and activities.

Financial need is also a factor. 

 No
B. Davis Scholarship

Application deadline is May 22, 2017

Application and additional information is available here 

$1,000 scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors.

Applicants will need to write and essay on less than 1,000 words on the topic: 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 inpidual. 

 No
Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Application is available until January 29, 2018

Application and other information is available here 

$1,000 scholarship is available to a student who has been accepted into a nursing or health care program. No
Purdue Club of Fort Wayne Scholarship

Application deadline is April 21, 2017

Application and additional information is available here 

 Scholarships valued up to $500 will be available to students attending Purdue University at the West Lafayette or Fort Wayne Campus. Purdue IPFW
Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Program

Application deadline is June 6, 2017 

Application and more information is available here

Open to seniors who exhibit a strong commitment to a career & technical program, who demonstrate financial need and demonstrate perserverance in overcoming adversity.  No
Indiana Consortium of State and Local Human Rights Agencies

Application deadline is April 19, 2017

Application is available here 

$1,000 scholarship available to high school seniors. Award will be based on leadership, academics, extracurricular involvement, recommendations and essay.  No
Taylor Award for Driver's Education Scholarship

Application deadline is March 31, 2017

Application and additional information is available here

Scholarship is available for full driver's education course.

Applicants must be 15 years old by May 1, 2017 

 No
Floretta A. Clancy Memorial Scholarship

Application deadline is March 31, 2017 

Application is available here 

Scholarship is available to students of African-American Heritage, male or female, who have demonstrated academic promise, community involvement, financial need, and are planning to pursue or continue education beyond high school at an accredited institution of higher education.  No
JP and Justin Scholarship

Application deadline is April 17, 2017 by 3:00 P.M. in Student Services

Applications are available here 

A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an HHS senior who excels in activities outside of school.

Intent of the scholarship is for students in the "C" to "B" range. 

No
College Prep Scholars (Quest Bridge)

Application deadline is March 22, 2017

Application and additional information is available here 

Scholarship open to Juniors who:

  • Have a high GPA
  • Are in the top 10% of their class
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Have extracurricular involvement 
 No
Gina McClatchey/Deer Ridge PTC

Application must be mailed and post marked by April 17, 2017

Application is available here 

Scholarship is open to any HHS senior who attended Deer Ridge Elementary. No
Ross S. Schomburg Memorial Scholarship

Application deadline is April 17, 2017 at 3:00 P.M.

Application is available here 

A $1,000 non-renewable scholarship is open to any high school senior who has been accepted to Purdue (West Lafayette). Purdue
Homestead Parent Club Senior Bucket List Scholarship

Application deadline is April 28, 2017 by 3:00 P.M.

Applications will be available on April 10 in Student Services. Applications available here or see Mrs. Fitt. 

Are you a graduating senior? Is there something special that you've been putting off until you finish high school, have more free time, and/or you find extra money? The Homestead Parent Club Senior Bucket List Scholarship may be your answer. As your senior year comes to a close, you provide your bucket list, and we provide the funding! This bucket list may include anything from learning a skill, to taking a road trip, completing a community service, making memories, etc. The scholarship is not GPA or Test Score dependent!  No
Lucidchart Diagramming Scholarship

Application deadline is 6/17/17

Application and additional information is available here 

A $1,000 scholarship is available to a high school student on any grade with an interest in Lucidchart Flowchart Maker No
Lucidpress Design Scholarship

Application deadline is 6/17/17

Application and additional information is available here 

A $1,000 scholarship is available to a high school student ofany grade with an interest in Visual Communications. No
Indiana Oil and Gas Association Scholarship 

Application deadline is 4/1/2017

Application and additional information is available here 

Scholarship is available to a senior with a 3.0 or higher GPA demonstrating financial need and pursuing a career in the oil and gas industry. 

No
Northeast Indiana Officials Scholarship

Application must be postmarked by 3/17/2017

If interested contact your coach. If your coach is willing to nominate you, have them contact Mr. Quigley (tquigley@sacs.k12.in.us)

$2,000 scholarship open to a senior athlete who has demonstrated outstanding sportsmanship. Athlete must be nominated by his or her coach. No
Diagnosis Delayed Scholarship

Application deadline is 8/1/2017

Application and more information is available here 

$500 scholarship available to students enrolled in or entering a post-secondary medical program. Scholarship is for tuition only.  No
Indiana Sheriffs Association (ISA) Scholarship

Application deadline is 4/1/2017

Applications are available in Student Services. Please see Mrs. Fitt. 

$500 scholarship open to seniors pursuing an education and career in the Law Enforcement field.

Applicant must be either a current member, a dependent or grandchild of a current member of the ISA. 

 No
Nina Mason Pulliam Scholarship

Application is available here 

Application deadline is March 1, 2017

 Open to seniors who are accepted to IUPUI and:

Applicant was raised in the foster care system OR

Applicant is physically disabled.

Scholarship provides the cost of tuition, books, fees and a $2,750 living stipend. 

