Scholarships

Scholarship Application
Submissions Are Currently: CLOSED

 

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Lilly Endowment Scholarship Application
Submissions Are Currently: CLOSED

To be eligible for any CFMC scholarship, students must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited public or private non-profit institution of higher education. Please note that listed award amounts may be subject to change.

 

Dorothy Asher Scholarship

(Multiple @ $3,000)

  • For students pursuing higher education to become an elementary school teacher.

 

Memorial Scholarship Endowment of Dr. Julia Foster
(1 @ $2,000)

  • For students with at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA who intend to pursue a career in the medical field (open but not limited to medicine, pre-med, nursing, physician assistant studies, physical therapy, radiology, respiratory therapy, etc.).

 

Newburn-Asher Scholarship
(Multiple @ $2,000)

  • For students pursuing higher education in a health care field.

 

Never Too Late Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a Morgan County resident who is at least 30 years old, who is returning to school to pursue a high school diploma, G.E.D., Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or graduate degree. Preference is given to applicants with financial need, clearly defined educational goals, long-term career or personal objectives, and community involvement.

 

Sergeant Dan Starnes Memorial Scholarship
($500-$1,500)

  • For a student pursuing a 2-4 year degree in law enforcement, criminal justice, public safety, or a closely related field. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA, demonstrate academic promise, and have demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to students with work experience, good character, community involvement, and a healthy lifestyle. Additional short essay required.

 

Wm. Ryan Fritsche Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $2,000)

  • For a student with at least a 2.5 GPA who exhibits good character and citizenship and is interested in public service work, such as: law enforcement, medical work, social work, child services, etc. Additional references and essay required.

 

Gordon Leigh Speer Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a senior graduating from any high school in Morgan County or Indian Creek High School who intends to study at The Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. Preference is given to students studying engineering. The goal is to assist students of high academic achievement and potential.

 

Maggie Grounds Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a female high school senior entering the field of architecture, contracting/building engineering, traditional drafting, architectural computer-aided design or another very closely-related field of study.

 

Benjamin Elo Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $5,000)

  • For a varsity athlete with a 3.0 minimum GPA who intends to pursue a 4-year degree. Applicants must exhibit good citizenship, be involved in their church, and be involved in community service. Applicants must be a resident of Morgan County or have participated in the Ben Elo Memorial Soccer Camp. Two additional references and an additional essay required.

 

Eminence Alumni Association Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • Academic Scholarship: For students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Vocational Scholarship: For students with at least a 2.3 GPA. For students with demonstrated financial need.

 

Meaghan Buis Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $3,000)

  • For a student with a minimum 3.2 GPA who has participated in the Eminence High School girls or boys basketball program.

 

Stierwalt Scholarship
(1 @ $2,270)

  • For a student with proven moral character and a high-class rank who intends to further their education at a college or university in Indiana.

Emily Downey Memorial Scholarship
 (1 @ $1,000)

  • For a student with average or below-average grades from Indian Creek High School, without requirement as to county of residence.

 

Gordon Leigh Speer Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a senior graduating from any high school in Morgan County or Indian Creek High School who intends to study at The Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. Preference is given to students studying engineering. The goal is to assist students of high academic achievement and potential.

 

Maggie Grounds Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • *If a Morgan County resident: For a female high school senior entering the field of architecture, contracting/building engineering, traditional drafting, architectural computer-aided design or another very closely-related field of study.

 

Benjamin Elo Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $5,000)

  • For a varsity athlete with a 3.0 minimum GPA who intends to pursue a 4-year degree. Applicants must exhibit good citizenship, be involved in their church, and be involved in community service. Applicants must be a resident of Morgan County or have participated in the Ben Elo Memorial Soccer Camp. Two additional references and an additional essay required.

Maggie Grounds Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a female high school senior entering the field of architecture, contracting/building engineering, traditional drafting, architectural computer-aided design or another very closely-related field of study.

 

Benjamin Elo Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $5,000)

  • For a varsity athlete with a 3.0 minimum GPA who intends to pursue a 4-year degree. Applicants must exhibit good citizenship, be involved in their church, and be involved in community service. Applicants must be a resident of Morgan County or have participated in the Ben Elo Memorial Soccer Camp. Two additional references and an additional essay required.

