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Scholarships will be uploaded to this page as soon as
they are made available to the Counseling Office for the 2016-17 school
year. Please check back often for updates. Newest Scholarships are listed first.
Missouri PTA Scholarship
- higher than average scholastic standing, outstanding potential aptitude for teaching, good character, and personality, show financial need enrolling in college or university in MO to obtain Bachelors/Masters degree, or a community college in MO to obtain an Associates of the Arts in Teaching degree to begin their preparation for teaching. Deadline is Feb, 15, 2017 must be turned in to counseling office.
Charles L. Bacon Memorial Scholarship
- Two awards of $750.00 are given annually in memory of
the first Missourian to serve as National Commander of The American
Legion. Eligible are individuals who are currently members of The
American Legion, the American Legion Auxiliary, or the Sons of The American
Legion, or a descendant* of a member of any thereof. Applicants must be
unmarried, a resident of Missouri, under the age of 21, and must use the
scholarship as a full-time student in an accredited college or university.
Erman W. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
-Two $750.00 awards are given
annually to a student planning on obtaining a degree in education, in honor of
this Past National Executive Committeeman from Missouri. To be eligible,
individuals must: (1) be a descendant* of a veteran who served 90 or more
days of active duty in the armed forces and having an honorable discharge; (2)
be a Missouri resident; (3) use the award as a full-time student at an
accredited college or university; (4) provide a copy of the discharge
certificate for the veteran on whose the application is made; and (6) submit an
essay of 500 words or less on the subject In your opinion, what was the most significant world event of
Joseph J. Frank Scholarship
- Five awards of $750.00 are given annually to
individuals who are descendants of a veteran. Applicant must have attended a
full session of The American Legion Boys State or The American Legion Auxiliary
Girls State program. Applicants must be unmarried, under the age of 21, a
current resident of the state of Missouri and must use the scholarship as a
full time student in an accredited college or university.
Lillie Lois Ford Scholarship
- Two awards of $1,000 each are
given each year. One to a boy who has attended a full session of The American
Legion Boys State of Missouri or a full session of the Department's Cadet
Patrol Academy. The second award is given to a girl who has attended a full
session of The American Legion Auxiliary's Girls State program or a full
session of the Department's Cadet Patrol Academy.
M.D. Jack Murphy Memorial
- Currently one $1,000 award is given for two successive
semesters, and may, by application, be extended for two additional successive
semesters. This award is available to a Missouri boy or girl training to
be a Registered Nurse, and may be used in their freshman or subsequent college
years. The student must have graduated in the top forty percent of their
high school class or have a "C" or equivalent standing from their
last college or university semester. Scholarships are awarded for one
year, payable $375 per semester.
Shane Dean Voyles Memorial Scholarship
- One $750.00 award will be
awarded, annually. (1) Each school in the State of Missouri may nominate one
student to be considered for the award. (2) The nominee will be selected on
athletic, scholastic and leadership abilities. The nominee should be deeply
involved in community and school activities. (4) Must use the award as a
full-time student at an accredited college or university.
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc Scholarship -This scholarship is for African American
seniors. Must have a 2.8 GPA or higher. Due May 9
MCC Board of Trustees Scholarship
- due 1st Friday in April
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority - due March 31, 2016 - you must mail in.
Bill of Right Scholarship Opportunity