Scholarships

Welcome to Savannah High School scholarship page!  Scholarships will be listed in order of due date and will include access to the scholarship application.  It is important that you follow the due date listed on this page and not on the scholarship application. This allows us time to review your applications and contact you if we find any errors or missing documents before you send your application in. If you would like for us to send in your application, we would be happy to do so as long as you have an envelope and stamp included with your application. All scholarship that say "local-submit to Counseling Center" will be mailed by the Counseling Center. If you apply for scholarships through an online application and need a transcript or other documents please see Mrs. Hughes in the Counseling Center. 

 

A month by month list of scholarships typically available through the Counseling Center are listed in the 2018-2019 Scholarship GuidePlease note this is to be used as a guide only!  The scholarships and deadlines listed in the guide were developed from last year's database and are not a complete list of all scholarships available.  This page will provide you with the updated eligibility criteria and scholarship applications.  As scholarships become available during the year we will post them on the website here.

 

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**IMPORTANT-Please read all of the below before working on scholarships!

**Make sure your applications are typed and have the necessary documentation before you turn it into Ms. Madsen to be checked.

**Follow the deadlines on this page to ensure that the counselors have enough time to look it over and return it back to you before the deadline. 

**Newly added scholarships will have "added by" and date next to it in order to help you keep track of recently updated scholarships.

**Scholarships that must be turned into the Counseling Center will say, "local-must be submitted to the Counseling Center". Please submit these to Mrs. Howren and she will mail these scholarships for you. All other scholarships are either online or require you to mail it yourself. Your counselor is happy to look those over before you mail them. 

**If you are filling out a pdf application, you will need to make sure you are using something other than your chromebook because it does not allow you to save a pdf once you have typed on it. 


Scholarships (Listed by due date)

 

Name: Optimist International Essay Scholarship Open to students grade 9-12 (local)

Amount:$2,500 Deadline: February 2019

Evening Optimist of St. Joseph, Missouri is going to sponsor a student (possibly up to 4 students with collaboration of the other clubs in our district) to enter Optimist International’s 2018-2019 Essay Contest.  Our district will award a $2,500.00 scholarship for the winner!  The club level contest will be judged by unbiased members of the MWSU English department.  Evening Optimist.pdf

 

Name: America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: February 1, 2019

Do not have to be a current FFA member to apply. Given to a student who plans to study in an ag-related field. Application window is November -February 1, 2019. Apply at FFA.org/scholarships. Students must seek out two farmer endorsements for the application.  

 

Name: Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Amount: Up to $28,000 (renewable for 4 years)
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Through its Mentoring and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice. To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

•    Be a graduating high school senior;

•    Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;

•    Show leadership potential;

•    Demonstrate a dedication to community service;

•    Present evidence of financial need;

•    Be a United States citizen;

•    Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a  

composite ACT score of 21

The required components of the Jackie Robinson Foundation application are: The online application, which includes four essay questions; A professional, hi-resolution digital photo (headshots only, in a JPEG format) – you may submit a high school senior graduation photo; One letter of recommendation (e.g. a teacher, a mentor, a guidance counselor, an employer); SAT or ACT scores: If you have taken the SAT or ACT more than once, please enter your best scores from each test. NOTE: JRF does not consider the writing scores as part of your examination. Application available online at http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/.

 

Name: Missouri Bankers Foundation Scholarship

Amount: $500

Deadline: February 3, 2019

For students planning to enroll in a full-time course of study leading to a degree in a field related to banking. Based on academic achievement and/or economic need. Apply at www.mobankers.com

 

Name: Military Commanders Scholarship
Amount: $15,000 (up to 15 given)
Deadline: February 6, 2019
The New York Chapter of the American Logistics Association sponsors up to 15 $5,000 scholarships for dependent children of active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired members of the United States military who hold valid Exchange & Commissary shopping privileges at the time of application.  Applicants must be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll for the first time in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the fall. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent.  Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Financial need will also be considered. More information is available at sms.scholarsapply.org/militarycommanders.

