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Below you will find a list of scholarships, specific school scholarships, search engines, and other helpful scholarship information.

Name Amount Deadline Grade Level/Age
Kansas Crime Stoppers Association $300 March 23, 2018 12
Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship $1,000 June 1, 2018 12
Delta Eta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated Scholarships varies March 31, 2019 12
Kansas Seed Industry Association Scholarship $1,000 April 1, 2019 12
Vivint Smart Home Scholarship $1,000 May 1, 2019 12
Jose S. Martinez Leadership Scholarship $3,000 July 22, 2019 11-12
Journalist of the Year Scholarship varies January 31, 2020 11-12
Shawnee County Master Gardener Scholarship Application $500 January 31, 2020 12
Topeka Community Foundation Scholarships varies February 2, 2020  
Farm Kids for College Scholarship $1,000 February 25, 2020 12
Evergy Scholarships varies March 1, 2020 12
Shawnee County Farm Bureau Scholarships $500 March 1, 2020 12
BBB Student of Integrity Award Scholarships $2,000 March 6, 2020 12
Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association varies March 6, 2020 12
Kansas Grain and Feed Association varies March 6, 2020 12
NIADA Scholarship $3,500 March 9, 2020 12
Glen Lygrisse/KACRAO Scholarship $500 March 15, 2020 12
Above & Beyond Scholarship na March 16, 2020 12
Vanier Family Scholarship varies March 16, 2020 12
Inspire Scholarship na March 17, 2020 12
LULAC # 11071 Hispanic Scholarship varies March 23, 2020 12
Mamie Williams Scholarship $500 March 29, 2020 12
Communicative Disorders Scholarships $1,000 March 30, 2020 12
Hard of Hearing or Deaf Scholarship $1,000 March 30, 2020 12
Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association $500 March 30, 2020 12
American Business Women's Association varies March 31, 2020 12
Bill Spaniol Memorial Scholarship $500 March 31, 2020 12
Shawnee County Extension Foundation Scholarship $500 March 31, 2020 12
Project Yellow Light Competitions varies April 1, 2020 11-12
Facing Acne Scholarship $1,000 April 30, 2020 12
NASA College Scholarship Fund varies April 30, 2020 12
Brower Youth Awards $3,000 May 1, 2020  
USPAACC Scholarships varies May 15, 2020 12
Topeka Zoo Writing Contest zoo tour/painting May 31, 2020 9-12
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship $1,000 June 1, 2020 12
Kansas State University Men’s High School Senior Scholarship $1,000 June 30, 2020 12
Topeka Area Catbackers $1000 Scholarship $1,000 July 15, 2020 12
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship $1,000 July 31, 2020 12
K-State Acacia Leadership Scholarship varies September 1, 2020 12
You Deserve It Scholarship $1,000 + wavied fee to site September 29, 2020 16+
College Raptor Scholarship $2,500 September 30, 2020 16+
Illustrators of the Future $500 September 30, 2020  
Shout It Out Scholarship $1,500 September 30, 2020 9-12
Writers of the Future $500-$1,000 September 30, 2020  
Optimist International Essay Contest $2,500 October 1, 2020 12
Optimist International Oratorical Contest varies October 1, 2020 12
Kansas Women's Golf Association Memorial Scholarship   October 4, 2020 12
Kansas Junior Golf Scholarship   October 5, 2020 12
Kansas Buffalo Scholarship $1,000 October 15, 2020 12
P.E.O. Star Scholarship $2,500 October 15, 2020 12
Wallace Invitational for Scholarships in Engineering (WSU) $28,500 October 15, 2020 12
Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway varies October 18, 2020 12
Heisman High School Scholarship NA October 20, 2020 12
Mortuary Science Scholarship varies October 23, 2020 12
A.O. Smith Foundation varies October 30, 2020 12
KTA (Kansas Turnpike) Design Contest gift card October 30, 2020 9-12
Stokes Educational Scholarship Program varies October 31, 2020 12
Voice of Democracy Scholarship varies October 31, 2020 9-12
ACLS Scholarship for Healthcare Providers $1,000 November 1, 2020 12
Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship   November 1, 2020 12
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship varies November 1, 2020 12
Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) Scholarship varies November 1, 2020 12
NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing $500 November 5, 2020 9-12
Elks National Foundation Scholarship Programs varies November 15, 2020 12
The James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists $2,500 November 15, 2020 10-12
Maryknott Essay Contest varies November 16, 2020 9-12
Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders $500-$1,000 November 30, 2020 12
Sixt Scholars Program $5,000 November 30, 2020 12
Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Physics Teachers $2,000 December 1, 2020 12
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship $1,000 December 1, 2020 12
Scholastic Writing Awards   December 1, 2020 9-12
SMART (Science, Math, and Research Transformation Scholarship) varies December 1, 2020 12
Washburn University Leadership Institute Scholarships varies December 1, 2020 12
National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholar Application $10,000 December 2, 2020 12
The Generation Google Scholarship $10,000 December 4, 2020 12
Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship varies December 5, 2020 9-12
Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2020  
Equitable Excellence Scholarship varies December 15, 2020 12
North American Van Lines 2020 Logistics Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2020 12
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2020 12
The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2020 12
NFAA Scholarship varies December 31, 2020 9-12
PB & J Scholarship $500-$1000 December 31, 2020 12
Scholarships for Student Caregivers $1,500 December 31, 2020 12
Top Ten List Scholarship $1,500 December 31, 2020 9-12
Rob Brown Scholarship $10,000 January 9, 2021 12
Kelly Lynn Lutz Memorial Scholarship $2,000 January 10, 2021 12
Bezos Scholars Program not listed January 11, 2021 11
Margaret Van Horn Scholarship - email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for application $300 January 14, 2021 12
America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship $1,500 January 14, 2021 12
U.S. Air Force ROTC Scholarships varies January 14, 2021 12
Kansas Kiwanis Foundation Scholarships varies January 15, 2021 12
Providian Medical Scholarship $500 January 15, 2021 12
​Washington Cross Foundation Scholarship varies January 15, 2021 12
Scholastic Art Award   January 22, 2021 9-12
U.S. Junior Chamber International Senate Foundation Scholarship $1,000 January 22, 2021 12
Point Foundation Scholarship varies January 27, 2021 12
Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships varies January 31, 2021 12
Union Plus Scholarship varies January 31, 2021 12
Alice / Jeanne Wagner Memorial Endowment $2,575 February 1, 2021 12
Andy Davis Memorial Endowment $700 February 1, 2021 12
Arlene and Dennis Schlosser Memorial Endowment $10,000 February 1, 2021 12
Ayers / Gallatin Memorial Endowment $1,525 February 1, 2021 12
Barbara and Clayton Campbell Breast Cancer Endowment $950 February 1, 2021 12
Barbara Wilsterman Memorial Endowment $675 February 1, 2021 12
BMW Hope Endowment $2,075 February 1, 2021 12
Bob and Jan Jones Endowment $1,150 February 1, 2021 12
Charles Foy Jr. Memorial Endowment $675 February 1, 2021 12
Charline E. McCue Memorial Endowment $800 February 1, 2021 12
Danzo and Elsie Shiramizu Memorial Endowment $725 February 1, 2021 12
Delta Theta Chi National Scholarship not stated February 1, 2021 12
Dorothy Dyer Vanek Memorial Endowment $5,050 February 1, 2021 12
Ellsworth Family Endowment $1,400 February 1, 2021 12
Elsie and Jay Vogler Teaching Memorial Endowment $850 February 1, 2021 12
Epsilon Eta / Linda Cronin Memorial Endowment $1,150 February 1, 2021 12
ESA Foundation Endowment $2,200 February 1, 2021 12
Frances C. Kilgore Memorial Endowment $650 February 1, 2021 12
General Endowment 3.00 – 3.49 GPA $1,000 February 1, 2021 12
General Endowment 3.50 Minimum GPA $1,000 February 1, 2021 12
George W. Hill Memorial Endowment $700 February 1, 2021 12
Gordon and Betty Cape Continuing Education Memorial Endowment $850 February 1, 2021 12
Hope for Kansas Heroes Endowment $950 February 1, 2021 12
Jack and Lucille Crossno Memorial Endowment $950 February 1, 2021 12
James and Betty Hartung Memorial Endowment $750 February 1, 2021 12
Jay Peckham Pharmacy Memorial Endowment $1,225 February 1, 2021 12
Jeanne Parker Memorial Endowment $1,250 February 1, 2021 12
Jennifer (Jaegers) Wostal and Howard Thompson Memorial Endowment $675 February 1, 2021 12
Joan G. Monson and Dean E. Monson Endowment $950 February 1, 2021 12
Joe and Kendra Sabol Family Endowment $775 February 1, 2021 12
Kansas City Associated Equipment Distributors $1,000 February 1, 2021 12
Kansas Lamplighter Memorial Endowment $1,500 February 1, 2021 12
Kansas State Council Endowment $2,375 February 1, 2021 12
Kenneth L. Varns and Harvey D. Varns Memorial Endowment $750 February 1, 2021 12
LaVerne “Bun” Young Memorial Endowment $1,000 February 1, 2021 12
Leora Walton Memorial / Iowa State Council Endowment $625 February 1, 2021 12
Letha L. Scudder Memorial Endowment $600 February 1, 2021 12
Lois E. Carter Teaching Memorial Endowment $825 February 1, 2021 12
Lyons / Jesser / Theta Chi Memorial Endowment $1,325 February 1, 2021 12
MARC Endowment $1,925 February 1, 2021 12
MARC Purple Heart Endowment $1,750 February 1, 2021 12
Martha and Jim Beshears Endowment $1,450 February 1, 2021 12
Mary Louise Smith Memorial Endowment $5,750 February 1, 2021 12
Maxine Wirth Graduate Studies Memorial Endowment $2,425 February 1, 2021 12
McConnel Family Endowment $3,250 February 1, 2021 12
Nancy Jo Fox Memorial Endowment $1,600 February 1, 2021 12
Northeast Kansans for Nebraska Scholarship $1,000 February 1, 2021 12
Parr Family Memorial Endowment $1,175 February 1, 2021 12
Past International Council Presidents’ Endowment $700 February 1, 2021 12
Pat Howard Memorial Endowment $675 February 1, 2021 12
Rodger and Rhea Weaver Catastrophic Diseases Survivor Endowment $800 February 1, 2021 12
Rodger and Rhea Weaver Endowment $700 February 1, 2021 12
Rosagene Huggins Memorial Endowment $950 February 1, 2021 12
Ruth Gregg Memorial Endowment $1,200 February 1, 2021 12
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Cancer Survivor Endowment $1,025 February 1, 2021 12
Suzanne Jourdan Memorial Endowment $700 February 1, 2021 12
Wallace and Margaret Shaw Memorial Endowment $600 February 1, 2021 12
Worda Russell Memorial Endowment $1,250 February 1, 2021 12
Army ROTC Sscholarships varies February 4, 2021 12
GPACAC Paul Max Service Scholarship $1,000 February 15, 2021 12
GPACAC Student Scholarship varies February 15, 2021 12
Kansas Association of Directors of Plant Facilities $1,000 February 15, 2021 12
Topeka Alumnae Panhellenic Council Scholarship $500 February 15, 2021 12
VFW Continuing Education Scholarship $1,000 February 15, 2021 12
Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship varies February 20, 2021 12
Buick Achievers Scholarship $25,000 February 27, 2021 12
Greater Kansas City PFLAG/GLSEN Scholarship $1,000 February 28, 2021 12
Shawnee County Camp or Discovery Days Scholarship camp fees February 28, 2021 9-12
Delta Theta Chi Marie Miller Graham Scholarshp not stated March 1, 2021 12
Maynard Oliverius Youth Leadership in Healthcare Scholarship $2,500 March 1, 2021 12
Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship varies March 1, 2021 12
Stormont Vail Health Auxiliary Student Volunteer Scholarships $1,000 March 1, 2021 12
The Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship varies March 2021 12
The Hubertus W.V. Willems Scholarship for Male Students varies March 2021 12
The James Weldon Johnson Scholarship of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity varies March 2021 12
Shawnee Heights Foundation Scholarships varies March 2, 2021 12
Beyond the Buroughs National Scholarship $20,000 March 15, 2021 12
Jill Reed Women in the Trades $2,000 March 15, 2021 12
Kansas Masonic Scholarships varies March 15, 2021 12
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship   March 31, 2021 12
Kiwanis Club of Berryton - email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.for application $1,000 March 31, 2021  
Lighthouse Guild Scholarship Program varies March 31, 2021 12
National Restaurant Association Scholarships varies March 31, 2021 12
VFW Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest varies March 31, 2021 9-12
Washburn University Department of Mathematics and Statistics Scholarships varies March 31, 2021 12
Kansas Comprehensive Grant varies April 1, 2021 12
Kansas Livestock Foundation Scholarships   April 2021  
Missouri Restaurant Association varies April 1, 2021 12
Above and Beyond Scholarship - Washburn University varies April 5, 2021 12
National High School Essay Contest varies April 5, 2021 9-12
Listen to a Life $100 April 16, 2021 9-12
Shawnee County Horse Club Scholarship varies April 30, 2021 11-12
Kansas 4-H Geology Project Scholarship Application $250 May 1, 2021 12
Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant $1,000 May 1, 2021 12
Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship $1,850 May 1, 2021 12
Kansas Military Service Scholarship varies May 1, 2021 12
Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship varies May 1, 2021 12
Kansas State Scholarship $1,000 May 1, 2021 12
Kansas Teacher Service Scholarship varies May 1, 2021 12
NAGE Scholarships $500 May 14, 2021 12
Honors Graduation Scholarship $10,000 May 28, 2021 12
American Indian College Fund Scholarships varies May 31, 2021 12
Providian Medical Scholarship $500 June 21, 2021 12
City Property Management HOA Scholarship $1,000 July 31, 2021 12
Make Me Laugh $1,500 August 31, 2021 9-12
Constitution Bee varies September 17, 2021 9-12
Burger King Scholarship varies First 50,000 submissions 12
Man of Faith Scholarship (KSU) $500 not listed 12
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program $10,000 opens mid-October 2020 12
American Legion Scholarships varies varies varies
Call Me Mister Scholarship (KSU) varies varies 12
Freedom First Scholarships varies varies 12
Greater Kanas City Community Foundation Scholarships varies varies 12
Knights of Columbus Scholarships varies varies 12
Scholarships for Softball varies varies 12
2020 Kansas 4-H Scholarship      
ACT Student Champion Scholarship      
Colton Christenson Memorial Scholarship      
Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship (Topeka)      
Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship     12
Insuring Success Kansas Scholarship Contest      
Justice Mitchell Memorial Scholarship      
Kansas Business Hall of Fame Student Essay Contest varies   9-12
Kansas Crime Stoppers Association      
Kansas Financial Scholars Essay Contest      
Mana de Topeka Scholarship      
Optimist International Communication Contest for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing $2,500   12
Pathable Scholarship Women in Computer Science      
Sertoma Evening Club of Topeka Scholarship      
Shawnee Heights Education Association Scholarship      
SP Scholarship $10,000   9-12
Spirit of Anne Frank Scholarship Awards      
Student-View Scholarship Program      
Teens Drive Smart Video Contest varies   16+
The Coolidge: A Scholarship for America full 4-year tuition   11
The Homer Fund Scholarship varies   12
The Purpose Challenge varies   12
The Rudd Scholarship Program varies   12
The Topeka (KS) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated      
Topeka Area Building Association Scholarship      
Topeka Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Scholarship      
Topeka Kiwanis Foundation      
Waterlogic Scholarship $1,500   12

