Scholarship Opportunities

The Foundation offers scholarships for high school graduates, adult students, full-time, part-time, traditional and non-traditional students. Scholarships can only be used for tuition and fees.

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

The deadline to apply for 2023 has passed. The process for 2024 will begin in the fall of 2023.
  • This scholarship provides full tuition, required fees and up to $900 for required books and equipment for up to eight semesters or 12 quarters of undergraduate study on a full-time basis leading to a baccalaureate degree at an accredited private or public college or university in Indiana.
  • Applicants must live in Blackford County, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and be on track to graduate by June 30, 2023 with a diploma from an accredited high school and plan to pursue a full-time baccalaureate course of study at an accredited public or private college or university in Indiana.
  • Applications are due Thursday, August 18, 2022 by 4:30 PM
  • Click here to download an application

High School Scholarships

  • 65+ different scholarships
  • Available to graduating high school seniors living in Blackford County
  • 1 universal application for all scholarships
  • Application opens: Thursday, January 5, 2023
  • Application closes: Thursday, February 2, 2023
  • Click here to submit your application

Post-Secondary Scholarships

  • Available to college students or adults pursuing a post-secondary education living in Blackford County
  • 1 universal application for all scholarships
  • Applications open: Thursday, May 4, 2023
  • Application closes: Thursday, June 29, 2023
  • Click here to submit your application