Scholarships

Applications can be found through our website.  All applications can be turned into the Guidance Office unless stated otherwise.

See Terri Benjamin for more information or if you have any questions. It is important to check daily for new scholarships as they come in.

If dates are from last year it means the scholarship has not updated yet for this year.  Check often for updates!!

PLEASE SEE SCHOLARSHIP LINKS TO SEE ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


September 30, 2021 – Missouri Cattleman’s Scholarship:  Application must be postmarked by September 30, 2021.  Visitwww.mocattle.com/scholarshipprogram for details.

October 19, 2021 – Wendy’s Heisman Scholarship:  Application is due by 3:00PM.    Criteria is as follows:
  • Student must have a 3.0 GPA or better
  • Participate in at least one of the 27 MSHSAA eligible school sponsored sports
  • Graduating with the class of 2022
  • Be a leader and role model for underclassmen

www.wendysheisman.com


 


 

October 31, 2021 (must be submitted by 5pm)  – Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

  • Must be graduating senior 2022
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Planning to pursue a degree at a post-secondary institution
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Go to www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants to apply


 

 

October 31, 2021 – VFW Voice of Democracy

  • Any student 9-12
  • Competes at local level, then winners move on to higher levels

All entries must be sent to the local VFW Post to be eligible.

https://www.vfw.org/VOD


NOVEMBER:

 

November 1, 2021-January 5, 2022- National FFA Scholarship

Select the following link to apply.  National FFA Scholarship

 

 

 

 

November 4, 2021 – Prudential Spirit of Community Award Scholarship – Go towww.spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit to access application.


 

 

November 12,  2021 – MSBA Future Builders Scholarship – Applicants are judged on the basis of academic performance and extracurricular activities.  Start at local level and move to statewide award.  Click the following link to access the application.  Dates will be different than application states due to School Board having to select one student to move on to the next level.

MSBA Future Builders Belcher Scholarship

 

 

 

November 15, 2021: ELK’S NATIONAL FOUNDATION2022  MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP – Deadline is November 15 , 2021

  • Visit the following link to apply. Click on the 2021 MVS application link. Enter your email address to register.
  • Application will be judged on Scholarship, Leadership and Financial Need
  • You must print off you application and give a copy to Terri Benjamin in the Guidance Office to be included in the local scholarship.  The online is only for the National level.

www.elks.org/enf/scholars

 

 


 

 

 

 

November 29, 2021 – MO Show-Me Chapter, Soil and Water Conservation
The SWCS Scholarship provides financial assistance to students wishing to pursue studies with a natural resource conservation orientation at properly accredited colleges or universities.  Visit the following link for the application.

 


DECEMBER:

 

December 1, 2021 – The Hagan Scholarship – go ONLINE to www.hsfmo.org and download application to apply.

Opens September 1, 2021

 

 

December 1, 2021 – Mizzou Alumni Scholarship: Applications can be completed ONLINE atwww.mizzou.com/scholarship – Deadline for submission is December 1, 2021

 

 

 December 17, 2021 – Equitable Excellence Scholarship

Applicants to the Equitable Excellence Scholarship must:

  • Applicants to the Equitable ExcellenceSM Scholarship must:
    • Demonstrate courage, strength and wisdom as shown by community impact through volunteer service
    • Be high school seniors planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States.
    • Be a United States citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico

To apply click the following link:  Equitable Excellence Scholarship

 

JANUARY:

 

January 5, 2022- National FFA Scholarship

Select the following link to apply.  National FFA Scholarship

 

 

 

January 6, 2022 – GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Open to all high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan at school, in the community, in the workplace, and at home.  Recipients receive $10,000 renewable scholarship – up to $40,000 per student.  Visitwww.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships to apply.

 

 


January 12, 2022 – Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley/MUSIC Scholarship:

*** The scholarship link will show a due date of February 19th.  Applications must first be submitted to the guidance office in order to be presented to the School Board for selection prior to the February 19th deadline.  Only 1 application will move to the next level.

