• Below are local and national scholarships just for you. While individual colleges and universities offer various forms of merit-based aid, or scholarships, several local organizations, businesses and community groups offer scholarships as well. Below we have provided a comprehensive list of scholarships available throughout the year. Visit the Guidance Department often to get the most current scholarship information.

  • Scholarships for Seniors (In Alphabetical Order)

    *Please Note-Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, many scholarship providers are extending their deadlines. Please check with individual providers for deadlines*

     

    Coca-Cola Scholarship

    Deadline: October 31, 2020

    How to Apply: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

    Eligibility:

    • Current high school/home-schooled students attending a school in one of the 50 U.S. states, Puerto Rico, or select DoD schools who will graduate high school during the 2020-2021 academic school year
    • U.S. Citizens (not a Temporary Resident), U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees - based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility
    • Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

     

    Burger King Scholars Program

    How to Apply: https://burgerking.scholarsapply.org/information.php

    Eligibility: Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census

    • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
    • Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2021.
    • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
    • Must apply for federal financial aid for the 2021-2022 academic year using the Free Application for the Federal Student Aid (FASFA) by early April 2021
    • Submit one letter of recommendation online
    • Apply by December 15, 2020

     

    Ron Brown Scholarship-The Ron Brown Scholarship honors the legacy of Ronald H. Brown through a selective scholarship program that advances higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans.  RBSP competitively awards Ron Brown Scholars four-year $40,000 scholarships ($10,000 each year) to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship – the four pillars of the late Ronald H. Brown’s mission to uplift people of all races, cultures and ethnicities – especially our disadvantaged youth. To be eligible, you must:

    • Must be Black/African American.
    • Must excel academically.
    • Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
    • Must participate in community service activities.
    • Demonstrate financial need.
    • Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card
    • Be a current high school senior at the time of your application.  NOTE: Current college students are not eligible to apply.
    • Apply by January 9, 2021

     

    Kelly Lynn Lutz

    Deadline: January 10, 2021

    How to Apply:  Application attached.  https://www.kllscholarshipfund.org/scholarship

    Amount: $2,000

    Eligibility:

    • Lost the life of at least one parent (biological or not) to cancer before the age of 22.
    • Be a US citizen and live in Kansas or Missouri.
    • Attend a 2- or 4-year (minimum) higher education establishment.
    • Have an interest in education, arts, environment, math, or science.
    • Show service involvement in the community, church, school, or other non-curricular activity.
    • Indicate financial need.
    • Submit the completed application, including personal essay and reference.
    • Submit a copy of the parent’s death certificate.
    • Submit a current picture of yourself and a family picture that includes the deceased parent.

     

    Zeta Charitable Foundation of St. Louis, Inc.-The goal of the Zeta Charitable Foundation of St. Louis, Inc. is to impact the community by creating and supporting activities to improve the human condition. As part of our mission to improve the human condition, the Zeta Charitable Foundation of St. Louis, Inc. awards scholarships to young women who are graduating high school seniors in the St. Louis Metropolitian area, who have plans to attend a four year accreditited college or university after graduation from high school. 

    Eligibility:

    • Be Female
    • Be a current high school senior
    • Be a resident of St. Louis City or St. Louis County
    • Have been accepted to a four-year college or university
    • Have performed a minimum of 40 hours of community service.
    • 3 Professional References (COMMUNITY SERVICE ADVISOR, SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR, and SOMEONE WHO HAS KNOWN YOU FOR 3 YEARS OR MORE WHO IS NOT A RELATIVE)
    • List leadership positions you have held.
    • ESSAY: Write a 500 word essay on the topic "Why a College Education is Important to Me."
    • Apply by December 31, 2020

     

     APIA Scholarship Program

    Deadline: January 14, 2021

    How to Apply: https://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/

    Eligibility: Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census

    • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
    • Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2021.
    • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
    • Must apply for federal financial aid for the 2021-2022 academic year using the Free Application for the Federal Student Aid (FASFA) by early April 2021
    • Submit one letter of recommendation online

     

     

    Scholarships For All Grade Levels