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Scholarships for Class of 2023

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SCPS General Scholarship Application

The SCPS General Scholarship Application is used by some local donors. It contains specific information about each senior, such as intended college major, that helps the Guidance Office recommend seniors for local and state scholarships.

SCPS General Scholarship Application

DUE to the school Guidance Office no later than March 18, 2023

JANUARY DEADLINES

Family Medical Center Black History Month Scholarship

The Family Medical Center Black History Month Scholarship will be awarded to one African American high school senior. Applicants must plan to pursue a career in a health-related field of study.

Scholarship applications must be submitted to the guidance office by close of day Monday, Jan. 30. The guidance office will electronically submit all applications to FMC by Feb. 1.


THIS IS AN APPLICATION THAT MUST BE PRINTED (pdf)

Link to Application or get the paper application on the Scholarship Bulletin Board at your school:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xT37NjIKrpvRcnAJEt-DW7zc-QWPsbos/view?usp=sharing

FEBRUARY DEADLINES

Josh Turner Scholarship/Fund for the Arts

Eligibility: Those eligible to apply must be high school seniors from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee wishing to enter the music business or undertake a career in the arts. It is intended to benefit students primarily from rural areas, and applicants must be focusing on a career that will introduce them to various opportunities in the music business or some discipline of the arts. Preference will be give to students from rural high schools in South Carolina.


Application Site: https://www.cfmt.org/giving-and-investing/become-a-donor/give-to-a-fund/josh-turner-scholarship-fund/

Must be submitted by Deadline: February 1, 2023

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Engineering Civil Scholarship 2023

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Civil Engineering Scholarship Program began in 1948. Currently there are 80 scholarship openings each year and they are filled with returning students and new students. KYTC awards 10-20 scholarships to new students each year who are either attending or planning to attend the University of Kentucky (UK), Western Kentucky University (WKU), or University of Louisville J. B. Speed School of Engineering (UofL) to obtain a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE). Students may also attend pre-engineering courses at Kentucky State University (KSU), Kentucky Community and Technical College System, or other Kentucky state colleges or universities, and then finish their Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering at UK, WKU, or UofL.

The Civil Engineering Scholarship can be worth over $59,000! Some of the benefits during and after completion of the Scholarship Program are:

  • 4-year scholarship
  • $7,200/semester for freshmen and sophomores
  • $7,600/semester for juniors and seniors
  • Job placement after graduation
  • A potentially rewarding and lucrative career

Deadline to apply for this scholarship is February 1, 2023

All students chosen for the program will also have the opportunities for summer employment with KYTC, as well as any co-ops that their school may require.

Here is a video that the students can watch: KYTC Civil Engineering Scholarship Testimonials - YouTube

*Note – this is a scholarship available for those interested in employment with state government in the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet after graduation. It is not a scholarship that is offered as general financial assistance.


For complete details and to apply, please visit our website at :

Application must be submitted no later than FEBRUARY 1

https://transportation.ky.gov/Education/Pages/Civil-Engineering-Scholarship.aspx

Independence Bank Scholarships

Independence Bank is proud to play a small part in the journey of our community’s next generation of leaders and contributors. With over $1.5 million given to high school seniors, our scholarship recipients can be found advancing agriculture business, devoting their talents to the healthcare industry, starting their own small business and everything in between.

Applicants are judged based on a submitted essay, high school grades, ACT scores, financial need, extracurricular activities, community involvement and personal interviews.

Online Application: https://www.1776bank.com/about-us-2/about-us/scholarships/

Application must be submitted no later than February 13 5:00PM CST


Additional Opportunity for Independence Bank employees' children/grandchildren:

Independence Bank employees' and directors' children/grandchildren that are seniors in high school may apply for the Marjorie Reid $10,000 scholarship. You will indicate on your application that you meet this qualification.

Louisville Artisans Guild Scholarship 2023

How to Apply

1. Follow this link: https://www.cflouisville.org/scholarships/apply-today/

2. Click on the "Apply Now" link.

3. Create a log-in and follow the instructions on each page!


The Louisville Artisans Guild is Kentucky’s oldest guild dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in arts and craft. It was founded in 1956 as the Louisville Craftsmen Guild. In 2003, the name was changed to better reflect our purpose and membership. We are pleased to offer this scholarship to help high school seniors pursuing a non-performing visual art-related major with their first year in college. The Scholarship was initiated in 1995 as a $300 award and has grown to a one- time award of $2,000.

If you meet the following criteria, please begin your application for the Louisville Artisans Guild Art Scholarship.

  • Graduating high school senior from Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, and Bullitt Counties in Kentucky, or Floyd, Clark, and Harrison Counties in Indiana
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Provide five images (JPEG) best representing your portfolio
  • Pursuing a college degree in non-performing Visual Arts or Visual Arts related field

Must apply by February 15, 2023.

Shelby County Federal Order of Police Scholarship 2023

Must be attending collage to be in Law Enforcement or a family member of Law Enforcement.

$1000-$2000 one time scholarship (SCHS and MLCHS)

SC Federal Order of Police Application 2023

Application is paper copy only (not online)

Completed application and documents must be mailed to address below.

Required:

  • Two references (One must be a member of Law Enforcement who is a non-family member.)
  • A copy of your current high school transcript
  • One page, typed paper on Why you want to go into the field of Law Enforcement or about an experience that you had with Law Enforcement.

Mail or Return by February 28, 2023 to:

Major T. Brummer

Simpsonville Police

108 Old Veechdale Road

Simpsonville KY 40067

MARCH DEADLINES

KYACAC Achieve Your Dreams Scholarship

The Kentucky Assoc. for College Admissions Counseling (KYACAC )"Achieve Your Dreams" Scholarship was named after a colleague who had a positive and lasting impact on our profession - Kimberly D. Merritt.

High School Seniors are asked to complete the KYACAC 2023 Kimberly D. Merritt "Achieve Your Dreams" Scholarship Application by the deadline of Wednesday, March 1, 2023. The application does require students to submit in 500 words or less an essay about someone who has impacted or inspired their college admissions process and state why they were beneficial in their journey into higher education.

One $1,000 award will be given to each of the four regions in Kentucky (Northern, Central, Eastern, Western). The students receiving the award will be invited to attend the KYACAC Conference in Louisville, KY during the General Membership Meeting/ Lunch on Thursday, March 23, 2023.

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Application 2023

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Application for the 2023-24 academic year opens January 1, 2023 and will close on March 1, 2023.


