Community Foundation Online Scholarship Application Available

The Community Foundation is pleased to announce up to $46,000 in scholarship grant awards available from various charitable scholarship endowments.   Applicants should use the application now available online at www.dccommunityfoundation.org.  Paper applications are no longer being used.

To access the scholarship application, log on to the website, click on the SCHOLARSHIPS button on the right side of the home page and then the 2014 Scholarship Application .  Deadline for application submission  is 4:00 p.m. on March 1, 2014.

Student eligibility for scholarship consideration is determined by his or her respective high school (they are graduating from or have graduated from) and the specific criteria of each scholarship.

Scholarships are available to graduating Seniors of all Dubois County High Schools include:

Doris A. Ackerman and Family Nursing Scholarship

Raphael Blessinger Memorial Scholarship

Sarah Gobert Scholarship Fund

Mabel L. Kuebler Nursing Scholarship

Parke-Bell Ltd. Scholarship Fund

Mildred E. Schwinghammer Nursing Scholarship

Denise Davis Thompson Hearing Impaired Scholarship Fund

Holland National Bank Community Scholarship and Ronald E. Blesch Memorial Scholarship

Previous recipients of some specific Dubois County Community Foundation Scholarships may apply again using the online application for consideration of that award.  A past recipient must be able to identify the scholarship they previously received by name and indicate it on the application.

Scholarships that allow previous recipients to apply again include:

  • Doris A. Ackerman and Family Nursing Scholarship
  • Critser Family Scholarship
  • Sarah Gobert Scholarship Fund
  • Dale W. Helmerich Boy Scout Troop 181 Scholarship
  • Holland National Bank Community Scholarship and the Ronald E. Blesch Memorial Scholarship
  • Kelly M. Krodel Special Education Scholarship
  • Mabel L. Kuebler Nursing Scholarship
  • Parke-Bell Ltd. Scholarship Fund
  • Marcia Scanlon Scholarship
  • Al and Rosina Schuler Family Scholarship
  • Mildred E. Schwinghammper Nursing Scholarship
  • Ruby and Dick Smith Scholarship
  • Steinkamp Family Scholarship
  • Denise Davis-Thompson Hearing Impaired Scholarship Fund

There are two additional scholarships that provide opportunities to individuals who have graduated high school:

Kelly M. Krodel Special Education Scholarship

Dubois County high school graduates that are in their second through fourth year of college, pursuing a degree in the fields of Special Education, Speech Therapy or any other rehabilitation program leading to the service of special needs children.

Orlan “Mockey” Lett Scholarship

Current college students or non-traditional students who reside in or have permanent residence in the Southwest Dubois School Corporation.

For any scholarship related questions or assistance, contact the Foundation at 482-5295.