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SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS


All scholarship opportunities we receive are in a BLACK binder outside the Guidance office.  Stop by and check it out!

Scholarships are also e-mailed out to all Seniors and Senior parents who have an e-mail address in our system. If you would like to add your e-mail to the scholarship messages, please send it to dmauss@postville.k12.ia.us. 


2018-2019 Scholarships:
(Listed by due date)
 NAME     DUE DATE CRITERIA ATTACHMENT/OTHER INFO
Horatio Alger ScholarshipOct. 25, 20181. See website for 4 different options. 2-$25,000 and 10-$10,000 to be awarded in the state of Iowa!https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/
Bodensteiner/John Deere FFA ScholarshipNov. 15, 20191. Senior FFA memberwww.FFA.org/Scholarships
Sally Gearhart Strottman Memorial ScholarshipDec. 11. Attend UNI
2. Major in elementary education
Attached below.
A Secure Life ScholarshipDec. 91. Complete online form 
2. Write essay to college
https://www.asecurelife.com/safety-scholarship/
Christina Hixson Scholarship-Iowa StateDec. 15, 2018    1. Attend Iowa State
2. Faced challenges
3. Demonstrate financial need
Attached below. 
Iowa School Counselor ScholarshipJan. 4, 20181. Write an essay about a school counselor who made a difference in your K-12 school career.www.iowaschoolcounselors.org/ISCAscholarship 
Better Business Bureau (BBB) ScholarshipJan. 9, 20191. Must be recommended by school (talk to Mrs. Mauss if you want to apply). 

Attached below.
United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship               Jan. 11, 20191. Must be a U.S. citizen to apply
2. Attend an accredited college enrolling full-time
Attached below. 
Grand Lodge of Iowa Masonic ScholarshipFeb. 1, 20191. Leadership roles in school and communityAttached below.
Iowa Newspaper FoundationFeb. 15, 2019    Nine Different scholarships, see individual criteria. Must be interested in a newspaper career.         Attached below. 
CDI (Conservation and Ag Scholarship    Feb. 15, 20191. Major in conservation or agriculture.Two attachments below. 
AcenTek FRS ScholarshipFeb. 20, 20191. Sponsored by a current NTCA association member.
2. At least a C GPA
3. Express an interest to return to a rural community after college graduation
4. U.S. Citizen
Attached below.
Iowa Student LoanFeb. 22, 2019
  • Are seniors at an Iowa high school during the current school year.
  • Attend college the fall following the registration dates.

To qualify for the scholarship, students must:

  • Register online Oct. 22, 2018–Feb. 22, 2019.
  • Complete two online financial literacy tutorials and a related online assessment created by Iowa Student Loan.
www.IowaStudentLoan.org/Money
 Allamakee County Master Gardener's ScholarshipFeb. 28, 20191. Must major in arboriculture, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design/architecture, turf management, orchard management, and/or related subjectsAttached below.
Postville District Dollars for ScholarsMarch 1, 20191. Postville 2019 senior
2. Planning on attending a post-secondary educational opportunity
http://www.postville.dollarsforscholars.org/
P.E.A. ScholarshipMarch 1, 20191. All Postville students allowed to applyAttached below.
Turn in to guidance office. 
Bradley Berns ScholarshipMarch 1, 20191. Furthering education in agriculture or business Attached below. 
Turn in to guidance office. 
Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation Scholarship March 1, 20191. Automotive-related study

Attached below.
Allamakee Clayton Electric Robert "Bill" Hauschild Memorial ScholarshipMarch 1, 20191. Entering a course of study related to work within the electric field. Attached below. 
AcenTek Scholarship   March 1, 20191. AcenTek customer-local telephone or broadband service and remain so until the scholarship is dispersed. Attached below. 
MCEC Technical Scholarship-Grand Lodge    March 1, 2019    1. Plan to enroll in a mechanical or trade course of study at an accredited Iowa Community College. Attached below. 
Dr. Louise P. Herring ScholarshipMarch 1, 20191. Fayette County Resident
2. GPA of 2.5 or above.
Attached below. 
Clayton County Cattlemen’s AssociationMarch 1, 20191. Preference to Ag, 4-H, FFA, working with Beef cattle.Attached below. 
Clayton County Pork Producers ScholarshipMarch 1, 20191. Going into the Ag field.Attached below.
Allamakee Soil and Water Conservation ScholarshipMarch 4, 20191. Going into Natural Resources or Ag-related fieldAttached below. 
Winneshiek County Dairy PromotersMarch 6, 20191. Live in Winneshiek County
2. Going into an Ag-related field
Attached below. 
Allamakee Community Players, Inc. Performing Arts ScholarshipMarch 15, 2019     1. Major in Vocal, Band, and/or Theater/DramaThree separate Word Docs attached below. 
Partners of Crossing Rivers Health Scholarship    March 15, 20191. Interested in a career in a Health-Related field.Attached below.
Farmers Union Co-op ScholarshipMarch 25, 20191. Open to HS seniors of any Co-op member pursuing a career in agriculture. Applications available at any Co-op location.
Fidelity Bank and Trust ScholarshipsMarch 31, 20191. Not required to be a customer.
2. Maintain a C average.
3. Continue education as a full-time student at an accredited school
4. Complete application and 200 to 400 word essay.
Attached.
-Go to Fidelity Bank for application.
-Online application www.bankfidelity.bank 
Palmer Lutheran Health Center        March 31, 20191. Majoring in a heath-related programAttached.
Turn in to guidance office
Orville Harnack ScholarshipMarch 31, 20191. Graduate in top 50% of the class
2. Have a stated career goal
3. Display good citizenship
4. Be accepted for enrollment in a program for further education
5. Must show a need for financial aid
Attached.
Turn in to guidance office. 
Northeast Iowa Resource Conservation and Development (RCD) Friest ScholarshipMarch 31, 20191. Postville student with at least 2.0 GPA
2. Has been accepted for enrollment in a program for further education.
Attached.
Turn in to guidance office. 
Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association-Chaplain Jim Burley Hansel Memorial Scholarship     March 31, 20191. Must provide a U.S. Military Affiliation
2. Write 1,000 word essay
Attached below. 
Turn into the guidance office. 
Kirk Hageman Memorial Wrestling ScholarshipMarch 31, 20191. Involved in wrestling in high schoolhttps://iawrestle.com/2018/12/07/kirk-hageman-memorial-wrestling-scholarship
Allamakee County Conservation Foundation ScholarshipApril 1, 20191. Pursuing a degree in natural resources or related field.Attached below (2 attachments).
Clayton Co. Pheasants Forever    April 1, 20191. Resident of Clayton, Crawford, or Fayette counties
2. Must reside in school district for 2 years
3. Major in conservation (biology, wild life, agriculture, etc.) 
Attached below. 
Family Dentistry Associates of Monona ScholarshipApril 19, 20191. Must be Postville student
2. Going into Dental field or Healthcare field    
Attached below. 
The Pearl Hull Falk ScholarshipMay 1, 2019   1. Of Protestant faith
2. Resident of the State of Iowa
3. Attending the University of Iowa (full-time)
Attached below.
Iowa PGA    June 14, 20191. Interest in golf, potential for future contributions to the gameAttached below.

Click on the links below to search for additional scholarships!






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