Our Opportunities

The 2018 application process is now CLOSED. Details for the next scholarship season will be posted in January 2019.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Cedar Valley Scholarship - Marjorie and Gordon Williams Family Award
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High School and attending Iowa State University. Priority will be given to...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000.00 Community Foundation Opportunity Scholarship
Each year the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa sets aside funds to provide a number of one-year scholarships to students graduating from...
Each year the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa sets aside funds to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000 Aaron Wernimont Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Pocahontas High School in Pocahontas, Iowa, that will be attending an accredited college or...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Pocahontas High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,750 Anton M. Nielsen Scholarship
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Gladbrook-Reinbeck High School, Hudson High School or Tripoli High School. Students who are...
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Gladbrook-Reinbeck...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,750
Ended
$750 Berdena J. Nelson Beach Family Scholarship
One-year scholarships are for students graduating from Cedar Falls High School. Priority will be given to individuals pursuing a degree in...
One-year scholarships are for students graduating from Cedar Falls High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$400 Betty Clauer Ketter Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High School and pursuing a degree in the health profession.
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$200 Black Hawk County Vietnam Veterans' Scholarship
One-year scholarship for students graduating from Black Hawk County, Janesville, and Jesup High Schools. Priority given to descendents of Vietnam...
One-year scholarship for students graduating from Black Hawk County,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200
Ended
$250 Bruce Eilers Memorial Music Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High School and who played a stringed instrument in the orchestra while there. ...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$2,000 Bucklen Family Scholarship
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock High School who reside in the 50653 zip code area, who will be...
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Rudd-Rockford-Marble...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,500 Carl R. Black Memorial Cedar Valley Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating Waterloo West High School.
One-year scholarships for students graduating Waterloo West High School.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,400 Carlton L. Winter Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County high schools and pursuing a degree in finance or investment.
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,400
Ended
$1,000 Cedar Valley Scholarship - Lincoln Savings Bank Award
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County high schools. Priority will be given to individuals with a GPA of 3.0 or...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Cedar Valley Scholarship - Linda Klinger Award
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County high schools who will be attending an accredited college or university and who...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 Charles City Noon Kiwanis Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Charles City High School in Charles City, Iowa. Priority will be given to individuals who...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Charles City High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,500 Charles W. Shirey Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High School and attending Iowa State University. Priority will be given to...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$500 Coach Pat Mitchell Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Cedar Falls High School who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or trade...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Cedar Falls High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$10,000 Community Foundation Opportunity Scholarship - Waterloo East High Award
Due the generosity of an anonymous donor, the Community Foundation is able to offer four-year, $10,000 scholarships for students graduating from...
Due the generosity of an anonymous donor, the Community Foundation is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $10,000
Ended
$1,000 Darrell and Maxine Karr Family Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High School. Priority will be given to individuals who demonstrate the ability and...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 David and Marian Alfrey Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high schools who will be attending an accredited college or university within...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$750 Denise A. Smock Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence High School and Oelwein High School. Priority will be given to individuals who are...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$5,000 Don and Shirley Kniss Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high schools or for previous recipients of this scholarship (these students will...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$1,500 Donna R. Hickman and Greg Hickman Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County high schools. Priority should be given to students attending an accredited...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$500 Dr. Carline Phillips Delta Legacy Scholarship
One-year scholarships are available to qualified graduates of Black Hawk County, Iowa, and Des Moines, Iowa, high schools who will be attending an...
One-year scholarships are available to qualified graduates of Black Hawk...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$4,000 Dr. Jitu Kothari Scholarship
Four-year scholarships for one student graduating from Waterloo East High School and one from Waterloo West High School. Graduates must be...
Four-year scholarships for one student graduating from Waterloo East...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000
Ended
$1,000 Dr. Robert L. Moore Family Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Franklin County high schools who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Franklin County high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Dr. Rudy R. Kubik Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High School who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or trade...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from North Tama High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Dr. Walter and Ruthie Cunningham Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high schools who intend to enroll as full-time student at an accredited public...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo public high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 East High Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High School who will be attending an accredited two-year or four-year college ,...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$4,000 Edna Mae and Don Adams Scholarship
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence and East Buchanan High Schools, who will be attending an accredited university,...
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000
Ended
$1,000 Elizabeth Axline Tannreuther Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County Iowa schools. Preference given to students planning to attend a post-secondary...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$350 F. Marjorie Anderson Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High School and who exhibit leadership qualities through involvement in...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo East High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$1,000 Fowler Memorial Trust Scholarship
One-year scholarships available for students graduating from Waterloo Public Schools who demonstrate financial need for post-secondary education.
One-year scholarships available for students graduating from Waterloo...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,750 Frank J. Fowler Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo Public Schools attending post-secondary school OR residents of Black Hawk County who...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo Public...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,750
Ended
$1,000 Gary and Joyce Cawelti Scholarship
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Cedar Falls High School with preference going to student who will be attending an accredited...
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Cedar Falls High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Gladys M. and Norman Clare Sloan Scholarship
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence High School (Independence, IA) who are pursuing a degree at an accredited nonprofit...
Two-year scholarships for students graduating from Independence High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Grant Wheeler Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships awarded annually to qualified graduates of one of the following high schools: Aplington-Parkersburg High School, Columbus...
One-year scholarships awarded annually to qualified graduates of one of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$750 Grundy Center Class of 1966 Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Grundy Center High School who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Grundy Center High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$500 Harlan Rice Union Community Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Union High School in Union, Iowa, who will be attending an accredited university, junior...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Union High School in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Harold and Elsie Koob Scholarship
One-year scholarships will be made annually to residents of the state of Iowa who will be attending an accredited university, college junior...
One-year scholarships will be made annually to residents of the state of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Hieber Family Education Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County high schools and who are pursuing a degree in art. Previous recipients of...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Black Hawk County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$500 Hines Women's Empowerment Scholarship
One-year scholarship grants will be made annually to qualified women graduates of Black Hawk County high schools who will be attending an...
One-year scholarship grants will be made annually to qualified women...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Huisman Family Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Rockford Senior High School who will be attending an accredited university, college, junior...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Rockford Senior High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$2,000 Iola T. Dehrkoop Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Union High School pursuing a degree in education. Priority will be given to individuals with...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Union High School...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$600 James "Jim" Zehr Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from BCLUW High School who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or trade...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from BCLUW High School who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$1,000 James W. and Jvone E. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from high schools in Allamakee, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque,...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from high schools in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Janee' Petersen Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High School or Expo Alternative High School. For West, priority will be given to...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from Waterloo West High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$3,000 Jean Marie Peterson Scholarship
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Crestwood High School in Cresco, Iowa, and who will be seeking a nursing degree at an...
Four-year scholarships for students graduating from Crestwood High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended
$2,000 Jim Morgan Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from New Hampton Community High School in New Hampton, Iowa, who will be attending an accredited...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from New Hampton Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,000 Karlee Nagel Memorial Scholarship
One-year scholarships established in memory of Karlee Nagel. For students graduating from Waterloo West High School who plan to attend a...
One-year scholarships established in memory of Karlee Nagel. For...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Kendra Kleespie Scholarship
One-year scholarships for students graduating from BCLUW High School who will be attending an accredited university, junior college, or trade...
One-year scholarships for students graduating from BCLUW High School who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended