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The Perry Sharp Memorial Scholarship is in honor of Perry Sharp, who was a dedicated athlete, business owner and college basketball official that lived in our our community for 17 years. He was very involved in Blue Jay athletics.
To learn more about this scholarship and its requirements go to:
Applicants must be eithe a son or a daughter of any rank of the military (active duty, retired, or deceased) in the greater Fort Riley area. Applications and supporting documents must be postmarked no later than March 15, 2019
FT. RILEY COMBINED Scholarship.docx
1. GO TO www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm
2. Click on APPLY NOW
3. Read carefully.
4. When completed, print the application for your records (if it allows), then submit the application on line.
5. The local Elk's Lodge will award a $1,000; $500 and $250 scholarship. The application will be submitted at the national level and sent back to the local level for their selection.
6. Check out the other scholarship opportunities on the page where you enter the application under SCHOLARSHIPS.
There are four scholarships available based on the student's university – Wichita State University, Kansas State University, University of Kansas or any other Kansas accredited universities or colleges. Applications below as attachments.
Scholarship Requirements Overview
500 words or less/ double spaced/ 8 1/2 x 11 paper
Topic - "Personal responsibilities of a good citizen."
APPLY ANYTIME, NO DEADLINE
MILITARY ONLY - This scholarship is for military students of active duty Service Members stationed at one of 7 military installations, which Ft. Riley is included. Applicants do not have to live in Corvias Group housing to be eligible.
Dependent, unmarried children under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military may apply.
Completed applications must be submitted online.
This scholarship is supported by the Defense Commissary Fund. It is intended to support a scholarship at every military installation that has a commissary, which includes Fort Riley.
This scholarship application and requirements can be found at http://www.militaryscholar.org/legacy/index.html, click on Heroes Legacy Scholarships.
For children of the United States Marine Corp. OR Navy
Military connected femle students who are seniors, whose parent is a career commissioned officer in the United States military-active duty, retired or deceased while on active duty Average scholarship is $4,000, renewable for four years. Selection is based on academic excellence and need.
The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program offers scholarships based solely on financial need as evidenced by the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) reported on the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Student must be pursuing their first undergraduate degree and be enrolled full time as an undergraduate student for the entire academic year at a school accredited by the U.S. Department of Education. (Because financial need is already met, students attending service academies are not eligible.)Student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scaleStudent must be a dependent of a Soldier on federal active duty, a retired Soldier, or a deceased active or deceased retired Soldier
To be a dependent, the student must: Be under the age of 23 (Eligibility ends at the end of the semester/term in which the student reaches their 23rd birthday. Example – turning 23 in December would mean the scholarship would be awarded for fall term ONLY.)
Be registered in DEERS
Remain unmarried for the entire academic year
Not be a member of the National Guard, Reserves, or other military branch
Common application for several scholarship awards between $500 and $2,000. Essay required. Renewable for 4 years by application. For application, other requirements and instruction go to
Applicants must have Dependent status*. Applicants also must be the child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a TREA member in good standing, or a deceased TREA who was in good standing at the time of his/her demise.
Applicants must be a graduating High School Senior, High School graduate, or be currently enrolled in a College, University, or Vocation/Technical School as a full time student. The applicant must have a parent or grandparent who is currently a member in good standing of TREA: The Enlisted Association National Auxiliary, or who was a TREA Auxiliary member in good standing at the time of their demise.
For a graduating high school senior who is a citizen of the United States and whose sponsor, parent or legal guardian is a U.S. Army Engineer (active duty, retired or deceased) or current Department of the Army employee of the United States Army Corp of Engineers. Open to students in all fields of study- college, university, technical or vocational. Awards are based on academics and extra-curricular achievement during high school.
For a graduating high school senior who is a citizen of the United States and whose sponsor, parent or legal guardian is a U.S. Army Engineer (active duty, retired or deceased) or current Department of the Army employee of the United States Army who plans to enroll in a program leading to a nursing degree or certification. This award is renewable based on the student’s GPA and maintaining a full-time enrollment in a nursing program.
U.S. citizen, 1500 SAT/21 ACT, 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, financial need, major in science or engineering, must work for the CIA after graduation Amount: Up to $18,000 for books, tuition and fees
Applications open April 1
Visit www.cia.gov (click on "Careers" then "Student Opportunities")
Seniors must have cumulative GPA of 2.5 To Apply go to
Seniors planning to attend a four year college, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above, SAT 1200 or ACT 26 and above, demonstrate financial need Due dates vary- visit page at
15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area, random drawing of all completed applications for one $4,000 scholarship, two $1,000 scholarships, ten $500 scholarships
Students interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.
Students interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Application and essay.
