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Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship program will provide one scholarship for full tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of up to $900.00 per year for required books and required equipment for four years of undergraduate study on a full-time basis, leading to a baccalaureate degree at any INDIANA public or private college or university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.  

This scholarship is open to Harrison County residents who will have graduated by the end of June of the award year with a diploma from a regionally accredited Indiana high school and who have been accepted to pursue a full-time baccalaureate course study.

2019 application has closed. 

 Click here to apply: 2019 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Application 
Deadline to submit application was September 30th at 4:00 p.m. 


ScholarshipsHCCF Universal Scholarship Application 

This universal, online application allows students to apply for the Building Our Future scholarships, IU Southeast scholarships, Founder’s Vocational scholarships and most of our Endowment scholarships all with the ease of one application. Applicants must be Harrison County residents to apply.

Click here to apply: 2019 Universal Application available November 1st 

Deadline to apply: January 20th at 4:00 p.m.


Harrison County Hospital Foundation Scholarship

Eligible applicants must have graduated from high school within the last five years, and can be from Harrison & Crawford Counties in Indiana and Meade County, Kentucky. Applicants must have plans to complete higher education in a hospital, medical or healthcare related field. Applicants must include a letter of intent, copy of high school transcripts, letter of recommendation and verification of acceptance from their college of choice.

Click here to apply: 2019 Harrison County Hospital Foundation Scholarship Application available November 1st.


Miles’ Fund Scholarship

The Miles’ Fund was established provide scholarship support for students in a trade or vocational program. Students must be legal residents of Harrison County and be between the ages of 18-21 years old to be eligible. Scholarship funding may be used for tuition, books, course related fees, required tools, uniforms or supplies*. (*Tools, uniforms and supplies must be verified by the student’s course syllabus and class schedule.)

Applications are due October 31st and March 31st each year. Preference will be given to students who have not received funding in previous application cycles.

Click here to apply: Miles’ Fund Scholarship application


If you have any questions or concerns about this or any of HCCF’s other scholarship applications, please contact Heather Stafford, Director of Programs at or 812-738-6668.


Scholarship Code of Conduct
The HCCF Scholarship Code of Conduct establishes expected behavior of potential and current scholarship applicants/recipients of the Harrison County Community Foundation. HCCF is looking for strong leaders of good character who will represent Harrison County and the Harrison County Community Foundation well. All students should be aware the HCCF scholarship application is a competitive process and conduct will be considered. 
All HCCF Scholarship applicants/recipients are expected to uphold high standards, which include abiding by federal, state and local civil and criminal laws. They must also abide by the high school and college established conduct policies. Scholarship recipients should operate as a leader in and out of school. 
The school principal or counselors shall notify the HCCF at any time if an incident has occurred that potentially violates the HCCF Code of Conduct. HCCF may address any issue that occurred in the student’s high school career. Potential scholarship recipients who violate these standards may be removed as a candidate for any HCCF Scholarship at the discretion of the HCCF Board of Directors.  A current scholarship recipient may have their scholarship funds forfeited if in violation of their scholarship agreement.