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Northwest Pathways Scholarship

For students entering Fall 2024 and later

The Northwest Pathways Scholarship is a $1,500 annual award provided to entering first generation students who graduated from select high schools in a four-state region.


  • First-time freshman
  • First generation student
  • Minimum 2.75 high school GPA
  • Graduate from select high schools in Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas
  • Renewable only to those who initially received the award as a first-time freshman or transfer

Award Amount

  • $1,500 (fall/spring)

Renewal Requirements

  • 2.00 Northwest cumulative GPA and completion of 24 credit hours per academic year
  • Maximum award: within 4 consecutive academic years for freshman and within 3 consecutive academic years for transfers (awarded fall, spring, summer with fulltime enrollment)
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Northwest defines first-generation students as those whose parents did not finish a bachelor’s degree.

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Eligible Schools


City High School Name HS Code
Caruthersville  Caruthersville High School 260525
Charleston  Charleston High School 260575
Columbia Frederick Douglass High School 260730
Columbia Muriel Williams Battle HS 260733
Florissant McCluer High School 261075
Florissant Northview High School 991753
Florissant  Hazelwood Central Sr High Sch 261102
Florissant  McCluer North High School 261107
Grandview Grandview High School 261240
Hayti   Hayti R-II Senior High School 261360
Hazelwood  Hazelwood West Senior High 261109
Independence Van Horn High School 261720
Jennings  Jennings Senior High School 261575
Kansas City Allen Village High School 261673
Kansas City Cristo Rey High School 261659
Kansas City Crossroads Preparatory Academy 260014
Kansas City De La Salle Education Center 261625
Kansas City Ewing Marion Kauffman School 260002
Kansas City Frontier School of Excellence 261609
Kansas City Frontier STEM High School 261674
Kansas City Guadalupe Centers High School 261604
Kansas City Hogan Preparatory Academy 261634
Kansas City Manual High School 261660
Kansas City Northeast High School 261665
Kansas City Southeast High School 261672
Kansas City University Academy - Upper 261719
Kansas City  Center Senior High School 261615
Kansas City  Central High School 261620
Kansas City  East High School 261630
Kansas City  Lincoln College Prep Academy 261650
Kansas City  Paseo Academy of Performing Arts 261670
Kansas City  Ruskin High School 261390
Kansas City  Winnetonka High School 261733
Maryland Heights Pattonville High School 262575
North Kansas City North Kansas City High School 262445
Overland  Ritenour High School 262515
Puxico Mingo Puxico Tech High School 262714
Raytown   Raytown High School 262750
Raytown   Raytown South High School 262752
Saint Louis Beaumont High School 262930
Saint Louis Carnahan School of the Future 263119
Saint Louis Central Visual & Performing HS 263118
Saint Louis Clyde Miller Career Academy 263099
Saint Louis Collegiate School of Med/Biosc 262918
Saint Louis Community Access Job Training 991705
Saint Louis Confluence Preparatory Academy 262923
Saint Louis Gateway STEM High School 262949
Saint Louis Grand Center Arts Academy 263130
Saint Louis Hawthorn Ldrshp Schl for Girls 260023
Saint Louis Hazelwood East High School 261108
Saint Louis Imagine College Prep High Sch 262939
Saint Louis KIPP St Louis High School 260011
Saint Louis Lift for Life Academy 262932
Saint Louis McKinley Classical Leadership 263104
Saint Louis Normandy Senior High School 262440
Saint Louis Parkway North High School 260594
Saint Louis Roosevelt High School 263020
Saint Louis Soldan Intntl Studies High Sch 262984
Saint Louis STEAM Academy at McCluer South-Berkeley High 260170
Saint Louis Sumner High School 263100
Saint Louis The Innovation School at Cool Valley 260020
Saint Louis Vashon High School 263110
Saint Louis  Metro High School 262994
Saint Louis  Riverview Gardens Sr High Sch 263015
University City University City High School 263445
Wellston Eskridge High School 263120


City High School Name HS Code
Bettendorf  Rivermont Collegiate 161105
Cedar Rapids Metro High School 160677
Columbus Jct  Columbus Community High School 160915
Davenport Mid City High School 161100
Davenport  North High School 161111
Denison Denison High School 161160
Des Moines Des Moines Public Schools Virtual Campus 160003
Des Moines East High School 161195
Des Moines Hoover High School 161203
Des Moines Lincoln High School 161180
Des Moines North High School 161205
Des Moines Roosevelt High School 161215
Fairfield Maharishi School 161553
Iowa City Elizabeth Tate High School 162153
Iowa City  West High School 162172
Marshalltown  Marshalltown High School 162775
Perry  Perry High School 163505
Postville  Postville High School 163600
Sioux City North High School 164056
Sioux City West High School 164040
Storm Lake Storm Lake High School 164170
Tama  South Tama County High School 164240
Waterloo  East High School 164495
Waterloo  Expo High School 164496
Waterloo  West High School 164520
West Liberty  West Liberty High School 164635


City High School Name HS Code
Coffeyville Field Kindley High School 170620
Deerfield Deerfield High School 170735
Dodge City Dodge City High School 170783
Emporia Emporia High School 170923
Garden City Garden City High School 171065
Johnson Stanton County Community HS 171505
Junction City Junction City High School 171510
Kansas City Bishop Ward High School 171555
Kansas City Fairfax Learning Center 171527
Kansas City  F L Schlagle High School 171537
Kansas City  J C Harmon High School 171536
Kansas City  Sumner Academy Arts & Science 171550
Kansas City  Turner High School 172960
Kansas City  Washington High School 170310
Kansas City  Wyandotte High School 171560
Kismet Southwestern Heights High Sch 171620
Liberal Liberal High School 171770
Satanta Satanta Jr-Sr High School 172690
Syracuse Syracuse High School 172875
Topeka Capital City High School 172929
Topeka Hope Street Academy 172911
Topeka Topeka High School 172925
Topeka  Highland Park High School 172910
Topeka  Topeka West High School 172928
Ulysses Ulysses High School 172975
Wichita Wichita East High School 173206
Wichita Wichita Heights High School 173212
Wichita Wichita North High School 173207
Wichita Wichita Northeast Magnet School 173183
Wichita Wichita Northwest High School 173214
Wichita Wichita South High School 173211
Wichita Wichita Southeast High School 173208
Wichita Wichita West High School 173209


City High School Name HS Code
Boys Town  Boys Town High School 280295
Crete  Crete High School 280585
Grand Island  Grand Island Sr High School 280955
Grand Island  Northwest High School 280953
Kearney  West Kearney High School 281235
Lexington  Lexington High School 281290
Lincoln  Lincoln High School 281305
Macy Umo N Hon Nation Public School 281382
Madison Madison High School 281385
Minatare Minatare High School 281520
Niobrara Isanti High School 281611
Niobrara Niobrara Secondary School 281610
Omaha Central High School 281705
Omaha Harry A Burke Sr High School 281716
Omaha Omaha Street School 281686
Omaha South High School 281760
Omaha William Jennings Bryan HS 281772
Omaha  Benson High School 281690
Omaha  North High School 281720
Omaha  Northwest High School 281722
Ralston  Ralston High School 281980
Schuyler  Schuyler Central High School 282095
South Sioux City South Sioux City High School 282180
Wakefield Wakefield High School 282450
Walthill Walthill School 282460
Winnebago Winnebago High School 282550