 

  • All applications must be typed, no handwritten applications will be considered.
  • Must include a copy of your official high school transcript including your ACT or SAT scores.
  • Must include a letter of recommendation from a district administrator, counselor or teacher. (submit only one)
  • Recipients will be posted on the MUSIC website (http://www.musicprogram.org).

Click the following link for an application, submit applications to the Guidance Office

2022 Jack Holly Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 14, 2022 – JOHN F. KENNEDY Profiles in Courage Essay Contest: 

 

  • This scholarships award is open to high-school students nine through twelve.
  • All students must register online at www.jfklibrary.org – lst place winter receives a $5,000 cash award and $5,000 to grow in a John Hancock 528 College Savings Plan, Second place winner receives $1,000 and there will be five finalists $500.

 

 

 

 

January 15, 2022 – Delta Kappa Gamma, Tau Chapter, Virginia Housman Memorial Recruitment Grant:

Open to  any senior female with an education major or related field.  Must exhibit financial need.  Applicant must show academic ability/involvement.  Application can be found at the following link.

Delta Kappa Gamma Google Doc

 

 

 

January 29th, 2022 – Optimist International Essay Contest.

The Optimist offer 2 contest.  One is an essay contest and one is an Oratorical Contest.  See Terri in the Guidance office for application and rules.

 

 

 

DARS Scholarships – January 31, 2022 

Click the following link for a list of scholarships available.

 

DARS 2022 Student Scholarship

 

 

January 31, 2022 – National Society Daughters of the American Revolution:  

Multiple scholarships are available, click the following link for details.

NSDAR Scholarship Link

 

 

 

January 31, 2022– Ed Stegner natural Resource Scholarship

Ed Stegner Natural Resource Scholarships were established to provide major financial aid to encourage and assist students in five areas of natural resource management:  fisheries, forestry, wildlife, parks and recreation and soil and water conservation.  Visithttp://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/ to apply.


 

 

FEBRUARY:


 

 

February 1, 2022 – Eldon Community Teachers Association (CTA) and Central Region Teachers Association Scholarship:

Eldon Community Teachers Association will award one non-renewable $500 scholarship to current year graduates that intend to enroll full time at a Missouri college or university in preparation for the teaching profession. The recipient of this scholarship will be considered for one of three non-renewable $500 scholarships from the Central Region Teachers Association. Application and instructions can be downloaded by following this link.

 

To get access to this form please email Terri.benjamin@eldonmustangs.org

Google form Eldon Community Teacher Scholarship

 

February 1, 2022 – ESA Foundation Scholarship (Epsilon Sigma Alpha)

The ESA Foundation offers more than 260 scholarships this year for students in the United States, as well as internationally, who meet the criteria of individual endowments.  Click the following link for access to the application.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha Scholarship and Grants

 

 

 

February 1, 2022 – James L and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program

Scholarship awards will cover the cost of tuition, plus approximately $2000 additional to cover the cost of fees, books, and supplies.  See the following link for eligibility and application:

Westlake Scholarship Application

 

 

 

February 1, 2022 – MO State Fair Foundation Youth in Agriculture Scholarship:

Individuals must have participated in the Missouri State Fair as a youth exhibitor in the FFA or 4-H divisions. Must be a high school senior at time the application is submitted and be an active member. Must enroll in an accredited college or university in the state of Missouri. Youth members who have sold livestock in any past Sale of Champions at the MO State Fair are not eligible for this scholarship.  Click on the following link to access the application.

Youth in Agriculture Scholarship

 

 

 


 

February 11,  2022 – MO Corn Growers Scholarship

Please see the following link for guidelines and application.  Deadline to be postmarked no later than February 11, 2022.  If you want the Guidance Office to mail them, please have them turned in no later than February 10, 2022.

MO Corn Growers

 

 

 

February 15, 2022 – MFA Foundation Scholarship:

Open to any senior that is interested in furthering his/her education by engaging in studies relating to agriculture or other fields of study that benefit rural life.

Click the following to download a copy of the application.

MFA Foundation

 

 

February 18, 2022 – Vantage Credit Union-Quest for Education Scholarship:

Go to the following link to see if you qualify: Vantage Credit Union-Quest for Education

 

 

 

 

February 19, 2022 – Optimist International Oratorical Contest.

