Harrisburg High School Guidance

Scholarhip Information

  Scholarship Information
Updated: 3/15/2017


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2. fastweb.com

 

Illinois Sheriff’s Association Scholarship:
The Illinois Sheriff’s Association announces that it will be awarding $54,500 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois, to students wishing to pursue higher education, during the 2017-2018 academic year. The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books and fees only. The student must be enrolled full-time at a certified institution of higher learning within the State of Illinois.  Saline County Sheriff Keith Brown, will be awarding a scholarship in the amount of $500. Applications are now available at the Saline County Sheriff’s Office, located at 1 North Main Street in Harrisburg, Illinois, or on the ISA website: www.ilsheriff.org . Students must complete the applications, answer the essay questions and return all documentation to the Saline County Sheriff’‘s Office by March 15, 2017. (Must be postmarked by this date).

Saline-Gallatin Retired Teachers Association Scholarship:
Seniors who intend to enter the field of teaching in the fall of 2017 and are residents of Saline or Gallatin County are eligible to apply. Local.
  Applications are available in Guidance.  
 DEADLINE: March 15, 2017

Southern Illinois Community Foundation Scholarships: 
Seniors are encouraged to stop by Guidance to pick-up an application for additional details. DEADLINE:  March 17, 2017

Southeast Illinois AHEC Network Healthcare Hero Scholarship
:  
Seniors who are planning to enter a field in healthcare in the fall of 2017 and have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA are eligible to apply. Local.  
Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE: March 18, 2017

SIC Education Association Scholarship:  
Graduating seniors within the top half of their class who plan to attend SIC in the fall of 2017 are able to apply.  Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE:  March 24, 2017  

Saline County Stockman’s Association Scholarship:  

Graduating seniors from a Saline County high school with at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA or a ‘C’ average planning to attend a college or university in the fall of 2017. Priority to Stockman’s members. Local.  Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE: March 27, 2017

H.E.A. Scholarship:    
Seniors interested in applying for the Harrisburg Education Association Scholarship will need to pick-up an application in Guidance. Please refer to application for additional information.  The completed application along with an attached essay must be turned in to Mrs. Dawe at HHS.     DEADLINE: March 28, 2017

Hispanic Scholarship Fund:    
Seniors of Hispanic heritage with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA that plan to attend a four-year university in the fall of 2017. National.  
Applications are available atwww.hsf.net/scholarships
  
DEADLINE: March 30, 2017

Saline County Agriculture in the Classroom Scholarship 2017:  
Eligible graduating 2017 senior students must be a resident of Saline County, entering into an agricultural field of study, must have maintained at least a “B” average.  Those interested may pick-up an application in Guidance.
DEADLINE:  March 31, 2017

Evansville-Owensboro ASQ Section Scholarship:
Graduating seniors who are permanent residents of the approved counties and are planning to attend a college or university in the fall of 2017 are eligible. Students do not need to be a member of ASQ to be awarded. Applications are available in Guidance.
DEADLINE: March 31, 2017

SIU Credit Union Scholarship:
Seniors that are customers of SIU Credit Union in good standing and plans to attend a college or university in the fall of 2017 is eligible. Local.
  Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE:  March 31, 2017

Saline County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship:  
Graduating seniors who plan to attend SIC in the fall of 2017 with at least a 2.5 GPA are eligible to apply.  Preference goes toward children of Chamber of Commerce members.  Applications are available in Guidance.
DEADLINE:  March 31, 2017

Rotary International District 6510 Foundation 2017 Scholarship Application:   
Interested seniors are encouraged to stop by Guidance to pick-up an application which contains in-depth guidelines and details.    
DEADLINE:  April 1, 2017

Saline County Farm Bureau Scholarship
:
Seniors who are the child or grandchild of a Saline County Farm Bureau member, are going into an agricultural field of study in the fall of 2017, are a Saline County resident, and have a minimum of a ‘B’ average are encouraged to apply. Local.
  Applications available in Guidance.

DEADLINE:  April 3, 2017

Travis Martin Gaskins Memorial Scholarship:  
Travis Martin Gaskins was a resident of Harrisburg and a Harrisburg High School student.  In his memory, his family has endowed a scholarship to be given to a deserving Harrisburg High School senior.  Students must have a “B” average and have a current IEP or 504 Plan.  The student must also plan to attend SIC in a vocational or transfer program.  Applications are available in Guidance.  DEADLINE:  April 3, 2017

Lions Club Scholarship:
Scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors from Harrisburg High School planning to attend Southeastern Illinois College.  Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE: April 3, 2017

Legence Bank Scholarship:  
Seniors with a ‘B’ average who plan to major in business or financial aid for the fall of 2017 at a college or university. Local.
  Applications are available in Guidance.

DEADLINE: April 7, 2017

Sons of the American Legion Bill Henshaw Scholarship:
Graduating seniors with at least a C average who are planning to attend college in the fall of 2017 are eligible to apply.  Scholarship applications are available in Guidance. 
DEADLINE:  April 10, 2017

Harrisburg KIWANIS Club 2017 Scholarship Application:
The Harrisburg Kiwanis Club will offer a scholarship to Southeastern Illinois College to a graduating senior at Harrisburg High School, Harrisburg, IL. The maximum total amount of scholarships offered will be $1,000. Those interested need to stop by Guidance for a scholarship application.    
DEADLINE: April 10, 2017

The Egyptian Public & Mental Health Dept. Scholarship
is a one-time $500 scholarship, available to a high school senior in Saline, White, and Gallatin Counties, on a competitive basis, in recognition of a commitment to health care services enrolling as a freshman at a college or university for the 2017 fall semester. Those interested may pick-up scholarship applications in Guidance. Applications are also available online at www.egyptian.org   DEADLINE: April 13, 2017

WADI Scholarship:
Graduating seniors in the Wabash area who plan to attend college in the fall of 2017 are eligible to apply. Applications are available in Guidance.    
DEADLINE: April 13, 2017

Kids Chance of Illinois Scholarship:  
Graduating seniors who had a parent seriously injured or killed while on the job are eligible to apply.  Applications are available in Guidance.  
DEADLINE:  April 30, 2017

SIUE Camp College Summer Program:
Seniors for the 2018 school year with a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.5 are eligible to apply. Accepted students will stay at the SIU-Edwardsville campus for a short duration of the summer to experience college life.
  Additional information is available in Guidance.
 
DEADLINE: May 12, 2017

Illinois Society War of 1812 Essay Contest:
Any high school student from an Illinois school is eligible to submit an essay over the war of 1812.  Additional information and the rules of the contest are available in Guidance.
    
DEADLINE: May 30, 2017