Scholarships may be located in the following places: the school counseling office, community organizations, student or parent place of employment, college financial aid and admissions offices, libraries, internet. Here are some Financial Aid and Scholarship Search Engines.
Scholarships may require a transcript. Take note if the committee is asking for an official or unofficial transcript. An official transcript can be obtained through the counseling office (Request for Transcripts). Parents or students can obtain an unofficial transcript through their JMC portal.
“Tips on Scholarships” presentation (PDF).
Scholarships Available in the Counseling Office
The following scholarships are now available in the counseling office. The scholarships are listed by priority deadlines. Some are local scholarships, while others are state and national scholarships. Please feel free to use the links posted here or stop in the counseling office for a hard copy. Try PDFescape – Free PDF Editor & Free PDF Form Filler to fill in a pdf application.
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MTC Technologies Internship and Next Gen Scholars Program -Current Sophomores/Juniors: are you interested in a possible internship with MTC beginning June 1? Are you interested in Network Technology/Telecom Data Communications Program at DMACC to get a degree for only a ¼ of the tuition? If so, please contact Mrs. Henning for more information.
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Herbert Hoover Uncommon Student Award -This program annually identifies and honors up to 15 Iowa high school juniors who propose and then accomplish a project of their own choosing and design. Grades, test scores, essays and financial need are NOT evaluated. To apply, students must be juniors in an Iowa high school in the spring of the application year, with a high school graduation date of the spring of the following year. Application Online Only. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
2020-2021 Edward B Gnahn Memorial Scholarship Application Scholarship-Available to any person training and expecting to work in a health related field of study. (Such as Nursing, Physical Therapy, Medical Technician, Special Education, Dentistry, Chiropractor, Pharmacist, Medical Doctor, or Physician Assistant). Applicant must be a graduate of any high school in Des Moines County and a resident of Des Moines County for the last four years. Applicant must have a 2.50 or higher grade point average. Scholarship Requirements. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Edward B Gnahn Memorial Scholarship-Disabled -Available to a disabled person whose disability is such that a higher education in any field of study would provide and opportunity for a productive life. Applicant must have a 2.50 or higher grade point average. Edward B Gnahn -Disabled Requirements. Application available via pdf . Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Helen Raider Memorial Scholarship Trust -Available to students planning to pursue post-education. The following are taken into account: GPA, School and Community Activities, and a 100-word essay. This is a renewable scholarship. This scholarship is available through Two Rivers Investment Services. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Elizabeth Kelly Scholarship –Applicant must live in Des Moines County and have been accepted at, or applied for acceptance at, any accredited Iowa college. Applicant must have reasonably good passing grades. Applicant’s financial need will be considered. Applicant must possess good character in the estimation of either high school or college faculty and employer or pastor. Click here for Scholarship Guidelines. This scholarship is available through Two Rivers Investment Services. Applications are available via PDF or word. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship -Applicant must be from BBB Serving Greater Iowa, Quad City and Siouxland Region service area. Applicant must be a high school senior scheduled to graduate in 2020. All applicants must be recommended by a school official. Only one application per school will be accepted. Click here to be considered our school’s recommendation. School Consideration Deadline: March 1, 2021. Scholarship Application Deadline: March 19, 2021. Application online only.
Iowa United Methodist Foundation Scholarship – There is multiple scholarships available through this program and are given to students who demonstrate academic and community excellence. Applications are available online. Deadline: March 1, 2021.
Eastern Iowa REC Scholarship- -Applicant must be a high school senior. The student’s parents must be members of Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative. Children of Cooperative employees and directors are eligible. See Eastern Iowa.com for more information. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 12, 2021.
Access Energy Scholarship -Applicant’s Parent or legal guardian must be members of Access Energy Cooperative. The Scholarship is based upon a written essay, academics and involvement in school and community activities. Application is available online. Deadline March 15, 2021.
Farmers & Merchants Bank & Trust Scholarship Application –(One application for several scholarships listed below. Not all scholarships will be awarded every year. Awarding of scholarship will depend on available funding.) Application available via pdf or Word. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Jessie Corbin Trust Scholarship: Must be enrolled at an accredited College or University. Field of study or training should be in the area of activities related to the care, education or development of the mentally .retarded. No restrictions on student’s current age, high school or gender. Scholarship may be renewable.
