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GFWC Lorado Taft Art Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who has completed art courses during his/her high school years

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by February 1, 2018.

 

GFWC Performing Arts Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who participated in drama or music during his/her high school years

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by February 1, 2018.

 

GFWC Vina M. Milller Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who will be studying in a field of Public Issues (Political Science, Fire & Police, Crime Prevention, Law)

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by February 1, 2018.

 

GFWC Vocational Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who will be attending an Illinois technical or trade school fall semester of 2018

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by February 1, 2018.

 

HomeStar Customer Scholarship

Eligibility: high school senior whose parent or grandparent is a customer of HomeStar Bank, with a minimum GPA of 2.5

Apply at: www.homestarbank.com/scholarship.htm

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by February 9, 2018

 

Illinois PTA Scholarship

Eligibility: Illinois high school senior pursuing a degree in education

Apply at: http://illinoispta.org/appprocess.html

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by February 15, 2017.

 

Darin Krones Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Member of the current IWHS graduating class (participating in graduation), Planning on attending a tech/trade school, community college or university immediately following graduation

Apply at: http://kronesfamily.com/darin/scholarship/

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner or submitted electronically by February 15, 2018.

 

Farm Credit Illinois Scholarship

Eligibility:high school senior and plan to enroll at a college or university in the Fall of 2018, plan to pursue an agriculture-related academic major and career, reside ‒ or my family farms ‒ in one of the sixty southern Illinois counties served by Farm Credit Illinois, do not have a parent or grandparent who is a current Farm Credit Illinois employee or board director

Apply at: https://form.jotform.com/farmcreditIL/2018-scholarship-application

Deadline: Completed applications are due February 28, 2018.

 

The Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship

Eligibility: high school senior who is a U.S. citizen, resident of Illinois, and has maintained a “C” average

Apply at: www.ioof-il.org

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by March 1, 2018.

 

Diane Slack Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who participated in art classes during high school and will be continuing his/her education in the fall

Apply at: ​ diane slack

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 1.

 

Freed Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who has been accepted to a 4-year university and will be continuing his/her education in the fall

Apply at: ​ Freed

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 1.

 

Merton Parker Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who has been accepted to a 4-year university and will be continuing his/her education in the fall

Apply at: ​ merton parker

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 1.

 

Rod & Rilla Schriefer Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who will be continuing his/her education in an agriculture-related field

Apply at: ​ schrieffer

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 1.

 

Arthur C. Drynan Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW male senior who will be continuing his education at a 4-year university in the fall

Apply at: ​ 20180105160639487.pdf

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 1.

 

D.L. Reed Math Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who will be continuing his/her education in a math-related field

Apply at: ​ DL Reed

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 15.

 

HomeStar Hispanic Partnership Scholarship

Eligibility: high school senior who resides in Kankakee or Iroquois County, is of Hispanic or Latino heritage, with a minimum GPA of 2.5

Apply at: www.homestarbank.com/scholarship.htm

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by March 9, 2018

 

IWHS Mentors Scholarship

Eligibility: current senior IWHS mentor who will be continuing his/her education in the fall

Apply at: ​ mentors

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 15.

 

Onarga Lions Club Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who will be pursuing a degree/career in a service-type capacity

Apply at: ​ Onarga Lions Club

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Eighner by March 15.

Eligibility: current IW senior who is very active in community service

 

Ada Mucklestone Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who is a child, grandchild, or great-grandchild of a U.S. Veteran

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to a sponsoring American Legion Auxiliary by March 15.

 

O.W.C./Simple Joys Community Service Award

Eligibility: current IW senior who is very active in community service

Apply at: ​ OWC scholarship

​Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to Ms. Redwitz by April 1.

 

Janie M. Wilken Memorial 4-H/FFA Scholarship

Eligibility: graduating senior who is an active member in a Ford-Iroquois 4-H Club and/or a member of a Section 10 FFA Chapter

Apply at: ​ Wilken FFA
​Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by April 1.

 

Janie M. Wilken Memorial IW Scholarship

Eligibility: current member of the IW graduating class

Apply at: ​ Wilken IW
​Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by April 1.

 

Coach Boma Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: current IW senior who participated in at least one season of football

Apply at: ​ Coach bBoma memorial award

​Deadline: Completed application must be returned to Ms. Redwitz by April 3.

 

Illinois Electric Cooperative Scholarship

Eligibility: student who is the son or daughter of an Illinois electric cooperative member receiving service form the cooperative

Apply at: www.eiec.coop

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by April 30, 2018.

 

CBAI Foundation For Community Banking Scholarhship

Eligibility: Illinois high school senior

Apply at: www.homestarbank.com/scholarship.htm

Deadline: Check sponsoring bank for preliminary judging deadline.

 

Edna A Willms Scholarship

Eligibility: current Iroquois County high school senior who will be continuing his/her education in the fall

Apply at: ​ Willms

​Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by May 1.

 

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Eligibility: high school senior who plans to earn a nursing degree

Apply at: www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com

Deadline: Completed applications must be posted by August 31, 2018

 

Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

Eligibility: current high school senior who is seeking a career in nursing and currently accepted into an accredited nursing program or enrolled in classes required for the nursing program

Apply at: See Ms. Eighner for an application

Deadline: Completed applications must be returned to a sponsoring American Legion Auxiliary by November 10.

 

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