Scholarships for Adams County (IN) Residents

If you live in one of the 12 townships or four cities in Adams County, Ind., you may be eligible for a college scholarship simply because of your resident status. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the Adams County Community foundation, which offers more than 80 scholarships for both traditional and nontraditional students in all areas of Adams County, with awards ranging from $150 to $2,500. Although there are no institutions of higher education in Adams County itself, the nearby schools of Indiana Tech University, Ivy Tech Community College and Brown Mackie College all have region-specific scholarship programs which you can easily apply to. If you live in Adams County and you’d like to learn more about scholarships for Adams County residents, continue reading below.

Showing 21-40 of 57 scholarships
View Details Liz Souder Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|Journalism|
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Elizabeth Liz Souder Memorial Scholarship is was established in 2007 by Liz's parents. The scholarship is provided to graduating seniors from Adams Central or North Adams High School. The program gives a $500 fund to a student pursuing a major in educatin or journalism.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Emily C. Wilder Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
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The Emily C. Wilder Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of North Adams High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in education or healthcare and resident of Adams county Indiana.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Fern Dierkes Memorial Nursing Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 350
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Fern Dierkes, a high school graduate who wanted to be a nurse but don't have the financial ability to attend college. A family friend paid her tuition and she was determined to to pay forward the generous act. This scholarship aims to benefit graduating seniors from North Adams High School who are residents of Adams County. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Nursing or Healthcare and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Katelyn Gilbert Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |AC or SA High School|
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
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The Katelyn Gilbert Memorial Scholarship is available for residents of Adams County. Applicants must be graduating seniors from AC or SA High School, majoring in Education. Health care majors may also be considered
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Bird - Walther Music Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Extracurricular: |Music|Performing Arts|
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This scholarship was established by Bobbi and Roger Mauller to honor their grandsons, Travis Bird and John Walther. Travis and John come from a long line of talented musicians. The scholarship would inspire and acknowledge future hard working music students. It aims to benefit a graduating senior from North Adams High School who has worked in the music and / or performing arts field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Employer: |West End Restaurant, Decatur, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|
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This scholarship was established in honor of Bessie and Andy Appelman, owners of West End Restaurant. The scholarship fund aims to benefit a graduating senior from an Adams County High School / GED who is a former or current employee at West End Restaurant. Applicants must be an Adam County resident and planning to attend an accredited college this fall.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Athletics: |Baseball|
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Thomas Neal Dull Memorial Baseball Scholarship is provided to an Adams County resident who is a graduating senior at South Adams High School. The scholarship gives a one or more $500 fund. The program is open to varsity baseball players who has strong leadership skills and excelled academically.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Barkley-Pettibone Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Barkley - Pettibone Scholarship is given to residents of Adam County who are graduating high school students of Adams Central or North Adams High school. The scholarship provides 2 awards of $500. There are separate eligibility requirements for each school.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Doyle & Anna Lehman Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|South Adams High School, Berne, IN|North Adams High School, IN|
  • Major: Study |Vocational Education|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school senior of South Adams who's planning to pursue a major in the field of vocational education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Harold & Dora Ann Long Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from South Adams High School. Applicants must be residing in Adams County and pursuing study in the field of Education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Phyllis Speicher Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 250
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating senior of South Adams High School who are pursuing a degree in the field of education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Brune Engineering Scholarship Award Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|
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Charlie and Jean Brune established this scholarship in honor of their three sons who all graduated valedictorians from Bellmont High School and earned their engineering degree from Ohio Northern University, Ohio. The scholarship aims to benefit a graduating senior from North Adams High School pursuing study in the field of engineering.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Sandy Sailsbery Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|Northwest Elementary School, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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The scholarship was established to award a graduating high school senior of North Adams High School who's a Northwest Elementary School Associate and pursuing a degree in education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Geneva Proud Scholarships Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|Geneva, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school senior of South Adams High School who's a resident of the Geneva Adams zip code 46740.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|Allen, IN|Van Wert, OH|Wells, IN|
  • Employer: |Smith Brothers Furniture|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|Mercer, OH|Jay, IN|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from an accredited high school in Adams, Allen, Jay or Wells Counties / Ohio: Mercer, Van Wert Counties. Applicants mus be residing in Adams County and planning to attend an accredited college or university in the fall. Priority is given to students who have proof of association with Smith Brothers Furniture.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Meshberger Brothers - LICA Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 6 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Employer: |Meshberger / LICA|Associated with Meshberger / LICA Employee|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|
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The Meshberger - LICA Scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from an Adams County High School pursuing a post-secondary education in the field of engineering at an accredited college this fall. Applicants must be a resident of Adams County and associated with a Meshberger / LICA Employee.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details American Legion Post #43 Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Military: |Descendant of American Legion Member|Descendant of Military Veteran|Descendant of American Legion Auxiliary|Descendant of American Legion #43|Descendant of American Legion SAL|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
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American Legion Post #43 Scholarship was established in 2006 to provide funds for college scholarships. The scholarship is provided to residents of Adam County who are graduating seniors of Adams Central or North Adams High School. The $500 fund is a non-renewable grant given to Military Veterans descendants and an American Legion, Post #43, Auxiliary, or SAL descendant.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Carolyn Donaghy Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|Adams Central School District, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|
  • School (College): Attend |Taylor University, Upland, IN|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Carolyn Donaghy to benefit a student residing in Adams County (living in the Adams Central School district). Applicants must be planning to attend Taylor University in the fall.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Herman J. Bixler Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Major: Study |Business|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating senior of South Adams High School who's participated in golf and pursuing a degree in the field of business.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Dixie Harvey-Arven Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Military: |Descendant of Military Veteran|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
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Dixie (Harvey) Arven Memorial Scholarship was established in 2000 by Arven in memory of his wife Dixie. The scholarship provides a $500 non-renewable funds. The award is given to a student who is a resident of Adams County attending Adams Central or North Adams High School.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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