 

Charles F. & Olive B. Flater Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a student who demonstrates overall academic preparedness, an ability to communicate future educational plans and reasoning behind those plans, an ability to adjust to new learning and living environments, and exemplary ethical and moral conduct as it relates to school, fellow students, and faculty.

 

Devin Wade Deaton Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $250)

  • For a student with demonstrated financial need wishing to continue their education at a college or vocational school, or for a student currently enrolled in the Ben Davis HS Building Trades Program. The award may also be made to the winner of the State VICA award.

 

Justin & Bonita Conduitt Marley Scholarship
(2 @ $1,000)

  • For students entering vocational training, the field of education, or the field of library science.

 

Kaitlyn Fulkerson Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a student with at least a 3.0 GPA who exhibits good character, respect for others, and good citizenship. The scholarship looks to recognize a student who sets a good example with their peers and in the community. Additional references required.

 

 

Mooresville High School Alumni Scholarship
(1 @ $500)

  • For a student with demonstrated financial need whose parent or grandparent is also a Mooresville High School alumnus. Applicants should give an example of how they confronted or overcame a specific challenge.

 

Mooresville Kiwanis Curry Overton Memorial Scholarship
(2 @$1,000)

  • Preference is given to students from Mooresville and Monrovia and the surrounding areas. Preference to students selected to Kiwanis “Student of the Month” and students who have participated in service projects. Applicants should exemplify living by the Golden Rule and have earned a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

 

Owen L. Prescott and Dorothea I. Prescott Scholarship
(1@$1,000)

  • For a student seeking a 2-4 year degree.  This scholarship will be based upon the character, need, and high school record of the applicant.

 

Steven Lee Robert Terrell Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a student who has participated in athletics who is seeking to continue their education. Preference is given to students with financial need.

 

TOA-USA Scholarship
(2 @ $1,500)

  • For students with demonstrated work ethic seeking to enroll in a post-secondary educational institution. One need-based scholarship and one merit-based scholarship will be awarded.

 

Velma M. Hackelman-Mendenhall Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,900)

  • For a student pursuing a 2-4 year degree in education with a 2.5 minimum GPA

Gordon Leigh Speer Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a senior graduating from any high school in Morgan County or Indian Creek High School who intends to study at The Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. Preference is given to students studying engineering. The goal is to assist students of high academic achievement and potential.

 

 

Maggie Grounds Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a female high school senior entering the field of architecture, contracting/building engineering, traditional drafting, architectural computer-aided design or another very closely-related field of study.

 

Benjamin Elo Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $5,000)

  • For a varsity athlete with a 3.0 minimum GPA who intends to pursue a 4-year degree. Applicants must exhibit good citizenship, be involved in their church, and be involved in community service. Applicants must be a resident of Morgan County or have participated in the Ben Elo Memorial Soccer Camp. Two additional references and an additional essay required.

 

Ann Haworth Memorial Scholarship
(2 @ $3,250)

  • For a student ranked in the upper 1/4 of the graduating class who participated in orchestra and/or choir during grades 10 through 12.

 

Bob Staggs Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $500)

  • For a student with at least a 2.5 GPA who was involved in sports activities in school and who is interested in a career in sports broadcasting, sports marketing or sports medicine. Applicants should explain this interest and their career goals in an essay. Applicants must exhibit good character, respect for others, and good citizenship in their sports activities and within school. Additional references required.

Gordon Leigh Speer Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a senior graduating from any high school in Morgan County or Indian Creek High School who intends to study at The Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. Preference is given to students studying engineering. The goal is to assist students of high academic achievement and potential.

 

Maggie Grounds Scholarship
(1 @ $1,500)

  • For a female high school senior entering the field of architecture, contracting/building engineering, traditional drafting, architectural computer-aided design or another very closely-related field of study.

 

Benjamin Elo Memorial Scholarship
(1 @ $5,000)

  • For a varsity athlete with a 3.0 minimum GPA who intends to pursue a 4-year degree. Applicants must exhibit good citizenship, be involved in their church, and be involved in community service. Applicants must be a resident of Morgan County or have participated in the Ben Elo Memorial Soccer Camp. Two additional references and an additional essay required.