 

Name: Missouri PTA Teacher Education

Amount: $500

Deadline: February 10, 2019

Students must be planning to pursue a degree in education, demonstrate good character and personality, have above average scholastic ability and show financial need. Students must attend a school in Missouri and work in a MO public school after earning a degree or repay the money. SHS may only nominate one student. Three letters of reference are required with the application.
MO-PTA-Scholarship-Application 2019.pdf

 

Name: Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship

Amount: $500-5,000

Deadline: February 15, 2019

This scholarship provides an excellent opportunity for college-bound students to give thoughtful consideration to the impact Alzheimer's disease has on their own lives and others in their family and community. To qualify students must be a US citizen and plan to enter an accredited 4-year college/university. Requirements include the following: completed application, 200-word typewritten autobiography, and a 1,200-1,500-word essay with a title page.   Applications accepted online at https://alzfdn.org/young-leaders-of-afa/afa-teens/scholarship-contest/

 

Name: Marine Corp Scholarship Foundation

Amount: $1,000-10,000

Deadline: February 18, 2019

Students must have a 2.0 GPA on 4.0 scale and be a son/daughter of a US Marine or Navy Corpsman who is serving or has served as part of the US Marine unit (active duty, reserve, honorable discharge, medical discharge, wounded, or killed).  The student must be planning to attend an accredited undergraduate college or vocational/technical school in the upcoming academic year. The family adjusted gross income cannot exceed $93,000 for the tax year of 2018. Several documents need to be uploaded as part of the application process.  Visit http://www.mcsf.org/eligibility for any questions and detailed instructions on how to apply.

 

Name: NIAAA Student Athlete Scholarship

Amount: $1,500 (Section Winner) $2500 (National Winner)

Deadline: February 18, 2019

Applicant must be a senior in high school, must have achieved at least two (2) of the following: (a) minimum of B+ average; (b)ranked in the top 25% of class; (c) ACT score of 24 or an SAT score of 1500 (Verbal, Math and Writing). Applicant must have participated in two sports for at least two years in each sport and have earned at least one varsity letter in each of two sports. Must complete attached scholar/essay application and a letter of recommendation from the high school athletic administrator/director NIAA Scholarship Application

 

Name: Tortoise Entrepreneurs Scholarship

Amount: $1,000-3,000

Deadline: February 18, 2019

Applicants must be a resident of Kansas or Missouri who is enrolled or plans to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study towards a bachelor's degree, have a minimum GPA of 3.3, and a minimum ACT score of 24.  Applicants will be judged on demonstrated entrepreneurial success/accomplishments, academic record, extracurricular activity and anticipated future potential. More information and application available online at http://www.tortoiseadvisors.com/scholarship/

Name: Everett Brown Freshman Scholarship (NWMSU)

Amount: $850

Deadline: February 2019

Awarded to a son or daughter of a teacher or administrator from the Northwest District of the Missouri State Teachers Association. Must be attending NWMSU. Fill out the scholarship application through your CatPAWS account

 

Name: Booth College of Professional and Applied Studies Freshman Scholarship (NWMSU)

Amount: $2,550 (2 given)

Deadline: February 2019

Students entering Northwest MO State University planning to major in one of the areas in College of Professional and Applied Studies. Fill out the scholarship application through you CatPAWS account

 

Name: Charles Hawkins Accounting Scholarship (NWMSU)

Amount: $650

Deadline: February 2019

A student attending Northwest MO State University who plays to study accounting. Fill out the scholarship application through you CatPAWS account

 

Name: Karen Hawkins Memorial Accounting Scholarship (NWMSU)

Amount: $450

Deadline: February 2019

A student attending Northwest MO State University who plays to study accounting.  Fill out the scholarship application through you CatPAWS account

 

Name: Gilbert B. Kelley Leadership Award (local)

Amount: $400

Deadline: February 2019

Given to students who have made a significant contribution to Savannah High School. Apply via ScholarLink: http://cfnwmo.org/

 

Name: Gilbert B. Kelley Memorial Award (local)

Amount: $600

Deadline: February 2019

Given to a student who is in the upper 15% of the class and demonstrates financial need. Apply via ScholarLink http://cfnwmo.org/

 

Name: Earl R. & Frankie M. Kneale Trust (local)