See Terri in the Guidance Office for applications and rules.

 

 

 

February 28, 2022 -Central MO  Master Gardener Scholarships

  • HS Senior studying Horticulture, Agriculture, Conservation or Forestry
  • GPA of 3.0 or Higher

Click the link below for a downloaded application.

 

Master Gardener Scholarship 2022


 

 

MARCH:

March 1, 2022 – The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year – 

  • Nominee must be a registered, active member of a Boy Scout Troop, Varsity Scout Team, or Venturing Crew chartered to an American Legion post.
  • Received the Eagle Scout Award, be an active member of his religious institution and received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem.
  • Have demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, scouting, and community.

Eagle Scout of the Year Application


 

 

 

March 1, 2022 – Debbie Cox Memorial Scholarship

Open to Eldon High School 2022 senior female student that will be attending a 2 or 4 year college/university.  Student must meet the following:

  • Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA based on a 4.0 scale
  • Must have taken at least 4 business classes
  • Must work at least 15 hours per week

Click the following link to download the application:

Debbie Cox Memorial Fund

 

 

 

 

March 1, 2022 – Farm Credit System Scholarship

Open to Missouri high school seniors whose parents or grandparents are customers of FCS Financial.  Applicants will be judged on leadership roles, work experience, community involvement, knowledge of agriculture and finance.  You must meet the following qualifications:

  • Child or grandchild of an FCS Financial member
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • ACT of 26 or rank in the top 20% of their senior class
  • (you must meet only 1 of the 3 criteria)

visit the FCS website for more information.

 


 

March 1, 2022 – Fresh Start Animal Outreach Scholarship

 

Open to all 2022 graduates that are planning on pursuing a career as a Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian.   There is a scholarship for Vet Tech or Veterianarian.  Click the following links to see criteria for both scholarships.  Please fill out the application below and turn into the Guidance Office by March 1, 2022

 

Fresh Start Vet Tech Scholarship Criteria

Fresh Start Veterinary Medicine Scholarship Criteria

Fresh Start Animal Outreach Application

 

 

 

 

March 1, 2022- July 1, 2022 – State Fair Community College:

If you have been accepted at State Fair Community College you are eligible to file out the general application to be eligible for their scholarships they offer, which are numerous.  Click the following link for access to the site.

https://sfccmo.academicworks.com

 

 

 

 

March 4, 2022 – MOACAC – Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship:

The Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling (MOACAC) is pleased to offer the Braxton Rethwisch scholarship to high school seniors who exhibit a commitment to learning and have demonstrated leadership skills and community service involvement.

Eligibility
Open to current High School Seniors who have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater
Applicants must be a Missouri resident
Applicants must enroll as a full-time student at a MOACAC member postsecondary institution. Click here for list of member institutions

If selected recipient does not enroll in a MOACAC postsecondary member institution, the scholarship will be revoked and awarded to another applicant.

Should you have any questions, please contact MOACACinclusion@gmail.com

To access the application please click on the following link;

 

Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

March 4, 2022 – MO Bankers Association Scholarship;

Click the following link for MBA applications and qualifications.

 

MBA Scholarship

 

 

 

 

March 10, 2022 – Bittersweet Garden Club

  • 2022 graduating senior
  • Must have a B average
  • Plan to major in one of the following fields of study: Agronomy, Agriculture Education, Floriculture, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Botany/Biology, Forestry, Wildlife Science, Plant Pathology/Science, City (Rural & Urban) Planning, Habitat or Forest/Systems Ecology,  Environmental Concerns, Environmental Conservation, Land Management, and/or other related or allied subjects.

Click the following link for a downloadable application.

 

BITTERSWEET GARDEN CLUB

 

 

*****Golf Scholarship extended to March 19th*********

March 12, 2022- MO Women’s Golf Association Scholarship

To apply go to MWGEA page to apply.

