College Scholarships

BHS Scholarships and Deadlines

The following scholarships were available during the 2017-2018 school year. 

If a specific deadline date is not listed, the BHS Guidance Office has not received this year’s scholarship information yet. 

An abbreviated form of requirements is listed. Please read the detailed requirements when they are available. 

Updated scholarships will be added to the BHS Guidance Scholarship website throughout the school year.

 

Questions?  Contact Mrs. Anderson at janderson@batesville.k12.in.us or (812) 932-4384

 

 

Local or State

Scholarship Name

Requirements Scholarship Deadline Website Information if Available

 

 

Franklin County Lilly

 

 

Lilly scholarships are designed to increase the level of educational attainment in Indiana and increase the awareness of the potential of Indiana Community Foundations to improve the quality of life of Indiana’s residents.  Each scholarship provides full tuition to an accredited college or university.

Franklin Lilly

September 4, 2018

www.franklincountyindiana.com
Ripley County Lilly

 

Ripley Lilly

Mandatory Essay Session

August 22, 2018

8:30 am

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Application Due

August 24, 2018

3:00 pm

 

www.rccfonline.org
Horatio Alger Open to students who exhibit financial need (55,000 and below AGFI) and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.

Horatio Alger Trott Scholarship

Sept 25, 2018

Horatio Alger Scholarship

Oct 25, 2018

scholars.horatioalger.org
DAR NSDAR awards a variety of scholarships through the DAR scholarship committee.  Please visit website for more information.

February 15

March 1st

www.dar.org

DAR General Scholarship Information

DAR Scholarships

Indiana DAR Scholarship Application

Wells Academically strong students who intend to attend IU should notify a BHS counselor in August. Oct 1, 2018 https://wellsscholarship.indiana.edu
National Merit www.nationalmerit.org Oct 5, 2018 Nominated by NMSQT per PSAT results from Jr year
Prudential Spirit of Community Open to students who are making a difference through volunteer service. November 7, 2018 spirit.prudential.com
Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship Open to students wishing to pursue a degree in education. November 30, 2018

LearnMoreIndiana.org/NextTeacher

General Scholarship Information

Application Procedures and Requirements

Hoosier Excellence Richard Lugar Minority Scholarship program open to minority high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and SAT score of 1000 or ACT score of 22. December FundForHoosieExcellence.org
Knights of Pythias Applicant must have a B or above GPA and be able to submit SAT or ACT scores. January www.knightsofpythiasofnewcastle.com

Indiana Breast Cancer

Nancy Jaynes Memorial

This scholarship is awarded to an Indiana High School Senior whose parent is battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer. February www.breastcancerplate.org
Kiwanis Batesville Applicants must attend a school in Indiana for their post-high school education. February

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Beta Sigma Psi Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation offers Scholarship and Grant opportunities for Beta Sigs and for other members of the Lutheran community. February http://scholarships.betasigmapsi.org
Franklin County Community Foundation Myriad of scholarships available.  Please check website for qualifications. March www.franklincountyindiana.com
Foundation for Rural Service General FRS scholarship are awarded to one student within each of the NTCA’s sic geographic membership regions. March www.frs.org/youth-programs
Ripley County Community Foundation Myriad of scholarships available.  Please check website for qualifications. March www.rccfonline.org
BCEF Common Application James E. Fritsch Memorial Scholarship, Mary C Horstman Scholarship, and Hillenbrand and Batesville Casket Scholarship. March

https://batesvilleeducationfoundation.org/

programs/scholarships/

IASP High School Applicants should be in good academic standing and interested in pursuing a career in the field of psychology. March http://www.iasponline.org/page-1862824
Zimmer Tractor Open to FFA or 4H members.  Preference is given to students pursuing an Agriculture related career. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Batesville Tool & Die Applicants must be seeking further education in Business, IT, Design or Engineering in Manufacturing Facility, Transportation, Machine Tool Technology, or Maintenance Management. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Rising Sun Regional Foundation Applicants should have a 2.75 GPA or higher and be a resident of Ripley County or the City of Batesville. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Delta Kappa Gamma Student (male or female) must have a B or above GPA and be interested in pursuing a career in education. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Phi Beta Psi Sorority Applicants must wish to pursue careers in Medical Technology, Radiology Technology, Cytotechnology, Nuclear Medical Technology, or Diagnostic Medical Sonography. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Ripley County Voiture Open to students pursuing a nursing degree. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Margaret Mary Health Open to students pursuing a healthcare career. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Bar-Cons Credit Union

Judy M. James Scholarship

Applicant’s families must be members of Bar-Cons FCU. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

K or C Council Youth #1461 For students attending college or trade/technical school. March

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Wilke S. and James W. Lemon Open to seniors who demonstrate a commitment to community service. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Indiana Sheriff’s Association Open to seniors who are pursuing a career in the criminal justice field. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

IUPUC School Counselor Recognition Open to seniors who are interested in attending IUPUC, have a 3.2 GPA or higher, and an ACT score of 22 or higher or SAT score of 1110 or higher.  Must contact BHS Guidance Counselor if interested. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Ripley County Farm Bureau Applicant’s family must be members of the Ripley County Farm Bureau and Ripley County residents. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Students Making an Environmental Difference Applicants must be involved in recycling efforts.  Please contact a BHS Guidance Counselor if interested in applying for this scholarship. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Franklin County Farm Bureau Applicants should be Franklin County residents.  Primary consideration will be given to the child of a Farm Bureau member.  Secondary consideration will be given to a student pursuing a degree in agriculture. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Dearborn County Hospital Foundation Applicants should be Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley, Scott, Switzerland or Union County residents and be able to confirm plans to pursue a healthcare degree. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

