Career, College, Financial Aid and ACT Resources
Some information and application forms are available online. Contact Mrs. Flynn for other forms.
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Student Award Search
PublicHealth.org is a site that provides information on careers in public health, and resources on major public health issues, such as a preventative care guide.
Scholarships From Insurance Companies
- South O’Brien Education Foundation Scholarships Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, April 1, 2020.
- Buena Vista University -STEM Careers Scholarship Deadline not designated
- EFC of $13,500 or less according to the FAFSA, then two of the following: GPA of 3.3 or higher, ACT Math score of 24 or higher, or rank in the top 25% or your class
- Waldorf College – ChantellCooley Leadership Scholarship for Women Waldorf.edu/admissions Deadline not designated
- Based on leadership potential, GPA and ACT and membership in one of the following campus organizations: Entrepreneurship, Service Learning, Digital Media, STEM, Campus Ministry, Creative Writing, Honors, Historia. http://www.waldorf.edu
- Midland University Student Assistant Softball Coach Scholarship . Deadline not designated
- Roles may include – Video Coordinator, Social Media Coordinator, Community Service Coordinator, Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, and Coaching. See Mrs. Flynn.
- Mount Mercy University – Catherine McAuley Scholarship
- Deadline not designated www.mtmercy.edu/free-tuition
- Free tuition to students whose family income is $50,000 or less annually. Must fill out the FAFSA by 6/30/2020.
- Koehler & Dramm’s Floral Career Scholarship 12-31-19
Iowa State University – Beta Sigma Psi Fraternity www.epsilon.betasigmapsi.org/scholarship
1-11-20 –eligible for all awards
3-30-20 – eligible for two awards
7-1-20 – eligible for one award
- ClaimAid 1-15-20 http://www.claimaid.com/iowa-scholarships/
2 scholarships: ($2,000)
- The Star Student Scholarship of Iowa – Special Education student who will continue his/her education at a college or university.
- The Special Education Teacher Scholarship of Iowa – graduating senior student who will continue his/her education at a college or university and is planning to study Education, specifically Special Education.
- TheDream.US thedream.us/scholarships/.
TheDream.US is the nation’s largest college access and success program for immigrant youth with DACA or TPS status, or that meet TheDream.US immigration eligibility criteria
Opportunity Scholarship 1-20-20
National Scholarship 2-27-20
- Grand Lodge of Iowa – Masonic Scholarship 2-1-20
- Iowa State Rifle & Pistol Assn. www.iasrpa.org. 2-1-20
- Qualifications: US citizenship, participation in a shooting team or club, minimum of 3.0 GPA. 2 – $1,000 scholarships.
- Simpson College 2-1-20
- Culver Fellows Program
- Student interested in being involved in encouraging civic engagement and public service. Contact the Office of Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- DACA/undocumented students Access Grant
- Minimum 3.25 High school GPA, identified as undocumented or a DACA recipient.Must be admitted to Simpson College
- Iowa State University: 2-1-20
- First Robotics Future Cyclones Scholarship
- Triangle Scholar-Leader Scholarship
- Male enrolled In FIRST Robotics program intending to enroll in STEM/Architecture program.
- The Jackie Robinson Foundation 2-12-20
- The Jackie Robinson Foundation offers promising minority students not only a generous four-year grant to assist with the costs of attending college, but also a full support network of fellow scholars, alumni, and professional mentors to help them excel in school and beyond.
- Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship www.hy-vee.com 2-10-20
- $1,000. Must be a high school senior working for Hy-Vee or the son/daughter of a Hy-Vee employee. Must be seeking a 4-year degree.
- Iowa Newspaper Foundation www.INAnews.com. 2-14-20
- Scholarships available for students preparing for a newspaper career.
- O’Brien and Cherokee County Soil and Water Conservation 2-14-20
- Pursuing programs of study in any field of agriculture or natural resources.
- Iowa Student Loan funding opportunities.
- MCEC Technical Scholarship – Grand Lodge of Iowa 3-1-20
- United Methodist Foundation https://iumf.org/scholarships 3-1-20
- General scholarships for students going to non-Methodist colleges, scholarships for students going to United Methodist colleges and seminary scholarships designated for individuals following the call to join the ministry.
- Iowa Automobile Dealers Association IADA.com 3-2-20
- Must be committed to the pursuit of automotive studies, such as technician training, body shop/collision repair, diesel, new vehicle sales, parts sales, accounting, or business administration.
- SMF Foundation www.smffoundation.com 3-31-20
- Scholarships to students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota, Iowa, or Wisconsin employers.
- University of Iowa – ACACIA 3-31-20
- Cobell Scholarship Program cobellscholar.org 3-31-20
- Scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled members of U.S. federally recognized tribes, pursuing vocational, undergraduate, and graduate degrees.
- Brian Pearson Memorial 4-6-20
- High school juniors or seniors who have participated in Iowa Games events.
- PB & J Scholarship http://bit.ly/pbjscholarship 5-31-20
- For students who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed.
- Charles Burkhart Scholarship 6-19-20
- Based on interest and activity in golf, the potential for future contributions to the game, leadership skills/community involvement, academic/professional ability and financial need.