Senior Scholarships & Opportunities
 Share
The version of the browser you are using is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported browser.Dismiss

 
View only
 
 
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZAAAB
1
Grade LevelScholarshipCriteria/InformationAwardDate/DeadlineWebsite/Contact Information
2
AllWSU Badges for High School StudentsWichita State's online Badge courses are an affordable, convenient way to earn college credit while still in high school. Students will also receive digital recognition for their accomplishments which they can share on social media. Each course provides an introduction into various suject areas including: Criminal Justice, Library Research, Medical Terminology, Professional Writing and skills to ensure academic success. For a complete list of available badges, visit the website. Scholarships are available if students apply and enroll by September 14. varieshttp://badges.wichita.edu/node/336
3
AllK-State Career Connections in WichitaThis program is a great way for you and your parents to see how K-State can help you turn your passion into a career, by making connections with industry leaders, professors and students in the field that interests you.
Don't miss out! One lucky senior will receive up to $250 towards textbooks for his or her first semester at K-State at each event. Each night is at a different location so please visit the website to learn more.
Interior Design (10/4), Hospitality Management (10/23), Health Professions (11/6), & Engineering (11/8)
$250Interior Design (10/4), Hospitality Management (10/23), Health Professions (11/6), & Engineering (11/8)http://www.k-state.edu/admissions/wichitacareers.html
4
12thWichita State University Scholarships for Education, Business, Entrepreneurship, or Music majorsPlease visit the website to learn more about the specific scholarships for each of the majors listed. They will each have their own requirements. Scroll to the bottom of the page to see the links to each individual scholarship. variesvarieshttps://www.wichita.edu/admissions/ugrad/dsi/generalinfo.php
5
11th & 12thWomen in Health Care: The Next GenerationThis exciting three-day program takes about 10-15 Kansas high school junior and senior female students who have shown a strong interest and commitment to health care careers and provides them with the opportunity to interact with health professions students and faculty at KU Medical Center. Through this program, the students have the chance to explore the world of medicine and health care.Apply by: October 23, 2018
Event: November 14-16, 2018
http://www.kumc.edu/community-engagement/ku-ahec/health-career-promotion/women-in-health-care.html
6
12thHoratio Alger Association ScholarshipMust demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is required). Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Must also be invovled in community and co-curricular activities and have at least a 2.0 GPA.up to $25,000October 25, 2018https://scholars.horatioalger.org/
7
10th-12thWSU Diversity Leadership SymposiumWSU welcomes sophomores, juniors, and seniors from diverse backgrounds to a day full of fun where they will have the opportunity to get a glimpse into the life of a Shocker. Learn about our leadership opportunities academic resources and hear from current WSU students. Information on campus life and student organizations will also be provided. This program is the ideal time for students from all backgrounds to break out of their normal routines and visit campus to learn more about WSU’s academic and social resources. FREE to attend! All students in attendance will receive a WSU t-shirt and a free lunch. RSVP throught the link provided.October 25, 2018
9:45am-1:45pm
wichita.edu/visit
8
11th & 12thState Masonic Public School Essay ContestPlease visit the website to learn more about the essay requirements. $500-$4,000November 1, 2018http://kansasmasonic.foundation/program/kansas-masonic-foundation-scholarships/
9
12thOklahoma State University McKnight Scholars Leadership ProgramStudents can apply to be part of an elite group of 50 incoming OSU students who demonstrate a committment to service and have a proven record of leadership. All out-of-state students who apply will be considered for a scholarship that waives the out-of-state portion of tuition for four years, plus $5,000 during each of their first two years! Selected scholars will take part in the McKnight Scholars Leadership Program, which includes a leadership course and international travel abroad experience$5,000 (or more)November 1, 2018 or February 1, 2019http://www.mcknightscholars.com/
10
5th-12thPrudential Spirit of Community AwardStudents in grades 5-12 may apply. Must have participated in a volunteer activity at least in part after Sept. 1, 2017. Please visit the website to learn more and to apply. $1,000-5,000November 6, 2018https://spirit.prudential.com/
11
11th & 12thPratt Community College Technical Program Education DayStudents will have the opportunity to explore the many technical programs Pratt CC has to offer. These are designed to be 1 or 2 yr. programs with students going straight into the job market upon completion. Students can opt to transfer on to a 4 yr. university also with these programs. Here is a list of the tech programs available: Agriculture, Automotive, Electrical Power Lineman, Ag Power Technology, Wildlife Outfitting & Operations, Information Network Technology, Business & Accounting, Nursing & Allied Health, & Modern Distribution Sales & Management.November 14, 2018http://prattcc.edu/student-services/tech-day-registration
12
AllAppelley Publishing Student Poetry ContestEach student may submit only one original poem on any subject, of no less than 2 lines and no more than 20 lines, in any form other than concrete or blackout. $25-$500November 14, 2018www.appelley.org
13
12thWashburn University Garvey ScholarshipIf you have a 3.25+ GPA and score well on the Garvey Scholarship Exam, you could receive an annually renewable scholarship to Washburn. To take the exam, Washburn must have your complete application for admission, which includes a $20 application fee, official high school transcripts and official ACT scores. Register online. Multiple test date options.$500-$2,000Multiple test dates:
November 17, 2018 (Topeka)
December 1, 2018 (Hays, KC, & Wichita)
December 5, 2018 (Topeka)
washburn.edu/garvey
14
12thRudd ScholarshipMust be a US Citizen. Must be a resident of the state of Kansas and qualify for in-state tuition.
