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Northwest Missouri State University



The following are college scholarships that as Upward Bound students,
you may be eligible to qualify for:

Name of Scholarship

Application Due Date Description / Qualifications Link
Casey's & Dr. Pepper's Tuition Giveaway October 31, 2015 Casey’s and Dr Pepper are teaming up to help pay for your education! Enter September 1 – October 31, 2015 for your chance to win one of two $5,000 Grand Prize scholarships or one of forty $1,000 scholarships. Application
Get Up Get Active Scholarship October 31, 2015 Must be in good standing and submit a short essay on a given topic about the importance of getting active Scholarship Website
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards November 3, 2015 Must be currently (or within the past year) involved in volunteer activities Scholarship Website
MU Annual Scholarship Application

December 1, 2015

Fill out one application for multiple scholarship opportunities, must be attending the University of Missouri-Columbia Scholarship Website
AXA Achievement Scholarship December 15, 2015 For seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two or four-year college/university, must be one of the first 10,000 applications to be considered Scholarship Website
MENSA Education and Research Foundation Scholarship

January 15, 2016

All students are elgible.  A 550 word essay describing your career and academic goals is required Scholarship Website
Missouri Conservation Agents Association Scholarship

February 1, 2016

Must pursue a degree in Biology, Wildlife Management, Forestry, Fisheries, Ecology, Agriculture, Criminal Justice, or a related field Scholarship Website
Buick Achievers Scholarship February 26, 2016 Must pursue a major in Engineering/Technology or select Design and Business-related programs of study Scholarship Website
Nodaway County Farmers Mutual

March 1, 2016

Must attend a college or university in the state of Missouri Scholarship Website
District, Regional & National TRIO Scholarships March 15, 2016

Online applications only. Please see the instructions for applying. As you get to the application You will be asked to provide the name and email of your nominator, please use Tanya Riley ( 

NOTE: Link reads St. Louis area scholarships, they are within our district so there are scholarships for you, such as, MO-KAN-NE Board of Directors Scholarship, Rising TRIO Achiever ScholarshipEOA Board of Director Scholarship and EOA Emerging Leader Scholarship just to name a few.

Application Instructions

MFA Foundation Scholarship March 15, 2016 Must have plans to attend an accredite postsecondary school in any course of study Application
St. Francis Hospital Auxiliary March 15, 2016 Must pursue LPN, RN, or other medical career Application
MSTA Kent King Educator Scholarship June 1, 2016 Students elgible are those who plan to attend a college or university with a major in education. Application must be turned into your school counselor