Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

 

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 10th year.

We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.

Scholarship Deadline   –  June 12, 2017.

Application Process

Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

Full details are available on our site.

CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

FOR 2017 – 2018 SCHOOL YEAR

 

Emporia Charter Chapter of American Business Women’s Association

 

Instructions for completing application:

 

-Must be resident of Lyon, Chase, Greenwood, Osage, Morris or Coffey County.

-Application available in Senior Mailboxes.

-Please type or print clearly.

-Attach the following to completed application:

A letter of reference from high school counselor including your current GPA OR copy of grades or transcripts  from your College/University including current GPA

A biographical statement, including educational background, financial need, and other pertinent information about yourself.

-Send completed application with attachments to:

ABWA Scholarship       OR   normajs@cableone.net

Norma Stinnett

1325 Prairie

Emporia, KS  66801

 

RETURN TO ABOVE ADDRESS BY APRIL1 4, 2017

State Farm “Good Neighbor” Scholarship

To apply please go to: https://www.scholarsapply.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/

The State Farm Companies Foundation believes all children deserve an education that helps them reach their potential and prepares them for life.

Our support goes to programs that provide students the instruction, resources, and support they need to succeed. The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program was established to provide financial assistance to high school seniors who plan to attend college, technical, or vocational school, but may not be able to meet the expenses of a higher education without such aid and often do not qualify for other scholarships.

The program is administered by Scholarship America.

Who is eligible?

Applicants to the State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must be a high school senior who will graduate at the end of the 2016-17 school year*
    *Children of employees, agents, and retirees of the State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company (the “Company”) and children of employees of the Company’s subsidiaries and affiliates who are otherwise eligible may apply for scholarships, but they will not receive any preferences. Disqualified persons of the Foundation (within the meaning of Section 4946(a)(1) of the Code) will not be eligible for scholarships.
  • Plan to enroll in full time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire 2017-2018 academic year
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.50 to 3.20 on a 4.00 scale (or its equivalent)
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Demonstrate financial need

What will be awarded?

  • Up to fifty (50) selected recipients will receive a $2,500 award.
  • Awards may be renewed up to one additional year based on maintaining satisfactory academic performance and full-time enrollment.
  • Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Centriq Technology Scholarship

TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP

An invitation to this year’s graduates interested in a career in technology.

 

Centriq Training is offering a $5,000 scholarship towards tuition at Centriq’s four month TechSmart KC training program to one young person who loves technology and wants to pursue a career in the technology industry.

Technology is the future of our economy. Centriq can make it your future!

Qualifications:

The Centriq Technology Scholarship seeks a young person who has demonstrated:

  • A passion for technology.
  • An aptitude for technology.
  • The ability to succeed in a technology classroom.

Requirements:

To be eligible* to receive the Centriq Technology Scholarship, you must:

  1. Be a member of this year’s high school graduating class.
  2. Have taken at least one technology or computer related class in high school.
  3. Continue your education beyond high school in Centriq’s TechSmart KC
  4. Submit a Centriq Technology Scholarship Application no later than Saturday, March 31, 2017.

 

Scholarship recipient will be announced on or before April 22, 2017.

 

 

Download the Technology Scholarship Application at www.centriq.com/highschoolscholarship.

 

 

For a description of the TechSmart KC program, go to www.centriq.com/4months.

 

For more information, contact: Kim Bridges at 913-322-7073 or kbridges@centriq.com

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.

Interested students may visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website’s homepage. Here they’ll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

Westar Energy Craft Scholarship

Westar Energy is offering in 2017 valued at $3,000 each and renewable for 2 years.  If possible, please share this information with your high school seniors or recent high school graduates who may be interested.

 

This information can also be found on Westar Energy’s corporate website (http://www.westarenergy.com) by clicking on “scholarship opportunities” which is located at the bottom left hand side of the home page under “Community Programs.”  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2017.

 

Here is the direct link to the scholarship information:  https://www.westarenergy.com/scholarship-opportunities

 

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or contact Bridget Fitzwater at the Ellis Foundation atbridget@theellisfoundation.org