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Scholarship Information Sites


Van Buren - Harmony students have been awarded more than $135,682

in scholarships and academic awards.



Scholarship Search Websites  (some great places to start your scholarship search!)




     Iowa College Aide.gov


The following scholarships opportunities will be highlighted in GREEN when they are open for applications.  In the meantime, take a look at the requirements for each of them and start preparing NOW so that when you actually start the application process you will have the information you need organized and at your fingertips.


Scholarships in BLACK are no longer available.


Chapter AD - P.E.O. Scholarship (due May 20, 2017)

Farmers Cooperative Association and Vision Ag (due April 30, 2017)

Jordon Baker Memorial Scholarship (due May 1, 2017)

Iowa Girls' Athletic Coaches Association Scholarships (check applications for due dates!)

Serve Outdoors Scholarship (due April 21, 2017)

CHS Ag Scholarship 

Prairie Mutual Insurance Scholarship (due April 20, 2017)

Aureon Network Services Scholarship (due April 30, 2017)

Russell Strait Post #483 Scholarship 

Children's Cancer Connection (due May 31, 2017)

Indian Hills Criminal Justice Scholarship 

Iowa Communications Alliance 

Ronald McDonald House 

UnityPoint Health Athlete Scholar of the Year (due May 12 to principal)

Heartland Co-Op (due March 10, 2017)

Masonry Institute of Iowa Scholarship

Southeast Iowa Officials Association Athletic Scholarship

Iowa Financial Know-How Challenge 

FFA Scholarship -  non-members may also apply!  

Keep Iowa Beautiful - Byers Environmental Scholarship 

Better Business Bureau Torch Award 

Iowa School Counselor Association   

College Savings Plan Parent Giveaway 

First Friday Breakfast Club 

Garrett's Path Foundation 

Conservation Districts of Iowa 

HyVee Scholarships  

Foundation for Rural Services (due March 1, 2017)  

Van Buren County Hospital Auxiliary 

Breckenridge Scholarship

Robert D Blue Scholarship  

Agriland FS Foundation Scholarship   

Iowa State Fair Scholarship  

Van Buren County Farm Bureau Scholarship (deadline has been extended!)

Iowa Farm Bureau Scholarship  

Van Buren Telephone Company  

Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education   

Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative Scholarship  

Leo H. Grether - Choral Music Education 

Bright Scholars of Iowa

Bruce Rex Vale Scholarship 

Mt. Zion Presbyterian Scholarship 

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship (due June 15, 2017)

Grand Lodge of Iowa  

Grand Lodge of Iowa Technical School Scholarship   

Violet Armstrong Scholarship 

Iowa Elks Association Vocational Grant 

Margaret Wilson Scholarship (Birmingham residents) 

Jack W. Dorothy Memorial Scholarship (deadline extended to May 1, 2017)

American Legion Auxiliary Merit Awards (June 1, 2017)

Lions Club Scholarship (due April 21)

Keosauqua Health Care Center Laptop


FAFSA (Federal Student Aid) ONLINE APPLICATION - Start applying on October 1!


University of Iowa Scholarships

Iowa State University

    Scholarship information

     Frank Ferguson Theatre Scholarship

     Christina Hixson Opportunity Scholarship

Indian Hills Scholarships

     Foundation Scholarship  

     Tom Arnold Scholarship  (due May 11, 2017) 

     Bright Scholars of Iowa   (due May 11, 2017)

Southeastern Community College

     Foundation Scholarships 

Kirkwood Community College

     Foundation Scholarships (and others!)

University of Northern Iowa

     Scholarship Application

Central College

Simpson College

     Scholarships and Grants Application

Mount Mercey

     Catherine McCauley Scholarship

Iowa School of Beauty


All  Van Buren-Harmony graduates will be considered for the following awards (no application necessary):

     Iowa Bar Association

     American Legion Citizenship Award

     Rotary Club Award

     Glen Strait Memorial Scholarship

     Hospice of Van Buren County

     Wesley and Marjorie Pierce Trust Scholarship (selected by family)

     Stanley Davidson Memorial Scholarship (selected by family)

     Mike Teal Memorial Scholarship (selected by family)

     Jason and John Memorial Scholarship (selected by family)

     TTT Scholarship (selected by the organization)

     Chaper I PEO Scholarship