Amount: $1,750

Deadline: February 2019

This scholarship is not restricted as to the type of scholarship awarded, but it is the desire it be used, insofar as possible, to aid students attending vocational training school of some type. If no suitable candidate applies, the funds can be awarded to students enrolling in a two or four-year college. Kneale Application 2019.pdf

 

Name:  Wayne E. Miller Memorial Scholarship (local)

Amount: $500

Deadline: February 2019

In honor of Mr. Miller’s thoughts regarding the importance of higher education. Criteria includes: 2.0 GPA, upstanding citizen, 2 letters of recommendation, and essay. Wayne E. Miller Scholarship Application 2019.pdf

 

Name: Missouri Association Mutual Insurance Companies Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 (8 given)

Deadline: February 2019

Criteria includes: Financial need, extra-curricular activities, and work activities. SHS may only select one applicant. MO Mutual Insurance App.pdf

 

Name: Moss E. Rudolph Scholarship (local for students attending Mizzou)

Amount: $750

Deadline: February 2019

Given to an Andrew County student that is in the upper ¼ of the class and attending Mizzou. Criteria includes: school and community activities & agriculture background. Apply online at www.financialaid.missouri.edu

 

Name: Harvey and Joyce White Scholarship (NWMSU)

Amount: Cost of Tuition

Deadline: February 2019

For students attending Northwest Mo State University who demonstrates financial need, and a first generation college student. Apply at: www.nwmissouri.edu/FinAid/Scholarships

 

Name: Kansas City Associated Equipment Distributors Scholarship  

Amount: varies

Deadline: February 2019

Must be pursuing a technical degree in Heavy Equipment or Diesel Engine Repair. Minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Application found at www.skylineschools.info/KC_Equip_Dist_school.pdf

 

Name: American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year Scholarship

Amount: $2,500-10,000

Deadline: February 2019

Be a registered, active member of a Boy Scout Troop, Varsity Scout Team, or Venturing Crew chartered to an American Legion post, American Legion Auxiliary unit or Sons of the American Legion squadron.  Applicant must also have received the Eagle Scout award, be an active member of his religious institution and received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem. Demonstrate practical citizenship in church, school, scouting, and community. American Legion Scholarship App.pdf  

 

Name: Wyatt Park Baptist Church-Ruth Huston Scholarship  (Members of Wyatt Park Baptist)
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 2019
This fund was established in memory of Ruth Huston a long time educator and member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church by members of Wyatt Park Baptist Church and friends of Ms. Huston.  The Fund is to provide scholarships to members of Wyatt Park Baptist Church that are active in the ministries of the Church. In order to be eligible for the scholarship you must meet or present the following: 1. A determination by the Pastor and the Minister of Youth and Recreation that the applicant is a member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church and active in its ministries; 2. Applicants shall be graduating seniors intending to continue their education through a two or four year college and/or technical school; 3. The applicant must have already earned other scholarships; 4. Consideration will be given to financial need; 5. Consideration will be given to the student’s work and community service record; 6. Student must continue to attend classes and keep a 2.0 grade point average (or equivalent). Apply via ScholarLink: http://cfnwmo.org/

Name: Alyce Lawrence Scholarship (For members of Wyatt Park Baptist Church)
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 2019
This fund was established in memory of Alyce Lawrence a leader in music ministry and longtime member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church by members of the Church and the family of Mrs. Lawrence.  The Fund is to provide scholarships to qualifying students attending William Jewell College or other qualified institutions in the event there are not qualifying applications to William Jewell College.  In order to be eligible for the scholarship you must meet or present the following: 1. A determination by the Pastor and the Minister of Youth and Recreation that the applicant is a member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church and active in its ministries; 2. Applicants shall be graduating seniors intending to continue their education through a two or four year college and/or technical school; 3. The applicant must have already earned other scholarships; 4. Consideration will be given to financial need; 5. Consideration will be given to the student’s work and community service record; 6.  Student must continue to attend classes and keep a 3.0 grade point average (or equivalent); 7. Students must major in a music program with preference given to those who have stated they intend to enter service in church Christian music. Aplly via ScholarLink: http://cfnwmo.org/

 

Name: Missouri PTA Teacher Education Scholarship

Amount: $500 (renewable)

Deadline: February 1, 2019

Students must be planning to pursue a degree in education, demonstrate good character and personality, have above average scholastic ability and show financial need. Students must attend a school in Missouri and work in a MO public school after earning a degree or repay the money. SHS may only nominate one student. Three letters of reference are required with the application.

