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Local Scholarships

 

LISTING BY DEADLINE DATE


 

DWIGHT & KAY SMITH TRUST FUND

APPLICATION: WKU Scholarship Application
https://www.wku.edu/topdollar/

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Western Kentucky University      

ELIGIBILTY: Attending Western Kentucky University/ Leadership/Academics

POC: WKU Scholarship Office

AWARD

$400

DEADLINE

01/15/18


 

CALDWELL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC WOMEN

APPLICATION: DWC Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Democratic Women Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Parent(s) and applicant/male or female (18 yrs.) must be registered Democrats/ACT/3.00 GPA/Activities pertaining to Democratic Party/ Extracurricular activities/References/Attend a Ky college/5 min. speech on Democratic subject

POC: Mrs. Lois Jackson

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

02/01/18


 

KY ASSOC. OF PEP ORGANIZATION SPONSORS

APPLICATION: www.kapos.org

PRESENTATION:

SELECTION:

ELIGIBILITY: Cheerleader/ACT 20 or higher/Top 15% of class/Recommendations        

POC: Audrey Bartolotti

AWARD

 

 

DEADLINE

02/01/18


 

ELKS LODGE LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: www.elks.org/enf/scholars

PRESENTATION: Elks Sponsored Presentation

SELECTION: KY Elks Lodge Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Must be a Son, Daughter or Grandchild of a current Elks member, Scholarship, 450 pts./Leadership, 350 pts./ Financial Need, 200 pts.   

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

Numerous
at state level

DEADLINE

02/02/18


 

DELTA KAPPA GAMMA – CHI CHAPTER      

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Delta Kappa Gamma, Chi Chapter

One scholarship will be given to a student from Caldwell County High School or from Lyon County High School   

ELIGIBILITY: Teacher Education Major/High Scholastic Achievement/Female/3.500 GPA/brief essay on “What This Scholarship Means to Me”

POC: Mrs. Cathy Beavers

AWARD

$200

DEADLINE

02/15/18


 

MEDIACOM/ WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: 2018 Mediacom Application - Download
www.mediacomworldclass.com 

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: CCHS Scholarship Committee   

ELIGIBILITY: High school senior, live in the areas serviced by Mediacom, 500 word essay on “Leadership”

POC: CCHS Guidance

AWARD

$1,000

DEADLINE

02/15/18


 

ANNA LEA CLAXTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Anna Lea Claxton Memorial Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Scholarship Committee    

ELIGIBILITY: Member of GATE, Graduating Senior, Been accepted into post-secondary institution, top 20% of class and ACT of 17 or higher, Leadership and Citizenship, Interview with committee

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

$500 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

ART GUILD SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Art Guild Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Princeton Art Guild

ELIGIBILITY: Pursuing art career (not necessarily enrolled in college), strong interest in art     and completed advanced art classes

POC: Melissa Peek, Director or Mrs. Audrey Bartolotti

AWARD

$100

DEADLINE

2/23/18


 

BECK’S HYBRID SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: CCHS Ag Office or www.beckshybrids.com

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Beck’s Hybrid Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Must have 3.0 GPA or higher/Submit video on students agricultural experiences & show how they will influence their lives. Service work, extracurricular, work experience

POC: Wes York/Magen Woods, CCHS

AWARD

$2,000 

1 National Winner

  

DEADLINE

2/23/18


 

BOB HART SCHOLARSHIP AWARD   

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: FFA Alumni Committee    

ELIGIBILITY: Must be an active member of FFA/ include FFA activity list signed by advisor      

POC: Debbie Hart

AWARD

$750

DEADLINE

2/23/18


 

BRYANT/ ALLO MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP         

APPLICATION: Bryant/Allo Music Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Band Booster Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Senior Band Member and/or Senior Chorus Member

POC: Daniel Thomas

AWARD

$250 to $500

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

BUSINESS STUDENT AWARD (OUTSTANDING)

APPLICATION: Outstanding Business Student Award Application - Download

PRESENTATION:

SELECTION: CCHS Business Teachers

ELIGIBILITY: Business student with four (4) or more business classes, with an “A” average in those classes and meets expectations employers seek in employees.    

POC: Mrs. Kim Farmer

AWARD

$100

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

BUTLER/CALDWELL ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Butler/Caldwell Alumni Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Alumni Association Committee

ELEGIBILITY: Female senior excelling in at least one sport for at least two years/financial need

POC: Mrs. Ann Noffsinger

AWARD

$1,000

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

CALDWELL CO. EDUCATION ASSOCIATION  SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Committee of CCEA members    

ELIGIBILITY: Caldwell County Education Association member’s son or daughter, parent must have been a member for at least two (2) years, Must also be a member of KEA.        

