2018-2019 Scholarships


October 1 – Danforth Scholars Program at Washington University-St. Louis. The Danforth Scholars Program honors the student who embraces high ideals, whose life choices are guided by personal integrity, selflessness, a commitment to community, and a dedication to leadership and academic excellence. If interested in being nominated for this scholarship see Mrs. Petree.

October 6 – AES Engineering Services Scholarship: This is a $500 scholarship that looks at a student's character, based on a 1000 word essay answering What are your dreams for your future? When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? Scholarships are intended for future leaders across a variety of fields, you do not have to be an Engineering major to receive this scholarship. Interested applicants should visit  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm.

October 15 - Burger King McLamore Foundation:  High school seniors are invited to apply for this scholarship visit www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/whatwedo/scholarsprogram for more information. (December 15, 2018 deadline)

October 25 – Horatio Alger Scholarship: Since 1984, the Horatio Alger Association has awarded nearly $100 million in college scholarships to deserving students. The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute society. Interested applicants should see Mrs. Petree for more details or visit Scholarship Information for more information.

October 31 - COCA-COLA Scholars Program Scholarship: Awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 31ST class in 2019, the Foundation has provided over 5,700 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $60 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. To apply visit https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/ccsf

November 5 – Prudential Spirit of Community Award: Students who have made a difference through volunteering are encouraged to apply. Recipients will have the opportunity to travel to Washington D.C. next May, along with a $1000.00 cash prize. This award is sponsored by Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals. Visit http://spirit.prudential.com or www.principals.org/spirit and click on the “Apply Now” link and the follow the instructions.

November 1 – Missouri S&T Chancellor’s Scholarship: $12,000 per year awarded to 15 incoming freshman. This is a competitive scholarship and applicants must have a completed application for admission on file with the university. Applicants must have an ACT of 30 or above by the October 2012 ACT test date, and be in the top 10% of their senior class OR have a 3.75 cumulative GPA. Visit http://sfa.mst.edu/ to download the application.

December 1 – Mizzou Scholars Award: $10,000 per year. 33 ACT or 1140 SAT and strong academic record required. This is a competitive scholarship and applicants must have a completed application for admission on file with the university. Visit http://www.missouri.edu for eligibility requirements and to download the application.

December 1- Missouri State University Diversity in Education Scholarship: This scholarship is worth $2,000 per year for first two years and $3,000 per year for years three and four. Students must meet the criteria shown above for the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship and must have declared a major that leads to a Bachelor of Science in Education or Bachelor of Music Education degree. Students selected to be considered for this scholarship will be invited to participate in the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship interview program and thus will be considered also for that award and for the Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award. To renew this scholarship, students must complete 24 credit hours at Missouri State University each academic year with a 2.75 cumulative MSU grade point average. Additionally, students must remain in a program leading to a teaching certificate. Students must be admitted to the teacher education program to receive the scholarship for years three and four. To apply, complete the Missouri State Multicultural Leadership Scholarship Application found at www.missouristate.edu/multiculturalapp and apply for admission by December 1.

December 1 – Missouri State University Inclusive Excellence Leadership Scholarship: 50 scholarships valued at $4,000 per year for four years. Recipients of this scholarship will be chosen by the Inclusive Excellence Scholarship Selection Committee. The goal of the committee will be to select a cohort of students each year who have a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences and who seek the opportunity to contribute to the University’s goal of creating a climate of inclusive excellence. Students will be selected based on their academic record, their combination of school, community, and family involvement and activities, and their demonstrated commitment to becoming a leader in an inclusive society. To apply complete the Inclusive Excellence Leadership Scholarship Application found at https://www.missouristate.edu/secure/financialaid/InclusiveExcellenceApp.htm and apply for admission by December 1.  

December 1 – Missouri State University Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award: Up to $2,000 per year. Students who participate in the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship interview program but are not selected for that scholarship will be considered for the Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award. To renew, complete 24 MSU credit hours each academic year with a 2.75 grade point average. Furthermore, applicants must submit an application for admissions by December 1. Visit www.missouristate.edu/multiculturalapp for more details.