 

Name: State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship

Amount: $2500 (50 given)

Deadline: February 2019

The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship is a new scholarship (first offered in 2015) which current high school seniors may apply for. Applications are available now through March 2019, or when 700 applications have been received, whichever comes first.  Scholarships support undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire 2017-2018 academic year. Awards may be renewed up to one additional year based on maintaining satisfactory academic performance and full-time enrollment.

Eligibility: Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale (or its equivalent), be a U.S. citizen, & demonstrate financial need. To apply visit the following https://www.statefarm.com/about-us/community-involvement/community-grants/state-farm-foundations

Name: FCS Financial

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: February 2019

Applicant must be a child or grandchild of a FCS Financial customer. Applicant must designate which office services the account and plan to attend a two-year or four-year college or university (preference given to those attending college in Missouri). Applicant must meet ONE of the following: rank in upper 20%, attain a 2.5 GPA, or score 26 or higher on the ACT.  Must also show involvement in school and community activities. The application is online at https://www.myfcsfinancial.com/about-us/scholarships

 

Name: Knights of Columbus

Amount: $1,000 (11 Awards)

Deadline: February 2019

Applicant must be a member of the Knights of Columbus or the son or daughter of an active (or deceased) member of the Knights of Columbus.  There are four (4) categories for these scholarships: 1. Luke E Hart Memorial – recipient MUST attend one of the branches of the University of Missouri-Columbia, St. Louis, Rolla, or Kansas City; 2. Missouri State Scholarships – recipients may attend any accredited university, college, or technical school; 3. Cardinal Bernard F Law – recipient may attend any accredited seminary of their choice studying for a vocation to the religious life; 4. Vocation scholarships – recipients may attend any accredited seminary or college of their choice to study for a vocation to the religious life.  Students are selected on the basis of Catholic citizenship, community service, scholarship, and financial need. More details are available at www.mokofc.org.

 

Name: Scholarships for Military Children Program

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: February 2019

Dependent unmarried children under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military, may apply for a scholarship. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA and planning to enroll, full-time in the fall of 2018 in an undergraduate program of studies leading to a Bachelor’s Degree at an accredited college or university. Must also submit a 500-word essay (topic on application) and have a sponsor.  Both the applicant and the sponsor need to be currently enrolled in the DEERS system and have a current ID card. Applicants who receive an appointment to one of the US Military Academies (or affiliated preparatory schools) or are awarded a full scholarship at any accredited US post-secondary institution of higher education are not eligible to receive funds from this program. Applications will be sent to the Fort Leavenworth Commissary in Kansas City.  More information is available at www.militaryscholars.org.  

 

Name: Tip Top Tux

Amount: $2,500-5,000

Deadline: February 2019

Must be a high school senior and have applied to a college or university for admission in the Fall of 2019.  Must complete the application and submit two (2) letters of recommendation, transcript, and a personal essay not to exceed 500 words describing your educational, career, and life goals, and explaining why you feel this program should help you achieve these goals by investing in your education. Please visit their website to apply.


Name: UMKC A+ Scholarship
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 2019
Students must be accepted to UMKC by January 15th and complete the A+ Recognition Award application by March 1. Funding is limited.  Applicants must, 1. complete the A+ program from a designated A+ high school, 2. have a 3.0 GPA or higher, 3. demonstrate financial need and have a completed FAFSA on file before February 1, 4. enroll full-time at UMKC.  This scholarship is not available for medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, law, or conservatory majors. More info found online at www.umkc.edu

Name: Thomas Paul Memorial Scholarship (local)

Amount: $1,500 (multiple given)

Deadline: February 2019

Given to students who are planning to be a physician or surgeon. Scholarship is renewable. Students who have immediate family members employed by US Bank are not eligible. Preference is given first to students attending Missouri Western. Apply via Scholar-Link


