General Scholarship Listing

Indiana State University Gongaware Scholar
Be accepted to Indiana State University by December 1 and complete scholarship application here by 12/15/18 Full in-state tuition for a business major at Indiana State and $3,000 professional development account.  
Eligibility (must meet two of the three):
-Minimum GPA 3.5
-Top 15% of graduating class
-1140 SAT or 23 ACT
 Yes - Indiana State University
American Legion Fourth District Past Presidents Parley Scholarship
Due 5/15/2018
Application available here
Eligibility:
-Direct descendant of an American Legion Auxiliary member
-Member of the American Legion Auxiliary or the Sons of the American Legion if eligible 
-Interest in the medical field
-Financial need
-Demonstrate high average scholarship, deportment, and attendance during high school
 No
PFW Summit Scholarships Apply to PFW here by December 1.  
More information here
Four scholarships with a potential of a full-ride to PFW, covering tuition, fees, housing, books, and stipend.  Eligible students will be invited to complete the Summit Scholarship application after applying to PFW.
Eligibility:
-Minimum GPA 3.5, SAT 1380 or ACT 29
-Complete FAFSA
 Yes - PFW
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Due 11/20/2018
More information is available here
Apply via Common App - add Jack Kent Cooke Foundation as a school
Up to $40,000 per year and includes advising on selecting a college and navigating financial aid.
Eligibility:
-Current senior
-Financial need
-Minimum GPA 3.5
-Minimum SAT 1200 or ACT 26
 No
Rudae's School of Beauty Culture
More information here
Application available here
ACE Grant: Up to $1,000 for the cosmetology program and $500 for the esthetics program.  See flyer for more information Yes - Rudae's
Allen County Extension Homemakers Scholarship Due to Student Services at 2:45 PM on Monday, 4/22/2019
See Mrs. Fitt in Student Services for application
$500 scholarship for an Allen County senior who will be attending Purdue West Lafayette or Purdue Fort Wayne in the College of Health & Human Services
Yes - Purdue West Lafayette or PFW
Jim Kelley Memorial Scholarship
Due to Student Services at 2:45 PM on Wednesday, 2/20/2019
See Mrs. Fitt in Student Services for application
$1,500 scholarship to 2 students - 1 to a student accepted to a four-year college, 1 to a student accepted to Ivy Tech's Air Frame-Power Plant Program.
Eligibility:
-Current high school senior
-Minimum GPA of 3.0
-Must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in a field related to aviation
 No
Flavorful Futures Scholarship
Deadline 2/15/2019
Application and more information available here
$5,000 scholarships to 5 high school students.  Applications are evaluated on academic achievement and creativity of the application.
Eligibility:
-US citizen
-Current high school senior
-Minimum GPA of 2.5
 No
Drive Smart Teen Contest
Deadline 1/6/2019
Application and information available here
$10,000 Grand prize scholarship (and multiple smaller awards) for creating a 15-60 second digital short about the dangers of distracted driving.  Open to US residents ages 13 to 18.  No
Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program
Deadline 12/7/2018
Application available here
 $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to over 800 students nationwide
Eligibility:
-Commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity, and leadership
-Current high school senior
-Minimum GPA 3.0
-Demonstrate financial need
 No
2019 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program Deadline 1/4/2019
Application available here
$10,000 scholarship renewable up to 4 years total
Eligibility:
-Demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship
-strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 GPA)
-US citizen
-Current high school senior planning to attend full-time college in fall 2019
 No
2019  Coolidge Scholarship
Deadline 5 PM on Wednesday, 1/23/2019
Application available here
Full-ride, four-year, merit-based scholarship that can be used for any accredited college or university in the United States.
Applicants must be current juniors planning to enroll in college in the fall of 2020
Recipients are selected based primarily on academic excellence
 No
Rea Magnet Wire Scholarship
Contact Kris Coak, Rea Magnet Wire Human Resource Department:
(260) 421-7369
For children and stepchildren of permanent, full-time Rea Magnet Wire retirees and employees with at least three years of continuous service  No
Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Scholarships Multiple deadlines
More information available here
Look for College Scholarships
Multiple scholarships available, both school-specific and general.  Some colleges include: Saint Francis, Ivy Tech, PFW, Indiana Wesleyan, Indiana Tech, Huntington, Ball State, and Taylor.  Varies
Grace Hogan Scholarship
Deadline 4/9/2019
Application available here (click Sign Up in the upper right-hand corner)
$4,000 scholarship for current seniors.  
Selection based on essay, academic performance, financial need, and work, community, and school activities.
 No
Fort Wayne Firefighters Fraternal Benefit Association Scholarship  Deadline 4/15/2019
Application available here (click Sign Up in the upper right-hand corner)
$4,000 for children or stepchildren of active or pensioned Fort Wayne Fire Department employees. Must attend college full-time.  No
Fort Wayne Country Club Caddie Scholarship
Contact Fort Wayne Country Club to apply (260) 432-2581 For Fort Wayne Country Club caddies attending Indiana colleges.
Minimum GPA 2.75
Yes - Indiana
Robert C. Batchelder DDS Scholarship
Deadline 4/26/2019
Application available here (click Sign Up in the upper right-hand corner)
$5,000 for an Allen County senior who will attend IUFW, IUPUI, or IU Bloomington to pursue a career in the dental field.  
Minimum GPA 3.0
Yes - IUFW, IUPUI, or IU Bloomington
B. Davis Scholarship
Deadline 5/24/19
More information here
$1,000 scholarship for a high school junior or senior.  
Not an academic scholarship
1000-word essay on the prompt: 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 individual.
 No
Indy Pride Fall 2018 Scholarships Deadline 11:59 PM on Thursday 11/8/18
More information and application here
For future and current students attending an accredited Indiana-based college, university or trade school who are making significant contributions to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning/Queer, and Straight Ally (LGBTQ+) community through their academic pursuits. Yes - Indiana school
2019 High School Student of Integrity Korte Does It All Scholarship
Due to Student Services at 2:45 PM on Thursday 11/27/18
Application available here
One student will receive a $2,000 trade scholarship toward post-secondary, trade-specific expenses.  The recipient will have distinguished him/herself as a role model of integrity and ethical behavior in school and the community.
Eligibility:
-Senior planning to attend a post-secondary school/program to study plumbing, electrical, or HVAC
 No
Indiana Education and Training Voucher Program (ETV) More information here For current/former foster care youth who are enrolled in a qualified college or vocational education program.  
-Up to $5,000 per year
-Must enroll initially before 21st birthday
-Money can be used for tuition, housing, textbooks, tutoring, childcare, or transportation
 No
Next Level Jobs Workforce Ready Grant More information here Free job training for Hoosiers in high-demand sectors from Ivy Tech or Vincennes
Sectors include: Advanced Manufacturing, Building & Construction, Health & Life Science, IT & Business Services, and Transportation & Logistics
Eligibility:
-Indiana Resident & US citizen
-High school diploma
-Enroll in a qualifying certificate program in a high-demand job sector
Yes - Ivy Tech or Vincennes
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Deadline 11/15/2018
Application available here
Scholarships ranging from $1000 to $12,500 per year for 4 years
Current high school seniors who are US citizens are eligible.
Applications are judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
 No
Next Generation Hoosier Educator's Scholarship
Deadline November 30, 2018

Application available here
For class of 2019 students who plan to become teachers and teach in Indiana.  Up to $7,500 per year scholarship
-Must be in top 20% of class or have SAT/ACT score in top 20%
Yes
Indiana-based institution