A. Vern & Pauline Crawford Scholarship: Must be enrolled at Iowa State University. Fields of study should be Veterinary Science, Forestry, Electronics, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Agriculture or Home Economics. Considerations: financial need, good moral character, good scholastic record.
Beatrice Loper Scholarship $700.00. Must be enrolled at an accredited College or University. Based on Financial Need. Renewable for 4 years. No restriction on High School or location of residence.
Sheridan-Setterberg Memorial Trust Scholarship: One scholarship for students enrolled at an accredited College, University, Community College and one scholarship awarded for a student attending a Vocational-Technical training school. No restriction on field of study. Should be a graduate of Des Moines County. Based on financial need, academic records and achievements. May be renewable.
Kenneth Cooksey/Norma Cook Memorial Scholarship: A 4 year scholarship, awarded to worthy students based solely on their academic achievements and record and no weight shall be given to the financial needs of the students or their families.
Grinnell Mutual Road to Success. Applicant must be a high-school senior who is currently insured through a personal auto policy with Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company or Grinnell Select Insurance Company, or Is a dependent named on a Grinnell Mutual or Grinnell Select Insurance Company insurance policy. Maintains a cumulative high-school GPA of 3.0. Has a clean driving record (no accidents or violations). Plans to attend an accredited post-secondary educational institution in the fall of 2021 as a full-time student. Is not a dependent of any Grinnell Mutual employee or affiliated agent. Application Online Only. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Horatio Alger Scholarships -Various scholarships for seniors who plan to pursue a 4-year college degree and have demonstrated strong financial need and integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Must be U.S. citizen and have a minimum cum GPA of 2.0. Application Online Only. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Patrick Joseph Lietsch Memorial Scholarship -Applicant must be a high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Scholarships are renewable, but must be applied for each year, and approved by the Board of Directors. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
Southeast Iowa Builders Association Construction Scholarship -Applicants must enroll as a full-time student in Construction Management/Engineering/Technology Program or similar. Along with the award, the student will work in a construction internship. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 15, 2021.
First Friday Breakfast Club -Applicant must be a graduating senior and resident of Iowa and plan to pursue post-secondary education. Applicant also has participated in significant activities to promote LGBT acceptance in his or her school and or community. More information can be found here. Application available via word. Deadline: March 16, 2021.
The Foundation of School Scholarship Applicants must be high school seniors who have completed a minimum of five (5) blended or online courses during their last two years of high school, not as a result of blended or online learning due to COVID-19. Demonstrate academic achievement or improvement as a direct result of their enrollment in the blended/online learning curriculum. Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year. Application online only. Deadline: March 16, 2021.
Iowa State University: Beta Sigma Psi: Darryl John Memorial Scholarship -The Alumni of Beta Sigma Psi Lutheran fraternity is offering scholarships to Lutheran gentlemen entering Iowa State University in the fall of 2021. Applicants will be evaluated on their scholastic achievement and active participation in their communities and churches. Application is online only. Deadline: January 5, March 20, July 1, 2021.
Iowa Hospital Association Health Care Careers Scholarship -Applicant must be enrolled in a qualified health care career program with graduation between July 1, 2020 and December 31, 2022. Applicant must also be willing to work in an Iowa hospital for one year after graduation. Application is online only. Deadline: March 30, 2021.
Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship 2021 -Applicant must be a graduate of a Des Moines County high school who is an undergraduate education major. Applicant must show qualities of leadership, demonstrate success in academics, and be involved in extracurricular and/or community activities. Application available via pdf . Deadline: March 31, 2021.
Altrusa International Scholarship (Burlington, Iowa) -This service organization offers a scholarship to any school or any career based on an average grade point average, financial need, character and leadership. Two written recommendations are needed. Application avilable via fillable pdf. Deadline: March 31, 2021.
College Raptor Scholarship -Applicants must be 16 or older. Be enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2021) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school). Applicants must register with College Raptor, use their scholarship tool, and submit an essay. Application online only. Deadline: March 31, 2021.
