Scholarships for Jackson County (IN) Residents

As a student looking for financial help paying for college expenses, you have probably looked just about everywhere for scholarships that you qualify for. But there may be one place you haven’t thought to look yet – your home of Jackson County, Indiana. The Jackson County government, local companies and non-profit, and private foundations are just some of the groups that offer scholarship opportunities designed especially to give Jackson County students a hand in affording higher education. The requirements for each scholarship are different, but many require the submission of academic transcripts, a personal statement, and letters of recommendation. Some also take into account financial need and community involvement or special skills. Scroll down to find some scholarships available just to students from Jackson County, Indiana.

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View Details Goldie Gibson Memorial Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Brown, IN|Jackson, IN|Decatur, IN|Johnson, IN|Shelby, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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Established in memory of Goldie Gibson, who worked on behalf of the poor, the Goldie Gibson Memorial Scholarship was created. This scholarship aims to give assistance to deserving high school graduates or graduating seniors from Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Johnson, or Shelby counties.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Columbus Herb Society Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Brown, IN|Jackson, IN|Jennings, IN|Johnson, IN|Shelby, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Columbus Herb Society Scholarship was created to encourage education and enthusiasm in botany, horticulture, culinary arts and other related areas of study. This scholarship was established by the Columbus Herb Society to assist high school seniors or college students who plan to take up horticulture, botany and culinary arts.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details One Step at a Time Scholarship The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Brown, IN|Jackson, IN|Jennings, IN|Decatur, IN|Johnson, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): |Harrison College, Indianapolis, IN|Accredited Post-Secondary Institution|
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The scholarship was established to help students who are in the medical program or have received an associates degree from the Columbus campus of Harrison College and are planning to pursue an advanced education in the health care field at an accredited post-secondary institution, it is also available to students who live in Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Jennings, or Johnson counties who have received their GED certificate and plan to pursue a technical certificate, associates degree, or bachelors degree at an accredited post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Bartholomew County REMC Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Jackson, IN|Jennings, IN|Decatur, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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Bartholomew County REMC Scholarship was created by the Bartholomew County REMC to assist area students in their educational achievements and to recognize the value of education . The application is open to Bartholomew county residents of any REMC households Jackson, Decatur, or Jennings counties who plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution to get a technical certificate, associates degree, or bachelors degree.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Dr. & Mrs. Edward L. Probst Medical School Scholarship The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Jackson, IN|Jennings, IN|Dearborn, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • Religion: |Lutheran|Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
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Dr. & Mrs. Edward L. Probst Medical School Scholarship was established to support students attending medical school. The scholarship is open tp residents of Bartholomew, Dearborn, Jackson, or Jennings counties who are attending an American Medical Association-approved medical school.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Dr. Cleve James Francoeur, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Jackson, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend an |High School| in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): Attend |Indiana University School of Medicine (IN)|
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Mr. and Mrs. Cleve J. Francoeur, Sr. established the Dr. Cleve James Francoeur, Jr. Memorial Scholarship in memory of their son. Dr. Francoeur was a doctor in dermatology who practiced in Bartholomew and Jackson counties. In 2007, he passed away due to an automobile accident. This scholarship is open to freshmen and upperclassmen at the Indiana University School of Medicine who graduated from a Bartholomew or Jackson county high school.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Myron Glick Memorial Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Jackson, IN|Jennings, IN|Decatur, IN|Shelby, IN|Franklin, IN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • School (College): Attend |Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN|
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The Myron Glick Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Mr. Myron Glick, a former Director of the Indiana Soybean Board. This scholarship aims to benefit students from Bartholomew, Decatur, Franklin, Jackson, Jennings, or Shelby counties who are from a farm family.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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