December 1 – Missouri State University Hutchens/SGA Centennial Leaders Scholarship: 24 scholarships with a value of $1,250 - $2,500 per year are awarded based on financial need as demonstrated on the FAFSA. Applicants must rank in the top 50% of their class OR have a 3.0 GPA and a minimum 20 ACT score. The Centennial Leaders Scholarship Selection Committee will choose candidates from among the qualified applicants who will be invited to an on-campus interview program.  Finalists will be selected as a result of the interview process. In addition, applicants must submit an application for admissions by December 1. Visit www.missouristate.educentennialapp for more details.
 
December 1 – Missouri State University Presidential Scholarship: 35 scholarships valued at $12500 per year. This is a competitive scholarship and applicants must rank in the top 10% of their class or have a 3.9 GPA and possess a 30 ACT score. Visit www.missouristate.edu/financialaid/scholarships/presscholinfo.htm for more information. $12,500 per year ($6,250 for tuition and $6,250 for on-campus housing). Total potential value over four years: $50,000.. Non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees. To be eligible, the student must be in the top 10 percent of class (or 3.90 GPA on a 4.00 scale) combined with a minimum ACT of 30 (or SAT of 1330*). The renewal criteria are as follows; complete 30 Missouri State credit hours each academic year with a 3.60 cumulative Missouri State grade point average. Additionally, to renew for your fourth year, you will be required to complete an average of 40 hours of community or campus service each year during your first three years.

December 1  Missouri State University Scholarship: 35 scholarships valued at $7,000 per year for the first 2 years, and $5,000 per year for the last 2 years for a total value of $24,000. Students who are invited to interview for the Presidential Scholarship but do not receive it, are considered for this scholarship. To be considered, apply for the presidential scholarship found at www.missouristate.edu/financialaid/scholarships/presscholinfo.htm.

December 15 – AXA Achievement Scholarship: $10,000 scholarship. Applicants must be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2018-2019 academic year. Enrollment at an accredited postsecondary institution outside of the United States will be considered on a case-by-case basis and demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities. For more information or to apply visit: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/about.html. 

January 10  Edward Jones Minority Scholarship Drury University: Scholarship amounts will vary, and are available to students who represent an ethnic minority. Recipients will earn a minor in Entrepreneurship. Applicants must be accepted into Drury University and be United States Citizens. Apply online at www.drury.edu/ejms Priority deadline is December 1.

January 10  Drury University Trustee Scholarship: There are two Trustee scholarship amounts offered. For the $19,000 guaranteed scholarship the student will have a minimum 33 ACT AND a minimum 3.9 GPA, OR the student will be a National Merit Finalist. For the $10,000 guaranteed scholarship the student will have a minimum 29 ACT AND minimum 3.7 GPA, OR an IB diploma, OR be a National Merit Semifinalist. The Trustee scholarships are guaranteed if you meet the minimum requirements, and cannot be combined with the Presidential or Dean's scholarships. To qualify for one of these scholarships you must meet the minimum requirements and be accepted to Drury University. Once accepted to Drury you will not have to fill out additional paperwork, these are automatically applied if you meet the requirements. Priority deadline is December 1.

January 10 Drury University Presidential Scholarship: There are three Presidential scholarship amounts offered. For the $8,000 guaranteed scholarship the student will have a minimum 28 ACT AND minimum 3.5 GPA. For the $7,000 guaranteed scholarship the student will have a minimum 25 ACT AND a minimum 3.2 GPA. OR The students' parent is an ordained minister in Disciples of Christ or United Church of Christ. For the $6,000 guaranteed scholarship the student will have a minimum 24 ACT AND minimum 3.0 GPA. The Presidential Scholarships are guaranteed if you meet the minimum requirements, and cannot be combined with the Trustee or Dean's scholarships. To qualify for one of these scholarships you must meet the minimum requirements and be accepted to Drury University. Once accepted to Drury you will not have to fill out additional paperwork, these are automatically applied if you meet the requirements. Priority deadline is December 1.

