Plymouth High School
2013-2014 Summary of Local Scholarships

Scholarship availability and monies stated are subject to change.

 

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Angie's Angels Inc. Scholarship $ Varies $

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Scholarship awarded to individuals enrolled in accredited colleges or universities who have had their lives affected by cancer. Must have acceptance letter from college attending. Application and documentation needed to be returned by April 1.

 

Beatrice Goss Scholarship Fund   $500
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Must be a resident of Marshall County and be attending a college, university, vocational school, or private study program.  The award will be based upon academic record, character, financial need, and musical ability (when applicable).       

 

Compton Engineering Scholarship Fund $500

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Scholarship recipients must major in engineering at an accredited four year public or private institution of higher learning.

 

Craig Woolfington Memorial Scholarship $1000

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Must be a permanent resident of Marshall County and in the graduating class of 2014. Applicant must be attending Purdue University (full-time) in the Fall of 2014. Must be in the top 25% of class and must demonstrate participation in school and extra-curricular activities.

 

Crystal M. Metsker Scholarship $750

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Two scholarships are given each year, one to a boy and one to a girl. Applicants must attend an accredited university, trade or vocational school in Indiana.

 

Delta Theta Tau Scholarship $1000

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Ed Cook Memorial Scholarship $500

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Must be planning advanced education in Government, Political Science, or Law Enforcement.

 

Herschell J. Umbaugh Memorial Scholarship $2000

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Must be considering a college major in Economics, Finance, or Accounting.
Must have a minimum GPA of 10.5 (12.0 scale)

 

James R. Cook PHS Class of 1961 Scholarship Fund $350

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Awarded to a Plymouth High School graduate who is planning to attend a vocational or trade school in the state of Indiana.

 

Juan Marquez Memorial Scholarship $ Varies $

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Must be an outstanding Latino or Latina who is going on to college or an accredited vocational school.

 

Katherine E. Garn Scholarship  $400
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Must be a graduating senior who will study at an accredited college or university in the Fall of 2014.

 

Kiwanis Vocational Scholarship $1000

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Must be applied towards expenses in an approved vocational training school.

 

Kiwanis Ancilla College Scholarship $1000

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Must be attending Ancilla College

 

Kiwanis Key Club Scholarship ($1000)

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Must belong to Key Club and has met the Key Club standards.

 

Kiwanis Troy Gambrel Memorial Scholarship $1000

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Must be an active member of the Speech Team.

 

Knights of Columbus $500

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Given to a senior who is a practicing Catholic active in St. Michaels or St. Mary's of the Lake Parish. Must be applied towards an accredited college, university, trade or technical school in 2014/2015 school year.

 

Marian and Stephen Wayne Munn Agriculture Scholarship $ Varies $

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Must be majoring in agriculture

 

Marohn Scholarship $500

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Three are given. Must be applied towards expenses in an accredited trade or technical school. Show proof of acceptance into a post-secondary school that is goal oriented in the Vocational Trades area. Applicants must be resident of an attend a Marshall County high school.

 

Marshall County Blueberry Festival Scholarship  $500
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2 Scholarships will be awarded. 

  1. The first scholarship will be given to a student going on to a two year or four year accredited college. This student must have a grade point average of C or better as determined by his or her high school. No C- or below grade point average will be accepted.
  2. The second scholarship will be given to a student going on to an accredited trade school in the field the student is interested in pursuing . This scholarship will have the exact GPA requiresments as above. Student must have a strong background in community service and extracurricular activities with special attention given to volunteer time during the Blueberry Festival in parking or helping before, during, or after the festival.

 

Marshall County Extension Homemaker Organization Scholarship $150

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Must be planning to further his/her studies in Consumer and Family Sciences or a related field.
April 1st deadline.

 

Mary Ellen Winquist Franklin & Joe Franklin $750

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Must be active in student government and student activities. Must be attending an accredited Indiana college or technical college. Two will be given.

 

Mattix Scholarship $ Varies$

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Students must rank below the top 10% of class. Preference is given to students who will be attending an accredited vocational school. Students planning to attend a college or university may also apply.

