Scholarship Information

  • Scholarships posted on this web site are sent or communicated to RBHS Counseling Office for sharing with students; therefore, this list is not comprehensive. Please check directly with your prospective school(s) and other scholarship resources for more information about available scholarships.

    Scholarships on this page are listed chronologically by application deadline.  Scholarships with the closest deadline are listed at the top. 

    Our Scholarship Calendar (available on both the Scholarship and Post-Secondary Planning pages) provides scholarship information organized by scholarship deadline.  To get more detailed information about each scholarship found in the Scholarship Calendar (such as eligibility requirements & scholarship amount) click on the scholarship name and then click on the information link provided. 

 

RBHS Scholarships Database
 
Scholarship Name:  Paxton Keeley Scholarship - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
  
Amount:   $500
 
Deadline:  Feb. 25, 2021
 
Description: The Paxton Keeley PTA offers a $500.00 (Five hundred dollar) scholarship as a way to congratulate our former students on their graduation from high school.
 
Eligibility:  The applicant must have attended Mary Paxton Keeley Elementary School for at least one full school year during their Kindergarten-5th grade years.
 
Contact Information:  Mrs. Adrienne Patton, Principal Paxton Keeley Elementary 201 Park de Ville Drive Columbia, Missouri 65203
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021PaxtonKeeley.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2021PaxtonKeeleyScholarship.pdf 
 
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Scholarship Name:  MO Gaming Association Project 21
  
Amount:   One $2,500.00 First Prize, and Three $1,500.00 Second Prizes
 
Deadline:  Mar. 01, 2021
 
Description: Project 21 2021 Scholarship Program provides students an opportunity to disseminate their message by writing an article or creating a poster or video addressing the issue of underage gambling. Project 21 Scholarships will be awarded for 2021 as follows: One $2,500.00 First Prize, and Three $1,500.00 Second Prizes.
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021MOGamingProject21.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Assoc. General Contractors of Missouri Education Foundation Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000 - $2,000 - multiple scholarships
 
Deadline:  Mar. 01, 2021
 
Description: Scholarships Awarded: 1. Young Executives Club Scholarship 2. Construction Leadership Council Scholarship 3. Education Foundation Scholarship Skilled Trades Application is in the Downloadable Application section. College Application is in the Application Link section.
 
Eligibility:  See Application Information in "Additional Information" section.
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021GenContractorsSkilledTradeApp.pdf
 
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Additional Information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_fpg8shH8klcHwtB-bHlIOvjWR81sdT4/view 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Scholarship Name:  Boone Electric Youth Tour Scholarship Competition - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP for CURRENT JUNIORS!
  
Amount:   $500 -$1,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 04, 2021
 
Description: Write a 300-500 word essay on the theme, “COVID-19 has affected all of our lives this past year. Boone Electric Cooperative prides itself on being part of community activities in our service area. With so many schools and activities going virtual, what are some ways that the cooperative can continue to be involved and stay in touch with our members, businesses and communities?” Essays should be typed or legibly handwritten. Do not include your name on your paragraph or essay pages.
 
Eligibility:  •Current high school junior who attends a public school in the Boone Electric service area. Does not have to be a member. •Homeschool students who are junior level who reside in the Boone Electric service area. Does not have to be a member. •Ten finalists will be chosen and be interviewed. Top four will receive a $1,000 scholarship and six will receive a $500 scholarship. •Schools receive a monetary prize for each finalist that represents them.
 
Contact Information:  Mail application to: BEC CYCLE Scholarship, P.O. Box 797,Columbia, MO 65205-0797 Email application to: Communications@BooneElectric.com Hand Delivered Application: 1905 W. Ash Street, Columbia, MO 65202
 
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021BooneElectricYouthTour.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Boone Electric CYCLE Scholarship Competition - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP for CURRENT SOPHOMORES!
  
Amount:   $250
 
Deadline:  Mar 04, 2021 by 5:00 PM
 
Description: Write a 300-500 word essay on the theme, “Electric cooperatives offer various opportunities to young people such as scholarships, job shadowing, electrical safety programs and sponsorships. What are some innovative ways your electric cooperative can connect with young people, especially with children and teens?” Essays should be typed or legibly handwritten. Do not include your name on your paragraph or essay pages.
 
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Contact Information:  Mail application to: BEC CYCLE Scholarship, P.O. Box 797,Columbia, MO 65205-0797 Email application to: Communications@BooneElectric.com Hand Delivered Application: 1905 W. Ash Street, Columbia, MO 65202
 
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021BooneElectricCYCLE.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  River Region Credit Union Scholarship - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP!
  
Amount:   $2,000 (12 scholarships available!)
 
Deadline:  Mar. 15, 2021
 
Description: RRCU is proud to be able to offer twelve $2000.00 scholarships this year to 2021 graduating seniors
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021RiverRegionCreditUnion.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Downtown Optimist Club Scholarship
  
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Deadline:  Mar. 15, 2021
 
Description:
 
Eligibility:  1. Completed, signed and dated application form. 2. A typed essay. 3. Official school transcript with GPA. 4. Two signed, sealed reference letters from non-family member; no more than one from school personnel
 
Contact Information:  Downtown Optimist Club Scholarship Contest P O Box 1959 Columbia, MO 65205-1959
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021OptimistClubScholarship.docx
 
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Scholarship Name:  Masonic Scholarship Fund of Missouri
  
Amount:   $4,000 - $52,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 15, 2021
 
Description: The Masonic Scholarship Fund of Missouri offers multiple scholarships of three different scholarships to the best and the brightest Missouri high school students.
 
