Castle High School Local Scholarships

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship - $7,500 / year (four years) PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS Must be an Indiana resident Must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen Must be a current high school senior or college student in Indiana Must have graduated or will graduate from an Indiana accredited high school or non-accredited nonpublic high school Must be able to utilize the scholarship for at least two full academic years (effective for Fall 2017-2018 applicants) Must rank in the top 20% of high school graduating class or have a top 20% ACT or SAT score Must currently attend or plan to attend an eligible Indiana institution as a full-time student In some cases, degree-seeking students may use the scholarship during the summer while enrolled part-time. Refer to the specific guidelines for using the scholarship during summer terms. Must pursue or intend to pursue a course of study that would enable the student to teach at eligible Indiana school after college graduation Must obtain a license to teach in Indiana and serve as a teacher in an eligible Indiana school for five consecutive years after college graduation Must maintain a 3.0/4.0 GPA, complete 30 credit hours per year or their equivalent and meet all other requirements established by their program to renew the scholarship Must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Must not be in overpayment or default on a federal student loan or grant Must complete the service requirement or have all funds provided converted to a loan that must be repaid **Priority will be given to students graduating high school although current college students are eligible to apply. http://in.gov/che/4680.htm November 30, 2017

Kappa Kappa Kappa Scholarship - $1,000 To apply for this scholarship, Applicants must: 1. Be a U.S. citizen and a resident of Indiana (male or female) currently attending an Evansville area high school and planning to pursue post-secondary education. 2. Obtain an official transcript from your high school and include it in your packet. 3. Write a staement containing a strong idea of goals and future plans (350 words or fewer). Please include information about all scholarships currently received and a financial need statement. 4. Obtain 2 letters of recommendation: one school-related and one non school-related (no relatives). 5. Include a sheet listing volunteer and extracurricular activities at school, church or community. Be sure to include honors, awards, offices held and employment experience. Include years of service where pertinent. http://www.warrickschools.com/schools/castle/guidance/scholarship/2018/2017TriKappa.pdf December 15, 2017

Newburgh Girls Softball Scholarship Program - $500 Eligibility Requirements 1. Applicant must be a female graduating senior and have been involved with Newburgh Girls Softball for at least four years. Involvement may include players, umpires, coaches and volunteers. 2. Applicant must include a summary of her extra curricular activities and honors. 3. Applicants must complete a 250-500 word essay on lessons she learned through her involvement with Newburgh Girls Softball and how those lessons will help her in the future. 4. Applicant must include a letter of recommendation from one of the following: a. High School Teacher or Counselor b. High School Coach c. Current or Former NGS Coach d. Current or Former NGS Board Member 5. Applicant must include a copy of her high school transcript. Evaluation Criteria 1. Number of years involved with NGS 2. Other extra-curricular activities and honors 3. Essay 4. Letter of Recommendation 5. High School GPA, Class Rank, and Test scores http://www.warrickschools.com/schools/castle/guidance/scholarship/2018/NGS2018.pdf February 26, 2018