Catholic Diocese of Wichita Scholarships
The Diocese of Wichita has several very good scholarship opportunities that your seniors may be interested in. The link below provides a description of each scholarship. The deadline to apply is April 1. All materials should be mailed to the Office of Development and Planned Giving.
Betty Temaat Memorial Music Scholarship
Please see Documents below for more information. Due: April 1, 2021.
K-State Entrepreneurship & Innovation Scholarship
I'm excited to share applications are now open for the Ward and Brenda Morgan Entrepreneurship & Innovation Scholarship at Kansas State University. This award was created to help encourage and support aspiring entrepreneurs as they further their education. We will award up to 10 scholarships of $1,500 each to students entering their first year of undergraduate study in the 2021-2022 academic year with either a major or minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Kansas State University.
The application is now live and can be found below. Priority review of applications begins on March 1. I would appreciate if you would please share this opportunity with eligible students.
Application link: https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_01cW3xURwuFKD6m
Chad Jackson, Ph.D.
Jack Vanier Director of Entrepreneurship
Kansas State University
Kansas Board of Regents Scholarships
There are several scholarships available through the Ks Board of Regents. Please click REGENTS for more information and applications.
Lori Dechant Foundation Scholarship
The Lori Dechant Foundation Scholarship is a family run non-profit organization that was established to provide financial assistance to help physically disabled students achieve their educational goals.
Currently, our scholarship is given out to high school seniors who live in Kansas and plan on attending a 4 year University. The deadline to apply is March 1st and the scholarship will be awarded on April 15th.
One scholarship will be awarded each calendar year with qualifying renewal up to 3 additional years. Scholarships given are $5,000 per year for a total of $20,000 over 4 years. Please download the scholarship application for additional information. For more information click DECHANT. Deadline is March 1, 2021.
O’Brate Foundation Scholarship
The O’Brate Foundation strives to improve opportunities for disadvantaged Kansas youth by assisting with emergency needs, providing scholarships to deserving youth, and addressing stumbling blocks lying in the path on the road to success. Please click O’BRATE for more information and due date.
Tony and Marge Bergkamp Scholarship
Please click on COOP for more information. Due March 5, 2021.
Kansas Grain and Feed Association Scholarship
Kansas Grain and Feed Association is offering scholarships to deserving Kansas high school students who are interested in studying an agricultural-related field in college. Please pass this along to the appropriate party so we can award money to our future workforce.
The deadline for applications is quickly approaching – March 5, 2021.
Kansas Grain and Feed Association scholarship information: https://www.ksgrainandfeed.org/scholarship-program/
Kansas Grain and Feed Association scholarship application: https://www.ksgrainandfeed.org/scholarship-program/kgfa-scholarship-application/
The Ellis Foundation Scholarship
The Ellis Foundation, in partnership with Evergy, is accepting applications for graduating high school seniors interested the trades, specifically Linemen and Wind Technology. These scholarships offer up to $1,500 a semester for up to four consecutive semesters. These are fields with good employment outlooks, short-term programs, reasonable costs, and good salaries. There will also be several “community” four-year awards for students interested in Engineering, Computer Technology, Accounting/Finance, or Business/Human Resources/Marketing.
Apply through our online application at www.TheEllisFoundation.org. In the top right corner you will find a LOGIN. The user name is TEF and the password is Ellis2021. If you have any questions, contact Bridget at The Ellis Foundation at 913-370-6779.
Kansas Contractors Association Scholarship
The Kansas Contractors Association is offering scholarships ranging from $500 to $2500 for any student enrolled or intending to enroll for the 2021-2022 school year in a construction management, construction science, construction engineering technology or related field of study at an accredited Kansas university, community college, or technical college.
For eligibility and application information, go to: http://bit.ly/ApplyKCA
Applications must be received by KCA by February 28, 2021.
Rotary Club of West Sedgwick County Scholarship
Two Trade School Scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded for the 2021-2022 academic year
Qualifications/Requirements: • Graduating seniors from Goddard, Eisenhower, Maize, Maize South, Bishop Carroll, Northwest, or Andale who plan to attend a Kansas trade school.
• The recipient must be of high character, ability, and need.
• Include a letter of recommendation from their primary technical teacher that focuses on character, ability and need.
• Cannot be an immediate family relative of a member of the Rotary Club of West Sedgwick County – Sunrise.
Please see Documents below for application. Due March 18, 2021.
Hutchinson Community College Scholarship
Seniors who are interested in Hutchinson Community College, the priority deadline for our scholarship application is February 15th. Students who have completed an application with HutchCC will be able to find the link for the 2021-2022 scholarship application in their student portal (Dragon Zone), under the Finances tab. Questions can be directed to Kat Eberly at email@example.com.
Glenn Lygrisse/KACRAO Scholarship
The Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (KACRAO) offers scholarships to reward students who have demonstrated quality leadership during their high school years. There are four $500 awards available each academic year, which may be used at KACRAO member institutions. The scholarships will be designated as follows; one per school type: four-year public, four-year private, community college, and technical college. The awards are not need-based and may be used in conjunction with other awards. For more information click KACRAO. Deadline is March15, 2021.
Shawn Ketzner Memorial CTE Scholarship
For seniors interested in a trade school. Please see Documents below for application. Due March 27,2021 to counselors.
Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association Scholarship Application
All applications including essay, transcripts and letters are due on/or before March 31, 2021 electronically and postmarked by March 31, 2021 if mailed. See Documents below for application.
Ks Crime Stoppers Association Scholarship
For more information and scholarship application please click CRIME. Deadline is March 15, 2021.
Please see Documents below for application. For 2 seniors and 1 junior. Deadline is March 12, 2021 to the the counselors.
