Applications for 2020 Scholarships are now open! This year there are 16 scholarships being offered to CHS graduating seniors -

  • General Fund - EVERY senior should apply for this scholarship. We do our best to ensure that every worthy applicant receives a scholarship! Requires a 2.0 GPA (4.0 scale), for individuals who plan to attend a 2-year technical/trade/vocation school or a 2 or 4 year college or university.
  • James I. Howell Scholarship - Awarded annually to one male and one female graduate from CHS. Based on scholarship, work ethic, character, athletics and school activity participation.
  • David Elsrod Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to one or more graduating seniors who has participated for at least two years with the CHS Football Team.
  • Michelle Alexander Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to one or more graduating seniors who have shown courage in the face of difficulty and adversity and perseveres in challenging situations. A strong work ethic and a willingness to do more than what is asked should be demonstrated. Special consideration given to students who participated in track and/or swimming.
  • Scott Abernathy Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to a graduating student who exhibits good work ethic, character, athletics and community service. Special consideration given to a wrestler.
  • Don Kehoe Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to one or more students who exhibit leadership, character, extra-curricular activity participation, community service, school spirit, GPA and financial need.
  • Trey Kidwell Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to one or more students who were current members of the CHS Swimming & Diving Team, who had participated with the team for at least two years, held a GPA of 9.0 (12.0 scale), and are well-respected members of the community.
  • Class of 1957 Scholarship - Awarded annually to one student who holds a GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale).
  • Ryan Bullerdick Memorial Scholarship - Awarded annually to one student who is pursuing a career in business or entrepreneurship at a higher education institution. Special consideration given to students who will attend Indiana University - Bloomington.
  • Centerville Emergency Services Scholarship - Awarded annually to one graduate who is pursuing a career in emergency medical services, law enforcement, fire services, criminal justice/criminology, and/or public safety.
  • Tom Daugherty Memorial Scholarship - To be awarded to a graduating senior who is pursuing a degree from a Christian college in the area of music, ministry or social work.
  • Liam Duncil Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to one or more graduating seniors based on required essay.
  • Bulldog Future Education Scholarship - Awarded annually to one or more graduating seniors who desire to pursue a career in teaching. Minimum of 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale) or 9.0 GPA (12.0 scale) who will be pursuing a career in the education field.
  • Samantha Nunez Scholarship - Awarded to a female graduate who will be pursuing a degree in business, who has competed in at least one Varsity High School sport. Minimum of 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale) or 9.0 GPA (12.0 scale). 
  • Dan McCurdy Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to a graduate planning to attend an accredited institution of higher learning (college/university/institute) with a focus on art. Minimum of 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale). Student must submit an essay and an art portfolio or one featured project/artwork. Artwork to be judged by an independent panel of three local art instructors (current or retired).