• Lafayette High School
    2016-2017 Scholarship Applications Online
    *For use in the College 101 Class.  Forms may change during the school year.  If the form changes after the students have turned in their scholarship project to the College 101 instructors, the instructors will contact the students that have turned in scholarships to them and help them change the information over to the new form.

    If this site is used outside of College 101 -- please check back on the website before submitting your scholarships to see if the form has changed.


     

    Scholarship Name


     

     

    Due Date


     

     

    Description


     

     

    Application


     
     Aces for Aiden
     April 23rd
     A scholarship in honor of Aiden McVicker.  A scholarship for a student interesting in either teaching, or in the medical field.
     Open Application
     Adams, Mason April 1st
     
    Lafayette graduate, GPA of 3.0 or higher, lettered in any varsity level sport; two page essay.
     
    Open Application

     

    Alpha Delta Kappa


     

     

    April 21st


     

     

    Be a graduating senior planning a degree in education, rank in the upper 25% of the class, ACT 20, and have participated in a variety of school and community activities. 


     

     

     Open Application


     

     

    Altec


     

     

     June 1st


     

     

    Parent must be an employee.


     

     

     Parent must pick up
     application at Altec.


     
     

    American Family Insurance Scholarship

    March 21st $500 award to one senior who has been ranked in the top of the class, show leadership and community  service. Any senior can apply, one
    student will be chosen to receive money
     Open Application

     

    American Legion - Jack Murphy (Nursing)


     

     

    April 20th


     

     

    Awarded to a student in
    training for a degree in nursing, and a dependent of a veteran of the US  military branch. Must graduate in top  40% of class and have a C average in college courses.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    American Legion - Frank
     April 20th
     Family member that is a veteran.
    Open Application


     

    American Legion -
    Lillie Lois


     

     

    April 20th


     

     

    Two award given each year
    to a boy or girl who has attended a full session of Boys/Girls State or Cadet Patrol Academy. Must be a dependent of a veteran of US military branch.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    American Legion -- Erman Taylor


     

     

    April 20th


     

     

    Major in education, financial
     need, descendant of a veteran.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    American Legion -- Shane Voyles


     

     

    April 20th


     

     

    Based on the individuals financial need, participation in athletics, participation in school activities/clubs, volunteer work, exceptional leadership qualities, high moral standards and extreme patriotism; descendant of veteran


     

    .


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    American Legion -- Charles Bacon


     

     

    April 20th


     

     

    Descendant of a veteran or a member of the American Legion family,


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Avenue City


     

     

    March 15th


     

     

    For students who attended   Avenue City Elementary school. Must be active in school/community activities


     

     

    Open Application


     
     AXA Achievement  
     Dec 1st  
     Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities Online Application

     

    Bachman, Dena


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    Attended Lafayette as a junior and senior, 2.75 gpa or higher after 7 semesters.


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Brett Baltezor Memorial Scholarship
     March 30th
     A memorial scholarship in the name of Brett Baltezor. For any student who is seeking a fine art endeavor in college.  Does not require a major in music or drama, just participation in the fine arts during their college years.
     Open Application

     

    Barton, Elmer Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Student must be a graduating senior from a St. Joseph Public School, minimum GPA of 2.0,
    recommendation from current Industrial Technology Instructor and a commitment to the building trades. 


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Belcher (School Board Association)


     

     

    Nov 1st


     

     

    Each school district may choose one senior to enter the $1000 scholarship competition based on  academics, need, essay and extra-curricular activities. 


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    Best Buy Online


     

     

     Feb. 15th


     

     

    Demonstrate academic achievements, volunteer efforts and work experience


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    Blakley, Jim Memorial Scholarship


     

     

    April 1st


     

    Going into the field of education, 3.0 GPA or higher, lettered in either football, volleyball, basketball or track & served on student council.

     


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Brand, Alex  
     Students must share their involvement in school and community, have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and have been involved with Lafayette athletics.
     Open Application

     

    Brown, Ron


     

    Nov 1st
     Jan 9th

     

    Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, Black or African American and current high
    school seniors at the time of their application


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Burger King Scholarship


     

     

    February 1st


     

     

    High school seniors in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada in continuing their education. Not available on their website until November 15th.


     

     

    Online Application


     






     

    Calloway, Deverne


     

     

    April 25th


     

     

     Disadvantaged students.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Campbell, Hubert Charitable Trust


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Scholarship available to graduating high school senior interested in pursuing a career in engineering, medicine, mathematics education or science education. Must have a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale), have a minimum composite score of 26 on the ACT with a sub score of 25 or better in math and 25 or better in English.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Coca Cola


     

     Nov. 15
     

     

    Must be a high school student anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of  application; planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post secondary institution; carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school.


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    Coleman Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Rank in upper 5% of class, score at approx. 90th percentile (national norms) on ACT or SAT,  demonstrate financial need


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Collins, Earl (Kiwanis)


     
    Jan 15th
     

     

    Applicant must score at least 23 on the American College Test (ACT)  Achievement, Volunteerism, Honors, financial need.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Consolver Scholarship


     

     

    May 1st


     

     

    Preference for this award will be given to a student seeking a career in construction from either  Savannah High, or a St. Joseph school. Selection will be made by a committee made up of the Building & Trades Instructor, an Administrator, counselor and a member of the Consolver family or their designate


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Cooper, Jerre Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Awarded to student who is   planning a major in elementary education.


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Cotillion   2016-2017
     
     Nov 1st
     
    The Cotillion for Achievement is a Scholastic Benefit Organization formed for the purpose of recognizing and awarding collegiate/post secondary scholarships to outstanding high school seniors attending school in Andrew and Buchanan Counties. These scholarships are based on the student's achievements as well as extracurricular activities and community participation while exhibiting high moral and ethical standards. Twenty final candidates will be chosen from among the applicants with an equal number of males and females. From this group of finalists, one young man and one young woman will each receive a $1,800 scholarship. Each remaining finalist will receive a $700 scholarship. Open Application

     

    Daughters of the American   Revolution


     

     Feb. 15th
     

     

    Participating in  average of 3.0 or higher and has demonstrated the qualities of patriotism, leadership, and love of country. A citizen of the United States of America and a resident of Missouri.


     

     

    Open Website


     
    Daughters of the American Revolution    - St. Joseph  Dec. 15th    Local Version Open application
    Daughters of the American Revolution - JROTC
     Feb 1st
     Must be participating in JROTC, 3.0 or higher, demonstrated the qualities of patriotism, leadership, and love of country. A citizen of the U.S. and recommended by the JROTC unit commander.
     Open Application

     

    DECA Scholarships

     

     

    Jan. 20th


     

     

     15 different scholarships

    Don DeBolt, Finish Line, Applegate, KMart, Marrriott, Men's Warehouse, NAPA, NTHS, Otis Spunkmeyer, Publix, Safeway, Sears, TJ Maxx, Walgreens, Western Region


     

     

    Online Applications


     

     

    Delta Kappa Gamma


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    For a senior girl who is planning a major in education, graduating in the top 25% of class, has financial need and been involved in school and community activities


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Elks


     

     

    Dec. 14th


     

    Most Valuable Student - Community service, leadership, employment, financial need, US citizen.
     

     

    Go to website


     
     ESA Variety This is a website that shows several different scholarships for Missouri residents.  Qualifications are shown on the website, along with amounts.
     Go to Website
     Fairview Golf
     April 1  

    Eligibility:

    -Applicant must be a high school senior accepted into an accredited college/university

    -Must have a 2.5 GPA

    -Applicant must have played a minimum two years on a high school golf team

    -Applicant must demonstrate good moral character

    -Applicant must have 2 letters of recommendations from teachers, advisors, employers, minister

    -Applicant must submit a 250-word essay about how golf has influenced your life, explain your work ethic, the character traits that best describe you, and your college and career goals.

