Scholarships for Adams County (IN) Residents

If you live in one of the 12 townships or four cities in Adams County, Ind., you may be eligible for a college scholarship simply because of your resident status. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the Adams County Community foundation, which offers more than 80 scholarships for both traditional and nontraditional students in all areas of Adams County, with awards ranging from $150 to $2,500. Although there are no institutions of higher education in Adams County itself, the nearby schools of Indiana Tech University, Ivy Tech Community College and Brown Mackie College all have region-specific scholarship programs which you can easily apply to. If you live in Adams County and you’d like to learn more about scholarships for Adams County residents, continue reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 57 scholarships
key information
  • 300 - 400
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|
  • Major: Study |Vocational Education|
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James Rumple Memorial Scholarship was established in 2008 from the memorials of the funerals of James Rumple and his father William Bill Rumple. The scholarship provides 3 awards of $300 to $400 funds for graduating seniors from an Adams County High School who plans to pursue a vocational education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Derryl Lehman Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|South Adams School district, IN|
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Agri-Business|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to students of South Adams School district who's planning to pursue a degree in agribusiness or agriculture-related field of study.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Officer Jerry Wyss Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Officer Jerry Wyss Memorial Scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior from an accredited high school in Adams County. Applicants must be an Adams County resident and planning to attend an accredited college or university in the fall.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Bryan Miller Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|
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Bryan Miller Memorial Scholarship is provided to a resident of Adams County. The applicant must be a graduating senior of Adams Central or North Adams High School. The scholarship grants 3 non-renewable funds of $1,000 each awardee.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details K. Robert Ehrman Vocational Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 12 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (College): Attend a |College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship is issued through the Wells County Foundation. Applications are accepted at the Adams County Community Foundation (ACCF). It was created to provide assistance to graduating senior high school of Adams County and Wells County who are planning to attend an accredited college to earn a vocational / 2 year-degree.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |Accredited Two-Year|
  • Major: Study |Automotive Repair|Automotive|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school senior of Adams County High School or GED certificate holder who's planning to attend an accredited 2-year college in the fall.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Nut Tree Reading Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Nut Tree Reading Scholarship is a $500 fund given to two graduating seniors of Adams Central and South Adams High School. The scholarship is offered to residents of Adams County. The students who have shown reading has impacted their lives will be given priority.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Nicholas 'Nick' Taylor Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to South Adams student who's planning to attend an accredited college or university in the fall.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Adams Central High School, Monroe, IN|North Adams High School|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|
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The Decatur Volunteer Fire Department Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Adams County. Applicant must be a graduating senior of Adams Central, North Adams High School who is planning to attend an accredited college. Applicant must be descendent or associated with a community service personnel. Ex: Fire Depart, Police Depart, Emergency / EMS Department descendent.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Craig & Sue Anderson Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|Monmouth Elementary School, Decatur, IN|Bellmont Middle School, Decatur, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Craig & Sue Anderson Scholarship was established in 2008 by Craig and Sue. The scholarship aims to encourage students in pursuing an education degree. The program provides a $500 non-renewable fund to one student who resides in Adams County and attending North Adams High School.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Trooper Cory Elson Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 700
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating senior of Adams County who's plan is to pursue a major in Community Service Field at an accredited college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 350 - 500
  • 6 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship is a program given to graduating seniors of Adams County Accredited high school. The scholarship provides 6 non-renewable funds of $350 to $500 to help students pursue their education in the healthcare field.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Don & Louise Ray Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Bellmont High School, Decatur, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Donald Don Ray Memorial Scholarship was established by Louise, Don's wife in 2001 to award a $750 fund to support a student in continuing his or her post-secondary education. The program is given to a resident of Adams County who is a graduating senior of North Adams High School. Priority is given to an applicant who is pursuing a major in the business field.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
key information
  • 350 - 500
  • 6 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from an accredited high school in Adams County. Applicants must be residing in Adams County and planning to pursue a degree in the healthcare field from an accredited college or university. Priority is given to students who volunteered at a healthcare or related facility.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Scott Mathys Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 400
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating senior of South Adams High School that has a GPA of "C" Average.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Kipfer Family Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Kipfer Family Memorial Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of Seth William, Sierra Sky, and Kayla Charlene. The scholarship provides a $500 fund for one individual who plans to pursue a degree in education. Applicants who are pursuing health care major may be considered.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Kelly J. Zeser Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Major: Study |Design|Creative Arts|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
background
Kelly J. Zeser Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of Kelly who died of cancer. The scholarship provides a $500 fund to a graduating senior of an Adams accredited high school. The fund aims to support the awardee in pursuing his or her studies in the creative arts field.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Ted Schwartz Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Major: Study |Interior Design|Visual Arts|Photography|Graphic Design|Illustration|Art Education|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school senior of South Adams High School who wishes to study visual arts, art education, illustration, interior/graphic design or photography.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Amy Meyer Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |South Adams High School, Berne, IN|
  • Extracurricular: |Sports|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school senior of South Adams High School who's a female athlete.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Technology|Dentistry|
background
Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship is given to students who plans to major in the dental related field of study. The scholarship provides 2 non-renewable funds of $500 for each awardee. The scholarship was established in 2005 by a group of dentists.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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