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Regional/National Scholarships

Name of Scholarship


How to



AES Engineers Scholarship

Check website deadlines vary 

Scholarship page
can be found here

A $500 award based on an essay that students submit that can be found on the scholarship page of the website


Horatio Alger Scholarship

Check website deadlines vary

Apply online at 

Full-time high school senior with GPA of 2.0, plan to pursue a bachelor's degree, critical financial need, involvement in co-curricular and community activities, US citizen

Coca-Cola Scholarship

October 31

Apply online at 


Must be a senior, GPA 3.0, attend an accredited US college/university

Elks Foundation Most Valuable Student


Apply online at www.elks.org
Mail application to:
David Thompson
Scholarship Chairman
618 Parkview Drive
Boonville, IN 47601

Must be a senior and a US citizen. Students judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need

 Inheritance of Hope


Apply online here

Child of parent that has or have died of cancer

 Ronald McDonald House Charities U.S. Scholarship Program

Check the website for deadline

Application and complete
details can be found at 

Several scholarships for students who show exemplary citizenship and the initiative to fulfill their educational goals 

Burger King McLamore Foundation 


 Apply online here

Burger King employees, dependents, children, and spouses are eligible for over $50,000 

Indiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Scholarship

Check site for deadline

Application available online at:www.inahperd.org

GPA 3.0, major in health education, physical education, recreation, dance education or allied areas including sports administration at an Indiana college, have financial need, participate in school/community activities

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarships


Application available online at:www.gwcf.org

Must be a US citizen and plan for a career of service in local, state or federal government

Knights of Pythias



Application available here

Several $1000 awards for seniors meeting criteria listed here

Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship

early February deadline

Application available online atwww.breastcancerplate.org

Must be a senior whose parent is battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer

AXA Achievement Community Scholarship

Check website-apply early


Application available online at 

The AXA Achievements Community Scholarship program offers $2,000 college scholarships to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. The scholarships are sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA Advisors, LLC. 

 ESA Foundation Scholarships

Check website various deadlines


Multiple Scholarships

Que LLueva Cafe


Application available online at 

Several awards of varying amounts for undocumented students enrolling for the first time in an accredited college or university

 Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

Check website various deadlines

Learn more here 

Up to $25,000 per year for 100 first time freshmen and additional $2000 one-time awards

Damon P. Moore Scholarship

March 1 of each year

Application available online here

Must be an ethnic minority senior pursuing a career in teaching

ISTA Career Scholarship

March 1 of each year

Application available online at www.ista-in.org

Must be a dependent of an ISTA member

ISTA Educator Scholarship

March 1 of each year

Application available online at www.ista-in.org

Must be a dependent of an ISTA member and pursue a degree in education

Louis B. Russell Scholarship

March 1 of each year

Application available online here

Must be an ethnic minority senior furthering their education in industrial arts, vocational education or technical preparation at an accredited institution

Gill Orthodontics Scholarship 


Application and details available 



Two non-renewable $1000 scholarships for applicants in treatment, or who have completed orthodontic treatment by Dr. James Gill 

Salon Professional Academy


Application available here 

Several different awards for students based on enrollment at the academy that vary by GPA

Indiana Association for the Gifted Scholarship

open application in the beginning of the year with the deadline around spring break

Application and details available atwww.iag-online.org 

A $2000 award sponsored by the IAG


Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing Scholarship 

Second Friday of March annually

Application found here 


An award not to exceed $2500 for direct descendants of graduates of Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing who is pursuing a career a Registered Nurse. 


Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship


Click here for a copy of the application

Must be committed to pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at an Indiana college or university, must be a current member of the association or dependent child or grandchild of a current member, enroll full-time, must have taken SAT or ACT

Indiana Oil and Gas Association Scholarship 


The application can be found here

The number of awards and amount of award varies.  Intended for students with a GPA greater than a 3.0 intending to study Earth Science, Petroleum or Chemical Engineering, or Geology majors 

Indiana Mining & Technical Society


The application can be found here 

Applicant must be from a coal-producing county, or have an interest in mining or a related field, or be from a mining family, or be from an IMTS member's family

 The American Public Works Association (APWA)


The application can be found here 

 The Chapter intends to award at least two scholarships of $500 each per year. A recipient will be eligible for a maximum of $2000 over four years.

Anderson Woods Camp Counselor Scholarship


Application information can be found atwww.andersonwoods.org 
Click on "Summer Camp" link
or call 812-639-1079

A $2000 scholarship for students who commit to being a camp counselor at the Anderson Woods Summer Camp, which is a camp for adults and kids with disabilities.

Indiana Municipal Electric Association(IMEA)

January 31 of each year

Application survey can be found here 

The $1,000 scholarship, which is non-renewable, is made available in the spring of each year. The award notification will be presented to the student prior to graduation by a representative of the Indiana Municipal Electric Association. The scholarship will be issued at the end of the first semester of college as long as the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and completes the first semester.

Raytheon/First Robotics Scholarship 

Check website

Application can
be found here 

A $1000 award for students who have competed on a First team or in a tech challenge.

 BigSun Scholarship

Mid June


The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student-athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.

Multiple scholarships

Dates vary

Applications available
online at 

There are multiple scholarships available on this site for seniors. The deadlines vary with some as early as April

 Actors Community Theater Scholarship

March 1 of each year

click here for application 

A student must have participated in ACT production, or in the arts.

Abbot and Fenner Scholarship Program

First part of June of each year

Application and details found here 

$1000 award based on an essay

 Click Evans Caddie Scholarship 

Check site for deadline

Application and more details
can found here

The amount varies, four-year scholarship,  Applicants must have caddied, successfully, for a minimum of two years

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Check website

Application available online at  


Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest.  Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.
University Tutor Scholarship Monthly Click here for information

University Tutor holds a monthly $1000 essay on various topic ideas

America's Farmers Grow AG Leaders (FFA) February 1 Application and more information here Applicant needs to be under 23 enrolled as a full-time student in a post-secondary school.
Tobacco-Free Life.org Check site for deadline Application and more information here Tobacco-free life will be offering scholarships for applicants to share their thoughts on tobacco.
Beta Sigma Psi National Lutheran Fraternity Educational Foundation Scholarship Check site for deadline

Application and more information found here

High school senior boy who is a member of a Lutheran church and plans on attending a 4-year college.
Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship  February 1 of each year Application and more information found here High school senior whose parent is battling or who have lost a parent to breast cancer. 
Student-View Scholarship  Check site for deadline

Application/survey can be found here 

More information can be found here

High school senior who plans to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school.