Midland High School presents our Annual Senior Honors Program, as well as the Senior Athletic Banquet, both to take place on Monday, May 18, 2020. This year due to current circumstances the honors program will take place virtually online. The link to the event will be posted on the Midland District Facebook page on Monday, May 18th at 6:30 pm. We ask that you tune in at the time and date listed prior as we will be recognizing our students for all their hard work over the last four years.
FFA Scholarships - Numerous scholarships available for FFA and non-FFA members. For more info, go to FFA.ORG/SCHOLARSHIPS
The Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Program - Scholarships are based on need, scholastic standing and ability. Minimum of at least “C” average. Open to IL students who wish to pursue any post-secondary education including vocational or technical training. Scholarship application can be found by clicking Forms at the top of the webpage. www.ioof-il.org
AXA Achievement Scholarship - Over $1.4 million awarded. Scholarships in the amount of $2,500, $10,000, and $25,000. A winner will be chosen in every state, and in every community where AXA has a presence (including central IL). Only a limited number of applications will be accepted. Click here for more info and application
Kids Chance of Illinois Scholarship - To be eligible for a scholarship grant, applicants must have a parent who has been killed or seriously injured as a result of a work related accident that meets the criteria of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and that has resulted in demonstrated financial need. For more info, go to http://www.kidschanceofillinois.com/SCHOLARSHIPS/
Hy-vee Scholarships - Scholarship available for employees of Hy-vee. Click here for application
The Illinois PTA Scholarship - An achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students entering an education related field of study are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Click here for application
WalMart or Sam’s Club Associates Scholarship - This scholarship is available for current employees and dependents. Click here for more info
Mediacom World Class Scholarship Program - The selection of these $1,000 scholarship recipients is based on: Academic Achievement: demonstrated by high school grade point average information (GPA) and class ranking. Leadership: based on self-reliance, initiative and creative ability in school and out, as reflected in the applicant’s personal essay. Additional determining factors include: • Participation in school activities. • Honors received. • References of two educators from the school. • Participation in community activities. Click here for application
The Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Application System - The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women studying baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. In 2016, SWE awarded approximately 230 new and renewed scholarships valued at over $750,000. Application Period is March 1st-May 1st. Click here for more info
IL Lumber and Material Dealers Association Scholarship - These scholarships will assist and encourage qualified students to further or continue their interest in selecting the lumber and building materials field as a career. The number of scholarships and the dollar amount for each will be determined by the Foundation, but each scholarship will be not less than $500 and not more than $1,000. Click here for scholarship
KFC REACH Educational Grant Program - The REACH Educational Grant Program® helps employees at participating KFC restaurants pursue their dreams of going to college. Employees of any age, any position, pursuing any degree can receive money to help them attend the accredited four-year or two-year college of their choice. The money can also be used at trade/vocational schools. Click here for details
At the Heart of a Growing America Scholarships - 1st Farm Credit Services will be distributing 24 - $1,500 scholarships to high school seniors who plan to further their education in an agriculture or agriculture-related field. For more info, go to www.1stfarmcredit.com
Farm Credit Illinois Agriculture Scholarship Program - Thirty $2,000 scholarships are available to high school seniors with agricultural career aspirations, planning to enroll in an agriculture-based college curriculum next fall. Scholarship Page
Horatio Alger National Association Career and Technical Scholarship - Available for students who are planning to pursue a career or technical program. Students must demonstrate financial need, community service, and overcoming adversity. The application will open in March. Scholarship up to $2500 are available. Click here for more info
Nursing Education Scholarship Program - Scholarships available for students pursuing a certificate in nursing, an Associate’s degree in nursing, a hospital-based diploma in nursing or a Bachelor’s degree in nursing and demonstrate the greatest financial need among qualified students. Application submission period is May 1st-May 30th. Click here for details
Acorn Equality Fund - Awards $1000 to $5000 scholarships to Gay, Lesibian, Bisexual, Transgender (GLBT) persons and their children residing in Illinois who plan to attend any accredited, post-secondary educational facility. http://www.acornequalityfund.org/
Illinois Chemical Education Foundation - Awards $2,00 Scholarships. Open to All Future Chemists, Chemical Engineers, Environmental Engineers or High School Chemistry Teachers. https://www.cicil.net/high-school-scholarship-application
Ron Brown Scholar Program Award - 20 or more students receive $10,000 annually for 4 years. Open to Black/African American and current high school seniors who have demonstrated academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service activities and have demonstrated financial need. www.ronbrown.org
American Legion Scholarship Award or the American Legion Trade School Scholarship Award-Click here for more details.
CareerLink has federally funded grant money available to those living in Marshall county and the surrounding areas. Grants that can assist students up to $22,000 towards material needed when pursuing a vocational and technical training certificate.
You may also contact our CareerLink representative Tami Rouse 309-364-4120 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Chief William T. Bauer Scholarship Fund
The William T. Bauer Scholarship Fund is a charitable foundation for assisting area residents and their communities. The fund provides academic scholarships to qualifying residents furthering their education in law enforcement, who are current residents in Stark, Marshall, Henry and Bureau counties. The fund commemorates the dedication and bravery of Chief William T. Bauer, who was killed in the line of duty in a tragic car accident on August 6, 2010.
This Scholarship of $1,000 is to be used towards the costs of tuition and other fees.