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

  • US JCI SENATE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  POSTMARK BY JANUARY 24, 2020

    $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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  • $1,000 Healthy Lifestyle Scholarship

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 31, 2019

     

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  • 2019 AMCO RANGER SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  MAY 30, 2020

    Must be a high school seniors or a college freshmen in the State of Missouri.

    This in a one time scholarship.

    Application must be filled out and submitted electronically.

    Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

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  • 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

    Deadline:  November 5, 2019

    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, 2020

    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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  • AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

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

    Must be a US citizen or legal resident.

    Must be a current high school senior who plans to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the US for the entire 2020-21 academic year.

    Must demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities.

    This is an online application.

     

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  • B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP
     
    Application Deadline:  May 20, 2020

    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 awards@studentawardsearch.com.

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  • BCYAC Dual Credit Scholarship 

    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.

     

     

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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:  Opens October 15 and closes DECEMBER 15

    Requirements include:

    • Have a strong academic record with a minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Be passionate about serving the community, and
    • Be a high school senior, Burger King® employee, spouse/domestic partner or child of an employee.

    High school students should be graduating seniors with plans to attend a two- or four-year accredited university, college or vocational-technical school in the US, Canada or Puerto Rico.

    If you want to go a step further, the McLamore Family Foundation created the James W. McLamore Whopper® Scholarship Award, granting a $50,000 scholarship to three students each year since 2011.  The four-year scholarship is intended to help the top students that apply achieve their educational and professional goals, along with serving as a tribute to Jim himself.  Here are the details:

    • Be a citizen of the US or Canada,
    • Have graduated from high school within the last three years or be a full-time student who is a senior at a high school or home school in the US, Canada, or Puerto Rico,
    • Students who are applying as a full-time freshman to a four-year accredited, college or university that is located in the US and is exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code,
    • Students who have a cumulative unweighted grape point average  of at least 3.3,
    • Students who have a minimum ACT composite score of 25 or a minimum combined SAT score of 1700,
    • Students who demonstrate an active leadership role in community service, athletics, and/or similar co-curricular activity (such as student government, team sports, fraternal life, etc.) and,
    • Students who demonstrate substantial work experience.

     

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  • EDUCATION FOUNDATION DUAL-CREDIT SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  SEPTEMBER 15 FOR FALL ENROLLMENT AND JANUARY 15 FOR SPRING ENROLLMENT

    Qualifications:

    • Must be enrolled full time at Butler High School.
    • Must plan to attend trade school, beauty college, technical school, college or other approved post-secondary education.
    • Must fill out the application in full, with accurate information.
    • Must include two letters of reference (one from a school related source and one from a non-family, community source.)
    • Application and letters of reference must be received by September 15 for the fall enrollment and January 15 for the spring enrollment.
    • Must turn in completed application and letters of reference to the BHS guidance counseling office.
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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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  • COURSE HERO 2019 RISE UP SCHOLARSHIP FOR FIRST-GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENTS

    DEADLINE:  December 31

    AWARD FREQUENCY:  One recipient every six months

    Eligibility:

    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    • 16 years of age or over
    • Permanent legal US resident
    • A detailed and well-written essay response
    • Enrollment in a school listed on the US Department of Education website
    • Be the first in your family to attend college
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  • COURSE HERO 2019 VETERAN SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  December 31

    AWARD FREQUENCY: One recipient every six months

    Criteria:

    • Permanent legal US resident
    • Military affiliation
    • At least 16 years old
    • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or equivalent
    • Currently enrolled full-time or part-time in a two- or four-year accredited undergraduate or graduate college or university or vocational, technical or private career institution in the US.
    • Must submit an essay-500 words or less.

     

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  • DELL SCHOLARS PROGRAM

    DEADLINE:  December 1, 2019

    Criteria:

    • Participate in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12 (Upward Bound/Upward Bound Math/Science is an approved program).
    • Graduate from an accredited high school this academic year.
    • Earn a minimum 2.4 GPA.
    • Demonstrate need for financial assistance.
    • Be eligible to receive a federal Pell grant in first year of college.
    • Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after graduation from high school.

     

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  • DialMyCalls.com Fall 2019 Scholarship

    DEADLINE: JANUARY 8, 2020

    • Currently enrolled as a high schoolsenior OR in an accredited 2 or 4 year college.
    • You are a legal resident of the USA.
    • You are not currently incarcerated.
    • Your most recent GPA is 2.0 or above.
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  • DR. PEPPER TUITION GIVEAWAY

    DEADLINE:  Video Submission Deadline 11:59 AM PT OCTOBER 17, 2019

    Dr. Pepper is awarding over $1,000,000 in tuition to help students reach their biggest goals.

    HOW TO ENTER

    1.  Create a profile at drpeppertuition.com.  

    2.  Briefly describe your goal - how will you change the world?

    3.  Upload a video.  Help us get to know you and your academic and professional goals, but stay on topic.  Tell us how winning this tuition will impact your life.  Be passionate.  Be creative.  Be you.

    Must be at least 18 but no older than 24 on 11/30/18.

    Dr. Pepper selects finalists to compete during throw-offs at a College Football Conference Championship game.

