EPJ Local Scholarships

Link to ** Common Scholarship Application Form **

(NOTE: When using an online fillable PDF form, save the document to your computer before completing the form.)

Scholarship Name
 

Due Date

$ Amount

SD School

Requirement
 

1st Financial Bank

03/22/17

$500

Yes

Attend an accredited SD college, university, vocational/technical school, or a community college on a full-time basis (Mail completed application)

Agnes Murphy

04/03/17

$2000 (2)

Yes

Must attend a SD university or college and maintain a 2.5 GPA in college (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

allPOINTS Health Services / Dr. Slattery / Dr. Johnson

03/22/17

$150

 

3.5 or above GPA and plan to pursue an education at a 4-year college (Give completed application to Counselor)

Ashley Kay Zeller Memorial

03/22/17

$500

 

Application consists of high school activities and community service (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Bert L. Smith American Legion Auxiliary

 

$100

 

Family member who belongs to the Bert L. Smith Post or Auxiliary or attended Boys or Girls State (Auxiliary members will meet in March 2017 to determine if they will offer the scholarship for the 16-17 school year)

City of Elk Point Basin Electric

02/19/17

$1,000

 

Parent/guardian must buy power from the City of Elk Point (Deliver completed application)
  

City of Elk Point Employee

02/19/17

$1,000

 

Parent/guardian is an employee of the City of Elk Point (Deliver completed application)
* This application is sent to corporate and is considered along with all of the student of a city employee applications.

Clay Rural Water Grant Assistance Program

03/01/17

$500 (3)

 

Member or children of members of Clay Rural Water System (Mail completed application - postmarked no later than 3/1/2017)
  

Community Service--Lisa Bernard-Wochlarowicz Memorial

04/03/17

Approx

$500

 

Senior who has been involved in community service and has a 2.25 GPA or above (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Eagle #2421

04/15/17

$500 (2)

 

A 2.0 or above GPA and show financial need (Mail completed application, application must be received by April 15th)
  

EPJ Activities Boosters

03/22/17

$250 (4)

 

Student planning to attend a college, university, or vocational school (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

EPJ Music Boosters

03/22/17

$250 (2)

 

Senior who has participated in 8 semesters of high school music, vocal, band, or both (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Elk Point Volunteer Fire Department

03/22/17

$500

Yes

Must attend a SD school, have a 2.0 or above GPA, and be an EPJ student for 2+ years (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Independent Order of Odd Fellows


$500

(1-2)

Yes

3/3/17 I am checking on this scholarship - I do not think they are offering it any longer.

Senior who has current (2nd quarter) GPA of 2.5 or higher and is planning to attend a SD school. See counselor for information on local lodge member signature. (Mail completed application)

Leona Gronvold PEO

03/22/17

$500

 

Must be a female EPJ graduate who will be attending a college, university, or vocational technical school in the fall (Give completed application to Counselor)

Masonic Lodge of Elk Point

03/22/17

$1,000

 

Senior who plans to enroll at 2 or 4 year college, university, or vocational school (Mail completed application)
  

Mike Bird Memorial

04/03/17

Approx

$300

 

Current member of athletic squad and a GPA of 2.0 or above (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Mildred Fowler Weinberg

03/22/17

Approx

$1000

Yes

Must show financial need and attend an accredited SD college, university, or trade school (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--Clarence "Pealy" Fowler

04/03/17

Approx

$1,000

 

Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--Donald D. Fowler

04/03/17

Approx

$1,000

 

A student going to a 4-year college or university. Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--Sophia Fowler

04/03/17

Approx

$1,000

 

Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--John Kalstad & Midge Fowler-Kalstad

04/03/17

Approx

$1,000

 

Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--Lisa A. Deen Memorial

04/03/17

Approx

$500

 

Maintain 3.0 or above GPA and plan to attend a college to earn a Bachelor's degree. Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

Need Scholarship--Rueben & Babe Schaht Memorial

04/03/17

Approx

$400

 

Student planning to earn a Bachelor's degree. Need and grades (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

North Sioux Dental Care

03/22/17

$500

 

EPJ graduating senior (Mail completed application)
  

Sandy/Roger Schaffer

03/22/17

$1,000 (2)

 

Attendance, activities, leadership, and community and church involvement (one female and one male will be selected) (Give completed application to Counselor)

St. Agnes #687, Catholic Daughters of America

04/01/17

$300

 

Catholic boy or girl who is involved in church activities and in service to others (Mail completed application)
  

State Bank of Alcester


$500

 

Present customer at the State Bank of Alcester (Mail completed application)
  

Union County Electric/Basin Electric

02/01/17

$1,000

 

Parent/guardian must be Union County Electric member consumer (Deliver completed application)
  

VFW

03/22/17

$1000

 

Senior must have 2.0 or above GPA, have a minimum of 3 years at EPJ, and show financial need (Give completed application to Counselor)
  

WAB

03/22/17

$500

 

Demonstrates a robust work ethic, humanitarian qualities, and a plethora of extracurricular activities (Give completed application to Counselor)

Wally and Connie Hellwig Erickson

04/03/17

$500

USD

Plans to attend USD, GPA between 2.5-3.3, involvement in extracurricular/community service activities, and has leadership potential (Give completed application to Counselor)

American Legion

03/22/17

$500

 

Immediate family member who is or was a member of the Amerian Legion (any post) or any student who attended Boys or Girls State. GPA 2.0 or higher. (Mail completed application)

John W. & Mary H. Curry

04/03/17

$575

SDSU

Student planning to attend SDSU, and/or study in the College of Agriculture & Biological Sciences and/or be a member of R.O.T.C. If no applicants are going into ROTC, and no applicants are majoring in College of Agriculture & Biological Sciences then the scholarship will go to the applicant with the highest cumulative GPA. (Give completed application to Counselor)

Community Scholarship (CEOG)

04/10/17

 

 

Any senior who is going to continue their education after high school can apply. Seniors must apply in the spring. Students must start college within one year of high school graduation in order to collect the money. Money is given to the student after they have completed 9 college credits and can show that they are continuing their education the following semester (transcript and class schedule).

Chris Nearman Memorial Scholarship

03/22/17

$500

 

Student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher who is planning to continue their education at a 2 or 4 year community college, technical school, college or university.

Roland & Evelyn Chicoine Memorial Scholarship

03/22/17

$750

SDSU

Students planning to attend SDSU, and major in Agriculture, Teaching or Business. Preference given to student going into Agriculture first, then Teaching and then Business. (Give completed application to Counselor)

First Dakota National Bank

03/06/17

$1000

 

Student must have a FirstChoice checking account and demonstrate satisfactory account maintenance. Application must by postmarked by March 6th.