Castle High School Local Scholarships

Tri Kappa Scholarship - $1,000 Applicants must 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. December 15, 2016

AXA Foundation Achievement Scholarship - Applicants to the AXA Achievementsm Scholarship must: Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 united states, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2017-2018 academic year Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities Because reducing risk is woven into the fabric of our company, special consideration is given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency preparedness December 15, 2016

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award - NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior who owns and operates his/her own small business. Additionally, the student must enter their freshman year at an accredited two- or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute during the Fall 2017. Children of NFIB members are eligible to win awards. December 18, 2016

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Art, Writing, & Multimedia High School Contest - Dr. King said, "Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal." Through art, writing, or multimedia, use this quote as inspiration to show how your generation can create a bridge to peace for the future. 1.) The contest is open to all Indiana high school students in grades 9-12. 2.) Students are asked to submit either an art, writing, or multimedia entry that addresses the contest theme listed above. 3.) All entries must be accompanied by the official entry form and received by Friday, December 23, 2016. 4.) All entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges selected by the sponsoring organizations. Judges decisions are final. 5.) Entries will be judged on the basis of originality, creativity, and content. 6.) All entries will be judged anonymously. Please print your name on BACK of your submission. December 23, 2016

Next Generation Teacher Scholarship - The Next Generation Teacher Scholarship was created to help the next generation of Hoosier teachers pay for college. The State of Indiana will provide 200 scholarships each year to high-achieving high school and college students interested in pursuing a career in education. The scholarship pays $7,500 per year for up to four years to students who commit to teaching in Indiana after graduation. December 31, 2016

Healthcare Leaders Scholarship - $1,000 is seeking applications for the Healthcare Leaders Scholarship. To be eligible for the $1000 award, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above, be pursuing a degree related to healthcare, and submit a 600-1000 word essay by January 29th. Scholarship is offered once a year and award is paid directly to the student. January 29, 2017

Right to Life of Southwest Indiana Oratory Scholarship - Student must be a junior or senior in high school. Contestants are to research, write, and present an original pro-life speech. This year's theme is "Every Life has Value." The following specific issues can be addressed: abortion, euthanasia, infanticide, or stem cell research. The speech is to be 5-7 minutes in length. Props are not allowed. February 16, 2017

Right to Life of Southwest Indiana Art Contest - All students enrolled in grades 9-12 are permitted to enter. Any 2-dimensional work is acceptable. Work must be mounted to a 20 x 30 poster board. This year's theme is "Every Life has Value." Work can be approached from the angle of Abortion, Euthanasia, Infanticide or Stem Cell Research. February 16, 2017

Warrick County Community Foundation Scholarships - varies There are a variety of opportunities available via the Warrick Community Foundation. Visit their web site to view all available scholarships and to apply. February 24, 2017

Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship - $1,000 Applicant must be high school student. Applicant must write an article of 600-1000 words on the topic “Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?" February 28, 2017

Logan's Promise Scholarship - $1,000 The students eligible for Scholarship must be a graduating full-time high school senior who attend Vanderburgh County, Warrick County, Posey County or Gibson County schools in the State of Indiana or Henderson County in the State of Kentucky. Applicants must be planning to enter an accredited college or university no later than the fall following graduation. Applicants must have a strong commitment to not “drinking & driving” and knowledge of Logan’s Promise; involvement in the community, active volunteer and/or charity work; demonstrate academic achievement with a minimum grade point average of 3.0; at least 3 references; gross income per family is preferred; must be able to interview and a United States citizen. Applicants must fill out an application and complete an essay on Logan’s Promise and how it influences your choices in life. Applicants are expected to complete 15 hours minimum of Logan’s Promise volunteer time and attend one of the counties specified. Scholarship March 19, 2017

ADA & Title VI Coordinators' Association - $500 Indiana ADA & Title VI Coordinators’ Association is looking for a new logo. This contest is open to ALL High School Seniors in Indiana. Above is our current logo if you have a talent for Art and acronyms then this contest is for you! April 10, 2017

Kyle L. Parker Memorial Scholarship - $4,000 • Reside in Vanderburgh, Posey, Warrick, Gibson, or Henderson County • Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017 • Demonstrate a commitment to community service and provide documentation of the service • At least one parent or legal guardian must be deceased - evidence may be requested April 10, 2017