Available Scholarships & Scholarship Programs

4H Scholarships - Google doc shared with seniors

Agriculture Future of America (AFA) www.agfuture.org/scholarships

for students studying an agricultural-related area

Albion Moose Lodge Deceased Pilgrim Memorial Scholarship – paper application available upon request. See Mrs. Braden

America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders www.FFA.org/scholarships

for students studying an agricultural-related area (this is very broad!)

American Society for Quality (ASQ) Evansville-Owensboro Section 0915 http://www.asq0915.com

Art Bunker Scholarship (no application)

Ashley Weir Memorial Scholarship

Banterra Bank video contest

Baptist Foundation of Illinois

Becker Scholarship (no application)

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Scholarships www.elks.org/enf/scholars

Benjamin Ingram Memorial Scholarship

Beta Sigma Psi (National Lutheran Fraternity) http://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org

for male members of a Lutheran congregation attending a 4 year college or university

Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship www.bbb.org/evansville/scholarship

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program www.buickachievers.com

for students enrolling at a 4-yr institution in 2016-17 and plan to major in engineering, technology, design or

business with interest in the automotive industry

Coca-Cola Scholars https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

Cook Family Scholarships – applications completed by all seniors in group setting in spring

Community Banking Association of Illinois (CBAI Foundation) - paper applications available in guidance office

essay-writing contest www.cbai.com

See Mrs. Braden for detailed information

Doris Welch Art Scholarship

Doug Leek Memorial Scholarship

for students majoring in Agriculture at Rend Lake College, preference given to Mechanics and Production majors

Elks National Foundation Scholarship Programs www.elks.org/scholars

Most Valuable Student

Legacy Awards

Enfield Masonic Lodge Scholarships: Victor Mark Mitchell Memorial

Florence Orr Memorial

Don L. Carter Memorial

John N. Upton Memorial

Enfield Rehab & Healthcare Center – paper application available in the guidance office

for students pursuing health-care careers

Egyptian Health Department Scholarships – Application found at https://www.egyptian.org/aboutus

also accessible in Google Docs. For students pursuing health-care careers

EOA/SICA Athletic Scholarship (no application)

Farm Credit Illinois http://farmcreditil.com/resources/community/scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

for students pursuing agriculture careers

Fraternal Order of Eagles Scholarships

Future Healthcare Hero Award by Southeastern IL Area Health Education Center

for students pursuing a career in health care – paper application available in guidance office

Genex Scholarship - application shared in Google

for students pursuing agricultural careers

Golden Apple Scholars Program www.goldenapple.org/apply

for aspiring teachers attending Illinois universities

Greenhouse Scholars www.greenhousescholars.org

based on income, GPA, leadership, and community involvement

Growmark Essay Contest www.growmark.com/youth-young-farmers/pages/essay-contest.aspx

for FFA members pursuing an agricultural career

The Hagan Scholarship www.hsfmo.org

for high achieving students with financial need attending one of the eligible colleges or universities (see website)

Hamilton County Chamber of Commerce - application shared with all seniors in Google

for students pursuing culinary arts

Hamilton County Homemakers Kay Mayberry/Jean Skinner Scholarship - paper application available in guidance office

for Hamilton County residents, preference given to children/grandchildren of Hamilton Co. HEA members

Hamilton County Telephone Foundation www.hamiltoncom.net/foundation.php. also see PDF in Google Docs

for customers of Hamilton County Telephone Cooperative

Hamilton Memorial Hospital Foundation Careers in Healthcare Scholarship - see application in Google Docs

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

more information at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

Illinois AMVETS www.ilamvets.org

preference given to military families

Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling (IACAC) http://www.iacac.org/scholarship/

Illinois Chemical Education Foundation www.cicil.net Instructions also available in the guidance office

open to future chemeists, chemical engineers, environmental engineers, chemistry teachers

Illinois Electric Cooperative Scholarships visit Cooperative websites

for Wayne-White or Southeastern Electric Coop members



Illinois Elks Association Children’s Care Program http://www.illinoiselksccc.org/forms.html

for Physical & Occupational Therapy and PT/OT Assistant majors

Illinois Farm Bureau www.iaafoundation.org/scholarships

Farm Bureau members in agriculture-related fields of study

Illinois Jaycees Charitable Foundation Scholarships http://www.ijcf.org

Illinois Masonic Children’s Assistance Program - application shared with seniors

Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Award http://www.ioof-il.org(click on forms at top of site, then scholarship


Illinois PTA Scholarships www.illinoispta.org/scholarshipapplication.html

for graduating seniors interested in pursuing a degree in education or related degree program