The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to eligible children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen, Chaplains, and Religious Program Specialists. Our scholarships are for children pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school—whether that be a trade school, career training school, community college, or four-year university. We’re the Nation’s oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military families. To put our size into perspective, this year we awarded over $9.2 million to more than 2,500 students, and 10% were CTE students!

All applicants must meet our eligibility requirements, which can be found at

https://mcsf.scholarshipapps.org/faq.cfm

For more information regarding our Career and Technical Education Program, feel free to take a look at our CTE brochure, and to apply, please visit www.mcsf.org/apply.

Shelby County Conservation District Scholarship 2023

$1,000 scholarship offered to a graduating high school student that is pursuing a degree at a college/university in Kentucky for agriculture, natural resources, or environmental related field.


Shelby County Conservation District Scholarship Application

This application must be printed and mailed.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Graduating High School student residing in Shelby County and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Must be a college/university in the state of Kentucky and must be majoring in an agriculture, natural resources or environmental related field.
  • Application and supporting material must be in the Shelby County Conservation District office by close of business March 3, 2023.Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.

Mail completed application to the following address:

Shelby County Conservation District

65 Breighton Blvd. Suite 2

Shelbyville, Ky 40065

shelbycountycdky@gmail.com

(502) 633-3640 ext 3

Linda D. Taylor Scholarship 2023

The Linda D. Taylor Merit Scholarship in an ongoing scholarship to honor the memory of Mr. Richard Taylor’s wife, and it recognizes achievement by a graduating senior. This one-time $4000 scholarship is awarded to a deserving student who has demonstrated intention of pursuing a college degree in a math or science field of study.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Minimum ACT composite 24 or SAT minimum score of 1090
  • Weighted GPS of 3.50 or above
  • Plan to pursue a career in the area of mathematics or science.

A paper copy of the scholarship application can be picked up from the guidance office or a copy can be made and printed from the link below.

Linda D. Taylor Scholarship Application


Application Due to school guidance office by: March 18, 2023 3:30PM

Family Medical Center Scholarship

Family Medical Center will be offering a $1,000 scholarship to one high school senior in each high school across the service area.


Applicants must plan to pursue a career in an approved health-related field (list on scholarship application). Scholarship must be printed, completed and returned to high school guidance office no later than March 18,2023. The guidance office will electronically submit the applications received.


Print Scholarship application from the link below or get a printed copy from the scholarship bulletin board at your high school:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1atud5bYqcUeoKklfDLXcPUC9_uhwWzgK/view?usp=sharing

Centenary United Methodist Church Scholarship 2023

Centenary United Methodist will distribute scholarship applications.


$700 is awarded to each graduating Centenary UMC member who fulfills the scholarship application requirements. Scholarship requirements are listed on application, which is distributed to all eligible graduating CUMC members yearly.


Must be a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, among other listed requirements. Applications are distributed internally to eligible graduating members of the Church.

KY Farm Bureau Scholarship 2023

We are pleased to announce the 2023 Kentucky Farm Bureau Scholarship application is now available online.


For a complete list of available scholarships, eligibility, rules, and to access the application, please visit our website: www.kyfb.com/scholarships.


There are 9 Statewide Scholarships Available (see link above)


There are 3 additional Shelby County-based Scholarships Available (see link above)


As a reminder, the application must be completed in one sitting; our system does not allow for an application to be saved once it is in progress. To assist students, please utilize the scholarship checklist on the website so all required information is gathered before the applicant begins the process.

To be considered, all applications must be submitted by the February 28, 2023 11:59 P.M. (ET) deadline. As a reminder, all requested materials must be submitted with the application. Winners will be notified by April 15, 2023.

Eunice Marie Payne Reed Scholarship 2023

The Eunice Marie Payne Reed Scholarship commemorates the life and legacy of the Shelbyville Area NAACP's first president. We believe that this scholarship will support the recipients academic progress and nature the next generation of activists and community leaders.

The Kentucky State University (HBCU) Scholarship is to support the Commonwealth's only SACSCOC accredited HBCU and the financial need of a deserving recipient.


Three $1000 non-renewable scholarships

Eunice Marie Payne Reed Scholarship Application


Applicant Requirements:

  • A 2023 graduating senior of SCHS or MLCHS that has been accepted in a two-year or four-year accredited college or university.
  • A 2023 graduating senior of SCHS or MLCHS that has been accepted to attend Kentucky State University and intend to major in Education or Nursing. *One Scholarship Award is designated for a student who has been accepted to attend Kentucky State University.
    A minimum 2.5 GPA
  • active in high school extra or co-curricular activities, community service and or the workforce. Submit a minimum 250 word double spaced essay. Essay topic: What do you think our country should or can do to foster unity?
    Include a copy of most recent high school transcript (official or unofficial).
  • Include two letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic achievements and personal characteristics.
  • Applicants should submit a 5x7 headshot photograph.
  • Scholarship winners are encouraged to participate in the NAACP Freedom Fund and Community Awards Banquet. (Date and location will be shared with winners).

DUE: Postmarked before March 17, 2023. Address/email address in application

Army ROTC Scholarship 2023

Army ROTC Full tuition and fees Scholarship

https://www.goarmy.com/careers-and-jobs/find-your-path/army-officers/rotc/scholarships.html


Requirements:

Minimum of a 2.5 GPA unweighted and 19 ACT or 1000 SAT

Due Date: January 13, 2023

Avery Farmer Memorial Scholarship 2023

Avery Farmer’s biggest joy in life was to show others love and help brighten their day. To honor their son and his memory, his parents would love to provide scholarships to a high school seniors who has served their community and shown love in big ways by making a lasting impact in someone else’s life.

MLCHS AF Foundation College Scholarship-$5000

SCHS AF Foundation College Scholarship-$5000

AF Foundation Military Scholarship-$500


Avery Farmer Memorial Scholarship Application/Website


The completed scholarship application and required documents must be received or postmarked by March 20, 2023 . All materials must be submitted in one envelope at the same time or the applicant will be disqualified.

Mail or deliver to:

Shelby County Chamber of Commerce

C/O Avery Farmer Scholarship

316 Main Street

Shelbyville, KY 40065

LG&E and KU Foundation Scholarships 2023

Application Link: https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/lge/

LG&E and KU Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist LG&E and KU Energy LLC (and its subsidiaries) employees’ children who plan to continue their education in college. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited four-year institution of the student’s choice.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $1,200 award. Up to ten (10) new awards will be granted. Award may be used for tuition, books, fees, supplies and required equipment.

Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon the student maintaining a 3.0 cumulative grade point average in a full-time course of study and continuation of the program by LG&E and KU Foundation.

Applicants to the LG&E and KU Foundation Scholarship Program must be:

  • Applicants to the LG&E and KU Foundation Scholarship Program must be:

    • Dependent* children, age 25 and under, of full-time LG&E and KU Energy LLC (and its subsidiaries) employees
      who have a minimum of three years of employment with the company as of the application deadline date.
      *Dependent children are defined as unmarried and natural or legally adopted children or stepchildren or foster children who qualify for coverage under the terms of the company’s medical plan.
    • High school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire upcoming academic year.
    • Students who have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

    Children of officers and senior managers are not eligible.

    The program is not available for the children of PPL employees, though any previously-awarded scholarships to children of LG&E-KU employees who have or will become PPL employees will be honored.

Deadline: submit electronically by March 13, 2023 3:00PM Central Time

Including one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf and your high school transcript uploaded by deadline time. (See guidance office for transcript. Parchment will not be used for this request.)

Shelby Energy Scholarship 2023

Six students will be chosen to receive a $1000 Shelby Energy Scholarship


The graduating senior must be planning to enroll as a full time student at an accredited college, university, or trade school.

The student's parent(s) or legal guardian(s) must be served by Shelby Energy Cooperative and are members in good standing with Shelby Energy Cooperative. Excludes family of employees or directors of Shelby Energy Cooperative.


Contact 502-437-8162 for more information.
https://www.shelbyenergy.com/scholarshipapp

DUE March 25, 2023

Matt Cockrell Memorial Scholarship 2023

The family of Matt Cockrell is awarding two $1000 scholarships to a graduating Shelby County senior that is pursuing a degree in Art. School didn’t always come easy to Mr. C., but Art did. Therefore, there is no GPA requirement for this award, only a short essay on what Art means to you and an original piece of artwork.


Matt Cockrell Memorial Scholarship Requirements

Matt Cockrell Memorial Scholarship Application


Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • The applicant must be a graduating senior at Martha Layne Collins High School or Shelby County High School

  • Applicant must be enrolled or accepted into a College or University, with the intention of completing an Art Degree.

Regulations

Each applicant must submit the following:

  1. Completed Matt Cockrell Memorial Scholarship Application

  2. A 350 word minimum response to the question, “What does art mean to you?”

  3. One digital piece of original artwork

Application Deadline: Applicant is responsible for emailing the completed application, essay, and photograph of original artwork to the mattcockrellscholarship@gmail.com by Friday, March 24, 2023.

Young American Creative Patriotic Scholarship

The VFW National Auxiliary is pleased to present this National Scholarship to assist students who wish to further their education. The scholarship recognizes young artists and encourages patriotism in youth. Entries will be judged on originality of concept, presentation and patriotism expressed, content of how it relates to patriotism and clarity of ideas, design technique, total impact of work.

Rules and Eligibility included on scholarship application link,


Young American Creative Patriotic Scholarship Application

Entries must be submitted to a participating sponsoring VFW Auxiliary by March 31, 2023

Commonwealth Credit Union Scholarship 2023

A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to 4 graduating high school seniors.


It's no secret that college is expensive - and financial aid packages often fall short of tuition costs. At Commonwealth Credit Union, we think it's important that every student has the chance to receive the education they deserve. We award annual scholarships of our own, and are pleased to provide detailed information about additional opportunities.

Access the scholarship application through the website at:

https://www.ccuky.org/my-campus/high-schools/scholarships


All submissions must be uploaded by March 31, 2023

Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application 2023

Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application

Since 1984, the Community Foundation of Louisville has provided tens of millions of dollars in scholarships to support students with their educational goals. The Foundation manages more than 100 scholarship funds. While some are administered by designated schools or organizations, the majority are competitive scholarships. With competitive scholarships, students complete an online application in order to be matched to more than 60 competitive, non-discriminatory scholarship opportunities. From there, unbiased, individual scholarship selection committees carefully review each application. Finally, the individual committees select and award students with scholarships.

Application Requirements:

  • General application questions and essays
  • Outline work, volunteer and extra curricular experiences
  • Provide academic transcript and FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)
  • Proof of enrollment for institution you plan to attend Fall2023
  • Contact information for references

DEADLINE to Apply: March 31, 2023

VIDEO: Community Foundation of Louisville Scholarships

The Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application is used for the following Shelby County specific scholarships:

  • Harriet Poytner Musician Scholarship
  • Louis B. Payne Scholarship Fund
  • Susanne d Charette Van Stockum Scholarship

These scholarships are outlined immediately below but all use the CFL General Application.

Harriet Poynter Musician Scholarship 2023

Description: The Harriet Poynter Musician Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarship assistance to help defray college or university expenses of a graduating senior from Shelby County High School who has a passion for music.

Eligibility: Graduating senior from Shelby County High School in Shelbyville, KY Pursuing a degree in Music.

How to Apply:

  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Short Essay
This scholarship is awarded

Scholarship Award: $1000

Access this scholarship application through Community Foundation of Louisville:

Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application

Application closes March 31, 2023

Louis B. Payne Scholarship Fund 2023

Description: The Louis B. Payne Scholarship Fund was established by the Falls City Pork Producers Association to support an outstanding graduating senior from Oldham, Shelby, or Henry Counties in Kentucky, to advance their education.


Eligibility:. Resident of Oldham, Shelby, or Henry Counties in Kentucky' Graduating high school senior; 3.0 GPA; Enrolled to attend an accredited institution of higher learning on a full-time basis; Preference given to those pursing agricultural studies; Demonstrates financial need.


How to Apply: Application available via the Community Foundation of Louisville's website:

Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application

-Application closes March 31, 2023

Renewable: No

Susanne d Charette Van Stockum Scholarship 2023

Description: The Susanne de Charette Van Stockum Scholarship Fund was established to honor Mrs. Van Stockum. This fund provides scholarship assistance in the form of grants to help defray college or university expenses of an outstanding student of the French language graduating from any public high school in Shelby County, KY.


Eligibility: Graduating senior of a public high school in Shelby County who studies French; (Does not require French major in college) Enrolled at an accredited college or university.


How to Apply: Application will be available via the Community Foundation of Louisville's website: Community Foundation of Louisville General Scholarship Application

--Application closes March 31, 2023

Renewable: No

APRIL DEADLINES

ShelbyKY Tourism & Visitors Bureau Scholarship, Honoring Charles M Kramer 2023

Application Link: ShelbyKY Tourism & Visitors Bureau, Honoring Charles M. Kramer, Scholarship Application

$4,000 scholarship for one deserving student, or in some cases the amount is divided when there are two worthy applicants.

