• This list provides Scholarships offered to the Butler R-V Students.  Click on the links to download the application.  Please contact the High School Counseling Office with any questions.

  • 2021 PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARDS

    Deadline:  November 10, 2020

    Students in grades 5-12 may apply.

    Applications must be completed by November 5, 2019.

    Applications will include a certification page that must be emailed or printed and delivered with instructions to your certifier.

    Your application can be certified by your school principal or head of a county 4-H organization, Girl Scout council, American Red Cross chapter, YMCA or Affiliate of Points of Light's HandsOn Network.

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  • ABBOTT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP
     
    Application deadline:  June 12, 2021

    The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution.

    To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

    Describe your educational career and life goals.  Explain your plan for achieving these goals.  Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

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  • ACCOUNTING DEGREE SCHOLARSHIPS FROM DISCOVER BUSINESS

    DEADLINES: VARIOUS

    This website offers various Accounting Scholarships with varied deadlines.

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  • EQUITABLE EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  UNTIL 10,000 APPLICATIONS ARE SUBMITTED OR DECEMBER 15, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST.

     

    Eligibility:

    The winners of these scholarships are ethically and economically diverse.  They also share these qualities:

    • Ambition and drive
    • Determination to set and reach goals
    • Respect for self, family, and community
    • Ability to succeed in college 
    1. Applicants must be US Citizens or legal residents.
    2. Be current high school seniors
    3. Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the US for the Fall 2021 semester.
    4. Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities.
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  • BADCREDIT.ORG WEALTH WISE SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 31 Annually

    Applicant must meet the following requirements:

    • Minimum GPA of 3.5
    • Major of study must support a career in the finance industry (e.g., finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and other related majors)
    • Must be US Resident
    • Must send in an official transcipt
    • Must be a current or future college student (e.g., high school senior)
    • Scholarship must go to tuition purposes (will be paid directly to the university/college)
    • Complete an essay for submission (guidelines on website)
    • Original essay and official transcript must be mailed.

    Essay guidelines can be found on the website.

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  • BEAUTY + WELLNESS SCHOLARSHIPS FOR WOMEN

    QUARTERLY DEADLINES:  JANUARY 1; MARCH 31; JUNE 30; SEPTEMBER 30

    This scholarship is for a high school female students who is committed to maintaining personal wellness. 

    Applicants are asked to share their personal wellness journeys and experiences by completing the short online application.  The applicants must submit a 500 word maximum essay on the essay prompt.

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  • BURGER KING® SCHOLARS

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 18

    Requirements include:

    • Be living in the United States, Canada, or Puerto Rico
    • Be graduating high school senios (US and Puerto Rico), graduating from grade 12 (Canada), or graduating from home school education in the US, Puerto Rico or Canada
    • Have a cumulative high school gpa of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent
    • Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2020-21 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school i the US, Canada, or Puerto Rico

     

     

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  • CHEGG SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE: VARIES

    This is a scholarship sight you can set up an account with to browse for scholarship matches.

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  • Coca Cola Scholarship

    Deadline:  October 31 by 5 p.m. Eastern

    Applicants must be:

    Current high school (or home schooled) senior attending school in the US.

    US Citizen, US National, US Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylee, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees.

    Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application.

    Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US post-secondary institution.

     

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  • COLLEGE JumpStart SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 17 and April 15 of each year

    To apply you must meet the following requirements:

    • Be a high school 10th-12th grader, college student or non-traditional student;  
    • Be a US citizen or legal resident;
    • Attend or plan to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational/trade school in the US;
    • Be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.
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  • COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
     
    DEADLINE:  VARIES BY SCHOLARSHIP

    College Scholarships is a scholarship search engine for students to explore varies scholarship opportunities. 

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  • CONSERVATION SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  JANUARY 31

    The Conservation Federation of Missouri offers several scholarships.  They can be found by clicking on the link above.

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  • ELK'S EMERGENCY EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

    DEADLINE:  SUBMIT BETWEEN MAY 1 AND OCTOBER 31

    This Grant program provides financial assistance to children of deceased or totally disabled Elks, who wish to obtain or further their college education.

