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.
Deadline: June 1, 2019
- A typed one-page essay about 1) How your chosen trade or field is important in today's society, and 2) Why this is the trade you want to be in.
- High School transcript or GED
- One letter of recommendation from a non-family member
- A completed application
- This is an annual scholarship that is available every year.
DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2019
This essay is open to high school students as well as students enrolled in two or four year colleges and universities and graduate school programs throughout the US. Applicants who are 17 years old or younger will need to provide parental consent to enter.
Students may select one of three essay topics to write an essay of approximately 500 words.
DEADLINE: JULY 20, 2019
Rosen & Ohr is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to the top applicant. Applicant must write an essay explaining in detail how a serious accident invovling you, a family member, or a close friend has impacted your life. This could have been a car crash, a slip-and-fall accident, a work-related injury, or any other serious accident.
DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2019
Englander Peebles, Attorneys at Law Scholarship essay and video competition is open to high school juniors or seniors, or students currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university, or a student currently enrolled in graduate school.
Applicants younger than 18 must provide parental consent to enter.
You must submit an essay of 600 words or less or a video of two minutes or shorter. The topic to be addressed is "At what age did you receive your first smartphone? How do you think it impacts your day-to-day activities? How do you think it impacts you while you are behind the wheel?"
DEADLINE: JUNE 28, 2019
Eligibility and Selection Criteria:
- Student must be a US Citizen or permanent resident.
- Student must be a senior in high school or current undergrad with at least 2 semesters left.
- Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.]
- Must demonstrate invovlement in community activities.
Student must complete the application and submit a 600-word essay describing the college major you are interested in and why. Also, how you intend to utilize your degree to contribute to the community.
ABBOTT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP
Application deadline: June 14, 2019
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
This website offers various Accounting Scholarships with varied deadlines.
American Legion Charles Bacon Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: Applications should be mailed no later than April 20
Eligibility: Be a member or descendant of a member of the American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, or the Sons of the American Legion; unmarried; resident of Missouri; under the age of 21; be a full-time student at an accredited college.
American Legion Erman W. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: Application should be mailed no later than April 20.
Two $750.00 awards given annually to a student planning on obtaining a degree in education.
Individual must be a descendant of a veteran who served 90 or more days of active duty in the armed forces and having an honorable discharge; be a Missouri resident; be a full-time student at an accredited college/university; provide a copy of discharge certificate; and submit an essay of 500 words or less on the subject In your opinion, what was the most significant world event of 2018/2019?
American Legion Joseph Frank Scholarship
Deadline: Must be mailed no later than April 20
Must be a descendant of a veteran; must have attended a full session of Boys or Girls state; be unmarried; under the age of 21; current Missouri resident; and be a full-time student in an accredited college/university.
Application Deadline: Must be mailed no later than April 20
Given to a Missouri boy or girl training to be a Registered Nurse; must be in top 40% of high school graduating class or have a "C" or equivalent standing from their last college or university semester. May be extended for two additional successive semesters.
American Legion Shane Voyles Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: Applications for this scholarship are due in the counseling office no later than April 10
One student from each Missouri school may be nominated; selection based on athletic, scholastic and leadership abilities; the nominee should be deeply involved in community and school activities; must use the award as a full time student.
AMERICAN LEGION WILLIAM BASEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DEADLINE: JUNE 1
Must be a current member of The American Legion family.
Must be accepted as a full time student in the state of Missouri. A letter from the institution must be attached to the application.
Must be a resident of the state of Missouri.
Award must be used the following semester after it is awarded.
Must attach a copy of current academic records.
Must provide documentation of projects showing support of community, state and nation.
DEADLINE: April 15, 2019
Arma Lee and Darwin Jones were both avid golfers here in Butler. They resided off the southwest corner of the golf course just beyond the number four tee box. They had no children of their own, but they loved every child they knew and were very generous to organizations like the Shriners Hospital for Children and the Ronald McDonald House. Their family would like to extend their benevolence with two scholarships of $250 each to a senior member of the girls and boys golf teams who are planning to further her/his education at a college or trade school.
DEADLINE: JUNE 1
Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who:
- Intends to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college.
- Has a demonstrable record of academic success.
- Has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career.
Applicants must submit an application. Applicant must submit an original essay on the following topic: "What specific skill do you most want to develop?"
More details can be found at the application site.
B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP
Application Deadline: May 24, 2019
Open to high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
No age restriction.
Include your name and the school you are attending this year and next.
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic, Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.
Submit your essay by email to email@example.com.
Application deadline: APRIL 1 (Must be turned in to the counseling office by 2 p.m.)