MWGEA website

 

 

 

 

March 13, 2022– Theresa Harriett (TH) Carr Schick Scholarship:

  • Graduate from Eldon High School current year
  • Must be involved in vocal music or band
  • Must plan to attend a four year college
  • Preference will go towards Music or Education majors, but open to all

Applications can be obtained by clicking the following links to obtain guidelines and application.

 

Theresa Harriet (TH) Carr Schick Scholarship guidelines

Theresa Harriet (TH) Carr Schick Scholarship 2022

 

 

 

March 13, 2022 – Van Landuyt – Weil Scholarship:

To financially support graduating seniors of Eldon R-1 High School, Eldon, MO.  Established in honor of the parents and family of Kent & Alice Van Landuyt.

  • Member of graduating class of 2022
  • Must attend an accredited university, college, community college or trade school
  • Grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 grade point scale
  • The recipient must be able to fully utilize the scholarship for tuition, fees and/or books; scholarship must not reduce the award amount of any other scholarship the recipient receives
  • If the scholarship is not used, the funds must be returned to said fund

Please click the following link for a downloadable application:

VAN LANDUYT-WEIL 2022

 

 

 

March 13, 2022 – O.G. James Scholarship: 

  • Must be a 2022 Senior
  • Demonstrate scholastic ability, submit transcript
  • Demonstrate financial need; submit FAFSA-EFC
  • Active involvement in school and civic activities
  • Letter of recommendation addressing your potential for completion of college
  • Renewal: up to three additional years, if maintain a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment; if renewal is granted, no new scholarship will be awarded

Click the following link for a downloadable application;

O G James App 2022

 

 

 

 

 

March 13, 2022 – Eldon Lions Club Scholarship:

  • Must be a Eldon High School graduating senior
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Must demonstrate involvement in the community service through a detailed account of their community service activities in an Essay (400-500 words) addressing the importance of community service
  • Provide three letters of recommendation
  • Attach a resume

Click the following link for a downloadable application;

ELDON LIONS CLUB 2022

 


 

March 13, 2022 – Community Foundation of the Ozarks:
CFO Website will list 3/13/22 as a deadline.  That date is a Sunday so they would need to be turned into the guidance office by 3/11/22.

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) is proud to administer some 349 scholarships as a service to the greater community. Most of the scholarship grant awards are for graduating high school seniors; however a growing number are available to students currently enrolled in college/university. Eligibility is most often determined by residency in a particular city.  Below you will find a link for CFO scholarships, search by city for Eldon, MO.  Click each link to find out specific details for each scholarship.  Applications are to be turned into the guidance office.

Visit the Community Foundation Website and download an application or click the following links for an application

 

Jerry A. & Billie J. Setser Scholarship Guidelines

Jerry A. & Billie J. Setser Scholarship Application

 

 

 

March 13, 2022 – Donald & Phoebe Williams Nursing Scholarship:

 

Eligibility:  Students who are seniors at Eldon High School and who will graduate in the spring of 2022.

Applicants must:

  1. Pursue a RN degree
  2. Have at least a 3.5 GPA
  3. Demonstrate need according to the FAFSA Expected Family Contribution Confirmation (EFC)
  4. Demonstrate leadership skills
  5. Participate in community service activities
  6. Write an essay on, “Why I Chose Nursing as a Profession.”

Click the following link to download an application.  Turn in application to the Guidance Office by March 13, 2022. Late entries will not be accepted.

 

Williams DP Nursing App 2022

 

 

March 13, 2022 – Ryan Fountain Memorial/Eldon FFA Alumni Scholarship:

 

Eligibility:  to be eligible for this scholarship a student must:

  • Be a high school senior and currently enrolled in an agriculture education class.
  • Be an active member.
  • Must have been enrolled in the Eldon Agriculture Program for at least 2 years.
  • Must be majoring in agriculture at a 2 or 4 year college or university.
  • Must submit a resume.
  • Must attach your recent State FFA Degree application to this scholarship application.
  • Must Include Essay that states “In 250 words or less (one page) describe the most important thing you have learned from FFA and how you will apply that to your future.”
  • Applications may be subject to an interview.

