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Missouri Scholarships

by Mary Brito | Last Updated: May 6, 2022

Important Note: The purpose of this detailed listing is to help you plan your scholarship search throughout the year. Please find information below about scholarships for Missouri students. Some of the deadlines may be from prior years. Scholarship deadlines are cyclical, so even if a deadline has passed, the website will likely be updated for the 2021-22 cycle. Be sure to reach out to the sponsor or check sponsor websites for the most recent details.

January

This is given to high school seniors who are pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree can apply online and then visit their local participating Ford Truck dealer for signature and dealer code. The deadline to apply is January 14th. Learn more here.

This is for $2000. This provides support for graduating high school seniors with their college education through scholarship. Applicants must have a 3.4 gpa plan to attend college/university, citizens or permanent residents of the US. The deadline to apply is January 31st. Read more here.

This offers awards up to $1000 to full-time high school seniors who reside in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, or St. Charles County with 3.0 gpa. The deadline to apply is January 31st. Learn more here

This gives an $1000 award to  students who have worked to advance racial equity in their communities. The deadline to apply is January 31st. Learn more here

February

This offers awards up to $1000 for multiple-birth students seeking initial enrollment in accredited post high school education or training. The applicants must reside within the St. Louis, MO-IL metropolitan statistical areas. The deadline to apply is February 19th. Learn more here.

This is up to $5000 and is given to students who are deserving in college and  pursuing regular faculty and curriculum. High school senior applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, college applicants must have at least 2.75 GPA, and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. The application deadline is February 7th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $2000 to High School Seniors who plan to major in Agribusiness Systems of Power Structural and Technical Systems with 2.5 GPA. The deadline to apply is February 1st. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $1000 to Missouri high school students from a Missouri farm or rural area. Applicants plan to attend 2 or 4 colleges and major in agronomy or related fields. The deadline to apply is February 15th. Learn more here.

This offers $5000 awards to high school seniors who live in states with regional branches and will attend college in the US. Offers $3500 to college freshmen, sophomores or juniors who live and attend college in states with region branches. The deadline to apply is February 28th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $3000 to support dependent sons or daughters of a full- or part-time employee of Simon Property Group. To be eligible, applicants must be 23 years old or younger and planning to enroll in full time 2 or 4 years college. The deadline to apply is February 19th. Learn more here.

March

This offer awards up $1,000 to graduating Willard High School Senior with 2.5+ gpa. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university or technical training school. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers awards up to $1,000 to graduating High School Senior who has been or currently is in Foster Care/Alternative Care or is currently homeless. Students need to have 2+ GPA and apply to a 2 or 4 year college. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers awards up to $400 to graduating Belle High School Senior with 3.0 gpa and ACT score of 25+. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to ​​$575 graduating Monett High School Senior, who demonstrate athletic and academic activities and achievement with 2.5+ gpa and 95% attendance. Students must be applying to a 2 or 4 college. The deadline to apply is March 14. Learn more here

This offers awards up to $3000 to high school seniors who are African-American heritage and reside in the six (6) county Kansas City metropolitan area. Applicants must attend a 2 or  year college.The deadline to apply is March 18th. Learn more here

This offers awards up to $10,000 to help high school seniors completing 2 or 4 year degrees from minority and other historically underserved communities. Applicants must be a US citizen or permanent resident. The deadline to apply is March 8th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $2500 to college students in the St. Louis area who are majoring in Art. Applicants must be a full or half-time college student majoring in an art discipline. The deadline to apply is March 15th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $6,600 to a female high school student who is attending high school, and will be entering 11th or 12th grade. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Learn more here

This offers$1,500 to Seymour High School Senior, preference for Education majors. Students must attend 2 or 4 year college/university. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers $750 to Ash Grove High School Senior who is pursuing an agricultural degree. Students need to participate in FFA for two years and attend 2 or 4 year college/university. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 24th. Learn more here

