Need Based Scholarships

Need Based Scholarships

The following Need Based Scholarships, given by private donors, are awarded at Oldenburg Academy. Tuition assistance applications are required for all of these scholarships and must be received by FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment by March 1. To be considered for these scholarships, incoming freshmen must take the Placement Test and fulfill the other Freshmen Scholarship Requirements.

For more information, contact Mrs. Annette Hunger, Director of Admissions, at ahunger@oldenburgacademy.org or 812.934.4440 ext. 231.


Becky Orschell Werner Scholarship

Given to student with at least a “B” average who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

Requirements:
Teacher recommendation
Handwritten essay (no more than 500 words) “How will attending Oldenburg Academy impact your life?”
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application


Elmer G. & Rose L. Ramsdell Scholarship

Given to a young woman with at least a “B” average who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

Requirements:

Teacher recommendation
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application


Judith Ann Heinlein Scholarship

Given to a student who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

Requirements:

Teacher recommendation
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application


Maria Duerr DeJaco Scholarship

Given to a young woman with at least a "B" average who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

Requirements:

Teacher recommendation
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application


Mildred J. Hillenbrand Scholarship

Given to a student in the greater Batesville area who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy. Potential 4-year renewable scholarship.

Requirements:

Teacher recommendation
Maintain contact with donor through Oldenburg Academy President’s Office
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application


Celeste P. Johnson Memorial Scholarship 

Given to a student who is a registered member of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Catholic Church 

in Bright, Indiana and who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

 Criteria:

♦ Teacher or parish staff recommendation

♦ Involvement in service at St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross 

♦ Have at least a “B” average grade point 

♦ Potential yearly renewable scholarship – must be involved in service through parish, 

community, or school and a “B” grade point average at OA

♦ Financial Aid form must be completed
Celeste P. Johnson Memorial Scholarship 

Given to a student who is a registered member of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Catholic Church 

in Bright, Indiana and who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy

 Criteria:

♦ Teacher or parish staff recommendation

♦ Involvement in service at St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross 

♦ Have at least a “B” average grade point 

♦ Potential yearly renewable scholarship – must be involved in service through parish, 

community, or school and a “B” grade point average at OA

♦ Financial Aid form must be completed

Celeste P. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Given to a student who is a registered member of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Catholic Church in Bright, Indiana and who could not otherwise afford to attend Oldenburg Academy.

Requirements:
Teacher or parish staff recommendation
Involvement in service at St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Catholic Church 
Have at least a "B" grade point average
Potential yearly renewable scholarship-must be involved in service through parish, community, or school and maintaining a "B" grade point average at Oldenburg Academy
Tuition Assistance Application must be completed

Tuition assistance application