POC: Ms. Sara Kukahiko

AWARD

$100-$500
varies

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

CALDWELL/ LYON CATTLEMAN ASSOCIATION

APPLICATION: Caldwell/Lyon Cattleman Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Cattleman’s Association  

ELIGIBILITY: Graduating Senior from CCHS or LCHS or Adult CLCA member planning to pursue a degree in Agriculture/Financial Need/Scholastic Ability     

POC: Elbert Bennett or Nicky Baker

AWARD

$500 ($250 per semester)

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

CCHS WORLD LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP 

APPLICATION: CCHS World Language Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Department of CCHS Foreign Language

ELIGIBILITY: Foreign Language Student          

POC: Ms. Sarah Silvestre, CCHS

AWARD

$100

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

COMMUNITY DISCIPLES, INC.

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Community Disciples Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILTY: Essay “The importance of community service and how you intend to give back to the community in which you live”, Open to any graduating senior.

POC: Mrs. Paulette Gray

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

CALDWELL COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Committee consisting of CCHS History Teachers and/or  Earnest family member(s)     

ELIGIBILITY: Graduating Senior with an interest in History who demonstrates a need for funding their future education

POC: Mrs. Melissa Earnest

AWARD

$250 

 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

ENGLEHARDT/ IGLEHEART AGRICULTURE

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Designated Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship/Leadership Character/ Financial Need/One (1) yr. of Family & Consumer Sciences or Agriculture/must include FFA or FCLA record signed by advisor

POC: Mr. Wes York

AWARD

$25 

 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

FARM BUREAU EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Farm Bureau Education Foundation Application - Download  
www.kyfb.com/scholarships

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: State competition   

ELIGIBILITY: At least a GPA 3.5 or ACT 23/Parent(s) of applicant or applicant must be a Farm Bureau member/Achievement/Extracurricular Activities/Two Essays/Two letters of recommendations

POC: Local Farm Bureau Office

AWARD

Different Award Amounts

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

FARM BUREAU LOCAL AWARD

APPLICATION: Farm Bureau Local Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION:  Farm Bureau Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Senior graduating from CCHS, Child of a Caldwell County Farm Bureau member and has been a member for at least 3 years, Attend any accredited college no later than the fall semester following high school graduation

POC: Sandra Roberts

AWARD

$1,000

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

FREDONIA ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP         

APPLICATION: Fredonia Academic Scholarship Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Fredonia Academic Selection Committee in connection with Fredonia Valley Bank      

ELIGIBILITY: Fredonia Area Resident (If student attends school in another county, the award will be given in that county.)  GPA:  3.00-4.00/Highest GPA of applicants/ Attend College

POC: J. Brent Bugg, Fredonia Valley Bank

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

FREDONIA LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP      

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Secret ballot vote of Fredonia Lions Club Membership         

ELIGIBILITY: Resident of Fredonia with Fredonia address/Academics/ Community and School Activities/Other Considerations/Must include a photo with application  

POC: Mr. Elbert Bennett

AWARD

$600

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

GOOD SPRING CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN SCHOLARSHIP  

APPLICATION: Good Spring Cumberland Presbyterian Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Good Spring Cumberland Presbyterian Church scholarship committee   

ELIGIBILITY: Financial need will be a major consideration.  Attending college in the fall.  Essay

POC:  Mr. Mike Stevens

AWARD

$1,000

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

GRADATIM CLUB 

APPLICATION: Gradatim Club Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Gradatim Club scholarship committee  

ELIGIBILITY: Extensive reading from the bibliography of Outstanding Books for the College Bound and a brief statement on books that have had an influence on them.      

POC:  Mrs. Anna Ray

AWARD

$100

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

IMOGENE YATES HOLLOWAY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

APPLICATION: Imogene Yates Holloway Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Committee appointed by the Chairman of the Administrative Council of Ogden Memorial United Methodist Church           

ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship 25%/School-Community Activities 20%/Church 30%/Financial Need 25%/Attend a Methodist Church           

POC: Rev. Shannon Blosser, Pastor

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

JAKE HODGE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Jake Hodge Memorial Application - Download

www.jakehodge.com   

PRESENTATION: Class night

SELECTION: Jake Hodge Memorial Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Graduating Seniors of Crittenden, Livingston and Caldwell Counties, recommendations, essay, references, GPA 2.5 and above.  The scholarship will be matched with another $500.00 if the student is attending Madisonville Community College.

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

$1,000

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

KIWANIS SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Kiwanis Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night   

SELECTION: Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee   

ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship/Financial Need        

POC: Bob Hayes

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

MADELINE HOLLOWAY AGRICULTURE AWARD           

APPLICATION: Application - download and Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: FFA Banquet  

SELECTION: Appointed Committee /President of Farm Bureau      

ELIGIBILITY: Ag Record Book/Four (4) year Ag Improvement in Total Program/(4) Four year Member of FFA/ Farming Career/ List of Ag & SAE activities        

POC: Mr. Wes York, CCHS

AWARD

$100 approx. 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

MASONIC SCHOLARSHIP                  

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Clinton Masonic Lodge #82 Scholarship Committee 

ELIGIBILITY: CCHS Graduate with plans to pursue an education at a certified/ accredited College, University or Technical School           

POC: Pat Wright

AWARD

2 / $250

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

OPTIMIST CLUB SCHOLARSHIP          

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Optimist Club          

ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship Financial Need/ Recommendations        

POC: Ralph Sharp

AWARD

$500 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PAUL RILEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Paul Riley Memorial Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Committee Fredonia Valley Bank/ Selection from Caldwell-Lyon-Crittenden applicants

ELIGIBILITY: Academics/GPA: 3.000-4.000/Financial Need/Community and School Activities

POC: Mr. Brent Bugg, Fredonia Valley Bank

AWARD

$250 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PRESTON TRAIE MASSEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Preston Traie Massey Memorial Application - Download    

PRESENTATION:  CCHS Class Night

SELECTION: Massey Scholarship Committee 

ELIGIBILITY: 2.5 GPA or higher, must be continuing their education at a 2 or 4 year college or trade school.  Based on Community Service, Extra-Curricular Activities, Honors & Awards, Financial Need and Academic Performance.  500 word essay.      

POC: Roy or Fanestia Massey

AWARD

Varies 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PRESTON TRAIE MASSEY NURSING SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Preston Traie Massey Nursing Application - Download

PRESENTATION: CCHS Class Night    

SELECTION: Massey Scholarship Committee 

ELIGIBILITY: 2.5 GPA or higher, majoring in a nursing field at a 2 or 4 year college or trade school   

POC: Roy or Fanestia Massey

AWARD

Varies 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PRINCETON/CALDWELL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Chamber of Commerce Selection Committee 

ELIGIBILITY: Community Service, School/Work Activities, and Academics . Must include a photo.

POC: Elizabeth Shelton/Chamber of Commerce

AWARD

$500 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PRINCETON ELECTRIC PLANT BOARD

APPLICATION: PEPB Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: PEPB Selection Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Family must be a customer of PEPB for at least one year, be accepted as a full time student to a 2 or 4 year Kentucky college or university and have at least a 2.5GPA        

POC: Mrs. Sherry Jordan

AWARD

2 / $1,000 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

PRINCETON ROTARY CLUB AWARD                

APPLICATION:  Princeton Rotary Club Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Rotary Selection Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Full time college student.   

POC: Mrs. Anne Farless

AWARD

3 / $1,000 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

RALPH HOLLOWELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Board of Directors, Shepherd Street Baptist Church  

ELIGIBILITY: Any African-American Senior      

POC: Ms. Paulette Gray/ Rev. James Brasher

AWARD

$300 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

VFW POST 5595 LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Both completed cover page (download) and Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: VFW committee      

ELIGIBILITY: Child, legally adopted child, child of a spouse by a prior marriage, or grandchild of a veteran of the US Armed Services.  Senior at CCHS attending college or trade school following graduation.

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

$1,000 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD  #92

APPLICATION: Online Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Committee of out of county judges/Selection Committee.     

ELIGIBILITY: Resume’/3 Letters of Recommendation/ 1-page essay on future plans/Student Member of Woodmen of the World for more than 1 year/Certificate #/Photo      

POC: Craig Smiley

AWARD

$300 

DEADLINE

02/23/18


 

CALDWELL COUNTY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: 2018 Foundation Scholarship Application - download

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Community Selection Committee

ELIGIBILITY: ACT score/GPA/Curriculum/Leadership/ Financial Need References        

POC: Mr. Randy McCarty, Board of Education

RENEWAL APPLICATION:  2018 Foundation Scholarship Renewal Application 

AWARD

Several in varying amounts

DEADLINE

03/15/18

 

 

 

 

 

04/13/18


 

KENTUCKY FEDERATION OF REPUBLICAN WOMEN

APPLICATION: KY Federation of Republican Women Application - Download
http://kentuckyrepublicanwomen.org/scholarship/

PRESENTATION:  

SELECTION: KFRW Scholarship Committee   

ELIGIBILITY: One state wide scholarship winner, female high school graduate, a registered Republican and plan to enroll in an accredited college or university in Kentucky

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

$1,000 

DEADLINE

03/15/18


 

WAL-MART DEPENDENT SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION:  http://programs.applyists.com/walmartdependent/

PRESENTATION:

SELECTION: Wal-Mart      

ELIGIBILITY: Child of associate/Student Employee    

Based on academics, community service, leadership and financial need.

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

Varies

DEADLINE

03/15/18


 

CALDWELL HOMEMAKERS / ANNA MILLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Homemakers / Anna Miller Memorial Application - Download

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Committee outside the county    

ELIGIBILITY: Parent, Grandparent or guardian who is and has been an active member for at least 2 years (attended 8 meetings and presented one lesson each year)    Personal interview if necessary.  Must have been accepted by a post-secondary institution.

POC: Sandra Roberts

AWARD

$500

DEADLINE

04/01/18


 

PENNYRILE ELECTRIC SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Pennyrile Electric Application - Download

PRESENTATION:  CCHS Class Night

SELECTION: Pennyrile Electric Scholarship Committee       

ELIGIBILITY: Be a Pennyrile Electric member family, be accepted by an accredited 2 or 4 year college for full time, have a minimum of 2.5 GPA and express an interest to return to a rural community following graduation from college

POC: Eston Glover, Pennyrile Electric

AWARD

14/$1,000 

DEADLINE

04/11/18


 

KAPT EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: 2018-19 KAPT Education  Scholarship Application - Download

http://www.thekapt.com/scholarships.html

www.thekapt.com

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: KAPT selection committee

ELIGIBILITY: Parent/guardian actively employed in the public school pupil transportation field, High School senior going to attend college or technical school after graduation, 3.0 GPA, income of no more than $55,000.00 for the past tax year

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

$1,000
(4-statewide)

DEADLINE

04/13/18


 

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF REPUBLICAN WOMEN

APPLICATION: www.nfrw.org  Username is federation and Password is NFRW1938

http://www.nfrw.org/scholarships

Betty Rendel Scholarship Application - pdf download

National Pathfinder Scholarship Application - pdf download

PRESENTATION:  

SELECTION: NFRW selection committee         

ELIGIBILITY: Must be a registered Republican.  There are two different scholarships available, The Betty Rendel Scholarship and the National Pathfinder Scholarship

POC: CCHS Guidance Office

AWARD

 

 

DEADLINE

05/01/18


NO DEADLINE / NO APPLICATION

BOOK LOVERS’/ MARY GRACE PETTIT CREATIVE WRITING AWARD

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: English teachers—CCHS

ELIGIBILITY: Outstanding creative writing student     

POC: Pat Hayes/Mollie Boyd

AWARD

$150 

DEADLINE

NONE


 

DAR OUTSTANDING SENIOR HISTORY AWARD    

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION:   Class Night

SELECTION:  Scholarship Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Outstanding History Student, GPA in History Courses, Number of History Courses

POC: Laura Wilson

AWARD

 

 

DEADLINE

NONE


 

FBLA AWARD                    

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: CCHS Business Teachers

ELIGIBILITY: Outstanding FBLA Student/Has participated in FBLA activities & meetings/Has been an FBLA member a minimum of three years

POC: Mrs. Kim Farmer, CCHS

AWARD

Varies

DEADLINE

NONE


 

HARRY BYRD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION: Class Night

SELECTION: Friends of Harry Byrd Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Must be enrolled in college classes to receive the scholarship

POC: Mr. Randy Meeks

AWARD

$500-male student


$500-female student 

DEADLINE

NONE


 

JOINER HARDWARE ANNUAL SCIENCE AWARD

APPLICATION: NONE   

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Science Teachers 

ELIGIBILITY: Outstanding Science Student, GPA in Science Courses, Number of Science Courses  

POC: Mr. Jim Joiner

AWARD

$500 Savings Bond 

DEADLINE

NONE


 

MARGARET WALKER NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY AWARD

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: NHS Membership Selection        

ELIGIBILITY: NHS Member maintaining standards of NHS/Most active members having participated in multiple service projects.           

POC: Mrs. Leigh Ann Moris, CCHS NHS Sponsor

AWARD

$100 / number given varies

DEADLINE

NONE


 

RUMSEY TAYLOR HONOR ATHLETE AWARD

APPLICATION: NONE

PRESENTATION: Class Night    

SELECTION: Appointed Coaches and Committee

ELIGIBILITY: Students who actively participate in major sports       

POC: Mr. Rumsey Taylor III

AWARD

Bronze Plaque 

DEADLINE

NONE