KACRAO Scholarship $250.00

The Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (KACRAO) is offering the Glenn Lygrisse/KACRAO Scholarship. There are four $250 awards available for the 2012-2013 academic year. The scholarships will be designated as follows; one per school type: four-year public, private institution, community college, and technical/vocational. These scholarships must be used at a KACRAO member institution (list of member institutions attached). The scholarship is not need-based and may be used in conjunction with other awards at the discretion of the Financial Aid office of the attending institution. Complete applications received by the deadline (March 9, 2012) will be considered for this award. Once the scholarship recipients have accepted their awards, an announcement will be posted on the KACRAO website (www.kacrao.org) and all students will receive a letter notifying them of the outcome.


To be eligible for consideration for these scholarships, students must:

♦  Be in their senior year at a Kansas high school

♦  Have a cumulative seventh semester GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale

♦  Have a minimum ACT composite score of 22 or an SAT-I combined score of 1020

♦  Submit a complete application (application form, essay, letters of reference and resume) postmarked by March 9, 2012

♦  Provide evidence of leadership experience


Please encourage your students to apply! The scholarship application and directions are attached to this e-mail. The information can also be found on the KACRAO website in downloadable format; simply go to www.kacrao.org ► For HS Counselors ► KACRAO Scholarship. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact me at 620-276-9508 or via email at jayre.lee@gcccks.edu.


Playing with a Purpose Award

WHO: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors

WHAT: Scholarship, In 1996, SportQuest (formerly Athletes of Good News) developed a unique award program that recognizes and rewards Christian athletes. More than 41,000 Christian athletes have been touched by the SportQuest Playing With Purpose program. Thousands of dollars in scholarships have been awarded and Christian athletes have received prestigious recognition on a national level through TV, newspaper and magazine coverage.

Website to apply: http://www.allamericanaward.org/index

Deadline to apply: March 1, 2012


B. Davis Scholarship

“B. Davis Scholarship”
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2012.
Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship.  While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success.  The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
The deadline for applications is May 28, 2012
Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com

Men of Faith Scholarship

Website for application:


What is the Man of Faith Scholarship?

The Man of Faith Scholarship recognizes two incoming male freshman at Kansas State University as being men that place their faith and academics in the forefront of their everyday lives. Phi Kappa Theta also recognizes faith and academics as the foundation for our fraternity. It is because these ideals are so important to us, we offer one $1,000 scholarship and two $500 scholarships to three deserving recipients.

What are the eligibility requirements for the Man of Faith Scholarships:

The candidate must be an incoming male freshman at Kansas State University for the Fall 2012 semester. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of 3 things: The candidate has displayed academia as a priority in his high school career. The candidate is a man of character and has exhibited that faith is of the upmost importance. The candidate has been recommended for the scholarship from various high school, church or youth group authorities showing emphasis on faith and academics. The candidate must also visit Phi Kappa Theta for an interview with a pre-selected scholarship panel. The scholarship panel will ask the candidate questions about his submitted materials and about his collegiate plans

How do I apply for the Man of Faith Scholarship?

It’s easy! First, fill out the Man of Faith Scholarship application that you can download from this webpage. The application packet will also give you information on the letters of recommendation that must be sent in with your application. The application packet is due on January 25, 2012. The Men of Phi Kappa Theta will contact potential candidates to inform them of the available interview times. The interviews will be held on February 11, 2012 and February 12, 2012 at the chapter house in Manhattan. In order to be eligible to be selected as a scholarship recipient, the candidate must be interviewed on one of the two days. The scholarship recipients will be notified on March 2, 2012.

How is the scholarship money distributed?

Phi Kappa Theta will distribute the money into the recipient’s Kansas State University’s tuition account. The recipient will not receive the money, but will have the scholarship amount credited to his K-State account.