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


    The Missouri Council of the Blind will offer scholarships to blind students who will be entering college during the school year of September 2020-2021.  Student must be enrolled in a full course of study and pursuing a degree. Guidelines and applications may be obtained by going to the website at www.moblind.org and going to the Forms and Applications link.  A person wishing to obtain an application may send an email to aa@moblind.org


    Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship

    $1000, one time

    The Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship will be awarded to 5 seniors who plan to enroll in a MOACAC member school.  Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Apply at: support@myscholarshipcentral.org

    Deadline:  March 16


    OCA-Asian Pacific American Advocates Youth Leadership Award

    $1000, one time

    Asian Pacific American students are eligible to apply for the Youth Leadership Award.  They must have at least a 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply at: support@myscholarshipcentral.org

    Deadline: March 28


    Women Legislators of Missouri Scholarship

    $500, one time

    The Women Legislators of Missouri Scholarship will be awarded to one female student from each of Missouri’s eight U.S. Congressional Districts.  There is no GPA requirement. Students must be a female high school senior. Apply at:  support@myscholarshipcentral.org 

    Deadline: March 31


    Graybar Construction Trades

    $1000, renewable

    The Graybar Construction Trades Scholarship will be awarded to students who will enroll fulltime as undergraduate students in an accredited nonprofit two-year college or technical school program in the construction trades. Fifty students will be awarded a $1000 scholarship that is renewable for one additional year.  Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Apply at: support@myscholarshipcentral.org 

    Deadline: April 15


    Missouri Scholarship and Loan Foundation Access Extra Scholarship

    $2000, renewable

    The Missouri Scholarship and Loan Foundation’s Access Extra Scholarship is a private scholarship for high school seniors from Missouri who are eligible for the Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program (EFC<$12,000), scored 27 or higher on the ACT and Plan to attend college in Missouri.  Apply at:  support@myscholarshipcentral.org 

    Deadline: June 30



Last Modified on March 12, 2020