    • The Elk parent or stepparent must have been a member in good stnading for at least one year at the time of his or her death OR
    • Must have been a member in good standing for at least one year before he or she became totally disabled and must continue to be an Elk in good standing when application for assistance is made.
    • Applicant must demonstrate financial need.
    • Must attend an accredited US college or university as a full-time studetn.
    • Be unmarried, under the age of 24 during the academic year in which they are applying.
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  • ELKS LEGACY AWARD

    DEADLINE:  February 5, 2021

    Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members.  The Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2019 contest.

     

    • Any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2018 or a charter member of a Loge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2018 is eligible to apply.  The Elk just be a paid-up member through March 31, 2021.  
    • Applicant must be a high school senior
    • Must apply online only.  
    • If the applicant's parent and grandparent are both Elk members, the applicant must apply through the parent's Elks Lodge.
    • If selected as a recipient, you will be required to perform service once a year with an Elks Logde during the four years you are receiving the scholarship.
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  • ESA SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  Applications accepted year-round.

    This website has several scholarships available to Missouri students.  Make sure the state of Residency is Missouri and click on search scholarships to get the list of scholarships and eligibility requirements for each one. 

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  • FASTWEB SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  VARIOUS DEADLINES

    This is a website to search for scholarships related to your interests, etc.

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  • GREATER KANSAS CITY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    Deadline:  Various

    This Foundation offers a new and improved online scholarship portal.  Students can research scholarship opportunities, bookmark relevant scholarships and apply online.

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  • Hagan Scholarship Application

    Deadline:  November 15, 2020

    1. Must be a US citizen.
    2. Must attend an eligible public high school.
    3. Must have achieved a high school GPA of 3.75 or higher.
    4.  Must be ranked by the school and in the top 20% of the high school graduating class. 
    5. Must enroll in a four-year college the first      semester following high school graduation.
    6. Must work 240 hours in the twelve                months prior to the start of college.
    7. Must complete the FAFSA.
    8. Must apply for eligible Federal and State        grants.
    9. Must not have been convicted of a felony.
    10.  ACT and SAT scores are not required.

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  • HAWTHORN BANK SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  POSTMARK ON OR BEFORE MARCH 31

    Please provide the following information on one or more separate sheets of paper:

    1. Is your GPA above 3.0? What is your GPA?
    2. List the colleges or schools to which you have applied or the college or school you plan to attend.
    3. List the major courses you have taken in high school.  (Please do NOT include your transcript.)
    4. List the activities in which you have participated (include both in-school and out-of-school activities.
    5. List any honors or awards you have received in high school
    6. List any work experience (including full-time employment, part-time employment, or volunteer positions).
    7. What do you plan to major in, and what would be your ideal job and why?
    8. How do you plan to pay for college and how much will  you be expected to pay for?

    Compose brief essays (250 words or less) in response to each of the following:

    1.  What was your biggest achievement during high school and why?

    2.  What are your goals for the next five years and how will you attain them?

     

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  • HEISMAN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 22, 2020

    Must maintain a weighted GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better.

    Need to be proven leaders and role models withing your school and community.

    Must perform in at least one of the 47 school sponsored sports.

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  • HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  October 26,2020

    You can apply for National and State scholarships at this website.

    Criteria:

    • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the US; 
    • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the US;
    • Demonstrat critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required);
    • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities;
    • Maintain a minimum grade point GPA of 2.0;
    • Be a US citizen

     

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  • KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  VARIES

    The Knights of Columbus offers several different scholarships through their organization with deadlines that vary.  Check out the list of scholarships on their website.

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  • LATUTORS SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  THE 20TH OF EACH MONTH

    Must be currently enrolled as a high school student

    Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

    Must be a citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa in the U.S. or Canada.

    Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others.

    Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.

    More details can be found at their website.

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  • MCCKC SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  First consideration is given to applications received on or before April 1.

    Students planning to go to the Metropolitan Community Colleges (Longview, Penn Valley, Maple Woods, Blue River, Business and Tech Center) can go to MCCKC website and apply for scholarships.

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  • McDonald's College Tuition Reimbursement

    McDonald's offers college tuition reimbursement for eligible employees that work at least 15 hours per week.  If you wish to join the McDonald's crew you can apply online at mcdonalds.com.  