Must have a cumulative, unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 or above. Graduating high school in 2019 and will enroll full-time in the Fall. Demonstrated financial need (Pell-eligible). Must be admitted and will attend either Emporia State, Fort Hays State, or Wichita State University.
variesApplications accepted October 8 - December 14, 2018https://www.ruddfoundation.org/college-scholarships/
15
12thMetalworking Student ScholarshipTravers Tool will award $1,250+ in tools to a student enrolled in metalworking or welding program at vocational, technical school, community college or university. Participants must meet the following criteria: Enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S., enrolled at the graduate level, undergraduate level or your final year of high school, aged seventeen (17) years or older, enrolled or completed metalworking classes in the last calendar year. Visit the website to learn more. $1,250+ in toolsDecember 31, 2018https://www.travers.com/scholarship/a/scholarship/
16
12thKansas Hispanic Education and Development Foundation (KHEDF) For high school Hispanic seniors. Students will need to complete an application, essay, personal statement, letters of recommendation, and submit official transcripts. Must have a 2.8+ GPA. $2,500/yearJanuary 15, 2019http://www.khedf.org/on-line-application/
17
12thWACE National Co-Op Scholarship ProgramSeniors applying to WACE Partner Insitution (Clarkson University, Drexel University, Merrimack College, RIT, SUNY, University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, Wentworth Institute of Technology, or University of Massachusetts Lowell). Deadlines vary depending on the institution. 3.5+ GPA required. variesvaries--Final Deadline is February 15, 2019http://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html
18
19
20
21
22
These scholarships and opportunities have passed.
23
24
10th-12thWest Point Admissions PresentationAny students interested in applying for West Point should attend to learn more about the admissions process and qualifications. RSVP via email. Event will be held at Trinity Academy. RSVP by: September 13, 2018
Event: September 20, 2018 7pm-9pm
Email: jameskrakar@yahoo.com or todd.esh@gmail.com
25
AllK-State Celebrates in WichitaSession held at the Wichita Marriott. Any grade level may attend. Visit with admission reps and reps from the 9 colleges, explore what's new with KSU, meet new students and recent graduates. A $250 book scholarship will also be awarded to one lucky senior.$250September 17, 2018
7:15pm-8:30pm
http://www.k-state.edu/admissions/celebrates.html
26
AllMcPherson College EdChatThis is a one day workshop for high school students interested in teaching. Workshop is held on campus in McPherson, KS. Previous sesions included: brain based learning, cooperative learning, mini-lessons in reading/language arts, student teacher Q/A panel, and how to do a great read-aloud. Visit the website to register for the event. Register by: September 21, 2018
Event: October 4, 2018
www.mcpherson.edu/edchat
27
AllKU Engineering Open HouseThis event gives prospective KU engineering students the ability to interact with current engineering students, staff and faculty, as well as speak with various KU Engineering student organizations, and KU departments, such as: Financial Aid & Scholarships, KU Student Housing and the University Honors Program. Guests will also have the opportunity to hear about majors offered by the KU School of Engineering, and tour our state-of-the-art engineering facilities.Register by: September 24, 2018
Event: September 29, 2018
https://engr.ku.edu/engineering-open-house
28
AllExploring College Options--Student/Parent Info Session for Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Penn, and StanfordFor all grade levels. The meeting will include a brief slide presentation describing each of the institutions and will also provide up-to-date information about selection practices, financial aid opportunities, and other issued related to selective college admissions. At the Hyatt Regency Wichita, downtown. RSVP through the link provided. September 24, 2018
7:00pm
www.exploringcollegeoptions.org
29
AllChristian College Fair at Trinity AcademyPlease see the website to view all colleges that will be in attendance. Will be held at Trinity Academy at 12345 East 21st Street. September 25, 2018