Iowa Branch of the Kings Daughters and Sons Dr Jennie McCowen Scholarship -This scholarship is offered through the Iowa Branch of the International Order of the King’s Daughters and Sons and is for students who are pursuing a career in the medical or health field. This includes pharmacy, medical and dental studies, occupation therapy, physical therapy, speech and language therapy and medical technologies. Applicants must be accepted at an accredited two or four-year school in Iowa, must live in Iowa, and must be attending full time in the fall of 2021. Application available via pdf. Deadline: March 31, 2021.
SFM Foundation Scholarship -Must be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with a Minnesota-, Wisconsin-, or Iowa-based employer and entitled to receive benefits under the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Act, Worker’s Compensation Act of Wisconsin or Iowa’s workers’ compensation law. Must be a Minnesota, Wisconsin or Iowa resident between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of the application. Must have a high school diploma, GED or be a high school student in good standing. Academic achievement, aptitude, extracurricular activities, and community service of the applicant are considered. Grade point average will be reviewed against the number of hours the applicant works and his/her community involvement. Must be pursuing a primary college or university degree (bachelor’s or associate’s) or vocational education and training (certificate or license) from any accredited school. Must demonstrate financial need. Application available via fillable pdf . Deadline: March 31, 2021.
University of Iowa ACACIA Thomas H. Macbride Leadership Scholarship – Available to any male, graduating senior who attends The University of Iowa. The scholarship is awarded by the Alumni of ACACIA Fraternity. Preference for the scholarship is given to students associated with the Fraternity. Demonstrated financial need is not a criterion. Applications are available via pdf or word. Deadline: March 31, 2021.
Des Moines County Retired School Personnel Association Scholarship-Available to students who plan a career in the education field. Financial need will be considered. Application available via pdf. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
Iowa Golf Association Ann Griffel Scholarship -Available to Iowa high school senior girls who intend to further their education at an Iowa institution of higher learning, whether a college, university or trade school. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, extracurricular activities and leadership qualities, not on golf accomplishments or ability. Scholarships are awarded and recipients are selected solely based on the items submitted with this application. Application is online only. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
Iowa Golf Association Herman Sani Scholarship -Any graduating high school senior and resident of the State of Iowa with experience or background in golf is eligible to apply. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, extracurricular activities and leadership qualities, not on golf accomplishments or ability. Scholarships are awarded and recipients are selected solely on the basis of the written application. Application Online Only. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
Iowa Scholarship for the Arts -Applicant must be an Iowa resident who will graduate from an Iowa high school during the 2020-2021 school year and be accepted as a full-time undergraduate student at a fully-accredited Iowa college or university with a major in at least one of the following arts areas: animation, architecture, creative writing, dance, English, fashion, fine arts education, folk & traditional arts, graphic design, literature, media arts, music, theatre or visual arts. Application is Online Only. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
James W. & Carolyn Bray Scholarship -This scholarship is open to students who live in Iowa and attend school within a 25-mile radius of Danville. Applicants may attend a 2-year or 4-year college. Application available via pdf. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
Triangle Scholar-Leader Scholarship Award – Iowa State Triangle Scholar-Leader Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for incoming freshman or transfer students attending ISU in the fall of 2020. Students majoring in engineering, architecture, or science are eligible for this award. The ideal candidate needs to demonstrate credible academics, passion for their field, leadership, and community involvement. Requirements: A male enrolled in STEM/Architecture major, incoming transfer student or freshman full time student at ISU, GPA >3.0, and commitment to community improvement. (i.e. philanthropy or extra curricular leadership). Apply here. Deadline is April 1, 2021.
AGCIA-Diesel Technology Scholarship – AGC Iowa Foundation is offering scholarships to high school seniors entering diesel technician or diesel engine diploma programs at community colleges across the state. Applicants must demonstrate a strong desire to work on diesel engines and preference will be given to individuals who are interested in working in the heavy highway industry. Deadline: April 2, 2021.
AGCIA- Highway Construction Scholarship – The AGC Iowa Foundation has decided to offer scholarships to high school seniors interested in Heavy Equipment Operation, Engineering Technician, or general construction programs. Preference will be given to individuals who are interested in working in the heavy highway industry. Deadline: April 2, 2021.
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Iowa Games: Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship -Open to Juniors or Seniors. The intent of this scholarship is to recognize an outstanding male and female student-athlete involved with the Iowa Games. The award must be used in pursuit of post high school education. Application available via pdf. Deadline: April 5, 2021.
