Huron High School

Select the Fund name below to view the criteria and download an application. Not all student award funds require applications. The criteria and PDF Application (where required) are located at the bottom of each individual Fund Page. You may apply for more than one.

Please carefully follow directions for completion and submission, listed on the application.

Unless otherwise indicated on individual Fund Page, applications can be submitted starting on January 2 of each year. All applications must be submitted by April 15, no later than 5pm.

Questions may be directed to


Yolanda BELL Memorial Scholarship – $400 minimum
For a student with an IEP who plans to attend college or other type of post-school training




Rick BURGESS Jazz Scholarship – $1,200
Junior or senior jazz band student dedicated to the art and creation of jazz music




Taylor CALHOUN Memorial Awards
For Huron High School students, these awards are to recognize special members of the women’s varsity tennis and soccer teams in honor of Taylor Elizabeth-Blair Calhoun. There are no student application processes for these awards. Selection is made by team coaches.

Taylor Calhoun Sunshine Awards – $300 each – for 2 student athletes, one each from the Women’s Soccer and Tennis Teams

Taylor Calhoun Individual Assistance Awards – Award amounts vary to enhance the high school experience for students in need.  There is no student application process.  Selection is made by teacher and coach referral to student counselors.

Lisa GallagherLisa Ann GALLAGHER Memorial Scholarship – $1,000

For a graduating female student planning to attend college




Joseph J. KEELEY Memorial Scholarship  – $100

For a graduating senior who excels in academics and athletics (swimming, water polo or softball). There is not a student application process. Selection is made by a committee.

Kent D. OVERBEY Scholarship – $250 to $500 per scholarship, number of recipients varies

For a graduating male senior and member of the cross country team



Dorothy M. RUSSELL Scholarship – $500
For a graduating senior who plans to attend college and major in education

Donald E. SIMONS, Jr. Memorial Award – $250 scholarships, number of recipients varies.

For a student-athlete on the basketball or football team needing assistance with participation fees