 

Nancy Jaynes Scholarship Fund $650

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Must plan to further his/her studies in Family and Consumer Science or Culinary Arts at an accredited public or private institution of higher learning. Must possess a positive attitude with a compassion for helping others. Preference will be given to a student who participates in community service related to cancer awareness.

 

Ounce of Prevention Scholarship    $1,000 (renewable)
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This scholarship is to benefit anyone who has been touched by cancer or has been an active volunteer for the “Ounce Of Prevention Breast Cancer Fund” in Plymouth, IN.  Must be enrolled at an accredited college, university, trade or vocational school for the Fall.

 

Payne Stewart/Plymouth Country Club Memorial Scholarship      $500                
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Must be active in school/community; must have a minimum of “C” average; must have completed minimum of two athletic seasons on the high school golf team during high school career and have not committed any violations of IHSAA or School’s Code of Conduct. Two willl be given. One to a female and one to a male.

 

Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship $500

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Must be attending an accredited college, university trade or technical school in the State of Indiana.

 

Plymouth Board of School Trustees Scholarship $ Varies $

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Given to a student who has attended the Alternative School and will receive a diploma from Plymouth High School. Applicants must plan to attend an accredited business school, vocational school, junior college or college.

 

Plymouth Aquatics Club Scholarship $250
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Minimum of 2 scholarships given; nonrenewable. To be applied towards higher education expenses. Must be a member of a swim club.

 

Plymouth Education Association Teaching Scholarship   $ Varies

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Must be majoring in education at an accredited college.

 

Plymouth Firemen's Memorial Scholarship  $ varies $

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Must plan to attend an accredited college, university, school of nursing or vocational   school.

 

Plymouth High School Construction Technology Scholarship  $ Varies $

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Must have been in the building trades program or in secondary industrial education and is in pursuit of postsecondary education in the construction field. 

 

Plymouth High School Business Professionals of America $250
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Given to one student who is attending a 2-4 year college and majoring in business. Must have been involved with Business Professionals of America.

 

Plymouth High School Spanish Club Scholarship   $ Varies $

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Must be attending an accredited college, university, school of nursing or technical  school. 
Applicants must have taken Spanish class and currently be a member of PHS Spanish Club

 

Plymouth High School Theatre Department - Acting Scholarship    $500 

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Must have a minimum of 6 credits in the Acting level classes.  (Does not include either of the two beginning theatre classes.)  Must have acted in a minimum of 2 children’s show performances.  (Does not include performing in beginning theatre class.)

 

Hunter Brandt Memorial -  Stage Crew Scholarship     $500

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Must have a minimum of 6 credits in Stage Crew classes.(Does not include the beginning technical theatre class.)  Must have crewed for a minimum of 2 children’s show performances.  (Does not include crewing for the beginning technical theatre class.)

 

Plymouth Lions Club Scholarship   Minimum of $500

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Must be attending an accredited college, university, school of nursing, or technical  school.

 

Plymouth Optimist Club Scholarship     $750

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Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college, university, school of nursing or vocational school. Applicants must be a Plymouth High School recipient. Must earn a Core 40 or Academic Honors Diploma. Must be in the top 1/3 of the class. Consideration will be given to academic success, character, financial need, and Service PHS and the community.

 

Plymouth Rotary Club Vocational Scholarship    $1000

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Must be attending an accredited vocational, technical, or nursing school. Three scholarships awarded.

 

Robert E. Kirkley Memorial Engineering Scholarship $500

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Awarded to a graduating student who is pursuing an Engineering education. Must attend a fully accredited 4-year engineering or engineering Tech program at a college or university. GPA must be 10.5 or above.
Also, SAT must be 1000 or above or ACT minimum score of 27.

 

Sergeant Jason L. Nemeth Memorial Scholarship $250

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Scholarship recipient must be a graduating senior having achieved a high school cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

 

Staff Sergeant Justin DeCrow Memorial Scholarship $300
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Must be a senior with a G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher and must have Community Service experience.  This scholarship is non-renewable and to be used for higher education expenses. 