Click the following link for an application:

Ryan Fountain Memorial Scholarship_2022

 

March 13, 2022 – Charles, Elaine and Chuck Blum Scholarship;

 

The Charles, Elaine and Chuck Blum Scholarship has been established for a graduating senior of Eldon High School.  Applicants that are members of the First Christian Church will have priority.  If now First Christian Church has no graduating seniors then it will be opened up to All seniors of Eldon High School.  Criteria includes;

  • Plans to pursue a post-high school education.
  • Is in need of financial assistance (submit FAFSA).
  • Demonstrate Christian principles, citizenship, integrity and good character.
  • Show determination to complete career goal.
  • Have a GPA of at least 2.5.

Please submit the following;

  • Complete, accurate application
  • Copy of EHS transcript
  • 2 letters of reccommendation, including one from a teacher
  • Resume

Click the following link for a copy of the scholarship application and full guidelines;

Charles, Elaine and Chuck Blum Guidelines

Charles-Elaine-and-Chuck-Blum-Scholarship-application-1

 

 

 

 

 

March 14, 2022 – Eldon FFA Alumni Leadership Scholarship:

  • Must be a high school senior
  • Must be a current FFA member
  • Must not be majoring in Agriculture
  • Must be going to a 4 year college/university
  • Must attach an official transcript
  • Must include an essay that states in 300 words or less, how FFA has impacted your life and career goals

Click the following link for a downloadable application

Eldon FFA Alumni Leadership 2022

 

 

 

March 15, 2022 – Claxton Memorial Scholarship:

Open to any student that has participated in football or golf.  Click the following link to download an application. Turn into the Guidance Office when complete.

 

Claxton Memorial Scholarship

 

 

 

March 15, 2022– Lake Ozark Rotary Club Scholarship:

Open to any senior.  Download the following application and return to the Guidance Office.  You must turn in a FAFSA report along with the application.

Lake Ozark Rotary 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 15, 2022 – Horatio Alger Association Scholarship  Apply online to www.horatioalger.org for more information.

 

March 18, 2022 – Infuze Credit Union:

Open to eligible high school seniors who plan to continue their education at a university, college or technical school.  You must be an Infuze Credit Union in Motion Club member to be eligible.  Click the following link for a downloadable application.

Infuze Credit Union Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

March 22, 2022–(Link will say March 25th but we have to have it mailed to reach them by March 25th Or scanned as a PDF and emailed.

MO Credit Union Scholarships: Pauline “Pat” Miles, Alan T. Busby, Anthony W. Lampe, and Harold “Hal” G. Virgen : 

Applicant selection will be based on:

  • Financial need.
  • Scholastic achievement.
  • Extracurricular activities.
  • Parent or student must be Credit Union members

 

Applicant must print and complete MCU’s online application at

https://missouricu.org/college-scholarships

 

March 24, 2022 – Women Legislators of Missouri Scholarship

Open to all female seniors residing in Missouri.  Click the following for an application:

 

 

 

 

 

March 25, 2022 – Quaker Window Scholarship:

 

  • Applicant must be a high school senior
  • Preference will go to applicant that has a  parent/legal guardian currently working at Quaker Window Products or the applicant is an employee of Quaker Window Products within the previous year.

Click the following link for a downloadable application.

 

Quaker Scholarship 2022

 

 

 March 25, 2022 – Blanche Laffey Memorial Scholarship (Eldon Garden Club Scholarship:
  • Applicant must be planning to enroll in an accredited four-year college or university, a technical school, or junior college for the fall term of the current year.  Applicants are limited to those who plan to study horticulture, plant science, conservation, or forestry.
  • Applicants must attend Eldon High School and have taken some classes from the Agriculture program.
  • Applicants should have at least a grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Each scholarship must be used within nine months after receiving the award.
  • Selection of the recipient will be by the Eldon Garden Club Scholarship committee.  Selection will be based on achievement and career goals.

Click the following link for a downloadable application.