     

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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 Most Valuable Student Scholarship

    Deadline:  November 5, 2019

    Criteria:

    Any high school senior who is a citizen of the US is eligible to apply.

    Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.

    College students are not eligible to apply.

    Applicants must be citizens of the US on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.

     

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  • ELKS LEGACY AWARD

    DEADLINE:  January 31, 2020

    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, 2016 or a charter member of a Loge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2016 is eligible to apply.  The Elk just be a paid-up member through March 31, 2020.  
    • 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.
    • Applicant must take the ACT by December 31, 2018'
    • 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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  • FCS SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  MARCH 1

    The application requires information on school activities, volunteer & work history.  It contains two essay questions.

    Applicants must be a graduating senior at a Missouri high school, a child or grandchild of an FCS Financial member, and attain a 2.5 or higher GPA, an ACT score of at least 26 or rank in the top 20% of their senior class.

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  • GO GRAD SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  VARIES

    Go to the website and look under resources for various scholarship opportunites.

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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, 2019

    1. Must be a US citizen.
    2. Must attend an eligible public high school.
    3. Must be a student in the 2018 high school      graduating class.
    4. Must have achieved a high school GPA of      3.50 or higher.
    5. Must have scored 23 or higher on the ACT      (composite score) or 1,200 on the SAT.
    6. Must enroll in a four-year college the first      semester following high school graduation.
    7. Must work 240 hours in the twelve                months prior to the start of college.
    8. Must complete the FAFSA in 2017 using          2016 tax return information. FAFSA EFC must be less than $6,500.
    9. Must apply for eligible Federal and State        grants.
    10. Must not have been convicted of a felony.

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  • HAWTHORN BANK SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  POSTMARK ON OR BEFORE MARCH 31

    Criteria:

    • 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.
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  • HEISMAN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 29, 2019

    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 25, 2019

    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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  • 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.

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  • JACK KENT COOKE SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 13, 2019

    Eligibility:

    Senior standing-Plan to graduate from a US high school in spring 2020.

    Fall College Enrollment-Intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2020.

    GPA-Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above.

    Test Scores-Receive a minimum SAT score of 1200 or ACT composite  score of 26 or above.

    Income-Demonstrate unmet financial need.  We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000.  

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    JFK ESSAY CONTEST  

    DEADLINE:  JANUARY 17, 2020

    This contest is open to United States high school students in grades 9-12 attending public, private, parochial, or home schools.

    Students are invited to describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born.

    First-place winner received $10,000; second-place $3,000; five finalists receive $1,000 each; and eight semifinalists receive $100 each.  More details are available on the website.

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  • KLL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  JANUARY 10

    Qualifications:

    • Lost the life of at least one parent (biological or not) to cancer before the age of 22.
    • Be a US citizen and live in Kansas or Missouri.
    • Attend a 2- or 4-year (minimum) higher education establishment.
    • Have an interest in education, arts, environment, math or science.
    • Show service involvement in the community, church, school, or other non-curricular activity.
    • Indicate financial need.

    The scholarship will be at least $2,000, renewable le for up to a total of four years.

     

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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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  • LUTZ FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  FEBRUARY 1 - GENERAL APPLICATION DEADLINE 

    FEBRUARY 11 - ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS DEADLINE

    This scholarship is worth up to $5,000.  And is renewable up to three years by completing a renewal application.

    Eligibility:

    • Must be a graduating high school senior from Butler High School.
    • Must be pursuing a certificate or degree at any accredited technical or vocational school, junior college, college or university.
    • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.

    You must fill out the general application at the website by February 1 and all additional requirements must be completed by February 11.

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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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  • MENSA SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  JANUARY 15, 2020

    Criteria:

    • Only one application per student is allowed.
    • Must intend to enroll in an accredited educaitonal institution for the 2020-21 academic year.
    • Must complete all required information on form.
    • Essays must be appicants' original work and no more than 550 words in length.
    • Applicant name, address or other identifying information MUST NOT be included in the essay.
    • Applications must be submitted online.
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  • MESOTHELIOMA SCHOLARSHIP

    DUE:  March 31, 2020

    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

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  • 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.

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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 FARM BUREAU VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
     
    DEADLINE: Various Deadlines

    This website has several different vocational scholarships applications, criteria, and deadlines.

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  • MISSOURI S&T CHANCELLOR'S SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 1

    The Chancellor's Scholarship is a $12,000 a year scholarship for Missouri residents who will graduate high school in 2020.  Recipients must demonstrate leadership skills through school and community, and have either a cumulative GPA of at least 3.75 or rank in the upper 10 percent of their high school class after six semesters.  Students must take the ACT or SAT by October 25, 2019 and have a score of 31 or higher on the ACT.

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  • MSSDAR

    DEADLINE:  JANUARY 1, 2020 

    Criteria:

    Must be a US citizen.

    Must be a Missouri resident.

    Must attend a MIssouri university/college EXCEPT for the Roberta Casteel Capps Scholarship whose recipients may attend the university/college of their choice.

    All scholarships are paid directly to the university/college after enrollment is verified. 

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  • MISSOURI TOUR GUIDE SCHOLARSHIP

    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.

