Castle High School Local Scholarships

Newburgh Girls Softball Scholarship - $500 Applicants must be females who are graduating seniors who have been involved with Newburgh Girls Softball for at least four years. Involvement may include players, umpires, coaches, and volunteers. In guidance office. February 25, 2015

Jay Lampton Memorial Scholarship - Graduating seniors of any high school served by the Community Foundation Alliance with a 2.0 cumulative GPA and who have been enrolled in technology courses during high school are eligible. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be planning to pursue post-secondary education at the Lincoln College of Technology or another institution of higher education seeking a degree in auto mechanics. February 27, 2015

John Leon Susott and Kathryn Campbell Susott Memorial Scholarship - $750 Graduating high school seniors residing in the Elberfeld, Indiana area. Applicants must plant to attend an Indiana public college or university and demonstrate an aptitude in music or art. February 27, 2015

Raymond Fletcher McIntyre Scholarship - $600 Graduating seniors of any Warrick County high school with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA planning to pursue a degree in automotive technology at any accredited technical or vocational school, college or university. February 27, 2015

Rob Graper Memorial Scholarship - $2,500 Graduating seniors of Castle High School with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. February 27, 2015

Sarah Frizzell Memorial Scholarship - $2,000 Graduating seniors who live in Warrick County and are pursuing post-secondary education. Applicants must be current members in good standing of 4-H. February 27, 2015

Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Association Scholarship - $2,000 Graduating seniors or graduates of any high school located in Gibson, Posey, Vanderburgh, or Warrick counties who are planning full-time enrollment at an accredited college or university as an incoming freshman, sophomore or junior. Applicants must have a minium 2.65 cumulative GPA and be planning to major in horticulture, botany, or landscape architecture. Past recipients of the scholarship may reapply; however, renewal awards are not guaranteed. February 27, 2015

Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest - $200 - $500 Only 5 essays from Castle High School may be submitted. Students must write an essay of 450 words or fewer based on this MLK quote: "If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward." February 28, 2015

Americanism Essay Contest - $50 Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to participate. Contestants should write an essay of 450-500 words about the topic, "What Does Freedom Mean to My Family?" on file in guidance office February 28, 2015

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship - $1,000 This scholarship is for seniors who will be majoring in education. Although Delta Kappa Gamma is an honorary society of women educators, our scholarship has often been awarded to young men, as well as women, who are planning to major in education. March 01, 2015

Indiana State Teachers' Association Scholarships - $1,000 A variety of opportunities are available for people planning to pursue careers in education and / or who are dependents of ISTA members. March 01, 2015

IASP High School Scholarship - To be considered for this scholarship the candidate must: • Be accepted by a college for enrollment • Be interested in pursuing a career in the field of psychology • Be in good academic standing March 01, 2015

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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