Write a 400-500 word essay describing how the lessons you have learned through playing sports have positively impacted you as you pursue your college education.
Email your essay and other required information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information and instructions follow this link http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm
This organization is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing artistic excellence in the visual, literary and performing arts (including cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing). Amounts: by categories up to $5,000
Eligibility for application is limited exclusively to men and women entering their senior year of high school who have at least a 3.0 GPA and participate in at least one of the 27 sports officially sanctioned by the National Federation of State High Schools. Must have achieved excellence in academics, athletics, and community/school involvement. One male and one female will be chosen from each school. Amount: $10-$500 Wendy’s gift cards; Monetary awards to winners high school
U.S. citizen, high school senior, for students who have overcome major obstacles in their life, have a commitment to use their college degree in service to others, demonstrate financial need Amount: Up to $20,000
Full, merit-based scholarships for eligible high school students to learn less commonly taught languages in summer and academic year overseas immersion programs. Amount: Expenses associated with program.
High school seniors, selection criteria includes character, personal merit, ethnic and economic background, persue a degree from an accredited university. Amount: $10,000-$20,000.
For guidelines and application http://www.beautyschoolsdirectory.com/cosmetology-school-scholarships.php
Apply at http://spirit.prudential.com
SAT-1600, ACT-25, High school GPA 3.0 or higher, demonstrate leadership abilities, U.S. citizen, must work for National Security Agency after graduation. Must major in computer or electrical engineering, computer science, mathematics or intelligence analysis Amount: Tuition, books, fees.
Senior with an aptitude for math and science, passion for technology, a vision for success and the passion and leadership to get there, go to http://www.engr.ku.edu/self/prospective/
Scholarship based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities and community service.
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Winners will be selected based upon two criteria: successful accomplishment of essay subject matter and individual student needs. Scholarship awardees will be expected to permit Coffee Serv Inc. to publish their winning essay on CoffeeForLess.com. Awardees will also be required to compose and publish a follow up blog posting on CoffeeForLess.com with a photograph of themselves and an update on how the scholarship has helped them accomplish their goalsApplicant Essays are to be submitted to CoffeeForLess.com via email to: Info@CoffeeForLess.co
Spring deadline, 1/31/2019
Currently enrolled or expected to be enrolled in a degree program by September 2019, must have a 3.0 GPA or higher, essay
Applications are found at:
Two – $500 scholarships are available to students ( U.S.citizens) who have shown dedication and passion for bullying prevention efforts in their school or community. Applications must be submitted online at www.ibpaworld.org and are accepted year-round. Winners will be notified in July, checks are mailed in August.
Available every month; deadline is the 30th of each month$1,000 scholarship opportunity; 300 word essay on topic of the month go to link for more information-
Identify a piece of gear or equipment currently used in a sport and describe how to improve it: $1,000 award; 500-1000 words
Graduating senior who owns and operates his/her own small business, must attend 2 or 4 yr. university, college or vocational/technical institute. Scholarships are valued between $1,000 and $10,000.
Apply on line at http://www.NFIB.com/YEA
Awards range from $5,000-$20,000 per year. To qualify
30+ Scholarships for Kansas residents to apply and you can apply for an unlimited number of those that fit your educational criteria. $5 cost for each scholarship application you submit; costs nothing to look
VARIOUS DUE DATES
For more information and to view the enitre list available to Kansas residents go to
3 different applications at this site for any Kansas high school senior or recent high school graduate interested in pursuing an associate degree as a lineman, female lineman or power plant operator. For more information and application go to
VARIOUS DUE DATES begininng Feb. 15
Applicants must be majoring in either education or business and enrolled in a minimum of nine semester hours (at least half-time). Enrollment must be in an accredited post-secondary educational facility within the state of Kansas.
To be eligible, you must be a high school senior in Kansas or Missouri (school year 2017/2018); have a grade point average (GPA) of 2.8 or higher (4.0 scale); attend a 4-year university in the Fall 2018; and be of good character and standing with their school.
KANSAS JUNIOR GOLF SCHOLARSHIP – 5 scholarships available to students who participated in high school golf or junior golf activities in Kansas., including high school golf. Awards are based on academic performance, leadership, a written essay and financial need. The scholarship is $1,500 per year, renewable for 4 years. Applicant must attend a Kansas college or community college. Details and application are available at http://www.kansasgolf.org/foundation/scholarships/
application link http://www.kansasgolf.org/foundation/scholarships/
All Kansans pursuing a degree or certificate in health care are encourged to apply for the annual "Encouraging Excellence" scholarships. KHERF partners with the Kansas Association of Health Care Executives, the Kansas Hospital Human Resources' Association, and the Kansas Chapter of HIMSS to provide 25 individual scholarships in various health care disciplines. This is a competitive scholarship program. For more information go to
Designed to encourage individuals to pursue a degree in Environmental Science or a related field. A graduating senior from an approved Kansas school who will be attending a technical college, community college or a four-year private or public college or university.
