Scholarship Update (January 11, 2016)
After January 1st, you may fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov This is what you will fill out for grants and loans. See the financial aid folder for more information. Please make sure you are on the FAFSA . gov site. You DO NOT have to pay any money to fill out the FAFSA.
The priority financial aid deadline for Washburn is February 15th. The priority financial aid deadline for KSU and KU is March 1st. The priority deadline for Cloud County is March 15th. Check with the school you are planning on attending to find out their priority deadline. If you need help or have questions about filling out the FAFSA, please give me a call or stop by. I would be happy to help.
*Buick Achievers Scholarship for students who plan to major in science, technology, engineering, math, business administration, finance, marketing or design and are interested in a career in the automotive or related industries. Apply online at www.buickachievers.com Deadline – February 29, 2016
*The KACRAO Scholarship for students with a least a 3.25 g.p.a. and at least an ACT of 22. Apply online at https://kacrao.memberclicks.net/kacrao-scholarship Deadline – March 1, 2016
*American Legion Scholarships for students whose parents are members of the American Legion http://www.ksamlegion.org/page/content/programs/scholarships Deadline - February 15, 2016
*John and Geraldine Hobble LPN Scholarship for students going into nursing at an accredited Kansas school which awards a diploma for LPN. http://www.ksamlegion.org/page/content/programs/scholarships Deadline – February 15, 2016.
*Pony Express Scholarship essay contest for those students wanting to write an essay on the following topic: “Describe William Russell’s role in the development and operation of the Pony Express.”
Deadline – March 15, 2016
* CWDAK Scholarship for students with a g.p.a. of 3.0 or higher and who plan on attending a Kansas school and majoring in agriculture or plant science. Apply online at www.cwdak.org & click on the Scholarship Application tab. Deadline – February 1, 2016
*Southeast Community College Educational Foundation Scholarship for students planning on attending SCC. Apply online at www.southeast.edu Deadline – February 22, 2016
*KU Hixson Opportunity Award for those students who are planning on attending KU and who have faced significant personal and/or financial hardship http://affordability.ku.edu/scholarships/hixson Deadline - February 1, 2016
*KCAED Scholarship for those students pursuing a degree in diesel mechanics or heavy equipment repair. Deadline – March 1, 2016
*Kansas Society of CPA’s Scholarship for those students interested in majoring in accounting. Deadline – March 11, 2016
*BBB Student of Integrity Awards for high school seniors. Deadline March 6, 2016
*The Seneca Janes Community Service Scholarship for students who demonstrate skills and involvement in community service. Deadline April 27, 2016
*Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association Scholarship for those students planning on majoring in crop science, agronomy, ag engineering, or professional ag-chemical application. Apply online at www.ksagretailers.org Deadline March 2, 2016
*Kansas Grain and Feed Association Scholarships – Apply online at www.ksgrainandfeed.org Deadline March 2, 2016
*Kansas 4-H Scholarship for students active in 4-H. Apply online www.kansas4-h.org/resources/4-h-library/awards-and-recognition/scholarships.html Deadline – Check with the Seneca 4-H office for the deadline date (must be turned into the Seneca 4-H office by the deadline)
*The Kansas Junior Golf Scholarship for seniors who have participated in high school golf. Apply on-line at www.kansasgolf.org/foundation/scholarships Deadline – March 25, 2016
*The Herb Clutter Memorial Scholarship for seniors who are planning on majoring in an ag related career. Apply on-line at www.kswheat.com/producers/500-herb-clutter-scholarship Deadline – February 26, 2016
*The KADPF scholarship for those students whose parents are custodians. Apply online at http://kadpf.org/index.html Deadline – February 15, 2016
*The KMCA scholarship for students going into a transportation related career. Apply online at www.kmcafoundation.org Deadline April 1, 2016
*Playing with Purpose Scholarship for varsity level athletes who have a 2.0 g.p.a. and above and who are a “committed follower of Jesus Christ” Apply online at www.playingwithpurpose.org Deadline - February 1, 2016