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ScholarshipCriteria (Includes, but not limited to):Scholarship Amount/Stipulations:How to Get Application?Due Date
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Elks Most Valuable Student-Current high school seniors
-Applicants do not need to be related to an Elks member
-Students pursuing a four-year degree in a US college or university
-500 four-year scholarships will be awarded ranging from $1,000-$7,500 per yearhttps://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfmNovember 13,2023
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National Honor Society Scholarship-Current high school senior in National Honor Society
-Must be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US college or university after high school
-Scholarship recipients selected based on their demonstration of the four pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character
-575 semifinalists will receive $3,200
-24 finalists will receive $5,625
-1 national finalist will receive $25,000
NHS Scholarship websiteNovember 30, 2023, at 4:00 pm
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The Hagan Scholarship-Must have 4.375 GPA or above
-Must be attending a 4 year college or university
-Applicant's adjusted gross household income reported for 2022 tax purposes must not have exceeded $85,000
-Up to $7,500 each semester for up to eight consecutive semestersHagan Scholarship Foundation WebsiteDecember 1, 2023
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Golden Apple Scholarship-Students attending Illinois high schools that are pursuing a career in education-Up to $23,000 in total finanical assistance
-Extensive classroom teaching experience, mentoring, and job placement assistance
Golden Apple Scholarship ApplicationDecember 1, 2023
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Quad Cities Community Foundation Scholarships-Multiple scholarships available through the Foundation.
-Quad City Regional Auto Show Scholarship for a student planning to attend college for an automotive program.
-Various amounts depending on scholarshipQuad Cities Community Foundation

Quad Cities Regional Auto Show Scholarhip Application
Various application deadlines. Auto scholarship is due by Sunday, January 21, 2024.
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IVCC Foundation Scholarship-Must have applied to IVCC
-Must be attending IVCC for the 2024-2025 school year
-Various amounts depending on scholarshipIVCC Foundation ScholarshipFebruary 8, 2024
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CBAI Foundation for Community Banking Scholarship-Current high school senior that will be continuing his/her education after high school
-Short essay required about the importance of community banks
-Scholarship amounts range from $500-$4,000https://www.northcentralbank.com/community-center/in-the-communityFebruary 12, 2024 to Counseling Office
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IAA Foundation Scholarships-Must be going to college and majoring in agriculture, agribusiness, or an ag-related course of study
-Separate scholarship available for students enrolling in a truck driver training program
-95 awards given out in various amountsIAA Foundation ScholarshipFebruary 15, 2024
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Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation-Seniors pursuing a degree in an agriculture-related field or attending a trade school with a focus on an agriculture related specialty-Various amounts depending on scholarshipFarm Bureau ScholarshipFebruary 29, 2024
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Starved Rock Country Community Foundation Scholarships-Multiple scholarships are available through the foundation in many different areas-Various amounts depending on the scholarship ranging from $500-$10,000Starved Rock Country Community Foundation Scholarship Directory No later than 5:00 pm on March 1, 2024
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"What Fuels You" Marquis Scholarship-Must be enrolling in college, graduate school, or a technical institute for the Fall 2024 semester
- Must reside within a 90-mile radius of Marquis Energy located in Hennepin, IL

- A total of $10,000 will be awarded, with up to (2) $2,500 winners
Marquis Scholarship Application Documents
March 1, 2024

