Scholarship Info

Local Scholarships

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February

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-$5001-Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) scholarship-$5001-Speech/Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA) scholarship-$500Due February 28th, 2020Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by February 26th, 2020See Ms. Garnett for application

March

Missouri Association Mutual Insurance Companies ScholarshipApplicants must be a Missouri resident and planning to attend a Missouri college or university.Due: March 2, 2020

https://www.mamic.net/mamic-scholarship/

Whitetails Unlimited Scholarship Due Date: March 2, 2020Due to Ms. Garnett Friday February 28, 2020Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and be planning to major in a Conservation field i.e.: Conservation Agent, Biology, and Dept. of Natural Resources. See Ms. Garnett for application
Chariton Valley and Foundation for Rural Services Five local $500 Scholarships. 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: March 6, 2020www.FRS.org/student
Macon Elks Lodge Scholarship$300.00Due: March 15, 2020Due to Ms. Garnett Wednesday, March 11, 2020See Ms. Garnett for application
MFA Foundation Scholarship $2,000.00 scholarship available Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by March 11th, 2020Due Date: March 13th, 2020See Ms. Garnett for application
Horizon Credit Union Scholarship Due Date: March 13, 2020 To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a member in good standing at Horizon Credit Union, plan to enroll as a full time student in an accredited technical school, college, or university, and have a GPA of at least 2.50. 5-$500.00 scholarships available. See Ms. Garnett for application
The Missouri Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture ScholarshipVarious ScholarshipsDUE Date: March 15, 2020https://mofb.org/scholarships-and-grants/
Macon Electric Foundation ScholarshipDue Date: March 27th, 20208- $500.00 scholarships available Eligibility: This scholarship is for MEC members or PWSD of Macon County customers who have signed up for Operation Round Up only. Please encourage your students that Operation Round Up is a voluntary program for members, but it is an average donation of 50 cents per month on the parent’s electric bill. The parents will have to sign the application to confirm they want to sign up for the student to apply for the scholarship. 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. https://www.maconelectric.com/pdfs/Foundation%20Scholarship%20Application%202020%20Fillable.pdf.
Shelter Insurance Foundation ScholarshipDue: March 27, 2020Scholarship will be awarded annually to graduating seniors who attend high school, and are planning on enrolling in a college or university.Amount: $2,000.00See Ms. Garnett for application
Moberly Area Community College ScholarshipsStudents planning to attend MACC in the fall of 2020-21 academic year can apply for various scholarships.Due: March 30, 2020
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, 2020Application turned into Ms. Garnett by March 30th, 2020 See Ms. Garnett for application

April

Adilene Bell Corcoran Scholarship Due Date: April 1, 2020 Scholarship Amount: $150.00The scholarship is available to students entering the teaching profession, if funds available this scholarship will continue throughout the recipient’s undergraduate education.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 1, 2020Application due to Ms. Garnett by March 31st, 2020http://goatlantachurches.blogspot.com/
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, 2020See Ms. Garnett for application
Macon County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by Monday March 30th, 2020All 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, 2020See Ms. Garnett; application has changed
Adilene Bell Corcoran Scholarship Due Date: April 1, 2020 Scholarship Amount: $150.00The scholarship is available to students entering the teaching profession, if funds available this scholarship will continue throughout the recipient’s undergraduate education.See Ms. Garnett for application
The Sue Ann Opler Foundation ScholarshipDUE DATE: April 13, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.Eligibility requirements are as follows:· Be a current high school senior or have graduated within the last five years from a high school located in Linn, Macon, Sullivan, Grundy, Chariton or Livingston counties in Missouri. In addition, an applicant may have received a home school diploma within the last five years, and reside in Linn, Macon, Sullivan, Grundy, Chariton or Livingston counties in Missouri.· Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.· Have a minimum high school grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).Members of the Foundation’s Advisory Board of Trustees, their spouses, any lineal descendants, the spouse of any lineal descendants, or any employee, officer or director of any corporate Trustee or its affiliates or subsidiaries or any spouse or lineal descendant of such persons are ineligible to apply. · If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $5,000 to $20,000.· Up to 25 awards will be granted. https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/opler.
SCRUB Club Scholarship Due: April 15, 2020Applicants must be a senior at Atlanta C-3 in Scrub Club. See Ms. Garnett for application
FFA Scholarship Due: April 15, 2020 by 3:30 p.m.Any senior student involved in FFA can apply for scholarship. 3-$300.00 scholarships availableSee Ms. Sloniker or Ms. Garnett for application
Loch Haven Senior Living ScholarshipDue Date: April 17, 2020Amount: $500.00We are pleased to invite graduating seniors who are seeking a career in the medical field (e.g. physician, nurse, therapist, technologist, pharmacist, etc.) to apply for a Loch Haven scholarshipTo be considered for these scholarships, a student must: Be a high school senior in Macon County., intend to pursue studies in a medical field, complete the personal information section, and compile the required Scholarship Packet.See Ms. Garnett for application

