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Seniors, scholarships are an important part of your college planning. Be sure to pick up applications for all the scholarships that you are eligible to get. Keep checking this page and the bulletin board outside the guidance office and in the library for information about available scholarships. Make a list of the scholarships that pertain to your field of study or that you are eligible for. Make sure that you fill all applications in completely and that everything you need for them is attached. Be sure to read all instructions before returning completed applications. Some applications need to be submitted directly to the organization offering the scholarship and some may be turned in to the guidance office.

Winner High School would like parents and students to know that legitimate companies never guarantee scholarships and that financial aid help and information is available free. For free financial aid help contact: Your high school counselor, or any college financial aid office. Please think seriously before spending any amount of money for financial aid help. This is money that could be used to help pay for college tuition, books, or living expenses. If you need help determining the legitimacy of a mailing you have received, contact your high school counselor.

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CHARLES HELLMANN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE EDUCATORS: This scholarship is in honor of the teachers who strongly influenced the life of Charles Hellmann and will be used to support future educators in South Dakota. A $1,000 scholarship will be presented to any qualifying Winner High School student who is in the top half of their graduating class and is interested in becoming an educator in any area. Applications must include a copy of official high school transcript and resume. Return all application documents to the high school guidance office. To complete the fillable PDF click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 1st of the graduation year.

FIRST FIDELITY BANK SCHOLARSHIP: A minimum of two $500 scholarships will be awarded to two high school seniors for each First Fidelity community. Eligible students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and plan to attend a South Dakota Institution of higher learning. Selections will be based upon academics, extracurricular involvement and need. Scholarships will be paid at the beginning of the 2nd semester. Please complete application and you must include a copy of official high school transcript including ACT score along with a resume. Please return all application documents to your high school guidance office. To complete the fillable PDF application click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 15th of graduation year.

HAROLD E. SMITH SCHOLARSHIP: A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Winner High School Senior planning to obtain a degree from a South Dakota School of higher education. Preference will be given to, but not restricted, to a student showing strong aptitude for English, including drama and/or oral interpretation. Applicant must have obtained a suitable academic achievement. Please complete application and attach a copy of official high school transcript and resume. Please return all documents to your high school guidance office. To complete a fillable PDF application click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is -April 1st of graduation year.

RAY NEYENS SR AND GRACE NEYENS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP: A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Tripp County High School graduate planning to attend a south Dakota School of Higher education (to include industrial, technical and four-year accredited universities). Applicant should be respectful, of good character, strong in citizenship and community activities and have obtained suitable academic achievement. Applicants are required to attach a resume with your application and return to the guidance office. To complete the fillable PDF application click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 15th of graduation year). A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required.

DON & FERN JORGENSEN SCHOLARSHIP: A $750 scholarship will be awarded to a qualifying Winner High School Senior. Applicant must plan to attend a South Dakota School of higher education (includes industrial, technical or a four-year accredited university). A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Please complete application and you must include a copy of official high school transcript including ACT score along with a resume. Please return all you application documents to your high school guidance office. To complete the fillable PDF application click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 1st of the graduation year.

JAMES & LAWRENCE NEYENS SCHOLARSHIP: 2 - $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to two Tripp County High School graduate planning to attend any school of higher education (to include industrial, technical, and four-year accredited universities in or out of state). Applicant should be respectful, of good character, strong in citizenship and community activities, participated in extracurricular activities, and have obtained suitable academic achievement. Application must include your official high school transcript including ACT and resume. Return all completed application documents to your high school guidance office. To complete a fillable PDF application please click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 15th of graduation year.

WINNER ROTARY CLUB & GEORGE AND JACK BAILEY FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP: Two $500 scholarships will be presented to qualifying Winner High School seniors. Selections will be based upon academics, extracurricular involvement and need. Complete application and attach a copy of your official transcript and resume to be turned in to the guidance office. To complete a fillable PDF application click on the yellow highlighted link at the top of this page. Application deadline is - April 15 of graduation year.