    For more information about their tuition reimbursement, visit www.archwaystoopportunity.com.  The tuition reimbursement is for up to $2,500.

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  • MISSOURI CONSERVATION SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  FEBRUARY 1

    Criteria:

    Scholarship value will be decided by the MCAA Board of Directors.

    Applicant will be a Missouri resident.

    Applicant must be a US citizen.

    Applicant must be pursuing a degree in Biology, Wildlike Management, Forestry, Fisheries, Ecology, Agriculture, Criminal Justice or a field of study closely related to the preceding subjects.

    Applicant must be an undergraduate student of an accredited post secondary institution or a high school student entering college.

    Must be a enrolled as a full-time student.

    Must have a current and a cumulative minimum GPA of 2.5.

    Applicant must submit a 500 word essay.

     

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  • MISSOURI COUNCIL OF THE BLIND SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  VARIES

    Eligibility:

    1. Must be a legally blind Missouri resident enrolled in or under consideration for admission to post-secondary training programs, technical school and certified training institutions.
    2. The definition of legal blindness is as follows:  Visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better corrected eye or a visual field of 20 degrees or less in the better corrected eye.  To be eligible, you must be legally blind in both eyes.
    3. Applicant must submit a completed application and all required supporting materials to be considered for an MCB scholarship.  All application must be typed or computer generated.
    4. Member of the MCB shall receive the full benefits of the scholarship program.  Those who are not members shall receive 50% of the scholarship program.  (An exception to this would be if an applicant is under the age of 18.)
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  • MISSOURI COURAGE SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  MARCH 1, 2020

    Applications will be evaluated on:

    • Academic achievement;
    • School involvement;
    • Community engagement;
    • Diversity;
    • Demonstrations of courage and commitment to enhancing the lives of LGBTQ individuals;
    • Working toward social justice.

    Awards range from $500-$2000.

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  • OppU Achievers Scholarship

    DEADLINE:  SEPTEMBER 30, DECEMBER 31, MARCH 31, AND JUNE 30

    To apply, you must submit a short essay online.  This scholarship is awarded four times a year.  You must be a US citizen and have a GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.

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  • ProjectorLamps.com $1,000 Scholarship

    Deadline:  May 1, 2020

    Application Materials (required)

    • A completed application.
    • A typed one-page essay about a business you hope to create one day.  Specific topics to cover are on the website.
    • High school transcript or GED.
    • One letter of recommendation from a non-family member.
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  • PURELAND SUPPLY SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  MAY 1, 2020

    This is a $1,000 scholarship available to students accpeted to an accredited trade school, coational college, technical school or community college for the study of trade, craft, or labor occupations.

    Application materials:

    A typed one page essay .

    High School transcript.

    One letter of recommendation from a non-family member/

    A completed application.

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  • REDFIN SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  SPRING APPLICATION NOVEMBER 1-JANUARY 31; FALL APPLICATION MAY1-JULY 31

    Eligibility

    • Must be a legal US resident.
    • Eighteen years of age or older.
    • Graduating high school senior or current freshman, sophomore, or junior in college attending an accredited university or college.
    • Cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale.

    Students must answer a question in 300-500 words.  The question and more details are on the website.

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  • SCHOLARSHIP AMERICA

     
    DEADLINE:  DEADLINES VARY

    Scholarship America is a website with various scholarship listings.  Students can check the listing of scholarships and eligibility requirements.

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  • SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENT CAREGIVERS

    DEADLINE:  VARIES 

    This website has compiled a list of caregiver scholarships and information.  Scholarships for student-caregivers help east the financial burden faced by these extremely hardworking students.

     

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  • SCHOLARSHIPS.COM

    DEADLINE:  VARIOUS DEADLINES 

    This website has scholarships with various deadlines and award amounts.

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  • SMART SCHOLAR

    Deadlines vary

    This is a website where you can browse for scholarships.  There are scholarships that pertain to majors, ethnicity, sports, character, etc.  Students will be able to search the various scholarships at this website.

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  • STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE OF MISSOURI SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  MARCH 15 and October 15

    McConnell and Associates awards two $1,000 annual scholarships to individuals pursuing a Certificate or Associate of Applied Science Degree in Civil Engineering Technology or Heavy Equipment Operations at State Technical College of Missouri.  