 

Linda Huttsell Academic Scholarship
(7 @ $2,000)

  • For students in the upper ½ of the graduating class with strong moral character and demonstrated academic achievement. Preference is given to students with demonstrated financial need.

 

Justin & Bonita Conduitt Marley Scholarship
(2 @ $1,000)

  • For students entering vocational training, the field of education, or the field of library science.

 

Ted and Berta Romine/Monrovia Masonic Lodge #654 Scholarship
(1 @ $1,000)

  • For a student who wishes to pursue an education in a trade school or technical training area (ex: auto mechanics, law enforcement, healthcare, nursing, or electronics).  A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Preference is given to students who explain their goals after school and why they chose their area of study. Preference is given to students with financial need.

Home Bank Scholarships
(3 @ $1,000 plus an additional $500 to a non-profit of choice)

  • For graduating high school seniors who hold an account at Home Bank.
  • Deadline: Monday, April 10, 2017
  • More Info: Tana Lobb, tlobb@homebanksb.com
  • Learn more at each of the Scholarship Seminars! Home Bank is also graciously sponsoring a laptop raffle for seminar attendees.

 

Artie Fest
($1,000)

  • For a senior graduating from Martinsville High School, Tabernacle Christian School, or be a homeschooled Martinsville resident.
  • Deadline: March 31
  • More Info: Application can be downloaded from www.artiefest.org, or may be picked up from the Guidance Office at Martinsville High School.
  • Learn more at the Martinsville Scholarship Seminar on Jan. 19!

 

Martinsville Chamber Scholarship
($1,000)

  • For homeschooled seniors or seniors graduating from Martinsville High. Morgan County residents attending Indian Creek High School are also eligible.
  • Deadline: March 22

 

John D. Rudd Memorial Scholarship
($1,000)

  • For high school seniors in Brown, Clay, Johnson, Monroe, Morgan, Owen, and Putnam counties who live in an SCI REMC household and contribute to Operation RoundUp.
  • More Info: Brochures available at each of the Scholarship Seminars!

 

Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution
($500)

  • For any student attending an Indiana institution with at least a 2-year program. Requires a letter of recommendation written by Patty Dow.
  • Deadline: March 1
  • More Info: pdow@aol.com and/or high school guidance office

 

Morgan County Beef Cattle Association
($1,000)

  • For any student attending an Indiana institution with at least a 2 year program
  • Deadline: March 1
  • More Info: pdow@aol.com and/or high school guidance office

 

Networking Business Women of Morgan County
($1,000)

  • For any female graduating high school senior.
  • Deadline: March 1
  • More Info: Barb Witzke, bwitzke@americansrcommunities.com
  • Learn more at the Mooresville Scholarship Seminar on Jan. 18!

 

Ivy Tech Morgan County Scholarship
(Tuition)

  • For Morgan County residents/employees
  • Rolling deadline.
  • More Info: Mooresville Learning Center, 317-916-7660
  • Learn more at the Mooresville and Martinsville Scholarship Seminars!

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program (LECSP) awards full-tuition scholarships to students from each county in Indiana.

Eligibility:

  • Students must be Morgan County residents at the time of application.
  • Applicants must be high school seniors graduating by June 30, 2018.
  • Applicants must have a high school diploma from an Indiana high school accredited by the State Board of Education or by a national or regional accreditation agency that is recognized by the State Board of Education.
  • Recipients must pursue undergraduate study in a baccalaureate program on a full-time basis.
  • Recipients may attend any accredited public or private four-year college or university in Indiana

Benefits:

  • Two scholarships will be awarded to Morgan County residents
  • Pays full tuition and required fees for four years; no re-application process is required
  • $900 book stipend each year
  • Does not pay room, board, or travel expensesTimeline:
  • Thursday, Aug. 17: How-to-Apply Seminars o 4-5pm: Mooresville Public Library o 6-7pm: CFMC Martinsville Office
  • Tuesday, Sept. 5: Applications Due by 4 pm
  • Wednesday, Sept. 27: Finalists receive interview notices
  • Tuesday, Oct. 5: Finalist Interviews
  • Thursday, Nov. 2: Celebration Banquet
  • Wednesday, Dec. 20: Scholarship winners will be notified by Winter Break

 

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