May

General Scholarships

September

Missouri Cattlemen's FoundationMember of the Junior Cattlemen's or Parent member of Missouri Cattlemen's2.5 GPA Due September 30, 2019http://mocattle.com/scholarshipprogram.aspx

October

Horatio Alger Scholarship ProgramsSeniors who demonstrate critical financial need are eligible.https://scholars.horatioalger.org/Due: October 25, 2019
High School Heisman ScholarshipSeniors 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 29, 2019https://heismanscholarship.com/about/program-timeline/
Coca Cola Scholars FoundationHigh 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, 2019http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

November

Elk's Most Valuable ScholarshipDue: November 5, 2019Any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen; applications are judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.http://www.enf.elks.org/mvs
The Missouri Association of Financial Aid Personnel (MASFAP) ScholarshipDue Date: November 7, 20191-$1,000 scholarship: Any 2019 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 2019 can apply.https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/donors/masfap
The Hagan Scholarship FoundationThe 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, 2019http://www.haganscholarships.org/
Missouri High School Fast Pitch Coach's Association Senior ScholarshipApplicants 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: November 29, 2019See Ms. Garnett for application

December

The Soy Scholarship DUE: December 1, 2019$5,000 one-time scholarship award presented to a current, eligible high school senior planning to pursue a degree in agriculture at an accredited college or university. The scholarship is managed by the American Soybean Association (ASA) and is made possible through a grant by BASF Corporation.https://soygrowers.com/about/awards/soy-scholarship/
AXA Achievement ScholarshipEligible 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 RicoDue: December 15, 2019www.axa-achievement.comBe current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2015-2016 academic year.Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities
Burger King Scholarship Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA. $1,000, $5,000, and $25,000 scholarships available.Due: December 15th, 2019http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram

January

FFA Scholarships (Various Scholarships)Due Date: January 15, 2020Through the National FFA Foundation, businesses and individuals support scholarships that are awarded to students with a wide variety of higher education plans and career goals. Scholarships support non-FFA and FFA high school seniors and collegiate members.Just one application is required for multiple opportunities!https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/scholarships/
Washington Cross Foundation Due: January 15th, 2020 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.www.gwcf.org
Air force ROTC ScholarshipDue: January 17, 2020 Applying for the Air Force ROTC high school scholarship program does not commit a student to enter the Air Force ROTC.http://www.afrotc.com/
Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation A variety of scholarships specific to Missouri residents.Amounts range from $500-$7,500.Due Date: January 31st, 2020http://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants

February

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, 2020https://www.scholarsapply.org/westlake/
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 14th, 2020http://mocorn.org/resources/education/scholarships/
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, 2020http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/general-info
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: February 25, 2020http://www.nfo.org/SCHOLARSHIPS/
Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship Essay ContestThe contest asks high school seniors to write a 1,200 to 1,500 word essay describing the impact Alzheimer’s disease has had on their life. Awards range from first prize of $5,000, second prize of $2,500, third prize of $1,500 to honorable mentions between $1,000 and $500.DUE: February 28, 2020https://alzfdn.org/young-leaders-of-afa/scholarship-contest/

March

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, 2020https://www.myfcsfinancial.com/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 15, 2020www.momason.org
MOACAC Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship 2- $1,000.00-scholarships1-$500.00-scholarshipOpen 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 16, 2020https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/2287

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May

Insuring Rural Communities ScholarshipThe Insuring Rural Communities Scholarship will be provided to students from rural areas in Missouri and Illinois who are pursuing certificates or undergraduate degrees in information technology, health care, or risk management. As many as 15 students will be selected and awarded annually. This scholarship is renewable through graduation or up to ten semesters, and is available in amounts up to $5,000 per academic year.To be eligible to be considered for this scholarship, applicants must:· Be a permanent resident for at least two years of a region outside a metropolitan area. Eligible counties are those not included in the official metropolitan statistical area as defined by the United States Census Bureau. Please proceed to the application to review the complete list of approximately 90 counties in Missouri and 60 in Illinois.· Be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited, nonprofit post-secondary program that will result in a degree or certificate.· Be pursuing undergraduate degrees or certificates in health care, information technology, or risk management.· Demonstrate significant financial need, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or similar need calculations. Students with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) over $15,000 must have significant and extenuating circumstances to be considered.· Have achieved a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point averageDUE: May 15, 2020https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/3432
Amco Ranger ScholarshipAmount: $1,000.00DUE: May 30, 2020https://amcoranger.com/amco-ranger-scholarship/
PB&J ScholarshipAmount: $500-$1,000Open to college-bound seniors at attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year college in the fall of 2020.Due: May 31st, 2020http://bit.ly/pbjscholars2020