Independently Administered Scholarships

Auburn Rotary Club Scholarship : The Auburn Rotary Club has two (2), $1,500 scholarships available for graduating DeKalb High School seniors. Preferential consideration will be given to students seeking a technical or vocational post high school training.
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DeKalb Chamber Partnership : The DeKalb Chamber Partnership exists to connect business, community, and education in DeKalb County. We are a champion for business, catalyst for community, and convener for education. We believe investing in today’s students will produce quality talent tomorrow. The Chamber bridges the gap between employer and educator and opens the lines of communication in hopes of better preparing students for the workforce.  Our educational collaborations have led to milestone achievements in DeKalb County.

This scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior at each of the following schools: DeKalb Central, DeKalb Eastside, Garrett, Hamilton and Lakewood Park Christian in the amount of $500.  Applicants may pursue any field of study at any post-secondary institution.
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DeKalb County Farm Bureau Presidential scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School, Eastside High School, Garrett High School, Hamilton High School, or Lakewood Park Christian School (DeKalb County residents only) whose parent or guardian is a member of Indiana Farm Bureau, Inc. (either voting or associate) and must retain membership for the duration of the scholarship. Applicants may pursue any field of study at college, university, or technical school of recipients’ choice. At least two scholarships totaling $1,000 will be awarded.
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DeKalb Young Farmers scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School, Eastside High School, Garrett High School, Hamilton High School, or Lakewood Park Christian High School (DeKalb County residents only) studying an agriculture or consumer and family science related field.
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Delta Kappa Gamma Society scholarship is a one-time award of $500 to a female graduating senior from DeKalb High School, Eastside High School, Garrett High School, or Lakewood Park Christian High School (DeKalb County residents only) pursuing education.
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Robert and Rhoda Little scholarship is a renewable award of $1,000 per year (payable at $500/semester for up to four years) for one female and one male graduating senior from DeKalb High School (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study. Applicant must be a varsity letter winner and top 25% of his or her class.
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Earl and Marie Schulthess scholarship is a one-time award of $8,000 (payable at $1,000/semester for up to four years) to a graduating senior from Garrett High School (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study. Applicant must have a grade point average of 5.0 or higher.
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Marcile Watson and Marie Schulthess scholarship is a one-time award of $8,000 (payable at $1,000/semester for up to four years) to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study. Applicant must have a grade point average of 5.0 or higher.
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Tri Kappa – Academic scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study. Applicant must have ranked in the top 10% of his/her graduating class during both junior and senior years.
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Tri Kappa – Community Service scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study. Applicant must have actively participated in school, community and volunteer activities.
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Waterloo Lions Club scholarship is a one-time award of $2,500 to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School, (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing any field of study.

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Waterloo Lions Club – Vocational scholarship is a one-time award of $2,500 to a graduating senior from DeKalb High School, (DeKalb County, Indiana) pursuing a one- or two-year vocational degree.

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Unless otherwise specified, the application deadline February 20.

Please read the Application Instructions carefully before completing your Scholarship Cover Page and Scholarship Application.  If requested, complete a Letter of Recommendation Form for each letter of recommendation submitted.