Scholarships

 

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

September

October

November

December

January

February

Chariton Valley and Foundation for Rural Services
One $2,500 National Scholarship, four local $500 Scholarships, and one $500 Technology Scholarship. Scholarships are available to students whose parents/guardians receive their local telephone service from Chariton Valley Telephone Corporation. Applicants must have at least a C average, and express an interest in returning to a rural community.
Due: February 9th, 2018
http://www.cvalley.net/cv-news/scholarship-application/

Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley/MUSIC Scholarship
The Missouri United School Insurance Council (MUSIC) scholarship. MUSIC members are designated into three enrollment size categories: small, medium and large. Six scholarships (two in each category) of $2,000.00 each (nonrenewable) will be awarded to 2017 graduating seniors of districts that are MUSIC members.
Due: February 17, 2018
See Miss Garnett
https://www.musicprogram.org/dr-darrell-jack-holley-music-scholarship-2018-now-open/

March

Missouri Association Mutual Insurance Companies Scholarship
Applicants must be a Missouri resident and planning to attend a Missouri college or university. 8- $1,000 scholarships available.
Due: March 1, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

NEMO Special Education COOP OTA/PTA/SLPA Scholarship
All students from Special Ed COOP districts are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Applications will only be considered if students indicate a strong desire to be a physical therapy assistant, occupational therapy assistant, or speech/language pathology assistant.
1-Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) scholarship-$500
1-Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) scholarship-$500
1-Speech/Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA) scholarship-$500
Due March 2, 2018
Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by February 26, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Macon Elks Lodge Scholarship
$300.00
Due: March 15, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

MFA Foundation Scholarship
$2,000.00 scholarship available
Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by March 12th, 2018
Due Date: March 15th, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Moberly Area Community College Scholarships
Students planning to attend MACC in the fall of 2018-19 academic year can apply for various scholarships.
Due: March 16, 2018
http://www.macc.edu/financial-aid-types/scholarships

Macon County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship
Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by Monday March 30th, 2018
All applicants must be a member of a Macon County 4-H Club, or Macon Co. FFA Chapter, the Macon County Cattlemen, or the Macon Co. Junior Cattlemen and/or have a parent, grandparent or spouses that are current members of the Macon County Cattlemen’s Association.
Due Date: April 1st, 2018
See Ms. Garnett; application has been changed

Macon Electric Foundation Scholarship
8- $500.00 scholarships available
Eligibility: Scholarships may be awarded to a graduating senior whose parent(s) or guardian(s) are members of Macon Electric Cooperative. Recipients must permanently reside in the Macon Electric Cooperative service area. Recipients must plan to attend an accredited college, university, or other post-secondary institution (trade or technical) within the United States and must demonstrate evidence of financial need.
Due Date: March 30th, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Atlanta Inter-Church Council Scholarship
Scholarships will be given to graduating seniors who demonstrates Christian character and are planning on continuing their education after high school. Application available on the website.
Due: April 2, 2018
Application due to Ms. Garnett by March 30th, 2018
http://goatlantachurches.blogspot.com/

The Missouri Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture Scholarship
Four - $500 scholarships to students pursuing appropriate certification in fields related to and supportive of agriculture. This includes, but is not limited to: 1) Heavy Equipment Operations; 2) Electronics; 3) Welding; and 4) Diesel and Farm Machinery Repair.
NOTE: Students pursuing a 4-year degree are not eligible.
DUE Date: March 31, 2018
Website: https://goo.gl/FPe5Se

April

COME HOME SCHOLARSHIP
Macon County EDC will offer a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a 2.0 GPA, and demonstrate a genuine intent of returning to Macon County upon completion of schooling/training.
Due Date: April 1st, 2018
Application turned into Ms. Garnett by March 29th, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Red Cross High School Scholarship Program
Scholarship will be awarded based on total productive units achieved during the designated time frame. Students must be an active participant in the high school blood drive program and should exhibit a leadership role in the coordination and recruitment of blood drives.
Due Date: April 1, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Mizzou Collegiate FFA Empowerment Scholarship
One $750 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming Mizzou student and one $500 scholarship will be awarded to a student attending another Missouri college or university in the fall of 2018 at the 2018 Missouri State FFA Convention in Columbia, MO. Preference will be given to students studying agriculture.
Due: April 1st, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Bill and Lavern Jackson Farms Memorial Scholarship
$500 scholarship to a student pursing an appropriate certification in fields related and supportive to agriculture. This includes but not limited to: welding, diesel and farm machinery repair, and agricultural degree. Applicants must be enrolled as a full time student starting the fall semester of the year in which the scholarship is awarded. Applicants must also be in good academic standing.
Due: April 5, 2018
Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by Tuesday, April 3, 2018
See Ms. Garnett for application

