Castle High School Local Scholarships

Women's Club of Newburgh Scholarship - $1,000 Awards will be given to candidates exhibiting excellence in areas including academics, extracurricular participation, work experience, community involvement and character. under the "Philanthropy" tab March 03, 2015

Morehead State University Non-Resident Academic Scholarship - $8,000 per year Must be admitted to MSU and meet certain academic requirements. See MSU's file in guidance for more information. March 15, 2015

Charlier Christian Leadership Scholarship - Varies Applicants should be entering college as first-year, full-time students, demonstrate financial need, be residents of the Evansville regional area, have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA, demonstrate leadership potential, and demonstrate an active faith and a visible Christian witness. The scholarship committee particularly wants to see specific information about a student's financial need and Christian witness in the essay portion of the application. March 15, 2015

Gill Orthodontics Scholarship - $1,000 Two nonrenewable $1,000 scholarships are awarded yearly to eligible high school seniors who are in treatment or have completed treatment with Gill Orthodontics. Scholarship form available on March 16, 2015

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Scholarship - unspecified Applicants must be minority females who have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and be accepted at an accredited college or university for the fall of 2015. In guidance office. March 20, 2015

Student Financial Aid Association, Inc. - unspecified Student Financial Aid Association, Inc. is an Evansville organization whose function is to administer scholarship funds for several community groups. Its mission is to provide to qualified students in the Evansville area financial assistance to help them meet their college educational expenses. Student Financial Aid Association, Inc. is interested especially in assisting those capable students who demonstrate financial need and who will not receive sufficient aid from other sources. The applications must be postmarked no later than March 20, 2015 and the selection of award recipients will be made in April and awarded in May. Print here: March 20, 2015

American Advertising Federation Greater Evansville Scholarship - up to $2,000 Eligible students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and plan to major in Marketing, Advertising, Graphic Design or Public Relations. In guidance office or print here: March 25, 2015

E'ville Iron Street Rods Automotive Education Scholarship - $3,000 This scholarship is open to seniors enrolled in Auto Body or Auto/Diesel Mechanics classes who plan to continue their education in the automotive area. On file in guidance March 26, 2015

Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Scholarship - up to $2,500 This scholarship will be awarded to the direct descendants of graduates of the Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing in Evansville, Indiana who are pursuing education to obtain a license for Registered Nursing. March 30, 2015

2015 Rotary Club of Warrick County Service Above Self Award - $750 Award will be given to a senior at either Castle, Boonville, or Tecumseh high school. The selection criteria include: Service Above Self Qualities, Leadership Qualities, School and / or Community Service, Financial Need, and Optional Letters of Reference. March 31, 2015

American Society for Quality Scholarship - $500 Recipient must be a graduate during the application year from a home school, an accredited high school or learning facility within the geographic area served by ASQ Evansville-Owensboro Section 0915, or either of whose parents are members of the ASQ EvansvilleOwensboro Section 0915. March 31, 2015

Yankeetown Alumni Scholarship - $150 To be eligible, students must be graduates of Yankeetown Elementary who have a 2.0 or higher cumulative high school GPA. Students will be required to write an essay explaining their continuing education plans. In guidance office. April 01, 2015

Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship Program - $500 Applicants must be an active affiliate or associate member of the Indiana Sheriffs' Association or a dependent child or grandchild of an active affiliate or associate member of the association. Applicants must also be Indiana residents who are planning to attend a college or university in Indiana and pursuing a major in a law enforcement field. In guidance office. April 01, 2015

Louise Kester Nursing Scholarship Trust - unspecified Graduating seniors who are pursuing a degree in nursing are encouraged to apply. In guidance office. April 01, 2015

Fabulous After 30 Evansville Scholarship - $500 This scholarship is open to any female high school senior in Warrick or Vanderburgh counties. Each candidate must have at least a 2.7 GPA, have completed at least 30 hours of documented community service, complete an additional 5 or more community service hours with Fabulous After 30 (will be done after submitting application), and submit an essay explaining why she should be awarded the scholarship, how she plans to give back to the community while she is in college, and how she will give back to the community after college graduation. In guidance office. April 01, 2015