 IUPUI
Abbott and Fenner Scholasrhip Listing  Several scholarships are availabe with differign applications deadlines. See www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm for more information.  Scholarships avaialble for juniors and seniors.
 Allen County Extension Homemakers Scholarship

 Application deadline is May 1, 2017

Applications are available in Student Services. Please see Mrs. Fitt

 $500 scholarship for seniors who plan to attend IPFW or Purdue (West Lafayette) and pursue a major from the College of Heath and Human Services. IPFW  Purdue
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Application available: https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/

Due: 3/1/17 or the first 700 submitted applications

Open to seniors (class of 2017)

GPA between 2.7 – 3.2 (no real high GPA’s allowed for this one)

Selection based on: leadership, community volunteer, and financial need

 No
Edgar H. Kilbourne Scholarship

Application and information available at: www.csascholars.org Scholarship Program: Kilbourne

Deadline: 3/1/17 (5PM) 

Open to seniors in Allen County who:

· Rank in top 50% of their high school class

· Can demonstrate an affiliation with local church or religious organization

· Demonstrate financial need

· Demonstrate traits of good moral character and leadership

 No
IPFW Chemistry Department Scholarship

Application available in Homestead Student Services

Deadline: 4/17/17 

Open to first semester freshmen majoring in Chemistry at IPFW  IPFW
Fort Wayne Central High School Alumni Assoc Request application from either : Homestead Student Services (paper copy),

or bjarnold44@msn.com (pdf version)

Deadline: 4/10/17

Eligibility: graduating senior who is a descendant of FW Central HS graduate.

Questions: contact Dianne Bezdon (260)637-4181 or dbezdon19@comcast.net

 NO
Univ. or St. Francis Roger Bacon Scholarship Information flyer available in HHS Student Services Office

Deadline: 3/1/17

For seniors who will study a STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Demonstrate financial need, gpa of 3.3 in STEM courses, SAT/ACT score requirements

$6,500 - $8,000 renewable for four years.

 University of Saint Francis
William Crawford Minority Teacher Scholarship http://www.in.gov/che/4507.htm 

Deadlines: File FAFSA by 3/10/16 

For defined as Black or Hispanic who intend to teach in accredited Indiana schools after college  Accredited Indiana schools
Parkview Health Corporate Scholars Program

https://scholarships.uncf.org/

Deadline: 2/28/17

 $5,000 renewable scholarship

Open to students in the 2017 graduating class:

1) Member of underserved minority

2) Have a minimum 2.8 gpa

3) Will enroll in a United Negro College Fund(UNCF) supported school or other accredited college.

4) Based on: School / Community involvement, academics, leadership

5) Plan of study in college, see link for listing and for application details

 No*

*Will enroll in a United Negro College Fund(UNCF) supported school or other accredited college.

Northeast Indiana Regional Scholarship

Obtainable only for inpiduals whom have applied and been accepted to Indiana Tech.

Check with admissions once you are an accepted Indiana Tech student for more details.

260.422.5561, ext. 3103. 

For students who reside or attend a high school within the zip codes that begin with 467 or 468

$3,000 per year renewable

Please note:If the student is or becomes an athlete, the Northeast Indiana Regional Scholarship will be voided, as it cannot be used in addition to an athletic scholarship.

 

 Indiana Tech
The Attorney’s at Groth and Associates Scholarship

http://www.grothlaw.com/scholarship/

Deadline: 6/1/17*

*Homestead HS cannot verify the reliability of this scholarship program. 

 ($1,000.00) To qualify for this scholarship:

1. Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+

2. Attach school transcript to verify enrollment

3. Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome 

 No
Jim Kelley Memorial Scholarships

Applications available from Mrs. Fitt in Student Services

Deadline: 2/28/16 

 Open to seniors with a 3.0 or higher gpa

Must be pursuing a career in any field of aviation

One scholarship for student enrolled in a four year college/university

One scholarship for a student enrolled at IVY Tech’s Air Frame-Power Plant Program

Cyber Bullying Prevention Scholarship http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship

Deadline: 2/28/17 

Award: $1000

Applicant must be high school student.

Applicant must write an article of 600-1000 words on the topic “Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?"

 No

Allen County Extension Homemakers Scholarship

Application available in Student Services

Deadline 5/1/17

Open to seniors who will attend Purdue (West Laf, or IPFW) in the College of Health & Human Sciences

$500 award 

Purdue IPFW  
Listing published by the Student Scholarship Organization

SACS has no affiliation with this group or association.

 For details of the scholarships: www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php
ROTC Scholarships For juniors (class of 2018) & sophomores (class of 2019)  For juniors (class of 2018) & sophomores (class of 2019)

Excellent introductory video with links for more information regarding ROTC Scholarships (all military branches). 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rou_b8fvhe4

 

 No
Listing of scholarships coordinated by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education Consult the listing for information and details on a great number of scholarships:  http://www.in.gov/che/4499.htm
 No
The Fort Wayne Community Foundation  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.  The Fort Wayne Community Foundation acts as a clearinghouse and application site for a great number of local and state scholarships. For information and details about these go to: www.cfgfw.org
 No
 Indiana University Hudson Holland Scholarship (HHSP)

Those students who apply by the November 1st priority deadline will be invited to complete the SSA.The SSA allows students to be considered for many departmental /school scholarships, including HHSP. 

Students who apply after the November 1st priority deadline or do not receive an SSA and would like to be considered for admission to HHSP may complete the HHSP online application. Only students admitted to Indiana University Bloomington (not other IU schools) will be considered. 

 To help promising undergraduate students of color overcome barriers similar to those they had faced on their way to successful careers as educational leaders.

* Must have gpa of 3.2 or higher and be dedicated to social justice and have demonstrated leadership.

* Go to web site for details. HHSP@inidana.edu 

 Indiana University
College Dollars in Indiana  The scholarship application deadlines vary from one institution to another.

 Listing of many Indiana Colleges (public and private) scholarship program

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