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Local Scholarships

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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 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.

April

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

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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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