Non-Local Scholarships

The following are non-local scholarship opportunities received in the College and Career Room during the current year and are applicable for the following school year.  They are posted on this page, on the CCR Scholarship Board and in the Naviance Program as they arrive.  Applications can be either directly downloaded, using the link provided, or can be accessed using the link.

No. Posted Sponsor Value Criterion Deadline
11. 4/18/17 2017 Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship $2500 Apply on-line at:; copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR); income documentation must be submitted online; proof og citizenship(If not born in the U.S.); applications submitted after 6/15/17 will be received on a rolling basis; awards are contingent on availability; H.S. grad; enrolled in a non-profit post secondary institution by Fall 2017; strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program; financial need(must be eliigible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FASFA);perserverance for overcoming adversity; involved in community service activities; 30 yrs or younger; U.S. citizen. For information and an application click HERE. 6/15/17
12. 4/20/17 Redefining Ready! National Scholarship Launch $varies

Seniors, tell the world how they are college, career and life ready beyond a single test score; submit a 30-second video on Twitter that uses one or more of the Redefining Ready! Metrics to demonstrate college and career readiness; 250 word essay.  For information and to apply click HERE.

13. 4/24/17 University of Iowa Scholarship $15,000

Male H.S. graduate with outstanding H.S. career, well rounded individual entering his first year at the University of Iowa. Online application. Min Requirements are: GPA of 3.4 or above; ACT score of 25 or higher (If applicable) or SAT score of 1130 or higher (if applicable).For information and to apply online click HERE.