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General Scholarships

     

Scholarships 2016 – 2017

3/27/17

  • Scholarships are listed by the due date
  • All scholarships are in the counseling office in the scholarship file cabinet unless otherwise noted.
  • New scholarships will have a * next to them.

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            Scholarship Due Date Description
Doric Lodge Masonic Scholarship* 03/30/17 Renewable $500 Scholarship. Student must have attended an accredited Illinois QC High School. Student must plan on attending an accredited Illinois college or vocational school as a full time student. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet.
Alvin C. Tingle Culinary Arts Memorial Scholarship 3/31/17 Awarded to a graduating senior that exhibits positive personal qualities and has a 2.0 GPA or higher. The applicant must plan to continue their education in the culinary arts/food service field. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet in the guidance office. Please turn application in to Mrs. Demory by March 31st.
Craig Manwaring Memorial Scholarship 3/31/17 $500 scholarship awarded to a UT senior that plans to continue their education. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and plan to attend a college or technical school. Good character considered over strong academic record. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications must be turned into Mrs. Demory in the guidance office by March 31st.
Donald Kiser Memorial Scholarship 3/31/17 One time $1,000 award for students who will major in chemistry, biochemistry or chemical engineering. Student must be entering their freshmen year of college in the fall at an accredited post-secondary educational institution. Applications are available in the scholarship filing cabinet.
Irma Jones Scholarship 3/31/17 Scholarship awarded to a high school senior that has completed coursework in the Family and Consumer Science Field or Health Occupations field. Student must plan to attend a community college, College or University. Applications are in the Scholarship filing cabinet. Please return applications to Mrs. Demory in the guidance office by March 31st.
LULAC National Scholarship* 3/31/17 Awarded to qualified Hispanic students who are enrolled or plan to enroll in a college or University. Awards range from $250 to $2,000. Applications are available in the scholarship filing cabinet.
*Optimist Club of Silvis 3/31/17 Three $500 scholarships will be given. Two references plus an essay detailing your goals, objectives and aspirations should accompany the application. Applications are available in the scholarship filing cabinet.
P. E. O Chapter KT Scholarship 4/1/17 $500 award to female senior high school student. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be in good standing during the current year. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet.
Society of Italian Americans* 4/1/17 $1,000 scholarship to a senior enrolling in a college or university the fall following high school graduation.  Any high school senior with at least one Italian ancestor is eligible.  A winner will be selected based on GPA and 2 required essays.
East Moline Police Benevolent Scholarship 4/3/17 Two $500 scholarships awarded to a student who plans to continue their education at a four-year college or University, a community college or vocational school. Student must plan on majoring in Law Enforcement. Applications are located in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications must be turned into Mrs. Demory in the guidance office by April 3rd.
Joseph F. Dhondt Memorial Scholarship 4/3/17 This is a $100 scholarship awarded to a student that plans to attend a college or University and study education and has a 3.0 GPA. Scholarships are in the filing cabinet.
Kiwanis UTHS Scholarship 4/8/17 Applicant must maintain a 2.5 GPA or higher and be a member in good standing with the Kiwanis Key Club at UT. Applications are in the Scholarship filing cabinet.
East Moline Youth Baseball Scholarship 4/13/17 Two $500 scholarships will be awarded. Applicant must prove enrollment in a Junior College, College or University. Applicant must have played 5 seasons in the East Moline Youth Baseball League. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications must be turned in to Mrs. Demory in the guidance office.
Jeff Leibovitz Scholarship 4/13/17 Two $500 awards are given out. Must have proof of enrollment in a junior college, College or University. Applicant will exhibit positive personal qualities and participate in at least one sport. Must have a 2.5 GPA. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications must be turned into Mrs. Demory in the guidance office by April 13th.
Walter Zude Scholarship 4/13/17 Awarded to a student planning on attending a vocational school, technical school, junior college or 4 year college or University to major in Computer Science. This scholarship is not based on financial need. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications need to be turned into Mrs. Demory in the guidance office.
S.O.A. R Scholarship 4/18/17 5 $1,000 scholarships to those seniors that exemplify the S.O.A. R characteristics: Strength, Opportunities, Achievement and Resolve. Applicants must fill out the application found in the contest section of WQAD.com by April 18th.
Colona Grade School PTA Scholarship 4/21/17 One time $500 award and one time $250 award to a graduating senior who also graduated from Colona Grade School. The applicant must be in the upper 50% of their class. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet.
*Silvis Rocket Booster Scholarship 5/1/17 $500 awarded to a graduating senior who plans to continue their education. Applicant must have graduated from Silvis and attended there for at least 6 years. Applications are available in the scholarship filing cabinet.
*SFD Silvis Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship 5/15/17 $250 Scholarship awarded to a student with a 2.5 GPA or higher that lives in the Silvis Fire District. Student must be an active volunteer in the community. Scholarships are in the filing cabinet.
*Rock Island County NAACP Education Scholarship 5/16/17 Three $500 scholarships to a student who is planning to pursue a degree or certification from an accredited college, University or Trade school. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet.
Morrie Unterschiendt Memorial Scholarship 5/19/17 This scholarship amount is based on the memorial golf tournament that is held every May in honor of Mr. Unterschiendts son who passed away after graduating from college. Applicant must have 2.5 GPA or above and attend a college or University in the Fall. Preference is given to students with financial need. Applications are in the scholarship filing cabinet. Applications need to be turned in to Mrs. Demory in the guidance office.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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