P.O. Box 12087
Des Moines, IA 50312

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2020 Scholarships are CLOSED ~ 2021 Scholarships open in January!

Graduating TRHS seniors may apply for Roosevelt Alumni Association and Foundation scholarships January through March 1st. Each year, the Foundation provides 15+ scholarships worth almost $30,000 for graduating Roosevelt seniors! Donations to the Rider Scholarship Fund will help send Roosevelt grads to the trade program, college, university, or vocational school of their choice. If you’re interested in funding a scholarship for today’s students, contact the Foundation at: trhsfoundationdm@gmail.com. 

To be considered for these awards, students must complete the standard application in addition to each scholarship’s specific requirements such as letters of reference, and/or essays ~ please click on the specific scholarships listed below. ALL submissions must be received electronically as email attachments before the deadline.

Please note, unless otherwise specified, all references must be written ~ not just a list of names. The application, required essays, references and any other supporting documents must be saved and then emailed as ATTACHMENTS (NOT links) to trhsfoundationdm@gmail.com with the name of the scholarship for which you are applying in the email subject line. Graduating TRHS seniors may apply for as many scholarships as they are eligible. All awards are directed to the student's school of choice in August. Winners are announced at Graduation.  

All scholarship application materials are due March 1st by email. Please direct questions to the Roosevelt guidance counselor’s office.

Step 1: Fill out the Contact Information form at the bottom of this page. BE SURE TO LIST YOUR GRADUATION YEAR, even if you have not yet graduated.

Step 2: Fill out the general Application Form in its entirety, save it and send as an ATTACHMENT (NOT  link) to trhsfoundationdm@gmail.com with the name of the scholarship for which you are applying in the email subject line.

Step 3: Add email address trhsfoundationdm@gmail.com to approved sender/contacts list.THIS IS HOW WE WILL NOTIFY YOU. 

Step 4: Follow instructions for each scholarship and list the name of the scholarship in the email subject line to trhsfoundationdm@gmail.com

ALL DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT. Do NOT "share" documents from Dropbox, One Drive, Canvas or any other cloud-based system, as we CANNOT access them. Submit via email as attachments. 

Click on the scholarship buttons below to download individual application details. 
2020 Scholarships are now CLOSED.

2021 Scholarships open in January.

NAMED SCHOLARSHIPS

ATHLETICS - FOOTBALL

LIBERAL ARTS

ATHLETICS - GOLF

ENGLISH / LANGUAGE ARTS

CAREER IN TEACHING

FINE ARTS

COLLEGE BOUND 

SCIENCE / MATH

GENERAL 

BUSINESS 

FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

CONTACT FORM 

Fill out this form with your contact information and GRADUATION YEAR.

In the Comments box, please type "Scholarship Applicant."