Send applications to Haley at haleyherr@marquisinc.com
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Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce Agricultural Scholarship-Applicant must be a high school senior in Bureau County
-Pursuing an agriculture or agriculture-related field at a college, university, or community college
-Various amounts to be determinedSalute to Ag 2024 ScholarshipMarch 1, 2024
-Dropped off or mailed to:
Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce
Prouty-Zearing Community Building
435 South Main Street
Princeton, IL 61356
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Township of Illinois Scholarship-Must be a graduating senior planning to attend a college/university in Illinois
-Must be a US citizen and resident of IL
-Must have a history of extracurricular activities that demonstrates a willingness to accept leadership responsibilities, and/or a willingness to serve the community
-Must submit a 500-word essay on the role of township government in today's society and in the future that will include information gained from an interview with an elected township official
-Seven $2,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2024TOI Scholarship ApplicationMarch 1, 2024
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Gordon Shipp Memorial Scholarship-High school senior living in the Illinois Valley area that plans to pursue a career in Wildlife Conservation or Fishery
-Submit an essay of 1,000 words or less describing your interests and goals of this career choice. Be sure to include your full name, address, and phone number.
-$500 scholarshipSee Ms. Claire with any questionsPostmarked by March 1, 2024, and mailed to:
Illinois Valley Whitetails Unlimited
c/o Mike Carrow
1010 N. Gosse Street
Princeton, IL 61356
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Illinois Municipal Utilities Association Scholarship-High school seniors whose parents or legal guardians are residential customers of an IMUA member utility-Multiple $1,000 scholarshipsIMUA Scholarship GuidelinesEmailed or mailed by March 8, 2024
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Tri-County Opportunities CouncilApplicant Must:
- Household income must be equal to or less than specific income guidelines (see website for details)
- Be planning to attend an accredited Illinois post-secondary educational institution during the fall of 2024
- Applicant must be a resident of Bureau, Carroll, LaSalle, Lee, Marshall, Ogle, Putnam, Stark, or Whiteside Counties
-At least 12 scholarships worth up to $1,250https://tcochelps.org/scholarships/Application and all required documentation must be postmarked by March 15, 2024, and mailed to:
Scholarship Committee
Tri-County Opportunities Council
P.O. Box 610
Rock Falls, IL 61071
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Hispanic Partnership Council ScholarshipApplicant Must:
- Be a Latino/Hispanic senior student
- Planning to attend an accredited 2 or 4 year college or technical school after high school graduation
- Have a grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 5.0 scale
- Provide transcript and two letters of recommendation
-$500 scholarshipHPC Scholarship Application-College

HPC Scholarship Application-Trade School
March 18, 2024, to the Counseling Office
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Hall Education Association Scholarship-Applicant must be a Hall High School graudating senior with a minimum 3.5 GPA
-Student must be pursuing a career in education
-$500 scholarshipHEA Scholarship ApplicationMarch 23, 2024, to the Counseling Office
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Bureau County Democratic Party Scholarship FoundationApplicant Must:
- Be a graduating senior from Hall High School
- Plan to attend a four-year, two-year, or technical institution in the Fall
- Please see application for more information about specific preferences
-$500 scholarshipBureau County Democratic Party Scholarship ApplicationMarch 25, 2024
Emailed to:
wilkin.rick@gmail.com
OR
Mailed to:
Bureau County Democratic Party Scholarship Foundation
934 N. Main St.
Princeton, IL 61356
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Gordon and Kathy Virgo Scholarship- Applicants must be currently enrolled at Hall High School
- Financial need will be a factor in the selection process
- The applicant must complete a short essay on why they are choosing a career in the field of education
- Two letters of recommendation must be submitted
$1,000 scholarshipVirgo ScholarshipDue by March 28, 2024, at 3:00 p.m. to the Counseling Office
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VFW Art Contest and Scholarships-Current high school students
-See applications for details
-Scholarship prizes ranging from $500-$15,0003-Dimensional Patriotic Art
Patriotic Art Contest
March 31, 2024
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Shirley and Dale Espel Memorial Scholarship ProgramApplicant must:
-Reside in Bureau County
-Have demonstrated Christian service
-Have leadership, community service, academic achievement, and extracurricular activities experience in high school
$1,000 scholarshipPrinceton Closet Scholarship

