Unique Christian County Scholarships: College Amount Eligibility Historical Deadline Additional information
2nd District Retired Teachers Scholarship Open $100 Education Major 5/1 Must be accepted in a teacher preparation program and reside in Christian, Davies, Hancock, Henderson, Hopkins, McLean, Union and Webster Counties. Must submit a typed essay of approximately 250 words telling why student wants to teach, and a transcript of college grades. Contact Mary Buck, Secretary, Second District Retired Teachers Association, 100 Park Rd, Hawesville, KY 42348. (270) 927-6868
Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarship Open varies 2.5 GPA; 2 letters of recommendation 4/26 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior, have a 2.5 GPA, and submit 2 letters of recommendation. See HS counselor for additional details.
Brazeway Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 5/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Carol & Grady Ruff Memorial Scholarship 4 year college outside Christian Co.   HHS Graduate 5/1 You must read a book and write a brief essay; see HHS Senior counselor for details; must attend HHS. This year's book is "The Dark Side of Hopkinsville & Christian County".
Centre College Fellows Scholarship Program Specific varies 28 ACT; top 5%, competitive classes 4/25 Golladay LaMotte, a former Chairman of the Centre Trustees, specifically endowed the Golladay LaMotte Scholarship for residents of Christian County. See HS counselor for additional details, must complete paperwork early for submission.
Christian Co. Cattleman's Association  Open   CCHS or HHS graduate 3/1 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior.
Christian Co. Coca-Cola Scholarship Open   Competitive, top 10% 10/31 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior and be in the top 10% of class.
Christian Co. Conservation District   any Ky. College $1,000 Agriculture Major 4/30 Contact Scholarship Coordinator, Christian County Conservation District, 530 Noel Drive, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. or call (270) 885-8688, ext 3. You must be Christian County agriculture student, attend a Kentucky college and have completed one year of college
Christian Co. Republican Women's Club   Open   3.0 GPA 4/19 Must be a Christian County resident, have a 3.0 GPA, and be a registered Republican. Contact your school guidance counselor.
Christian County Democratic Woman’s Club  Open   Democrat 1/29 Must be a registered Democrat, contact HS counselor for details.
Christian County School Food Services  Open $300 CCHS/HHS Senior, 2.5 GPA 5/1 To those students with a 2.5 GPA, accepted into a 2 or 4 year college, and be related to a Christian Co. School Food Service Employee (son, daughter, grandchild, niece, or nephew). Click on download to view and print a 5/1/07 application.
Clyde Cornelius Memorial Scholarship Open   ACT, GPA, Activities. 4/2 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior. Based on GPA, ACT score and financial need. Click on download for application.
D. T. Porter Scholarship Open $1,500 Agriculture Major 4/30 You must be a Christian county Agriculture Student, Attend a Kentucky college, and have completed one year of college.
Daughters of the American Revolution  Open   CCHS or HHS graduate 4/1 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior. Essay and recommendation required.
Delta Sigma Theta Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 4/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Dr. Peter Isele Memorial Scholarship Open   3.0 GPA 4/2 The Dr. Peter R. Isele Memorial Scholarship requirements: graduating high school senior; 3.0 gpa; list of things done in high school and outside of the classroom; an essay, legal transcript and test scores for ACT and/or SAT. The contact person is Liz Isele at 886-3822 and the $500 scholarship is for tuition only. 
Elizabeth Stone Educational Fund Open Low Interest Loan GPA, ACT     
Emmy Lou Floyd Memorial Scholarship Open $500 Female; 3.0 GPA 2/23 You must be a female Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior and have a 3.0 GPA and 19 ACT score
Essence of Elegance Scholarship Open varies CCHS or HHS graduate with 2.5 GPA 4/18 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior, have a 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and submit recommendation. See HS counselor for additional details.
First United Methodist Church  Open   FUMC 8/1 The First United Methodist Church on Main Street offers the Wadlington-Slaughter Scholarship for church members attending college. The deadline is August 1 and for additional information please call 886-0277. 
Flying J Scholarship Open $2,000 CCHS or HHS graduate 3/1 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior, have a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need.
Food Service Scholarship Open varies 2.5 GPA & college admission 5/1 See HS counselor for additional details.
Henry R. Bell M.D. Scholarship Open $2,000 Healthcare Major 4/1 Sponsored by the Board of the Jennie Stuart Medical Center and Medical Staff, two scholarships per year of $2,000 each will be awarded. For students interested in a career in healthcare and a resident of Christian or Todd Counties. Click download to view and print a 2007 application. Deadline is usually April 1.
