Scholarships in Missouri

Curators Scholar Award

Award: $3,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Missouri resident, be in top 5% of class, and have a minimum ACT composite of 28.

Undergraduate Award

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Missouri or Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, or Wyandotte counties in Kansas. Applicants must rank in top fourth of class. Dentistry, medicine, and pharmacy students are not eligible. Out-of-state recipients receive a scholarship for non-resident fees.

Chancellors Scholar Award

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Missouri or Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, or Wyandotte counties in Kansas. Applicants must rank in top tenth of class or have a minimum 23 ACT composite score. Dentistry, medicine, and pharmacy students are not eligible.

General Nonresident Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a nonresident, demonstrate high academic achievement, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be a first degree-seeking student enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester). Incoming freshman applicant must rank in top 3% of secondary school class. Sophomore, junior, and senior applicants must be current or previous recipients of award. Recipients must complete a minimum of 40 hours of Arizona community service off campus at a nonprofit agency during year of award.

Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: July 1

Applicant must be accepted and enrolled in an approved nursing or health care related program. Applicant must reside within the Heartland Foundation service region which includes the following counties in Missouri: Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Ray, and Worth; in Iowa: Decatur, Fremont, Page, Ringgold, and Taylor; in Kansas: Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, and Nemaha; and in Nebraska: Nemaha and Richardson.

Marie Shea Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a nonresident of Arizona and a full-time student and demonstrate financial need.

Foundation Scholarship

Award: $600, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must be a Missouri resident who has been accepted to or currently enrolled in an American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE)-accredited program with at least one term remaining after award date.

Non-Resident Tuition Award for Entering Freshman From Neighboring States

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a resident of Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, or Texas and have a minimum 3.0 GPA and minimum composite ACT score of 24 (combined SAT I score of 1090).

Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be the child of a parent who has a degree from U of Arkansas, Fayetteville and is a current member of the Arkansas Alumni Association. Applicant must be a nonresident of Arkansas and have a minimum 3.0 GPA and a composite ACT score of 24-36 (combined SAT I score of 1110-1600). Applicant must submit Arkansas Alumni Legacy Data Form and apply for and be accepted for admission.

Legacy Tuition Reduction Grant

Award: -, Deadline: August 1

Applicant must be a nonresident and the child of a parent with a degree from U of Arkansas, Fayetteville and who is a current member of the Arkansas Alumni Association. Applicant must submit Arkansas Alumni Legacy Data Form and apply for and be accepted for admission.

Missouri College Guarantee Program

Award: $2,014, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must demonstrate financial need, be a legal Missouri resident, and be working toward the first undergraduate degree as a full-time student attending an approved non-profit Missouri institution. Students majoring in theology or divinity are not eligible. Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and a minimum composite ACT score of 20 (combined SAT I score of 950). FAFSA must be received by central processor by April 1.

Non-Resident Award

Award: -, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be an entering freshman student who is not a resident of Michigan. Applicant must meet Oakland admission criteria and live in university housing for two years.

President's Grant

Award: -, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be the child or stepchild of a Kent State University graduate and be an out-of-state resident.

Community College Scholarship

Award: $700, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.

National Scholars Award

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be a non-resident or international student with a minimum admissions index score of 129.

Blue & Gold Level 2 Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman who is a not a resident of West Virginia.

Honors College National Scholarship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must have out-of-state residency status and be eligible for admission to the Honors College.

Honors College Tuition Grant

Award: -, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must have out-of-state residency status and be a member of the Honors College receiving a Professional Assistantship.

Red Cedar Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must have out-of-state residency status and be the dependent or grandchild of an alumni/ae.

Merit Recognition Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must have out-of-state residency status who is a National Merit Scholar and has listed Michigan State University as a first choice with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

University Scholars Award

Award: $8,000, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must be a domestic non-resident student who is not invited to the Honors College. Minimum 3.5 GPA and minimum composite ACT test score of 24 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100) required.

Inmon Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need. Preference given to Missouri residents.

Kenneth E. and Jane A. Meyer Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA; entering freshmen must rank in the upper quarter percent of their graduating class. Preference given to students from Mt. Vernon or Butler, MO.

Rex D. Ebrite Scholarship

Award: $375, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. First priority is given to a Gainesville High School graduate; second priority to any Ozark County graduate; and third priority to any Greene, Polk, Dade, Lawrence, Christian, Webster, or Dallas County graduate with financial need.

Missouri Teacher Education Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a Missouri resident and rank in the top 15 percent of their high school class, or score in the top 15 percent on the ACT or SAT. Selection made by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).

Margueritte Ross Barnett Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a Missouri resident enrolled part-time (6-11 credit hours) and employed at least 20 hours per week. Financial need is required.

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Economics Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.

Anthropology Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.

Fine Arts General Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.

Accountancy Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.