ETC Awards are available to graduating seniors from each of the following counties in ETC’s fiber and/or wireless markets:  Dearborn, Decatur, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley, Scott, Switzerland, and Union. April www.etczone.com
Highpoint Health Applicants should have plans to pursue a healthcare career and reside in one of the following counties:  Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland and Franklin County. April www.myhph.org

The Brookville Foundation

Richard & Helen Maley

Please review information on the Brookville Foundation website for information. April www.thebrookvillefoundation.com
Nora Wonning Open to all BHS seniors. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Women in Medicine Open to females interested in pursuing a career in medicine. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Rush Shelby Energy One scholarship will be designated for a resident of the Rush Shelby Energy service territory. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

HCAC Hispanic Community Advisory Committee of Batesville:  Applicants must be of Hispanic or Latino descent OR majoring in a world language.  Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

SEI Communications SEI Communications offers multiple scholarships for students who reside with a member of the Southeastern Indiana Rural Telephone Cooperative and also for students who reside with customers of SEI Data. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Beta Sigma Phi

Theta Nu

Open to BHS students planning to attend college. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Ripley County

Sheriff’s Office

Applicants must be Ripley County residents and plan a degree in law enforcement / criminal justice. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Ivy Tech Scholarship Applicants should plan to attend Ivy Tech April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Steve Cochran Memorial Open to students majoring in education April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Jaycees Open to seniors who are scholastic four-year award winners. April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Nancy Hershman Memorial Open to Ripley County residents April

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Burst Applicants should have a “B” average or above and live within the Batesville Community School Corporation boundaries. May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Dr. Daftary Memorial Open to students in the top 15% of their class who plan to pursue a career in the medical field. May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Making Good Decisions Applicants should have community and/or school involvement relating to the Making Good Decisions message. May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

United Way of Franklin County Applicants must be residents of Franklin County May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Anthony Munoz Foundation Open to students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or a minimum composite ACT score of 18.  Students should demonstrate a desire and intent to overcome adversity, have financial need, excel academically, and fulfill a leadership role in the community. May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

United Way of Franklin County Students must be Franklin County residents.  This scholarship is designed to recognize individuals that have demonstrated a commitment to serving Franklin County by making a positive impact. May

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

Balanced Man Scholarship For future Ball State men.  This scholarship seeks out individuals who are great students, strong leaders, and well-rounded individuals. May www.SigEp.org
Doris Brelage Nursing Open to students majoring in nursing June

2018-19 Scholarship Information Will Be Updated Soon

 

 

 

National Scholarships &

National Scholarship Searches

This information was provided to BHS via national scholarship or scholarship search providers.

Please research these scholarships prior to applying.

** Remember:  You should never have to pay a fee to apply to a scholarship **

 

Scholarship Search Sites:

Fastweb.com

Unigo.com/scholarships

Cappex.com/Scholarships

Goingmerry.com

 

National  Requirements 2018 – 2019 Scholarship Deadline Website Information
Scholarship Name
SeniorAdvisor.com National Scholarship Not posted as of 10/4/2018 https://www.senioradvisor.com/ind/
Open to students who plan to enroll in a degree that will improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities. assisted-living
WACE National Co-op National Scholarship February 15th www.waceinc.org
Applicants must have a minimum GPA or 3.5 and apply to a WACE Partner Institution.
University of Cincinnati is a Partner Institution
Vivint Smart Home National Scholarship – $1,000 May 1st https://www.vivint.com/scholarship#application
Applicants must submit a video
Hagan Scholarship National Scholarship – $48,000+ November 15th www.hsfmo.org
Need-based and merit-based scholarship.  Scholarship recipients are selected based upon character, leadership, academic ability, achievement in and out of school, and future promise.
Must have a 3.5 GPA or higher
Must score 23 or higher on the ACT (Composite Score) or 1150 or higher on the SAT (Total Score)
Must work 240 hours in the twelve months prior
Mensa Foundation National Scholarship January 15th www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships
Scholarships awarded on the basis of an essay that describes the applicant’s career, vocational, and/or academic goals along with information that shows how the applicant intends to achieve the stated goal.
https://www.mensafoundation.org/foundation/?LinkServID=B6AAB0C0-E081-4C23-C4B1342278718DA2&grp=452&part=y 
Light House Guild National Scholarship March 31st lighthouseguild.org/scholarships
Applicants must provide proof of legal blindness. (Last year’s deadline)
B. Davis National Scholarship May 24th http://www.studentawardsearch.com/
This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. scholarships.htm
Hammett, Bellin & Oswald Law & Justice National Scholarship May 31st http://hbolawfirm.com/law-justice-scholarship/
Open to students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0. (Last year’s deadline)
Athnet Sports Recruiting National Scholarship June 1st http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm
Students who were athletes in high school.  You do not need to be an athlete at the college level. (Last year’s deadline)
Business & Law Scholarship National Scholarship August 12th https://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship
Students must have a 2.5 or higher GPA and pursue a business or law degree. (Last year’s deadline)
FIDM National Scholarship Competition National Scholarship March 29th Bit.ly/FIDMscholarship
For students interested in the global industries of Fashion, Visual Arts, Graphics, Interior Design, Social Media, and Entertainment

 

We encourage students to look for scholarships outside of this website.  

Most colleges and universities will have their own scholarship pages with freshman-specific scholarships. 

 


Scholarship Websites

www.fastweb.com, www.scholarships.com, MyCollegeDollars


Scholarship Help Sessions in the Guidance Office

No Appointment Necessary for Students Who have Questions About Scholarship Applications!