The Community Foundation of Noble County is now accepting applications for the 2019 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at midnight.
This scholarship is for four years of full tuition and required fees awarded to one well-rounded high school senior who resides in Noble County, that will receive a diploma from an accredited Indiana high school by the end of June 2019, and will pursue a full-time baccalaureate course of study at an accredited public or private nonprofit college or university in Indiana. Students must achieve a high school grade point average of at least 3.80 on a 4.00 scale at the time of application. Students need to be well-rounded seniors through their community service, volunteerism and extracurricular activities and work experience as well as leadership roles.
Top Honor Finalists for this scholarship will be posted on our website www.CFNoble.org on Friday, October 12, 2018 and an interview, if selected, will be Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 6 pm at the Community Foundation of Noble County located at 1599 Lincolnway South, Ligonier, Indiana.
Applicants will be required to complete three essay questions and contact two references. Applicants may not round up their GPA.
Applications are available now online at www.CFNoble.org and click on the Scholarship tab, create an account to complete the application.
Applicants should not wait until the last day to start the application process. References will need time to complete the online form. Students are encouraged to work with their Guidance Offices for more scholarship opportunities. Guidance Offices have the best resources for many different scholarships available. Questions can be directed to Jennifer Shultz at the Community Foundation of Noble County by calling 260-894-3335 or email Jennifer@CFNoble.org.