Indiana Money Smart Week 2019 Essay Contest

Money Smart Week is a coordinated, statewide campaign aimed to assist all Hoosiers by providing personal finance services ranging from managing debt to obtaining scholarships that lasts from March 30 to April 6, 2019. As part of Indiana Money Smart Week 2019, an essay contest is available for Hoosier students in grades 6-8 where three finalists will be invited to attend the Indiana Money Smart Kickoff Luncheon in Indianapolis. Each individual will receive a CollegeChoice 529 plan deposit and later one will be named the Indiana’s Money Smart Kid 2019. All essay submissions must be received no later than Friday, February 22, 2019 by midnight. For more information about the essay contest, please CLICK HERE.


Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Scholarships

Pomeroy Scholar (21st Century Scholarship): If you are a 21st Century Scholar and graduate with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, you will receive a $21,000 renewable scholarship towards Saint Mary-of-the-Woods tuition and fees (2.5 GPA = $15,000).

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Catholic Faith Scholarship: Awards up to $20,000 for students living on-campus and up to $16,000 for commuter students. Apply at

Academic & Other Awards: Amounts vary for Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Trustee, Presidential, Dean’s, and Wood’s Scholarships. For details on all opportunities, visit

Performing & Visual Arts Scholarships: Amounts vary for Musician of Promise, SMWC Performing Arts Scholarship, various endowed Music scholarships, and SMWC Visual Art Scholarships. For details on all opportunities, visit