Heritage Bank Scholarship Open   ACT, GPA, activities. 3/1 Contact Mrs. Hudson at Heritage Bank in Hopkinsville
Hopkinsville Agribusiness Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 6/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Hopkinsville Business & Professional Women's Club HCC, Murray, or local bus. School $1,600 2.5 & extra-curricular activities 5/1 The club scholarship will be a maximum of $1,600 per program year to attend a local accredited college (Hopkinsville Community College, Murray State University (Hopkinsville campus), local technical college, or business school) to a high school graduate or non-traditional student. The same student may apply for the scholarship for a second year provided they maintain a GPA above 2.5 out of 4.0. You must be a Christian County graduating senior or completed your GED. Please call President Karen Hunter at 270-886-3939 for additional details.
Hopkinsville Civitan Scholarship Open   Developmental Disability Major 4/20 Must major in developmental disabilities. Contact your high school counselor.
Howard C. Giles Economic Scholarship Open   GPA, ACT, completed application    
Jake & Jennie Sabel Educational Trust Open   ACT, GPA, Financial need. 4/18 Contact your high school guidance counselor for details.
Jeff Pryor Memorial Scholarship Open $500 2.5, 19 ACT, Pembroke El. graduate 5/4 A $500 scholarship to be used at a 2 or 4 year college and is awarded annually to a student who attended Pembroke Elementary School. Requirements include a 2.5 GPA, 19 ACT score, and graduation from HHS or CCHS.  
Jerry Claiborne Award-Rotary Club Open   HHS or CCHS football player   This award is sponsored by the Hopkinsville Rotary Club and is one of the most prestigious in the community. This award recognizes the best high school football player at both Hopkinsville and Christian County High Schools. Coach Claiborne, a native of Hopkinsville, is honored in the College Football Hall of Fame. Contact the Hopkinsville Rotary Club (886-3034) or your high school football coach for additional details.
Joey Ledford Scholarship Open varies CCHS or HHS graduate 5/10 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior. Based on activities, scholarship, and short essay.
Ky. Farm Bureau Scholarship Open $1,000 3.5; 23 ACT 2/28 You must have a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale or a 23 ACT score, be the child of a Christian County Farm Bureau family, and attend a high school in Christian County. (at least 1 winner must major in agriculture or be from a family farm.) Contact your high school counselor or Jay McCants, Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation, PO Box 20700, Louisville, KY 40250-0700. or call (502) 495-5000 ext 374, e-mail: jmccants@kyfb.com, or website-www.kyfb.com
Levi Peterson Scholarship Open $1,000 Student of Color    
Modernette Civic Club Scholarship Open   Any High School Graduate 3/1 You must be a graduating senior from a school in Christian County
Pennyrile American Society for Quality # 922   Open   CCHS Graduate 6/30 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Pennyrile Electric Scholarship Open $1,000 2.5 GPA 5/1 Pennyrile Electric will present fourteen (14) $1,000 scholarships to individuals meeting the following qualifications, with one each in Hopkinsville, Cadiz, Elkton, and Russellville. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA, be accepted by an accredited 2 or 4 year college, university, or vocational school, and have an interest in returning to a rural community following graduation. All applications must be postmarked by May 1 and mailed to the PRECC's Hopkinsville office. Please go to www.precc.com/precc/scholarship_08 for additional details and an application. Or, please contact Brent Gilkey at 270-886-2555. or bgilkey@precc.com.
Pioneers Scholarship Open varies 2.5 GPA, Student of Color, 2 letters   5/5 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior, have at least a 2.5 GPA, and submit 2 letters of recommendation and ACT scores. See HS counselor for additional details.
Pork Foundation Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 3/1 March 1 deadline. You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Rogers Group Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 4/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Rosemary Pace Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 3/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Rotary Student Loan Program Open $3,000/$15,000 Christian Co. resident   An excellent site is www.hopkinsvillerotary.com, Hopkinsville Rotary. Please download applications directly from the site or e-mail rotary@hopkinsvillerotary.com. The Rotary Club's office is located in the Memorial Building at 1202 South Virginia Street, P. O. Box 199, or call Janice or Susan at 886-3034, FAX 886-3018. 
Sandra R. McGinnis Memorial Scholarship Open   CCHS Graduate 5/1 You must be a Christian County High School graduating senior.
Shaw Scholarship Open   CCHS or HHS graduate 3/31 You must be a Christian County High School or Hopkinsville High School graduating senior. Based on GPA, ACT scores and financial need. Click on download for application.