     
     Open Application
    Rylie Findley Golf April 1 The students eligible for assistance shall be graduating seniors of Lafayette High School participating on the golf team their senior year and completing the season who are intending to continue their education through a two or four year college and/or technical school. Online Application

     

    Firefighter's Auxiliary


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    This scholarship was  established to benefit the children, step-children and grandchildren of an auxiliary member, or member firefighter of the St. Joseph Firefighters Local #77 (active or retired), or an active Auxiliary member, themselves. $250 scholarship amount


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Fraternal Order of Police - Local Lodge 3
     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    Child or stepchild of an FOP member.


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Fraternal Order of Police - State Level
     April 1st
     Child or stepchild of an FOP member. Open Application

     

    Gates Millennium
      Scholarship


     

     

    January 11th


     

     

    The 2012 Gates Millennium   Scholars (GMS) scholarship application is now available. GMS will select 1,000 talented students to receive a good -through -graduation scholarship  to use at any college or  university of their choice.


     

     

     


     

    Online Application


     
     Elsie Goff  
     March 1  

    The scholarship recipient must: 1) Be a current senior at Lafayette High School the year of the award; 2) Attended Lafayette for at least 6 semesters; 3) Be in the upper ½ of the class in rank; 4) A student in financial need; 5) Have been admitted to an accredited college. The scholarship award will include a cash grant of no less than $100 depending on available funds.

     
     Open Application

     

    Grace (William & Ann) Scholarship


     

     

     Nov. 15th


     

     

    Financial need and academic achievement.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Hash, Georgie


     

     

     March 1st


     

     

     

    Involved with student
      assistance.


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Richard Hellerich   
     March 1st  

     

    Award must have attended LHS at least 6 semesters, and rank in the upper half of the senior class. It must be given to either an art student or a baseball player on a rotating basis

     
     Open Application

     

    Herzog Employee


     

     

    May 1st


     

     

    Full-time employee or the  spouse, son, daughter, grandson or granddaughter of a current full-time employee of a REMSA member company


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Hillyard Technical All Scholarships  
     March 30th     
     All Scholarships are describe on the attached application
     Open Application

     

    Hillyard Inc.


     

     

    April 15th


     

     

    100 hours of community
      service


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Hirsch, Florence


     

     

    March 18th


     

     

    Financial need


     

     

    Open Application - pdf

    Open Application - Word


     

     

    Horatio Alger


     

     

    Oct. 30th


     

     

    Demonstrated integrity and
     perseverance in overcoming adversity


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    Huff, Christopher Memorial


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    Involved in school activities, at least a 2.75 gpa


     

     

    Open Application
     

     

    HyVee


     

     

    Feb 1st


     

     

    HyVee employees


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    JCI Senate Foundation


     

     

    Jan 1st


     
     
     

    Student government


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    JROTC


     

     

    Feb 1st


     

     

    Member of JROTC


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Juneteenth  
     April 1

    1.      Applicant must complete and return the attached application by the deadline.

    2.      Applicant must type an essay and adhere to the guideline stated on the application.

    3.      Applicant must be an African-American Senior within the St. Joseph School District area schools.

    4.      High school applicant must matriculate at a postsecondary institution in August/September immediately following high school graduation.  College or postsecondary applicant must return to his/her previous institution or enroll at another postsecondary institution in the ensuing fall semester.  Failure to enroll at the designated time will automatically forfeit all consideration to the scholarship.

    5.      Successful applicant will be notified by the Scholarship Committee and mailed to applicant’s home address after the applicant has provided evidence of enrollment.

    6.      Awardees will represent as Mr. and Miss Juneteenth in the Juneteenth parade and must be available for appearance at Senior Night and the parade in order to receive scholarship as well.

     
     Open application
    Earl and Gladys King  
     March 1  

    The scholarship recipient must: 1) be a female of the graduating class; 2) have attended Lafayette for 5 semesters; 3) Rank in the upper ½ on the seventh semester rank; 4) have been admitted to an accredited college and declared the intention of pursuing a degree in women’s physical education. If we do not have a young lady interested in physical education, then the selection committee will review the seniors that plan to attend Missouri Western State University.

     
     Open Application

     

    King


     

     

    June 1st


     

     

    For senior who are planning   to attend college and are still in need of finances. Application is detailed and will require a copy of the last two years of parents and your own tax statements   Amounts range from $400 to $2500


     

     

    Open Application - pdf

    Open Application - Word


     

     

    Kirschner


     

     

    June 1st


     

     

    For students who plan a degree in ministry or desire to study for full-time Christian education,
    social work. Application will be
    available through Commerce Bank. 


     

     

    Open Application - pdf

     

     

     

    Knepper Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Established by Dr. Paul   Knepper in memory of his mother, Betty Knepper to a graduating senior of a public St. Joseph school who will be majoring in a medical field. Applicants must have a 20 ACT or higher, rank in the top 25% of their high school class


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Kohl's

     

     

    Marrch 15th

     
    Volunteering
     

    Online Application

     

     

    LEAP Accounting Scholarship


     

     

    February 28th


     

     

    The Educational Foundation of the Missouri Society of CPAs (MSCPA) provides scholarships so high-achieving students have the opportunity to pursue fulfilling careers as CPAs.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    LD Association


     

     

     March 30th


     

     

     LD Student


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Liebling Grant Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    This Trust is intended to assist graduates of such accredited St. Joseph Public High Schools for the purposes of financing and furthering their post-secondary education at accredited college, universities and vocational  schools. Financial need and will continue post   secondary ed at colleges, universities or tech schools may apply. Children of St. Joseph public or private
    school employees are not eligible


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Limle


     

     

     March 1st


     

     

    Established by Robert F.  Limle to recognize a graduating senior from LHS who desires to pursue a degree in the area of nursing


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Lions


     

     March 1st

     


     

     

    For Lafayette Students --- Submit a letter stating your intentions of why you believe you should receive this scholarship, list activities you have participated in during high school and where you plan to attend college, what major you will have.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Scott Marriott Memorial Scholarship
     April 30th
     Two $500 scholarships will be awarded.  One for a Lafayette football player and one for an education major.
     Open Application

     

    MASC/MSAE- Leadership


     

     

     


     

     

     Student Council leadership


     

     


     

     
     

     

    Masonic


     

     

    March 31st


     

     

    3.0 on an unweighted scale.  Available to students who show financial need. Does require an  essay and financial information


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    McGlothlan Trust
    Scholarship


     

     

    March 1st


     

     

    This Trust is founded by,  operated under the auspices of or closely related to some establishment church. Priority is directed to be given to residents of St. Joseph, Missouri only after all the requirements of qualified applicants residing in St. Joseph are satisfied. St. Joseph students who plan on pursuing a medical career, demonstrate financial need, and have a strong GPA and ACT score. Students attending MWSU will be given   preference. Children of St. Joseph public or private school employees, and children of US Bank employees are NOT   Eligible


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Coach Meinert Memorial Scholarship
     April 27th
     A senior that has maintained a 2.5 gpa, participated in at least one high school sponsored sport or sanctioned extra-curricular activity for a minimum of two years and who has demonstrated exceptional character and sportsmanship during his/her high school career.
     Open Application

     

    MFA Scholarship


     

     

    March 15th


     

     

     Financial need.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Midwest Artists


     

     

    April 14th


     

     

    The Midwest Artist association would like to invite area high school seniors to apply for the
    first annual Midwest Artists Senior Scholarship. All students entering the competition will be invited to exhibit examples of their work at the annual Art In The Park show in Civic Center Park June 10, 11, and 12. The winning 1st place artist will receive a $500 scholarship to the college of their choice.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Military Children Program


     

     

    February 22nd


     

     