First priority in awarding will be given to individuals who:
For more information visit:
Nov.1-30 Three entries maximum; each entry must include at least one person age 65 or older; One $350, One $200, One $150, Seven $50 awards
Visit http://www.kumc.edu/landon-center-on-aging.html under Community Outreach Programs on the right
Must be a resident of the state of KS and qualify for in-state tuition
Must have cum, unweighted GPA of 3.0+
Admitted and enroll as a full-time student in Fall of 2019 at Emporia State, Fort Hays State or Wichita State
4-year scholarship -tuition & fees, books & supplies, room & board
Application is open October 8
Male, planning to attend K-State-Manhattan
Motivated for personal success, interested in studying the principles of leadership
1-$1000 Award; 2- $500 Awards
For application https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSenXK73bLfWm3krXe1i64CR4KiO0IIi9eQTtgbWKrShALYkAA/viewform
For students who would not be able to attend KU because of significant personal challenges and financial hardships. Must be a resident of Kansas. Award is $5,000 for up to 4 years.
More information - http://affordability.ku.edu/scholarships/hixson
Application available at ku.academicworks.com
Loss of parent to cancer before age 22; interest in education, arts, math, science or the environment; indicate financial need; service invovlement in community, church or other non-curricular activity; $1000 award renewable for 4 years
For more information go to
Due no later than 1/10/2019
This scholarship contest is open to all students in our area who will be in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of post-secondary education in the coming year. 550 word (max) essay
Applications are available online at https://www.mensafoundation.org/foundation/?LinkServID=B6AAB0C0-E081-4C23-C4B1342278718DA2&grp=640&part=y
These scholarships are available only to graduating seniors of non-educational support staff to include transportation, buildings and grounds and food service, who wish to continue their education at the college level. Students must be residents of Kansas, graduate from a Kansas High School, and plan to attend a Kansas College.
For more information and application go to
This is a comprehensive program focusing on first-generation students interested in attending Kansas State University. Selected students receive personalized support, development and leadership opportunities, and an annual award of $5,000, which is renewable for a total award of $20,000 over 4 years.
The application and information regarding the application process is listed under “Apply” on the left hand side at
Brief paragraph on your experience in grain and feed industry
Brief paragraph on why you would be a good candidate for this scholarship
KANSAS GRAIN AND FEED ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP.pdf
Several different scholarship applications for a variety of interests, including eagle scouts, music, nursing and shooting sports. Parents must be members of the Kansas American Legion or Legion Auxiliary.
Various due dates beginning March 1.
For more information and applications
1. General scholarships if you are going to a regent school in KS, Ten $1000 scholarships to each school; KS resident, 2.75 GPA; demonstrate financial need; answer 5 questions; letters of recommendation encouraged
2. Technical college scholarships if you are going to specified schools in KS- Flint hills Technical, Manhattan Area Technical, North Central Kansas Technical, Northwest Kansas Technical, Salina Area Technical, Washburn Institute of Technology, Wichita Area Technical Ten $500 scholarships to each school; KS resident; HS diploma, 2.5 GPA; Demonstrate financial need; Answer 5 questions; letters of recommendation encourages
3. Legacy scholarships available for those who have a relationship with the masons either through relatives or membership in one of their programs for youth- legacy of a Kansas Mason, member of DeMolay, member of Rainbow Girls, Member of Job's Daughter International $1000 to any US Accredited University, 2.75 GPA, demonstrate need; answer 5 questions, or $500 to any of the identified technical colleges above
4. Cynthia Ruth Russell Memorial Scholarship for person living with a disability or physical challenge going to a regents institution in KS; $10,000 in scholarship funds available to one or more of the KS Regents colleges; KS resident; Living with a disability as defined by the World Health Organization; 2.75 GPA; Demonstrate financial need
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION ENCOURAGED FOR ALL OF THE ABOVE SCHOLARSHIPS
for more information and on-line application for the scholarships above go to https://kansasmasonic.foundation/program/kansas-masonic-foundation-scholarships/
For a brochure https://kansasmasonic.foundation/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Scholarship-Brochure-2019.pdf
3.25 or greater GPA on 4.0 scale
Essay, Reference letter, Resume
Participation in two sports-two
years each, varsity letter in each of two sports, two of the following
(a) B+ GPA (b) top 25% class rank (c) ACT score 24 or SAT score 1100,
Athletic Director approval and signature, 250-500 Word essay.
JACK DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP APPLCATION.pdf