This offers $1,000 to Gainesville High School Senior who is applying to 2 or 4 year college. Need to demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $750 to female Diamond, Grandy, Neosho or Seneca High School Senior with 2.5+ GPA. Students attending a 2 or 4 year college/university. Applicants need to demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,000 to Willow Springs High School Senior, with a preference for FFA Members. Students must attend a 2 or 4 year college. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,500 to High School Senior from Southern Missouri with 2.5+ GPA and 21+ ACT. Students must attend a 2 or 4 year college majoring in Agriculture, Natural Resources or related field as aligned with the Missouri Association of Resource Conservation & Development Councils mission. Student need to demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $200 to Monett High School Senior who has participated in the MHS athletic program with 2.5+ gpa. Students must attend 2 or 4 year college/university. The deadline to apply is March 14. Learn more here.

This offers $400 to Mountain Grove High School Senior to those who participated in any varsity athletic program and 2.5+ gpa. Students must attend college, majoring in Coaching, Physical Education or a related field. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers $500 to Valle High School Senior who attend a Missouri college/university with the intent of pursuing a STEM related field of study. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $2,000 to Gainesville High School Senior who is female and volunteered at least twelve hours as a mentor to a younger student, or as an assistant to a senior in the community. Requirement of 21+ ACT and must attend a 2 or 4 year college, demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $500 to Ozark High School Senior with 3.0 gpa and plans to major in History or Political Science or Education with a preference to teach Social Studies, History or Political Science in college. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $1000 to students who plan to pursue college studies in banking-related degree programs. The deadline to apply is March 5th. Learn more here.

This awards up to $3500 to high school seniors who have shown good academic, leadership and service in the community. Applicants legally reside in required regions, have outstanding academic achievement records and have a positive attitude in college work. The deadline is March 26th. More details here.

This offers $2,500.00 to graduating Cassville R-IV, Wheaton R-III, or McDonald R-I (Anderson/Rocky Comfort only) High School Senior. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university. Applicants must demonstrates financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers $1,000 to Owensville High School Senior, who is an active member of DECA and/or FBLA, and successfully completed classes in Business and/or Marketing. Requirement of 2.5+ gpa and attend 2 or 4 year college, majoring in Business, Business Education or Business related field. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,500 to High School Senior from Southwest Missouri, preference for MSPE children and/or grandchildren who have 3.0+ gpa and 29+ ACT. Students need to major in Engineering. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 26th. Learn more here

This offers $1,000 to Ozark High School Senior with 2.5+ gpa and attend part or full time college. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $600 to Parkview High School Senior who have 3.5+ GPA. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here

This offers $1,000 to Ava High School Senior who have 3.0+ GPA. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university or technical training school. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,000 to Students attending Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Southwest Baptist University and GPA of 2.5 or above. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $800 to Willard High School Senior with GPA of 2.5 or above. Students must also attend a two or four year college, university and demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Read more here.

This offers $1,000 to Pierce City High School Senior who plans to attend college/university. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $750 to Eminence High School Senior who is applying to a two or four year accredited college. Students need to demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $600 to graduating Alton, Ava, Bakersfield, Cabool, Couch, Dora,  Eminence, Gainesville, Hartville, Houston, Koshkonong, Licking, Mtn. Grove, Mtn. View, Norwood, Thayer, West Plains, Willow Springs or Winona  High School Senior. Students need to attend a 2 or 4 year college. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,250 to Cassville High School Senior who is a first generation college student with GPA of 3.5 or above. Students must attend full time college. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $500 to graduating Couch High School Senior who majors in  Business, Education and Health. Students must attend 2 or 4 year college. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $2,500 to Law students who graduated from any Southern MO High School. Students must be attending University of Missouri – School of Law; going into second or third year of study. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $1,500 to Seymour High School Senior who is a member of FFA. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university or technical training school. Demonstrate financial need. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers $1,300 to West Plains High School Senior who is pursuing Healthcare, and then Education majors GPA of 3.5 or above. Students must be applying to a two or four year accredited college, university or technical training school. The deadline to apply is March 14th. Learn more here.

