One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the student selected as the winner of this scholarship. The Indiana TRIO Scholarship Committee, appointed by Indiana TRIO’s President, will select the recipient of the scholarship by Middle of April.
Three (3) applications from each TRIO program will be accepted for this scholarship.
Who should apply?
Students in a TS, UB, VUB, or EOC program in the state of Indiana who have been accepted for enrollment at a college or university for the fall semester as a freshman and will be a full-time student.
What must be submitted?
When is the application due?
The TRIO Program Director must submit the application an all requested information to Heather Bauer, Scholarship Committee Chair, no later than 11:59 PM EST on March 31, 2017.
The scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of community service, academic achievement, essay, and recommendation letter. The winner will be notified at the end of April by his/her Program Director and/or the Indiana TRIO Scholarship Chairperson. Scholarship payment will be made in September/October in one lump sum after proof of enrollment for the fall 2017 term has been received by the Scholarship Chairperson along with a current mailing address. The check will be mailed to the recipient's current mailing address and payable to the student.
Cheryl Berry Memorial Scholarship Application
Please note that TRIO staff who submit scholarship applications for students must be current on their membership in order for the applicants to be considered.
2017 Scholarship Winner: