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Here you will find helpful sites when searching for scholarships and obtaining financial aid information.  Avoid scams and paying for free services when you’re searching for scholarships, filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid , and sharing your personal information.  For helpful tips visit https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/scams.  

See below the Listed Months for Scholarships & Financial Information:

December Scholarship List

Local Scholarships

Loofbourrow and Chase Scholarship (word form) - December 14, 2018 - to Mrs. Bacon by 2:00

Wheatland Electric Scholarship - January 7, 2019

Wichita Alumnae Panhellenic 2019 Scholarship- For females only. January 26, 2019

See Mrs. Bacon for a copy of the scholarship.  

State/College Scholarships

Kansas JCI Senate Scholarship - January 11, 2019

KU Hixson Scholarship January 4, 2019

Kansas JCI Senate Scholarship - January 11, 2019

National Scholarships:

CG Trader Essay Scholarship - December 14, 2018

AXA Achievementsm Scholarship December 14, 2018

Lead Roster Scholarship (you make a YouTube video) December 15, 2018

Burger King Scholarship December 15, 2018 (Must be employed or a child of an employee of Burger King.)

Rubincam Youth Award - December 15, 2018 (There is an award for high school students and another for middle school students.)

Dirk Derrick Law Firm Scholarship - December 15, 2018

Escape the Vape Scholarship - December 15, 2018

CPR Certification Institute Scholarship - December 20, 2018

Car Seat Safety Scholarship - December 28, 2018

Fieldboom Scholarship - December 31, 2018

NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund December 31, 2018

PhentermineClinics Health Scholarship - December 31, 2018

BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship - December 31, 2018

OppU Achievers Scholarship - December 31, 2018

Nicodemus Wilderness Project December 31, 2018

Market Mall Eye Clinic Scholarship - December 31, 2018

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship January 4, 2019

Acacia Leadership Scholarship - January 7, 2019 (This is for a male going to K-State.)

KLL Memorial Scholarship January 10, 2019 (You must have a parent that died from cancer.)

November Scholarship Listing

Local/County/State Scholarships-These are the ones I would highly encourage filling out.

Hagan Scholarship  (for Rural Students) November 15, 2018

Loofbourrow and Chase Scholarship (pdf form) - Top 10% of Class December 14, 2018 - Mrs. Bacon has copies in the office if you can’t print them.  Turn in to Mrs. Bacon by 1:00 pm.  I have to hand deliver these this day on time by 3:00pm.

Loofbourrow and Chase Scholarship (word form) - December 14, 2018 - Turn in to Mrs. Bacon by 1:00 pm.  I have to hand deliver these this day on time by 3:00pm.

RUDDFoundation.org scholarship  Must be a KS Resident admitted to Emporia, Fort Hays, or WSU.  Applications accepted October 8- December 14, 2018.

Wichita Legal Professionals- 3 $250.00 Scholarships to students who are interested in the legal field or law-related business career.  See Mrs. Bacon for copy of the scholarship. Due January 31, 2019.

College Scholarships

Dodge City Community College- Music Scholarships (have at least a 2.5 GPA).  See Mrs. Bacon for people to contact.

Fort Hays State University Scholarship November 15, 2018

Washburn University Scholarship -  November 30, 2018

Newman University Scholarships - Cardinal Newman - December 1, 2018

University of Saint Mary Jubilee Scholarship (Full Tuition for 4 years) December 1, 2018

National Scholarships

Elks Most Valuable Student Competition - November 15, 2018

James Cox Students Photography Scholarship - November 15, 2018

National Space Club and Foundation - November 30, 2018

Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest - November 30, 2018

Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. scholarship - November 30, 2018 (Must be Hispanic)

Sixt Scholarship - November 30, 2018 Only the first 500 submitted applications will be accepted.

Look Twice Save a Life - December 1, 2018

Dell Scholars Program December 1, 2018

Dronethusiast $500 Women in Science Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Barbara Lotze Scholarship for future Physics teachers - December 1, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Nursing Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law School Law Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Medical Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law PT and OT Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Injury Law Team Scholarship - December 1, 2018

Aperture Education - December 1, 2018

Leaders Saves Lives Scholarship (Red Cross) ASAP

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship - December 5, 2018

Google Global Science Fair - December 12, 2018

CG Trader Essay Scholarship - December 14, 2018

AXA Achievementsm Scholarship December 14, 2018

2018 SENIOR STUDENTS:  SEPT/OCTOBER SCHOLARSHIPS-OTHER INFORMATION:

Easy Scholarships - September 30, 2018

Don't Text and Drive Scholarship - Sept. 30, 2018

Our Shout it Out Scholarship - September 30, 2018

Money Metals Exchange Scholarship - Sept. 30, 2018

AAA 2018 World Photo Contest - October 12, 2018  (Must be 21 or older)

Kansas Buffalo Association - October 15, 2018- You must be involved in raising bison and/or is planning to pursue a career in an agriculturally related field.

Responsible Nutrient Management Foundation Scholarship - October 15, 2018

Wendy's High School Heisman  Oct. 17, 2018

Dr. Pepper Tuition Give Away (You'll need to get people to go online and vote for you. October 17, 2018

Horatio Alger Scholarships National Scholarship Oct. 25, 2018

Horatio Alger Kansas Scholarship Oct. 25, 2018

Unsullyd Scholarships - October 31, 2018

College Scholarships:

Community College Scholarship - September 29, 2018

Dodge City Community College:  Must have a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale, be enrolled in 12 credit College hours by the 8th day of semester, Submit a letter of intention, stating your major field of study, interests, and career goals.  

KU:  (If interested in KU, should apply by Nov. 1.  Must have ACT taken by then as well to be considered for scholarships.  admissions.ku.edu/update

Upcoming College Representative Visit Dates:

9/27/18, Thursday, Kansas State University

Other Events:

K-State EXCITE Shadow Day - Register by  Oct. 3 or Oct. 31, 2018

KSU (Engineering Scholars Day) Monday, October 22nd.  Seniors who have a 28 ACT & 3.6 or above GPA. Must Register by Monday, October 8, 2018.  engg.k-state.edu/scholars-day

KU Crimson & Blue Day Open House is Friday, October 12.

Hutch CC Fire Science Day Oct. 17 - Sign up by Oct. 3 to get a T-shirt

Preview KU Winfield, Wednesday, October 3, 2018 7-8PM RSVP at admissions.ku.edu/previewku

Butler Community College, October 2nd, Tuesday 12:30-1:00

 

Local-State Scholarships

Kansas All-Star Scholarship (Opens March 9/Deadline April 16)

http://www.ksallstarscholarships.com/

Rudd Scholarship (ESU/FHSU/WSU Only) (Application Deadline: March 11th)

www.ruddfoundation.org/college-scholarships

Lanore Bishop Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 23rd)

http://www.bpcommunityfoundation.org/applications-forms

Sammye Vanderwall Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 23rd)

http://www.bpcommunityfoundation.org/applications-forms

Ralph & Dorothy Hopper Mathematics Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 23rd)

http://www.bpcommunityfoundation.org/applications-forms

EVERFI Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 27th)

www.ksc.ks.gov/EssayContest 

KS Co. Clerk’s & Election Officials’ Association Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 2nd)

http://www.kcceoa.org/scholarship/

Sumner County Farm Bureau Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 13th)

Print Application: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/sumner_co_farm_bureau_application.pdf

Belle Plaine Alumni Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 13th) (Printable PDF)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/bp_alumni_scholarship_2018.pdf

Helping Hands Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 13th) (Printable PDF)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/bp_helping_hands_sholarship_2018.pdf

Lions Club Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 13th) (Printable PDF)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/bp_lions_scholarship_2018.pdf

Junior League Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 13th) (Printable PDF)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/jr__league_application_2018.pdf

Belle Plaine Booster Club Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 25th) (Printable PDF)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/bp_boosterclubscholarship_2018.pdf

DKG Teaching Scholarship (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1211/dkg_scholarship_application.docx

Kansas College Scholarship Links

Baker University Scholarships (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

https://www.bakeru.edu/academic-scholarships/    (academic)

https://www.bakeru.edu/music/musicschol/    (music)

https://www.bakeru.edu/theatre/theatre-scholarship/   (theater)

Barton Community College Scholarship

https://bartonccc.edu/financialaid/scholarships

Butler County Community College Scholarship (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible)

https://www.butlercc.edu/info/20041/financial-aid-and-scholarships/285/scholarship-information

Cowley County Community College  

https://cowleyfoundation.org/scholarships/apply-for-a-scholarship/

Emporia State University Scholarships (Application Deadline:As soon as possible   )

https://www.emporia.edu/finaid/scholarships/

Fort Hays State University Scholarship (Application Deadline: As soon as possible)

http://www.fhsu.edu/finaid/scholarships

Friends University Scholarships (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

https://www.friends.edu/admissions/costs-financial-aid/institutional-scholarships/