 

Kansas Post Secondary Scholarships

Listed below are Kansas post-secondary institutions and links to their scholarship page (click on the college of your choice.) We strongly encourage you to apply for admission and apply for scholarships for which you may qualify. Apply early, apply often! 

---Allen County Community College
---Baker University
---Barclay College
---Barton Community College
---Benedictine College
---Bethany College
---Bethel College
---Brown Mackie College - Kansas City
---Brown Mackie College - Salina
---Butler Community College
---Central Christian College of Kansas
---Cloud County Community College
---Coffeyville Community College
---Colby Community College
---Cowley Community College
---Dodge City Community College
---Emporia State University
---Fort Hays State University
---Fort Scott Community College
---Friends University
---Garden City Community College
---Haskell Indian National University
---Highland Community College
---Hutchinson Community College
---Independence Community College
---Johnson County Community College
---Kansas City Kansas Community College
---Kansas State University
---Kansas Wesleyan University
---Labette Community College
---Manhattan Christian College
---McPherson College
---MidAmerica Nazarene University
---Neosho County Community College
---Newman University
---Ottawa University
---Pittsburg State University
---Pratt Community College
---Seward County Community College
---Southwestern College
---Sterling College
---Tabor College
---University of Kansas
---University of St. Mary
---Washburn University
---Washburn Institute of Technology
​---Wichita State University

 

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Unigo https://www.unigo.com/scholarships
Discover https://www.discover.com/student-loans/college-planning/scholarships/directory/general
Chegg https://www.chegg.com/scholarships
JVL College Counseling https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/all-scholarships-2/
FastWeb https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships
10 Best Sites https://www.hercampus.com/money-career/10-best-sites-look-scholarships
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation https://www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships/
Horatio Alger Association https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/
Going Merry https://www.goingmerry.com/
Employer and Employee Scholarships https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/employer-and-employee-scholarships/

 

 

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Niche https://www.niche.com/colleges/search/best-colleges/ Research Colleges
FAFSA https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa Applying for Student Loans
Money Geek https://www.moneygeek.com/financial-planning/paying-for-college/scholarship-resources/hispanic-students/ Scholarships and Financial Resources for Hispanic Students
ACT & SAT https://collegesofdistinction.com/advice/a-list-of-scholarships-by-act-sat-scores/ Scholarships by ACT and SAT Scores
Quest Bridge: College Match https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/national-college-match/who-should-apply?gclid=Cj0KCQjwtsv7BRCmARIsANu-CQetaW_iufYtFHbidi6MS4QWuU4Yfs6j0J_NxGbzpiDmVhc6Su-ymdAaAkxDEALw_wcB College Match
Quest Bridge: College Prep Scholars Program https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/college-prep-scholars College Prep Scholars Program
Indigenous Student College Guide https://study.com/resources/indigenous-student-college-guide