Burger King Scholarship
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses, or domestic partners In the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico can apply to receive $1,000 to $50,000 scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year!
High school seniors must:
- Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
- Be active in their school, community and/or have work experience
Don’t let your students miss their chance to become a BURGER KING® Scholar.
To learn more and apply visit bk-scholars.com
Application deadline: December 15, 2020.
Wichita Legal Professionals Scholarship
Please see below for application. Deadline is January 22, 2021.
Wichita State Adelante Scholarship
Through a generous donation of Gene and Yolanda Camarena, Wichita State is able to offer 20 renewable, high-impact scholarships to students who are of Black and/or Hispanic/Latino heritage. "Adelante" means "to move forward" or "to get ahead" in Spanish. In addition to the scholarship, recipients will receive mentoring and tutoring services to help them succeed on their pathway to a college degree. Please click ADELANTE for more information. Deadline is December 1, 2020.
The PB&J Scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed. Please click PB&J for more information. Deadline is May 21, 2021.
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
The JRF Scholarship program addresses the financial needs of college students and provides extensive, hands-on mentoring and support services. Once chosen from a national, selective application process, JRF Scholars receive a generous four-year grant to attend the undergraduate school of their choice and enroll in JRF's celebrated "42 Strategies for Success Curriculum." Please click ROBINSON for more information. The deadline to submit the application for a JRF Scholarship is February 1, 2021, 5 p.m. ET.
Newman University Scholorships
Please click Newman and Fine Arts for scholarships.
Hagan Scholarship Foundation
We have updated the Eligibility Requirements, Scholarship Application, and HSF Brochure. We have extended the Deadline from November 15 to December 1, 2020 so ALL eligible students can apply for a scholarship. Please notify your eligible students.
Southwestern College Scholarships
There are two competitions, The Pillars and Moundbuilder Spirit competition. The Pillars is geared towards an academically driven student and the Moundbuilder Spirit is meant for a student that is engaged and active in their community or high school. Unlike some competitions, we do not base the competitions on GPA or ACT to determine who can compete. There are four full tuition scholarships (two for each competition) awarded each year to students that take part in our competition and each student that participates is awarded a renewable $1,000 scholarship. Click Full Tuition Scholarship Competition for more information.
KSDE-AEOP 2021 Margaret Van Horn Scholarship
The scholarship program is open to current Kansas High School, College, and/or Technical School students. Applicant must intend to continue his/her education in an education or business-related program. Applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of nine semester hours (at least half-time). Enrollment must be in an accredited post-secondary educational facility within the state of Kansas.
Applications must be complete, signed, and submitted by email in pdf format or postmarked by Thursday, January 14, 2021, to be accepted.
Washburn University Scholarships
The Washburn University Leadership Institute has committed to creating a structured learning environment that fosters and encourages student leadership development. Incoming, direct from high school or transfer, and current students who have demonstrated leadership initiative, academic excellence and participation in extra-curricular activities during high school or college may be eligible for leadership scholarships.These scholarships are worth approximately $1000.00 and awarded to students pursuing the Leadership Studies Minor or Certificate. They are renewable up to four years if all requirements are met. Please click WASHBURN for more information. Deadline is December 1, 2020.
Pitt State Music Scholarships
The Music Department inivites all music students to audition for scholarship awards. Please click on MUSIC for more information. Auditions will be held Friday, February 21, 2021.
College Board Scholarships
The College Board partners with scholarship providers connected to the SAT®, PSAT/NMSQT®, and PSAT™ 10. Through these partners, students can access over $300 million in scholarship awards. Learn more at psat.org/scholarships.
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation believes that investing in students who are leaders, both academically and in service to others, will result in positive, lasting change and sustainable communities.
Encourage your students to apply to be a Coca-Cola Scholar by October 31, 2020, at 5 p.m. ET, and receive a chance for one of 150 college scholarships worth $20,000 through the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation. For more details and a link to the application, visit Cokeurl.com/scholarships.
Horatio Alger Association
The Horatio Alger Association welcomes eligible high school seniors to apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarships, which range from $10,000 to $25,000.
Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply for these awards.
One application is all that's necessary to apply for state, national, and specialized programs. The application is open until October 25 and available at application.horatioalger.org.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Cooke College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements.
The 2021 Cooke College Scholarship Program application closes on October 30, 2020, at 11:59 p.m., in your local time zone.
Wichita State University-Additional Scholarships
|DORIS AND RALPH KLOSE SCHOLARS DAY
The College of Applied Studies has announced the Doris and Ralph Klose Scholars Day for seniors who declare a major in math or science teacher education at WSU. Winners will be offered a financial aid package that may include various scholarships. The Klose Scholarship - worth up to $20,000 - covers the average cost of tuition, books, and fees during their junior and senior years. The event will be virtually hosted on Friday, November 20 from 10 am - 2 pm
WALLACE INVITATIONAL FOR SCHOLARSHIPS IN ENGINEERING (WISE)
The WISE competition is held each fall for high school seniors interested in studying engineering at WSU. Ten $28,500 Wallace Scholarships will be awarded to the winners of the 2020 Wallace Invitational. This year's competition will be virtual and takes place on Friday, November 20.
ANNA ELIZABETH WALSH HUMANITIES SCHOLARSHIP
An annual award worth up to $50,000 covering most tuition, fees, books and on-campus room and board for an incoming freshman majoring in one of the following: creative writing, English, modern and classical languages and literatures (Spanish and French), history, philosophy, religion (field major) or women's studies.
Scholarship Application deadline for these scholarships is November 1
Wichita State University-Freshmen Merit Scholarships