January 10 Drury University Dean's Scholarship: This is a $1,000 scholarship. To qualify students must have a minimum 21 ACT AND minimum 3.0 GPA. OR be in the A+ program OR be a member of Disciples of Christ/United Church of Christ OR be an Alumni Legacy OR be a Boys State Participant OR be a Girls State participant. The Dean's Scholarship is guaranteed if you meet the minimum requirements, and cannot be combined with the Trustee or Presidential Scholarships. To qualify for the Dean's scholarship you must meet the minimum requirements and be accepted to Drury University. Once accepted to Drury you will not have to fill out additional paperwork, these are automatically applied if you meet the requirements. Priority deadline is December 1.

January 13 – Evangel University Founders Scholarship: Evangel University provides full- and half-tuition academic scholarships to first-time students who have consistently demonstrated their commitment to Christ and to high academic achievement. These awards, known as the Founders Scholarship, are the highest academic scholarships offered by EU. Evangel invites students with a minimum grade point average of 3.8 (on a 4.0 scale) and an ACT composite score of 30 or above, or an SAT Critical Reading and Math score of 1330 or above, to apply for the prestigious Founders Scholarship. Interested applicants must be accepted to Evangel University, visit http://www.evangel.edu/financial/scholarships/founders-scholarship/ for more details.

January 15 – Missouri State University A+ Scholarship: 100 scholarships are given out, $500 per year. Total potential value over four years:  $2,000. Must qualify for regular admission to MSU and meet A+ program requirements. Students must apply for admission by January 15, submit the A+ scholarship recognition application, and provide verification of participation in the A+ program. A final high school transcript verifying A+ certification is also required to confirm eligibility.

January 15 – Missouri State University Board of Governors Scholarship: 5,000 per year. Total potential value over four years: $20,000. Non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees.  Board of Governors recipients will also have access to a $500 voucher to apply toward a University-approved Study Away program. Must be in Top 10 percent of class (or 3.90 GPA on a 4.00 scale) combined with a minimum ACT of 28 (or SAT of 1250*).  Students who receive an International Baccalaureate diploma will also be awarded this scholarship. To renew, Complete 30 Missouri State credit hours each academic year with a 3.50 cumulative Missouri State grade point average. Additionally, to renew for their fourth year, students will be required to complete an average of 40 hours of community or campus service each year during their first three years.  Students must meet renewal criteria to retain eligibility for the Study Away voucher. Apply for admission by January 15, Eligible students will be identified based on their admission application credentials.

January 15 – Missouri State University Provost Scholarship: $2,500 per year. Total potential value over four years: $10,000. Non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees. Top 20 percent of class (or 3.70 GPA on a 4.00 scale) combined with a minimum ACT of 26 (or SAT of 1170*) or rank first or second in graduating class after the 6th or 7th semester. To renew, Complete 30 Missouri State credit hours each academic year with a 3.40 cumulative Missouri State grade point average. Apply for admission by January 15. Eligible students will be identified based on their admission application credentials.

January 15 – Missouri State University Dean's Scholarship: $1,500 per year.  Total potential value over four years: $6,000. Non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees. Top 20 percent of class (or 3.70 GPA on a 4.00 scale) combined with a minimum ACT score of 24 (or SAT of 1090*). To renew, complete 30 Missouri State credit hours each academic year with a 3.30 cumulative Missouri State grade point average. Apply for admission by January 15. Eligible students will be identified based on their admission application credentials.

January 15 - Southwest Baptist University J.R. Maupin Founders Award: Full tuition awarded to three recipients. If an applicant qualifies for an Ingman Distinguished Scholars Award or a Pike Scholars Award, he/she may apply for this award. The applicant must apply by January 15, 2019  and attend Scholar’s Day on February 11, 2019.

January 15 - Southwest Baptist University Dotile Scholars Award: $500-$2500 (Unlimited awards given annually). If an applicant qualifies for an Ingman Distinguished Scholars Award or a Pike Scholars Award, he/she may apply for this award. The applicant must apply by January 15, 2019 and attend Scholar’s Day on February 11, 2019.