Scholarship Information
April 1, 2024
-Emailed to theprincetoncloset@gmail.com or mailed to:
The Princeton Closet
Scholarship Committee
2026 N. Main Street
Princeton, IL 61356
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Brandner Memorial Agriculture Scholarship-Current senior at Hall, La Moille, or SBA
-Planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college program studying an agriculture-related field
-$500 scholarshipBrandner Memorial Ag Scholarship ApplicationApplications should be at North Central Bank by April 1, 2024.
Mail to:
North Central Bank
Attn: Deb Schultz
P.O. Box 427
Ladd, IL 61329
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Financial Plus Credit Union Scholarship-The applicant must be a primary member in good standing with Financial Plus Credit Union
-Must be attending a college, university, or trade school full-time next year
-Must have a 3.75/5.0 GPA or higher
-Ten $500 scholarships
-Ten $250 "Bucks for Books" scholarships
Scholarship Criteria
Scholarship Application
April 5, 2024
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Hall High School Annual Scholarships:
- Trovillo Scholarship
- Franckey Scholarship
- Baker Scholarship
- Power Mechanics Club Scholarship in Honor of Dominic Rochetto
- Power Mechanics Club Scholarship in Honor of Patrick Mahoney
Please see the next 5 rows for specifics on each scholarshipSelection Criteria:
All scholarships administed by Hall High School use a 100 point rating scale, further divided into four subcategories:
a) Academic Records, 20 points
b) Test Scores, 15 points
c) School Activities, 5 points
d) Financial Need, 60 points
Each of the entries provided by the applicant are double-checked for accuracy fron each student's records, and verification or reported family income through federal or state income tax returns
Applications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Trovillo ScholarshipTrovillo Scholarship - Available to any senior student, without restriction, who wishes to pursue a four-year university program leading to a Bachelor's DegreeTotal amount divided into four installments, one for each year of college work, typically around $500 a year

Note: This scholarship can be deferred to the final two years of learning- frequently done by recipients who attend their first two years at IVCC or a community college prior to going to a Univeristy of their choice
Applications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Franckey Scholarship
Available to students who intend to enroll in a two-year secretarial science program at IVCC in general secretarial work, secretarial accounting, and court reporting

Flat, one-time grant of around $450
Applications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Baker ScholarshipAvailable to students interested in pursuing a career in nursingDepending on the amount of the scholarship, it may be divided into equal amounts forl two or three years, if it is less than $500 then it will be a one-time award for the full amountApplications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Power Mechanics Club Scholarship in Honor of Dominic Rochetto
Available to a student who is planning on pursuing a certificate or degree program in automotive technology
Approximately $500Applications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Power Mechanics Club Scholarship in Honor of Patrick MahoneyAvailable to qualified students interested in pursuing a career in the field of engineering, consideration will be given to students who are intending to pursue a certificate or degree program in automotive technologyPower Mechanics Club Scholarship in Honor of Patrick Mahoney - Approximately $200Applications can be found in the counseling office or at the following link:
Hall Anual Scholarships Application
Application due to the counseling office by Friday, April 12th at 10:00 am or emailed to Ms. Claire by the same date/time.
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Zearing Scholarship-Must graduate from a high school in Bureau County
-Must have been accepted for admission to the University of Illinois
-To be determinedZearing Scholarship InformationMay 1, 2024
-Must be mailed or emailed to the ROE by 4:00 pm
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The City of Spring Valley Police Department Public Service ScholarshipApplicant Must Be:
- A high school senior, under the age of 21, on track to graduate from Hall or St. Bede
- Planning to enroll full-time in a two or four year college or university
- Actively and substantially involved in community service, having completed at least 50
hours of community service during high school
- In good academic standing with a B+ average
- Able to demonstrate an exemplary record of school and community involvement
- (2) $500, one for HHS student and one for SBA studentSVPD Public Service ScholarshipApplication available March 1, 2024, and due by June 1, 2024, either in person at the SVPD or emailed to acurran@police.spring-valley.il.us
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