 

Blanche Laffey scholarship 2022

Eldon Common Application

 

 

 

March 30, 2022 – Tri-County Conference, Jeffery B. Carter Memorial

  1. Must be a graduating senior from a designated Tri-County Conference High School.
  2. Must have a 3.0 Or higher GPA.
  3. Must have at least an 18 or high ACT Score

All applications will go through a selection process at their home district.  Application will have a due date of April 8, 2022, that is the day Eldon has to have it to the Tri-County selection committee.  Please turn applications in to Terri Benjamin in the Guidance Office by the end of the day on Monday, March 30th so Eldon’s selection committee can choose who moves on.  Select the following downloadable application:

 

Jeff Carter Memorial Scholarship 2022

 

 

 

 

 

March 31, 2022 – Eldon Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship:

Open to all seniors that will be attending an accredited college or university in Missouri.  Student must be a citizen of the United States and a resident of the State of Missouri.  To obtain an application click the following link.

DAR Scholarship App 2022

 

 

 

 

 

March 31, 2022 – Newkirk-Haynes Nursing Scholarship

Scholarship is available to any 2022 senior that is seeking a nursing degree.  Please click the following for a downloadable application and criteria.

 

Newkirk-Haynes Guidelines

Newkirk-Haynes Application

 

 

 


 

APRIL:

 

 

April 1, 2022 – High Point Community Renewal Association “Lucy Papen Memorial Scholarship”:  If you want the Guidance Office to mail your application, please turn it into the Guidance Office by March 30, 2022

  • Open to any graduate of High Point Elementary School that attended for a minimum of four years
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Must be enrolled as a full time student in an accredited college or university

Click the following link for an application.

Lucy Papen Scholarship 2022 application

 

 

 

April 1, 2022 – Merrell University – Cosmetology or Esthetics Scholarships

Enroll before November 1, 2021 and be one of the outstanding students to receive a $1000.00 scholarship towards tuition to Merrell University. You can  go to Merrell University website for more information or to fill out your application online. Or click the link below for a downloadable copy.

 

Merrell University Application

 

 

 


 April 1, 2022 – Kent Maher Memorial Scholarship:

  • Be a high school senior
  • Must be a current FFA member
  • Must attach an official transcript
  • Must include an essay that states in 300 words or less, how FFA has impacted your life and career goals

Click the following link for a downloadable application.

 

Kent Maher Scholarship

April 1, 2022 – Central Bank of Lake of the Ozarks Scholarship:
Open to all seniors furthering their education.  Applications can be obtained from the following link.
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April 4 2022 – Larry and Joanne Duncan Art Scholarship

Open to all 2022 Eldon High School Seniors.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking the following link or stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a copy.

Criteria:

 

  • Potential for completion of studies
  • Student should have applied and been accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Must be a fine art major.
  • Scholarship money will be paid directly to recipients’ school

Larry & Joanna Duncan Art Scholarship

April 4, 2022 – Larry and Joanne Duncan AG Scholarship

Open to all 2022 Eldon High School Seniors.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking the following link or stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a copy.

Criteria:

  • Potential for completion of studies
  • Student should have applied and been accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Must be an Ag major
  • Scholarship money will be paid directly to recipients’ school

April 4, 2022 – NHS Blood Drive Scholarship:

Open to any senior.  Application can be downloaded at the following link.

NHS BloodDrive Scholarship ComApplication

 

 

 

 

 

April 4, 2022 – National Honor Society

Open to all senior NHS members that are in good standing.  Application can be downloaded at the following link.

NHS Common Application

 


 

 

April 6, 2022 – Community and School Coaching Scholarship:

  • Must be a 2022 graduate
  • Applicant must be planning to enroll in an accredited four year college or university, a technical school, or junior college for the fall term of the current year.
  • Applicant must have the intention of coaching during their career.

Click the following link for a downloadable application or stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a copy.

Community and School Coaching Scholarship

 

 

 

 

April 8, 2022 – Three Rivers Electric – Gilbert G. Hilkemeyer Scholarship:

  • Student must be a high school senior.
  • Parent or legal guardian must be a Three Rivers Electric Cooperative member.
  • Selection is based on interview, GPA, ACT scores, church and community activities, and letters of recommendation.

