Scholarships For College and Graduate Students

Bill and Sue Modrak Scholarship Recipients

Scholarship Applications are open from December 15 through February 15, excluding the IBEW Memorial Scholarship and the Moran Law Scholarship.

Bill and Sue Modrak Scholarship Graduating seniors who are current Modrak McDonald’s employees, or who have parents or grandparents who are employees at a Modrak McDonald’s Click to Apply At least $2,000
Continuity of Care Scholarship Current college students enrolled in the health science programs in the Northwest Region Ivy Tech $500
George and Harriet Korellis Roofing Scholarship Graduating seniors and college students who are current Korellis Roofing  employees, or who have parents, step parents or grandparents who are employees at Korellis Roofing for a minimum 1 year; minimum GPA 2.5 Click to Apply

Awards Vary

Good Teachers Count Fund Scholarship College students seeking a degree or certification in teaching/education with 50% completed with coursework (by end of Spring semester) Click to Apply $1,000
IBEW Local Union #697 Memorial Scholarship Available to children of current members of the local #697 union IBEW Office Between 15-25 $1,000
Lake County Athletic Officials Association Scholarship Children of members of the Lake County Athletic Officials Association Click to Apply Awards vary
Lake County Bar Association Scholarship Current law students who are permanent residents of Lake County, Indiana Click to Apply $4,000
Lake County Fish and Game Scholarship Graduating seniors and current college students that are members or children or grandchildren of members of Lake County Fish and Game Click to Apply Awards vary
Legends Scholarship

Available to students who are enrolled at Calumet College of St. Joseph, Indiana University Northwest, Ivy Tech of Indiana Northwest, Purdue University Northwest or Valparaiso University; must have minimum 24 credit hours by end of Spring Semester.

Click to Apply $1,000
Milton and Ruby McClendon Scholarship Graduating Lake County seniors or college students who will attend Purdue Northwest, Purdue West Lafayette, Ohio State or Wabash College; preference given to students in the humanities. Minimum GPA 2.5 Click to Apply $500
O’Shea Patrick McCarthy Scholarship High school seniors or college students enrolled in the Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at Purdue University or those enrolled in a Music/Visual Arts. Students with IEPs encouraged to apply. Click to Apply $1,000
Patrick Lindsey Memorial Scholarship Graduating students of color from Lake County, IN High Schools or current college students of color who major/minor in visual arts, theater, music, or dance; minimum GPA 2.5 Click to Apply $500
Peoples Bank Scholarship Graduating seniors & current college students from Lake or Porter County; minimum GPA 2.5; SAT 900 or ACT of 19; focus on community & school involvement; must meet HUD Guidelines for Low/Moderate income Click to Apply Two $1,000
One $500
Roger Begnoche Scholarship Male graduating seniors and college students from Lake County who have earned a high school diploma or GED and plan to or are currently pursuing a degree in nursing or education; minimum GPA 3.0; 900 SAT Click to Apply Three $6,000 renewable
Thrive Scholarship Women 25 or older who are pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree; must have completed at least 12 cumulative credit hours in the preceding 2 consecutive semesters; must live in Lake or Porter County; minimum GPA is 2.5; demonstrated financial need required.  Recipient has mentoring opportunity with professional women. Click to Apply $2,000 renewable
William J. Moran Indiana University School of Law Scholarship Awarded to a second or third year I.U. Bloomington law student from Lake, Porter or LaPorte counties Click to Apply $2,000

Questions can be directed to or 219.736.1880.