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These scholarships are provided to college-bound high school students who are residents of East Chicago and have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA (2 year applicants) and 2.5 cumulative GPA  (4 year applicants).  Students must also be involved in school and community leadership activities and exhibit qualities of high character and integrity.

An applicant MUST meet the following prerequisites at the time of application submission to be eligible for consideration:

  • A resident of the City of East Chicago.
  • High School student on track to graduate with high school diploma at the end of the current academic year.
  • Minimum 2.0 G.P.A (2 year applicants) and 2.5 cumulative G.P.A.(4 year applicants)
  • Submit two letters of recommendations from individuals (no relatives) that can demonstrate evidence of the student’s character, leadership, and integrity. Where appropriate, letterhead must be used, dated and signed.
  • Submit a minimum 250 word essay: topic explained in the Scholarship Application. 
  • Must submit a copy of your full FAFSA report that lists the Estimated Family Contribution (EFC).
  • Must submit a copy of your latest high school transcript that shows the applicant’s overall G.P.A.
  • Provide proof of residency which can be one of the following:
    • A state or government issued photo ID with name and address.
    • Mail from a college or university with name and address.
    • High School transcript with an address listed
  • Be available for a formal interview with the Scholarship Committee if needed.

Please check back in the Fall for our 2021-2022 Scholarship Program

2021 High School Recipients

High School Scholarship – College/University

Bishop Noll Institute:

Alejandra Castellanos

Isaac DaSilva

Alondra Guzman

Nina Qureshi

Aclynn Rodgers

Alejandro Rodriguez

Jazmine Rodriguez

Leilani Sanchez

Ariyah Taylor

Cecilia Tinoco

Angel Trejo

East Chicago Central High School:

Ester Arce

Destin Bardney-Streeter

Jasleane Busch

Daisy Castaneda

Andriana Cobb

Esmeralda Desantiago

Yareli Esquivel

Alexandria Gunter

Delilah Gutierrez

Jer’Rae Holden

Joselin Jimenez

Karen Jimenez

Isaak Kidd

Deshanti LaSalle

Cristobal Leon

Angelina Lomeli

Leslie Lopez

Stephanie Lozano

Julissa Lugo

Ashley Martinez-Vazquez

Aaliyah McGuire

Stephanie Ontiveros

Lizbeth Ortiz-Espana

Andrea Perez

Taymon Ray

Linda Samuels

Janet Sanchez-Lopez

Christian Vargas

Cecilia Venegas

Hammond High School:
Shardai Holmes

Morton High School:

Jesus Montes


Richard Ballentine

Aaron Perez

Whiting High School:

Adrianna Alvarez

David Cheek

Angelica Murillo

Angelica Rodriguez


High School Scholarship – Trade

Bishop Noll Institute 

Francis Ramirez 

Tahmia Rollins

East Chicago Central High School

Navion Davis 

Jayla Hardaway

Hammond Academy of Science & Technology

Jesenia Cosme 




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