This offers $750 to Creighton High School Senior, who has attended Creighton all four years with 3.0+ gpa. Students must be applying to a 2 or 4 year  college/university. The deadline to apply is March 14th.  Learn more here.

This offers up to $1500 to high school senior with 2.0+ GPA who are entering college and attend the Missouri Mayflower Society Spring Luncheon. Applicants need to be United States citizens residing in Missouri. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Learn more here.

This offers award up to $41,000 to students under 21 years of age, about to attend their first year of higher education, and who meet the height requirements of TCI— 5′ 10″ (178 cm) for women, and 6′ 2″ (188 cm) for men. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Learn more here.

This offers $5000 to students who are preparing for a career in the healthcare field (e.g., nursing, physical or occupational therapy, or pre-medical arts). The deadline is mid March. Learn more here.

This awards high school students who reside within the 1st congressional district. Applicants need to demonstrate financial need. Applicant must plan to enroll in a full time college/university.The deadline is March 31st. Learn more here.

April

This offers awards up to $3,000 to students who are attending Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rollo, MO, pursuing a career in the Aggregates industry. The deadline to apply is April 16th. Learn more here.

This is given to African American and Black graduating high school seniors. This scholarship ranges from $2,500 – $20,000 scholarship. A constituent of a Congressional Black Caucus Member is a must. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Learn more here.

This awards according to placement, 1st Place – $2,000; 2nd Place – $1,500; 3rd Place – $1,250 to African American high school juniors and seniors who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. A requirement of constituent of a Congressional Black Caucus Member is a must. The selected recipients are invited to attend the CBCF Annual Legislative Conference to participate in a  discussion with other guests. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Learn more here.

This gives $5000 to African American graduating high school seniors who are pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree in performing arts. Applicants must currently be in  full time studies, and have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. The deadline to apply is April 30th. More info. here.

This awards up to $5000 to African American graduating high school seniors who are pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree in visual arts. Applicants must currently be in  full time studies, and have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Read more here.

This offers awards up to $1000 to students impacted by multiple sclerosis, either directly or as a family member. Applicants must be US citizens who plan to attend 2 or 4 year college. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Learn more here

This offers $1000 to High school seniors at a high school in Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin. Applicants need to be legal US residents and planning to attend 2 or 4 year college. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $1500 to students that are graduating female seniors or returning female college students from the greater Kansas City area, have a minimum 3.2 GPA and regularly attend classes. Financial need and community service will also be taken into consideration. The deadline to apply is April 15th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $10,000 to high school juniors and seniors demonstrating financial need who are enrolling in full-time undergraduate degree. Preference given to applicants of any faith connected to the Jewish community and first-generation college students.The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

This gives $2,500 scholarships to qualified Jewish students who show academic  achievement and financial need as well as are pursuing a business degree. The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

This offers $2,500 scholarships for rabbinical training for St. Louis residents. Applicants need to demonstrate financial need and intent to pursue a career in the rabbinate. The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

This offers $1,000 for a local law school student who demonstrating financial need and a willingness to contribute their time and talent to the Jewish community. Applicants must have resided in the St. Louis metropolitan area for no less than 10 years. The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

This offers up to $1,000 in scholarship money to Missouri area college or university students demonstrating scholastic achievement and financial need. The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

 

This offers $1,000 scholarships to deserving and qualified students enrolled in colleges who are pursuing undergraduate degrees in professional fields. The deadline to apply is April 8th. Learn more here.

May

This gives up to $10,000 to American Indian high school seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher who reside in one of the 23 states serviced by the BNSF. Applicants also must be a US citizen and  current AISES member. The deadline to apply is May 31st. More details here.

