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Local Scholarships for the Class of 2014:
"All local scholarship applications are due to the high school counseling office by March 26th, no later than 3:00 p.m."Athletic Booster Club Scholarship Application | Amount: $500 One $500 scholarship will be presented to a male and one $500 scholarship will be presented to a female. Exhibited leadership in all areas of sports. . David Cooper Scholarship Application | Amount: Varies Must be going into an educational field. Delma Jack Memorial Scholarship Application | Amount: Varies Delma Jack was a long time employee and resident of the Lone Jack C-6 School District, and vitally interested in furthering the education of young people. F & C Bank Citizenship Award Application | Amount: $500 The Citizenship Award is designed to help a student, who through their High School career has been a role model to other students in school activities as well as in the community. Fabius M. Butler Memorial Scholarship Fund Application | Amount: Varies Initiated in 1986, the Fabius Martin Butler Scholarship Fund was made possible by a trust fund of 25% of Mr. Butler's estate. Mr. Butler was a long time employee and resident of the Lone Jack C-6 School District, and vitally interested in furthering the education of young people. This fund is managed by the Superintendent of Schools, and is placed in an interest bearing account, which matures about September 20th annually. Herschel & Loleta White Scholarship | Amount: (2) $500 Herschel and Loleta White moved to Lone Jack in 1957 where they managed a fishing and boating lake. Then in 1964 to 1976 they owned and operated Tiny's Dari Inn. All three of their children, Deloris, Bobby and Marilyn attended and graduated from Lone Jack High School. Herschel was better known as Tiny Tillman who died of colon cancer in 1996. Loleta kept busy raising her family, running the Dari Inn, but still found time to be active in church and local organizations, until her health got bad and she passed away in 2005. Three of their grandchildren, Christa, Arthur and Donna Dillinger also attended and graduated from Lone Jack High School. So it is with great pride that Mike and Marilyn Terry present two $500 scholarships in their memory. James Osborn Scholarship Fund Application | Amount: $200 In honor of the late James Osborn, the Lone Jack PTA has established this scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior of Lone Jack High School. Janine Tucker Memorial Scholarship Application | Amount: Varies This scholarship was established in memory of Janine Tucker. At the time of her death, Janine was 15 years old and a sophomore at Lone Jack High School. The purpose of this fund is to help provide financial support to a LJHS graduating senior pursuing education in an accredited college or technical school. Lone Jack Athletic Association Scholarship Application | Amount: (2) $300 In order to support the Lone Jack High School athletic programs, to encourage and support college-bound athletes, and to promote our own youth programs, the Lone Jack Athletic Association will present two scholarships. Lone Jack Civic Club Scholarship Application | Amount: $500 The Lone Jack Civic Club Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior of the Lone Jack High School who plans to attend a college, university, or vocational-technical school. The student must have completed a minimum of one year at Lone Jack High School prior to graduation. Lone Jack Class of 1982 | Amount: $500 To encourage and support students of Lone Jack as they continue their education. Lone Jack Community Teacher Association (MSTA) Educational Scholarship | Amount: $200 A Lone Jack Senior who needs financial aid to pursue an education degree in an accredited institution working toward teaching certification. Lone Jack Fine Arts Booster Club Scholarship Application | Amount: $500 The Lone Jack High School Fine Arts Booster Club will award a scholarship in the amount of $500 each school year. The scholarship will be awarded to a senior student who has made significant contributions to the Lone Jack Fine Arts Booster Club and who will continue post-secondary education.
Lone Oak Valley Scholarship Application | Amount: $400 The Lone Oak Valley Scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior planning to major in a field of education.