    Scholarships for Military Children Program was created to recognize the contributions by military families to the readiness of the fighting force and celebrate the role of the commissary in the military community.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Missouri Bankers Foundation
    Scholarship


     

     

    March 25th


     

     

    The Missouri Bankers   Foundation solicits and manages investments and distributes funds to support continuing education for Missouri bankers and those preparing for a career in the banking industry. All contributions are deductible as allowed by law.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Missouri Conservation


     

     

    February 1st


     

     

    The applicant must have a   current and a cumulative minimum grade point average of 2.5 to be eligible for the scholarship. The applicant must submit a transcript along with the application. The applicant must submit a 50 word essay telling why they would like the scholarship.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Missouri S&T
    Chancellors


     

     

    Nov 1st


     

     

    You must take the ACT (or  SAT) test by Oct. 22, and receive a score of 30 or better


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Missouri Sheriffs' Association
    Dennis Scholarship


     

     

     January 21st


     

     

    Applicants must be in good   standing with his/her school must have a good reference from his/her school counselor. Applicants need to demonstrate financial nee, applicants are   required to have a 2.0 GPA or greater, applicants should be active in extra-curricular activities


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Missouri Western Automatic Scholarships


     

     

    March 1st


     

     

    Must complete application online and print off one stop page showing application completed.


     

     

    Apply to MWSU


     

     

    Missouri Western Golden Griffin


     

     

    February 1st


     

     

    A composite ACT score of 27  or above; ranking in the top 10% of the high school class or an overall GPA of  3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) for all high school coursework; and evidence of involvement in extracurricular activities and community service


     

     

    Apply online


     

     

    Missouri Western Sunrise Optimist


     

     

    March 31st


     

     

    Scholarship, leadership,
    academics, financial need.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    MNEA
    Feb 1  
    Student majoring in education, top 20% of your class and if 18 must be a registered voter.
    Open Application

     

    Morgan (JROTC)


     

     

    April 13th


     

     

    The scholarship is open to all students with a 3.0 or better GPA. Applicants are required to write a   one-page essay. JROTC.


     

     

    Open Application


     
     Morgan, William D.  
     March 1st
     

    This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating St. Joseph School District student to attend a

    college or university of his/her choice. The scholarship is open to all students with a 3.0 or better GPA.

    Applicants are required to write a one-page essay. To apply for this scholarship, complete the application

    form and attach a one-page essay about your most significant accomplishment and how that relates to

    your career plans.

     Open Application

     

    MSPE Northwest Chapter  (Engineering)


     

     

    January 31st


     

     

    This scholarship is provided for graduating high school seniors who have an interest in engineering.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    MU Alumni


     

     

    Dec. 1st


     

     

    Rank in upper 25% of class


     

     

    Online Application


     

     

    MU Automatic Scholarships


     

     

    Dec. 1st


     

     

    Must fill out and print out online application to turn in to us.


     
    Online application
     

     

    North American Savings Bank


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    We are offering a scholarship to a High School senior who meets the following guidelines. This student should be a promising student who otherwise would not be able to afford a college education, but has the desire and potential to better himself/herself.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Dr. Robert Newhart April 20th 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or above, at least a 22 on the ACT, attending an accredited college or university, not already receiving a significant amount of scholarships. Must write a 250 word essay. Open Application

     

    Northend Association


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    Involved in school activities, at least a 3.0 gpa, going into business


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Northwest Financial Women
     March 1st     

    To be eligible for the scholarship, interested applicants must meet the following requirements:

     ·         Must be a female;

    ·         Must be a graduating high school senior;

    ·         Must attend school or live within the Missouri counties of Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Livingston, Nodaway, Platte, or Worth;

    ·         Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

    ·         The application must be free of spelling/grammatical errors;

    ·         Must plan on attending an accredited school or university;

    ·         Must plan to obtain a business or finance degree.

