Below you will find a variety of scholarship databases that offer many public scholarships that students may apply for. Institutional scholarships vary from institution to institution and students may need to explore them as they narrow the college search down.
Andale High School also offers some district scholarships that students may apply for when they become available. Students, remember to check with the counseling department frequently to see if any new scholarships come open for application. Also be sure to periodically check our website and counseling bulletin board for scholarship information.
Kansas Board of Regents have many scholarships. For more information and how to apply please go to: https://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants.
The Shawn Ketzner CTE Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to financially help those senior students at Andale High School that wish to continue their education after graduation in a technical field by attending a vocational school, apprenticeship or a two-year program. A $700 award will be given to one senior awarded at the annual Awards Banquet. Please see “Documents” below for application.
Please complete this application and turn it in to your high school counselor by March 29, 2019.
First Nat’l Bank Scholarship (Andale)
Seniors: Please see “Documents” below for more information and application. Due to counselors by April 26, 2019.
Student Insight Scholarships
Seniors: visit: https://efmfeed.verintefm.com/se/0A88ADC8603DEBE7 for more information on this scholarship.
Mr. Ron Ketzner, 1960 graduate of Andale High School, established a scholarship endowment in 2004 in memory of his late wife Mary Ellen Ketzner. Mary Ellen (Zimmerman) graduated in 1967 from Andale High School. Being an alumna of The University of Kansas, Mr. Ketzner wishes that the award be linked to a student planning to attend KU. Scholarship amount is $1,000.00 per year for 1 year. Award is paid in $500.00 increments per semester based on maintenance of a 2.5 college GPA. Deadline is April 5, 2019. Please return to Counselors. See “Documents” below for application.
Are you an incoming Emporia State University male student who believes in the ideals of having a Sound Mind and Sound Body? Are you looking for a scholarship that recognizes your achievements inside and outside of the classroom? Sigma Phi Epsilon is offering two scholarships valued at $1000 apiece for the Balanced Man Scholarship.
The Balanced Man Scholarship rewards students who have shown academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to their health and well-being. At the Kansas Epsilon Chapter at Emporia State University, Sigma Phi Epsilon believes that recognizing students who demonstrate balance and all-around excellence is one way to promote this important ideal. We are committed to helping our members develop the skills they need to succeed in the classroom, the future workplace, and everyday life. Please click HERE for online scholarship.
We are excited to award our fourth $20,000 scholarship to a deserving student in the Wichita area.
The Lori Dechant Foundation's mission is to help physically disabled students attend a 4 year university. This scholarship is only open to high school seniors who have a physical disability and are planning on attending a 4 year university in the fall. We have given out 3 scholarships to date and each student is currently thriving in college and we are very proud of them!
Visit our website for more information and scholarship application.
The Dechant Family
Please see the application available at http://www.kcceoa.org/
The annual BBB Student of Integrity Awards program is sponsored by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Foundation.These scholarships were established to honor the memory of Mr. Scott Mecham who served as BBB president from 1991 until January 2006.
Twelve $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to students who reside in the geographic area served by the BBB - Metro Omaha/Southwest Iowa, Metro Lincoln/Greater Nebraska, South Dakota and The Kansas Plains.
The Student of Integrity Award scholarships are not based on ethnicity or grade point average. These awards recognize students that personify values, leadership and integrity. Click HERE for application.
For more information, please contact BBB Communications Director Margo Riekes at 402-898-8526 or 800-649-6814 #8526. Deadline is March 8, 2019.
To recognize the value of music in our schools and to encourage students’ continued participation in music. Deadline is April 1, 2019. Please see “Documents” below for application and more information.
Lockheed Martin is awarding 200 renewable scholarships of $10,000 each. Awards are open to individuals studying eligible engineering or computer science majors, who demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities.
The Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (KACRAO) is a nonprofit, voluntary, professional association of more than 400 higher education administrators who represent nearly 80 institutions and agencies in the State of Kansas. Each year, KACRAO offers scholarships to reward students who have demonstrated quality leadership during their high school years.
Four $500 awards are available, which may be used toward attendance at KACRAO member institutions (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.
