Scholarships & Important Info for Seniors
(Newest Listed First)
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
Must attend an Eligible Public High School.
Must have achieved a 3.75 Cumulative Grade Point Average.
Must enroll at an Eligible Four-Year College or University the first semester following high school graduation.
Must maintain a four year or less graduation schedule in college.
Must work 240 hours during the twelve months prior to fall semester college enrollment.
Preferred employment is regularly scheduled work performed under supervision for compensation.
Must provide the FAFSA SAR showing the EFC. Must be Pell Grant eligible. The family EFC does not have to be paid, it is used only to determine disbursement amounts.
Must apply for Federal and State grants if eligible.
For additional information or an application go to https://haganscholarships.org/
Designed for students who are not planning to attend college right away
Full time employment upon completion
Must be a current high school senior
Successful completion of the application process
Letter of recommendation
Participate in the interview process
Commit to participate in all requirements of the MSSC-M3 Course
Application deadline is November 15, 2021
See your counselor for additional information or an application
Voice of Democracy VFW
Open to students in grades 9-12
Application deadline is October 31
Prizes and scholarships can be awarded at the Post, District, State and National level
Top scholarship is $30,000
See your counselor for an application and contest rules
GOLDEN APPLE SCHOLARS
High school senior
Up to $23,000 in total financial assistance
Standardized test scores are optional and not required for acceptance this year
Priority Application Deadline is December 15th, 2021
For additional information or to apply go to: https://www.goldenapple.org/scholars#scholars/program-eligibility-requirements
CBAI FOUNDATION FOR COMMUNITY BANKING
Must be a highschool senior
Award amount of $1,000 with potential to receive for 4 years
Essay writing contest to highlight the importance of community banking to the local economy.
For complete details or an application go to https://www.cbai.com/Online/Foundation/Essay_Scholarship.aspx
Or speak to your counselor
Application deadline is Friday, February 25, 2022
BETA SIGMA PSI
Awarded to a Christian male attending UIUC for the fall of 2022
Award amount ranges from $500 to $3,000
Application deadline is March 5th, 2022
Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC)
The scholarship covers 100% of undergraduate tuition, books,uniforms, and includes a monthly subsistence allowance.
The program runs concurrently with a student’s normal college educational course of study.
NROTC students attend classes in Naval Science, participate in unit drill and physical training, and other activities.
Students are taught the leadership principals and high ideals of a military officer.
During the summer students participate in a variety of training courses. These periods of instruction help students understand different career options, as well as familiarize them with a military life.
Upon graduation, students are commissioned as Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps.
Students incur zero obligation by applying and can withdraw from the program at any time during the freshman year of college.
Students can simply visit https://www.netc.navy.mil/Commands/Naval-Service-Training-Command/NROTC/Apply/ to start the application process.
Minimum academic requirement of 1000 on SAT (Math plus critical reading)
Additionally the applicants must score at least 200 points on the Marine Corps Physical Fitness Test (consisting of a timed three mile run, crunches, and pull-ups/push-ups).
The Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC)