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Nurse.org Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Requirements

The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in the medical field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. Recommended topics are included in the Personal Essay section.

Selection

Applications will be reviewed by a panel. The winner will be selected based on the criteria set forth in the requirements section of this document.

Once the winner is decided and notified of the award, he/she will receive a mailed 1099-MISC tax form and the check will be delivered to their address. The winner of the scholarship award will be fully responsible for the taxes incurred from receiving the award.

For more details and to apply: http://nurse.org/healthcare-leaders/


IEC Memorial Scholarship (Enerstar)

The Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarship Program awards ten $2,000 scholarships annually to students entering college to assist them with educational costs. The fund was designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family,” while also providing a means for co-ops and individuals to honor deceased members of the co-op family through memorial gifts.

5 scholarships are awarded to students who are the sons or daughters of an Illinois electric cooperative member receiving service from the cooperative.

3 scholarships are reserved for students enrolling full-time at a two-year Illinois community college who are the sons or daughters of Illinois electric cooperative members, employees or directors.

1 scholarship, the Earl W. Struck Memorial Scholarship, is awarded to a student who is the son or daughter of an Illinois electric cooperative employee or director.

1 scholarship, the LaVern and Nola McEntire Lineworker’s Scholarship, is awarded to a student to attend the lineworker’s school conducted by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives in conjunction with Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, IL.

http://www.enerstar.com/content/iec-memorial-scholarship


Indiana State Scholarship Opportunities

Check out our scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students. You will be automatically considered for some awards, just for submitting your application and being admitted on time. Other awards, like the President’s Scholarship and the Warren M. Anderson Scholarship, require separate applications and have different deadlines so check the following resources early and often to discover your opportunities.

https://www.indstate.edu/scholarships


East Central Illinois Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

$500 Future Healthcare Hero awards for students from the following counties:

Kankakee, Livingston, Ford, Iroquois, Champaign, Vermilion, Douglas, Edgar, Coles, Cumberland, and Clark.

The East Central IL AHEC’s mission is to improve health care for the underserved by increasing access to learning and professional development opportunities for health professionals, promoting health careers development to students, and enhancing collaborative, community-based health promotion activities.

Applicants for this award must:

  • Be pursuing entry into or already enrolled in any health science program for the 2017 Fall semester
  • Intend to practice in a rural setting upon completion of program
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA

Please see the application for more details.  The deadline for submission is March 13th, 2017, and award winners will be announced by May 2017.


LaVern and Nola Lineworker’s Scholarship

What is the LaVern and Nola McEntire Lineworker’s Scholarship?

Picture of 2014 Scholarship Winner Levi Vogt

2014 Scholarship Winner Levi Vogt

This $2,000 scholarship will help pay for costs to attend the lineworker’s school conducted by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperative (AIEC) in conjunction with Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, IL. It was awarded for the first time in 2011.

Who is eligible to receive the scholarship?

One scholarship a year will be awarded to an individual who is related to a rural electric cooperative employee or director in the State of Illinois; or is the son or daughter of an electric cooperative member in Illinois; or is enrolled in the Lincoln Land lineworker’s school; or has served or is serving in the U.S. armed forces or National Guard. The applicant must have a high school diploma or a GED at the time the scholarship is awarded.

How are the recipients selected?

Scholarships are awarded based on an essay, a biographical statement, references, and a recommendation that will be submitted.

To apply, contact:

Roger Larkin, Manager of Lineworker & Apprentice Development
PO Box 3787
Springfield, IL 62708

217-241-7932

rlarkin@aiec.coop


The Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Program

  • Scholarships presented to qualified, needy students.
  • Ten to fifteen $1,000.00 grants annually

Eligible students from throughout Illinois may make application through the Grand Lodge Office in Lincoln.  

Read about the history of the Scholarship Committee.

IOOF Scholarship Application (62 downloads)

Lake Land College Foundation Scholarships

FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

In order to be eligible for a Lake Land College Foundation Scholarship, students must:

  1. Submit an Intent to Enroll for admission to Lake Land College
  2. Enroll as a full-time student.*
  3. Submit ONE Foundation Scholarship Application by the deadline**

For a listing of scholarships, visit our scholarship page.
Scholarship awards range from $100 to $2,000 per academic year.

* A limited number of scholarships are available to students attending part-time.

**Faculty Association and John Deere Ag Tech Scholarships require an additional application, which are found on the Scholarships webpage under the Foundation Scholarship Application link.

Scholarship awards are valid for one academic year, and all scholarship recipients for the current academic year must reapply for subsequent scholarship awards. Students are also strongly encouraged to apply for federal financial aid by completing a Free Application for Federal/Student Aid (FAFSA) application. Contact the office of Financial Aid & Veteran Services for more information.

The Foundation Scholarship Application must be submitted to the Lake Land College Foundation office by 5:00 p.m. February 1, for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year will not be accepted after this date.

Please contact Marki Millsap in the Foundation Office at (217) 234-5363 or mmillsap1@lakelandcollege.edu if you have questions or need assistance.

The scholarship application is available from Nov 1, 2016 to Feb 1, 2017

 

Edgar County Bank & Trust

BUILDING THE FUTURE OF OUR COMMUNITIES, ONE YOUNG PERSON AT A TIME.

Education is the foundation of success, and we’re in a unique position to be able to help young people build that foundation after high school. We provide a number of scholarships through our Trust Department, available to any student eligible to apply.

If you’re a potential applicant, please carefully review the full list of Scholarship Trusts Administered by the Edgar County Bank & Trust (PDF). This details which scholarships you may be eligible for. Please follow all instructions on each application you are interested in, as incomplete applications will not be considered. Only the current year applications listed will be accepted. Please fill out the desired applications through the links below and then print them for submission.

Feel free to contact the Trust Department with any questions you may have. We’re here to help!


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