PLEASE NOTE: Not all scholarships are for the current school year. The current scholarships have a due date in ORANGE. The scholarships with a due date in PURPLE are the previous year’s scholarships, but will possibly be offered again. They are left on the website so students can see what will possibly be offered. Click the title of the scholarship to download the application or go to the external website for the scholarship. The listed ones at the bottom of the page are national scholarships. We are trying to focus more on state and local, yet want to give you the opportunity to explore.
February 5, 2021
DS&O Electric Cooperative, Inc. (“DS&O”) will award TEN $1,000 scholarships to its members or their dependents pursing higher education in Kansas. There will be two scholarship awarded for each of the three cooperatives districts, one at-large selection and one for a student entering or continuing education at a lineman school. Recipient Requirements: Current high school seniors – must register as a full-time student for the upcoming fall semester and provide proof of such in order for DS&O to pay the funds to the school. Current college students – must have a transcript showing a minimum of 12 hours of course-work completed to-date. Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or 80% on a 100% scale.
February 3, 2021
UMB Bank has established a scholarship program to assist graduating high school seniors from designated high schools in Dickinson, Ottawa and Saline counties in Kansas who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice. Award Amounts: If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award. Up to fifteen (15) awards will be granted. Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Selection of Recipients: Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.
February 20, 2021
DAR BUSINESS & DAR NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to adults who are entering or returning to complete a bachelors degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Computer Sciences or other Business Related Fields. The Abilene Chapter DAR Business scholarship is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of dependability, leadership, service and patriotism to women who want to return to college. These scholarships will be awarded to Dickinson County residents.
DAR Business Application
The Abilene Chapter DAR Nursing scholarship is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of dependability, leadership, service and patriotism to nursing students (or other medically related field) who are currently enrolled in a nursing or medically related program. The scholarship will be awarded to a Dickinson County resident.
DAR Nursing Application
|Due||Scholarship & Link||Who|
|2/1/21||Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarships(multiple)||Varies|
|2/1/22||Rural Voices Youth Contest||HS Sr|
|2/7/22||Legacy Award, Elks National Foundation||HS Sr|
|2/5/21||DS&O Youth Tour||HS Jr|
|2/15/21||Ellis Foundation Community Scholarship (let counselors know if interested)||HS Sr|
|2/15/22||Greater Salina Community Foundation Scholarships||Varies|
|2/15/21||Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship||HS Sr Col Stu|
|2/15||Kansas American Legion Scholarships (Multiple scholarships)||HS Sr Alumni|
|2/15||Washburn University Glatt Scholarship||HS Sr|
|2/18/22||Pittsburg State University Music Scholarship Auditions||HS Sr|