JIM STEWART MEMORIAL
– The donor requests a list of seniors each year and makes the choice from that
GOLDEN WEST TELECOMMUNICATION-This is advertised by both me and
Goldenwest. They specify right away that
this is a merit based scholarship and they ask the administration to form their
committee to choose the recipient.
SEA SCHOLARHIP - Scotland Education Association has their own
scholarship and they do the advertising.
P.E.O.EXCELLENCE-This application will come out in
February. I gather the applications and
give them to the PEO president. They
have a committee that chooses the recipient.
ZWEIFEL SEED SCHOLARSHIP – Applicants must have an interest in an ag related field. Applications will be available in
February. The donors choose the
SCOTAND ROTARY CLUB:- A member from Rotary contacts me each year to advise me of the
application and if there needs to be any updates to it. I have the application on file and this is
usually available in February.
FARMERS AND MERCHANTS STATE BANK – F&M send out the application each
year directly to the seniors.
FCCLA SCHOLARSHIP – Miss
Schroeder is in charge of this
LORAINE ORTH SCHOLARSHIP – 3 teachers are selected to judge the
applications and confer with Ron Orth, Loraine's husband. This
application usually comes out in February.
SPIRIT OF 76 AWARD
– There is no application for this scholarship. The donors ask the student
council, staff, and seniors to vote on this. I gather the data and send them
all the information to the donor.
SCOTLAND HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP:
There is no application for this.
The scholarship is determined by the speeches the seniors will give at
the graduation. Two seniors are chosen.
BAKER ACADEMIC/ACTIVITY ACHIEVER:
There is no application for this. A list
of students, who have participated in two sports, two music, and the class play
is given to certified secondary staff members, and they vote to determine who deserves this award.
HAASE MEMORIAL -. In the past years, it was only open to
students who attended a tech school and a list of seniors were requested. It has now been opened up to all seniors.
SCOTT HERRBOLDT SCHOLARSHIP
– There is no application for this scholarship.
Craig and his parents have requested a list of students, who are
attending a tech school. They choose
from that list.
CORVEN AND FRITZIE KEPPLINGER
This is a scholarship that is offered to students, who attend a Tech school and
have a 3.0 GPA. There is an application
BUCHE UNDERDOG: Buche’s will award one $1000 scholarship to a
high school senior from their community or the surrounding communities, who has
overcome some seemingly insurmountable obstacle in their life and are going to
attend either college, university, or technical/trade school. They will notify me when this is available
and I will notify you via email. It will
also be advertised in the paper.
SD SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY GRANT
– This is not a local scholarship, but I feel I need to put this in here. I ask the seniors, who are eligible to apply
to turn their application in to me. It
is a very simple application, but I fear, many will not meet the deadline for
application. It is worth $6500. I do the paperwork; I send the applications
along with their final transcript to the post-secondary institution that they
will be attending, and then a copy of this to their parents.
POET Research Center Scholarship – This
scholarship was created 2015/6.
Application are presented to donors and they select the applicant. Applications will be in my office in January
be a full time Scotland High School Senior in good standing
to attend Secondary Education at a 2 or 4year institution
- Preference will be made towards Agriculture and/or
- Requirements include: must
enter the Voice of Democracy Essay Contest in their senior year for the seniors
of the 2016/2017 year and must have entered the contest once in either their
ninth, tenth, or eleventh year thereafter. Selection is based on citizenship,
patriotism, and congeniality with their classmates and instructors. Grades are
not a concern, but must have passing grades. The recipient must enter a College
or a Tech School and the money will be given in October of their first year. A
short letter declaring why you should be considered for this scholarship needs
to be submitted with the form. I am not
sure if this is a one-time scholarship or ongoing.
Other scholarships are usually
emailed or sent to me and I forward them on to the seniors as soon as I get