January 30 – Missouri State University Hutchens/SGA Centennial Leadership Scholarship: 24 scholarships awarded each year valued at $1250-$2500 per year. Total potential over two years $2500-$5000. Applicants must be in the top one-half of their class or have a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale), combined with a composite ACT score of 20. Interested applicants should visit www.missouristate.edu/centennialapp

February 1 - Missouri State University Promise Scholarship: $1,000 for the first year and $1,500 for the second year. Students are selected for this scholarship based on a combination of financial need and academic potential as demonstrated by a combination of class rank, grade point average, and ACT or SAT scores. No special application is required. Apply for admission and complete the FAFSA no later than February 1 for the fall semester. Recipients will be selected on a rolling basis.  Because the number of scholarships is limited, students are encouraged to apply for admission and complete the FAFSA early.

February 1 - Community Foundation of the Ozarks: The Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) is proud to administer some 230 scholarships, as a service to the greater community. Most of the scholarship grant awards are for graduating high school seniors. Please visit www.cfozarks.org after February 1, 2019.  Scholarships & amounts are subject to change. For specific information please contact Judith Billings, Scholarship Coordinator at (417) 864-6199 or jbillings@cfozarks.org.

February 1 – AXA Achievement Community Scholarship: $2,000 scholarship. Applicants must be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States by Fall 2019. Enrollment at an accredited postsecondary institution outside of the United States will be considered on a case-by-case basis. They will be ambitious and motivated, as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community, or work activities. For more information or to apply visit; www.axa-achievement.com

February 1 – James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program: Scholarship awards will cover the cost of tuition, plus approximately $2,000 additional to cover the cost of fees, books, and supplies. For freshmen, awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor's degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Awards for community college students transferring to a four-year college or university are renewable up to two years for students entering at the sophomore level, up to one year for students entering at the junior level or until a bachelor's degree is earned. Renewal is contingent upon full-time study, maintaining a cumulative GPA of 2.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale for college freshmen, and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale for college sophomores and juniors, and continuation of the program by the James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Foundation. Awards are for undergraduate study only. Apply online at http://sms.scholarshipamerica.org/westlake/.

February 1 – Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship:This scholarship is awarded once a year to one student. A candidate for this scholarship must be enrolled full-time at a two or four year college or university. Applicants must be Native Americans and proof of American Indian blood is required by letter or proof papers. Students must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and a have a 3.0 GPA or higher. The amount of the scholarship is based on total return of the endowment, and may vary year to year. See Mrs. Petree for application.

February 15 – Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger American History Scholarship: One $2,000 award is given to a graduating high school student who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study (24 credits minimum) in American History and Government. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years. See Mrs. Petree for application.

February 15 – Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship: This scholarship is awarded to students who are in financial need and are accepted and enrolled in an accredited school of nursing. See Mrs. Petree for application.

February 15 – Lillian and Arthur Dunn Scholarship: This is a $2,000 scholarship awarded for up to four years to well qualified, deserving sons or daughters of the NSDAR for four years of college. See Mrs. Petree for application.

February 15 – Madeline Pickett (Halbert) Cogswell Nursing Scholarship: This scholarship is a one-time award of $1,000  awarded to students who are accepted or enrolled in an accredited school of nursing. Applicants must be members, descendants of members or be eligible for membership for NSDAR. See Mrs. Petree for application.

February 28 - Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship: Scholarship Value: $2,500 – 20 Awards To be eligible for this scholarship you must: 1. A high school student who plans to enroll full-time in one of the following: geology, geophysics, physics, chemical, civil, electrical, geological, geophysical, and mechanical or petroleum engineering. Applications can be found by visiting: http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship.php

February 28– Buick Achievers Scholarship Program: Recipients will be awarded one scholarship at either of the two award levels: 1,000 Buick Achievers Scholarships of $2,000, available for four years and one additional year for those entering a five-year engineering program. 100 Buick Achievers National Scholarships of up to $25,000 per year, available for four years, and one additional year for those entering a five-year engineering program. The actual award amount will not exceed the total cost of the student's tuition, fees, books, supplies, required equipment, room and board and other allowable expenses, less other gift aid known at the time of application (scholarships, grants and other awards that do not have to be paid back). Apply online at http://www.buickachievers.com/.

