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SCHOLARSHIPS!       money
 
These scholarships are available in the Guidance Office. If there is not a deadline date listed and the scholarship is typed in pale gray, we have not received info for that scholarship yet this year.  Once we get the application, a deadline date will be added and the name of the scholarship will be typed in black.

Useful sites to check out when looking for scholarships:
 
Scholarships  
Horatio Alger Scholarship
 
minimum gpa of 2.0
Family financial need
Community Service
 
 
DEADLINE:  October 25, 2018

 

 

 

 

Kiwanis Student of the Month

 

*****FOR JUNIORS*****

 DEADLINE:

 

 

 

The Leslie Obush Martin Scholarship for Seniors at Homer-Center High School

For ANY senior planning to further their education.  This includes students planning to attend trade schools, community colleges, and universities.

DEADLINE:  April 1, 2019

 

 

 

 AES Engineering Scholarship

500-1000 word essay

DEADLINE:

 

 

 

Wendy's High School Heisman

wendysheisman.com

must have a 3.0 or better GPA

DEADLINE:  October 17, 2018

 

 

 
Clearview Credit Union Ralph B. Canterbury Scholarship
 
Must be a member in good standing of the Clearview Credit Union.
 
clearviewfcu.org
 
DEADLINE:  March 31, 2019




 
 

 
 ICTC Heidi Allison Character Award
 
Must be a senior at ICTC
 
 DEADLINE:  May 1, 2019
 


 


 
PenSPRA Scholarship
 
For seniors planning to major in communications or public relations
 
 
 
 DEADLINE:
 
 


 
 
PAEOP Business Scholarship
(Hermine Solt Scholarship)
 
For seniors planning to major in business related fields.
 
 
 DEADLINE:  March 15, 2019
 





Alert Lodge #936 Oddfellows

Two $1000 scholarships are offered

DEADLINE:  April 1, 2019





The Pennsylvania School Counselors Association Scholarship

 http://www.psca-web.org/aws/PSCA/asset_manager/get_
file/94256/2015_student_scholarship_app.final.pdf


DEADLINE:






Indiana County Fire Chiefs Association Scholarship

https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/45590-Community-Foundation-For-The-Alleghenies

For seniors that provide service through one's community.  Special consideration given to those that provide service directly through their local fire company.
DEADLINE: March 17, 2019





UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

For seniors that are planning to pursue a career in the healthcare field.  Special consideration for those going into Home Healthcare.

 
DEADLINE:  July 31, 2019






 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship
 
Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA
Must Demonstrate commitment to community service
Must demonstrate financial need
 
 
DEADLINE:  December 7, 2018
 


VFW - Voice of Democracy
 
**For students in grades 9-12**
DEADLINE:  October 31, 2018
 
 





Mountie Award and Scholarship
 
For senior Homer-Center football players that participated in HC football their junior and senior years.
 
Must be an average or above average student.
 
 DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019





Indiana County Manufacturing Consortium

For students planning to pursue a degree or certificate at a technical school, community college, or university in a manufacturing-related field such as welding, machining, industrial engineering.

DEADLINE:








 
The Graham Sefton Baskin and Anna Mae Sweeney Baskin Foundation Scholarship
 
For students planning to pursue a degree in nursing or PE.
 DEADLINE:  March 8, 2019
 
 
 
 

Raymond Gordon Memorial Scholarship
 
Must be adopted or in foster care.
Must have a 2.0 or higher GPA
DEADLINE: 



 
PSECU
 
Must have a PSECU account.
 
 DEADLINE:  February 28, 2019
 
 
 

 
 
 
Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship
 
HelpStopHunger.org
 
For students that are working to end hunger in their communities
 
DEADLINE:
 
 



 
 
 
Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
 
 
DEADLINE:  April 30, 2019
 

 
 
 PACB Foundation Scholarship
 
Parent must work at one of the participating banks.
 
 DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
Ruth M. Tinker Scholarship
 
One scholarship given to a student planning to attend Grove City College, and one given to a student that is attending any college of his/her choice.
 DEADLINE:  December 14, 2018
 
 
 
 
Camp Cadet Scholarship
 
For any senior that graduated from the Indiana County Camp Cadet Program
 
 DEADLINE:  April 26, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Homer-Center Education Association Scholarship
 
For students planning to pursue a career in education.
Must have a 3.0 GPA or better
 
 DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PRFSD Scholarship
 
For students planning to attend a school of higher education to pursue a degree in a food service related field.
 
Must have a 3.0 GPA or better
 

 DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

US Bowling Congress of Indiana
 
* Must be a member or related to a member of the Indiana Area USBC Association
 DEADLINE:  May 1, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
Words to Be Heard
 
 
 
 DEADLINE:April 26, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 

National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship

Must hold a current NWTF membership.