Visit the following link for a downloadable application:

Three Rivers Scholarship 2022

 

April 8, 2022 – Bill and Sue Abbott Scholarship

Open to any 2022 senior that will be attending a 2 year trade school.

  • Must have a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be enrolled in a Missouri trade school
  • Half of scholarship will be presented once enrollment has been verified. Second half will be paid upon completion of the program

Bill & Sue Abbott Criteria

Bill & Sue Abbott Scholarship Application

 

 

April 12, 2022 – Miller County Farm Bureau:

  • A resident of Miller County
  • Ag background (live on a farm or involved in 4-H or FFA)
  • Will attend a college or technical school
  • Ag major preferred (other areas of study will be considered)
  • Parents are Farm Bureau members or are willing to join Farm Bureau

Deadline is April 15, 2022 to receive scholarship. I have ended it 3 days early to allow for mailing. Click the following link to download an application.

Miller County Farm Bureau 2022

April 13, 2022 – Laura Dinwiddie Memorial Scholarship:

Open to all 2022 Eldon High School Seniors.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking the following link.

 

Laura Dinwiddie Memorial Scholarship

 

 

April 13, 2022 – New Life Barnett Joyful Ladies Scholarship

  • Must have a 3.0 GPA based on a 4.0 scale
  • Be a good example to underclassmen
  • Volunteer at church and community events
  • Must include an essay on “What does their relationship with Christ mean” and how they are involved in church and community.
  • Attach the following application

 

 

 

 

April 14, 2022 – Lake Ozark Daybreak Rotary Club Scholarship

Open to all seniors. Click the following link for an application.

 

April 14, 2022 – Citizens Bank/Donn R. Harrison Scholarships:

Applicant must demonstrate a willingness to work to help himself/herself financially, has he/she worked to contribute to his/her education?

Criteria for Selection of Winners:

  • Must show financial need.
  • Must rank in upper one third (1/3) of class.
  • Academic scholarship.
  • Potential for completion of studies.
  • Student should have applied and been accepted to an accredited college or university.
  • Scholarship money will be paid directly to recipients’ school by semester.
  • One alternate will be selected.

Applications can be found by clicking the following link:

Citizens Bank Scholarship Application

Donn R. Harrison Scholarship Application (2)

 


 

 

April 15, 2022 – Eldon Noble Eagles Scholarship:
Open to all 2022 Eldon High School Seniors.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking the following link or stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a copy.

 

 

 

 

 

April 15, 2022 – Lake Area Master Gardener Scholarship:

• Applicants must submit a completed application package.
• Applicants may be in the final year of high school, be a high school graduate, or
be enrolled in an accredited institution of higher education, including technical
schools.
• Applicants must have a current GPA of 2.5 or greater on a 4.0 scale.
• Applicants must plan to pursue a major relating to horticulture, landscape design,
environmental sciences, forestry, entomology, botany, agriculture, or other
related field. Preference will be given to applicants interested in plant sciences.
• Upon request, applicants must participate in an interview. Scholarship recipients
who are applying for renewal may also be asked to participate in an interview.

Click the following link for application

Lake Area Master Gardener Scholarship

 

 

April 15, 2022 – Shawn Gerber Memorial Scholarship:

This one time scholarship will be awarded to a 2022 graduate who is a member of the Eldon FFA chapter with plans to attend a technical or trade school.  You must have a 3.0 or higher GPA.   Click the following link for the application.

 

Shawn Gerber Memorial Scholarship

 

 

 

April 15, 2022 – Neal Harwood Memorial Scholarship:

Neal was a longtime Mustang fan and his family would like to help a student athlete continue their education.

Eligibility:

  1. Graduating Seniors of Eldon High School, Eldon, MO
  2. GPA of 2.5; submit transcript
  3. Number of sports participated in
  4. Letter of recommendation from a coach
  5. 300-500 word essay explaining your goals for the future and how participating in high school sports affected your life.

Please click the following link for a downloadable application.  Turn into the Guidance office by April 15th.