2015 Garrett Ward Memorial Scholarship - unspecified The family of Garrett Ward, a 2013 BHS graduate who was killed in a tragic boating accident last summer, have established a scholarship in his honor. Students at BHS, CHS, and THS are welcome to apply. The deadline is April 1st to your school’s counseling office. As essay is required. Preference will be given to students who plan to pursue a technical degree, but it is not required. In guidance office or print here April 01, 2015

Indiana Oil and Gas Association - Varies The Indiana Oil & Gas Association has scholarship funds available to students entering college next Fall The amount & number of scholarships depends on the applicants & available funds. The requirements for the scholarships are: Be a graduating senior or currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Have a financial need determined by the scholarship committee. Plan to pursue a career in the oil and gas industry. Be attending college in the fall of 2015. Be a resident of Indiana and attending an accredited college. Be pursuing a bacheJor's degree, with preference given for Earth Sciences, Petroleum Engineering. Chemical Engineering or Geology majors. Submit a short essay which describes the applicant's interest in the oil and gas industry and which career path the applicant is planning to pursue. April 01, 2015

Chandler Kiwanis Memorial Scholarship - unspecified Applicants must be residents of the Chandler Elementary School district who are graduating from either CHS or Boonville High School. They should have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and be involved in community service and/or athletics. In guidance office. April 03, 2015

Smiles for Steph - $1,000 Applicants for this award must be high school seniors enrolled in Castle High School. Evaluation of applicants will be based on financial need, academic achievement, community service, school involvement, and future aspirations. Evaluation will be done by a panel created by the Smiles for Steph organization members. The winning applicant will be notified at awards night at Castle High School. April 10, 2015

WCTA Partner's Scholarship - $750 WCTA Partner's Scholarship is open to any senior who plans to enter into any form of helping profession. Guidance office or print here: April 10, 2015

Legal Secretaries of Southwestern Indiana, Inc. Mary Alice Rapp Scholarship - $1,000 A One Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) combined Scholarship will be awarded by Legal Secretaries of Southwestern Indiana and the John L. Sanders Memorial Evansville Bar Foundation to a senior planning a career in the legal field. The postmark deadline is April 10, 2015. In the guidance office or print here: April 10, 2015

Greater Evansville United States Bowling Congress Association Scholarship - up to $1,000 Scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who has been a member of the GEUSBCA for 2 of the last 4 years or who has a parent who has been a member of the GEUSBCA for 2 of the last 4 years. Scholarship will be awarded based on academics, leadership, and community involvement. On file in the guidance office. April 15, 2015

Evansville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. - minimum of $1,000 Kappa Alpha Psi, Evansville Alumni Chapter is offering a scholarship(s) for High School Seniors in the Evansville, IN area. It is a cash scholarship, minimum of $1,000. Participation will be the deciding factor on the cash value awarded (Minimum $1,000) and the number of scholarships they will award. In guidance office or print one at April 15, 2015

Evansville Home Economists - $250 per year Each year the Evansville Home Economists presents scholarships to outstanding senior students from area high schools that plan a career in the field of Home Economics/Family and Consumer Science. This year we plan to award two scholarships, one to a student pursuing a four-year bachelor's degree, and one to a student pursuing a two-year associate degree. Each award recipient will receive $250 per year, for a total of $1000 for the four-year program, and $500 for the two-year program, providing the student continues his/her study in the field of Horne Economics/Family and Consumer Science and maintains a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above. In the guidance office or print here: April 15, 2015

Kiwanis Club of Historic Newburgh College Scholarship - 1- $1,000 and 1- $1,500 This application is for two scholarships awarded to Castle High School graduating seniors for the school year 2014—2015. $1000.00 Historic Newburgh Kiwanis Scholarship awarded for improved academic/overall achievement. $1500.00 Dennis Patton, Sr. Memorial Scholarship for outstanding dedication to civic and community service. (The information furnished is confidential and will be shared only with the Kiwanis Club of Historic Newburgh scholarship committee). In the guidance office or you may print here: April 15, 2015