           
           
Kentucky Colleges:          
Academic Scholarships Hopkinsville Community College amount varies 2.5 GPA; admitted to HCC 3/15 Please contact  HCC Office of Financial Aid (270-707-2830); applications is is .pdf format on website; available for all high school students in top 10% of graduation class, returning HCC students in good academic standing, GED graduates, single parents, dual enrolled students (high school students taking college classes at HCC, and African American students; http://www.hopkinsville.kctcs.edu/financialaid.
Need based textbooks-HCC Foundation Inc. Hopkinsville Community College amount varies 2.5 GPA; admitted to HCC Spring & Fall Please contact 270-707-3733; HCC Office of Institutional Advancement; must complete FAFSA; application is on website in .pdf format; http://www.hopkinsville.kctcs.edu/hccfoundation; http://www.hopkinsville.kctcs.edu/financialaid (click on scholarships)
Transfer Scholarships to a 4 year college Hopkinsville Community College amount varies enrollment in a 4 year college varies KCTCS Transfer Scholarships for student transferring to 4 year colleges and universities; College and universities that offer transfer scholarships to recruit community college students (amounts and participating institutions varies); HCC Office of Financial Aid (270) 707-3830; HCC Advising Center (270) 707-3820; http://www.kctcs.edu/student/financialaidscholarships; NOTE: Also check with local KY colleges and universities for specific KCTCS Transfer Scholarships. Please also review KnowHow2GOKY.org.  The link to the transfer section of KnowHow2GO is available from the KCTCS.Edu web site, under the Students and Parents section at: http://www.knowhow2goky.org/transfer/index.php. The link to the KCTCS transfer scholarship information on that web site is http://www.knowhow2goky.org/transfer/transfer_scholarships.php.
           
Balanced Man Scholarship Murray State varies 20 ACT & attend Murray State 5/20 See HS counselor for additional details.
Bart Cayce Scholarship Murray State varies GPA, ACT, completed application   Bart Cayce Scholarship; www.murraystate.edu/scholarships
Murray State Scholarships Murray State varies GPA, ACT, completed application   www.murraystate.edu/scholarships
Telecommunication Scholarship Murray State varies telecommunications major 2/1 www.murraystate.edu/scholarships
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McConnell, Hallmark University of Kentucky Significant 32 ACT, 3.75 GPA, 30 ACT, 3.75 1/15 Admissions.louisville.edu/aid. Competitive.
Singletary, Presidential University of Kentucky Significant Competitive 1/15 Contact www//uky.edu/academicscholarships
Student Athletic Trainer University of Kentucky varies 2.5, medical field   Interested in the medical field, 2.5 GPA
UK Farmhouse Fraternity University of Kentucky $500 Male 5/19 A $500 cash scholarship for any male high school senior that will be attending UK. Deadline is May 19 and click here to view or print a 2007 application or visit www.kyfarmhouse.com. Click on download for application.
William C. Parker University of Kentucky varies 2.5 GPA, student of color 1/15 Contact www//uky.edu/academicscholarships
           
Louisville Technical Institute Louisville Tech varies Must attend Louisville Tech 5/2 See HS counselor for additional details.
Morehead University   Specific varies GPA, ACT, completed application 3/15 www//moreheadstate.edu/scholarships
Northern Ky. University-Black& Gold Specific $2,000 23 ACT & 3.0 GPA 2/1  
Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship Austin Peay varies Male student attending APSU 6/16 Must be a male planning to enroll at APSU. See HS counselor for details.
St Catharine College  Specific varies ACT, GPA 3/15 If you have any questions please see Mrs. Latham.
University of the Cumberlands  Specific varies GPA, ACT 3/15 Must apply for admission to the university and then for scholarships. If you have questions please see Mrs. Latham.
       
       
Students of Color:      
Gates Millennium Scholarships Open varies 3.3, Student of color   The goal of GMS is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for outstanding minority students with significant financial need to reach their highest potential. Contact www//gmsp.org.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Open varies Hispanic students   Contact www//hsf.net, Hispanic Scholarship Fund for additional details.
NAACP Scholarship  Open varies 2.5 GPA; 3 letters of recommendation 5/26 Contact www//naacp.org for additional details; also http://www.naacp.org/youth/act-so/index.htm. See HS counselor for additional details.
United Negro College Fund Open varies African American students   Contact www//uncf.org for additional details.
