Work Based Learning Scholarship

About the Chamber

The DeKalb Chamber Partnership exists to connect business, community, and education in DeKalb County. We are a champion for business, catalyst for community, and convener for education. We believe investing in today’s students will produce quality talent tomorrow. The Chamber bridges the gap between employer and educator and opens the lines of communication in hopes of better preparing students for the workforce. Our educational collaborations have led to milestone achievements in DeKalb County.


Eligibility Criteria

The scholarship is a one-time award to a graduating senior at each of the following schools: DeKalb High School, Garrett High School, Eastside High School, Hamilton High School, and Lakewood Park Christian School. Awards will range from $250 - $1,000. The final amount awarded will be based on the quality of the application received. Applicants may pursue any field of study at any post-secondary training including but not limited to associates degree, bachelors degree, training, or certification. Applicants must be a resident of DeKalb County, Indiana and enroll at an accredited post-secondary institution (including certification programs). Selection will be awarded on the basis of job/internship experience, service to the school or community, and career goals.


Required Forms

  • Scholarship Cover Page
  • Completed Application
  • Essay


Deadline to Apply

Submit the printed forms to the high school guidance office by Wednesday, March 15, 2023.