Illinois Retired Teachers Association (IRTA) http://www.irtaonline.org/Scholarship.aspx

for future educators

Illinois School Counselor Association (ISCA)https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf_-50JAg6442vaaBVCGGZWyBl_Gz9UgWr_B8zVTV6HOkp7-g/viewform

Illinois Sheriffs Association www.ilsheriff.org Application shared in Google drive

J. Lewis Johnson Memorial Scholarship (no application)

John R. Smith Memorial Fireman Award

Jostens photo/video contest http://www.Jostens.com/forwhatIstand

Kids’ Chance of Illinois http://www.kidschanceofillinois.com/scholarships/

for students whose parent has been killed or seriously injured as result of a work-related accident

Kirk Scholarship - not available in 2016

agricultural science students

Knights of Columbus Scholarship - application shared in Google

Legence Bank Scholarships https://www.legencebank.com/about-us/scholarships.html

Marion Eye Center Scholarship

Mary Davis Bryant Memorial Scholarship - see application in Google Docs

May Chapter Order of Eastern Star - paper applications available in guidance office

Maxine Stull Hughes Scholarship (no application)

3Mike Gott Scholarship – paper applications available in the guidance office

students seeking a career in music

National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA) www.ndtascottstlouis.org

preference given to students pursuing business, transportation logistics, and physical distribution

National Wild Turkey Federation - see PDF in Google Docs or


NCOE Alumni Scholarships - applications delivered to eligible students in spring

NCOE FFA Alumni Memorial Scholarship – paper applications available from Mrs. Rose

for 4-year FFA members

Nichols Memorial Grant from Delta Kappa Gamma Society – pdf shared in Google, paper app available in guidance office

for female students planning a career in education

Norris City Masonic Award (no application)

Peoples National Bank Scholarships - see PDF attachment in Google Docs

for customers of Peoples National Bank

Prudential Spirit of Community Award spirit.prudential.com

based on community service

Psi Chapter - Delta Kappa Gamma - Seeattachment in Google Docs

for female students pursuing a career in education

Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program reaganfoundation.org/scholarships

Red Cross Scholarship

Rend Lake College Contests – call 618-437-5321 and appropriate extension to register:

Ag Mechanics; Ag Business; Ag Production & Management, Kathy Craig ext. 1066

Architecture, Matt Jackson n ext. 1296

Diesel Technology, Mike Burris ext. 1269

Heavy Equipment Tech, Zack Vahlkamp ext. 7914

Welding, Pete Wilce ext. 1272

Automotive, Nigel Thompson ext. 1806 or Shannon Perkins ext. 1784

Industrial Electronics & Maintenance, Chris Sink ext. 1798

Graphic Design (portfolio submission) Jennifer Tarantino-Linsin ext. 1716

Rend Lake College Foundation Scholarships https://www.rlc.edu/foundation/apply-for-scholarship

Rend Lake College History Academic award - see two forms in Google (liberal arts form and history application)

for students majoring in history

Robert L. and Marc E. Mason Agriculture Scholarship - see Mrs. Braden for application information

for FFA members pursuing an agriculture related degree or certificate and have GPA of 2.5 or higher

Saline County Stockmen’s Association

Sons of Confederate Veterans (Illinois Division) – paper application available in guidance office

must be a descendant of a male who served honorably in the services of the Confederate States of America

Southeastern IL College Scholarships & Foundation Scholarships - www.sic.edu

Spirit of Community Awardwww.nassp.org/spirit

SIC Alumni & Friends - no application

SIC Education Association - see attachment in Google Docs

SIC Fabick CAT Diesel Tech Scholarship

Teacher Association Awards (no application)

Thomas A. Pierce Memorial Scholarship - application shared with all seniors in Google

Township Officials of Illinois

Trelleborg Terrance A. and Irma L. Friedman Scholarship – paper applications available in the guidance office

Preference given to children of employees of Trelleborg

United States Senate Youth Program www.ussenateyouth.org

student leader/government participants who plan to study government in college

Wabash Area Development, Inc. (WADI) – paper application in guidance office.

based on income eligibility

Wabash Christian Retirement Center - see application in Google Docs

for students entering the healthcare field

White County Farm Bureau Young Leaders - see application in Google Docs

for students pursuing an ag-related major

White County Lions Blackledge Scholarship – see application in Google Docs

White County Soil & Water Conservation District

Upcoming Deadlines:

May Order of Eastern Star April 29, 2019 to Mrs. Braden

Illinois Electric Coop Lineworker Scholarships April 30, 2019

Kids’ Chance of Illinois April 30, 2019

Enfield Masonic Lodge May 1, 2019

*Always complete scholarship applications for your college!

Websites for other specific scholarships: Check out these websites for more scholarship search information:


www.legion.org/needalift www.tuitionfundingsources.com