Applying for Scholarships

The BTC Area Youth Benefit Corp. board awards scholarships to area students every year, including annual EverFi Scholarships in the amount of $2,500, $1,500, and $1,000. Additionally, we award special prizes like Amazon gift cards to one student per school for showing exceptional citizenship during the school year.

To apply, you must meet the following requirements:

  1. High School Senior planning to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational/trade school in the U.S.
  2. Completed all seven modules of the EverFi Financial Literacy Program.
  3. Be committed to using finance practice to better your life and that of your family and/or community.
  4. Student must submit a 250-word essay. In 250 words or less, the student should discuss how completing the EverFi program will benefit you in college and thereafter.

Additional information is available at any BTC Bank office, or by calling 660-425-7285.

Congratulations to the 2023 BTC Area Youth Benefit Corp EverFi Scholarship recipients!

  • 1st place $2,500 – Cami Carpenter, Chillicothe High School
  • 2nd place $1,500 – Grant Boyd, Central Decatur High School
  • 3rd place $1,000 – Isabella Arias, South Harrison High School

Complete a Scholarship Application

The scholarship application for the 2022-2023 school year is now available!

Applications must be completed by Friday, March 24, 2023.

Meet Our Scholarship Recipients

Review our Charitable Contributions and Sponsorship Policy

This policy addresses the guidelines and exclusions in place regarding our support of area youth. Please be sure to read it before submitting any application.