Scholarships

Scholarships are an important part of financing higher education. Applications continually arrive, and deadlines are always just around the corner. Please check scholarships listed below for qualifications and deadline information.

For scholarship applications currently available, check with Mrs. Bloemer in the guidance office.BE SURE to allow ample time to complete the application in order to meet stated deadlines!

NEW!! Websites are now available so that students can fill-out applications via the computer!

The 2017-2018 scholarship list will be available in Mrs. Bloemer's office and will be  attached below.  See Mrs. Bloemer with any questions.


Attachment:

Scholarships

Scholarship

Application

Due Date

Amount

Notes

Thomas H.
Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives Memorial Scholarship

Application form

500 word essay
with choice of 3
topics found on
app. form

TBA

$1500.00

Anyone who receives
power from an Illinois
Electric Coop.

Norris Electric Cooperative Scholarship

Application form
with 500 work essay.

TBA

$1,000.00

Scholarship can be found athttp://www.norrisel
ectric .com/content/scholarships

LaVern and Nola McEntire Lineworker’s Scholarship

Application form

100 word essay
about why desire
to be lineworker

TBA

$1500.00

Criteria available at www.ceci.coop

To be used only at Lincoln Land C.C.

OCC High
School Award

Application

TBA

Tuition Waver Awards

Must be enrolled
full-time at Olney Central College.

WVC Freshman Scholarship (Wabash Valley)

Application

TBA

Tuition only – allocated amount

Merit or activity-based

Jake Klein Memorial Conservation Scholarship (Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District)

Application, etc.

TBA

$500

Vocational or
college

Louisville Clay County Mutual Insurance Co. Scholarship

Application
/essay

TBA

$750


Clay County Farm Bureau

Application
/essay

TBA

$1000


Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

3.0 GPA

Application

Essay –
choice of
2 topics

Financial statement

$2,500

Based on need – parents’ combined AGI not to exceed $60,000


Effingham Equity

Essay describing
the degree
you are
pursuing and why
interested in
that field

3.0 GPA

Internships or SOE requirements
at one of company’s locations

$1,500 per semester

2 or 4 year program – must be agronomy related


Champion Fitness

Physical Therapy/

Jill Bane Memorial Scholarsh

TBA

$1,000



Wabash Telephone Coop

Application
and Essay


$1,000

WIN customer at least 12 months

Wabash Independent Networks

Application
and Essay




Ronald McDonald U.S. Scholarship Program https://aim.
applyists
.net/RMHC
TBA Various Awards

Illinois PTA

3.0 GPA

Application
from
‚Äč www.illinoi
spta .org

$3,000 first place

$2,000 second place

Must be entering education or education-related program requiring state certification


Clay County Hospital Auxiliary

Application

TBA

$1,000

Anyone entering medical field; one per school awarded

South Central FS

Application

Character
reference
forms

TBA

Tuition, books, fees

Full-time employment upon graduation

Job specific training

Agronomy or closely related field

Student
commitment
required

John Easly Purdue Scholarship

Application

Essay

Letter of
Recommend

TBA


Applicants must be enrolled (or enroll no later than Fall 2015) at Purdue University or one of its satellite campuses.

Janet G. Hall

Nursing

Scholarship

TBA

$1,000



Nicholas Memorial Grant

TBA

$2000

Student must be planning a career in the field of education.


C.E.F.S.

Economic

Opportunity

Corporation's

CGBG

Scholarship

TBA

tuition fees



Family Farms Charity Scholarship

Application
/essay

TBA

$1,000


Farm Credit

farmcreditIL
.com

TBA

$1,500

Major and career related to
agriculture

CellularOne

Application

TBA

$1,000


Pointe Pest Control Scholarship

Application
(online)

TBA

$750


The Illinois Odd Fellow – Rebekah Scholarship

Application

Unknown

C average, financial need


Illinois Sheriffs’ Association

www.ilsheriff
.org

$500



Red Ausbrook Memorial Scholarship

TBA

For dependents of police officers, officers KIA, military



Clay City Civics

Association

Scholarship


TBA

2 awards at $500

per winner


Clay County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship

Application

TBA

Son/daughter
/under legal guardianship of
Farm Bureau member

Bishop Mutual Insurance Company

Application

$250

Policy holder/child or grandchild of policy holder


Joseph Savino Undergraduate Award Application

Education Award

Application

$500

Interest and participation in serving youth of community; B average


Mediacon World Class Scholarship

Application

TBA

$1,000

Open to ALL
seniors
Norris Electric Cooperative Scholarship Application TBA $1,000
National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship Application TBA $500
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Application TBA TBA Alumni Association Scholarships
South Central Illinois AHEC: Future Healthcare Hero Award

Application

TBA $500 Applicants must be pursuing entry into any health science program for the semester.

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