How To Apply

Traditional Application Process

Students who wish to apply for a Scholarship Foundation grant must complete the following two steps for consideration:

Step One:

Complete and submit the College Board’s online CSS Profile

The Scholarship Foundation’s CSS Code, needed to complete the PROFILE is 0619.

Step Two:

Complete and submit the appropriate Scholarship Foundation of St. Joseph County application online.

The scholarship deadline for the 2025-2026 school year is February 15, 2025. Applications will be available December 1, 2024.

New Application – Graduating high school senior. 

New Upperclassman Application – Current college student. 

Renewal Application –   This application is for our current scholarship recipients only. Deadline is February 1, 2025.

Non-Traditional Application Process

Eligibility, instructions and deadlines are in the application below. Submit the application along with supporting documentation to our Foundation by the deadline dates. 

Non-Traditional ApplicationComplete this application if it is your first time applying for the scholarship. The reference form below needs to be included.

Non-Traditional Reference Form – Use this form for your reference. 

Non-Traditional Renewal Application Use this form if you have previously applied for a scholarship. You do not need to include a reference form.

If you have questions about our applications or the application process, please feel free to contact us via phone or email.

Phone: 574-259-0522  or  Email: