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IRSD Future Educators Scholarship

This scholarship application is open to current Teacher Academy Pathway seniors in an effort to recruit IRSD students to become future teachers in the Indian River School District. Scholarship recipients will be given preferential hiring placement in the Indian River School District upon successful completion of college and all required teacher certification tests. Recipients must commit to a one-year full-time teaching position in the district or the scholarships funds must be repaid.

Deadline: May 19, 2021

INFORMATION AND APPLICATION


James Rickards Scholarship 

This scholarship is given to an African-American male athlete with a GPA of at least 2.50 or higher in the Indian River School District.

Deadline: April 1, 2021

DIRECTIONS
APPLICATION


Lucille M. Tiro Scholarship 

The Lucille M. Tiro Scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $1,000. The award will be given to one female student from Indian River High School or Sussex Central High School. 

Deadline: April 1, 2021

DIRECTIONS
APPLICATION


Mary Bailey Scholarship 

The only qualification for this scholarship is that the student must attend Sussex Central High School. Several students will be awarded this one-year scholarship. 

Deadline: April 1, 2021

DIRECTIONS
APPLICATION


VFW Scholarships and Contests
Veterans of Foreign Wars will be sponsoring a variety of scholarships and essay contests in the coming months. See information below.
2021 Scholarship
In an effort to support local students, future leaders and veterans of our community and country, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary members of the Ocean View Mason Dixon Post 7234 are proud to offer a $1,500 scholarship to a 2021 graduating student attending Indian River High School. 
Deadline: April 13, 2021
APPLICATION

Continuing Education Scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2021
APPLICATION

Voice of Democracy Essay Contest
Deadline: October 31, 2020
APPLICATION

Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest
Deadline: October 31, 2020
APPLICATION

Creative Patriotic Art Contest
Deadline: March 31, 2021
MORE INFORMATION: https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/young-american-creative-patriotic-art-contest/


Brenda Ingram Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to two Sussex Central High School students (one male, one female) with a GPA of 3.0 or better. The $10,000 scholarship will be distributed over a four-year period in increments of $2,500 per year.

Deadline: April 1, 2021
DIRECTIONS
APPLICATION