Scholarships for Marion County (IN) Residents

Are you feeling a little frustrated, trying to compete for scholarships that accept applications from students across the country? Give yourself a break, and then shift your focus to right where you already are. You may not realize it, but there are scholarships available right in Marion County, Indiana. These scholarships are provided by the local government and local community organizations that hope to make higher education more affordable for Marion County residents. Local private foundations also award scholarship funds to select students who show great potential. All of these scholarships have different eligibility and application requirements, but you can expect to submit a transcript, a personal essay and perhaps a letter or recommendation. Here is a list of just some of the scholarships available in your county.

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  • 6,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Indianapolis, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|Historically Black University|United Negro College Fund Affiliated|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Indiana University Health Neighborhood Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors who reside in and attend high school in Indianapolis Indiana. Applicants mus be planned to attend an Indiana State School, college or university with minimum 2.5 GPA
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Crooked Stick Endowed Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|Marion, IN|Hamilton, IN|Boone, IN|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|Trade School|College or University|
  • Athletics: |Golf|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are interested or involved in golf. Applicants must be planning to attend a college, university, vocational,technical or trade school. Students must demonstrate financial need, strong work ethic and academic achievement.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details OPTIONS Alumnae Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|Shelby, IN|Marion, IN|Hancock, IN|Hendricks, IN|Hamilton, IN|Boone, IN|Morgan, IN|
  • School (College): |University|Indiana|Trade School|College|Vocational School|Technical School|
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The OPTIONS Alumnae Scholarship is awarded to student resident of Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Marion, Morgan and Shelby county Indiana. Applicants must be a single or married mothers, women returning to school, or women going to school at a later age.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Reach Your Potential Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|Shelby, IN|Marion, IN|Hancock, IN|Hendricks, IN|Hamilton, IN|Madison, IN|Boone, IN|Morgan, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • School (College): |University|Indiana|Trade School|College|Vocational School|Technical School|
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The Reach Your Potential Scholarship is awarded to graduate student of an accredited high school in Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Morgan, or Shelby County. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and working student with minimum of 10 hours weekly
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Judith Butler Van Valer Memorial Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Marion, IN|Hamilton, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Public|Private|Greenwood Community High School, Greenwood, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College| in |Indiana|
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The scholarship was founded in memory of Judy Van Valer to honor her 37 years of art education at Greenwood Middle School where she fostered creativity in all who entered her classroom. The scholarship is open to graduating seniors or past graduates of Greenwood Community High School, Marion, or Hamilton County high schools who are enrolled or planning to enroll full-time at an accredited public or private college or university in Indiana.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Walter Blackburn Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Marion, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Design|Fine Arts|Performing Arts|Construction Management|
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The Walter Blackburn Scholarship was established in memory of Walter Blackburn by his wife Alpha Blackburn. Walter was the lead architect of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati and the founder of Blackburn Architects
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Indiana Mortgage Bankers Education Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Bloomington, IN|Fort Wayne, IN|Indianapolis, IN|Merrillville, IN|South Bend, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College| in |Indiana|
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|Real Estate|
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The Indiana Mortgage Bankers Education Scholarship is established by the Indiana Mortgage Bankers Association. Applicants must be Indiana residents, and planto pursue a degree in real estate, finance or business fields.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Indianapolis Foundation Community Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Marion, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited Indiana high school|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Indiana UniversityBloomington (IN)|Indiana State University (IN)|Indiana Institute of Technology (IN)|Indiana UniversityEast (IN)|Indiana UniversityKokomo (IN)|Indiana UniversityNorthwest (IN)|Indiana UniversitySouth Bend (IN)|
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The Indianapolis Foundation Community Scholarship works on programs that emphasize college readiness and success for students who are residents of Marion County who wish to pursue a college degree in institutions located in Indiana.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Sonya Baker-Hallett Tri Delta Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|Marion, IN|Clark, IN|
  • School (College): Attend |Franklin College (IN)|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Philanthropy|
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A Franklin College Tri Delta alumna established the Sonya Baker-Hallett Tri Delta Scholarship to give one-time scholarships to Tri Delta members who exemplify its mission of advancing womens education and philanthropy. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and active in philantrophy and community service.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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