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 Sikeston Senior High School Scholarship List


Scholarship information will be uploaded to this website and updated frequently to reflect accurate deadlines and information. Please remember that this is not an all-inclusive list of scholarships. Local, state, and school specific scholarships are often the ones featured. Students can search for national scholarships through websites including (but notlimited to),, and


Upcoming Scholarships


**Deadline: January 3, 2020 . GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program . For high school seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship. Apply online at
**Deadline: January 17, 2020. Anne Ford Scholarship . Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and a documentation of an identified learning disability. Award is $10,000 to be split up into $2,500 annually. Application can be found online at
**Deadline: January 17, 2020 . Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship . The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship is a one-time $2,500 scholarship awarded to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and/or ADHD in the fall. Application can be found online at
**LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP Deadline: January 31,2020 . SEMO Electric Foundation Scholarship . The one-time scholarship is open to any high school senior whose parent(s) or legal guardian(s) are a SEMO Electric Cooperative member. You must have a 2.5 GPA and attend an accredited college, university or vocational school. Applications are available outside the counselor’s office.



* *Deadline: December 2, 2019 . National Space Club Scholarship . T he applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests.The applicant can only use the $10,000.00 scholarship towards tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year. Apply online at:
** Deadline: December 2, 2019 , 2019 Soil and Water Conservation Society Scholarship . For students wishing to pursue studies with a natural resource conservation orientation at properly accredited college or universities. One $2000 scholarship will be awarded, with the possibility of a second smaller
scholarship. Applicants must be a member of the SWCS. Applications can be found online at or outside the counselor’s office.
**Deadline: December 15, 2019. Burger King Scholarship. Application opened Oct 15. For high school seniors who have a GPA of 2.5 and plan to enroll full-time for the 2016-17 academic year at an accredited 2-4 year school. Apply online at:
**Deadline: December 15, 2019 . AXA Achievement Scholarship . The AXA Achievement Scholarship offers college scholarships for $2500, $10,000, and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community, or the workplace. Go online to
apply and learn more about this scholarship, .
**Deadline: December 15, 2019 . North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship . 5- $1000 awards. Application can be found at:
**Deadline: December 20, 2019 . Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship . For high school and college age students interested in sales & marketing. For more information, click on this link: .
**Deadline: December 20, 2019 . SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship. For high school and college age students interested in SEO and Marketing. For more information, click on this link: .
**Deadline: December 31, 2019 . SBO Essay Scholarship Contest . Application can be found online at: .
**Deadline: December 31, 2019. $2500 College Raptor Scholarship. To enter this contest, each student conducts a college search on that is designed to present college options that match the student’s individual academic cultural, and financial circumstances in addition to exploring the true
cost of their education. One scholarship will be awarded based on the student’s academic achievements and essay.
**Deadline: December 31, 2019 . Imagine America Scholarship. For seniors who plan to pursue a career and technical education, have a 2.5 GPA or higher, financial need, and demonstrated voluntary community service during senior year. For details and to fill out an application, go to .
**Deadline: December 31, 2019, March 31, 2020 and June 30, 2020 . OppU Achievers Scholarship. Application can be found online at:

College Specific Scholarships

**These schoarships are subject to change per college discretion. Please visit the college’s scholarship website for the most up to date information.**


Southeast Missouri State University       ****

Name of Award                                          GPA                    ACT                                         Amount

Copper Dome Scholarship                          2.75                 Superscore                  $1000 up to $5000 (value increases annually)

President’s Scholarship                               3.75                       31                                $10,000 (value increases annually)                               

Residence Life Leadership Award               3.0                        18                                $1,000


Missouri State University  ****

Name of Award                                              GPA                 ACT                            Amount

Presidential Scholarship                                                             31                             $12,500 per year

Board of Governors Scholarship                     3.0                   28-36                           $5,000 per year

Provost Scholarship                                         3.0                   26 or higher                $3,000 per year

Deans’ Scholarship                                          3.0                   24 or higher                $2,000 per year

Hutchens/SGA Centennial Leaders Scholarship                     20  or higher               $2,500 per year


Murray State University  ****

Name of Award                      GPA                 ACT                                       Amount

Trustee Scholarship                   3.7                   33-36                              100% tuition + $1500 annually

Regents Scholarship                  3.6                   30 & above                     80% tuition+ $1,500 annually

Provost Scholarship                   3.5                   28 & above                     60% tuition+ $1,000 annually

Carr Scholarship                        3.5                   26-27                              45% tuition

University Scholarship              3.0                  24 & above                     20% tuition

Deans                                         3.0                   21-23                            $1500 annually

National Merit Finalist                                                                            100% tuition


University of Missouri-Columbia ****

Name of Award                                              ACT                                      Amount

Chancellor’s Award                                         31-36                                    $6500

Curators Scholars Award                                28-30                                    $4500

Excellence Award                                            25-27                                    $3000

Missouri Land Grant                           for pell eligible students, 100% of unmet need for tuition and fees

Missouri Land Grant Honors              for pell eligible students, 100% of unmet need for tuition, fees, and average cost of housing & dining

National Merit Finalist                                                                                100% tuition and fees + add’l $

National Merit Semifinalist                                                                         100% tuition and fees + add’l $

Stamps Scholars Award                                  32-36                                  COA + $16,000

Mizzou Scholars Award                                   33-36                                  $10,000


Mississippi State University ****

Name of Award                                             GPA             ACT                            Amount

Presidential Scholarship                                                    30 or higher    $75,000 for four years + add’l $

Provost Scholarships                                       3.75           30 or higher                $8,500 +add’l $

Freshman Academic Excellence                     3.0             22 or higher                $8,000-$20,000 annually

Colvard Future Leader Scholarship                3.5             26 or higher                $1,000 to $2,500

Alumni Non-Resident Tuition                        3.0              32 and below              $4,000


Arkansas State University ****

Name of Award                     GPA                ACT                                        Amount

ASTATE Scholar                     3.5                   32 or higher                            $15,000

ASTATE Excellence                3.5                   30-31 Superscore                    $9,220

AState Leadership                    3.5                   28 Superscore                         $8,220

                                                  3.5                   29                                            $8,720

ASTATE Pride                          3.25                 25 Superscore                         $6,720            

                                                  3.25                 26 Superscore                         $6,970

                                                  3.25                 27 Superscore                         $7,220

ASTATE Spirit                          3.25                 24 Superscore                         $3,000

Arkansas Promise                     3.00                 23 Superscore                         $3,000

Out of State                               3.00                 24 Superscore                         Equals out of state tuition

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