Eligibility:  1. Grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent). 2. ACT, SAT-or equivalent-test score. (Scores considered 18-36) 3. Involvement in extra-curricular activities. 4. Graduates of one of Missouri’s Public High Schools, Private High Schools or Students of the Accredited Home School Program. 5. Conditioned on enrollment as a full time student (12 hours credit per semester or term) at an accredited college or university in the United States.
 
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Application Link: www.momason.org
 
Downloadable Application:   2021MasonicScholarshipApp.pdf
 
Additional Documentation: 2021MasonicCriteria.pdf 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Mary Dierkes Memorial Scholarship - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP!
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 30, 2021
 
Description: The Mary Dierkes Memorial Scholarship Fund annually provides multiple $1,000 non-renewable college scholarships. In order to qualify for the scholarship, the applicant must have attended Our Lady of Lourdes Interparish School, or Tolton Catholic High School, for at least one year, and plans to major in science, mathematics, engineering, science education, or math education.
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021MaryDierkes.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Hawthorn Bank Scholarship Program
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 31, 2021
 
Description: Hawthorn Bank is proud to award $1,000 scholarships to four deserving high school seniors to help them complete their education. Just answer a few questions, write a couple of short essays and you could be one of the winners.
 
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Scholarship Name:  Missouri Patriot Guard Riders Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000 - $2,000
 
Deadline:  Apr. 01, 2021
 
Description: Scholarships for Missouri students who are sons or daughters of those who fall within the following categories: (1) Those who have given their lives in the line of duty, including both military and first responder (police/fire) (2) Those honorably discharged veterans who have passed after their term of service (3) Those veterans or first responders disabled in the line of duty to the extent that providing an advanced education cannot be easily realized
 
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Downloadable Application:   2020MOPatGuardRiders.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  ESS Foundation Scholarship - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP!
  
Amount:   $1,500
 
Deadline:  Apr. 01, 2021
 
Description: The ESS Foundation builds and invests in the development of our current and future construction workforce. Your support will help us promote careers in construction; provide career opportunities through education, mentorship, and training programs; and benefit community development projects throughout our region
 
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Scholarship Name:  Kao Kalia Yang Scholarship
  
Amount:   $5,000
 
Deadline:  Apr. 02, 2021
 
Description: The Robin-Hwajin Yoon Kim Foundation which supports education, the underprivileged, and positive social impact initiatives has established ‘Kao Kalia Yang Scholarship’ to help economically-challenged Hmong American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education. The scholarship is open to high school seniors planning to attend college in the Fall of 2021. If selected, $5,000 will be awarded each year for up to four years (or upon graduation).
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021KaoKaliaYangScholarship.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Day Dreams Foundation Scholarship - LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP!
  
Amount:   $1,500
 
Deadline:  Apr. 09, 2021
 
Description:
 
Eligibility:  Columbia, Missouri high school juniors or seniors. Must have participated in an extracurricular in high school for at least two years. Accepted into two or four-year college/university. Applicants with financial need will be given priority and those involved in volunteer work will be given strong consideration.
 
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Scholarship Name:  Stephen Semprevivo Start Up Scholarship
  
Amount:   $2,500
 
Deadline:  Apr. 30, 2021
 
Description: Do you have an idea for a business? Are you thinking through a few ideas and want to test some things out before you dive in? Are you studying business with the goal of starting your own business some day? Business Consultant Stephen Semprevivo wants to reward your accomplishments! He is now accepting applications for his startup scholarships.
 
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Scholarship Name:  Septagon Construction Company Scholarship
  
Amount:   $500
 
Deadline:  May 01, 2021
 
Description: The Shareholders and Employees of Septagon Construction Company work each day to uphold a mission statement that includes “leadership in our industry, and service to our community.” Our goal for this $500 scholarship is to encourage and aid students, who have demonstrated leadership and service, in their pursuit of a professional construction-related degree.
 
Eligibility:  The recipient will be a graduating high school senior, an enrolled, full-time student at a state-accredited institution pursuing a degree or certification in one of the following areas of study: o Structural Engineering o Civil Engineering o Architecture o Architectural Engineering o Construction Management o Construction Technology o construction-related skilled trade
 
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Downloadable Application:   2021SeptagonApplication.pdf
 
Additional Documentation: 2021SeptagonGuidelines.pdf 
 
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Scholarship Name:  University of Missouri Balanced Man Scholarship
  
Amount:   Three (3) $1,000 scholarships available
 
Deadline:  Jun. 07, 2021
 
Description: Since 1990, SigEp chapters across the country have awarded the Balanced Man Scholarship to students who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership skills and a commitment to their health and well-being. SigEp believes in the pursuit of balance as essential to healthy living, and by recognizing students who demonstrate balance and all-around excellence, we promote our important ideals.
 
Eligibility:  Are you an incoming or returning undergraduate male-identifying student at the University of Missouri? Then you are eligible to apply for the Balanced Man Scholarship! In the Fall of 2021, SigEp at the University of Missouri will be offering the Balanced Man Scholarship to students who pursue balance in their lives.
 
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Contact Email:  amhnnb@umsystem.edu
 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Trench Shoring Boxes' Scholarship
  
Amount:   $500
 
Deadline:  Jun. 15, 2021
 
Description: $500 Scholarship for Engineering, Marketing, & Web Development Students
 
Eligibility:  The applicant must be enrolled as a half-time student or greater with the intent of seeking a career in engineering, marketing, or web development. Must be a legal resident of the U.S. Applicants must be entering their first year or higher of a Bachelor’s degree. Complete online application by June 15, 2021. Create a blog post and host it on your blog (or school’s blog) for review. If you don’t have access to a blog, then check out wordpress.com.
 
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