Independence Bank is excited to begin the search for 2023 Scholarship recipients. Independence Bank is looking for students who need financial assistance to further their education. Independence Bank awards over $100,000 each year to high school seniors pursuing an education with dreams of making a difference. Over $1.5 million in scholarships have been awarded since 2001.
The Independence Bank team seeks to understand applicant’s goals, aspirations, where they come from and who they are, while also evaluating a typed essay, high school grades/GPA, ACT scores, financial need, extracurricular activities and volunteer tasks. Homeschool students are eligible to apply. Information about our scholarship program, including lists of previous recipients can be found on our website.
The deadline to apply is Monday, February 13th at 5:00 pm, CST. Independence Bank employees’ and directors’ children/grandchildren that are seniors in high school may apply for the Marjorie Reid $10,000 scholarship. Applications can be completed online by visiting our website. All applicants will be notified by email on or before March 31st.