Hutchinson Community College Scholarships (Application Deadline: February 15th)

http://www.hutchcc.edu/financial-aid/scholarships

Kansas State University Scholarship (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

https://www.k-state.edu/sfa/aid/scholarships/

McPherson College Scholarships (Application Deadline: As soon as possible)

https://www.mcpherson.edu/admissions/scholarships-awards/

Newman University Scholarships (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

https://newmanu.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships

Southwestern College Scholarships (Application Deadline: January 16th)

https://www.sckans.edu/admissions/scholarships--grants/

University of Kansas Scholarships (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

https://affordability.ku.edu/scholarships

Wahburn University Scholarships (Application Deadline:  As soon as possible) 

http://www.washburn.edu/admissions/paying-for-college/scholarship.html

Wichita State University Scholarships (Application Deadline: As soon as possible )

http://www.wichita.edu/thisis/scholarships/

 

National Scholarships

Josten Renaissance Scholarships (Application Deadline: March 15th)

https://www.scholarsapply.org/jostensrenaissance/

Lori Dechant Foundation Scholarship (seniors in South Central Kansas with a physical disability) (Application Deadline: March 15th)

http://www.loridechantfoundation.org/scholarships/

Kansas Farm Bureau Technical School Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 1st)

https://form.jotform.com/62104834040948

2018 Kansas Farm Bureau Collegiate Scholarship  (Application Deadline: March 1st)

https://www.kfb.org/Foundation-for-Agriculture/Scholarships#contesthead-8

Matthew Aaron Gamm Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 17th)

https://wichitacf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/matthew-aaron-gamm-memorial-scholarship-fund

Randy Banks Memorial Scholarship  (Application Deadline: March 17th)

https://wichitacf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/randy-banks-memorial-scholarship-fund

Law Company Family Scholarship  (Must be a child or step-child of a Law Company employee(Application Deadline: March 17th)

https://wichitacf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/kerschen-scholarship

Divorce Matters Scholarship (Application Deadline: March 31st)

https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-scholarship

Virtual Business Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 1st)

https://knowledgematters.com/about/scholarships/

Farm Bureau Association Scholarships (Application Deadline: April 13th)

www.kfb.org/Foundation-for-Agriculture

American Legion Legacy Scholarship (Parent must have been in the military on 9/11/2001.) (Application Deadline: April 15th)

https://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy

Student View Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 22nd)

www.student-view.com

1000 Dreams Scholarship (Application Deadline: April 30th)

https://www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships/1000-dreams-scholarship-fund-college

Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas National Guard Educational Assistance (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants

Kansas State Scholarship (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants


Kansas Teacher Service Scholarship (Application Deadline: May 1st)

https://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship (Application Deadline: June 14th)

http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php

Car Seat Research Scholarship (Application Deadline: June 24th)

https://bestcarseathub.com/scholarship-program/

Injury Lawyers Scholarship (You or your family was involved in a personal injury accident.) (Application Deadline: June 30th)

https://www.bestinjurylawyer.com/#scholarship-application

HOA Management Company Scholarship (Application Deadline: July 31st)

http://cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship-link

PeerFinance101 Scholarship (Application Deadline: August 1st)

https://peerfinance101.com/personal-finance-scholarship/

Scholarship Search Engines and Helpful Information

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/#3__What_should_you_know_about_scholarships_

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/#4__How_do_scholarship_search_platforms_work_

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/#5__What_students_should_know_before_they_search_for_a_scholarship_

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/#7__Guide_to_applying_for_scholarships

http://www.fastweb.com/

https://www.scholarships.com/

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships#/fromscholarshipexperts

 

Financial Aid Information

http://www.smartscholar.com/fafsa-guide/    (General Information)

http://whscounselorwellington.weebly.com/uploads/5/9/6/1/59617115/federal_student_aid_at_a_glance.pdf 

http://whscounselorwellington.weebly.com/uploads/5/9/6/1/59617115/funding_your_education.pdf

https://fafsa.ed.gov/   (When you are ready to complete the FAFSA)

 

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Belle Plaine High School
901 N Main
Belle Plaine, KS 67013 
Phone:  620-488-2421
FAX:  620-488-3536

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