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Karsyn’s Krusade – The applicant must have been diagnosed with a form of pediatric cancer before the age of 18 or is (was) a sibling of an individual that was diagnosed with pediatric cancer. The applicant must provide documentation verifying the diagnosis and have a personal reference who is not a relative and is over 21 years of age. All other requirements are listed on the application. Applications are in pdf or word. Deadline: You can email the application to firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must either be post marked or sent to the gmail account no later than April 11th. Anything after April 11th will not be considered.
Chemical Coaters Association International Scholarship– High school senior planning to attend college or technical school or a current college or technical school student. Sincere interest in supervision, production & processing, engineering, management, chemistry or quality control in the finishing industry. Minimum of 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Enrolled in a technical or degree granting program that would qualify the student to be hired into the industrial finishing industry. Application is online here. Deadline is April 15, 2021
Des Moines County Corn & Soybean Scholarship 2021-Applicant must be a high school senior accepted to an accredited 2-4 year college or university at the time the scholarship is issued. Parent(s) or grandparent(s) of applicant must be a current Des Moines County Corn Growers & Soybean Association member. Application available via pdf. Deadline: Postmarked on or before April 15, 2021.
Iowa High School Music Association – Leo H. Grether Memorial Scholarship in Choral Music Education Applicants must be a citizen of the State of Iowa; Be a graduating senior enrolling in college as a vocal music education major. Application available via pdf. Deadline: April 15, 2021.
Mitch King’s Extra Heartbeat Scholarship – The Mitch King’s Extra Heartbeat Scholarship is awarded to those high school senior athletes who have demonstrated having that “EXTRA” heart and passion for sports as well the intangible life lessons sports can teach you (on and off the field). Applicant must be involved in at least one sport throughout their high school career. At least one recipient will be chosen from Mitch’s alma mater, Burlington Community High School, Burlington Iowa. Deadline: April 15, 2021.
Morning Sun Mutual Telephone Company & Louisa Communications scholarship -Offered to seniors whose primary residence has dial tone phone or internet provided by Morning Sun MTC or Louisa Communication. Application available via pdf and Word, or in the counseling office. Deadline: April 15, 2021.
Warth Agriculture (FFA/4-H) Scholarship -Applicants must be a high school senior student who will be attending a post-secondary school which includes a college or university, trade school or vocational program. A cumulative grade point average of 2.50 or better out of a possible 4.0. Please use the pdf that is in this scholarship even though it has last year’s date. Application is a pdf. Deadline: April 15, 2021.
Warth Insurance Agency Scholarship -Applicants must be a high school senior student who will be attending a post-secondary school which includes a college or university, trade school or vocational program. A cumulative grade point average of 2.50 or better out of a possible 4.0. Application is a pdf. Deadline: April 15, 2021.
Tenneco Sons and Daughters Scholarship– Open to qualified students of hourly and salaried new Tenneco (Clean Air, Corporate and Powertrain) employees. Requirements: Any high school senior, with a parent or legal guardian who is a regular full-time employee of new Tenneco (Clean Air, Corporate or Powertrain) with one year of continued service on or before May 1 of the scholarship year and must be actively employed on that date. Application is online. Deadline to apply: April 17, 2021.
Des Moines County Cattlemens Scholarship -Applicant whose parent or grandparent is and has been a continuous member of the Des Moines County Cattleman Association. Applicant must attend a 2 or 4 year school with a preference to majoring in but not limited to an agricultural related field. A 2.0 Grade Point Average is required. Application available via pdf or Word. Deadline: April 20, 2021. Applications can be mailed, or emailed to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cobell Scholarship –provides scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled members of U.S. federally recognized tribes, pursuing vocational, undergraduate, and graduate degrees at nonprofit institutions. Applicants begin by creating a general application profile in OASIS, after which they’re matched to the available scholarship opportunities for which they’re qualified. Application is online only. Apply here. Deadline is May 1, 2021.
Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation Director’s Scholarship – Offered to graduates of Louisa Resource Area School. This encompasses a little bit bigger circle that includes Louisa County residents and surrounding communities who will be attending any college, university or technical school (note-the Paris Scholarship requires candidates attend an Iowa school). Study emphasis must lead to a degree in natural resources or conservation or in another field, such as education. Candidates with a study emphasis outside of natural resources/conservation must provide either professional or personal justification for how their emphasis of study will meet the scholarship objectives. Application available via Word or pdf. Deadline is May 1, 2021.
Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation William J. Paris Conservation Scholarship –The selected candidate must be a graduate of a Louisa County High School or a Louisa county resident planning to attend an Iowa college, university or technical school. Study emphasis must lead to a degree in a natural resources/conservation; or in another field, such as education. Candidates with a study emphasis outside of natural resources/conservation must provide either professional or personal justifications for whey the candidate’s emphasis of study will meet the scholarship objectives noted above. Application available via pdf or Word. Deadline: May 1, 2021.
University of Iowa- Pearl Hull Falk Scholarship 2021– Administered by MidWestOne Bank as Trustee of the Pearl Hull Falk Trust. Applicant must be of protestant faith, resident of Iowa and attending the University of Iowa full time. Application available via pdf. Deadline: May 3, 2021.
SE Iowa Matteson Scholarship – Available for graduating seniors from schools in Lee, Des Moines, and Henry counties and also Wapello High School in Louisa County. Scholarship recipients should be pursuing studies in Agriculture, Health and Medical Services, Nursing, Engineering, Information Technology or any form of Building Trades or Construction Industry degree. Application online only. Deadline: May 4, 2021.
Robert D. Blue Scholarship -The applicant must be an Iowa resident planning to attend an Iowa college/university during the 2020-2021 school year. The applicant can be a current high school senior or someone already enrolled in a college/university. The Robert D. Blue Scholarship awards students who demonstrate literary and scholastic ability; exhibit qualities of truth, courage, and fellowship; and display moral force of character. The applicant must be an Iowa resident planning to attend an Iowa college/university during the 2019-2020 school year. The applicant can be a current high school senior or someone already enrolled in a college/university. Application online Only. Deadline: May 10, 2021.
Children’s Cancer Connection Empowering Scholarship -Applicant must be directly affected by childhood cancer (including individuals who currently have or have had cancer before age 18 or a sibling of that individual). Applicant must be within the Children’s Cancer Connection service area (living, treated or diagnosed in the state of Iowa) Applicant must attend or plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year institution (trade school, college or university) Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. See ChildrensCancerConnection.org for more information. Application available via pdf. Deadline: Applications for the fall semester are due the last Friday in May. Applications for the spring semester are due the last Friday in September.
HonorsGradU Scholarship: Design a Better Future: -Applicants must be a graduating high school senior that will be attending a college or university to continue your education. Design & work on a community improvement project, using our checklist as a guide. Application online only. Deadline: May 28, 2021.
Elevate Iowa Scholarship -Offered to Iowa high school seniors interested in pursuing the Welding, Industrial Maintenance or Machining program at SCC. Visit www.elevateiowa.com. for more information. Application available pdf. Deadline: May 30, 2021.
Iowa PGA Charlie Burkart Scholarship – Open to any graduating senior whose parent(s) are members of a club/course employing a PGA member or registered apprentice of the Iowa Section. Winners are selected on the basis of their interest and activity in golf and the potential for future contributions to the game, their academic ability and financial need. Application available via pdf. Deadline: June 18, 2021.
The Last Dollar Scholarship –Eligible to high graduating high school students who enroll in a qualified program of study full-time for the fall immediately following high school graduation, apply for all other available state and federal grants and scholarships, and meet ongoing requirements. ADULT LEARNERS (age 20 and older) who enroll in a qualified program of study full-time or part-time, apply for all other available state and federal grants and scholarships, and meet ongoing requirements. Deadline: July 1, 2021.
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Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts: Iowa Merit Awards for Dramatic Performance -Open to all Iowa high school students (grades 10-12) in good standing at an accredited high school and with grade point averages of 3.0 or greater who are studying drama and have acted in official school productions for 2018 and/or 2019. Students must be enrolled – or recently graduated – for the 2019 academic year to qualify. Please visit www.donnareed.org for more information. Applications are available via pdf or Word. Deadline: July 30, 2021.