Name: Arthur and Anna McGlothan Scholarship (local)

Amount: $1,500 (multiple given)

Deadline: February 2019

Scholarship open to all but preference given to residence of St. Joseph, MO. Once funds are exhausted, money is given to residents in other communities. Students who have immediate family members employed by US Banks are not eligible. Scholarship is renewable. Apply via ScholarLink: http://cfnwmo.org/
          

Name: Harry F. Duncan American Dream Foundation Scholarship (local)

Amount: First year-$5,000; renewable for 3 years at $2,000 per year (4 given)

Deadline: February 22, 2019

Criteria includes: students not in the top 10%, service to Savannah schools, attitude towards school, commitment to school rules, desire to achieve to the best of ability, good attendance, willingness to go the “extra mile”, and financial need. Recipients must have attended SHS for the last 3 years of high school.
Harry Duncan Scholarship Application 2019.pdf
          

Name: Missouri Women's Golf Association
Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1, 2019   

Must be a female residing in the state of Missouri or Johnson County, KS.  Must also submit two letters of recommendation: 1 from a high school teacher, counselor, or principal AND 1 from your high school golf coach or golf course/club program director/instructor.  Students will also submit a transcript, and several brief statements (see application for more details). Application can be found at  http://www.mogolf.org/mwgea-scholarship/

         

Name: Agriculture Future of America Scholarship

Amount: Varies

Deadline: March 3, 2019

AFA and its partners award scholarships to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students enrolled in agriculture-related degree programs across the U.S. young leaders in the agriculture and food industry to enter AFA leader development programming and receive an academic scholarship. National awards vary in amounts, depending on the scholarship partner. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of career vision and goal, leader and community involvement and financial need. Apply online at http://www.agfuture.org/s/1342/rd16/index.aspx?sid=1342&gid=1&pgid=329&utm_source=AFA&utm_medium=Fliers&Resources=&utm_campaign=2016+Scholarships.

  

Name: Andrew County Farm Bureau (local)

Amount: $250

Deadline: March 3, 2019

Scholarship awarded to a student planning to major in agriculture who parent is a member of the Andrew County Farm Bureau.
Andrew County Farm Bureau Scholarship App 2019.pdf
                     

Name: Missouri Farm Bureau-Charles Kruse Agriculture Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: March 5, 2019

Applicants must be a Missouri resident and they, their parents/guardians must hold a Missouri Farm Bureau Membership and pursuing an agricultural field of study. Documents needed include • Letter of recommendation from a high school counselor • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or school administrator • Letter of personal reference • Copy of high school transcript • Notification of acceptance into the degree program of a 4-year college or university in Missouri. Apply at: https://mofb.org/scholarships-and-grants/charles-e-kruse/


Name: MFA Foundation
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 5, 2019

This scholarship will be selected by a local scholarship committee based on the following: 1) the applicant's interest in pursuing an education in studies relating to agriculture or other fields of study that benefit rural life; 2) participation and leadership in school, church, and community activities; 3) reputation for good citizenship and moral character; 4) financial need; and 5) satisfactory academic progress.

         

Name: Andrew County Retired Teacher Scholarship (local)

Amount: $500

Deadline: March 19, 2019

One senior planning to major in education is selected from either North Andrew or Savannah to receive the scholarship.
Missouri MRTA Scholarship Application 2019.pdf
               

Name: Brett Baltezor Memorial Scholarship (local-must submit to Counseling Center)
Amount: $500 (multiple given)

Deadline : March 19, 2019
Any senior entering college next year with the hopes of a Fine Art degree or who has been and will be participating in Fine Arts endeavors such as Band, Music, Theater, etc.  Preference to students with significant financial need.
Baltezor Application 2019.pdf

         

Name: American Legion Auxiliary Unit #287 General Scholarship (local)

Amount: $250

Deadline: March 20, 2019

Given to a son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of a veteran. Must be involved in community activities, have average or above average grades, and be a well-rounded individual.
American Legion Auxillary Unit #287 Scholarship Application 2019.pdf
          

Name: American Postal Workers Union Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 21, 2019        

This scholarship is for a senior in high school who is the child or grandchild, including stepchild or legally adopted child, of an active member, Retirees Department member, or deceased member of the APWU.  Parent or grandparent must be a full dues paying member or retirees member. More information is available online at http://www.apwu.org/issues/scholarships


Name:  Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

Amount:$4000 per semester

Deadline: March 21, 2019

This scholarship is for those who have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma) or for those who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer.  The applicant must be enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year university, community college or junior college, or a graduate degree program in the fall of 2018 and the student must be in academic “Good Standing” and have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 or higher to be eligible.

