SCHOLARSHIP LIST #4 October 10, 2016
Check with the financial aid office of the college for local scholarships available only at that institution.
Eligibility: While it is not required that the student be a Mediacom customer, applicants must live in the areas serviced by Mediacom. A list of all towns we service is included on the application. All completed scholarship applications must include an essay on leadership, the applicant’s school transcript and two filled-out recommendation forms.
APPLICATION MAILED TO: World Class Scholarship Program, 3737 Westown Parkway, Suite A, West Des Moines, IA 50266
ELIGIBILITY- An eligible student must 1)be a high school graduate with a minimum 2.5 GPA, 2)be enrolled full-time (minimum of 12 credit hours) at a 2 or 4 year college or university in Missouri, 3)be pursuing an agriculture-related degree, 4)work on a dairy farm or have a dairy-related internship for at least 3 months (minimum 400 hours) for each year the student receives the scholarship, and 5)commit to work in the agricultural industry in Missouri for a least two years for every one year the recipient receives the scholarship.
APPLICATION CAN BE FOUND AT: http://agriculture.mo.gov/abd/financial/dairyscholars.php
ADDRESS- MASBDA, Missouri Dairy Scholars Scholarship Program, P.O. Box 630, JCMO 65201-0630
Winners will be announced December 31, 2016
The NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are non-renewable scholarships created to recognize young people who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and initiative. The scholarships are valued between $2,000 and $15,000.
ELIGIBILITY-An applicant needs to be a graduating high school senior who is entering his or her freshman year at an accredited two-or-four-year university, college, or vocational institute in the fall of 2017 and who owns/operates an established business. The award recipients are selected by an independent scholarship organization. Scholarships are merit-based, not based on financial need.
Students are encouraged to apply online at www.NFIB.com/YEA beginning October 1, and may apply until December 18, 2016.