 

St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center Plymouth Campus Health Care Scholarship   $ varies $

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Students must attend an accredited 2 or 4 year college, school of nursing or technical school and be majoring in a healthcare profession. Three (3) scho larships will be given.

 

Auxiliary of St. Joseph Regional Medical Ctr. Plymouth Campus Health Career Scholarship $2000

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Must be a resident of Marshall County, attend a college, university, or technical school, and be majoring in a qualifying healthcare profession which could be Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Medical Technology, Pharmacy, Speech Pathology, Dietetics, Pre-Med, or Pre-Dental.

 

St. Michael School Athletic Scholarship   $1000
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Open to Plymouth High School Seniors planning to attend an accredited college/university or trade school.  Applicants must have attended St. Michael School and participated in at least 1 Inter-City Catholic League (ICCL) sport. Two scholarships will be given.

 

Sunken Ditch Golf Group Scholarship

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Must have participated on the Varsity High School Golf Team for a minimum of two (2) years and

a GPA minimum of "B".

 

Timothy J. Hochstetler Scholarship  $600
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Award must be applied towards expenses in an accredited college or institution of advanced training.  2 scholarships will be awarded to either a senior male or female who has shown outstanding performance in athletics.&nbt tsp; Male applicants must letter in baseball, football or wrestling.  Female applicants must letter in any sport.

 

Three C's Memorial Scholarship $1000

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A high school senior who will graduate from a public or private school during the current school year, be active in the school and community. Must have a minimum GPA equivalent to a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and have completed six (6) athletic seasons during high school as an athlete, trainer, manager, cheerleader, etc.

Additional requirements:

  1. Postmark scholarship application by April 15, 2014.
  2. Be sure to list three references, all who must be present or past employees at your high school (teachers, coaches, administrators, etc.) and explain how each individual can best be contacted.
  3. Attach an official copy of your high school transcript.
  4. Write a statement (not to exceed 250 words), in your own handwriting regarding. Prompt on application.

 

Todd Edwards Memorial Scholarship    $600

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Preference is given to students who have taken art and music classes. 
Applicants must  plan to attend a 4 year college or art school.

 

Tom Dulle Achievement Scholarship

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Attends high school within the JESSE Cooperative and plans on attending an accredited college, uniersity, trade, or technical school during the coming school year.

 

Tri-Kappa Majorie Giffen Carothers Memorial Scholarship  $1000 ($500 per semester)
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Plans to major in education; an involvement in Art Club or having taken additional art classes, a plus.

 

Tri-Kappa Katherine E. Garn Scholarship  $1000 ($500 per semester)        
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Strong academic standing; active in a service organization/club in HS; prefer participation in Junior State of America, and/or pursuing major in political science, government, or education

 

Tri-Kappa Judy Guild Honorary Scholarship       $1000 ($500 per semester) 
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Involvement in high school activities and community service; held class office or an officer in a school club

 

Tri-Kappa Karen Metsker Scholarship      $1000 ($500 per semester)        
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Involvement in community service; Blueberry Festival volunteer for 2 or more years.

 

Tri-Kappa Florence Hoham Scholarship     $1000 ($500 per semester)        
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Female pursuing a career in business, finance or accounting; at least one year involvement in BPA, preferably in a leadership role.

 

Tri-Kappa Margaret Sherwood: $1000 ($500 per semester)
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Applicant must have a Tri Kappa relative; having extensive community service, and participation in Heart Club (Home Economics Activities – Related to Today), a plus

 

Walter A. Glaub/MCIA Scholarship       $1000

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Given to a Marshall County high school senior.  Applicants must plan to attend an accredited  college, trade or technical school during the coming school year.

 

Webster Elementary PTO Scholarship    $250

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Must have attended Webster Elementary School for 4 out of 5 years. Applicant must plan  to attend a technical school, 2 yr or 4 yr college or university.  

 

William E. Shemberger Music Scholarship     $1500

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Must be attending an accredited college or institution of advanced training.   Applicants must have shown outstanding abilities in the area of instrumental music.