Scholarships and Opportunities

September 27, 2017

A few new things - check it out today and every Friday!

NEW

Wichita Electrical Training Center Joint Apprenticeship Program

If you are interested in becoming an electrician, you might want to check out this opportunity

Applications are taken year-round

Mrs. Neuschafer has some information about this or you can visit www.wejatc.org or call (316) 264-9231 to learn more.



NEW

Washburn University Ichabod Days

If you are interested in attending Washburn, check out their Senior Ichabod Days!

Friday, Oct. 6; Friday, Nov. 3; Friday, Dec. 1;

Friday, Jan. 26

RSVP soon at www.washburn.edu/ichaboddays.


NEW

Washburn University Garvey Scholarship program

Amounts range from $500-$2,000

If you are interested in attending Washburn and have a 3.25 or higher GPA, check out this exam-based scholarship program.

Scholarship exams are on Saturdays through the fall.

Register for the Exam at www.washburn.edu/garvey or see Mrs. Neuschafer for more information.


NEW

KU Hixon Opportunity Award

10, $21,000 scholarships

Scholarships for KU that are specific for students facing significant personal and financial challenges.

Deadline to apply is January 5, 2018.

See Mrs. Neuschafer for more information or visit www.admissions.ku.edu/tuition-scholarship/freshman


NEW

KU Cleland Award

One, renewable $7,500 scholarship

KU scholarship for students who have experienced discrimination, bullying, over violence based on the believe, real or perceived, that said students are GLBT or for students who have exhibited support for GLBP persons.

Deadline to apply is January 5, 2018.

See Mrs. Neuschafer for more information or visit www.admissions.ku.edu/tuition-scholarship/freshman


Kansas Buffalo Association Scholarship

One, $1,000 scholarship

Any senior who is involved in raising bison AND/OR is planning to pursue a career in an ag-related field

Application, essay, and supporting documents are due by October 15

Mrs. Neuschafer has a copy of the application or you can go their website at www.kansasbuffalo.org/news.cfm?id=7


Wichita State Scholarships

Variety of scholarships for a variety of academic majors

If you are considering Wichita State, you should check out their scholarship competitions.

For ALL their scholarships: You must apply to WSU by October 15, AND complete the scholarship application by November 1

Mrs. Neuschafer has some pamphlets or apply and see more information at Wichita.edu/scholarshipcompetitions


KState Engineering Scholars Day

Seniors who have a 3.6 GPA, an ACT score of 28 or higher, and who are interested in attending KState and majoring in Engineering.

October 24, 2017. MUST REGISTER BY OCTOBER 10.

Go to http://www.engg.k-state.edu/scholars-day to register and see the full agenda.


FHSU Leadership Studies Shadow Day

Any student interested in attending FHSU and majoring or minoring in Leadership Studies

Three opportunities: Thursday, Oct. 19

Wednesday, Nov. 1

Thursday, Nov. 2

MUST RSVP soon! Only 15 students accepted per day and parents can attend, also. www.fhsu.edu/leadership. Registration will close October 12. See Mrs. Neuschafer if you need more information.


Hutchinson Community College Senior Day

Any senior interested in potentially attending Hutch CC

October 27, 2017

Pre-Registration is required so go visit: www.hutchcc.edu/recruit and get registered to attend.


KState Scholarships

Variety of scholarships for a variety of majors and interests

If you are considering KState, you need to be paying attention to their priority deadlines!

November 1 is their scholarship priority deadline!

http://www.k-state.edu/admissions/finaid/scholarships.html is the link for more information about scholarships and to apply.


State Masonic Public School Essay Contest

Range from $500-$4,000

Any public high school junior or senior who plans to attend a Kansas Tax-supported post-secondary program

Essays are due to the LOCAL Lodge on or before Nov. 1, 2017

Mrs. Neuschafer has the essay topic and application. For a fillable PDF, go to www.kansasmasonic.foundation/program/kansas-masonic-foundation-scholarships


KState Five-year Master’s Degree Program for High School Graduates

Interested in pursuing a career in Architecture, Interior Architecture & Project Design, Landscape Architecture, or Regional & Community Planning? Go visit KState and learn about their 5 year Master’s Degree program!

Three career exploration days through this year. The one closest to us is: Thursday, November 2, 6:00 PM in Wichita

RSVP to (785) 532-5047 or email myapd@k-state.edu or visit apdesign.k-state.edu/future-students/visit/career-exploration/


Cowley College Scholarships

Variety of scholarships based on GPA

Seniors interested in attending Cowley College.

November 3 is my deadline to submit names

If you are planning to attend Cowley College, see Mrs. Neuschafer ASAP.


Fort Hays State University Scholarships

Variety of scholarships

Seniors interested in attending FHSU

November 15 is a priority deadline with February 15 being the final deadline.

Apply at www.fhsu.edu/finaid or see Mrs. Neuschafer for more information.


Bethany College Presidential Scholarship

Plan to attend Bethany College? Contact an admissions counselor and sign up for one of the Presidential Scholarship Celebration days to be given a chance to compete for this scholarship.

December 1, 2017 OR

February 17, 2018

www.bethanylb.edu or call 1-800-826-2281 for more information or to see if you qualify.


WACE National Co-Op Scholarship Program

160 merit-based scholarships

If you have a 3.5 GPA and plan to attend any of the following colleges, you may qualify: Clarkson Univ, Drexel Univ, Merrimack Univ, Rochester Institute of Technology, SUNY-Oswego, Univ of Toledo, Univ of Cincinatti, Univ of Massachusetts Lowell, Wentworth Institute of Technolgy.

Application must be postmarked by February 18, 2018.

Visit http://waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html or contact Marty Ford at marty_ford@uml.edu.


Garden City CC Scholarships

Any seniors interested in attending GCCC. GCCC offers a variety of institutional scholarships with one application!

March 1, 2018 is the priority deadline.

The link to apply is www.gcccks.edu/admission/tuitionandfees/finaid/scholarships/apply/. There is a place on the application to list specific scholarships and that list is hyperlinked to the application OR Mrs. Neuschafer has it printed off in her office! J


Victory Electric Cooperative Lightner Community Spirit Scholarship

10, $1,000 scholarships

Seniors who are active members or dependents of active members in good standing with Victory Electric Co-op may apply.

Applications must be received by Victory Electric by March 1, 2018.

See Mrs. Neuschafer for an application or access a fillable PDF at www.victoryelectric.net/content/scholarships


Barton CC Scholarships

Variety of scholarships!

Any seniors interested in attending BCCC.

March 15, 2018 is priority deadline

Visit www.gobarton.com/financialaid for more information and forms or see Mrs. Neuschafer if you need help!


Dodge City CC Scholarships

Variety of scholarships!

Any seniors interested in attending DCCC. DCCC offers a variety of institutional scholarships with one application!

April 30, 2018 is the deadline but don’t wait!

Mrs. Neuschafer has lots of paper copies. It doesn’t appear to be linked on the DC3 website yet.


Midwest Student Exchange Program

Students who plan to attend college out of state might be interested in this program

No deadline

Check out this cool website to see if any colleges you are interested in offer in state tuition to Kansas students! http://msep.mhec.org/