Scholarship Information

 

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September 23rd, 2014

Most applications are available in the counseling center or online at the website listed below the specific scholarship. 

 

Trojan Time Scholarship Assistance is available to all students by signing up with the Counseling Center Prior to Trojan Time

 

** = New scholarships

 

** Wendy’s High School Heisman

Deadline: October 3rd

= A well rounded senior who has excelled in the classroom and in sports.  Must have participated in a varsity sport.

Apply on-line at: www.wendysheisman.com

 

** NAACP – McKinley Langford Burnett College Scholarship

Deadline: October 17th Postmarked

3 @ $1,000

= A full-time graduating senior May 2015, 2.5 GPA or above, submit an official copy of transcript, wallet size picture, write a 500 word or more essay. 

 

** Grammy in the Schools

Deadline: October 22nd

= Students involved in music

Apply on-line at: www.grammyintheschools.com

 

** Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program

Deadline: October 25th

Up to $22,000

= Senior who will graduate in May 2015, must pursue a bachelor’s degree (can start out at a 2 year college), financial need, involved in co-curricular activities or community service, displaying integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, GPA of 2.0 or higher, be a US citizen

Apply on-line at: www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

 

November 1st application and scholarship Deadline for many schools!!!!!!

 

** Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

Up to $30,000 per year

Deadline: Early November 2014

= Senior who will graduate in spring 2015, enroll in a 4 year college full-time, GPA of 3.5 or above, ACT of 26 or above, SAT of 1200 or above, demonstrate financial need

Apply on-line at: www.JKCF.org

 

** The Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Deadline: November 4th

= Students who have demonstrated meaningful contributions to their communities through community service.  Students must apply on-line and then notify counseling center of pending application.

Apply on-line at: http://spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit

 

** John Montgomery Belk Scholarship to attend Davidson College in North Carolina

Deadline: November 7th

= Student must attend Davidson College and demonstrate superior intellectual and personal achievement and significant leadership ability.  Student must be nominated by school.

 

**YES For Liberty 2015 Constitution Bee Event

Deadline: December 31st

= Open to all students 9th – 12th grade, must be a Kansas resident, must be a legal US citizen, must plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college technical, vocational, or trade school after high school. 

Apply on-line at: www.yesforliberty.org

 

** Washburn University Leadership Institute

Deadline: January 9th

= Seniors who will graduate in May 2015 and attend Washburn University, student must participate in Washburn’s Leadership institute, student must maintain a college GPA of 3.0 and study a Leadership Minor or Leadership Studies Certificate.

 

 

** Shawnee County Extension Master Gardener Program

Deadline: January 15th

$500

= Seniors who are Shawnee County residents, GPA of 3.0 or higher, show interest in community service

 

 

 

 

 

Trojan Time Scholarship Assistance is available to all students by signing up with the Counseling Center Prior to Trojan Time

 

 

Scholarship Websites to Consider

 

Š       www.Studentscholarships.org

Š       www.Fastweb.com

Š       www.Finaid.org/scholarships

Š       www.Scholarships.com

Š       www.fafsa.ed.gov

Š       FAFSA4caster

 

** Topeka High School and Topeka Public Schools do not endorse or guarantee any of the listed web sites; sites are provided for informational purposes only.**