Alpha Delta Kappa - Unspecified amount. Alpha Delta Kappa is a women educator's international sorority. Indiana Alpha Omicron has established an award to aid in furthering the education of young people who are planning careers in teaching. Applicants for this award must be high school seniors enrolled in the Warrick County School Corp. Evaluation of applicants will be based on scholastic ability, test scores, citizenship, character, and promise of achievement. This award will be issued for a period of one year and payable to the college or university of the recipient's choice. The chosen school must be accredited and suitable to the student's major field of study. In the guidance office or print here: April 15, 2015

Krista Lutterman Hurt Scholarship - $1,000 Applicants must be Castle student/athletes who demonstrate the qualities of athletic achievement, academic excellence, leadership, service, and commitment to their school and community. Applicants must be in the 25% of their class, a member of a CHS varsity athletic team, attending an accredited institution, and be involved in school and community activities. In guidance office April 17, 2015

Justin Yates Memorial Peer Tutor Scholarship - unspecified This scholarship is open to any senior male or female student who has completed at least one year of peer tutoring with the Life Skills class at Castle High School. Applicants should have a 2.5 or higher GPA and be planning to attend a four-year, accredited institution to earn a degree in one of the following fields: special education, speech and language pathology, physical therapy, or occupational therapy. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens on the date of application. In guidance office. April 30, 2015

2015 LEAGUE Foundation LGBT Scholarship Program - unspecified We are pleased to announce the 2015 LEAGUE Foundation LGBT Scholarship Program is now open for high school senior students. Awards will be dispersed in the summer of 2015. Full applicant qualifications are detailed online here. Currently the LEAGUE Foundation has 3 awards for consideration and each student application is automatically reviewed for each. The Laurel Hester Memorial Scholarship (1 award annually), The Matthew Shepard Memorial Scholarship (1 award annually), The LEAGUE Foundation Scholarship (typically 5 awards annually). Questions regarding the application process can be directed to the LEAGUE Foundation email at: or please visit our website at For more information about the LEAGUE Foundation we welcome you to watch our video: online at April 30, 2015

Kyle L. Parker Memorial Golf Scramble - $4,000 Applicants must reside in Vanderburgh, Posey, Warrick, Gibson, or Henderson County; be graduating high school and planning to attend college in the fall of 2015; be able to demonstrate and provide documentation of a commitment to community service; and have at least one parent or guardian who is deceased. See file in guidance office. May 01, 2015

Balanced Man Scholarships - Up to $500 Are you a strong student, gifted leader, and dedicated to helping improve your community? Apply now to be eligible for 1 of 6 Balanced Man Scholarships of up to $500 sponsored by the Indiana Beta Chapter of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity at Indiana University. Requirements: Must be a male on track to graduate high school in the spring of 2015, must be attending Indiana University- Bloomington in Fall of 2015 (full-time). Scholarship Criteria: Scholastic achievement, extracurricular activities, community service, athletic involvement. Online: May 01, 2015

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship - $1,000 This scholarship will be awarded to a student interested in pursuing a fashion degree at a postsecondary institution. June 01, 2015

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship - $1,000 This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited postsecondary institution. June 01, 2015

Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship - $1,000 Write a 400-500 word essay describing how the lessons you have learned through playing sports have positively impacted you as you pursue your college education. June 01, 2015

2015 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship - $1,000 Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its inaugural 2015 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates: A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics, A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30. We ask interested students to visit the following website and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form. Application at: June 30, 2015

Athletic Sports Scholarship Essay Contest - $1,000 Current or former student-athletes are eligible to apply, even if they do not plan to play sports in college. Students will be asked to write an essay about a time you were the leader in an important moment on the field or in your community. Describe what you did and what you learned from that experience. The essay needs to be written in 1,000 words or less. July 01, 2015

Minority Teacher Scholarship Program - Unspecified An individual is eligible for this Scholarship, if the individual: a minority student (defined as Black or Hispanic); admitted or already attends an eligible Indiana institution as a full-time student; 3.intends to pursue or is pursuing a course of study that would enable the student, upon graduation, to teach in an accredited school in Indiana; 4.agrees in writing to apply for a teaching position in an accredited school in Indiana following that student's certification as a teacher and, if hired, to teach for at least three years; and 5.meets other minimum criteria established by the Commission for Higher Education You can visit the Indiana Commission for Higher Educations's website for more information and to apply. Apply online at: September 04, 2015