The Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association Scholarship—This scholarship is for any high school senior who is planning to major in Journalism, Political Science, Business, or Communications with a 3.0 GPA and planning to attend a Kansas college. If interested, please see Mrs. Sheldon for a copy of the application (or email her for an email copy). The deadline to apply for this scholarship is March 29, 2019.
**St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Altar Society Scholarship—Any student that attends the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church needs to please pick up an application from Mrs. Sheldon. The deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.
Kansas Board of Regents—The Kansas Board of Regents offer a number of scholarships for students. The scholarships are the Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant, Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship, Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship, and the Kansas State Scholarship (for those who have completed the KBOR curriculum). Students who are interested in any of these scholarships need to see Mrs. Sheldon for a copy of the application or go to www.kansasregents.org and click under the Scholarship information. The deadline to apply for these scholarships is May 1, 2019 (FAFSA must be completed by April 1, 2019).
Grasshopper Trust—This educational trust was established in 1976 to aid deserving and needy students with financial assistance. Students who live in Meade or Stevens County are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Please see Mrs. Sheldon for a copy of the application; deadline to apply is May 15, 2019.
O’Brate Foundation Scholarship—The O’Brate Foundation Regular Scholarship Application for the 2019-2020 school year is now open at https://obrate.fluidreview.com. Students who are from low-income families/households are encouraged to apply. Students need to use a personal email, not a school email to set up their account. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Sheldon. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2019.
Eric Fisher Academy—Any student interested in attending the Eric Fisher Academy in Wichita needs to see Mrs. Sheldon for a $1,000 scholarship opportunity. Any student that is referred by their counselor can receive a $1,000 scholarship to attend the Academy.
Websites to look at: www.fastweb.com and www.collegeanswers.com.
There are also many scholarships available and coming due at www.studentscholarships.org.