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Scholarship Guide

This scholarship guide was created by program staff at The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County to provide guidance and tips to students who are applying for the Foundation’s scholarships.

Scholarships at The Community Foundation are competitive. Writing essays, gathering activity information, and coordinating letters of recommendation can take a significant amount of time. We hope that this guide provides you with the tools to submit a scholarship application.

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The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County utilizes a common application to match you to the scholarships you qualify for. Create your account, start your application, and answer some basic questions about yourself. When you finish, you will be directed to your dashboard. Your dashboard will indicate any follow-ups you take to complete your applications. These may include additional essays, letters of recommendation and short answer questions. Your dashboard will also It will also show you the scholarships that you have been applied to.

You can sign-in anytime to complete your application or required follow-ups. If you are awarded a scholarship, additional action items will appear in your dashboard no later than May 11, 2019.

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Sarah E. Adams Scholarship

Award Amount$7,200

  • Delaware County high school
  • Female member of high school golf team
  • Planning to attend an Indiana college or university
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Gary W. Addison Scholarship

Award Amount$500

  • Delaware County high school
  • 3.0 GPA or Higher
  • Plan to major in k-12 education
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Patricia K. and Franklyn D. Brinkman, Sr. Nursing Scholarship

Award Amount$4,500

  • Ball State University
  • Enrolled in Nursing Program
  • Graduate of a Delaware County high school
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Michael Brodhead Scholarship

Award Amount$1,100

  • Delaware County high school
  • Maintained good scholastic standing
  • Overcome a physical disability
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J. Burgess Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Ball State University
  • Miller College of Business
  • Graduate of a Delaware County high school
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E.A. and E.E. Burgess Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Ball State University
  • College of Applied Science and Technology
  • Graduate of Muncie Central High School or Connersville Senior High School
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Ashley Burgauer Scholarship

Award Amount$500

  • Delaware County high school
  • Planning to study nursing
  • 3.5 GPA or higher
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Adam Cline Scholarship

Award Amount$550

  • Delaware County high school
  • Overcome a hardship, including a physical disablity
  • Solid student
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Max V. Creviston and Nellie Cathrine Creviston Scholarship

Award Amount$20,000

  • Cowan Jr./Sr. High School
  • Preference is given to students entering the field of engineering
  • Plan to attend post-high school institution
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Delaware Community School Corporation Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Delta High School
  • Evidence of scholarship, diligence and citizenship
  • Display productive leadership in the community
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Delta Eagles Wrestling Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Delta High School
  • Wrestled during senior year
  • Consideration given to academic performance
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Tom Devine Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$925

  • Delta High School
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Plan to attend an accredited Indiana college or university
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East Central Opportunities Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Ivy Tech Community College
  • Displaced worker
  • Resident of Delaware County
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eKeeper Systems Unparalleled Excellence Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Delaware County high school
  • Science or computer science major
  • Top 10% of class
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Hurley C. and Fredine (Wynn) Goodall Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Ivy Tech Community College
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Minority student
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Zach Greenwalt Scholarship

Award Amount$4,000

  • Wes-Del High School
  • Positive character and citizenship
  • 2.0 GPA or higher
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Ollie Mae Hammond Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Delaware County high school
  • Attend Antioch Baptist Church youth group
  • Graduating senior
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Sue Harris Unsung Hero Scholarship

Award Amount$1,500

  • Wapahan High School
  • 1.67 - 3.3 GPA
  • Participated in community service activities
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Jenny Haskell Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Monroe Central High School
  • 3.5 GPA or higher
  • Recipient of a varsity letter
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Michele Barnhart Hires Scholarship

Award Amount$1,500

  • Daleville Jr./Sr. High School
  • Planning to attend Indiana post-secondary school, or
  • Planning to attend Pepperdine University
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Janice Paige Hughes Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Enrolled at an Indiana college or university
  • Majoring in special education
  • At least in third year of studies
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Jon Hunter Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Wes-Del High School
  • Participated in a school sport
  • Demonstrated high moral character
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Lathrop P. Johnson Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Delaware County high school
  • Major, or dual major, in Foreign Language
  • 3.0 GPA
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E.K. Keesling Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$1,500