3.0 or higher GPA

DEADLINE:  January 1, 2019

 

 

 

College Raptor Scholarship

www.collegeraptor.com/2500scholarship

 DEADLINE:

 

 

 

Professional Athletes Foundation Scholarship

2.0 or higher GPA

Participated at a varsity level in athletics for at least one year

Has NOT accepted any scholarship funds or grants to participate in college athletics

Nominated by a high school coach

 DEADLINE:

 

 

 

 Dr. Michelle Williams Memorial Scholarship

 

This is for any senior planning to attend IUP.  Special consideration will go to a student planning to major in the field of education.

 DEADLINE:  February 22, 2019

 

 

 

 

FOE # 1468 Scholarship Essay Competition

Any senior that is a resident of Indiana County

 

 DEADLINE:  June 1, 2019

 

 

 

 

 Evergreen Garden Club Scholarship
 
This is for any senior planning to major in one of  the following fields of study:
Agriculture, Biology, Civic Planning, Environmental or environmental health studies, Land Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Plant Pathology, Water Conservation, Agronomy, Botany, Earth Sciences, Forestry, Horticulture, Land Management, Landscape Design, Turf Grass Management.
 
DEADLINE:  May 24, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
Janessa Fleming Memorial Fund Scholarship
 
This is for seniors planning to have a career in deaf education or research, or a deaf or hard of hearing student that plans to go to a post-secondary school.
 
 DEADLINE:  March 22, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Women of the Moose
 
This is for any senior with a relative that is a member of the Moose.
 

 DEADLINE:  April 5, 2019
 
 
 
 


 
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
 
Must have a 3.5 or higher GPA
Must have an SAT score of 1200+ or ACT of 26+
Demonstrate financial need
 
 DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Jonathan Rado Memorial Scholarship
 
This is for any senior planning to attend a post secondary institution. 
Must have a 2.5 GPA or better.

 DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Homer-Center Alumni Scholarship
 
For any senior planning to further their education

 DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
Indiana Business & Professional Women's Club
 
Open to all seniors from an Indiana County High School planning to attend a college, university, trade or vocational school in the fall.
 
DEADLINE: March 18, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 Knights of Columbus Scholarship
 
Must be Catholic.
 
Must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher.
 
Must be a child or grandchild of a member in good standing of the Father McNelis Council.

 DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation Scholarship
 
Must be planning to pursue a degree in the health care field.  Must have a 3.0 GPA or better.
 
DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DEADLINE:



Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship

Must be a female majoring in education.
DEADLINE:  April 7, 2019


 
CNB Bank Scholarship

Seniors planning to obtain a business-related degree.

https://www.cnbbank.bank/who-we-are/community-involvement/scholarship-program
DEADLINE:



Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm

500 Scholarships available ranging from $4000 to $50,000.  It is open to any Senior.  You do not have to have any family affiliation with the Elks.
DEADLINE:






Homer-Center Lady Wildcats Athletic Association Scholarship

This is for any female senior athlete who has participated in basketball, softball, volleyball, or indoor track while attending Homer-Center.
DEADLINE:  March 22, 2019




  Homer City Area Business Association Scholarship

For seniors planning to major in a business related field.
DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
American Legion Post 493
 
Filling out this one application offers the opportunity to receive a scholarship from the American Legion, the Ladies Auxiliary, The Sons of the American Legion, and the Lisle R. Davis Memorial Scholarship. 
 
 DEADLINE:  March 14, 2019

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 VFW Post 1989 Scholarship
 
For any senior in Indiana County.  Giving 3 scholarships of $3000 each.

 DEADLINE:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kai Paul Hrabovsky Memorial Scholarship
 
Must participate in at least one school sport.
Must be a member in good standing in the National Honor Society.
 DEADLINE:  March 29, 2019
 



 FOE 1468 Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship
 
For Members' Children & Grandchildren
DEADLINE:
 

 

B. Davis Scholarship

For Juniors & Seniors

http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

DEADLINE:  May 24, 2019
 



Student View Scholarship Program

www.student-view.com

One $4000 scholarship
Two $1000 scholarships
Ten $500 scholarships
DEADLINE:
 

 


 

Pennsylvania Society Scholarship
(Maguire Foundation)

Minimum 3.0 GPA
Financial Need
Community Service
DEADLINE:
 



 
 
Isabelle Christenson Memorial Scholarship

Must be an organ transplant candidate, recipient, donor family member, living immediate family member of a transplant candidate or recipient.

http://www.izziesgifts.org/
DEADLINE:

 
 
G.H. Miller & Jeanne Wolford McKelvey, Esq. Scholarship
(1st Summit Bank)

Must be a HS graduate of Cambria, Somerset, Indiana, Blair, or Westmoreland counties.