This scholarship is given out two times a year.  The new deadline and updated application will be available on the website.  See details and application online. Ms. Madsen can help you with uploading required documentation.  http://www.mesothelioma.com/scholarship/

         

Name: St. Joseph Firefighter Local 77 Auxillary Scholarship (local-you mail to the below address) Amount:$250 (2 given) Deadline: March 21, 2019 Applicant must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Application requires 2 letters of recommendation, short essay, and a transcript. Eligible students must meet the below criteria. St Joseph Firefighters Local 77 Auxiliary Scholarship 2019.pdf One of the following must apply:

a.      Child of a firefighter (active or retired)
b.      Child of an Auxiliary member
c.       Step-child of firefighter (Firefighter’s household must provide 50% of support)
d.      Grandchild of firefighter (active or retired)
e.      Grandchild of Auxiliary member
f.        Active Auxiliary member           

Name: Bob Tietz Memorial Scholarship (local)

Amount: 1,000

Deadline: March 21, 2019

Applicant must be a 1)high school senior accepted into an accredited college/university 2) have a 2.5 GPA 3)played a minimum two years on a high school golf team & 4)demonstrate good moral character.

Along with the application, applicants must submit two letters of recommendations from teachers, advisers, employers, minister and a 250-word essay about how golf has influenced your life, explain your work ethic, the character traits that best describe you, and your college and career goals.           

Bob Tietz Scholarship Form 2019.pdf

Name: The Genevieve and Pat Fallis Scholarship (local)

Amount: Varies

Deadline: March 21,2019

For a student pursuing a pharmaceutical or medical education. Criteria includes: academics, athletic interests, moral and personality traits, and financial need.

Application coming soon!

     

Name: Helena Lions Club (local)

Amount: Varies

Deadline:March 2019

Applicants must have attended Helena Elementary. Scholarship is renewable for 7 semesters.
Helena Lions Club Scholarship APplication 2019.pdf
                    

Name: Jeremy Ingle Memorial Scholarship (local)

Amount: $500

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Awarded to a Savannah HS senior who has at least a 2.7 GPA, involved in activities and is a leader. A short essay is required. Jeremy Ingle Scholarship Application 2019.pdf

         

 

Name: 

UMKC Trustees Scholar Program

Amount: 

Full Tuition, Room & Board

Deadline: 

November 5, 2018

Students must meet two of the three following academic criteria: ACT of 30 or higher, ranked in top 5% of class, minimum GPA of 3.5 in the 17-class core curriculum.  Must also enroll as a full-time student and commit to living on campus for 2 years. In addition, candidates are evaluated on their community and/or school involvement as well as leadership abilities.  Must be fully admitted to UMKC before December 1st. Students applying for the 6-year med program, school of pharmacy (including pre-pharmacy), and architectural studies are not eligible for this scholarship.  Applications are available online at http://www.umkc.edu/trustees/trustees_scholars.asp.

Name: 

Elks Scholarship - "Most Valuable Student"

Amount: 

$4,000-50,000

Deadline: 

November 5, 2018

This award is given on a point system based on ACT score, verified financial need, evidence of school and community leadership skills, academics, extracurricular activities, recommendations and essay. The organization, completeness, and neatness of the application are also important. Applicants may submit up to 10 exhibits of achievement in academics, athletics, dramatics, leadership, community service, etc. (a resume/activity list is NOT an exhibit). An application will be emailed to the student from scholarship@elks.org. Students need to take the ACT before November. Your application must be in a folder with inside pockets and clasps.  Everything, except items in sealed envelopes, should be three-hole punched and placed in the clasps of the folder. Information is available online at http://www.elks.org/ENF/scholars/.