Eligibility

(1) The applicant must be a senior.
(2) The applicant must be successfully on track to graduate in May of 2023 from Shelby County High School, Martha Layne Collins High School, Cornerstone Christian Academy, or any other accredited institution in Shelby County.
(3) The applicant must express a desire in obtaining a career in tourism, marketing, communications, or equine studies in Shelby County after their postsecondary education.
(4) The applicant must be accepted into a program at an accredited institution related to their area of study.

SEE APPLICATION FOR ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS.

Scan and email completed application materials to janette@visitshelbyky.com or mailed to:

ShelbyKY Tourism

Attn: Janette Marson

219 7th St.

Shelbyville, KY 40065

Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2023

Louisville Agriculture Club Scholarships 2023

Online Application: https://www.louisvilleagclub.org/scholarships

Scholarship awards are only for high school seniors who are residents of Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, and Trimble counties in Kentucky and Clark, Floyd, and Harrison counties in Indiana.

Scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors who enroll in agricultural or agricultural-related curricula (courses of study that provide training directly related to the production or processing of agricultural goods, or for the provision of services to producers/processors of agricultural goods) at agricultural colleges or universities only in Kentucky or Indiana.

Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, financial need, leadership, extra-curricular activities, character and citizenship.

The Louisville Agricultural Club will award three college scholarships for the current school year. The scholarships awarded are as follows:

  • Kamin Family Scholarship
  • Corley Brown Memorial Scholarship

  • Charles Keen Memorial Scholarship.

All three are for $4,000 each, $1,000 each year over four years.

All application materials must be submitted online on or before April 1, 2023.

Mary Jo Large Cosmetology Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:


  • Be a senior, graduate or have a GED from the state of Kentucky
  • Be pursuing a career in the cosmetology field
  • Be pursuing a career path as a salon owner/stylist
  • Posses traits of high moral standards, sincerity, industry, thrift, kindness and humility
  • Attend any accredited cosmetology school in the state of KY
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Demonstrate financial need

Scholarships are for one year only

Eligible candidates can apply at: https://scholarshipprograms.org/large

Deadline to apply: Application and supporting documents must be received by April 27, 2023 5PMEST

Nick Whitaker Scholarship 2023--MLCHS ONLY

Application: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1EoRypdaeKxIV9Z972DPGsoE36Cqj7Oz4


Simpsonville Fire Department is offering a $500.00 scholarship in memory of a past member, Nick Whitaker. Mr. Whitaker was a member of the Simpsonville Fire Department before cancer ended his life.

  • Qualifications:

    · Students at Collins High School

    · Minimum GPA 2.0

    · Seeking Degree or higher education in the field of serving the community

    · For students who are eligible to graduate in the Spring of 2023

Deadline to Apply: April 30, 2023

Email or turn completed application into Ms. Purdom in MLCHS Guidance Office (sharon.purdom@shelby.kyschools.us)

MAY DEADLINES

Cake and Candy Supply Scholarship 2023

Cake and Candy Supply, located in Shelbyville is providing scholarship assistance to a Shelby County and Martha Layne Collins Senior that is pursuing post-secondary education. Cake and Candy Store would like to financially assist students who are college bound.

This scholarship is NOT based on financial status but is based on essay questions and personal delivery.

Requirements:

  • Pursue post-secondary education
  • Be involved in the community, school, church or other extra-curricular functions within Shelby County
  • One page essay: Why do you want this scholarship? How would you spend the scholarship money?


Application: 2023 Cake and Candy Supply Scholarship

HAND DELIVER APPLICATION by MAY 5 to Cake and Candy Supply

COMING SOON---NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023

NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Kentucky Federation of Republican Women Scholarship

The Kentucky Federation of Republican Women (KFRW) will seek to grant one scholarship in 2023 the amount of $1,500.00 to a college-bound high school senior girl who has been politically active within the Republican Party during her high school career. The qualified applicant will graduate from a Kentucky high school in 2023, is a registered Republican and plans to enroll at an accredited college or university in Kentucky.


Application must be printed, completed and mailed by the student to:

Tina Fox

RFRW Scholarship Chair

206 West 13th Street

Benton, KY. 42025


APPLICATION and information: https://kentuckyrepublicanwomen.org/scholarship/

NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Edward and Francis Beckley Scholarship

The mission of the Edward and Francis Beckley Scholarship Fund, Inc. is to provide scholarships for minority high school seniors and minority college students to assist in furthering their higher education aspirations.

Our Fund is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization managed entirely by volunteers.


The application for our scholarships is available April 1st of each year, with applications due June 30th. We award at least three (3) scholarships each year on July 31st. The link to reach our scholarship program information and appliction is below:


https://www.edwardandfrancisbeckleyscholarshipfund.org

NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Janice Powe Scholarship 2022

Janice Powe Scholarship 2022


$1,000 to the selected high school recipient. The selected recipient will be announced in May 2022. The award check will be made payable to their attending Historically Black College/University on behalf of the recipient in August 2022 upon proof of enrollment for Fall 2022 classes.

Scholarship Application:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeQyTdHL_hxUvAgppMWEcl3WYIg8eFgn0LoT_ZvhsIv3lEcvA/viewform?usp=sf_link


Requirements for Consideration

  • Completed scholarship application via Google Docs
  • Submission of a typed essay addressing the following question:
  • *Why are HBCUs relevant and necessary in the 21st century?
  • Two letters of recommendation written on official organization letterhead and addressed to Beta Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. The recommendations must be character letters (from i.e. Counselor, Teacher, Principal, etc.) which includes details regarding the student's academics, character, and community involvement/service.
  • 2.7 Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) or higher
  • Submission of current official high school transcript


  • Graduating in Spring or Summer 2022 and attending an HBCU in Fall 2022 or Spring 2023
    • Provide proof of community service performed in the year on organization letterhead
    • Provide a copy of the official acceptance letter from/ class schedule for the HBCU he/she will be attending

    Scholarship Overview and Requirements

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Kyle York Addiction Prevention Scholarship 2022


    The Kyle York Addiction Prevention Scholarship Ltd is a non-profit serving local graduating seniors through individual and organizational donations. It serves to provide scholarships for students who will be majoring in specific areas designed to positively impact the community's drug epidemic. The scholarships honor a local teen who desired to become a drug counselor and was tragically killed April 13, 2019.