March 1- Missouri State University Boys State Leadership Award: 5 scholarships are given, valued at $1,000. Entering freshmen must have both a solid academic record and a strong record of leadership and have participated in Missouri Boys State.  Students must apply for admission, submit the general scholarship application found here; http://www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid/scholarships/GeneralScholarships.htm and provide verification of Missouri Boys State participation to the Office of Student Financial Aid by March 1 of their senior year.

March 1- Missouri State University Girls State Leadership Award:  5 scholarships are given, valued at $1,000. Entering freshmen must have both a solid academic record and a strong record of leadership and have participated in Missouri Girls State.  Students must apply for admission, submit the general scholarship application found here; http://www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid/scholarships/GeneralScholarships.htm and provide verification of Missouri Girls State participation to the Office of Student Financial Aid by March 1 of their senior year.

March 15 - Kohl's Cares: Kohl's recognizes more than 2,100 kids, ages six to 18, with more than $415,000 in scholarships and prizes ranging from $50 Kohl's Gift cards to $10,000 scholarships for post-secondary education. Please visit www.kohlskids.com from February 1 through March 15, 2019.

March 17 – Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship: The Junior League of Springfield anticipates awarding two scholarships in the amount of $2000.00 each to be used to assist the recipients in meeting the cost of their college education. Applicants must be female and a US Citizen, US National, or US Permanent Resident. For complete eligibity requirements and an application, please see Mrs. Petree.

March 23 – Students for Life High School Scholarship Program: Scholarship Vale: $500 – 40 Awards To be eligible students must be active members in National Honor Society. NHS members interested in this scholarship opportunity should see Mrs. Petree for an application.

April 1 – Carl E. Lippelman Kiwanis Scholarship: $1500 scholarship available to Class of 2019 high school seniors. Applicant must be applying for entrance to a four year accredited institution of higher learning. Completed application and supplemental documents must be submitted no later than April 1, 2019. See Mrs. Petree for application.

April 1 – American Indian Scholarship: This scholarship is a one-time award of $1,000 intended to help Native American college/university and technical school students of any age, any tribe, in any state at the undergraduate and graduate level. Applicant must be Native Americans (evidence of American Indian heritage is required) in financial need and have a GPA of 2.75 or higher. See Mrs. Petree for application.

April 20 – Lillie Lois Ford Scholarship Fund: 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 and a 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. See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 20 – M.D. “Jack Murphy Memorial Nurses Training Fund: Currently one $750 award is given for two consecutive semesters, and may, by application, be extended for two additional consecutive 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 applicant must have graduated in the top 40% 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 at $375 per semester. See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 20 – Joseph J. Frank Scholarship: Five awards of $500 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.  See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 20 – Charles L. Bacon Memorial Scholarship: Two awards of $500 are given annually in memory of the first Missourian to serve as a National Commander of The American Legion. Eligible are individuals who are currently members of The American Legion, or a descendent 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.  See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 20 – Erman W. Taylor Memorial Scholarship: Two $500 awards are given annually to a student planning on obtaining a degree in education, in honor of this Past National Executive Committeemen from Missouri. To be eligible, individuals must: (1) be a descendent 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 in an accredited college or university; (4) provide a  copy of the discharge certificate for the veteran (DD214) on whose the application is made; and (5) submit an essay of 500 words or less on the subject listed on the application. See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 20 – Shane Dean Voyles Memorial Scholarship: One $500 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 should be selected on athletic, scholastic, and leadership abilities. (3) The nominee should be deeply involved in community and school activities. (4) Must use the award as a full time student in an accredited college or university. See Mrs. Petree for more details.

April 30 – Soroptimist-Shirley /Lollar Scholarship: One scholarship in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded to a deserving young person planning to attend college or vocational school in the fall of 2012. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of financial need and educational goals. See Mrs. Petree for more details.

May 1 - The Missouri State Leadership Scholarship: Scholarship Value: $1,000 for the academic year. This award is renewable upon completion of 30 Missouri State credit hours each year with a 3.25 cumulative grade point average. For more information see Mrs. Petree.

