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:
Kenneth L. Short Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: April 4, 2014
“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!
Check out the link below for an overview on Grants and Scholarships, the different types, sources, and how to start!
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.
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.
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