    Each year scholarships will be selected from graduating seniors at Shelby County Schools who meet the following criteria:

    1. Graduating from Shelby County Schools

    2. Enroll in public or private university

    3. Major in an area designed to impact the drug epidemic either through prevention or treatment (see non-exhaustive list of suggested majors)

    Submit completed application form including:

    1. Application

    2. High school transcript

    3. School counsellor reference signature

    4. Impact Essay Submission to be evaluated


    DUE Wednesday, April 13 by 3:30PM to high school Guidance Office

    Application: Kyle York Addiction Prevention Scholarship 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: KY Assoc of Pupil Transportation Scholarship


    Scholarship Information

    This $1,000 education scholarship award will be awarded to two (2) students entering college each school year. Applicants must be a public school student who will attend a certified college, university, or technical school. The scholarship award is made directly to the postsecondary school selected by the awarded student and must be used in support of the student's 2022-2023 school year tuition, books or fees.

    The student must have a parent/guardian actively employed in the public school pupil transportation field.



    Application: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1vpOYSNmI9u1e7ij5gbYH23iqBKyELt5B/copy

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Buster Bynum Scholarship

    Buster Bynum Scholarship Applications Due April 15

    The Southeastern States Pupil Transportation Conference is making a one-time $2,000 scholarship available to one Kentucky student. To be eligible, a student must be a high school senior, have a parent or guardian employed in the public school pupil transportation field for at least the past three years (since Jan. 1, 2019), and plan to attend a postsecondary educational institution in 2022.

    Completed applications should be submitted to the guidance by 3:30PM April 15.

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: The UPS Store-Shelbyville College Bound Scholarship 2022

    The UPS Store, Shelbyville is providing scholarship assistance to a Shelby County and Martha Layne Collins Senior that is pursing post-secondary education. The UPS Store in Shelbyville has been a part of our community for 23 years, and has participated in the CO-OP program, employing seniors pursuing Business or Graphics studies, and would like to financially assist students who are college bound.


    UPS Store Scholarship Application


    Due to the UPS Shelbyville Store by May 1, 2022 (delivered by applicant)

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Kings Daughters Scholarship-Shelby County Fiscal Court 2022

    The committee is happy to report that they have increased this year’s Scholarship to be awarded to a graduating Senior at both Shelby County High School and Martha Lane Collins High School to $4,000 each to be awarded to a student who is planning to go into the health career field.

    The criteria for the Scholarship:

    • Academic standing
    • Financial need
    • Preparation for post-secondary or vocational training made by the student during their high school career
    • Involvement in the community or extracurricular activities, special talents, or interests


    Application: King's Daughters Scholarship/Shelby Fiscal Court


    Return completed application to high school guidance office by April 15, 2022 by 3:30PM

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Jim and Mary Jo Wiley Scholarship 2022

    Jim and Mary Jo Wiley 2022 Scholarship Application


    The Jim & Mary Jo Wiley Scholarship Foundation will award a $1,000.00 scholarship to a graduating senior high school baseball player from Shelby County High School and Martha Layne Collins High School. The scholarship will be for one year disbursed in equal amounts for each of the first and second college semesters.

    ELIGIBILITY

    To be eligible for the Jim & Mary Jo Wiley Scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

    1. You must be a senior baseball player* on your high school team in your senior year**

    2. You must be a graduating high school senior in the class of 2022, attending either Shelby County High School or Martha Layne Collins High School.

    3. Recipients must attend either a two or four year college or university full time and provide verification of enrollment (copy of schedule of courses or letter from registrar’s office).

    4. You must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

    5. Immediate family members of the Jim & Mary Jo Wiley Foundation Board are not eligible to apply.

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelby County Education Foundation Scholarship 2022

    Shelby County Education Foundation Scholarship Application: https://forms.gle/N7nz9pvJbyzWAKtr8


    This $500.00 scholarship is for minority students who commit to return to Shelby County Public Schools to be a classroom teacher.

    1. Complete application in blue/black ink or word process.

    2. Submit Application by: April 15, 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelby County Education Association Scholarship 2022


    Application: PRINT the application. Complete and turn into Guidance Office

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/12P9vlNS0U3hEKIhjwtoZJDAGPtg_09zY/edit


    For students pursuing a degree in education.


    Due Friday, March 25, 2022 to High School Guidance Office

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation (KCF) Youth Scholarship

    Website and Application Link: https://kycattle.org/youthscholarship.html

    Five $1,500 Scholarships are available through the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association and are funded by the Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation.

    Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation Scholarship Requirements:
    • You must be a graduate from a Kentucky public, private, charter or homeschools in the year of application.
    • Be enrolled and attending an institute of higher education after graduation.
    • Planning to major in Agriculture or an Agriculturally-related subject.
    • Applicant or their parent or guardian must be a member of the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association.
    For more information contact Nikki Whitaker at the KCA office:
    859-278-0899 or 176 Pasadena Drive, Lexington, KY 40503

    Deadline to apply: March 31, 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Emma Durham Foundation Scholarship 2022

    The Emma Durham Foundation Scholarship will award a $2,000 scholarship to one graduating female athlete from Shelby County High School and one graduating female athlete from Martha Layne Collins High School. The scholarship will be for one year disbursed in equal amounts for each of the first and second college semesters. The scholarship will be paid directly to the applicant's college upon verification of enrollment.

    REQUIREMENTS:

    Female Athlete; Teacher and Coach Evaluation; Essay; Application Form

    All information, references and the application are submitted online through the Google forms below.

    Due Date: Submit by March 30, 2022


    Scholarship Application:

    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfiKvAhhJpmBh3U4DJt9UOxaKoiosXr-sOV8LBgjF_Qt_aaVQ/viewform?usp=sf_link


    Share these Google Form links with your Teacher and Coach References:

    Teacher- https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScm_fQ0te_7QaNELYVegfjM_GhdbrU9nJkw9CUwBrUNOMB_ow/viewform?usp=sf_link


    Coach- https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeUxTqqPtxuVWe3eOfXvC7jNye15-bl33kUl5qSXno6cT_07Q/viewform?usp=sf_link

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: ADK Scholarship for Future Educators 2022


    Susan Fields Scholarship and Eleanor Busey Scholarship Application

    To complete this application you must PRINT it from the link above.


    Ms. Fields and Ms. Busey were Shelby County teachers for many years.

    Ms. Fields was an Honorary Kentucky Alpha Iota member and Ms. Busey was an

    Alpha Iota member.


    Open to seniors at MLCHS and SCHS who plan to study in the field of education.

    Eligibility:

    ● Be in the top 20% of the senior class according to GPA,

    ● Submit a completed application and a high school transcript,

    ● Submit two letters of recommendation (one academic recommendation and one character recommendation. (Neither may come from a high school English teacher nor a family member),

    ● Submit a one-to-two page typed, double spaced essay as described in this application

    ● And, if possible, be interviewed by a panel of Alpha Delta Kappa members - Location and date to be determined.


