Scholarships

  • Scholarships are added as they come into our office. Please look closely at the due date.  Scholarships will be removed from the website once the due date has passed.  

    Conservation Districts of Iowa Scholarship-Students interested in conservation or agriculture may be eligible for one of 3 awards valued at $4000, $3000 & $2000Please click here for more information.

    Morrison Tech Counselor's Choice Scholarship-Students seeking a degree in building & highway construction, computer-aided design & drafting or network administration may be eligible for up to $1000 to be used at Morrison Institute of Technology.  Please see your Guidance Counselor if interested. 

    Grand Lodge MCEC Technical Scholarship-Seniors that plan to enroll in a mechanical or trade course of study at an accredited Iowa Community College may be eligible.  For more information please click here.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2019.  Applications can also be found in the Guidance Office.   

    The Mary & Moriah Reiman Scholarship-One female graduate of City, West or Liberty High School will be awarded a $1000 scholarship.  The purpose of the scholarship is to recognize a young woman who has exhibited outstanding citizenship, scholarship, and concern for others throughout her high school years.  Applications may be found in the Guidance Office.  Deadline to apply is March 29, 2019

     DPO (District Parent Organization) Scholarship-Any senior planning to pursue a college education to prepare for a career in teaching may be eligible for an award of up to $1000.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is February 28, 2019.

    Iowa Automobile Scholarship-Students that are interested in pursuing an automotive-related field may be eleigible for a $2500 award.  Applications may be found in the Guidance Office.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2019.  

    First Friday Breakfast Club (FFBC) Scholarship-Students that are committed to reducing homophobia and increasing awareness and tolerance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues may be eligible for a $3000 scholarship.  Additional information may be found by clicking here.  Applications can be obtained in the Guidance Office.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2019.

    Homegrown Hawkeye Scholarship-The University of Iowa Rowing team is looking for female athletes who have never rowed but are driven to compete.  Students interested may be eligible for a full athletic scholarship.  There is a minimum height requirement of 5'9".  For more information, please click here.  The Iowa Rowing team will be hosting information clinics on December 29 and February 10 for any juniors and seniors interested.

    Hills Bank Leadership Grant-Current juniors that are involved in commmunity service, student group activities, have some work experience and maintain a G.P.A. of 2.8 or higher may be eligigle for a $1000 grant that may be used at any of Iowa's accredited two or four year in-state colleges, universities, or community colleges.  Please click here to apply.  Deadline for applications is March 1, 2019.

    SFM Foundation Scholarship-The SFM foundation provides scholarships to students whose parents were killed or serioulsly injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota or Iowa employers.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is March 31, 2019.

    Freddy Miranda Access Scholarship-Students that are giving of their time, caring for others and have a desire to improve the world may be eligible for scholarship.  First generation and those students that demonstrate financial need will be given priority.  If you are interested in being nominated for this award, please speak with your guidance counselor.  The deadline to be nominated is April 1, 2019.

    Quest Bridge College Prep Scholars Program-High-achieving high school juniors who exhibit strong personal character and come from households earning less than $65,000 annually, with minimal assets and are eligible for free or reduced lunch may be elligible for the program.  If you are interested in this opportunity please see your guidance counselor for a referral.  The application deadline is March 20, 2019.

    Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship-Any junior or senior that has previously participated in any Iowa Gaves events are eligible for a $1000 award.  There will be one male and one femal awarded the scholarship in the state of iowa.  Please click here for more information.  Deadline to apply is April 8, 2019.

    S.A.M.E., Rock Island Post-Students that have been accepted at an accredited engineering or science college, have a 3.2 or higher G.P.A. and have been involved in an engineering prep and/or math and science curriculum may be eligible for an award.  Please click here for more information. Deadline to apply is March 27, 2019.

    E.B. Green Scholarship-this award was created to provide financial assistance to K-12 students who demonstrate financial need and wish to attend educational/recreational summer programs on the University of Iowa campus.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is March 29, 2019.

    The "Growth Mindset" Scholarship-A $500 award will be given to a senior who has faced significant obstacles or barriers to learning, yet demonstrates a "growth mindset".  Students that have been involved with success centers, peer tutuors, AFT, etc. may be eligible.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2019.

    Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative Scholarship-20 $1000 awards will be given to students whose parents or guardians are members of Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative.  Click here for more information.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2019.

    Iowa City Area Association of Realtors (ICAAR) Scholarship-Students that attend a high school within the ICAAR service area may be eligible for an award.  There will be one $2000, one $1000 and four $500 awards given to students that have shown community involvement and service to others.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is March 30th, 2019.

    Student-View Scholarship Program-Students that log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area may be eligible for a scholarship.  The deadline to fill out the survey is April 22, 2019.

    Performance Therapies Scholarship-One award of $300 will be given to a college bound high school senior planning a career in the medical/health field.  Please click here for an application.  The deadline to apply is April 15, 2019.

    Rotarians Supporting Women Scholarship-Any senior female Johnson County resident that will be attending a trade/vocational or college/university in Iowa is eligible for an award of $1000. Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2019.

    Children's Cancer Connection Empowering Scholarships-Students that have been directly affected by childhood cancer either themselves or a sibling before the age of 18 and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year institution may be eligible for an award of up to $5000. Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is May 31,2019

    Doug Robertson Scholarship-A graduating senior from City or West whose health has presented additional challenges during high school may be eligible for a $500 award.   Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.  

    Gatens Memorial Scholarship-One $400 scholarship will be awarded to one senior at City High School and one senior at West High School for their athletic participation, good academic standing, community involvement and citizenship.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

    ICCSD Administrator Association Scholarship-One scholarship yet to be determined will be awarded to a West High graduating senior that plans to pursue a career in education.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

    Kanellis Memorial Scholarship-One $500 scholarship will be given to a West High senior that plans to attend the University of Northern Iowa to pursue a career in education.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

    Robert Stack Scholarship-One scholarship yet to be determined will be awarded to a West High graduatin senior who plans to attend the University of Iowa.  The award is based on academics, activities, volunteer/service, character, future potential and financial need.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

    Brian Cretzmeyer Music Scholarship-A $1000 award will be given to a graduating senior that plans to pursue an education music.  The eligible student must also demonstrate need by either qualifying for free/reduced lunch or attach proof of their EFC Expected Family Contribution).  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

    David Braverman Scholarship-A $500 award will be given to one senior at City, West and Liberty High School who have excelled in the area of community service.  Please click here for an application.  Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019. 

    Discover Student Loans is giving away a $5,000 scholarship each month this year! The earlier your college bound students and parents enter, the more chances they have to win 1 of the 12 scholarships available. Families can visitScholarship.CollegeCovered.com to enter today. Sweepstakes are open from February 2, 2019 through January 31, 2020.

    Herbert Hoover Uncommon Student Award-$11,500 award program for Iowa High School juniors that submit a project proposal and complete it throughout the summer months before their senior year.  Deadline for applications is March 15, 2019.  If interested please stop by the Guidance Office for a brochure.  

    Altrusa Scholarship-Four $1000 awards will be given to four young women pursuing higher education next fall.  Click here for an application. Click here for resume requirements.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2019.

    Witinok Advancing Science Education Award-Two or more awards ranging from $250-$750 will be available this spring to fund or subsidize the science experience of grades 7-12 students, to further the growth of education of grades 7-12 science staff, or to support a secondary school project that furthers sustainability in the schools or surroundings.  Click here for an online application. The application deadline is Friday April 5th