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2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
I.U.O.E. Local No. 841 Apprenticeship and Training Program: To be eligible for Apprenticeship, the following basic requirements must be met: a) at least 18 years of age; b) physically able to perform the work of the trade; c) have the reading, understanding, writing and communicating ability as would enable the applicant to perform the tasks of an Apprentice in a safe manner and comprehend the subject matter taught in related instructions; d) completion of high school or GED equivalency certificate; e) possess a current driver's license; and f) be eligible to work in the US.
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE PICKED UP IN PERSON at the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 841, 6801 S US Hwy 41, Terre Haute 47802 or International Union of Operating Engineers Local 841, 1602 Main Street, Vincennes, IN 47591 or International Union of Operating Engineers Local 841, 616 S Oakwood St, Oakwood, IL 61858 between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Applications will be accepted between Monday, January 4, 2016 through Friday, January 29, 2016.
2016 Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation Scholarships: Applicants should be male, confirmed members of a Lutheran congregations, and starting college in the Fall 2015 semester in order to receive the award. Electronic copies can be downloaded at http: //scholarships.betsigmapsi.org/
Christian Leadership Award Purdue Alumni Chapter: $1,500 towards tuition and fees
Christian Leadership Award Indiana University Alumin Chapter: $1,500 towards tuition and fees
Martin Luther Scholarship: $2,000 towards tution and fees
2016 Lilly Community Endowment Scholarship: The Lilly endowment Community Scholarship program offers four-year, full-tuition scholarship to a Greene County student who intends to work twoard a baccalaureate degree at any accredited public or private college or university in Indiana. The scholarship also provides $900 per year for required books and equipment.
Application will require the following information:
Each local award taps into the powerful network of NCWIT Alliance members: teams from academia, non-profit organizations, startups, and corporations come together to build a community of support for young women interested in computing.
Applications for the 2016 Award for Aspirations in Computing are open from September 1 to October 26, 2015 (8:00 p.m. EDT).
Any U.S. high school woman in grades 9 through 12 is eligible to apply, if she also meets both of the following criteria:
Aspirations Award recipients are chosen for their outstanding aptitude and interest in computing, proven leadership ability, academic performance, and plans for post‑secondary education.
Each Affiliate Award winner receives recognition at an award event, an engraved award for both her and her school, scholarship and internship opportunities, access to a peer network of technical young women in the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Community (sponsored by Bloomberg), and various other prizes — computing resources, gadgets, sponsor swag, and more.
Additionally, each National Award winner receives $500 in cash from NCWIT. Bank of America also presents National Award winners with a laptop computer, a trip to attend the Bank of America Technology Showcase and Awards Ceremony in Charlotte, North Carolina on March 5, 2016, and networking opportunities with Bank of America employees.
To apply, high school women must first register online. Click here to begin registration.
You may preview the application in English or in Spanish before you get started. You may also want to review the application how-to guide. Parents can review the approval how-to guide as well. For frequently asked questions about applying, approvals, and endorsements, please visit our FAQ page.
Bank of America requires paperwork, including a notarized travel waiver and tax ID information. Failure by National awardees and/or her parent(s) or guardian(s) to return required paperwork, book travel in the allotted time or attend the Bank of America showcase and ceremony may result in forfeiture of all awards hereunder.
NCWIT may require additional hard-copy, notarized paperwork, at its discretion.
To the extent required by law, Bank of America will report the value of the gift/reward/travel expenses to the IRS on Form 1099.
Any prize that is classified as taxable income must be reported to the IRS. Taxes, where applicable, are the responsibility of the award winner.
Immediate Family (including spouses, siblings, children, grandchildren and persons residing in the same household) of employees, extended staff, contractors or board members of NCWIT are prohibited from receiving the award.
Horatio Alger Scholarship: To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger National Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Appy by October 25, 2015 at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/
Kenneth J. "KJ" Green Health Professions Scholarship: The Kenneth J. "KJ" Green Health Professions Scholarship recognizes a graduating senior at Bloomfield High School in Bloomfield, Indiana, who is interested in pursuing an education and career in a health profession. This scholarship is to be awarded annually in the amount of $1,000 to a single applicant as a non-renewable, one-time gift. To aply visit the following website: http://kjgreen.com/scholarship.html
LinkedIn Scholarship: They are giving away $100,000---$10,000 Grand Prize and 10 $5,000 1st prizes. Here's how to win: 1) Get started with your decision board; 2) Add a university or field of study; 3) Share your board with a friend or family member. For more information, check out the official rules at: http://linkedin.promo.eprize.com/scholarship/public/fulfillment/rules.pdf. Just be sure to enter by November 7, 2015.
