Due Date: post marked by 1st Monday of April
Notification Date: 1st Monday of May
Dearborn County CASA awards three $500 scholarships to one graduating student from each of our three local high schools.
Students should write an essay reflecting on substance use and/or abuse. This can be a general overview of substance abuse in our country, state, county, or in their own lives.
-Applicants must submit the form located below with their essay which includes a signature from their guidance counselor
-Students must have a C or above GPA for consideration; transcripts are not required
-Student should not have a record of suspensions or expulsions due to substance related issues
-Provide proof of acceptance to a college or technical school
-Applications are reviewed by a committee with the student's name removed. A rubric is provided for scoring.