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The Sue Ann Opler Foundation ScholarshipEligibility 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.DUE DATE: February 12, 2019https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/opler 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 15th, 2019http://www.cvalley.net/cv-news/scholarship-application/

March

Missouri Association Mutual Insurance Companies ScholarshipApplicants must be a Missouri resident and planning to attend a Missouri college or university. 8- $1,000 scholarships available.Due: March 1, 2019See Ms. Garnett for application 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 1, 2019https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/2287
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 March 1, 2019Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by February 26th, 2019 See Ms. Garnett for application
Whitetail’s Unlimited Scholarship Due Date: March 1, 2019 Due to Ms. Garnett Tuesday, February 28, 2019Applicant 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
MFA Foundation Scholarship $2,000.00 scholarship available Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by March 13th, 2019Due Date: March 15th, 2019See Ms. Garnett for application
The Missouri Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture ScholarshipVarious ScholarshipsDUE Date: March 15, 2019https://mofb.org/scholarships-and-grants/ Moberly Area Community College ScholarshipsStudents planning to attend MACC in the fall of 2019-20 academic year can apply for various scholarships.Due: March 15, 2019https://www.macc.edu/2019-20-scholarship-application Horizon Credit Union ScholarshipDue Date: March 15, 2019 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
Shelter Insurance Foundation ScholarshipDue: March 29, 2019Scholarship 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
Atlanta Inter-Church Council Scholarship Amount: $400.00Scholarships 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, 2019 Application due to Ms. Garnett by March 29h, 2019http://goatlantachurches.blogspot.com/
Macon Electric Foundation Scholarship8- $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 29th, 2019https://www.maconelectric.com/macon-electric-foundation

April

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, 2019See Ms. Garnett for application 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, 2019 Application turned into Ms. Garnett by March 28th, 2019 See Ms. Garnett for application
Macon County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by Monday March 29th, 2019All 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, 2019See Ms. Garnett; application has changed
Adilene Bell Corcoran ScholarshipScholarship 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.Due Date: April 1, 2019See 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 15th, 2019 Essay needs to be turned into Ms. Garnett by Wednesday April 12th, 2019
FFA Scholarship Due: April 15, 2019Any senior student involved in FFA can apply for scholarship. 4-$500.00 scholarships availableSee Ms. Sloniker for application
SCRUB Club Scholarship Due: April 15, 2019 Applicants must be a senior at Atlanta C-3 High School. 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 15, 2019Applications turned into Ms. Garnett by Tuesday, April 11, 2019See Ms. Garnett for application
2019 MACON COUNTY ROTARY CLUB SHANE HALL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPDue: April 26, 2019Description: A scholarship in the amount of $250.00 will be awarded to a high school senior who has demonstrated an interest in community involvement and service, and who will be pursuing post-secondary education or training.See Ms. Garnett for application

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General Scholarships

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Missouri Cattlemen's FoundationMember of the Junior Cattlemen's or Parent member of Missouri Cattlemen's2.5 GPA Due September 30, 2018http://mocattle.com/scholarshipprogram.aspx

October

Wendy's High School HeismanSeniors 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 17, 2018http://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/
Horatio Alger Scholarship ProgramsSeniors who demonstrate critical financial need are eligible.Due: October 25, 2018https://scholars.horatioalger.org/
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, 2018http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
ACT Student Champion ScholarshipACT 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: High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions; at a minimum students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date OR a Gold ACT® WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate®.Due: October 31, 2018www.act.org/readinesschampions
The Missouri Association of Financial Aid Personnel (MASFAP) ScholarshipOpen to 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.Due Date: October 31, 2018MyScholarshipCentral.org

November

Northwest Missouri State University Scholarships Various scholarships available for incoming freshman attending Northwest.Due Dates beginning November 2018http://www.nwmissouri.edu/finaid/Freshman.htm
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, 2018http://www.haganscholarships.org/
Elk's Most Valuable ScholarshipAny 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 15, 2018http://www.enf.elks.org/mvs
Conservation Foundation of Missouri ScholarshipCFMO 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 26, 2018http://www.moswcs.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, 2018 http://www.mohsfca.net/

December

University of Missouri-Columbia General ScholarshipsDue Date: December 1, 2018https://admissions.missouri.edu/scholarships/
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 14, 2018http://www.axa-achievement.com Be 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, 2018http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram

January

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, 2019http://www.gwcf.org

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, 2019https://www.scholarsapply.org/westlake/ Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation A variety of scholarships specific to Missouri residents.Amounts range from $500-$7,500.Due Date: February 1st, 2019http://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants 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, 2019http://www.nwtke.com/content/scholarship 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 15th, 2019http://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, 2019http://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 28, 2019 http://www.nfo.org/SCHOLARSHIPS/

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 1,2019https://www.myfcsfinancial.com/scholarships/ 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 1, 2019https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/2287 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, 2019www.momason.org

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