Must be a graduating senior of a current Bates County Farm Bureau member.
Criteria include, but are not limited to, agriculture background or major along with being active in high school and community.
Scholarship will be paid to the student and college or university recipient is enrolled in upon proof of enrollment.
A recent head and shoulders photograph suitable for newspaper coverage must also be attached.
DEADLINE: MAY 1
Two $500 scholarships will be given.
The student must reside in Bates County, Missouri.
The student must plan to attend college, trade school, technical school, beauty college, or other approved post-secondary education.
The student must fill out the BCYAC Scholarship application in full, with accurate information.
The student must include two letters of reference (one from a school related source and one from a non-family, community source).
The Student's application and two letters of reference must be received by April 1.
The student must mail the completed BCYAC Scholarship application and two letters of reference to BCYAC at the following address:
Bates County Youth Advocacy Council, P.O. Box 466, Butler, MO 64730
OR scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The scholarship is available to students in the following school districts: Adrian, Archie, Appleton City, Ballard, Butler, Drexel, Hume, Miami, Rich Hill
FOR CURRENT JUNIORS AND SENIORS.
This scholarship is intended to financially support Bates County students who wish to earn college credits by enrolling in dual credit courses.
1. The student must demonstrate financial need. This can be accomplished by:
a. The school counselor verifying that the student qualifies for free/reduced lunch status for the school district.
b. Filling out a worksheet with the student's personal and family financial information.
2. The student must be enrolled in a dual credit course through their high school via an accredited university.
3. The student must fill out the BCYAC Dual Credit Scholarship Application sheet in full, with accurate information. The counselor will then forward the application to the BCYAC.
Amount: The BCYAC will pay a maximum of $250.00 for one dual credit course per student per year. The student is responsible for any remaining balance.
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.
DEADLINE: April 1
Epsilon Omicron Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship Criteria:
1. Butler High School Graduating Senior Girl.
2. GPA of at least 2.5.
3. Plan to attend either a 2 year school, trade school, or 4 year college/university.
4. Two CLOSED letters of recommendation required.
Deadline: June 19
All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. Must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute. You must include your name and the name of the school that you are attending. To apply you will need to email a short essay (500-1,000 words) answering the following questions:
1) How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you?
2) Has your participation influenced your career goals?
3) Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?
Submit essay to email@example.com. This is a $500 award.
For more information you can go to http://www.bigsunathletics.com/
BUSINESS SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS
This link offers business school scholarships with varied deadlines.
Application deadline: April 1
A $500 non-renewable scholarship to a male or female student who meets the following qualifications:
1. Student must be enrolled in the Butler School system OR is active in a Butler Christian Ministerial Alliance church.
2. Student must be involved in school and community
3. Student must display positive leadership and Christian character
4. Student must have at least a “C” high school grade average
5. Student must enter a college, university or trade school in the fall of the same year
Three letters of recommendation, one from teacher or school administrator, one from a pastor or youth pastor, and one from non-school personnel must accompany the application.
Application Deadline: April 1
Must be a senior and a member of FFA.
Payment will be made after completion of the first semester of college.
Applications available in the counseling office.
This $100.00 scholarship is payable upon proof of completion of the first semester of college or trade school. Must be redeemed by the second week of the second semester with proof of completion of first semester and enrollment of second semester. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!!
DEADLINE: APRIL 24
Student must be a senior and a member of the BHS Interact Club.
Must have attended nine meeting per school year.
Must have at least 20 hours of community service.
Must write a brief summary of your what involvement in Interact has meant to you and what you have learned from your experiences.
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.
Application deadline: April 1
1. Must have a 3.0 GPA.
2. There are no restrictions to the particular major or field of interest, however an emphasis will be placed on how educating others is part of your occupation or career goal.
3. Students may use the scholarship to attend either a technical/trade school or a two-year/four-year college or university.
4. Any graduating senior is eligible to apply.
5. An office transcript and two letter of recommendation must accompany the completed application.
6. This is a one time award.
DEADLINE: APRIL 15
This is a $1,000, non-renewable scholarship that is to be awarded to a senior student at Butler High School annually. The recipients of this scholarship are to exemplify attributes of selflessness, good character, and strong work ethic. The recipient is responsible for presenting proof of enrollment towards further education.
An typed essay on the following prompt is required: "Darin was the type of person to always put others first. Describe a situation in which you have placed someone else above yourself."
Application Deadline: Due to Carol April 15
Two $500.00 scholarships will be awarded
Must be a high school senior in Bates and Cass Counties.
Must be the son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of a veteran eligible for DAV membership.
Be accepted by a college or university.
Need 3 letters of recommendation, transcript, recent original photo, essay, copy of veteran discharge papers, and resume.
DEADLINE: JULY 31 ANNUALLY
This $1,000 scholarship is offered to future and current college students majoring in Business, accounting, Finance, Mathematics, management, and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry.
Applicants will be judged based on outstanding academic achievement and submission of an essay.
To qualify you must meet the following requirements:
- Minimum GPA of 3.5
- Majoring in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management, and others related to the person finance industry.
- Must be a US resident.
- Must send in an official transcript.
- 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.
DEADLINE: JULY 1, 2019
The Firm of Michael P. Fleming & Associates, P.C. is proud to offer once again their College Scholarship for high school seniors and undergraduate students enrolled in 2 to 4-year colleges.
Each applicant will submit an essay of approsimately 500 words or 2 minute video essay on the topic: At what age did you receive your first smartphone? How do you think it impacts your day-to-day activities and how do you think it impacts you while you're behing the wheel?.
Essay must be in word format (.doc or .docx). One $1,000 will be awarded to the author of the winning essay. Essays will be judged based on clarity of content, originality and grammar.
Essays must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Include your full name, address, phone number and name of your school.
Application deadline: April 3
1. Applicant must be going into the teaching profession.
2. A resume of school, church and community activities along with honors and positions of leadership must accompany the application.
3. A letter of recommendation must also be included.
DEADLINE: JUNE 28, 2019
This scholarshp program is for Missouri students with a disability who are attending or will be attending a junior college, college, university or accredited vocational school located in the state of Missouri.
Proof of enrollment is required with the completed application. Qualified students are stongly encouraged to submit one or two letters of recommendation with their application.
Nomination form must be completed by an Independent Living Center sponsor. On My Own in Nevada, MO is our contact for this scholarship.
Two recipients will receive a $1,000 scholarship.
GLOBAL LIFT EQUIPMENT SCHOLARSHIP
DEADLINE: JUNE 15
This is a $500 scholarship.
You must be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US in the fall of 2018.
You must submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.
You must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
You must be a resident of Canada or the US.
DEADLINE: APRIL 1
This is a one time, $500 scholarship available to an outstanding Student Ambassador who helped promote the Graduate for Mas/Get Schooled program at Butler High School.
Two essays are required:
Essay 1 (250-500 words) - typed:
What did you do at BHS to help create awareness for the Graduate for Mas challenge? What worked best? What obstacles did you face?
Essay 2 (250-500 words) - typed:
What skills and ideas can you take away from being a student ambassador that will help you in the future? Think about college, career, community involvement and other leadership positions...
Return the application and essays to the counselor by April 1.
DEADLINE: Submit online by MAY 31, 2019
- Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to attend a college/university during the 2019-20 school year.
- Proof of enrollment to an accredited college/university.
- Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
- $750 award amount.
- Attach school transcript to verify enrollment.
- Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
DEADLINE: POSTMARK ON OR BEFORE MARCH 31
- Must currently be a senior in high school.
- Must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or above.
- Must plan to pursue a higher education degree in business or finance.
- Must have received no more than 4 disciplinary actions while in high school (e.g., detentions, ISS, OSS, etc.)
- Must submit the completed and signed application by the deadline.
- All information must be typed (no handwritten applications will be accepted) and all additional sheets must be stapled to the application form.
- Applicant should not put his/her name or ANY personal identifying information on the additional sheets.
- Hawthorn Bank customer affiliation is not a requirement for scholarship application.
DEADLINE: VARIOUS DEADLINES
You can apply for National and State scholarships at this website.
- 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
HOW TO START A BLOG SCHOLARSHIP
DEADLINE: Applications are accepted year-round. Scholarship is awarded March 31
Any high school senior attending school in America is eligible to apply.
Students should follow the link on HowToStartABlog.com to create a blog about a passion of theirs and on that blog, post a video explaining how they think blogging will impact the future of the digital age and working in America.
DEADLINE: JULY 20, 2019
This essay contest is open to high school students and undergraduate and graduate students who have been accepted or currently enrolled in a college or university located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. U.S. territories are excluded.
Essay details can be found on the website along with the application.
Deadline: April 30
Award Amount: $2,000.00 per school year, renewable each year.
Applications must include the following. These will be strictly enforced and any application missing any of the required information will not be considered.
1. A fully completed and signed application.
2. High School Transcript.
3. ACT test scores.
4. Student Tax Return (Page 1 only of Form 1040). (E-file signature form 8879 is NOT acceptable)
5. Parents Tax Return (Page 1 only of Form 1040). (E-file signature form 8879 is NOT acceptable)
6. Recommendations from teachers (2).
7. Add your email address is you have one.
Paper copies of this application are also available in the counseling office.
DEADLINE: March 30, 2019
- Graduating Senior of Butler High School.
- GPA of 2.0; submit transcript.
- Participation in community service and school activities.
- Demonstration of financial need; submit FAFSA-EFC form.
- Work experience.
- Essay "Why I deserve the Kalee Chandler Scholarship".
- Scholarship amount is dependent upon amount available to spend.
MASONIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND OF MISSOURI, INC.
Application Deadline: March 31
CRITERIA FOR ALL MASONIC SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
ACT, SAT-or equivalent-test score. (Scores considered 18-36)
Involvement in extra-curricular activities.
Graduates of one of Missouri’s Public High Schools, Private High Schools or Students of the
Accredited Home School Program.
Conditioned on enrollment as a full time student (12 hours credit per semester or term) at an accredited college or university in the United States.
Selection is made without regard to race, creed, sex or country of origin.
CRITERIA FOR CONTINUING ALL MASONIC SCHOLARSHIPS
Must provide a current official college transcript showing a cumulative 3.0, or higher, grade point average. However, the Board retains the option to review each application on a case by case basis.
Conditioned on enrollment as a full time student (12 hours credit per semester or term) at an accredited college or university in the United States.
These scholarships are for a limit of 4 consecutive years.
Must be in residence (this means Study Abroad Programs are not accepted).
Student must contact the Grand Lodge Office with any address changes.
Student must contact the Grand Lodge Office if he/she transfers to another college. (This information is imperative as it may affect the Scholarship.
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.
DUE: JULY 1, 2019
This essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18 years old or older and have a letter of acceptance or are currently enrolled in a college/university located withing the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.
Must write an essay(500-1,500 words) or video sumission (5 minutes max) answering a list of specific questions.
- How has cancer affected your life?
- How did you overcome this strong adversity?
- How has cancer affected outlook on your life and person or career goals?
- How did this adversity shape who you are today?
- What would this scholarship mean to you? Why is it important?
More infomation is found at the link
DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2019
Scholarship is a one-time award to assist recipient pay for higher education expenses. This includes a 4-year college/university; 2-year community college and then 2 additional years; nursing school or other similar program. First preference will be given to someone entering a health profession.
Three letters of recommendation are required. At least one letter must be from an outside school source.
MISSOURI BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
DEADLINE: RECEIPT DEADLINE MARCH 31
Must be a Missouri resident.
Must be currently attending a Missouri College, university or accredited tech/trade school or be a graduating high school senior who has been admitted to a Missouri institution of higher learning.
Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a broadcasting or related curriculum which provides training and expertise applicable to a broadcast operation.
Must be a full-time student for every semester the scholarships awarded. Full-time status requires enrollment in at least 12 credit hours.
Must have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent , which must be maintained for each semester of the scholarship.
Application must be signed by the school's guidance counselor certifying that you meet the eligibility requirements.
Three letters of recommendation.
An essay (three pages, typed, single spaced). Topics to cover are on the application.
Five copies of the application and attachments.
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31
Applicant must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school located in the continental United States.
We want to see your favorite road trip destination(s) in your state--from your unique perspective. If it makes sense to hit the open road and be our virtual tour guide, that's great. But there are no limits to what we are looking for: a narrated animation, a slideshow of memorabilia, an illustrated map of the best roadside attractions on the way. This is a chance for you to showcase any place you love in as an original way as possible.
Steps to apply:
1. Create a video (should not exceed 2 minutes).
2. Post online - The video must be hosted on You Tube or Vimeo.
3. Submit by email - Email your submission to email@example.com.
4. Include - your name, address and phone number when you submit.
DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2019
Mo-Kan Livestock will award a scholarship to a deserving student in our area.
It is not necessary to be a member of FFA, active in agriculture activities, or have done business with Mo-Kan Livestock in order to receive this scholarship; however, these students will be looked upon favorably. If none of the scholarship appicants meet these criteria, the scholarship selection committee will award scholarships to the best overall applicants.
Application DEADLINE: APRIL 11
The Modern Daze Homemakers Club will award two $250 scholarships this year. Applicants must complete the application and turn in to the counselor's office by April 11.
Please make sure you check all spelling and grammar on your application. Errors could cause your application to be rejected.
Deadline: APRIL 14
Must be the child of a disabled parent or be a disabled child themselves.
