ATTENTION Seniors of 2017

The following scholarships are available for June-September 2017.

Please note the qualifications and deadlines. Also note if you must apply online only. If there is a paper application, or other information, it is located in the black filing cabinet in the Counseling office, Room 226. Please be sure to note the postmark date and make sure YOU have all of the necessary documents (i.e. essays, recommendations, transcripts, ACT scores) well before that time so that YOU can mail it on or before the postmark date.


CAREER CRUISING has a link to local, state & regional scholarships. Go to and click on Local Scholarship Hub link.

Several scholarship opportunities for students who will be attending Scott Community College

The application for 2017–18 academic year scholarships through the BLACKHAWK COLLEGE FOUNDATION will be available March 1 through May 1, 2017 at

Check out this scholarship search site:


Justin Sharp Memorial Scholarship Two $1500.00 scholarships will be awarded to a male or female student that best exemplifies Justin’s passion, work ethic and dedication to academic and extra-curricular success. One recipient from RIHS and one from another QC area high school. Recipient must have a 3.25 or higher GPA. Applications are available in the counseling office Room 226. Applications must be received by June 1, 2017.

Iowa PGA Foundation A $1500.00 scholarship renewable for four years. Scholarship winners are selected on the basis of their interest and activity in golf, potential for future contributions to the game, leadership skills/community involvement, academic/professional ability and financial need. Application is available at Application is due June 16, 2017.

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program For students who will pursue postsecondary education at a community college or technical school in the fall of 2017. Apply online at Application deadline is June 15, 2017.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship This $100.00 scholarship is open to all US high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Apply online at Applications are due June 30, 2017.


Community Groth Scholarship Opportunity $1000.00 scholarship opportunity for seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who will attend college or university in the fall of 2017. Must write 500+ word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome. Apply online at Application deadline is July 31, 2017.

Chris & Pam Ontiveros Scholarship
A past or current member or volunteer of the Boys & Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley who will attend WIU-QC in 2017.
Must be enrolled for a minimum of 6.0 credit hours
Major: any WIU-Quad Cities majorDeadline to Apply: September
These factors are considered: GPA, Financial need, Community Involvement


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