Local Scholarships


Note that this list is not comprehensive, merely a few pertinent scholarships chosen by the CHS counselors - please continue your scholarship search outside of this site for the most opportunities for your future educational financial aid.

Scholarships can be found on many sites, including: scholarships.com & fastweb.com

As scholarships becomes available, physical copies will be available at CHS's College and Career Center in the College Information cabinet along with teacher reference forms and preliminary forms.

Scholarships listed by due date, please ensure that you are clicking on the links provided to obtain all details, requirements and instructions:

February 2020
Ivy B. Thomas Scholarship - (varies) Due:  2/7/2020, 3:30pm PST
OSU Credit Union TLT Scholarship - ($2,000) Due: 2/29/2020
Chemeketa Foundation Scholarships - (Awards vary, must apply through your MyChemeketa account) Due: 02/29/2020 
March 2020
OSAC Scholarships - (varies) Due:  3/1/2020
Ford Scholars Program - (up to 90% of tuition) Due: 3/1/2020
OSEA Chapter #124 CHS - ($1250) Due: 3/1/2020
Chemeketa Scholars - (2 year tuition) Due:  3/9-3/13/2020
BBB. Students of Integrity Scholarship - ($5,000 and $1,000) Due:  3/16/2020
Oregon PTA Teacher Education Scholarship - ($500) Due: 3/30/2020
Sister Adele Scholarship - ($1000 to $3000) Due: 3/5/2020  

 April 2020
OSCA Linda Eby Scholarship - ($1000) Due: 4/1/20
Fred G. Lee and David Quan Memorial Scholarships - Due 4/1/20
Tiffany Wang Arts Scholarship - Due 4/11/20
Salem Health Foundations' Scholarship - Due: TBD
Monmouth-Independence Community Foundation Scholarship - ($1500) Due: 4/3/20
Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation Scholarship - ($400) Due:  4/15/18.  Online Application
Oregon Jaycee Foundation Scholarship - Due: 4/17/2020
Monmouth Independence Rotary Scholarship - ($1000) Due: 4/23/19 by 3pm PST
Paul Nelson Memorial Scholarship - ($1500) Due: 4/17/2020
Masonic Education Grant (Lyon Lodge) - ($1000) Due: 4/1/2020
Unruh Family Band Grant (Lyon Lodge) - ($750) Due: 4/1/2020
CEA Scholarship - ($1000) Due: 4/10/2020
Carol Cable Memorial Scholarship - ($500) Due:4/23/19
Central Lions Club Scholarship-($500) Due:4/23/19
Jerry Bigler Scholarship- ($500) Automotive technician or diesel mechanic Due: 4/26/19
Castilla Orthodontics College Scholarship - ($500) Due: 4/30/2020

 May 2020

Brady Cobin Law Group Scholarship Essay Contest - (3 prizes) Due: 5/1/2020
Oregon Sports Hall of Fame & Museum MacTarnahan Scholarship - ($3000) Due: 5/24/19
Robert Page Performing Arts Scholarship - ($1000) Due: 5/3/19
B. Davis Scholarship - ($1000) Due: 5/22/2020
Chemeketa Multicultural Student Success Program - (Award varies) Due: 5/18/2019

 June 2020
Oregon Promise Grant - ($1000 Minimum) Due: 6/1/2020
Abbott & Fenner Scholarship - ($1000) Due:  6/12/2020
Alert Magazine Scholarship - ($500) Due: Ongoing, no deadline
Careers That Work ($1000) Due: 6/24/2020 by nomination of counselor only

 July 2020
International Air & Hospitality Academy Scholarship - ($500) Due: 7/1/19 by nomination of counselor only

September 2020
Beat the Odds Scholarship - ($4,000 per year for $16,000 total) Due: 9/16/2019 for Seniors graduating in 2020