Neal Harwood Memorial Scholarship

 

 

April 18, 2022 – Nicole Finnegan Memorial Scholarship: 

  • Open to 2022 graduating senior.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.
  • Must be attending an accredited university or college and majoring in a fine art.
  • GPA 2.500 or higher.
  • If scholarship is not used, funds must be returned to the Nicole Finnegan Memorial Scholarship fund.

You can click the following link to download an application.

 

NICOLE FINNEGAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

 

 

 

 

April 18, 2022 – Hamels Foundation Scholarships

This Scholarship is for any Eldon High School graduating senior with a desire to continue their education.  Winners will be determined by the Hamels Foundation.  Applications must be turned in by April 18th to the Guidance Office.  The Hamels Foundation is a non-profit organization founded by ’08 World Series MVP Pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies, Cole Hamels and his wife Heidi (Strobel) Hamels.  The Hamels Foundation believes education is the answer to poverty.  Applications can be obtained by clicking the following links.  Please print the application and cover page after typing your responses.

 

Hamels Foundation Cover Page

Hamels Foundation Scholarship Application

 

 

 

 

 

April 19, 2022 – AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship

  • Must submit a brief resume on his/her employment, objectives and goals for the future
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher, advisor, counselor on school stationary.
  • Submit a copy of transcript
  • A signed copy of the privacy act.
  • Copy of FAFSA
  • A completed application

 

AMVETS LADIES AUXILIARY GUIDELINES

AMVETS LADIES AUXILARY APPLICATION 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 April 20, 2022 –  “The American Legion Scholarships”

  • Students must be a resident of Missouri, under the age of 21, unmarried and a descendant of a veteran with at least ninety days active service in any form of military branch who received an Honorable Discharge for such service.
  • A photocopy of the veteran’s DD214, discharge or separation notice must accompany the scholarship application.
  • Additional requirements for each scholarship are on the reverse side of the application.
  • Applications for all scholarships listed can be found at the following website.

Legion Scholarships Link

 

 

 

April 22, 22 – Lake Regional Hospital Healthcare Scholarship:

Open to any senior that will be going into the healthcare field.  Click the following link for a downloadable application.

Lake Regional Hospital Criteria

Lake Regional Hospital

 

 

 

 

 

April 22, 2022 – Susan Kriegshauser Education Scholarship:

  • Applicants must be a member of the graduating class of 2022 and have attended the Eldon School District for a minimum of 6 semesters (total during K-12)
  • Plan to attend an accredited university, college, or community college to pursue a degree in education
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher (weighted or non-weighted)
  • Have been a Teacher Cadet of the Eldon Career Center Cadet Teaching Program for a minimum of 2 years and/or have completed 2 courses (ie Intro to Teaching & Methods of Teaching)

 

Susan Kriegshauser Education Scholarship Guidelines

Susan Kriegshauser Scholarship Application

 

 

 

April 25, 2022 – Eldon Friends of Music:

Student must have participated in the Eldon High School music program.  Selection is based on point system of accumulated number of points over four years of participation.  Student must be planning to major in music at an accredited college in one of the following areas, Education, Performance, Business or Therapy.  The scholarship is $400.00 for on year, payable to the college by semester, student should have a 3.0 overall GPA.  This scholarship is non-renewable.  Click the following link to download the application.

Friends of Music Scholarship

 

 

 

April 25, 2022 – Gary Marriott Scholarship:

Open to all 2022 Eldon High School Seniors.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking the following link or stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a copy.

Criteria:

  • Potential for completion of studies
  • Student should have applied and been accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Scholarship money will be paid directly to recipients’ school

Gary Marriott Scholarship Application

 

 

May 25, 2022 – Michal Flottman Scholarship Fund:

The criteria and application are available in the guidance office or you may click the following link for a downloadable application.  Application will shows it must be received by June 1, 2022, so we need mailing time.

MICHAL FLOTTMAN CRITERIA

Michal Flottman Application

 

 

 

 

June 1, 2022 – Stephen and Helen Drysdale Memorial Scholarship:

The criteria and application are available in the guidance office or you may click the following for a downloadable application.

 

Stephen and Helen Drysdale Criteria

Stephen & Helen Drysdale Application

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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