The Kansas Association of Directors of Plant Facilities promotes bringing the buildings and grounds profession to a greater height of knowledge and professionalism and has established a scholarship fund and will award five $1,000 academic scholarships and one $1,000 technical scholarship to qualifying students. These scholarships are available only to graduating seniors of non-instructional support staff who wish to continue their education at the college level. The students must be residents of Kansas and graduate from a Kansas High School and plan to attend a Kansas College or technical school. Only children whose parent or legal guardian is actively employed in a K-12 or secondary education institution and engaged in a buildings and grounds, food service or transportation position shall be eligible for these scholarships. Applications are located on our website. http://kadpf.org/ At the KADPF homepage, click on the KADPF Scholarship Program tab at the top. Applications are due by February 15, 2019.
The Ag Ambassador program is open to students who will be seniors in the fall, are members (or have parents who are members) in good standing of the Sedgwick County Farm Bureau Agricultural Association, and are interested in agriculture. Each ambassador will serve a 12 month term starting in August of their senior year and ending the following August. There will be a maximum of two participants each year. Each Ambassador or their parents must be Farm Bureau members by January 1 of their junior year in high school. The purpose of the program is 1) for ambassadors to gain a better understanding of Farm Bureau with an emphasis on the Kansas Farm Bureau mission of advocacy, education, and service, 2) to develop future leaders for agriculture and rural communities, and 3) familiarize the ambassador with Sedgwick County Farm Bureau. Deadline is March 1, 2019. For more information go to: https://www.sedgwickcountyfarmbureau.org/new-in-2018-ambassador-program-for-juniors/.
Sedgwick County Farm Bureau Agriculture Association will award six scholarships this year. Four scholarships will have an annual value of $1,000, renewable for three years, for a potential value of $4,000 each. These will be for students attending a four-year college or university with priority to those enrolled at Kansas institutions. Two scholarships will have an annual value of $500 for a potential value of $1,000 each. These scholarships will be for students attending a two-year college or vocational school. Deadline is March 1, 2019. For more information please visit https://www.sedgwickcountyfarmbureau.org/scholarships/.
Applicants are defined as a military dependent child or spouse, accepted or enrolled in a four year, two year, technical or trade school. Deadline is January 31, 2019. For more information see “Documents” below.
The Tortoise Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship is awarded annually to high school seniors and college students who have demonstrated an interest in entrepreneurship. The scholarship is sponsored by Tortoise Capital Advisors and aims to foster entrepreneurship among today’s youth. At Tortoise, we are proud of our firm’s entrepreneurial culture and are passionate about helping the next generation of entrepreneurs.
KanEquip offers scholarships to students interested in pursuing a career as an agricultural technician. This scholarship is available for most heavy/ag diesel technology degrees from any approved college and includes a paid internship as well as credit towards purchasing tools.
The purpose of the Ag Technician Scholarship is to provide financial support to individuals who are seeking training to become an Ag Technician. In return we require that individuals be employed with KanEquip for 2 years after completing their degree. See “Documents” below for application and more information.
Funds for the Margaret Van Horn Scholarship have been allocated by members of the Kansas State Department of
Education Association of Educational Office Professionals (KSDE AEOP). 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. Due January 17, 2019. Please see “Documents” below for application and more details.
3 total scholarships, one at $700 for a senior, one at $400 for a senior, and one at $400 for a junior to use for college credit senior year. Deadline is March 29, 2019 to the counselors. See “Documents” below for application.
$1000, renewable for 2 years-To be used for post-secondary education at a vocational-technical school, trade school, etc. Can be renewable for 2 years is student stays in good standing. This scholarship is funded by C5 Manufacturing LLC. Deadline is March 29, 2019 to the counselors. See “Documents” below for application.
We are looking for fun and unique candidates for our Flavorful Futures Scholarship. Sparkling Ice® is awarding FIVE $5,000 scholarships to eligible high school seniors who are planning their bright and colorful futures.
The application deadline is February 15, 2019 and winners will be announced in Spring 2019. Apply now at flavorfulfutures.com.
WHAT IS THE IMAGINE AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP?
The Imagine America High School Scholarship is an award-winning scholarship
program offered by the Imagine America Foundation. The scholarship is for high
school seniors or recent graduates planning to attend a career school participating in
the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program. (Participating career schools
are listed at www.imagine-america.org/ourschools.)
WHO CAN APPLY?
Anyone who has graduated or will graduate from high school between January 1, 2019
and December 31, 2019 and plans to attend a career school participating in the Imagine
America High School Scholarship Program.
WHEN AND WHERE CAN I APPLY?
Apply using our mobile app! Search the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. If
you do not have a mobile device, you can apply online at www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships. Please enter all of your information accurately and completely to ensure timely processing of your application.
HOW DO I QUALIFY?
To qualify, applicants must graduate in calendar year 2019 with a GPA of 2.5 or above
and enroll in a participating career college. Applicants may also be requested to demonstrate
commitment to community service and/or financial need.
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 up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2019-2020 school year!
The Acacia Leadership Scholarship is a one-time scholarship awarded to incoming male freshmen at the Manhattan Campus of Kansas State University who display excellence in academics, motivation for personal success, and an interest in studying the principles of leadership. One $1,000 scholarship and two $500 scholarships are awarded each year.
All applications must be received by Monday, January 7th at 5:00pm. Priority Deadline for the scholarship is Monday, December 17th at 5:00pm. In order to receive the scholarship, the recipient must provide proof of enrollment at Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS by September 1, 2019.
Applicants will be graded based on the criteria of scholarship, leadership experience and strength of essays. Applicants chosen for the next round will be invited to interview with us at our chapter house in Manhattan, KS.
Applications are open for the ACT Student Champion Award! The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place.
ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, and state-level recognition.
Please encourage students in the graduating class of 2019 who have taken the ACT who fit the following criteria to apply:
Applications can be found www.act.org/readinesschampions
All questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Acacia Leadership Scholarship is a one-time scholarship awarded to incoming male freshmen at the Manhattan Campus of Kansas State University who display excellence in academics, motivation for personal success, and an interest in studying the principles of leadership. One $1000 scholarship and two $500 scholarships are awarded each year.
The deadline for application for this scholarship is January 7th, 2019. In order to receive the scholarship, the recipient must provide proof of enrollment at Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS by September 1, 2019. Late applications will be accepted until Jan. 28th; However, applications turned in by the due date will be given priority. Apply online here:
|The scholarship supports four years of undergraduate studies in an approved program of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) as well as the one-year MS Business graduate degree at Texas A&M's Mays Business School.|
|Students may apply for this prestigious full scholarship via the application portal at www.brockmanfoundation.org.|
|The portal is open now to receive applications for studies beginning in the 2019-20 academic year.The application deadline is at 5:00 p.m. U.S. Central Time on September 30, 2018.|
The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; US students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program; and US citizens attending schools overseas.
The Rudd Scholarship is a competitive, 4-year award designed to pay any remaining costs associated with tuition and fees, books and supplies, and room and board after accounting for all other grants, scholarships and financial awards. It can be applied only towards studies at either Emporia State University, Fort Hays State University, or Wichita State University for full-time students in pursuit of an undergraduate degree provided a student maintains the renewal criteria below. Selection is based on the aptitude to succeed at the collegiate level, graduate in 4 years, and be a productive and contributing member of their chosen profession, their community and society as a whole. (See previous winners here.) Application will be available October 8-December 14, 2018. Click HERE for requirements and application.
Travers Tool is proud to announce our first ever Metalworking Student Scholarship. In conjuction with our partners (see below), Travers Tool will award $1,250+ in tools to a student enrolled in metalworking or welding program at vocational, technical school, community college or university. As your metalworking experts, Travers Tool is thrilled to sponsor the industry’s next generation of machinists.
Section 2: A project review detailing — in writing, with pictures and/or diagrams — a machining project that you completed. It should cover the tools you used, your deployed methods, and it should explain the goal of your completed work.
SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID DATES AND DEADLINES
OCTOBER 15 - Admissions Application Deadline for participation in DSI, Barton, Klose, Wallace, Koch, and McGregor Scholarship Competitions
NOVEMBER 1 - Scholarship Application Deadline for DSI, Barton, Klose, Wallace, Koch, and McGregor Scholarship Competitions
NOVEMBER 16 - Competition date for Barton, Klose, and Wallace Scholarships
NOVEMBER 17 - Distinguished Scholarship Invitational & Koch Scholarship Competition Date
DECEMBER 1 - Freshmen Merit Scholarship deadline; FAFSA Priority Date; McGregor Scholarship Competition Date; Linwood Sexton Admissions and Scholarship Application Deadline
Wichita State University invites you to participate in the Distinguished Scholarship Invitational in fall of 2018. A variety of scholarships are awarded to DSI participants, including three $64,000 Harry Gore Memorial Scholarships - three of the largest scholarships in Kansas!
If you meet the above requirements, you will receive an invitation to compete in DSI during the fall semester of your senior year. Participants must complete all required application materials AND attend the on-campus competition on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. To accommodate busy schedules, participating students can choose between two competition times, morning or afternoon.