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General Information

Senior Scholarship Information 20/21

OCTOBER & NOVEMBER EVENTS/INFO

Representative Visits in Library from 9:30-10:00

September 30, 2020 Cowley Representative Visit 

October 7, 2020 KS Army Nat’l Guard

 October 12, 2020 Road to Success Presentation/Lincoln Tech in Auditorium 10:48-11:38 All Juniors & Seniors

 FAFSA/ Financial Aid-May submit October 1st.  Each college is different on deadlines, but remember first come first serve on money so talk to parents about submitting application.  www.fafsa.ed.gov 

 

Hutch CC Fire Science Day Oct. 30, 2020 - Sign up limited to first 25 registered. There will be later dates in the Spring.

 

KACRAO Annual College Fair - Virtual Fair - Monday October 5, 6, 14, 15. https://www.kacrao.org/high-school-counselors - click link to sign up for day and time.

 Washburn University Ichabod Days:  Friday, October 2, 2020

     Friday, October 23, 2020

     Friday, January 29, 2021 

Click link to create an account and register: Click here to register

 Pitt State University - Virtual Rumble In The Jungle Register Here - Wednesday, October 7th 1:00-2:30pm

 Cowley College Senior Day, October 21, 2020 in person or virtual on October 22, 2020.  Contact cowley.edu for registration or scan on a poster on bulletin board in the hallway.

 Senior Day at Butler County Community College - several days in October and November depending on area of interest. Seniors will receive a t-shirt!

See dates and times at: Grizzly Senior Days

 Pratt Community College - Senior Day - October 28th. Registration deadline is: October 20th. 

Register here: http://prattcc.edu/student-services/senior-day-registration

 

Barton Senior Day - November 13 - REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. https://www.bartonccc.edu/senior-day

NACAC Virtual College Fairs: October 12, 18, & November 8.  https://www.nacacfairs.org/virtual/

 Local Scholarships (None at this time)

 Kansas Scholarships

 Rudd Scholarship (for Kansas residents who qualify for a Pell Grant) - Accepting applications Oct. 14- Dec. 13, 2020

Kansas Buffalo Association - October 15, 2020 You must be involved in raising bison and/or is planning to pursue a career in an agriculturally related field.

Horatio Alger Kansas Scholarship Oct. 25, 2020

Theo & Alfred M. Landon Photo Contest - October 15, 2020 (KU)

Hagan Scholarship  (for Rural Students) November 15, 2020

 College Scholarships

 Fort Hays State University Scholarship  Priority Deadline: November 15, 2020

Kansas State University Scholarships  Will need a K-State Account 

Pratt Community College Crop Applicator Program/Scholarships/Agriculture Department, go to www.prattcc.edu or contact lorim@prattcc.edu or call 620-450-2186

University of Kansas Scholarships (College or University) December 1, 2020- Priority Deadline

WSU - Merit Scholarships - Merit, Honors Merit and National Merit Scholarships. November 1, 2020 - Deadline. WSU Merit Scholarships

 Wichita State University - Distinguished Scholarship Invitational (Must be admitted to WSU by November 1) - Linwood Sexton Deadline: December 1, Jabara deadline: December 18th

 Washburn University Scholarships. Register at https://washburn.edu/admissions/paying-for-college/scholarship.html

 Wichita State University Various Scholarships - https://www.wichita.edu/administration/financial_aid/scholarships/merit/Freshmen_merit.php 

WSU College of Engineering (WISE) Must apply to WSU before November 20, 2020

 Kansas State University Scholarships 

 National Scholarships

Branson Shows Inspired Scholarship - October 15, 2020

CJ Pony Parts  Video Contest - October 15, 2020

Theo & Alfred M. Landon Photo Contest - April-May, 2021

WSU College of Engineering (WISE) Must apply to WSU before Oct. 15, 2020

Sixt Scholarship - November 30, 2020, Only the first 500 submitted applications will be accepted.

Dr. Pepper Tuition Give Away (You'll need to get people to go online and vote for you. October 17, 2020

Horatio Alger Scholarships National Scholarship Oct. 25, 2020

The U.S. Department of State - The American Youth Leadership Program - October 30, 2020

(Joseph Carl and Brenna Leahy participated in this program.) 

