Jefferson City High School

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SCHOLARSHIP LIST #17 February 3, 2017


Check with the financial aid office of the college for local scholarships available only at that institution.


Deadline:  March 31, 2017
Apply online by visiting the Lincoln University website and going to the Foundation webpage.
Must complete FAFSA to demonstrate financial need to be eligible

If you have any questions regarding the application process, contact LU Foundation Office, 203 Young Hall, 681-6070

MERRELL UNIVERSITY OF BEAUTY ARTS AND SCIENCE, of Jefferson City and Moberly, is awarding their Annual Cosmetology Scholarship to an outstanding graduating senior.  The scholarship award is valued at $1000 towards tuition when the student completes a 1500 clock course in Cosmetology, Hairdressing, & Manicuring at Merrell University.  Merrell University in Jefferson City also offers a $1000 scholarship towards tuition when the student completes a 1200 clock hour course in Esthetics.  Merrell University also offers a $1000 A+ Recognition Scholarship for any student that has completed the A+ requirements.

Eligibility guidelines
:  Must be at least 17 years of age at time of enrollment;  must be of good moral character and have demonstrated good citizenship in high school;  must indicate an interest in hair designing and have creative, artistic ability or indicate an interest in spa services and skincare;  must consent to an interview with the Director of Admissions:  must obtain two letters of recommendations (one from a school official), along with a copy of high school transcript;  and, must fill out an application for admission.  Students must be enrolled by November 2017 to qualify.  Applications for admission, as well as the scholarship applications are available online at: under Financial Aid.  Note:  Due to Merrell University offering continuous enrollment every four weeks, FAFSA’s are accepted all year with no deadline.  

is offering two scholarships at $500 each for incoming freshman to Missouri S & T.  All incoming freshman students to Missouri S & T are encouraged to apply. For more information and application see the counseling office.

MO ACAC – Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship Application
This year the MOACAC Inclusion, Access, and Success Committee will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships to Missouri high school students who exhibit a commitment to learning, demonstrate leadership skills, and community service involvement.  To be eligible, a student must be a graduating senior at a MOACAC member high school who will be enrolling fulltime at a MOACAC member post-secondary institution. Eligible students must also have a minimum 2.5 weighted GPA.

Student application link:

Application deadline:  March 1, 2017

Last Modified on February 1, 2017