Name of Scholarship Amount Funding No. of Payments Criteria Restrictions Deadline Selection Application
Marian Adams Memorial Journalism Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Journalism activities in high school Journalism, English, or related field April 15 L.I.F.E. Board  Download
Chrystal Becker Memorial Music Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Music activities in high school UI and WSU preferred; Music studies April 15 Family  Download
Dwight Church Memorial Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Character, values April 15 Family  Download
Bradley Crosby Memorial Music Scholarship $600 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Music studies Music studies preferred April 15 LHS Music faculty  Download
Brian Ellis Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) GPA 3.4 math/science UI only April 15 Family  Download
Martin D. Heieren Memorial Scholarship** $1,000 Endowment Interest 1 (start of term) LCSC Workforce Tr. Paramedic Program May 1st Firefighters and LFD Admin. Download
Howell Munitions & Technology
Rudolph-Howell Scholarship
$500 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) must have taken machine shop, Skills USA, or similar courses ; GPA 2.5 precision machining, machining technology, fabrication, or similar field April 1st HMT Group Executive Team Download
Mike Jensen Memorial Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) GPA 3.0 Must have participated in at least 2 sports each year at LHS April 15 Family  Download
LHS Alumni Association Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) GPA 3.0 April 15 L.I.F.E. Board  Download
Class of 1959 Scholarship $1,000/$500 (2 awarded) Endowment Interest 1 (2nd semester of freshman year) GPA 2.5 Preference given to descendants of Class of 1959 April 15 Class of ’59 representatives  Download
Class of 1985 Scholarship $250 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) GPA 2.5 Preference given to descendants of Class of 1985 April 15 Class of ’85 representatives Download
Devann Marie Maurer Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) participation in varsity sports and/or in DYW medical or counseling/social services April 15 Family Download
Ray & Pat Rooper Scholarship $1,000 (2 awarded) Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) GPA 3.0; Financial need Math or Science April 15 L.I.F.E. Board  Download
Albert Leo Wessels Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Endowment Interest 1 (Spring semester after graduation) Financial need Any field April 15 Family  Download
Eddy Williams Memorial Music Scholarship $250 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) participation in music; preference to instrumental background music studies April 15 Family Download
Diane Ashburn Wilmonen Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Apply through the Congregational Presbyterian Church Member or friend of Congregational Presbyterian Church Congregational Presbyterian Church Committee See church for application.
Jonas Yochum School Spirit Award $500 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) School spirit No application – chosen by staff April 15 Selected by LHS staff & administration  Download
L.I.F.E. Science Scholarship $500 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) Overall GPA 3.5; Science GPA 3.5; science all 4 years Science or engineering studies April 15 L.I.F.E. Board  Download
L.I.F.E. 21st Century Scholarship  4-year for $2,500; pays $625 per year Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) GPA 3.0 April 15 L.I.F.E. Board  Download
David Laird – Outstanding Senior Boy Award $500 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) Senior boy Voted on by senior class members Peer selected  None
Rhea Jo Laird – Outstanding Senior Girl Award $500 Endowment Interest 1 (Fall) Senior girl Voted on by senior class members Peer selected  None
Eichenauer Spirit of Volunteerism Award $750 Endowment Interest 2 (Fall/Spring) Volunteer activities April 15 Family  Download
Spirit of Jill Andrews Award $500 Family 2 (Fall/Spring) Senior girl / GPA 2.5 Family  None
Patricia Bell Memorial Scholarship $1,000 (2 awarded) Family 2 (Fall/Spring) Senior girls Family  Download
DeAtley Family Foundation Scholarship $3,000 Family 2 (Fall/Spring) Student who might not otherwise be able to attend higher education Student must make a report at end of school year. Renewable if requirements are met. April 15 Family Download
Virgel Larson Family Scholarship $1000 Family 2 (Fall/Spring) Must attend LCSC, U of I, or BSU April 15 Family Download
William & Roena Mannschreck Scholarship $2500 (4 awarded) Family 2 (Fall/Spring) 3.5 GPA LCSC, U of I or BSU only. Student must submit transcript end of each semester. Renewable if doing well in school. April 15 L.I.F.E. Board Download
Moser MikrayStrong Scholarship $777.77 family 1 (Fall) GPA 2.0; work experience April 15 Family Download
Sacajawea Jr. High Achievement Scholarship $500 Sac PTSA 2 (Fall/Spring) Have attended Sacajawea Jr. HS Sac faculty Inquire at SJHS Counseling Center
LC Valley Kiwanis Volunteer Scholarship $500 Kiwanis 2 (Fall/Spring) Volunteer activities April 15 Kiwanis committee  Download
Safe & Sober Scholarship $500 Safe & Sober Graduation Committee 2 (Fall/Spring) Essay, activities March 15 Parent / counselor committee  Download
VMC Health Sciences Scholarship $500 (2 awarded) Valley Medical Center 2 (Fall/Spring) 3.0 GPA Healthcare related field of study. April 15 VMC employee committee  Download

All scholarships* must be used during the year immediately following graduation and may be used for tuition, fees and room/board.

*Exceptions
–The Wilmonen Scholarship may be awarded to a student currently attending college.
–The Yochum Scholarship must be used for the student’s freshman 1st semester; however, student may defer entering school for up to 3 years from graduation. Student must request the deferment from the LIFE Board.
–Kiwanis Scholarship – student must be enrolled no later than the spring semester following graduation. Student must request the deferment.
** Heieren Scholarship is awarded to a high school graduate who is enrolled in paramedic training under the workforce training program at LCSC. Current seniors are ineligible to apply.