SCHOLARSHIPS


Local Scholarships

Pick up applications in Mrs. Vertin’s office.

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State Scholarships

The Kansas American Legion offers 11 scholarships ranging from $500-$10,00 available to Kansas High School Students. A complete list of scholarships including eligibility rules and applications can be found at the following website:
http://www.ksamlegion.org/scholarships.htm

Kenneth L. Short Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: April 4, 2014
http://www.opaafood.com/index.php/parents-a-students/scholarships


Community Service

“Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve.”
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Community Service is a great way to get involved with your community, build your resume, and make connections that might benefit you in the future!

Community Service Sheet


Specific College/University & Vocational Scholarships

Highland Community College Foundations Scholarship
This prestigious award pays for Kansas tuition, fees, book rental, and campus housing.

Deadline: February 1, 2014

  • a minimum of a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale

  • at least a 22 composite score on the ACT

  • demonstrated leadership qualities

  • a history of involvement in activities and service

  • at least two areas of academic and/or performance interest


College Visit Days

If you would like to take a college visit day, please fill out a form in the office or download form using the below link. Seniors are allowed 2 college visit days and one job shadow day. Juniors are allowed 1 college visit day. 

College Visit Day Form


Student Aid

Federal Student Aid Information and access to publications

  • www.edpubs.gov is the ordering site that students and parents should visit to order single copies of our hard copy publications.

  • www.studentaid.ed.gov/pubs offers student and parent oriented publications in PDF.


Scholarship Resources

  • Midwest Student Exchange Program is an easy way to save money on out-of-state tuition costs.

    • Tuition reduced program

    • Nearly 100 colleges and universities in Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin participate in this tuition reduced program.

  • Want to learn more??? Visit http://msep.mhec.org

    • Search for participating institutions and programs

    • Learn about campus enrollment requirements

    • Find campus-specific contact information

    • Learn more about this money-saving program

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