Scholarship Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the Counselors Office at PHS.

Gear Up ScholarshipIf you are in Kansas Kids Gear Up, you're eligible to apply. Students attending a trade/technical school are not eligible to apply.See Jim FryerVaries
Raise MeA scholarship search engine that offers students "micro scholarships" from participating collegeswww.raise.mevaries
GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship ProgramSeveral Scholarships available based upon leadership and service.https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/varies
Aspiring Nurse ScholarshipNursing Schools Almanac will award $1000 to an aspiring future nurse who best demonstrates academic excellence in science and math and a passion for nursing and the overall healthcare field.http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click on "Aspiring Nurse Scholarship" on the right.June 30
Insuring Success ScholarshipFor any student who plans on attending college next fallSee Ms. Ulbrich for an applicationMay 4
Student Scholarships.orgMany interesting and eclectic scholarships available on this site!www.studentscholarships.orgvaries
Labette Community CollegeFor students planning on attending one of the Labette Community College Campuses in the fall. If you have a 3.0 GPA or better, you get a full tuition scholarship, all you pay are fees!www.labette.eduApril 1
Fort Scott Community CollegeFor students planning on attending the Fort Scott Community College Campus OR one of the FSCC career programs such as Cosmetology, Masonry, Welding, Construction, etc, in the fall. Full tuition waivers with a GPA of 2.0 or better---all you pay are fees!!1) Apply for admission to FSCC at fortscott.edu/applynow 2) Visit fortscot.edu/student, click GIZMO Login, and sign in 3) Select Scholarship Application under the Account Info drop-down menuRight now! They are first come, first serve!
Horatio Alger Career and Technical ScholarshipFor students enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical program, pell grant eligible, and be a United States Citizenapplication.horatioalger.orgJune 15
Pittsburg State UniversityFor students planning on attending PSU in the fall. www.pittstate.eduFeb. 1
Hispanic Scholarship FundMust be of Hispanic Heritage

Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students

Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students

Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)

U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)

Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)
https://www.hsf.net/April 2
PSU Department of ChemistryFor students majoring in Polymer Chemistry or Chemistry with a Polymer emphasis. Initial applicants must have: 1) An ACT of at least 25. 2) 3.0 GPA or better 3) An essay (no more than 700 words) on their career goals 4) A letter of reference from a teacher they have had in class.Contact Linda Hoesli at lhoesli@pittstate.edu for an application.March 15
Kansas City Associated Equipment DistributorsFor students planning on training for a career in Heavy Equipment and Diesel Engine RepairSee counseling for an applicationFeb. 1
Westar Energy Scholarships6 scholarships are available through Westar for students interested in becoming linemen, powerplant operators, and wind energy technicians.https://www.westarenergy.com/scholarship-opportunitiesMarch 15
KS County Clerks ScholarshipApplicants must be majoring in either Journalism, Political Science, Business, or Communications; have at least a 3.0 GPA, and; be a Kansas resident planning to attend a college in KansasSee counselor for an applicationMarch 29
Dr. David Whitney KARA Agronomy ScholarshipFor students planning on attending K-State and majoring in AgronomySee counselor for an applicationMarch 1
Kansas Agribusiness Retailers AssociationFor students planning on attending K-State and majoring in AgronomySee counselor for an applicationMarch 1
Kansas Foster and Adoptive Children Scholarship FundThe students eligilbe for assistance shall be student who are or have been foster children in the State of Kansas, including foster children who have been adopted.See counselor for an application
June 1 and Nov 1
KACRAO ScholarshipFor Kansas students who have demonstrated quailty leadership in high school with at least a 3.5 GPAhttps://kacrao.memberclicks.net/kacrao-scholarshipMarch 15
The Kansas Association of Directors of Plant FacilitiesPromotes bringing the buildings and grounds profession to a greater height of knowledge and professionalism and has established a scholarship fund and will award five $1,000 academic scholarships and one $1,000 technical scholarship to qualifying students.The students must be residents of Kansas and graduate from a Kansas High School and plan to attend a Kansas College or technical school. Only children whose parent or legal guardian is actively employed in a K-12 or secondary education institution and engaged in a buildings and grounds, food service or transportation position shall be eligible for these scholarshipsSee Mrs. Ulbrich if you fit the criteria to apply for this scholarship.January 29
Pittsburg Sunflower KiwanisFor students who will attend Pittsburg State University and maintain at least a 3.0 GPASee counselor for an applicationMarch 15