    Application Due May 6, 2022

    Submit completed, printed application to Julie Webb at Shelby County High School

    Submit completed, printed application to Sharon Purdom at Martha Layne Collins High School

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelbyville Rotary Club Scholarships 2022


    Fourteen $1000 scholarships will be awarded to students planning to attending a 4-year University or College 4-year Bachelor's Degree program.


    Four $500 scholarships awarded to students planning to attend a community college.


    Applicant Guidelines:


    • Good Academic Standing
    • Community Activities and Involvement
    • Financial Need/Hardships



    Shelbyville Rotary Application 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Louis Buster Coleman Foundation Scholarship 2022

    The purpose of this $500 award is to enable one MLCHS and one SCHS to complete his/her educational objectives. Funds must be used for tuition, books and incidental fees with the understanding that the check will be made payable to the educational institution. In no case shall the award be used to pay personal debts or living expenses.


    The financial needs of the applicant and a commitment to continue his/her education in a college/university or trade school of higher education shall be given priority consideration by the selection committee.


    PRINT pdf of application from link below.

    Complete and return to guidance office by March 25, 2022

    Louis Buster Coleman Foundation Scholarship Application

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Howard Hill Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship 2022

    Howard Hill Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship is open to high school seniors boys who are current Boy Scouts in Shelby County, KY, with a preference to those who have attained the ranking of Eagle Scout.


    To apply or gather more information on this scholarship, please email:

    Mr. Richard Walker at RFWalker3@twc.com with the email subject “Eagle Scout Application”

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Duanne B. Puckett Memorial Scholarship of Excellence 2022

    Sponsored by Shelby Life Magazine

    A $1,000 Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating Senior of Martha Layne Collins High School and Shelby County High School.

    Duanne B. Puckett Memorial Scholarship Application

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • An interest in journalism
    • Excellence in scholarship, extra curriculum activities, community service
    • Demonstrated skills in writing, i.e., yearbook, school newspaper and/or free lance

    Application Requirements:

    • Completed Application
    • One Page Essay
    • Two Letters of Reference
    • High School Transcript

    Submit to: Gary L. Walls – Owner/Editor

    Shelby Life Magazine

    517 Main Street

    Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065

    Deadline: April 29, 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

    Application Link:


    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mudRtBnP-7w5dcIe-P91VRjXUf0DcgN65mEDgfx2KQU/copy

    Eligibility

    Applicants must meet the following requirements:


    • The applicant must be a senior.
    • The applicant must have successfully completed a minimum of 4 credits within one career path at the Shelby County Area Technology Center, Shelby County High School, Martha Layne Collins High School or equivalent.
    • The applicant must express a desire to obtain a career in Shelby County following their postsecondary training.
    • The applicant must be accepted in a program at an accredited institution.
    • Applicants committing to a career based in Shelby County following their postsecondary training will be given preferential treatment.


    Regulations

    Each applicant must submit the following:

    1. A Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Application
    2. An official high school transcript
    3. A resume (not to exceed one page) including the following:
    (a)Personal Data
    (b) Career Objective
    (c) School and Community Activities
    (d) Work Experience
    4. Essay explaining your career plan (not to exceed one page)
    5. Letter of recommendation and/or reference from employer or school official



    Application Deadline: Applicant is responsible for mailing the completed application to the following address by Thursday, March 25, 2022

    Shelby County Chamber of Commerce

    316 Main Street

    Shelbyville, KY 40065

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Cheryl Hood Memorial Scholarship

    Coldwell Banker Larry K. Rogers Realty is sponsoring a $2,500 scholarship to honor the memory of Cheryl Hood who was a Realtor for 22 years with Coldwell Banker.


    Eligibility Requirements:

    Applicants should exemplify the same characteristics Cheryl did: hard working, thoughtful, always the first to offer to help others, school/community involvement and desire to further their education.

    Not based only on GPA. Want written examples of the students character and what career path they want to pursue. (see essay in application)


    Cheryl Hood Memorial Scholarship Application 2022


    Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Larry K. Rogers Realty

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelby County Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship

    Recognition of any individuals who plays golf and exemplifies the core beliefs of golf such as integrity, honesty, and work ethic.

    $500 to $1000


    Application Requirements:

    Shelby County Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship Application

    Essay: "How has playing the game of golf impacted your life?"


    Return application to the Guidance Office by: Friday, March 25, 2020 by 3:30PM

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Shelby Energy Line Technician Scholarship 2023

    Two $1,000 scholarships offered to students planning to enroll in an approved Lineman Training Program


    The students parent(s) or guardian(s) must be members in good standing with Shelby Energy Cooperative


    Shelby Energy Line Technician Scholarship Application


    Submit application online by: April 11, 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Kentucky Federation of Republican Women 2023

    Application:

    Paper Application can be picked up at the Guidance Office of your high school.


    Did you know that the KFRW gives a $1,500 scholarship to a high school senior girl?

    The complete application will include the following:

    • Completed application form
    • A one-page typed essay about a Republican woman you admire or who has influenced your life and why
    • An official copy of your high school transcript – which may be mailed separately
    • Two letters of recommendation

    The completed application must be mailed to
    KFRW Scholarship Chairman, Tina Fox no later than April 1, 2022

    Tina Fox
    206 West 13th Street
    Benton, KY 42025

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: We the Students 2022 Scholarship Essay 2023

    2021 We the Students Essay Contest

    Essay Prompt: How does an understanding of natural rights and respect build a free society?

    Essays should be between 500-800 words and should demonstrate an understanding of natural rights, how they relate to the principle of respect, and how the flourishing of a free society is dependent upon them. Excellent essays will go beyond "dictionary definitions," to express their understanding and reasoning about the connections among these principles. Specific examples, and well-researched facts should be combined with students’ own observations and experiences. A good essay will demonstrate how these principles are not just abstract ideas but are part of people's everyday actions and choices.

    The winners of this year’s contest will receive:

    1st Place – $7,500 and a scholarship to the 2022 Constitutional Academy summer program in Washington D.C.

    Runners Up – 5 prizes at $1,500 each

    Honorable Mentions – 10 prizes at $500 each

    Deadline for entry is April 15, 2022

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: KHEAA: KENTUCKY SCHOLARSHIPS

    Many Kentucky businesses and organizations have set up financial aid programs to help Kentuckians with their college costs. Some are available statewide, while others are limited to several counties, one county or one school. KHEAA has gathered information on as many of these programs as we can. Statewide programs are listed first, then county-specific programs.


    https://www.kheaa.com/pdf/pubs/ky/ahe/ahekyscholar.pdf

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship (National)

    Applications are due by 11:59PM CST on Thursday, March 31st.