Must be seeking a degree to help people with disabilities such as medical, special education, social services, therapy and/or mental health fields.
$500 per semester towards tuition. Available for up to 10 semesters per student.
Must be a full time student of the school attended.
Must be in-state college or vocational technical program or an institution that does not charge out-of-state tuition to Missouri residents.
Must maintain a 2.0 GPA.
Available to students beginning college between the ages of 18-25.
Applicants must reside in one of the following counties: Bates, Cedar, Hickory, St. Clair, or Vernon.
Must pick one of five topics to write an essay about.
OPAA! KENNETH L. SHORT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 5
This is a one year $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to one 2018-19 graduating high school senior from a school district currently served by Opaa! Food Management.
To be eligible:
1. Must enroll in an accredited college or university.
2. Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the food service/hospitality industry.
Selection criteria includes academic achievement, work experiences, and participation in student, school and community activities.
Along with the application, the following must be submitted:
1. A typed statement of less than 500 words as to why you are applying for this scholarship; a description of your high school and community activities; work experiences; and your intended career path.
2. A letter(s) of recommendation from a high school teacher.
3. A copy of your high school transcript.
DEADLINE: DUE IN COUNSELING OFFICE ON APRIL 1
This is a $1,000 scholarship to be split $500 for the fall semester and $500 for the spring semester.
The recipient must be a female and the immediate family must be residents of Bates County, Missouri.
The recipient must be enrolled full-time at Cottey College. A full-time student is one who carries a minimum of 12 hours per semester. The recipient must maintain a grade point average of 2.0 for both semesters.
It is the recipient's responsibility to provide a copy of her enrollment for the Fall 2019 and then the Spring 2020 as the scholarship is split between the two semesters.
Deadline: June 1, 2019
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.
DEADLINE: APRIL 1
This scholarship will be given to a student who is planning a career in law enforcement, military, first responder, criminal justice, etc.
Recipient of this scholarship must provide proof of enrollment/grades by December 15. The scholarship will be paid after receipt of such proof.
A typed essay is required along with the application.
DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2019
This is a $1,000 award to a student pursuing a health-related degree program. Applicant must submit an essay of no more than 500 words describing why they are passionate about health care, with a focus on substance abuse and mental health.
- Must be a U.S. citizen,
- Enroll or accepted in an accredited college/university and plan to continue education,
- Consent to a talent release and be willing to provie phoograph,
Additional rules and selection criteria are on website.
DEADLINE: SPRING APPLICATION NOVEMBER 1-JANUARY 31; FALL APPLICATION MAY1-JULY 31
- 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.
DEADLINE: March 29, 2019
a) be graduating from a high school in Bates County, Missouri;
b) have at least a 3.0 cumulative high school GPA;
c) demonstrate financial need; and
d) be enrolling in a four-year college or university to pursue a degree in either the educational or medical fields.
Extracurricular activities and community service may also be considered.
DEADLINE: MARCH 29, 2019
- This is a $2,000 scholarship awarded to a high school senior.
- The scholarship will be paid directly to the college to apply to the tuition, fees, room and board of the student. Recipients are free to select any accredited college or university and any course of study to pursue leading to an academic degree.
- A local selection committee of three to five persons will consider applicants' scholastic achievement, participation and leadershi in school and community activities, citizenship and moral character, and educational goals.
- Recipient must accept the scholarship by enrolling in a college or university by the September following his/her high school graduation.
- Children of any Shelter Insurance Agent or employee are NOT eligible recipients of scholarship.
WALMART DEPENDENT SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline: Application (online only) and all supporting documentation must be RECEIVED by April 2
Must be a US citizen or permanent legal resident of the US.
Must be the dependent of an associate (employee) of any division of Walmart who has been actively employed with Walmart for at least six consecutive months as of April 2, 2019, .
Must be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2016 and July 31, 2018.
Must have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4-point scale.
Must enroll for fall 2019 as a freshman/1st year student in a full-time program of study at a two-year or four-year US accredited college or university
Must have financial need and be able to demonstrate the need with required documents. (Note: Students with other funds that pay entirely for tuition, books, fees, and on-campus room and board are ineligible.)
Additional guidelines apply. See the program guidelines on the website.
Area students admitted as new freshmen or transfer students to Wichita State University for fall 2018 are eligible to apply for the Kansas City Area Scholarship. Applicants must have their permanent mailing address in
- Leavenworth, Douglas, Wyandotte and Johnson Counties in Kansas
b. Bates, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Jackson, Lafayette, Platte, and Ray Counties in Missouri
Applicants must complete the online scholarship application.