Scholarships

 The following scholarships are available to TRCC Graduating Seniors based on qualifications and completed application materials.  Scholarship recipients will be announced during Senior Recognition ceremonies on May 14, 2020. 

NOTE: Applications available in Student Services beginning March 4, 2020.

Student Scholarship Application
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Tri-Rivers Scholarship Recommendation – Career Tech 2020

Tri-Rivers Scholarship Recommendation – Academic 2020

Senior scholarship instructions 2020 TRCC

Senior Scholarship Application 2020 TRCC

Scholarship Application Checkoff list 2020

Drop completed form to Student Services or email to: klarge@tririvers.com

Please Read!

– Applicants must complete the top portion of the recommendation sheets and distribute them to the proper teachers.

– Students will be considered for each scholarship he or she indicates on the application form.  Completed application forms must be returned to Student Services by Friday, April 3, 2020 at 3 PM.  No late applications will be accepted!

– The scholarship award will be submitted to the school in the student’s name upon request of the students.

– The selection committee will not discriminate on the basis of sex, race or handicap.

– Recipients must complete a thank-you note to person/s connected to originator of scholarship/s

– See your guidance counselor after award

– Scholarships must be redeemed within 18 months from time of award.

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Scholarships
Tri-Rivers Education Association
a. Applicant must be a senior at Tri-Rivers Career Center and planning to continue an education at a college, technical school, or licensed nursing program.
b.  Applicant must provide documentation of plans to attend college.
c. Applicant must have achieved a 3.5 GPA while a student at Tri-Rivers (this does not include GPA        from home school).
d. Applicant must submit a recommendation form to all current teachers of the applicant as well as to       one person of the applicant’s choice.
e. Before receiving this scholarship, a student must provide documentation of paying for college tuition    or books.
f. Selection is based on grades and financial need with emphasis on attitude, attendance,seriousness     of purpose, initiative, dependability, and getting along with others.
g. Student must also hold an officer’s position in a youth club at Tri-Rivers.

James Harris Culinary Arts Scholarship
a. Applicant must be a full-time senior at TRCC.
b. Selection is based on grades, financial need, initiative, seriousness of purpose, dependability, and       attendance.
c. Applicant must be enrolled in Culinary Arts with a desire to continue in the field of Culinary Arts.
d. Applicant must provide documentation of plans to attend a university or technical college.
e. Applicant must submit a recommendation form to all current teachers of the applicant as well as to one person of the applicant’s choice.

Bill Guthery Memorial Scholarship
a. Applicant must be a full-time senior at Tri-Rivers who is enrolled in one of the following programs: Agriculture & Industrial Technology, Automotive Technology or Collision Repair Technology.
b. Selection is based on grades and financial needs with emphasis on attitude, seriousness of purpose, initiative, dependability and getting along with others.
c. Applicant must provide documentation of plans to attend a university, technical college or specialty  training school.

Culinary Scholarship
a. Applicant must be a senior student enrolled fulltime in the TRCC Culinary Arts Program
b. Applicant must have a grade of at least a C in all classes taken at Tri-Rivers
c. Applicant must have a strong interest in the culinary/hospitality field and a plan for this as a career
d. Applicant must be accepted to a university, college or technical school for culinary or hospitality
e. Applicant must be actively involved in a CTSO
e. Student must show financial need

 Nancy Howald Chapman Memorial
a. Must be a full-time senior at Tri-Rivers Career Center.
b. Applicant must have maintained a 3.0 accumulative grade point average in all courses at Tri-Rivers.
c. Applicant must be enrolled in Teacher Academy with a desire to continue their education after high school.
d. Applicant must provide evidence of participation in student activities at Tri-Rivers.
e. Applicant must provide documentation of plans to attend a university or technical college.

FFA Scholarship
a. Applicant must be a senior from either the Ag Industrial Power or Veterinary Science Program
b. Applicant must have B’s or better in their Career Tech Program and C’s or better in all other Tri-Rivers classes.
c.  Applicant must have had no discipline that resulted in suspension and fewer than 5 unexcused absences in their senior year at Tri-Rivers
d.  Applicants must have a strong interest in the agriculture field and plans for careers in areas related to their Career Tech Programs
e.  Applicants must present evidence of acceptance to a college, university, technical or other post-           secondary program related to either Ag Industrial Power or Veterinary Science
f. Applicant must be an active member of the Tri-Rivers Chapter of the FFA
g. If no eligible student applies from either program then no scholarship will be awarded.

Board of Education Scholarship
a.  Applicants must have been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school.
b.  Applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4 point scale.
c.  Applicants’ financial need should be considered taking into account State and Federal Grants and other scholarships to be received by candidates.
d.  Applicants should be courteous, socially adaptable, and have a good personality.
e. Applicants should possess other characteristics the committee may deem necessary in the selection of a candidate.


Please check your home school’s web site for scholarships available specifically for seniors from your school.

And for Marion County students, check out marioncommunityfoundation.org for specific scholarships for you!

To get an “Official Transcript” of grades, request that from Student Services at least 7 days in advance!! 
Questions on scholarships, stop by Student Services.