The Guidance Office maintains a list of scholarships that can be found on the DHS Guidance Office website. http://dhs.dekalbcentral.net/dekalb-high-school-guidance-department/college-career-planning-1/scholarships We will host two seminars in January designed to give seniors and their parents more information about financial aid and applying for scholarships. On January 13, 2014 at 6:30pm, we will have a representative from the Financial Aid Office at IPFW to speak to seniors and their parents about Federal and State financial aid and completing the FAFSA (financial aid application). On January 27, 2014 at 6:30pm, we will have a representative from the Community Foundation of DeKalb County to speak about scholarships-what is available and how to apply.
The Community Foundation DeKalb County now has the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application available on its website. http://www.dekalbfoundation.org/scholarships.php This scholarship is available to current residents of DeKalb County who meet the following criteria: graduate of a DeKalb County high school before the end of June 2014, citizen of the United States, top 10% of his/her high school class and involved in the community as a volunteer. The deadline to apply is January 8, 2014.