Scholarships for Hancock County (IN) Residents

If you count yourself as one of the 70,000 residents of Hancock County, Indiana, then you may be eligible for one of several college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are provided by the Hancock County Community Foundation, while others are funded by various nearby colleges, such as Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, Harrison College, Purdue University, Vincennes University and Ball State University. Each scholarship has different eligibility requirements, but students will generally need to meet a minimum grade point average, display financial need, demonstrate community involvement or write an essay. For more information on scholarships for Hancock County residents, keep reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 34 scholarships
View Details Walter P. and Virginia Worland Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 1,315
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • School (College): Attend a |Technical School|Trade School|
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This scholarship was established by Walter P. after the death of his wife, Virginia. They had always wanted to help children in Hancock County schools reach their educational dreams. This fund aims to benefit graduating students of a Hancock County public high school pursuing a post-secondary education in a trade or technical program.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Steve Utt Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 507
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|State College or University|
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The scholarship was established by the Indianapolis Tennis Championships, Inc. to provide financial assistance to graduating students of a Hancock County public high school who are planning to pursue a degree in structural engineering, architecture, building trades, drafting, or some other field relating to building trades at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the state of Indiana.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Major: Study |Science|
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Greenfield Kiwanis Dr. William Griffing Scholarship is founded by the Greenfield Kiwanis to honors the achievements of one of its longest and proudest members Dr. William Griffing. He dedicated his life to service the community through his active participation in Kiwanis for 50 years.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Greenfield Kiwanis J.B. Stephens Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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Greenfield Kiwanis J.B. Stephens Scholarship is created by the Greenfield Kiwanis to honors the achievements of one of its longest and proudest members J.B. Stephens.Who dedicated his life to service in the community through his active participation in Kiwanis for 50 years.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Major: Study |Business|
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Greenfield Kiwanis Robert Eagleston Scholarship is created by the Greenfield Kiwanis, honors the achievements of one of its longest and proudest members Robert Eagleston. Who dedicated his life to service in the community through his active participation in Kiwanis for 50 years.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Public School|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College| in |Indiana|
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The Patricia Orr Allemeier Memorial Nursing Scholarship was established by Patricias husband, Paul and their four sons. Applicants must be students pursuing a nursing career.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Phyllis Wright Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 35,699
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Greenfield-Central High School, Greenfield, IN|Mount Vernon High School, Fortville, IN|
  • School (College): |Indiana|Post-secondary institution|
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The scholarship was established by Phyllis Wright as an estate gift to provide educational aid to a first-generation graduating student or past graduate of Mt. Vernon and Greenfield-Central High Schools who have been accepted into a post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Mary E. Carmichael Fund for the Future of Agriculture Scholarship is established by Marys children, Burl and Lois.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Gladys Hancock Shumway Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 1,260
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|Buck Creek, IN|Vernon, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Mount Vernon High School, Fortville, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|Indiana|
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Gladys Hancock Shumway Scholarship is founded by Mt. Comfort Alumni Association for Gladys to honor her dedication to education. This fund provides educational support to a graduating Mt. Vernon High School student
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 24,000
  • 8 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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George and Icy Vaughn Performing Arts Scholarship was created when George left his entire estate to HCCF to endow and establish a program to recognize the youthof our community. George and Icy were inspired by those that performed for residents of the nursing home. The Vaughns wanted to share their appreciation of the performing arts. This fund support for both scholarships and a community performing arts event.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Parochial School|private high school|New Palestine High School, New Palestine, IN|Mount Vernon High School, Fortville, IN|Eastern Hancock High School, Charlottesville, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Rotary Club of Greenfield established this fund to provide scholarships to graduating students at a private or parochial high schools of Eastern Hancock, Mt. Vernon, or New Palestine. Applicants must be a resident of Hancock County who wish to further their education at a post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ashlee Brooke Spangler Memorial Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 755
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): |New Palestine High School, New Palestine, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was started to give lasting tribute to Ashlee Brooke Spangler who was a hardworking student, athlete, and contributing member of her community. This aims to benefit a graduating senior of New Palestine High School with good citizenship.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|Parochial High School|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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This scholarship was established by the Riley Festival Board in 1999 to honor James Whitcomb Riley. Mr. Riley had a great influence in fostering the creation of a mid-western cultural identity and contributed to the golden age of Indiana literature. This scholarship aims to benefit graduating students from Hancock County who exhibits outstanding community service.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Adult Re-Education Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Age 25|
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The Adult Re-Education Scholarship was started by John and Linda Zimmermann to benefit adults who want to acquire additional training or education to increase their employment opportunities.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 9,765
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Dr. Reinhard and Marlise Bubenzer Rotary Scholarship is offered to Hancock County public high school graduating students. The scholarship was established to help students to pursue their college education by Dr. Reinhard and Marlise Bubenzer. The program provides a $9,765 fund to a qualified student chosen based on their application, essay focusing on good grades and good citizenship.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Viva Pressler Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 2,488
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school graduate|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to past graduates or graduating students of a Hancock County public high school who are planning to pursue a post-secondary education.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Edith Zike Memorial Nursing or Pre-Nursing Scholarship was established in memory of Edith, who is a dedicated nurse. The scholarship aims to support and encourage individuals to pursue a nursing profession. The program provides a $2,000 scholarship that will be divided evenly between two semesters.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Helen Roath Memorial Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 719
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was started by Rollo in memory of his wife Helen. It aims to benefit adult female students, at least 25 years of age whose normal course of education interrupted for any reason. Applicants must be pursuing a post-secondary education within the state of Indiana.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Parochial School|Public|Private|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
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Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship is provided to graduating students or past graduates of a private, parochial or public high school. The program gives a $500 fund to students of Hancock County who wants to pursue a degree in Nursing. The scholarship was created in memory of Donna by her husband Ronald.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Lee & Bessie S. Blazer Memorial Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 10,992
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Major: Study |Music|
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Lee's passion for the arts and desire to help others was recognized through this scholarship. The estate of Bessie started this scholarship to benefit graduates of Hancock County high schools who have been accepted to study music in a college or conservatory.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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