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Be enrolled as a first year full-time (12 hours minimumper semester) student in Civil Engineering Technology or Heavy Equipment Operations.
    • Should reside in the Kansas City Metro area: (Bates County is in this area)
    • Should be a student in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA or GED with 260 minimum score.

    Futher guidelines can be found here.

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  • STUDENT POETRY CONTEST

    DEADLINE:  Applications accepted year round.

    This is open to students in grades 3-12.

    Application can be done online or by mail.

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  • StudentScholarships

    Deadline:  Varies

    This is a website with listing for scholarships and grants.  Some are available for underclassmen.  This is a large listing of scholarships with various criteria.

    Students will need to register to access the scholarship information.

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  • THE HUGGABLE SUPERMOM SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE: 

    June 30th first application cycle

    December 31st second application cycle

                      

    Eligibility:

    • Must be a graduating high school senior who has been accepted to a university, OR must be currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate degree program at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational. or technical institution in the U.S.
    • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident.
    • Must be a single mother, child of a single mother, or closely impacted by a single mother.
    • All fields of study and GPAs will be considered.

     

     

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  • PUBLICITY.ai SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 15

    This scholarship is open to any high school or University student in the world.  Students must submit a brief essay explaining the best use of content marketing--the act of producing content to compel your audience to appreciate and share it--that they have seen.  More details are available on the website.

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  • TheBestSchools.org Online College Scholarships

    DEADLINES:  SPRING SEMESTER NOVEMBER 30;  FALL SEMESTER JULY 31

    Three $1,000 scholarships per semester will be awarded.

    Eligibility requirements:

    • Be a U.S. citizen.
    • Be currently enrolled in an accredited, 100% online degree progra or taking at least 80% of their courses online.
    • Provide proof of a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
    • Be 18 years of age or older.
    • Must consent to terms and conditions.

     

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  • UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL MISSOURI SCHOLARSHIPS

    UCM Dual Credit Scholarship (Freshmen beginning Fall 2020)

    $1,000 per year

    Eligibility:

    • Incoming freshman student who has taken at least one dual credit course with UCM.
    • Received at least a 3.0 GPA or higher in all UCM dual credit coursework.
    • Must enroll full-time (12 hours) each semester.
    • Be a US citizen.
    • Be a regularly admitted freshman (not provisionally admitted).
    • File a FAFSA by April 1st of senior year.

    A+ Recognition Scholarship )Freshmen beginning Fall 2020)

    $500 per year

    Eligibility:

    Available only to first-time freshmen with an ACT of 18-36 and minimum 2.50 GPA.

    Students Must apply for admission and the FAFSA by February 1 of their Senior year of high school.

    Students must attend an A+ eligible Missouri high school and indicate A+ on the admission application.

    Actual award will be made upon confirmation of completed A+ requirements (A+ seal on final transcript).

    Renewable for one additional year with a 3.0 GPA and 24 credit hours completed.

    Stackable (can be added to the Red & Black Scholarship.

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  • UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND SCHOLARSHIPS
     
    DEADLINE:  VARIOUS DEADLINES

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  • US JCI SENATE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  POSTMARK BY JANUARY 22, 2021

    $1,000 scholarship grants are awarded to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary institutions.

     

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  • VARSITY TUTORS SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  VARIES

    Varsity Tutors College Scholarship is a monthly essay contest that students can enter.  The essay topic varies by month.

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  • WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY KC AREA SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE: Varies

    Area students admitted as new freshmen or transfer students to Wichita State University are eligible to apply for the Kansas City Area Scholarship.  Applicants must have their permanent mailing address in

    1. Leavenworth, Douglas, Wyandotte and Johnson Counties in Kansas 

    OR

          b. Bates, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Jackson, Lafayette, Platte, and Ray Counties in Missouri

    Applicants must complete the online scholarship application.

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  • WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE: October 15

    To be eligible for competitive scholarships you must apply to Wichita State by October 15, 2019.

    Click here for the competitive scholarship link.

    Click here for other scholarship information.

     

     

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