6:30pm-8:30pm
https://myblueprintstory.com/christian-university-college-fairs?fid=63
30
12thQuestBridge College Prep Scholars ProgramFor high school seniors who: are in the top 5-10% of their class, score >1310 on the SAT or >28 on the ACT, come from households earning less than $65,000 per year, may be eligible for free/reduced lunch, and may be part of the first generation in their family to attend college. This opportunity connects academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds with full four-year scholarships tot he nation's leading colleges. variesSeptember 27, 2018www.questbridge.org
31
AllSchool of the Art Institute of Chicago--SAIC DaysMeet with representatives from the nation's most influential art and design school. Students are encouraged to bring their portfolios or documented artwork, sketchbooks, zines, or digital media for an extended discussion with admissions counselors and SAIC faculty about preparing their portfolios for admission and merit scholarship consideration. Register through the link provided. Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO. October 6, 2018
12:00pm-3:00pm
http://www.saic.edu/admissions/ug/events/admissionsevents/
32
12thFAFSA Finishline Event Families can attend to receive help with filing out the FAFSA. The event is to to encourage students to complete their FAFSA and beat the December 1 priority deadline here at Wichita State. The event will be held at the WSU Experiential Engineering Building (signage available around facility). RSVP through the link provided. October 6, 2018
9:00am-12:00pm
https://apply.wichita.edu/Ellucian.ERecruiting.Web.External/pages/EventDetails.aspx?id=7c88844c-32aa-e811-80f0-005056beddba
33
AllFort Hays State University Honors College For a DayDo you want to see what it is like to be an Honors Student at Fort Hays State University? Join us on Monday, Oct 8, 2018 for Honors for a Day. Hear from our Honors College Director, the University President, and a variety of Honors College students throughout the day. Sit in on an Honors Course. Meet residents of and see a real student's room on our student-selected Honors Floor on the second floor of McMindes Hall. Chat with and learn about current FHSU Honors College students, freshmen through seniors. Parents and family of prospective students will also have the opportunity for a special presentation centered around their concerns.October 8, 2018https://fhsu.edu/honors/hfad/
34
AllKU Crimson and Blue Day Open HouseCrimson & Blue Day provides an overview of all the amazing things KU has to offer, from outstanding academic programs to rich traditions and history. This open-house style event allows guests to choose which tours and sessions they would like to experience. Come and go as your schedule allows. Registration is strongly encouraged. Upon registration you will be able to build your own schedule using our Crimson & Blue Day app.October 12, 2018https://admissions.ku.edu/crimsonandblue
35
12thWichita State University Distinguished Scholarship Invitational3.5+ GPA, OR 27+ ACT, OR be in the top 10% of your senior class. Must be admitted to WSU by October 15 and submit scholarship materials by November 1. The competition will take place on November 17.up to $64,000WSU Application due by October 15, 2018
DSI Application due by: November 1, 2018
www.wichita.edu/DSI
36
12thWichita State University Wallace Invitational for Scholarships in Engineering (WISE)3.5 GPA, OR 27+ ACT, OR have a top 10% ranking. Must also declare a major in engineering, and compete and submit the WISE application by November 1. Must be admitted to WSU by 10/15. Actual competition will take place on November 16. Ten seniors will be awarded the scholarship.10 X $28,000WSU Application due by October 15, 2018
WISE Application due by: November 1, 2018
wichita.edu/wise
37
AllFutures FairVisit with many local and national colleges at WSU's Koch Arena. Visit the website to see who will be in attendance. Students must need a barcode to attend--register through the website. Six lucky high school visitors will win a $500 scholarship to the institution of their choice! $500October 16, 2018
8am-2:30pm
http://www.futuresfair.org/
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
45
46
47
48
49
50
51
52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100
Loading...
Main menu