Mike Aldinger Scholarship
$500.00 Recipients must plan to attend an accredited college, university, or other postsecondary institution.
Applicants need to turn in a short essay about their future college plan.
Due Date: April 6th, 2018
Essay needs to be turned into Ms. Garnett by Wednesday April 4th, 2018

SCRUB Club Scholarship
Due: April 15, 2018
Applicants must be a senior at Atlanta C-3 in Scrub Club.
See Ms. Garnett for application

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GENERAL SCHOLARSHIPS

September

Missouri Cattlemen's Foundation
Member of the Junior Cattlemen's or Parent member of Missouri Cattlemen's
2.5 GPA
Due September 30, 2017
http://mocattle.com/scholarshipprogram.aspx

October

Wendy's High School Heisman
Seniors who have a "B" GPA and participate in at least one school-sponsored sport can apply online to be recognized nationally for their achievements.
Due: October 2, 2017
http://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/

Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs
Seniors who demonstrate critical financial need are eligible.
Due: October 25, 2017
https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

Coca Cola Scholars Foundation
High school seniors with a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA may apply online. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.
Due: October 31, 2017
http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

The Missouri Association of Financial Aid Personnel (MASFAP) Scholarship
1-$1,000 scholarship: Any 2018 Graduating Senior from a Missouri High School planning to attend a private or public 2 or 4 year institution, or vocational-technical school in Missouri in fall 2018 can apply.
Due Date: October 31, 2017
https://goo.gl/forms/2HSzR11LbJfYcJpd2

November

Northwest Missouri State University Scholarships
Various scholarships available for incoming freshman attending Northwest.
Due Dates beginning November 2017
http://www.nwmissouri.edu/finaid/Freshman.htm

The Hagan Scholarship Foundation
The Hagan Scholarships are intended for high achieving students in need of financial assistance in order to attend college. Seniors must have a 3.5 GPA or higher, composite score of 23 or higher on the ACT, and graduate from a public high school having fewer than 50,000 residents.
Due: November 15, 2017
http://www.haganscholarships.org/

Elk's Most Valuable Scholarship
Any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen may apply for a MVS scholarship; applications are judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Due: November 27, 2017
http://www.enf.elks.org/mvs

Conservation Foundation of Missouri Scholarship
CFMO offers 5 - $1000 scholarships to high school seniors or undergraduates in different natural resources areas. Preference will be given to those demonstrating financial need.
Due Date: November 27, 2017
http://www.moswcs.org/

December

Air force ROTC Scholarship
Applying for the Air Force ROTC high school scholarship program does not commit a student to enter the Air Force ROTC.
Due: December 1, 2017
http://www.afrotc.com/

Missouri Junior Angus Foundation Scholarship
Applicants must be a member of the Missouri Junior Angus Association and National Junior Angus Association, or a member of the American Angus Association.
Due Date: December 1, 2017
http://missouriangus.org/documents/uploads/applications-forms/FoundationScholarshipApplication.pdf

Missouri High School Fast Pitch Coach's Association Senior Scholarship
Applicants must have participated in Varsity Softball and softball coach is a member of MHSFCA. Two athletes in each classification will be awarded a $500.00 scholarship.
Due Date: December 11, 2017
See Ms. Garnett for application

Burger King Scholarship
Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA. $1,000, $5,000, and $25,000 scholarships available.
Due: December 15th, 2017
http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram

AXA Achievement Scholarship
Eligible students are encouraged to apply for both the Achievement and Community scholarships, but a student may receive only one of these AXA-sponsored scholarships. Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico
Due: December 15, 2017
http://www.axa-achievement.com

