NOVEMBER

 

  1. Deadline: November 12, 2018. 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 http://www.ncld.org.
  2. Deadline: November 12, 2018. 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 http://www.ncld.org.
  3. Deadline: November 15, 2018. The Hagan Scholarship. For high school students in need of financial assistance in order to attend college. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and 23 or higher on the ACT. There are several other requirements listed, please go to their website: www.hsfmo.org to find the application and for more information. Each Hagan Scholarship will pay the unmet financial need of the recipient, up to $5,000 per semester.
  4. Deadline: November 20, 2018. Jack Kent Cooke Foundation. Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA or above, receive a 26 or higher on the ACT or 1200 or above on the SAT. The applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need. The consider applicants with family income up to $95,000, however, the majority of the recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell Grant. To learn more about their scholarship program go to www.jkcf.org/scholarships.
  5. Deadline: November 15, 2018. The Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four –year scholarship to the highest-rated applicants in the 2017 competition. Applications will be judged on scholarship, leadership and financial need. For details and to complete an application, visit enf.elks.org/mvs.
  6. Deadline: November 26, 2018. 2017 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 www.moswcs.org or outside the counselor’s office. 
  7. Deadline: November 30, 2018. Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship. Apply online at: https://www.ushli.org/2018/08/20/scholarship-for-young-hispanic-leaders-now-available-for-2019-2020
  8. Deadline: November 30, 2018. National Space Club Scholarship. Apply online at: https://www.spaceclub.org/scholarship/
  9. Deadline: November 30, 2018. Sixt Scholarship Program. Apply online at: https://www.sixt.com/sixt-scholars/

 

DECEMBER

 

  1. Deadline: December 14, 2018. VIP Scholarship. Apply online at: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/vip-voice-scholarship/1006681
  2. Deadline: December 14, 2018. 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, https://www.scholarsapply.org/axa-achievement/.
  3. Deadline: December 15, 2018. Burger King Scholarship. Application opens October 15th.  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: https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/
  4. Deadline: December 15, 2018. Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship. For high school and college age students interested in sales & marketing. For more information, click on this link: https://www.leadroster.com/?scholarship.
  5. Deadline: December 15, 2018. Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship. For high school and college age students interested in SEO and Marketing. For more information, click on this link: https://publicity.ai/?scholarship.
  6. Deadline: December 15, 2019. North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship. 5- $1000 awards. Application can be found at: https://www.northamerican.com/scholarship
  7. Deadline: December 29, 2018. Dolman Law Group Scholarship. Application can be found online at: https://www.dolmanlaw.com/scholarship/
  8. Deadline: December 31, 2018. SBO Essay Scholarship Contest. Application can be found online at: http://sbomagazine.com/essay-contest.html.
  9. Deadline: December 31, 2018. $2500 College Raptor Scholarship. To enter this contest, each student conducts a college search on CollegeRaptor.com 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.
  10. Deadline: December 31, 2018. 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 https://www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships/. The application is due December 2019.
  11. Deadline: December 31, 2018 and March 31, 2019. OppU Achievers Scholarship.  Application can be found online at: https://www.opploans.com/scholarship/

 

JANUARY

 

  1. Deadline: January 4, 2019. GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. For high school seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship. Apply online at reaganfoundation.org/scholarships.
  2. Deadline: January 8, 2019. 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.
  3. Deadline: January 10, 2019. APIASF General Scholarship. Must be of Asian and/ or pacific islander ethnicity; have a minimum of 2.7 GPA and 1 letter of recommendation. Go online to apply at: http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html.
  4. Deadline: January 15, 2019. Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship. Competition open to all high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and are planning careers of service to the United States in local, state, or federal government. All awards are for one year. Download the application at: http://www.gwcf.org/AppDownload.html
  5. Deadline: January 15, 2019. MENSA Scholarship. Write an essay of no more than 550 words explaining their career, academic and/or vocational goals and how you plan to achieve those goals. Go online to apply at: http://www.mensafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/us-scholarship-process/
  6. Deadline: January 18, 2019. 2019 Profile in Courage Essay Contest. Apply online at:  jfklibrary.org/essaycontest
  7. Deadline: January 31, 2019. Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award. Now through Jan. 31st eligible senior students and parents can enter to win one of the $2500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college at CollegeCovered.com /Assist. There are 40 $2500 scholarships that will be given away.
  8. Deadline: January 31, 2019. 10 Words or Less Scholarship. Application can be found online at: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.RXzpou2C.dpbs

 

FEBRUARY

 

  1. Deadline: February 1, 2019. The Jackie Robinson Foundation. Must be a graduating, minority high school senior, plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution. You must show leadership potential, demonstrate a dedication to community service, financial need, and a composite ACT score of 21 or higher. Application is available at www.JackieRobinson.org.

 

 

MARCH

 

  1. Deadline: March 1, 2019. DevTeam.Space STEM Scholarship. $1000 scholarship, In order to apply for the spring 2019 scholarship, applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: “How STEM careers Will Affect The World Over The Next 50 Years?” Go to the following website: https://www.devteam.space/scholarship/.
  2. Deadline: March 1, 2019, Project 21 Essay/Poster/Video Scholarship. There are 6 scholarships available by completing this scholarship application. If you choose to participate in  this scholarship, there is a requirement  of doing something for each between 12/1 and 2/15.  Applications are available outside the counselor’s office.

 

College Scholarships

Southeast Missouri State University  **New starting with Class of 2019

http://semo.edu/sfs/financialaid/scholarships/institutional.html

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

https://www.missouristate.edu/policy/Op5_08_10_EnteringFreshmenScholarships.htm

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                              $2,500 per year

 

Murray State University

https://www.murraystate.edu/admissions/scholarships/newfreshmen.aspx

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 **NEW starting with Class of 2019

https://admissions.missouri.edu/scholarships/

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 the average cost of housing and 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

https://www.admissions.msstate.edu/freshmen/money-matters/scholarships/academic-scholarships/

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

https://www.astate.edu/info/admissions/undergraduate/paying-for-college/tuition-assistance/scholarships/index.dot

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