Coca-Cola Scholarship October 31, 2020

A Voice of Democracy Scholarship - Oct. 31, 2020

"No Essay" College Scholarship - October 31, 2020

UMKC School of Medicine six-year B.A./M.D. Program - November 1, 2020

Electric Mobile Device IT Innovation Scholarship - November 1, 2020

Prudential Spirit of the Community Scholarship (Open to ALL Middle school and ALL High School students) Nov. 5, 2020

Elks Most Valuable Student Competition - November 5, 2020

James Cox Students Photography Scholarship - November 15, 2020

Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarship - November 22, 2020 (How cancer has impacted your life?  ANY form of cancer.)

Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. scholarship - November 30, 2020 (Must be Hispanic)

Sixt Scholarship - November 30, 2020, Only the first 500 submitted applications will be accepted.

Leaders Saves Lives Scholarship (Red Cross) ASAP

College/Vo-tech School/Military Representative Visitations will be held this year at the Belle Plaine High School Library from 9:30-10:00 am.  Sophomores-Seniors will be allowed to sign up to leave class at 9:30 to attend the college or military visitor in the library.  You will be notified very soon how to sign up.  If you are a remote student and need to connect remotely, please indicate on the sign up sheet that you need a Google Meet set up.  You will be allowed 4 visits to leave class early.  If you should need more than 4, you need administrative approval.  

Meeting times are from 9:30-10:00.  If you are a Freshman and would like to just pick up materials from a specific college, you may do so during the 10 minute break.  

September Dates:

Hutchinson Community College, Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Cowley College-Wednesday, September 30, 2020 9:30-10:00am 

20-21 Senior Event/Scholarship Information

 Events/Announcements

FAFSA opens up Oct. 1, 2020 (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

K-State EXCITE Shadow Day - Virtual Event. First Session - October 19-23 - registration closes September 28th). Second Session - November 9-13 - Registration closes November 9-13.

 College Admissions Representative Visits:  

Hutchinson Community College, Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Cowley College-Wednesday, September 30, 2020 9:30-10:00am.  

 College Scholarships

Wichita State University - Distinguished Scholarship Invitational (Must be admitted to WSU by Oct. 15) - Admissions Application Deadline for participation in DSI, Barton, Klose, Wallace, Koch, and McGregor Scholarship Competitions.  November 1, 2020

WSU College of Engineering (WISE) Must apply to WSU before November 20, 2020

 State Scholarships

Kansas Buffalo Association Scholarship - www.kansasbuffalo.org/news.cmf?id=20

Kansas MW Grand Lodge of AF & AM of Kansas 2020 Essay Contest for a fillable PDF go to:

www.kansasmasonic.foundation/program/kansas-masonic-foundation-scholarships This one is for Juniors or Seniors Deadline is November 1, 2020 

National Scholarships

DDS Dental Scholarship - (You must go into dentistry) - Sept. 20, 2020

Easy Scholarships - Monthly Winners. Varied Due Dates

Community College Scholarship - September 30, 2020

Don't Text and Drive Scholarship - Sept. 30, 2020

Our Shout it Out Scholarship - September 30, 2020

Money Metals Exchange Scholarship - Sept. 30, 2020

OppU Achievers Scholarship - Sept. 30, 2020

Create Real Impact Contest - October 1, 2020

Save a Life Scholarship - October 1, 2020

Ivy Panda Scholarship - October 31, 2020

 AES Scholarship - Essay - When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?.  Oct.5, 2020


 

College/Vo-tech School/Military Representative Visitations will be held this year at the Belle Plaine High School Library from 9:30-10:00 am.  Sophomores-Seniors will be allowed to sign up to leave class at 9:30 to attend the college or military visitor in the library.  You will be notified very soon how to sign up.  If you are a remote student and need to connect remotely, please indicate on the sign up sheet that you need a Google Meet set up.  You will be allowed 4 visits to leave class early.  If you should need more than 4, you need administrative approval.  

Meeting times are from 9:30-10:00.  If you are a Freshman and would like to just pick up materials from a specific college, you may do so during the 10 minute break.  

College Admissions Representative Visits:  From 9:30-10:00 in the library

Hutchinson Community College-Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Cowley College-Wednesday, September 30, 2020 9:30-10:00am 

KS Army National Guard, Wednesday, October 7th

Navy Recruiter, Monday, October 19th

US Army Recruiter, Tuesday, October 20

Butler County Community College, Thursday, November 12