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Iowa Scholars Award: $2,500/year Minimum Requirements: 27 ACT AND 3.80 GPA OR 30 ACT AND 3.70 GPA
Old Gold Scholarship: $5,000/year Minimum Requirements: 30 ACT AND 3.80 GPA
Iowa Flagship Award: $8,500/year Minimum Requirements: 33 ACT AND 3.80 GPA
Advantage Iowa Scholarship: $2,000 – $8,000 annually Minimum Requirements: The award is based on merit (test scores and GPA), contributing criteria also includes students that are from historically underrepresented populations (African American, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander, Multiracial) at the University of Iowa or participation in a federally funded Upward Bound program.
Distinguished Scholars Award: Available to Iowa residents, new high school graduates. Renewable with a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher. Three levels of annual awards:
- Level 1: $2,000/year ($8,000 total), minimum 3.7 GPA, 27+ ACT (SAT EWR+M 1280+)
- Level 2: $1,500/year ($6,000 total), minimum 3.5 GPA, 25+ ACT (SAT EWR+M 1200+)
- Level 3: $1,000/year ($4,000 total), minimum 3.3 GPA, 23+ ACT (SAT EWR+M 1130+)
UNI-T.E.D. Scholarship (NEW for students entering UNI for Fall 2019): The UNI-T.E.D.(UNIfying Through Excellence & Diversity) Scholarship is awarded to new freshman students after admission and can range from $500 – $2,000 annually. The award amount may increase if the student demonstrates financial need. This scholarship may be renewable for up to four years with a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher. To qualify, students must meet one of the following:
- From a traditionally underrepresented population (African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Alaskan Native or American Indian, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, or Multiracial)
- First-generation college students (neither parent has received a bachelor’s degree)
- Have participated in a TRIO program.
Local Scholarships are available annually on April 1.
Corey Baker Memorial Scholarship- Offered to a Mediapolis High school senior (Also Word)
Don & Joyce Hollingsworth Memorial Scholarship– Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior pursuing a post-secondary education in Iowa, be a child/grandchild of a veteran, and have a GPA of 2.0. (Also Word)
Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) Mediapolis and Sperry Lodges Scholarship– Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior (Also Word)
Mediapolis American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship – Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior planning to pursue a post-secondary education, child/grandchild of a veteran, has obtained a GPA of 2.0 (Also Word)
Mediapolis Athletic Booster Club Scholarship – Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior planning to attend a post-secondary institution, must have lettered in more than one sport. (Also Word)
Mediapolis Community Education Association( MCEA) Scholarship – Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior, entering the teaching profession.
Mediapolis Education Foundation Scholarships – Offered to Mediapolis High School seniors. One application for several scholarships listed below.
Mediapolis Education Foundation -Four seniors (2 male & 2 female) at Mediapolis Community High School planning to continue their education at the post-secondary level.
Mediapolis Education Foundation – Four seniors (2 male & 2 female) at Mediapolis Community High School. Qualifications include: plan to attend a community college or technical school and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Special consideration may be given to students who have participated in Career Technical Education courses through Mediapolis Schools.
MTC Technologies -Two seniors at Mediapolis Community High School who have a GPA of 2.5 or better after 7 semesters. Student or parent must be a subscriber of MTC Technologies.
Dr. W.L. & Grace Stewart -One Mediapolis graduate with average or better academic ability. Preference given to business majors.
Diane Sue Petersen Memorial -Awarded to one female student who is interested in a business career.
Manfred A. Nordstrom -One Mediapolis senior who shows academic potential and financial need.
Ray W. Pilling Scholarship – Offered to a Mediapolis High School senior planning to attend an institution of higher learning
Roy H. & Joan Gerling -Two seniors (1 male, 1 female) at Mediapolis Community High School, who demonstrate financial need, show academic potential, and who have been active in bettering their community and school.
Geraldine Wickhart -Two scholarships awarded to a Mediapolis Community High School graduate who has a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and plans to enroll at a post-secondary institution pursuing a career in nursing. Scholars must have verification of enrollment from the post-secondary school.
Sharon K. Saurini -Awarded to a Mediapolis Community High School graduate who has a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and plans to enroll in a post-secondary animal science or pre-veterinary program.
Luckenbill Family Memorial -Mediapolis senior with financial need who shows academic potential and who has been active in bettering their community and school. Preference given to a student who has been active in the music program. (One awarded each year).