This offers awards up to $1500 to Private Pilots of all ages, applicants must already hold a current Private Pilot Certificate. The deadline to apply is May 15th. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $5,000 to students who have Cystic Fibrosis. Applicants need to be a U.S. citizen, accepted to a college with 2.7 GPA. The deadline to apply is May 1st. Learn more here.

June

This offers awards up to $500  to student graduates from Hermann High School preferred, or graduates from Owensville, Wellsville, Middletown, Montgomery, N Callaway, New Bloomfield, Fulton or S Callaway High School. Students need to have 2.5+ gpa and have completed 50 college hours and be committed to obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry, Plant or Soil/Environmental Sciences. The deadline to apply is June 15th. Learn more here.

This offers awards of $3000 to students attending a 4 year teacher preparation program with 23+ ACT or 1360+ on SAT and with 2.5+ GPA. The deadline to apply is June 1st. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $1250 to students applicants who enrolled in a degree program in project management or a related field benefiting from project management. Applicants must be a member of the KC PMI chapter or a direct family member of a chapter member. The deadline to apply is June 1st. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $20,000 in cash to high school students who make the best prom attire out of duct tape. The deadline to apply is June 9th. Learn more here.

July

This offers awards up to $2000 to students who have successfully completed one year as a student in an accredited healthcare program and are currently enrolled. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The deadline to apply is July 16th.  Learn more here.

August

September

October

This gives $5000 to high school seniors from the 6 primary rice-growing states: Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Texas. Applicants who haven’t won a National Rice Month Scholarship are eligible to apply. The deadline to apply is October 31st. More info. here.

November

This is up to $11,000 and is based on high performance in academic coursework of the students that are outside of the state. The deadline to apply is November 1st. Read more here.

December

This offers awards up to $2000 to legal US residents in all 50 states, including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who are 13-18 years old and currently enrolled in high school. The deadline to apply is December 15th. Learn more here.

Deadlines Vary

This offer varies scholarship to the child of a public safety officer or a Missouri Department of Transportation employee engaged in the construction or maintenance of the state’s highways, roads, and bridges killed or permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty. Students must be a Missouri resident and US citizen or permanent resident. Learn more here

This offers awards up to $16,000 to under-represented minority students in the fields of engineering and computer science. Applicants must be in a partnering university with a NACME Program and a minimum GPA of 2.8. Read more here.

This offers awards up to $6000 to any student entering the DC, ND, MSOM, or MSAc program at National University for the first time with 3.5+ GPA. Recipients must enroll in at least 15 credit semesters. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $4,000 to any student entering the DC, ND, MSOM, or MSAc program at National University for the first time, with 3.25+ gpa. Recipients must enroll in at least 15 credit hours each trimester. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $2000 to any student entering the DC, ND, MSOM, and MSAc program at National University for the first time 3.0-3.24 GPA. Recipients must enroll in at least 15 credit hours each trimester. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $20,000 to repay part of a Soldier’s qualifying student loans. Only specified Military Occupational Specialties (MOSs) qualify for the LRP. Soldiers must enlist for a minimum of six years, and have a high school diploma. More details here.

This offers $1000 to students involved in DREAM who will have graduated from Missouri Valley High School or Omaha North High Magnet School, is eligible to apply for this scholarship. Learn more here.

This offers awards up to $15,000 to resident of any state, excluding Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin to freshmen of University of Minnesota. Learn more here.

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Mary Brito is enrolled at the prestigious Macaulay Honors College at City University of New York Queens College. She is studying urban studies and political science and aspires to one day work in the nonprofit sector for a social justice organization. Knowing the difficulties, hardships, and struggles that students face on their journey to college, Mary offers insight on the ins and outs of college admissions, what colleges look for in personal statements and supplemental essays, and navigating the scholarship and paying for the college process. For fun, Mary likes to paint, travel, and explore the city with friends. She will also be a programming and residential life assistant for high school students in Building Community at Columbia University.