Student Scholarship Information

This year's scholarship applications are now available!  All high school scholarship applications must be submitted by March 1, 2020. Click on the link next to the scholarship name below to apply for that scholarship.  If you have any questions, please e-mail Jen Adler at


    Scholarships Available for any PPS Graduating Senior

    H.E.A.R. Scholarship:

    Elizabeth Rasmussen Scholarship:

    John W. Gift Scholarship:

    Urban Forestry Scholarship:

    John K. Garrett Scholarship:

    Roy Gummerson Scholarship:

    Edward N. Woodruff Scholarship:

    Laurie and Gregory Beard Scholarship:


    Scholarships Available for Richwoods Seniors Only:

    Wayne Macomber Scholarship:

    Diane Thannert Scholarship:

    Randy Simmons Memorial Scholarship for Richwoods:

    Lynn Pastucha Scholarship: no online application, must be nominated by a teacher

    Jamie Epstein Memorial Scholarship: must be nominated by a teacher to receive the online application link


    Scholarships Available for Manual Seniors Only:

    Nevada Buckley Manion Scholarship:

    Manual High School/Eureka College Scholarship:

    Randy Simmons Memorial Scholarship for Manual:

    Genevieve Kroepel Cahail Award: no online application, must be nominated by teacher


    Scholarships Available for Peoria High Seniors Only:

    Randy Simmons Memorial Scholarship for Peoria High:


    Information About Our Scholarships:



      Middle School Student Scholarships: (available in February 2020)

        Congratulations to our 2019 PPS Foundation Scholarship Recipients!

        The full list of the 2019 scholarship recipients can be found by clicking here.  An notification e-mail was sent out to the address listed on the applications on April 12th to all applicants.  Scholarship recipients will also be receiving an official letter in the mail.  If a letter has not arrived yet, please contact Jen Adler at Thank you to all who applied!  The PPS Foundation wishes the best of luck to everyone in pursuing your goals for your continuing education.   

        2019 Scholarship Request Form

        If you have been awarded one of the 2019 PPS Foundation Scholarships, please print a copy of the 2019 Scholarship Request Form and complete as soon as possible.  All request forms, along with an official letter of enrollment verification should be turned into the Foundation office May-August to make sure the scholarship funds arrive at the university before the beginning of Fall semester.  We must have a letter of enrollment verification before we can begin to process the scholarship check.