    Applicants must meet ALL the following criteria:

    • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.
    • Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2021 and July 31, 2022.
    • Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4 point scale (high school/home schooled seniors).
    • Must enroll for Fall 2022 as a freshman or 1st year student in part-time or full-time study at a 2-year, 4-year, college, university, trade or vocational school. The school must be an accredited U.S. institution, and listed on the official website for the U.S. Department of Education.
    • Must not be a relative or dependent child of an employee of Talking Rain or any of its retail customers.

    More details, including the application and eligibility requirements, can be found here: https://www.flavorfulfutures.com/

    Martha Layne Collins High School ONLY

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Martha Layne Collins Athletic Booster Scholarship 2023

    The Collins High School Athletic Booster Club is a voluntary group committed to supporting all CHS athletes with school spirit and encouragement. In addition, the Booster Club provides financial support to all CHS athletic teams in purchasing items not included in the Athletic Department’s budget as well as sponsoring special athlete ­related programs. Funds are obtained through individual, family, and business memberships as well as concession/spirit wear sales, and other special events.


    Martha Layne Collins Athletic Booster Scholarship Application


    Application deadline is Thursday, February 17, 2022


    The Booster Club will award two $500 scholarships to be given to

    one (1) deserving female student athlete and one (1) deserving male student athlete who meet criteria in application.

    Shelby County High School ONLY

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Harriet Poynter Scholarship

    Description: The Harriett Poynter Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarship assistance to help defray college or university expenses of a graduating senior from Shelby County High School and who is of African American heritage.


    Eligibility: Graduating senior who is graduating from Shelby County HIgh School, African American


    How to Apply: Application will be available via the Community Foundation of Louisville's website--https://www.cflouisville.org/scholarships/

    Application closes April 1, 2022


    Renewable: No

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Samuel D. Hinkle IV Memorial Scholarship 2022

    SHELBY COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL ONLY


    Sam Hinkle went to Shelbyville High School, and although he lived in many different places after he graduated, he returned to Shelby County to raise his children on the family farm. We, his family and friends, have created this scholarship to honor him and his commitment to public education, hard work, and looking words up in the dictionary.


    This scholarship aims to continue his support for the power of higher education to create opportunity for Shelby County High School students, their families, and our community.


    ____________________________


    This 2 or 4 year scholarship is up to $21,000 ($5250 annual/renewable based on student college academic standing) can be used to fund college or other post-secondary education plans, such as trade school.


    Sam D. Hinkle IV Memorial Scholarship Application


    Sam D Hinkle IV Memorial Scholarship Reference Form


    Directions for Finding your EFC (Estimated Family Contribution) from your FAFSA-This is a required document for this scholarship


    Directions:

    1. Complete your copy of the application in blue/black ink or on a computer.

    2. Make sure you fill out your name and the confirmation on the last two pages. This information will be removed during review.

    3. Return application to the SCHS guidance office by Thursday, March 3:30PM

    If you have questions, please reach out to Ms. Burkhardt at the district office (susanne.burkhardt@shelby.kyschools.us) or Ms. Shiver (jamie.shiver@shelby.kyschools.us) in the guidance department.

    DUE: Thursday, March 3:30

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Mildred Casey Jennings Memorial Language Arts Scholarship 2023-SCHS ONLY

    Jennings Memorial Scholarship Application Form

    Mildred Casey Jennings, mother of SCHS Retired English Teacher Ernestine Jennings, assisted throughout her daughter’s 41-year teaching career in every possible way. The Language Arts Scholarship was funded for the first two years through memorial gifts by friends of the Casey and Jennings families—including former SCHS colleagues of Ernestine Jennings.


    The recipient will be determined by Shelby County High School teachers of Junior and Senior English classes and possibly others determined by Mr. Fox DeMoisey, Chairman of the MCJMLA Scholarship Committee, and by scoring of the essay—with NO identifying information—by six or seven readers from this community. The readers—one of whom will be the donor—will NOT know the names of the applicants. These readers will submit their decision to the chairman who will work with the committee in reviewing the applications and interviewing students if he desires. The committee will determine the recipient.


    Scholarship Criteria: Applicant must
    *rank in the top 25% of the SCHS Senior Class according to GPA;
    *submit a high school transcript, completed application and essay addressed in the
    attachment;
    *exhibit integrity, diligence, cooperation, compassion and desire to learn;
    *act on convictions and strive to improve in academics and everyday activities;
    *submit two letters of recommendation (one academic and one character reference
    from people other than family members). Neither letter may come from a high school
    English teacher.
    If asked to do so, student must agree to an interview by one or more English teachers.
    Timeline:
    *Application will close March 15, 2022 at 3:20PM
    *If an interview (video or in person) is required, it must be completed prior to May 6th.

    Distribution of Scholarship:
    *A check for $750 will be issued at the Senior Awards Night Program.
    *The remaining $750 will be mailed to the recipient following receipt of a transcript after the first semester if the cumulative GPA is 3.0 or above. An address will be provided.
    NOTE: Failure to send a transcript may lead to loss of remaining scholarship funds.

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Ernest Jennings Memorial Scholarship--SCHS ONLY

    Ernest Jennings Memorial Scholarship Application Form


    The recipient will be determined by a committee of SCHS Personnel and former teachers who knew Ernest Jennings and/or some who were/are colleagues/friends of his daughter.
    Scholarship Criteria: Applicant must

    • Respect the value of work and reflect diligence in all tasks;
    • Submit a high school transcript and this application - including a brief coherent essay as described in the following form;
    • Exhibit integrity, diligence, cooperation, compassion and desire to learn;
    • Submit two letters of recommendation from respected adults from school or community (none from relatives);
    • If asked, must agree to an interview by the selection committee (if possible during this quarantine period).

    Timeline:
    Application will close on March 15, 2022. 3:20PM
    If an interview is required (and possible) it must be completed before April 29th 2022
    The first installment, $750, will be presented at Awards Night. A transcript will be required following your first semester; *a GPA of 3.0 will be required for the balance of the $750.



    The recipient will be determined by a committee of SCHS Personnel and former teachers who knew Ernest Jennings and/or some who were/are colleagues/friends of his daughter.
    Scholarship Criteria:
    Applicant must
    Respect the value of work and reflect diligence in all tasks;
    Submit a high school transcript and this application - including a brief coherent essay as described in the following form;
    Exhibit integrity, diligence, cooperation, compassion and desire to learn;
    Submit two letters of recommendation from respected adults from school or community (none from relatives);
    If asked, must agree to an interview by the selection committee (if possible during this quarantine period).

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Laura Beth Floyd Scholarship 2023-SCHS only

    Given in memory of a young lady who loved Shelby County and the farm where she grew up. While living on the farm, she developed a strong work ethic, a willingness to help family and community, and an independent and adventurous spirit. Applicants for the $1,000 scholarship should display some traits similar to Beth: independence, love of life, strong work ethic, love of family and integrity. The recipient will be determined by a scholarship committee of community members. The readers of the essay will not know the names of the applicants. Interviews may be held at the discretion of the committee.


    Laura Beth Floyd Scholarship Application


    Scholarship Criteria:

    • Student must exhibit a good work ethic, integrity and compassion
    • Student must be pursuing a degree in agriculture Student may be pursuing higher education through a community college or a four-year college
    • Student must be in the top 25% of the SCHS senior class according to GPA Students must complete the attached application and an essay of 300-350 words explaining why you should be considered for this scholarship. (Include two to three traits you share with Beth)
    • Student must submit one letter of recommendation form

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Serve Pro Scholarship

    Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.


    Requirements:


    • Must be a current senior in high school
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Submit 2 References and the application



    Application: Scan the QR code on this flyer:

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ArQD1VFI6haTAN3ZUsl-XmPnjY4pLOoj1l8jH2YZzn0/edit?usp=sharing

    NOT OPEN YET FOR 2023: Blake Palmer Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Through Baseball Program

    Return completed application to high school baseball coach or Matthew or Cassie Bidwell


    The Angel on Third: Blake Palmer Scholarship Foundation is dedicated to supporting the academic and career goals of baseball players in the Shelby County community who exemplify and are dedicated to the moral character that defined Blake throughout his life. Recipients of the Angel on Third Scholarship are young men who set themselves apart, not only as athletes but in all aspects of life. Recipients of the scholarship, join a fraternity of sorts with other young men that have also shown that they answer to a high calling of loyalty, dedication, sportsmanship and work ethic. Recipients of the scholarship are routinely contacted for input, suggestions, and thoughts on all aspects of the foundation, but more importantly, they are contacted because we care about them and want to support them in any way that we can as they progress through life. Recipients of this scholarship are forever tied to Blake and the foundation that bears his name. We take great pride in the recipients of the scholarship as we are sure that Blake does as well.

    NOT OPEN YET 2022: Robert Samples Memorial-SCHS ONLY

    More information to come!

    Deadline PAST--Closed for the Class of 2023

    CLOSED FOR 2023: Kentucky Association of School Business Officials 2023

    KASBO awards $2,500 scholarships to three Kentucky high school graduating seniors who will major in business or education.


    KASBO Information and Application

    All applicants must obtain two (2) letters of recommendation. One recommendation must be school-related and one recommendation must be either community-related or church-related. Letters of recommendation must be submitted through the link above.

    Also you will find a link to share with your high school counselor to verify your enrollment and transcript information.

    Finalists will be contacted to schedule an interview. Interviews are conducted virtually.

    The application and letters of recommendation must be received by December 15, 2022.

    Scholarship recipients will be selected and notified no later than March 31, 2023.

    CLOSED FOR 2023: Farm Credit Scholarship

    Farm Credit is looking for the next generation of rural community leaders, future farmers and those who want to make a difference in the field of agriculture. Each year, Farm Credit Mid-America awards scholarships to individuals based on academics, leadership qualities, community involvement and their passion for promoting agriculture.



    • Scholarships are available for individuals majoring in agriculture or pursuing agricultural or rural community related careers.
    • The online application process takes between 10-30 minutes and must be completed in one sitting. The Farm Credit Mid-America Scholars application requires a résumé and a letter of recommendation.
    • Only online applications will be accepted.
    • You may apply for multiple scholarships, but may receive only one Farm Credit Mid-America scholarship per school year.
    • Applications for 2023 are accepted through December 31, 2022. Farm Credit Mid-America Scholars applicants will be notified of the results in February 2023. Customer Agricultural Scholarship applicants will be notified of the results in April 2023.
    • All scholarship funds will be awarded by August 2023 for the fall semester.
    • Employees and directors of Farm Credit Mid-America and their children are not eligible to apply.


    Farm Credit Scholarship Website-Application Online


    Application Deadline: December 31, 2022

    CLOSED FOR 2023: Kentucky Concrete Association Essay Scholarship

    The KCA is now accepting submissions for the 2022-2023 William T. Robertson Scholarship Essay Contest. The scholarship contest will be open to Kentucky resident High School Seniors.

    The contest winner will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship to be paid to the college of their choice in their freshman semester and will also be invited to attend the KCA Winter Convention to accept the award.

    Essay Prompt: How have you (or your community) been Shaped by Concrete? Learn more at shapedbyconcrete.com.

    Application: https://kyconcrete.org/essay/

    DUE Nov. 22, 2022

    CLOSED FOR 2023: Certified Nursing Assistant Scholarship

    Link to apply: https://cnaclassesnearme.com/cna-scholarship/

    As a part of our mission to help students locate CNA programs in their regional area and educate and assist those who desire to become Certified Nursing Assistants across the country, we are now offering a scholarship to aspiring CNAs.


    Our goal is to help students find CNA classes, gain CNA skills, and help spread knowledge about the process of becoming a CNA. We know that, in these recent times of crisis and economic hardship, getting financial aid to attend a CNA class or certification program can be very helpful. With total average costs to become a Nurse Assistant approaching $1500 once tuition, licensing, and the exam fees are included, every little bit of assistance helps. That’s why cnaclassesnearme.com is dedicated to helping support upcoming medical professionals by offering this scholarship.

    DUE: September 21, 2022

    CLOSED FOR 2023Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship 2023

  • Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship


  • Scholarship Application for graduating High School Senior planning to enter into the field of Education

  • Mail the application to:

  • Donna C. Whitis

    PO Box 172

    Shelbyville KY 40065

  • Application and 3 letters of recommendation are due January 13, 2023.

  • CLOSED for 2023: Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

    The 2023 application opened on August 1.

    Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

    Eligibility:
    • Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
    • Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks.
    • High school graduates are not eligible to apply.
    • Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are submitted; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.
    Application: https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm

    CLOSED for 2023 Hagan Scholarship

    The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide need-based merit scholarship, designed to provide recipients with the opportunity to graduate college debt-free. Free workshops, Free Schwab Brokerage Accounts and Free Study Abroad provide recipients with a practical understanding of important life skills not typically covered in the school curriculum. Hagan Scholars can apply for a graduate scholarship after earning their undergraduate degree. Hagan Scholars have attended 429 colleges and universities located in 48 states.

    Application: https://haganscholarships.org/application/