Scholarships 2016-2017
Centralia High School Alumni Scholarship Application
Horatio Alger Scholarship
  • Have completed high school by Spring 2017
  • Be enrolled in a career or technical degree program in Fall 2017
  • Demonstrate financial need; applicants must be Pell Grant eligible
  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Apply at 
P.E.O. Chapter GL $500.00 Scholarship
A Philanthropic Educational Organization
  • Must be a senior female graduating from Centralia High School and be enrolled in an accredited four year university
  • GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Two letters of recommendation by teachers or administrators
  • Involved in two or more CHS extra-curricular activities
  • Involved in at least 1 community/church activity
  • Click here for application

Applicants must submit

  • Transcript from Centralia High School
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume of activities, work history, and community/church service
  • Completed application from by May 20, 2017
  • At least 2 typed paragraphs on why you think you should be the recipient of this scholarship
Kyle Price Memorial Scholarship for Marion County
  • Scholarship is a tribute to the life of Kyle Price who served in Iraq with the United States Marines
  • Award amount $250
  • Award based on school and community participation as well as financial need
  • Application deadline is May 2, 2017
  • See your counselor for an application
Kids Chance of Illinois
To be eligible for a scholarship grant, applicants must have a parent who has been killed or seriously injured as a result of a work related accident that meets the criteria
 of the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act and that has resulted in demonstrated financial need.  Applicants must also meet the following requirements:
  • Applicant must be between the ages of 16-25 at the time of the full disbursement of Kids' Chance Inc. of Illinois, scholarship award.
  • Student applicant and/or deceased/injured worker are not required to be legal resident of Illinois
  • Applicant must be able to demonstrate financial need.
  • Applicant must have achieved a high school diploma by the time of the first disbursement of the scholarship award.
  • Applicant must be enrolled, accepted or applying for acceptance as a full-time or part-time student at an accredited university, college, or technical school
Kaskaskia Fine & Performing Arts Scholarship
  • Open to high school seniors
  • Scholarship consist of a waiver of tuition & mandatory fees
  • Scholarships are available in activities of...
    • Instrumental Music
    • Theater
    • Vocal Music
  • Applications must be received by 6/30/17, click here to download document