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Scholarships and Financial Aid

Hello Students and Parents/Guardians!

Scholarships will be made available to Seniors in a variety of ways. Scholarships will be posted to our Google Classroom and on this page.  A student may also request a hard copy of any of the scholarships listed below. Please contact me with any questions or if you need additional assistance. 

Please note the following procedures as you select those for which you wish to apply.

  • - Be sure you meet all qualifications of eligibility before securing an application.
  • - Submit all necessary materials at the same time. 
  • - Mr. Stackhouse is not responsible for locating or requesting letters of recommendation, that is the responsibility of the student.
  • - You must submit a separate application for each scholarship.
  • - Please be sure to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible (Opens October 1st).


Local Scholarships for 2020-2021 School Year

Elk's Lodge Most Valuable Student -- $4000 - $50,000

Living Proof Scholarship -- $500

Big Gator Fireworks Scholarship -- $250

Certa Law Group Scholarship -- $1,000

Kenny and Krystal Shipps Scholarship -- $1,000

Hagan Scholarship -- up to $48,000

MSBA Scholarship -- $1,000 *November 13 deadline* **Leave Name BLANK!**

AGCMO Trade School/College Scholarships -- $1,000 - $2,000

Masonic Scholarship Fund of Missouri -- $4,000+

Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship -- $1,000

Cass County Health Foundation Scholarships

Dr. Darrell "Jack" Holley/ MUSIC Scholarship -- $2,000

Evergy/ Haines-Weber Scholarship -- $6,000

Hawthorn Bank Scholarship (Business or Finance) -- $1,000

West-Central Missouri Association of School Administrators (for education majors) -- (Instructions) (Application)

Grand River Lodge Scholarship -- $550

Cass Regional Medical Center Scholarships

Cass County Retired Teachers Association -- $300

Edwin V. and Louise Perdue Scholarship

Pat Baier Memorial Scholarship -- $1,000

Bates County Youth Advocacy Council Scholarship -- $1,000

Drexel CTA Scholarship

Drexel Public School Foundation Scholarship

Bates County Youth Advocacy Council Scholarship -- $1,000

Citizens Bank Scholarship -- $500

Nationwide Scholarship Websites



Scholarship Central

Free Application Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FAFSA Assistance

College Budgeting Assistance

Guide to College

Unsure of what to expect on the path to college?  Here is a wonderful guide to help assist you as you plan for the next step!

Missouri Department of Higher Education Resources

A+ Program

The A+ Scholarship Program provides scholarship funds to eligible graduates of A+ designated high schools who attend a participating public community college or vocational/technical school, or certain private two-year vocational/technical schools.  To learn more about if you are eligible contact Mr. Shipps. 

Access Missouri Program

Access Missouri is a need-based program designed to be simple to understand, provide predictable, portable awards, and increase access to your school of choice. Your financial eligibility is determined by your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) as calculated through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). 

Bright Flight Program

The Missouri Higher Education Academic Scholarship Program is a merit-based program that encourages top-ranked high school seniors to attend approved Missouri postsecondary schools.

Kid's Chance Program

This scholarship is available to children of workers who were seriously injured or died in a work-related accident covered and compensated by workers' compensation. A serious injury is one that led to a paid settlement or judicial award and is verified with information from the Missouri Division of Workers' Compensation.

Marguerite Ross Barnett Memorial Scholarship

This need-based scholarship was established for students who are employed while attending school part-time.

Minority and Underrepresented Environmental Literacy Program

This is a scholarship designed to assist academically talented minority and underrepresented individuals pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in an environmental course of study that will lead to employment in a field that is clearly environmentally related.

Public Service Officer or Employee's Child Survivor Grant Program

This program provides tuition assistance to certain public employees and their families if the employee is killed or permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty.

Wartime Veteran’s Survivors Grant Program

These grants are available annually to children and spouses of Veterans whose deaths or injuries were: a result of combat action or were attributed to an illness that was contracted while serving in combat action, or who became 80 percent disabled as a result of injuries or accidents sustained in combat action since Sept. 11, 2001. 

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