May 1- Drury University Residential Scholarship: $2,000 annual award available to students who choose to live on Drury's campus. To apply you must be accepted to Drury University and submit your housing contract and deposit to Drury.

May 27- B. Davis Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship. High school juniors and seniors are able to apply. This is not an academic scholarship. To apply for this scholarship you must submit an essay on; What you would consider to be the most important issue that society has to deal with in the next 10 or 20 years? Why do you think this issue so important? Visit www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm for more information.

June 1- Missouri State University Advantage Scholarship: $1,000 per year.  Renewable for one year. Total potential value over two years:  $2,000. Awarded to entering freshmen who completed six or more credit hours through the Missouri State University dual credit program with a cumulative MSU grade point average of 3.00 or higher. Apply for admission by June 1 for the fall semester. No special application is required. The scholarship will be awarded automatically to qualified students after grades are posted for their final semester of dual credit enrollment.

June 14- Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program: $1,000 scholarship. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic found on their website. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com For more information or to apply, visit: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

October 6, 2019 – AES Engineering Services Scholarship: This is a $500 scholarship that looks at a student's character, based on a 1000 word essay answering What are your dreams for your future? When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? Scholarships are intended for future leaders across a variety of fields, you do not have to be an Engineering major to receive this scholarship. Interested applicants should visit  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm .

TBA- Riggs Scholarship Fund: General Superintendent's National Scholarship: Two $30,000 scholarships over 4 years are given and Eight one time $5,000 scholarships are given. Must be a high school senior who attends an Assemblies of God church and have a 3.7 GPA or 28 ACT or 1870 SAT (overall score). Additionally, students must demonstrate strength in academics, extracurricular involvement, Christian service and financial need. Visit http://www.agtrust.org/ for more information on how to apply.

General University Scholarships

TBA- Evangel University Zimmerman Grant- This is a 10% tuition discount given to freshmen and transfers who are children of active Assemblies of God licensed/ordained ministers who also have financial need based on FAFSA. Cannot be combined with tuition discounts. Submit application at http://www.evangel.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Zimmerman-Grant-021812-Fillable.pdf

TBA- Evangel University Diversity Scholarship: $2,000 given to Freshmen from a minority ethnic/racial group, up to 10 scholarships are awarded.  Awarded by committee based on merit and need. No application required.

TBA- Evangel University Legacy Scholarship: $1,000 for Freshmen and transfers who are dependents of graduated Evangel University alumni. Must submit application found at;  http://www.evangel.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/alumniLegacy.pdf and have a 3.2 GPA and 22 ACT or 1020 SAT. This award is renewable with a 3.2 GPA and remain in good standing with the university.

TBA- Evangel University Freshman Merit Scholarships: Scholarships range from $1,500-$7,000 per year. They are based on a point system adding GPA with ACT or SAT scores. A minimum 3.0 GPA and 20 ACT/940 SAT score required. The total points determine the obtained scholarship level. This scholarship is awarded automatically based on GPA & test scores and is renewable with a 3.0 GPA. No Application beyond the application for Evangel admission is required.

TBA- Evangel University Excellence and Scholars: Amounts of scholarship vary. Based on merit and need. No application is required, it will be applied by financial aid. University Scholars Awards require 2.5 GPA; EU excellence Scholarships are nonrenewable.

TBA-Evangel University Forensic Scholarship: $500-$3,000. Evangel offers scholarships for participation on our award-winning Forensics Team (speech, drama and oral interpretation) based on merit and demonstrated performance. Students interested in receiving a Forensics scholarship should contact Dr. Mark Kelton 417-865-2815 ext. 8415.

TBA- Evangel University National Bible Quiz: $1,000 Freshmen who are one of the top five individual Bible Quizzers nationally or recipients of the National Memorization Award. Funds are limited. Apply early. Copy of Bible Quiz award certificate faxed or mailed to Student Financial Services.

TBA- Evangel University Marching Band: $300-$400 is given to any student who participates in marching band. This award is renewable with continued participation in marching band.