The Networks Scholarship through ISU's Scott College of Business: Full In-State Tuition for 4 years valued at $33,000; $3,000 Professional Development Account; and Laptop Computer. Selection Criteria: Individuals planning on majoring in business at ISU are eligible for this scholarship. Student must meet 2 of 3 of the following academic requirements: Rank in the top 15% of their senior class; Have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale; and/or 1070 SAT (CR/MATH) or 23 ACT (Composite). Students must apply by December 1, 2014. Apply to ISU at www.indstate.edu/apply.
Rex Buntain Tribune Star Scholarship: Eligibility requires that: 1) You intend to pursue a career in journalism, preferably print or online journalism; 2) Your high school resume and transcript demonstrae an aptitude for success in journalism; and 3) You are a resident of Clay, Greene, Parke, Sullivan, Vermillion, or Vigo c County in Indiana, or Clark, Crawford, or Edgar County in Illinois.
James F. Jackson Scholarship: Eligibility requires that: 1) You are a resident of Vigo, Sullivan, Knox or Greene County, Indiana or of Crawford County, Illinois; 2) Preference given to students demonstrating excellence in the areas of math and science; 3) You are well-read in the area of non-fiction books/publications.
More information can be obtained by calling the Wabash Valley Community Foundation or by visiting their website, www.wvcf.com. You can complete the application at www.wvcf.com. All applications are due no later than November 17, 2015 at 12:00-Noon.
Wabash Valley Mechanical Contractors Association: WVMCA announces schlolarship opportunities for students entering a four-year college with an interest in mechanical construction or engineering. WVMCA will offer three (3) - $1,000 scholarships through the Wabash Valley Community Foundation. Beginning October 1, 2014, the application, which is part of the Community Foundation's unified application may be found online at www.wvcf.com. Application deadline is November 15, 2015.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships: http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp5052-jack-kent-cooke-foundation-invites-applications-for-undergraduate-scholarships
The Christian Connector provides a FREE Christian college information service as well as a $2,500 Christian college scholarship drawing. Students can simply log into www.ChristianConnector.com to request information and automatically be entered in the $2,500 scholarship drawing. The FREE web resource allows students to search for the different types of scholarships that are of interest.
VU Scholarships: Application deadline is January 15, 2016. Application is available online at www.vinu.edu/scholarships . Honors diploma and Technical Honors diploma graduates automatically receive $1,250/year award; however the scholarship application must be submitted by the deadline to receive this award.
ISU Scholarships: http://www.indstate.edu/scholarships/
IU Achievement Scholarships: For more information about scholarships at IU, visit www.scholarships.indiana.edu.
Ivy Tech Scholarships: Go to the following link for all campuses: http://www.ivytech.edu/financial-aid/scholarships.html .
Nursing Scholarship Fund: Based on a student's financial need, nursing scholarships up to $5,000 per year are available for full- or part-time enrolled nursing students. To receive the award, an applicant must agree to work as a nurse in Indiana for two years after graduation. Applications are available from the Learn More Indiana Helpline (1-800-992-2076).
Minority Teacher/Special Education Services Scholarship: This scholarship is available to minority students studying to become Indiana teachers or students seeking a special education, occupational therapy or physical therapy certification. An application is required and is available from the Learn More Helpline (1-800-992-2076).
Indiana National Guard Supplemental Grant: A grant that provides up to 100% of certain tuition costs will be provided by the state of Indiana for eligible members of the Indiana Air and Army National Guard who attend Ball State University, Indiana State University, Indiana University, Purdue University, Ivy Tech Community College, University of Southern Indiana or Vincennes University. The student must be certified by the Indiana National Guard and can begin the process at the unit command level, and must also file the FAFSA yearly by the March 10 deadline, and not have used four years of SSACI aid or exceeded the ten year eligibility time frame.
Child of Certain Veterans and Public Safety Officers Supplemental Grant Program: This program provides tuition and fee assistance at public colleges for eligible children of disabled Indiana veterans and eligible children and spouses of certain Indiana public safety officers and Indiana National Guard members killed in the line of duty. As a supplement to other state financial aid, the grant pays 100% of tuition and fees. It does not cover room and board. An application is required and is available from the Learn More Helpline (1-800-992-2076).
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