The DeKalb County High School Guidance Department is urging parents to encourage their high school seniors to submit scholarship applications by the deadlines.
School Counselor Lori Barnes says almost all local scholarship applications are due at the DCHS Guidance Office by March 17th.
Applications for the 2009 Jolly Angels Scholarship are in the counseling office. Completed applications are due in the counseling office no later than April 17th.
Applications for the DTC Scholarship in memory of McAllen Foutch are due at the DTC office by the close of business on March 16th. This scholarship is for students whose parents or guardians are active DTC members.
Applications for the 2009 Smithville Women’s Club Scholarship are in the counseling office. Completed applications are due in the counseling office no later than March 30th. This scholarship is for female students only.
Applications for the 2009 DeKalb County Republican Women’s Club are in the counseling office. Completed applications are due on March 27th. Male and female students are eligible to apply.
The following scholarships are available:
DeKalb Community Hospital- for students going into the healthcare field
DeKalb Retired Teachers Award for students who will major in education.
Smithville Business and Professional Women's Club Award for female students only.
The Elzie and Nell McBride Memorial Scholarship for future MTSU students only
The DeKalb Farmers Coop Award for students going into an agriculture or related field.
The Kyle and Kenny Robinson Memorial Scholarship for student athletes
The Lucille Stewart Memorial Scholarship Award for basketball players or basketball cheerleaders going into teaching.
The Hunter Davis Memorial Scholarship for FFA members only. Due to Annette Davis, Mrs. Fletcher, or to the counseling office by March 27th.
Courtney Pirtle Memorial Scholarship for FCCLÅ members only
DeKalb County Republican Women's scholarship
Beecher and Wilma Moss Scholarship
AmVets Scholarship and AmVets Auxiliary Scholarship for students who are children or grandchildren of a veteran.
The DeKalb County Soil Conservation District Scholarship is for students majoring in agriculture. Applications are due in the counseling office by March 13th.
The DeKalb Firefighters Association Scholarship is for students who have an immediate family member or grandparent who is a firefighter, EMS, or on the rescue squad. Also for students who are in the Explorer Program.
And the Liberty State Bank, DeKalb County Scottish Rite, Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, Alan Hooper Memorial Scholarship, Eddie Crips Memorial Scholarship, DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville Rotary Club, First Bank, Class of 1966, Class of 1969, the Jeff Garrett Memorial Scholarship, the Middle Tennessee Times Scholarship, the Charlene Morrison-Johns Memorial Scholarship, and the Agee Oil Company Scholarship.