TBA- Evangel University A+ scholarship: 30 scholarships worth $1,000. Must be a first-time freshmen who have completed the Missouri A+ Schools Program. Submit application found at http://www.evangel.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/MissouriA+Recognition.pdf along with a 3.0 GPA and proof of Missouri A+ completion. Scholarship can be renewed up to 150 credit hours if student maintains 3.0 GPA.

TBA- Drury University Art Award: Award amounts vary. Applicants must be admitted to Drury University, be an Art major, and submit a portfolio. For more information visit www.drury.edu/art or call (417)-873-7263.

TBA- Drury University Athletic Award: Award amounts vary by athletic program. Applicants must be admitted to Drury University. For more information visit www.drurypanthers.com or call (417)-873-726.

TBA- Drury University Debate Award: Applicants must be admitted to Drury University, apply and audition for awards on designated dates. For more information call (417)-873-7524.

TBA- Drury University Music Award: Applicants must be admitted to Drury University, and audition on designated dates. For more information, visit www.drury.edu/music or call (417)-873-7296.

TBA- Drury University Theatre Award: Applicants must be admitted to Drury University, and audition on designated dates. For more information, www.drury.edu/theatre or call (417)-873-6832.

TBA- Drury University Endowed Scholarships: Drury University has numerous endowed and annually funded scholarships which are gifts of money that do not need to be repaid. Many of these scholarships are available to students who have achieved a certain level of academic excellence, and/or are majoring in a particular academic discipline, or are in pursuit of a particular profession or career as their life's work. Applicants must apply to Drury University and complete Drury's Endowed Scholarship Questionnaire at www.drury.edu/esq .

TBA- Drury University Grant: Drury grants are awards offered by Drury University based on a family's financial need. They are awards that do not need to be repaid and can be used to help cover the costs of tuition, fees, and housing charges. Applicants must be accepted to Drury University and file their FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov . Students who qualify will be notified in their financial aid packet.


Southwest Baptist University awards the following scholarships each year to every student who meets the GPA and ACT or SAT criteria.

Ingman Distinguished Scholars Award: $9000 per year based on academic achievement. Past recipients had a 30 on the ACT and a 4.0 GPA or a 28 on the ACT and a 3.85 GPA.

Pike Scholars Award: $8500 per year based on academic achievement. Past recipients had a 29 on the ACT and a 3.5 GPA or a 25 on the ACT and a 3.75 GPA.

Board of Trustees Scholars Award: $7500 per year based on academic achievement. Pats recipients had a 26 on the ACT and a 3.7 GPA or a 21 on the ACT and a 3.6 GPA.

Presidential Scholars Award: $6000 per year based on academic achievement. Past recipients had a 21 on the ACT and a 3.3 GPA or a 19 on the ACT and a 3.0 GPA.

SBU Achievement Grant: $3500 per year based on academic potential, demonstrated commitment and dedication to service in high school, church or your community. This grant is not available to applicants who will qualify for an academic scholarship.


Southwest Baptist University Church Related Scholarships

Church Matching Scholarships: Up to $500 annually in a dollar-for dollar match with applicant’s church contribution.

Church-Related Vocation Scholarship: $2000 annually for applicants majoring in Biblical Studies, Christian Ministries, Religious Studies, Intercultural Studies, Church Music, or Church Recreation.

Dependent of Church Minister Scholarships: $1000 to applicants whose parent or spouse is employed as a full-time minister in a church.

Dependent of Missionary Scholarship: $1000 annually to applicants whose parent or spouse is currently serving in the mission field with the International Mission Board (IMB), North American Mission Board (NAMB) or another approved missions organization.


Southwest Baptist University Performance Scholarships

Fine Arts Scholarships: Upwards from $500 for demonstrated expertise in art, music, or theatre. Students competing for Art scholarships must submit their portfolios by December 1st.

Speech and Debate Scholarships: Upwards of $500 for demonstrated expertise in speech and debate.


Southwest Baptist University Miscellaneous Scholarships

SBU Sibling Scholarship: $500 per year per sibling if applicant and sibling are currently enrolled on the Bolivar campus as undergraduate students. This scholarship is renewable as long as both siblings remain undergraduate students on the Bolivar campus or graduate from SBU.