William C. Parker Scholarship Open varies 2.5 GPA, Student of Color 1/15  
Woodford R. Porter Scholarships Open varies 3.0; 20 ACT; 940 SAT 10/1 African American student
       
       
Military:      
American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 233 Open $1,000 Child/grandchild of veteran 3/1 Must be a child or grandchild of a veteran.
American Society of Military Comptrollers Open $500 Financial Major 2/18 spacer
Must be a graduating high school senior, attend school in Christian or Trigg County, Kentucky, or Montgomery or Stewart County, Tennessee; be entering a field of study directly related to financial management; and submit a letter of recommendation from a guidance counselor, high school teacher, principal, or employer. Contact: Virginia Salyer, American Society of Military Comptrollers, Ft Campbell Chapter, PO Box 85, Fort Campbell, KY 42223, phone (270) 798-4498
Army ROTC Scholarship Open Over $20,000 yr.  Competitive, 24+ ACT end of school year Visit www//armyrotc.com or www//goarmy.com/rotc for more information, HS ROTC teacher, HS counselor, or local recruiting office.
Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship Open $1,000 Veteran 4/15 Must be the child or grandchild of an active duty or retired, deceased veteran.
Marine Corp League Scholarship Open varies Child or grandchild of Marine 5/25 Must be a child or grandchild or a current or past Marine. See HS counselor for additional details. Special scholarship for APSU.
Military Children Scholarships Open varies Military 2/20 www.militaryscholar.org
OSC Officer Spouses Club Open $500-$1,500 Child of a veteran 2/15/  
United States Field Artillery Association Open varies USFAA 4/1 www.fieldartillery.org
       
       
Kentucky Scholarships:      
Christian Connector Scholarship Program Open varies to any Christian based college 5/31 Go to www.christianconnector.com for additional details.
CIC Foundation Scholarship Open $22,500 over 4 years Financial Services Major 3/30 For students interested in professions in the credit industry or closely related financial services industry. Available only to South Central & Middle Tn. area residents. 
Educational Communication Scholarship Fund Open varies GPA, ACT  5/15 www.ecisf.org. GPA, ACT, School and community activities, work experience.
Elks Lodge MPS Scholarship Open $2,300,000 in US graduating HS senior 1/11 Contact www//elks.org/enf/scholars. Call the Lyndon Lodge 904, Ormsby Lane (502-426-2069) or Louisville Lodge 2824, Klondike Lane (502-491-8335); both in Louisville.
Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana  Open   Disability 5/1 Must be under a physician’s care for epilepsy or seizure disorder, live in KY.
FFA Scholarship Open   Agriculture Major    
KHEAA Teacher Scholarship any Ky. College varies Plan to teach in Ky. 5/1 Must enroll in a Ky. College or education program and teach in Ky. Following graduation. See www.kheaa.com for additional details.
KHSAA Sportsmanship Recognition  Open $3,000 2.5 GPA 3/15  
Kiwanis Scholarship Award Open   GPA, ACT, completed application    
Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship Open   Community Service and good grades. 3/15 Must apply online at www.kohlscorporation.com. 
McKelvey Foundation Entrepreneurial Sch. Open   GPA, ACT, completed application   Please go to mckelveyfoundation.org  
Optimist International Oratorical Contents Open   GPA, ACT 2/1 Give a 4-5 minute speech, contact HS counselor for details.
Pauline C. Young Scholarship any Ky. College   3.5 GPA, ACT or SAT 4/1 Must download the application and then submit by mail. Download at www.kyscholarships.org
Robert P. Mcann FBLA Scholarship Open   GPA, ACT    
Shannon O’Daniel Memorial Scholarship Open   Disability 5/1 Has epilepsy and seizures, commitment, and perseverance in eliminating the obstacles that epilepsy and seizures may present
Toyota Exchange Scholarship Toyota Exchange Scholarship   Exchange Program 12/4 Opportunity to spend 6 weeks in Japan during the summer as part of an exchange program, contact www//FYU-USA.org
UPS Scholarships Open varies work/intern at UPS open This is a company sponsored program by UPS, and is particularly helpful for students attending UL or other Louisville colleges, contact www.upsjobs.com.
Wal-Mart Associate Scholarship Open   GPA, ACT 1/14 Must work at Wal-Mart, please check with supervisor or HS counselor for details.
Wal-Mart/Sam Walton Community Scholarship Open   2.5 GPA 1/14 Family member or student cannot work at Wal-Mart.
Wal-Mart/Walton Family Scholarship Open   GPA, ACT 1/14 Parent must work at Wal-Mart or Sams.