Scholarships of Interest:
"All scholarships of interest listed below are updated as organizations send the high school current information."Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program | Amount: $1000 Deadline: June Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with their scholarship program. They will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Diesel/Heavy Equipment Scholarship | Amount: $1000 Deadline: March The Kansas City Associated Equipment Distributors (KCAED) has developed a scholarship for students with interest in pursuing a post-secondary education in either Heavy Equipment or Diesel Engine repair. Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Endowments | Amount: Varies Deadline: Varies Scholarships for students who are Missouri residents. Requirements vary. Executive Women International Scholarship Program l Amount: up to $3,500 Deadline: January Executive Women International (EWI) is a professional business organization, which brings together key individuals from diverse businesses for the purpose of promoting member firms, enhancing personal and professional development and encouraging community involvement. EWI has Chapters in the United States, Canada and Europe. Greater Kansas City Community Foundation | Amount: Varies Deadline: Varies Listing of many scholarships available to individuals in the Greater Kansas City area. Horatio Alger Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: October Scholarship rewards students who possess the character to succeed in life. Help students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education. Jackson County Farm Bureau Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: March Jackson County Farm Bureau offers a scholarship to a couple of students in our county that will be attending college this coming fall. James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program | Amount: Varies Deadline: February The James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Foundation was established in 1981 pursuant to the provisions of the wills of James L. and Nellie M. Westlake for the purpose of assisting Missouri residents in pursuing a college education. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited four-year institution of the student's choice. Janice M Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund | Amount: $2,500 Deadline: March Established to honor Janice Marie Scott who perished in the Pentagon on September 11, 2001 when terrorists crashed American Airlines Flight 77 into the building of the Pentagon. K.C. Associated Equipment Distributors Scholarship Application | Amount: $1,000 Deadline: February The Kansas City Associated Equipment Distributors award up to four annual scholarships to up to four full-time students. Both men and women, attending a vocational/technical school, and pursuing a certificate or associates degree in Diesel Mechanics or Heavy Equipment Repair, are eligible to apply. K-STATE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION | Amount: $1,000 Deadline: November/December Must be living in the Greater Kansas City area. Kettle Call | Amount: $1,000 Deadline: December The Salvation Army is looking for graduating high-school seniors to volunteer a few hours of their time to ring bells at The Salvation Army's Red Kettles at an area Hy-Vee. Register & complete volunteer hours for a chance to win a $1,000 college scholarship. LASE Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: March High school seniors who will be attending college and plan on majoring in a special education or related service area (special education teacher, speech/language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, teacher of the visually impaired or deaf educator etc.) Mary Burt Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: March The Mary S. Burt Scholarship Fund has been established in memory of Mary Burt, past manager of the St. Charles County Soil and Water Conservation District. Missouri Bankers Foundation Scholarship | Amount: $500 Deadline: March The Missouri Bankers Foundation Scholarship Fund is designed to encourage college-level study for young people who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of banking. Missouri Community Service Commission (MCSC) scholarship | Amount: $1,000 Deadline: February Eight $1,000 Missouri Community Service Commission scholarships are available to 9-12 grade student-volunteers. Missouri Insurance Education Foundation Scholarship | Amount: $1,500 Deadline: March This scholarship will provide four (4) deserving Missouri high school graduating seniors interested in or intending to pursue an insurance, risk management or actuarial science course of study in a Missouri college or university. Missouri State PTA Teacher Education Scholarships | Amount: Varies
Deadline: January Missouri Congress of Parents and Teachers award Teacher Education Scholarships up to $500 per year for the purpose of educating students of outstanding ability and sincerity of purpose who will enter the teaching profession. MO Sheriffs' Scholarship | Amount: $1,000 Deadline: January The Missouri Sheriffs’ Association offers 16 — $1,000 scholarships each year to college-bound Missouri high school seniors who intend to pursue a criminal justice career and will be attending a Missouri college or university. MSPE Western Chapter Engineering Scholarships | Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February This scholarship is provided for graduating high school seniors who have a genuine interest in engineering. North American Savings Bank Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: May Senior, will financial need, who will be attending college. Oak Grove Masonic Lodge Scholarship | Amount: Varies
Deadline: March Scholarship opportunity for seniors. Pioneer Scholarships For Students With Disabilities | Amount: $500-$2,000 Deadline: March The Joe Cleres Memorial Scholarship Program was established by the New Outlook Pioneers(Alcatel-Lucent, Agere Systems and Avaya employees and retirees) and is offered each year to students who are physically or mentally challenged and are in pursuit of further education. Prairie Township Rescue Unit Scholarship | Amount: $3,000-$5,000 Deadline: April If you are a high school senior within the fire districts of Lake Lotawana, Lone Jack or Prairie Township you are eligible to apply. Project 21 2014 Scholarship | Amount: $1,000-$1,500 Deadline: March Scholarship opportunity that includes disseminating a message by writing an
article or creating a poster or video addressing the issue of underage gambling. Surveyor Scholarship | Amount: $1,500 Deadline: March The purpose of this award is to encourage students going to college to major in land surveying or a land surveying related field. Sussle Scholarship | Amount: $500 Deadline: Varies Sussle is a community-generated encyclopedia of images, videos, and facts. Help them by contributing your knowledge, and in return, they offer an easy scholarship. Teach Grant | Amount: $4,000 Deadline: Varies A non-need based program that provides grants to teachers in a high-need field at a low-income elementary or secondary school. The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program | Amount: $25,000 Deadline: February Scholarship opportunity for those who want to go into engineering, technology, design or business in the automotive industry. Wendy's High School HEISMAN | Amount: Varies Deadline: October Recognizing outstanding male & female high school students who excel in academics, athletics, and leadership. West Central Electric Cooperative Scholarship | Amount: Varies Deadline: Varies West Central offers three scholarship programs to graduating seniors in their service area.