    Promt:

    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 scholarships@thezebra.com.

    4. Include - your name, address and phone number when you submit.

     

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  • MIZZOU INCOMING ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 1

    Applications only accepted online through the MU Annual Scholarship application.
    Must first apply for admission to the University and receive your myZou account information.
    Complete the Annual Scholarship through myZou. Your username (PawPrint) and password are required for log-in.

    The Bates County Mizzou Club offers two annual scholarships through the Mizzou Incoming Alumni Scholarship program.

    Scholarship #1 is a $1,000 scholarship renewable for four consecutive years as long as the student remains in "good academic standing" with University requirements.

    Scholarship #2 is a one-time $1,000 (minimum) scholarship and the application must be fully completed.

     

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  • MSBA BELCHER SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 26

    A $1,000 annual scholarship is awarded to a student in each of MSBA's 17 regions.  A statewide winner is selected from this group of regional winners and awarded an additional $1,500.

    Applicants are judged on the basis of academic achievement and leadership abilities. Need may also be considered.

    The essay theme is:  In what ways would you change how your School District prepares graduating students for life as young adults?

    Butler High School Board of Education will select one applicant to submit for this scholarship.  Completed applications must be turned in to Carol in the counseling office by November 26.  You can access the application here.

     

     

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  • NATIONAL FFA SCHOLARSHIPS

    DEADLINE:  FEBRUARY 1 

    There are scholarships available to FFA and non-FFA members.

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  • NATIONAL SOCIETY OF DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

    DEADLINE:  SCHOLARSHIPS ACCEPTED AUGUST 1, 2019 THROUGH FEBRUARY 15, 2020

    NSDAR offers several scholarships on the National level.

    Criteria:

    Must be US Citizens.

    Must attend or plan to attend an accedited college or university in the US.

    All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance.

    Awards are based on academic excellence, commitment to the field of study, and/or financial need, or other restrictions on specific scholarships.

    Awards are placed on deposit with the recipient's college or university and any unused portion shall be returned to the DAR.

    Applicants are only eligible to receive one scholarship from DAR.

    All applications must be submitted using the online application process.

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  • NHS Scholarship

    DEADLINE:  December 6

     

     How to Apply

    • Senior members of an active NHS chapter who are in good standing are eligible to apply for an NHS Scholarship.
    • NHS members must create a student account before they can access the NHS Scholarship application.
    • The NHS adviser must verify the student's membership before the student can begin the application.
    • Verified NHS members may start the NHS Scholarship application beginning October 1.
    • All Applications require two recommendations, and certification by the NHS adviser in order to be considered complete.  Incomplete applications are not evaluated. 
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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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  • PUBLICITY.AI SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 15

    Students applying must submit a brief essay explaining the best use of content marketing that they have seen.  More details are available on the website.

    Studying in the fields of business, marketing, computer science, communications or IT are recommended but no required.

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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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  • 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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  • SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship

    Deadline:  December 31, 2019

    Must be enrolled full-time in high school as a senior or be a partptime or full-time student in a college. graduate school, trade school , or coding bootcamp.

    Have an overall average GPA of at least 3.0.

    Be a citizen or permanent resident of the US.

    Upload an unofficial transcript or an enrollment verification document.

    Submit a 400 to 600 word essay on the specific prompt listed on the application.

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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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  • UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND SCHOLARSHIPS
     
    DEADLINE:  VARIOUS DEADLINES

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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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  • VFW NATIONAL CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION TEACHER AWARD

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 31, 2019

    All current classroom teachers in grades K-12 are eligible for nomination.  Nominations can be submitted by fellow teachers, supervisors, or other interested individuals (not relatives).  Self-nominees are not eligible.

    A nomination form must be completed and an essay of 350 words or less, describing why you feel your nominee should be selected.

    Each year three exceptional teachers (one elementary, one junior high and one high school) are recognized for their outstanding commitment to teaching Americanism and patriotism to their students.  

    Winners receive:

    A $1,000 award for professional development expenses.

    A $1,000 award for his/her school.

    Two award plaques: one for the teacher, the other for his/her school.

    An all-expenses-paid trip to attend a VFW conference to receive their award.

    Nomination deadline is October 31, 2019.

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  • VFW PATRIOT'S PEN ESSAY CONTEST

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 31, 2019

    This essay contest is open to students in grades 6, 7 and 8.  Students must write an essay between 300-400 typewritten words on the theme What Makes America Great.  You may not identify yourself in your essay (including but not limited to, your name, school, city, state, race or national origin.)  

    Turn in your competed essay and cover page information to the counseling office by the due date.

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  • VFW VOICE OF DEMOCRACY

    Deadline:  October 31

    This is open to students in grades 9-12.

    Applicant must be lawful US permanent residents or have applied for permanent residence and intends to become a US citizen.

    Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay (audio CD or a flash drive) on an annual patriotic theme.  This year's theme is, What Makes America Great.  You must record your original 3-5 minute essay on an audio CD or flash drive.  

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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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  • ZIPRECRUITER SCHOLARSHIP

    DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 31, 2019

    Go to the website for rules and eligibility.

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