Scholarships for Blackford County (IN) Residents

If you’re one of the 12,000 people who call Blackford County, Indiana, home, then you might be eligible for one or more college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are made possible by the Blackford County Community Foundation, which has awarded over $1.8 million in educational assistance to Blackford County students since 1997. Others are funded by nearby universities, such as Ball State University, Taylor University, the Lincoln Technical Institute, Martin University and Franklin College. Although eligibility requirements vary from scholarship to scholarship, students will generally need to meet a minimum grade point average, display a certain level of financial need, demonstrate community involvement or obtain letters of recommendation. To find out which scholarships for Blackford County residents you may qualify for, continue reading below.

Showing 1-17 of 17 scholarships
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|Public|Private|
  • School (College): |Indiana|North Central Association Accredited|
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Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Finalist Scholarship is given to one of the finalists for Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. This award is given by the Foundations Board of Directors to recognize the achievements of the finalist chosen
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Earl Greaf Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • 950 - 1,595
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was created in memory of Earl Greaf and to honor his long-time service as a Blackford County assessor. It aims to provide financial support to a student pursuing a post-secondary education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Hartford City Elks #625 Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Hartford City Elks #625 Scholarship Fund was established in 1900. This program is given to the youth of Blackford County to provide financial support to pursue college.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
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The Hartford City Rotary Scholarship in Memory of E. P. Blackburn was established in honor of the late E. P. Blackburn. He was Hartford City Community School Corporation's superintendent and an established Rotarian. This scholarship financially assists a student pursuing a post-secondary education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 480 - 1,300
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|Social Work|Counseling|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Dorothy Gadbury to support a student pursuing an associate or a bachelors degree in fields of social work, counseling, or education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Larry Lannoy Memorial Scholarship Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • 400
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hartford City, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Blackford High School, Hartford City, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Larry Lannoy Memorial Scholarship supports the graduates of Blackford High School who resides in Hartford City. The scholarship was established in memory of a postal worker, Larry Lannoy.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Dianna Mae Alfrey Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Montpelier, IN|Harrison Township, Blackford , IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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The Dianna Mae Alfrey Memorial Scholarship Fund awards financial assistance to deserving Montpelier or Harrison Township students who intends to take up a college degree in education. This scholarship was created in memory of a former teacher, Dianna Mae Alfrey, who has dedicated her life to educating and helping others.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Montpelier Alumni Association Scholarship Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Montpelier, IN|Harrison Township, Blackford , IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Sports|
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The Montpelier Alumni Association Scholarship awards scholarships to a male and female student from Montpelier or Harrison Township.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Montpelier Lions Club Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Montpelier, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Sports|
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The Montpelier Lions Club Fund provides a postsecondary education scholarship to a selected Montpelier high school graduate.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Charles Glen Morgan Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Montpelier, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Sports|
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Brent Benbow established the Charles Glen Morgan Memorial Scholarship Fund to honor his grandfather Charles Glen Morgan. Mr. Morgan loved raising horses. and working with young people.This fund aims to provide postsecondary education scholarship to a Montpelier student.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend an |High School|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|
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In 2002, the Renners created the Robert W. and Betty L. Renner Community Scholarship. Mr. Renner was Citizens State Bank's president and later as chairman of the board. The scholarship aims to give financial assistance to a high school senior from Blackford County pursuing postsecondary education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • School (College): |Indiana|North Central Association Accredited|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship provides finds to uplift the level of education in Indiana. The program also aims to further leverage the ability of the community to improve the quality of life of its residents.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Roth Family Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|Science|Medicine|
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The scholarship was created by Dr. Wally Roth, former Taylor University professor of Computer Science and Engineering, and his wife Marlene Roth, retired teacher with Blackford County Schools. The scholarship provides financial support to a student who plans to pursue a full-time baccalaureate course of study in science, education, or any medical field.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-8-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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Wanting to give back to the community of their roots, David and Carol Young have established a scholarship that is renewable for up to four years, depending on the students maintaining high academic standing.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Kim A. Stump Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Athletics: |Athletics|
  • Extracurricular: |Sports|
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Kim A. Stump Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to a student who is active in sports and athletics. The scholarship was established in memory of Kim who was the first female sports editor for the Blackford High School yearbook and coached tee ball, Little League, and boys and girls volleyball.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Errol H. Washburn Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Medicine|Secondary Education|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Errol H. Washburn Memorial Scholarship Fund is provided to students who is pursuing an education or medical course. The scholarship was established in memory of Errol. He was an industrial arts teacher at Blackford High School for many years.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Floyd and Leatha Warner Memorial Scholarship Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Blackford High School, Hartford City, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Floyd and Leatha Warner Memorial Scholarship is given to a student who attended Blackford High School for four years. The scholarship was established in memory of Floyd and his wife Leatha. Floyd was a teacher and guidance counselor at Hartford City High School in the 1950s and 1960s.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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