    Applicants must complete the application and submit it along with a copy of their transcript and a letter of recommendation from a mentor/professional with a good knowledge of the applicant’s character.  The scholarship funds will be awarded directly to the recipient’s school or university.  Should the recipient fail to attend an accredited school or university, they will forfeit the scholarship money.

     Open Application

     

    Noyes Home


     

     

    March 1st


     

     

    18 weeks of residency at
     Noyes Home.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Parley Nursing


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    Member of a veteran's family, pursuing a degree in nursing.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Paul Memorial Trust Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    For seniors who plan a degree in the medical field, this includes, physical therapy, medicine, nursing, chiropractic, radiology, etc. It is renewable for four years. Your parents may not be employees of US BANK or school district


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    PEO


     

     

     Nov. 30th


     

     

    Exhibits excellence in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, academics and potential for future success. Minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0

     


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Phi Delta Kappa


     

     

     Feb 20th


     

     

    Based on ACT score, class rank, one letter of recommendation, and three 100 word essays. Future
    Educators


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Portman, Pat - Memorial


     

     

    March 1st


     


     

    Participated in at least one high school sponsored sport per academic year and who has demonstrated good citizenship during his/her high school career


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Professional Nursing


     

     

     


     

     

    ACT of 20 and a 3.0 gpa,
    pursuing nursing.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    PTA Character and Spiritual Leader


     

     

    May 7th


     

     

    The St. Joseph PTA Council   established this scholarship. The amount of this scholarship is $500.00. This scholarship is for a one-year term to the student. You must be a graduating senior in SJSD, member of your high school PTSA for 2014-15, have a 2.0 GPA,
    and have one letter of recommendation from a school personality (teacher, principal, counselor. If you receive this scholarship, you must attend
    bi-monthly meetings of the St. Joseph PTA Council and Founder's Day Dinner and be prepared with a "motivational thought" at these meetings.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    PTSA


     

     

     Feb 1st


     

     

    For students who are members of PTSA, who show financial need and have been active in Lafayette
     activities. $100 award. Must have been a member for two years.


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Rotary #32


     

     

    April 1st


     

     

    One student from each high school chosen to receive a $1000 scholarship to be used at a Missouri college/university. Students should
    demonstrate financial need and academic performance


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    SAE Engineering


     

     

    January 15th


     

     

    Through generous contributions from various individuals, corporations and universities, SAE International is proud to award scholarship money to both undergraduate and graduate
    engineering students. SAE scholarships assist in developing the future  engineering workforce by helping students achieve their dreams of becoming an  engineer.


     

     

    Online
    Application


     

     

    Saint Joseph Soccer


     

     

    June 15th


     

     

    Been a member of the youth
    soccer program for a minimum of 5 years and be participating in the soccer program through playing, coaching, refereeing, etc.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Scholar/Athlete Scholarship
     April 1st
     The Scholar/Athlete award is based on participation in sports, honors received in those sports as well as academic honors received in the classroom.
     Open Application

     

    Scottish Rite


     

     

     March 1st


     

     

    Students must plan to attend college in MO, have at least 
    3.0 GPA. The awards are in the amount up to $1600.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Dr. Melody Smith Scholarship
    March 1st

     

    Scholarship application on a form provided by the Foundation

    Transcript

    Tier 1 High school attendance percentage (no less than 94% with preference given to 96% and higher/Tier 2 Evidence of public education employment

    Essay of intent for program including community involvement, personal attributes and how those attributes will apply to teaching (Tier 1) or administration (Tier 2) and your goals and timeline for completion.

    Open Application

     

    Soil & Water
    Conservation Society Scholarship


     

     

    February 12th


     

     

     The Soil and Water Conservation Society has three opportunities at the international level for  scholarships.  Many other opportunities for scholarships are available through individual chapters and information for those scholarships can be found on the individual chapter websites.


