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STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Math)

James R. Blass (part-time enrollment status eligible) (tuition, fees & books only)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Registered in the Manufacturing Technology A.A.S. degree or pre-engineering courses
2. Intentions of transferring to a four-year institution to earn a bachelor's degree
3. Minimum 2.80 GPA

Ola Louise Blouke Memorial
Eligibility Requirements
1. Sophomore status (30+ credit hours completed by end of Spring 2019)
2. Registered in A.S. degree with intended major in chemistry, science or math and planning to work in a corporate or manufacturing environment
3. Transferring to a four-year university to earn a bachelor's degree
4. Minimum 3.25 GPA

Edward & Elizabeth De Zwarte Memorial
Eligibility Requirements
1. 2019 high school graduate or first-time IVCC attendee
2. Pursuing a career in engineering

Jim & Marilyn Durdan Memorial
Eligibility Requirements
1. Pursuing a career in the medical field
2. Student must demonstrate a history of caring for or helping others (i.e., animal shelter, homeless shelter, nursing home, family members - disabled or elderly, etc.)
3. Minimum 2.50 GPA
NOTE: Preference will be given to applicant pursuing a career in the veterinarian field.

Flint Hills Discovery
Eligibility Requirements
1. Sophomore status (30+ credit hours completed by end of Spring 2019)
2. Planning to major in engineering in any of the following areas: chemical, industrial, environmental, health & safety, or any other area related to a manufacturing company
3. Intentions of transferring to a four-year institution to earn a bachelor's degree
4. Minimum 3.25 GPA

Greater Ottawa Networking Group (tuition & fees only)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Current IVCC student (high school students excluded)
2. Graduated from Marquette Academy, Ottawa Township High School, home-schooled or GED graduate
3. Pursuing a STEM-related career
4. Minimum 2.50 GPA

Heartland Bank Community Enhancement (part-time enrollment status eligible)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Pursuing a career in manufacturing technology or engineering
2. Demonstrated community involvement outside of the classroom

Allan C. Hoover Memorial
Eligibility Requirements
1. Sophomore status (30+ credit hours completed by end of Spring 2019)
2. Enrolled in an industrial curriculum (i.e., manufacturing and/or CAD courses)
3. Minimum 2.00 GPA

Illinois Manufacturers' Association (part-time enrollment status eligible)
Eligibility Requirements
1. IVCC district resident
2. Intentions of enrolling in manufacturing-related courses
3. Minimum 2.00 GPA
NOTE: Involvement in voluntary community or extra-curricular activities may be considered.

Illinois Valley Chapter: Illinois Valley Society of Professional Engineers
Eligibility Requirements
1. Sophomore status (30+ credit hours completed by end of Spring 2019)
2. Enrolled in pre-engineering courses
3. Intentions of transferring to a four-year institution to earn a bachelor's degree
4. Minimum 3.00 GPA
NOTE: Results of ACT or SAT score, if taken, must be submitted with scholarship application.

Helga Interrante (part-time enrollment status eligible) (tuition, fees & books only)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Current IVCC student (high school students excluded)
2. Resident of LaSalle County, Bureau County, Putnam County or Marshall County
3. Registered in A.A., A.S., A.E.S. or A.A.S. degree with intended major in chemistry, science or engineering
4. Minimum 3.00 GPA

Lester A. Klinefelter Memorial (part-time enrollment status eligible)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Registered in one of the following certificate or degree programs -- machinist tool & die, welding or industrial maintenance
2. Minimum 2.50 GPA
OR
1. Registered in the Manufacturing Technology A.A.S. degree
2. Minimum 2.50 GPA

Randy Swinford Legacy (part-time enrollment status eligible)
Eligibility Requirement
1. Pursuing a technical career (i.e., Certified Production Technician, engineering technology, heating, ventilation & air conditioning (HVAC), industrial maintenance or electrician, machinist tool & die making, manufacturing technology, process operations, welding production, wind energy)
NOTE: Preference will be giving to Princeton High School graduates, however, home-schooled and GED recipients may be considered

Zonta Club of LaSalle-Peru  Area 1925
Eligibility Requirements
1. Female student returning to school after an extended period of time after high school graduation or previous enrollment at IVCC
2. Pursuing a career in a STEM field
3. Demonstrated community service

Zonta Club of Streator

Eligibility Requirements
1. Female student
2. Graduated from Streator Township or Woodland High School; if applicant is GED recipient or home-schooled they must be a resident of the SHS or WHS district.
3. Pursuing a career in a STEM field
4. Minimum 3.00 GPA

William & Dian Taylor (tuition & fees only)
Eligibility Requirements
1. Incoming freshman student (2019 graduate from an IVCC district high school or home-schooled)
2. Minimum 2.75 GPA
3. Student must register in transfer courses at IVCC and plan to transfer to a four-year college or university.
NOTE: Should there be an instance where there are more than five qualified applicants, and all such applicants are substantially and equally qualified, then preference will be given to the applicants who are pursuing a non-academic, four-year degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) or accounting field.
4. Recommendation letter is required from a high school instructor, counselor, administrator or community member addressing student's character and potential
5. Results of ACT or SAT scores, if taken, must be submitted with scholarship application
6. Consideration will be given to qualified students who are first-generation (i.e., parents do not have a four-year college degree) and/or students with financial need
NOTE: The award is renewable for the student's second year if a cumulative 3.00 GPA is maintained and a plan to transfer to a four-year college or university continues to be demonstrated

William and Dian Taylor awards for IVCC students transferring to NIU