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Student Awards and Scholarships

2023 Awards

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarships 2023
IHS Senior Awards 2023
Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarships 2023

This year, the Elks National Foundation will award a total of 500 Most Valuable Student Scholarships, ranging from $4,000 to $50,000 (paid out over four years). The scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US citizen and will attend a four-year school after graduation. Elk affiliation is NOT required. This is a competitive contest based on academics, leadership, service, and financial need. Learn more and apply online at

Applications Due: November 14, 2022

IHS Senior Awards 2023

Every year, there is a ceremony for seniors who have received an award(s). Prizes come from many sources, such as nominations by IHS teachers or an outside community organization, in the memory of loved ones, or in honor of an IHS graduating class. These specific awards have a trust fund account and recognize students with a monetary prize.  

You will need to fill out an award application to be eligible for the numerous awards presented to IHS Seniors. We encourage you to complete your Senior Awards Application electronically using the linked form. There will also be paper copies in Student Services, the Welcome Center, and H-Courtyard.  

Before you get started, it is essential to note that this application will determine award recipients. Awards fall under multiple categories, including academic achievement, financial need, individual character, and ethnic background of students. Be honest when completing your application to avoid disqualification. Finally, please write a thank you note to the award's sponsor if you are selected.

Applications Due: March 17, 2023

You may email Arti Jewett or Nicki Zawel with questions.