University of Missouri-Columbia General Scholarships
Due Date: December 15, 2017
https://admissions.missouri.edu/scholarships/

ACT Student Champion Scholarship
$500 scholarship to a student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions, must have a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale, and preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.
Consent form must be completed with application-See Ms. Garnett
Due Date: December 31, 2017
http://www.act.org/readinesschampions

January

The United States JCI Senate Foundation
The United States JCI Senate Foundation awards $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the United States who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.
The Missouri JCI Senate will pick 2 nominees to represent Missouri for the US JCI Senate scholarships. The Missouri JCI Senate will present these 2 winners each a $250 scholarship. There will be four $250 scholarships given. This is available to Missouri residents only.
The application form can be downloaded from:
http://www.usjcisenate.org/index.php/scholarship-program
Completed applications should be sent Wendy Cox at the address below.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Wendy Cox #69246
MO State Scholarship Chairman
wendyc636@yahoo.com /Subject Line to reference: Senate Scholarship
16509 Winter Leaf Drive
Wildwood, MO 63011
314-960-5704
Due Date: January 5, 2018

Washington Cross Foundation
Scholarships of $500 to $5,000 for students planning careers in government service, for study at the college of the recipient's choice. 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.
Due: January 15th, 2018
http://www.gwcf.org

February

Peter J. Greve Memorial TKE Alumni of Northwest Missouri State University Scholarship
The TKE Alumni of Northwest Missouri State University have established a $1000 scholarship that is available to graduating seniors (male or female). To be eligible, applicants must have maintained a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above from ninth grade through the first semester of their senior year. The applicant must be an accepted entering freshman by Northwest Missouri State University and nominated by a TKE alumnus. No specific major is required.
Due: February 1st, 2018
http://www.nwtke.com/content/scholarship

James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship
Applicants must plan to attend a 4 year university, demonstrate financial need, and have at least a 2.5 GPA or higher.
Due Date: February 1st, 2018
https://www.scholarsapply.org/westlake/

America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund Scholarship
National FFA Scholarship: $1,500.00 in any ag-related field of study.
Due Date: February 1st, 2018
www.GrowAgLeaders.com

Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation
A variety of scholarships specific to Missouri residents.
Amounts range from $500-$7,500.
Due Date: February 1st, 2018
http://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants

The National Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships
All applicants must be citizens of the United States and must attend or plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States. DAR chapter sponsorship is not required; however, a chapter or state chairman may work with the applicant to put the information together to send to the DAR Scholarship Committee.
Due: February 15th, 2018
http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/general-info

Missouri Corn Scholarship
The Missouri Corn Growers Association and Missouri Corn Merchandising Council will be awarding seven deserving students $1,000 scholarships. High school applicants must be Missouri residents from a Missouri farm or rural area. They must also plan to attend a two-year or four-year Missouri college or university and major in agronomy or agriculture-related field.
Due: February 16th, 2018
http://mocorn.org/resources/education/scholarships/

March

MOACAC Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship
2- $1,000.00-scholarships
1-$500.00-scholarship
Open to current High School Seniors who have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater, must be a Missouri resident, must enroll as a full-time student at a MOACAC member post-secondary institution. (List of member institutions is posted on the application website.)
DUE: March 1, 2018
https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/2287

FCS Financial Scholarship
Seniors must be a child or grandchild of a FCS Financial member, have a 2.5 GPA or higher, ACT score of at least 26 OR rank in the top 20 percent of their class.
35- $1, 500 scholarships available
Due: March 1,2018
https://www.myfcsfinancial.com/scholarships/

National Farmers Farm Kids for College Scholarship
You must be a high school senior and plan to major in an agricultural field at an accredited college or university. Three $1,000.00 scholarships available.
Due: March 1, 2018
http://www.nfo.org/SCHOLARSHIPS/

Masonic Scholarships
Samuel Smith Stewart Masonic Scholarship: $8,000/year in any degree program
Masonic Merit Scholarship: $1,000/year in any degree program
Ruth Lutes Bachmann Scholarship: $1,000/year for students seeking a degree in the education or healthcare fields.
Students must have a 3.0 GPA.
Due Date: March 31, 2018
www.momason.org

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