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Scholarship Applications

Scholarships will be updated as they are received in the guidance office.  Please be aware of dates on applications as scholarship information, guidelines, and requirements could change from year to year.  Check in the guidance office for more information.

Scholarships are listed below by application deadline.

 Scholarship Name        Qualifications     Deadline     Value  Extra Information/Application
Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation Scholarships (20 scholarships available)-Preference given to military families.Vary Vary Please visit for more information 
Horatio Alger Association  -Demonstrates critical financial need
-Be involved in co-curricular and community activities.
-Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. 
-Minimum GPA of 2.0
October 25, 2016 Up to $25,000 Apply online at 
 Prudential Spirit of Community Award-  participated in community service activities.November 8, 2016  $1,000  
Jefferson Scholars Foundation -Student planning on attending University of Virginia December 1, 2016  
 Southeast Missouri State University Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award--Plan on attending Southeast Missouri State University in the fall of 2017 
-Student demonstrates outstanding character, academic ability, and the potential to be a leader in their community.
December 1, 2016 Full tuition renewable for for additional three years Please see Mrs. Turner in Guidance for more information 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Student of the Year Scholarship - students who are interested in and enthusiastic about volunteerism, philanthropy, community, outreach, and leadership.December 16, 2016$1,000Please visit 
 NFIB  Young Entrepreneur Foundation -Students who own/operate an established December 18, 2016  $2, 
University of Illinois Children of Veterans Tuition Waiver Application -Attending University of Illinois in the fall on 2017
-Natural child, step-child, or legally adopted child of a veteran 
January 3, 2017 In-State-Tuition at the University of Illinois 
 Southwestern Illinois Prince Hall Masonic Family Scholarship Award -Academic grade of "C" or betterJanuary 16, 2017 $500.00Southwestern Illinois Prince Hall Masonic Scholarship 
 Madison Farm Bureau Scholarship & Madison County Young Farmers Brett Zoelzer Scholarship-student who plan on majoring in agriculture, agribusiness, or an ag-related course of study
-must be a Madison County Farm Bureau member, spouse of a member or member's dependent 
January 23, 2017  $1,000Madison County Farm Bureau 
 Vantage Credit Union Quest for Education Scholarship--Any Vantage Credit Union member January 6, 2017  $1,000Visit to complete application  
 2017 CBAI Foundation for Community BAnking Annual Scholarship -Please see applicationJanuary 20, 2017 $1,000 CBAI Application 
 Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation Scholarship- any student with a 3.0 GPA or higher January 26, 2017 $1,500 Tuskegee Airman Scholarship
Public Housing Authority Scholarship  -currently residing in a PHADA (Housing Authority City of Alton) 
   - minimum of a "B" 

January 27, 2017 $5,000-7,000 Public Housing Authority Scholarship  
America's Farmer  -Students who are interested in the Ag industry  February 1, 2017 $1,500  
 TheBank of Edwardsville Community Scholarship 
- Positive leadership and character exhibited in both academic and extracurricular school activities. 

- Positive leadership and character exhibited in community and/or religious activities.

- Applicants must have maintained a “B” average or better for seven semesters of high school 
February 6, 2017$2,000 renewable for up to four years
The BANK of Edwardsville Community Scholarship Application
 Illinois PTA  -3.0 GPA or higher
-plan on getting a degree in education or education-related degree
February 15, 2017  $2,000-3,  
 Farm Credit Illinois-students considering a career in agriculture, food systems, or natural resources February 27, 2017 $2,000 
Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Award  -Maintain a "C" average

February 28, 2017 
 Zonta International: Young Women in Public Affairs Award- Zonta International recognizes a commitment to the volunteer sector, evidence of volunteer leadership achievement and dedication to empowering women worldwide. March 1, 2017 $1,000 Zonta Application   
 Elijah P. Lovejoy Memorial Scholarship-Carry At least the minimum academic load
-Maintain a minimum "C" average 
March 1, 2017 $6,250 Lovejoy Scholarship Application  
 Scott Spouses Club Scholarship-Senior students who have affiliation with Scott Air Force Base March 1, 2017 Vary More detailed information and application are available on the following website  
Alton Area Optimist Scholarship  -Any Senior student March 3, 2017$750.00 Optimist Scholarship 
Lewis & Clark Community College-Students who will be attending Lewis & Clark Community College
March 4, 2017
$500.00 to full 
1st MidAmerica Credit Union -Applicant must be a member of 1st MidAmerica and the account must be in good standing. March 31,2017 $1,000 1st MidAmerica Scholarship Application 
Midwest Members Credit Union  -Applicant must be a member of Midwest Members Credit Union for at least three months prior to applying.
-3.0 grade-point average or better

April 1, 2017 $1,000 Midwest Application 
Fisher & Talwar law firm - minimum of 3.0 GPA April 1, 2017$1,000 
Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club Essay Scholarship-2.0 GPA of betterApril 7, 2017$1,000Buffalo Soldiers Scholarship 
 Kids’ Chance Inc. of Illinois- deserving children of workers serious injured or killed on the job April 30, 2017 Vary 

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Balanced Man Scholarship: plan on attending Missouri S&T
--plan on attending Missouri S&T UniversityMay 1, 2017$4,000For more information please visit 

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