Scholarship Applications

The ACCF has the following applications available for students to download.  It is strongly recommended that scholarship applications be computer generated.  Please see each individual scholarship for information regarding submission requirements and due date.
To determine what applications may be appropriate for you, please read the information on the 'Scholarships' page.  If you have any scholarship related questions, please feel free to contact the ACCF at 260.724.3939 or
*** Before downloading any application, please read this for suggestions on how to be a successful candidate and recommendations for an impressive application or professional document. ***
MORE OPPORTUNITIES:  The ACCF may be aware of other scholarship opportunities within the community. If time allows, we can inform you if you qualify for other scholarships.  Therefore, the ACCF encourages you to submit your scholarship applications early. This application process may take a few days to complete in order to meet that due date.

You may have problems if you do not follow these steps:

             1. Click on ‘2019-2020 Traditional Student Application’ (electronic, fillable version)’

                       This opens the doc - but it will not appear to be a ‘fillable-doc’

             2. Save to your personal device. This should appear as a fillable doc

             3. Each time you make changes to the doc you will need to retitle the file
Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship minimum requirements
      Adams County resident graduating senior from an Adams County high school 
      Minimums:  GPA: 3.8 and SAT: 1100 OR ACT: 25
      Due Date: Wed., Sept 11, 2019, by 4:00 pm  
ACCF/Renewal Application - June Due Date
ACCF/2020-2021 Traditional Student Application - Sept.  & Feb. Due Dates (electronic, fillable version)                     This application is for Lilly Scholarship applicants and all other Adams County graduating seniors who are residents of Adams County, IN.
ACCF/On-Track / Non-Traditional Student Application - November Due Date - This application is ONLY for Adams County OT/NT students who have not received a scholarship processed by the ACCF for the current calendar year. Questions? Call the ACCF 260.724.3939
ACCF/Two-year Degree Student Application - Feb. Due Date -for graduating high school seniors
ACCF/Two-year Degree Student Application - June Due Date- for On-Track/Non-Traditional Students 
AHAIN, Affordable Housing Association of Indiana Scholarship Application - June Due Date - This application is ONLY for resident members and employees of Affordable Housing Association of Indiana
Hart, Chelsea Kay Hart Memorial Scholarship Application - February Due Date - This application is ONLY for graduating high school seniors from Heritage High School - Monroeville, IN
Seffernick, Alfred & Myrtle Seffernick Memorial Scholarship Application - Feb. Due Date - This application is ONLY for graduating high school seniors from St. John's High School - Delphos, OH
Selking International Scholarship ApplicationFebruary Due Date - This application is ONLY for  individuals who are entering or are enrolled in Diesel Mechanic Programs. 
Proofs of Association for the following scholarships:  Dixie (Harvey) Arven, American Legion Post #43, American Legion Post #468, Decatur Volunteer Fire Dept., Meshberger / LICA, Smith Brothers of Berne / Nick Taylor.  Please print out the appropriate form(s) from this document and submit with the required material(s) as outlined on each form.
2020 Essay Topics for the following scholarships:  Trooper Cory Elson, Bryan James Miller, Nut Tree Reading, Smith Brothers of Berne / Nick Taylor, and Officer Jerry Wyss.  Also included is information regarding the Dr. H. S. 'Terry' Lee and Family Memorial Scholarship and the Paul W. Zurcher (Z Fund) Memorial Scholarship.  Please submit the required essay(s) separate from your application using the requirements outlined for each scholarship.
8th Grade Literacy Scholarship Application - Nov. & March Due Dates (electronic, fillable version)
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