DEADLINE:

 

 
 
Jack E. Loughner Memorial Scholarship (Homer-Center Historical Society)

For any senior that is planning to attend a post-secondary school.
DEADLINE:  March 1, 2019
 
 
 
 
 Dennis M. Buggey Memorial Scholarship

Must have a relative that is a member of The Club Savoy
DEADLINE:  March 22, 2019
 



 
PA American Legion Scholarships

http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/

Several scholarships available on this website.  Some for students in 9-12 grades.
DEADLINE:
 





 Indiana Garden Club

www.indianagardenclub.org

For seniors that are planning to major in ecology, horticulture, landscape design, landscape architecture, conservation, botany, forestry, agriculture or earth science.
DEADLINE:
 





PA Moose Association Scholarship

Father, Mother, Stepparent, or grandparent must be a member of the Moose in good standing. 
 
DEADLINE:  January 15, 2019
 
 
 
 Kuzneski Family Scholarship

Must have a 3.0 or better GPA.
Must be attending IUP as a Fine Arts Major.
DEADLINE:  April 1, 2019
 



NAACP Shirley Sadler-Reeder Memorial Scholarship

Current membership with the Indiana County PA NAACP is preferred but not required.
Must have a GPA of 2.20 or better.
DEADLINE:
 


 

First Commonwealth Bank Scholarship

Must have a 3.0 GPA or better.

http://www.fcbanking.com/scholarship
 
DEADLINE:  March 1, 2019
 



 American Association of Drilling Engineers Appalachian Chapter

Must meet the following criteria to apply:
1.  3.5 or better GPA
2.  Minimum of 1600 on SAT or 25 on ACT
3.  enrolled in an accredited college in PA, OH, or WV
4.  Citizen of the USA

http://www.aade.org/chapters/appalachian-basin/

DEADLINE:
 





 
 Mindtap Scholarship

www.cengage.com/mindtap/slice

$2500 scholarship
DEADLINE:
 




Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship

For seniors planning to pursue a degree in business.

http://www.onlinembareport.com/
DEADLINE:
 


 

Three Rivers Desk and Derrick Club Scholarship

Seniors planning to pursue a degree in energy-related programs at a Western PA College or University or Trade/Vocational Degree Program.

https://sites.google.com/site/threeriversdeskderrick
DEADLINE:
 




Caressa Kovalcik Memorial Scholarship

Must be adopted or his/her parent was adopted or in/was in foster care or raised by grandparents.
Demonstrate financial need.
Student participates in community service.
Student has a minimum of a 2.5 GPA.
 
DEADLINE:  March 31, 2019
 






The Bernie Matthews Opportunity Foundation
 
2.5 or higher GPA
Demonstrate Financial Need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income)
involved in extra-curricular activities & community service
 
Deadline:  April 1, 2019
 





 
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship

http://www.animationcareerreview.com/

For students interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.
DEADLINE:
 



 
Kids' Chance of PA Scholarship

https://apply.kidschanceofpa.org/

DEADLINE:
 

 
 
Dell Scholarship

https://www.dellscholars.org/scholarship/how-to-apply/
DEADLINE:
 



 
Thomas W. O'Brien Memorial Scholarship

For students enrolled at ICTC and planning to go to a post-secondary institution majoring in a career & technical field.
DEADLINE:  April 26, 2019
 



 
 
William T. "Doc" Lucas Memorial Scholarship

Any senior is eligible for this scholarship.
DEADLINE:  March 22, 2019
 


 
 

Nurture for Nature Scholarship

https://petazi.com/scholarship

DEADLINE:
 



Great Clips Scholarship

greatclipscareers.com/scholarships

For students planning to become a cosmetologist
DEADLINE:




Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
 
 
DEADLINE:
 
 


 CNB  Bank Scholarship
 
For seniors planning to get a business-related degree
 
DEADLINE:  March 17, 2019
 
 



 
Groth & Associates Attorneys at Law Scholarship

Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher

http://www.grothlaw.com/scholarship/

DEADLINE:
 


 
Kamona Scholarship
 
Must be planning to major in a health related field.
Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher.
 
 
DEADLINE:  March 29, 2019
 


 
Berkshire Hathaway Trade School & College Scholarship
 
 
$1000 per year for up to 4 years
3 Scholarships will be given out
Must have a 2.5 GPA or better
 
DEADLINE:  March 1, 2019
 
Pennsylvania JCI Senate Scholarship Program
 
 
DEADLINE:  January 11, 2019
 
 Diana Lynn Holben Scholarship
 
$2500
2.0 or higher GPA
 
Deadline:  March 29, 2019