     

     

    Online
    Application


     

     

    Stark, Doris


     

     

    March 1st


     

     

    Degree in music, 2.75 gpa
    minimum


     

     

    Open Application


     

     

    Steven, Cecile Scholarship 2016


     

     

    March 15th


     

     

    A trust fund set up to assist students who have financial need. 
    Any senior can apply and the scholarship (up to $3000 yearly) is
    renewable for 4 years of college. 
    (Exact same application as KING/Cotillion


     

     

    Open Application - pdf

    Open Application - Word
     

     

    Steffen Memorial


     

     

    March 15th


     

     

    Above a 3.0 GPA and lots of community or school service. An essay is required.


     

     

    Open Application


     
    Sunrise Optimist  
     March 31st  
    Open to all graduating seniors in Andrew and Buchanan counties.  To be used at MWSU.  Three Letters of recommendation are most important. 

    The grant is for a total of $1,000.00, split into two payments of $500.00. A copy of final grades for the first semester must be submitted before the second semester amount is given. 

     Open Application
     Bill Tarpley  
     

    The students eligible shall be a graduating senior of the St. Joseph School District who is especially disadvantaged or has a disabling condition.

    The student should have a reasonable chance of success at the post-secondary school.

     The student must have some financial need.

    The scholarship is selected by a building administrator, counselor, Mr. Milton Day, and Mr. Drake Tarpley or family member.

    One scholarship will be awarded for each of the public High Schools. Scholarships will be awarded on a one-time basis and disbursed in August.

    Open Application
    Natalie Thompson-Clizer  
     April 1st  
     To assist ANDREW COUNTY residents in financial need.
     Open Application

     

    Tip Top Tux


     

     

     May 1st


     

     

    No specific requirements.


     

     Open Application


     

     

    University of Missouri Kansas Competitive Scholarships


     

     

    Dec. 1st 


     

    Curators' Scholar Award

    Chancellor's Scholar Award

    UMKC Undergraduate Award

    Metro Kansas City, MO High School Award

    Bright Flight

    Chancellor's Minority Non-Resident Award


     

     


     

     

    Online
    Applications


     

     

    US Bank Scholarship


     

     

    March 31st


     

     

    High school seniors planning to enroll or a current college freshmen, sophomore or junior at an eligible four-year college or university participating in the U.S. Bank No Fee Education Loan Program.


     

     

    OnlineApplication


     

     

    Varner Scholarship


     

     

    March 21st


     

     

    Recipients will be St. Joseph students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher and ACT of at least  20. Student must show some financial need. 


     

     


    Open Application


     

     

    Wal-Mart Associate
      Scholarship


     

     

    March 1st


     

     

    Administered by the Walmart
    Foundation, the Walton Family Foundation Scholarship is a $13,000 scholarship paid out over four years. Applications must be dependents of Walmart and
    Sam's Club associates, have at least a 22 ACT score and prove financial need.


     

     

    Online
    Application


     
     JC Warren           
     March 1st
     2.5 GPA, preference given to a student going into a vocational field.
     Open Application
     
     

    Wendy's Heisman


     

     

    Oct. 1st


     
    If you’ve maintained at least a B average, if you participate in at least one sport, if you are a leader in your community and role model at your school, and have met our student eligibility requirements, then you’ve got what it takes to be a Wendy’s High School Heisman 
     

    Online
    Application


     
        

     

    Westlake Scholarship


     

     

     Feb. 1st


     

     

    Student should rank in top
    10% of senior class and demonstrate significant financial need. Students must display strong character and be actively involved with the school and community


     

     

    Online Application


     
    Wheeler Memorial     
    Mar 1  
     A graduating senior with an interest in art or gardening.
     Open Application

     

    Wire Rope


     

     

     Jan 31st


     

     

     Parent working at Wire Rope.

    • SC&RA member company employees, working full or part time (average of at least 20 hours per week)
    • Spouses, children/stepchildren, or grandchildren of employees
    • Full or part time students

     

     

    Open
    Application


     
     Pat Zuchowski  
     March 1  
    This memorial scholarship is designed for a student who participated in business and who have at least a 2.75 GPA at the end of the 7th semester.