  • Wapahani High School
  • Perry Township resident, or
  • Grandchild or great-grandchild of a graduate of Center School in Perry Township
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Alice Miriam Kitselman Scholarship

Award Amount$450

  • Burris Laboratory School
  • Planning to study medicine or surgery
  • Graduating senior
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Jim Leffler Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$500

  • Yorktown High School
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Consideration to sportsmanship and academics
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Robbin S. Lindsey Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$500

  • Yorktown High School
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Member of the Yorktown High School Swim Team or Yorktown Swim Club
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Carolyn A. Lucas Scholarship

Award Amount$1,600

  • Yorktown High School
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Outstanding high school chemistry student
Picture for Robert and Wanda McKibben Scholarship

Robert and Wanda McKibben Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Yorktown High School
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Demonstrated good citizenship
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Grace K. Maring Scholarship

Award Amount$900

  • Wapahani High School
  • Completed three years of high school at Wapahani
  • Planning for post-high school studies
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Dr. William J. and Thelma V. McNabney Memorial Scholarship

Award AmountUp to $28,000

  • Delaware County high school
  • Involved in extra-curricular activities
  • Demonstrated financial need
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Dr. Albert O. Miller III Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Cowan Jr./Sr. High School
  • 3.2 GPA or higher
  • Plan to attend an Indiana college or university
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Muncie Southside Spirit Scholarship

Award Amount$1,050

  • Muncie Central High School
  • Attended Muncie Southside Middle School or Wilson Middle School
  • Rank in the top 20% of the class
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Murray's Jewelers Scholarship

Award Amount$2,500

  • Delaware County high school
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Plan to study fine arts or business
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Jerry Parrish Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Muncie Central High School
  • Planning to attend post-secondary institution in Indiana
  • Consideration to academics and extracurriculars
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Owen H. Ramey Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$1,500

  • Cowan Jr./Sr. High School and resident of Monroe Township
  • Planning to obtain a baccalaureate degree
  • Display self motivation and/or honorable conduct
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Arthur D. and Josephine M. Robling Scholarship

Award Amount$2,000

  • Delaware County high school
  • 2.5 GPA or higher
  • Good moral character and a good citizen
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Ross Family Autism Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Delaware County high school or high school in Davis County, Utah
  • Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
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Kathleen Rozelle-Camplin Scholarship

Award Amount$2,600

  • Daleville Jr./Sr. High School
  • Planning to attend an institute of post high school studies
  • Consideration to citizenship
Picture for Nicholas Brooks Sherfy Memorial Scholarship

Nicholas Brooks Sherfy Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Cowan Jr./Sr. High School
  • 2.3 - 3.3 GPA
  • Participated in an athletic activity
Picture for Charles W. and Jane (Klipsch) Thomas Scholarship

Charles W. and Jane (Klipsch) Thomas Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Delaware County high school
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Extracurriculars that are academic in nature
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Robert L. Thompson Scholarship

Award Amount$550

  • Muncie Central High School
  • 2.5 GPA or higher
  • African American male
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George and Nelda Van Laningham Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Ball State University
  • Enrolled in the Small Business program
  • Enrolled in the Entrepreneurship program
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Rex A. Waldo II Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Yorktown High School
  • Planning to major in Computer Science, Health Sciences, or related field
  • 2.35 to 3.5 GPA range
Picture for Bobby Watters Scholarship

Bobby Watters Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Daleville Jr./Sr. High School
  • Participated in a varsity sport during senior year
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
Picture for Burris Class of 1949 Angie Wilson Scholarship

Burris Class of 1949 Angie Wilson Scholarship

Award Amount$1,000

  • Burris Laboratory School
  • Excels in academic work
  • Intends to become a teacher
Picture for Charles L. Whitehair Memorial Scholarship

Charles L. Whitehair Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount$500

  • Delaware County high school
  • Involved with 4-H or FFA
  • Major in Agriculture or Business
Picture for Wilfred Wingate Scholarship

Wilfred Wingate Scholarship

Award Amount$1,800

  • Ball State University
  • Graduate of Delaware County high school
  • Enrolled in Nursing Program
Picture for Yorktown Lions Club Scholarship

Yorktown Lions Club Scholarship

Award AmountVaries

  • Yorktown High School
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Display good citizenship

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