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Scholarships 2022-2023

Scholarships 2022-2023

Updated 11/4/2022

Scholarships are listed by due date. 

New scholarships are noted with an asterisk 

GPA requirements are referring to UNWEIGHTED GPA. 

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Scholarship

Name

Due Date

Description

ComEd Future of Energy Scholarship

11/30/2022

Up to $10,000 awarded to students pursuing a degree in a STEM related field. Requirements are a 2.8gpa and enrollment in an eligible degree program. Priority will be given to people of color, women, those with financial need and an Illinois resident enrolled at an Illinois college or HBCU across the country. Create an account and apply online at https://need.force.com/ComEd/s/scholarship-information

Verna Ross Orndorff Scholarship

01/15/2023

$1,000 to the Illinois student who writes the best 1,500 word essay on the subject of Abraham Lincoln or the Civil War era. Information and applications are in the filing cabinet. 

QC Regional Auto Show Scholarship

01/15/2023

Students must plan to attend an automotive/trade school. An essay and letter of recommendation are required. Information is in the filing cabinet.  Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

QC Regional Auto Show Scholarship

01/15/2023

Students must plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college.  To be eligible, applicants must have a (step)parent, guardian, or (step)grandparent working “full time” at a new car dealership for more than a year, or the applicant has been working full or part time at a new car dealership for more than one year. Information is in the filing cabinet.  Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Teaching Scholarship

04/01/2023

Priority deadline is 12/01/2022

Up to $23,000 in tuition support. The Scholars program is open to residents of Illinois who plan to go into education and stay in Illinois to teach. The program will assist with college tuition, job placement after college, and mentoring during college and the first years of teaching.  Information is in the filing cabinet. Apply online at www.goldenapple.org/scholars

The Quad Cities Community Foundation

02/15/2023

The Community Foundation offers multiple different scholarships for Illinois students.  Please visit qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

 to view the scholarships and requirements. A flier is available in the filing cabinet.

Gene S. Duke Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $2,500. Applicants must be a senior at UTHS in the top half of their class. Students must plan to attend college full time and be a US citizen. Preference will be given to Hampton residents. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships



Ligino Family Scholarship



02/15/2023



Up to $500. Applicants must be a senior at UTHS and plan to attend college full time and participate in basketball. Must have a 3.0 gpa and demonstrate financial need. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

William H. Kleinschmidt Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $1,500. Applicants must live in Rock Island County, have a 3.0 gpa and pursue a health related degree. Financial need is the main criteria.  Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Brand Boeshaar Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $3,000 per year, renewable for up to 4 years. Applicants must plan to study fine arts, design, architecture or art education in college. Applicants must submit 2 letters of support and a portfolio of 12 works. Information is online at the Figge Art Museum’s website. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Diana (Diane) De Pover-Nesseler Memorial Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $700 per year. Preference will be given to female students pursuing a career in Applied Technologies or Career Tech Programs. Applicants must be enrolling in a community college. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Don E. and Charlotte Williams Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $3,000 for full-time students and $75 per credit hour for part time students. Applicants must reside in Rock Island County and be in financial need. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Dr. and Mrs. Yang Ho Rhee Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $2,000. Applicants must be of Korean descent. Must have a 3.0 gpa or above or be in the upper ⅓ of graduating class and plan to enroll full time to earn a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science undergraduate college degree. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Edwin R. Adland & Ruth H. Adland Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $5,000 per year, renewable for 4 years. Applicants must have a 2.0 gpa and should be of financial need. The recipient must plan to attend Augustana, Iowa State or the University of Northern Iowa. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Great River Bend Cyclone Award Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $750. Must plan to attend Iowa State University as a full time student.. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

John R. Kiley Memorial Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $1,000. Applicants must have a 3.25 gpa and plan to enroll in college to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Illinois residents must be planning to attend a college or university in Iowa. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships



Kelly Marie McQuate Memorial Scholarship



02/15/2023



Up to $500. Applicants must have lost a mother or father, biological or adoptive. Applicants must reside in Rock Island County and demonstrate financial need. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Louis F. Bulechek Memorial Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $4,000 towards tuition, renewable up to 4 years. Applicants must reside in Rock Island County, have at least a 2.0 gpa and enroll full time working towards a bachelor’s degree. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Morency Family Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $2,000 per year, renewable. Applicants must have at least a 2.0 gpa and have financial need. Preference will be given to those who have been in the foster care system. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Paul and Barbara Yamber Memorial STEM Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $10,000 a year. Applicants must be pursuing a STEM related education and career. Financial need is the main criteria for selection. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Quad Cities Mexican American Organization Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $1,000. Applicants must be of Hispanic descent, have a minimum gpa of 2.0, and plan to attend a two or four year college, university, or trade school. Merit evaluated by school and community activities, gpa and work experience.  Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Victoria E. & Randal D Miller Scholarship

02/15/2023

Up to $1,000 for up to 4 years. Must maintain a 3.0 and demonstrate financial need. Preference given to a student enrolling in a college or university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Apply online at qccommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

The Moline Foundation

02/15/2023

The Moline Foundation has various scholarships, some of which apply specifically to UTHS seniors. You have to create an account and fill out one application that is used for all scholarships. For more information on what is required for the applications and a list of the scholarships, visit https://www.molinefoundation.org/apply-for-a-scholarship





Save Abandoned Babies Foundation Scholarship





03/01/2023





Five $1,000 scholarships will be given to high school seniors in Illinois. To qualify for this scholarship,students must submit a 30-60 second Tik Tok video that demonstrates a creative, factual, educational message about The Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act. Applications and information are in the scholarship filing cabinet. 

StudentScholarships.org

Varies up until 03/31/2023

A variety of online scholarships ranging in award amount and due dates. Visit studentscholarships.org to apply and view the various scholarships. 


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