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:  GE - Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
  
Amount:   $40,000. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships - up to $40,000 total per recipient!
 
Deadline:  Jan. 06, 2022
 
Description: Since 2000, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute has awarded $10 million in scholarships to more than 500 students.
 
Eligibility:  High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2022 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program.
 
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Scholarship Name:  US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Jan. 14, 2022
 
Description: Each year (April) $1,000 grants will be awarded to graduating high school seniors in the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities, or vocational schools. The number of grants awarded annually will be at the discretion of the United States JCI Senate Foundation.
 
Eligibility:  Graduating high school seniors in the United States, where that state has an active JCI Senate program. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this scholarship.
 
Contact Information:  Wendy Cox MO JCI Senate Scholarship Chairman Senate #69246 16509 Winter Leaf Drive, Wildwood, MO 63011
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022MOJCISenateApp.doc
 
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Scholarship Name:  ESA Foundation Scholarship
  
Amount:   $750-$2,500
 
Deadline:  Feb. 01, 2022
 
Description: The ESA Foundation has awarded more than $3 million in scholarships and continues to award numerous scholarships annually. You do not have to be an ESA member to apply for a scholarship.
 
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Scholarship Name:  MO PTA Scholarship
  
Amount:   $500/year up to a maximum of $2,000
 
Deadline:  Feb. 15, 2022
 
Description: The Missouri PTA Education Scholarships are open to any high school senior in a MO public high school who plan to major in Education.
 
Eligibility:  1. Have a higher than average scholastic 2. Have outstanding potential aptitude for teaching, good character, and personality. 3. Show financial need. 4. Enroll in a college/university in MO to obtain a Bachelors Degree or a community college in Missouri to obtain an Associates of the Arts in Teaching. 5. For each two (2) years of assistance, recipient must teach for one year in a public elementary or secondary school (or work in some other capacity as a certified educator).
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022MOPTA.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  Shelter Insurance Success Grant - LOCAL Scholarship!
  
Amount:   $1,000 grants awarded to 5 Columbia HS graduates
 
Deadline:  Feb. 21, 2022 by 5:00 PM
 
Description: Are you a teen who cares about your hometown? Do you want to leave your handprint on Columbia before you head to college or a career program? The Shelter Insurance Foundation Success Grant is an opportunity for you, as a Columbia high school junior or senior, to take care of your community and ease the financial burden of continuing your education.
 
Eligibility:  *Attend Columbia public high school and have primary residence in Columbia, MO *Financial Need *Excellent Character *U.S. Citizen *2.5+ GPA *Interest in making neighborhoods safer and more vibrant *Be planning to start post-secondary education in Fall of 2021 *Must NOT be a child or relative of City of Columbia employee
 
Contact Information:  Shelter Grant Review Committee c/o Macie Peterman Shelter Insurance Corporate Office 1817 W. Broadway Columbia, MO 65218
 
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022ShelterSuccessGrant.pdf
 
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Scholarship Name:  LM P.E.O Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 01, 2022
 
Description: Chapter LM, P.E.O. is pleased you are interested in applying for our scholarship. Our organization promotes the advancement of women both nationally and internationally through scholarships, grants, awards and loans. For additional information about these projects, please check www.peointernational.org and click on P.E.O. projects link.
 
Eligibility:  A young woman who will be a graduate of a Boone County high school. The scholarship is for her freshman year at an accredited post secondary educational institution of higher learning in the state of Missouri.
 
Contact Information:  Helen Atkinson, LM Scholarship 705 Marion Drive Columbia, MO 65203
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022PEOApp.pdf
 
Additional Documentation: 2022PEOInfo.pdf 
 
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Scholarship Name:  AGC of Missouri Education Foundation Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000-$2,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 01, 2022
 
Description: Scholarships Awarded Young Executives Club Scholarship Construction Leadership Council Scholarship Education Foundation Scholarship Each application will be considered for one of the three scholarships listed above. You need only submit one application. At the discretion of AGC of Missouri Education Foundation, multiple awards of each scholarship listed above are available based upon merit.
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022AGCScholarship.docx
 
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Scholarship Name:  Almowafir Scholarship - for students interested in a business career
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Mar. 15, 2022
 
Description: Almowafir will provide a $1,000 scholarship to one student who is currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a business school for the 2022-2023 academic year. This scholarship fund is intended to reduce student’s financial burden associated with attending business school.
 
Eligibility:  If you’re accepted into any U.S. business school for the 2022-2023 academic year or current business school students attending any business school in the U.S. throughout the 2022-2023 academic year. Students who are accepted for studying abroad through any U.S. institute are also eligible for this program.
 
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Scholarship Name:  M.D. "Jack" Murphy Memorial Nurses Training Scholarship
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: Currently one $1,000 award is given each year, and may, by application, be extended for a second year. This award is available to a Missouri boy or girl training to be a Registered Nurse, and may be used in their freshman or subsequent college years. The student must have graduated in the top forty percent of their high school class or have a "C" or equivalent standing from their last college or university semester. Scholarships are awarded for one year, payable $375 per semester.
 
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Contact Information:  Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022MDJackMurphyApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Charles Bacon Memorial Scholarship
  
Amount:   $750
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: Given annually in memory of the first Missourian to serve as National Commander of The American Legion. Eligible are individuals who are currently members of The American Legion, the American Legion Auxiliary, or the Sons of The American Legion, or a descendant* of a member of any thereof. Applicants must be unmarried, a resident of Missouri, under the age of 21, and must use the scholarship as a full-time student in an accredited college or university
 
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Contact Information:  Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022CharlesBaconApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Joseph Frank Scholarship
  
Amount:   $750 (Five scholarships given)
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: Five awards of $750.00 are given annually to individuals who are descendants of a veteran. Applicant must have attended the 2021 or has been selected to attend the 2022 session of The American Legion Boys State or The American Legion Auxiliary Girls State program. Applicants must be unmarried, under the age of 21, a current resident of the state of Missouri and must use the scholarship as a full time student in an accredited college or university.
 
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Contact Information:  Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022JosephFrankApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Lillie Lois Ford Scholarship Fund
  
Amount:   $1,000
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: Two awards of $1,000 each are given each year. A boy who has attended or has been selected to attend The American Legion Boys State of Missouri or a full session of the Department's Cadet Patrol Academy. The second award is given to a girl who has attended or has been selected to attend The American Legion Auxiliary's Girls State program or a full session of the Department's Cadet Patrol Academy
 
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Contact Information:  Direct all questions concerning scholarships to: Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022LillieLoisFordApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Erman Taylor Scholarship
  
Amount:   $750 (Two awards given)
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: Two $750.00 awards are given annually to a student planning on obtaining a degree in education, in honor of this Past National Executive Committeeman from Missouri.
 
Eligibility:  To be eligible, individuals must: (1) be a descendant* of a veteran who served 90 or more days of active duty in the armed forces and having an honorable discharge; (2) be a Missouri resident; (3) use the award as a full-time student at an accredited college or university; (4) provide a copy of the discharge certificate for the veteran on whose the application is made; and (6) submit an essay of 500 words or less on: In your opinion, what was the most significant world event of this past year?
 
Contact Information:  Direct all questions concerning scholarships to: Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022ErmanTaylorApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  Shane Dean Voyles Memorial Scholarship
  
Amount:   $750
 
Deadline:  Apr. 20, 2022
 
Description: One $750.00 award will be awarded, annually. (1) Each school in the State of Missouri may nominate one student to be considered for the award. (2) The nominee will be selected on athletic, scholastic and leadership abilities. The nominee should be deeply involved in community and school activities. (4) Must use the award as a full-time student at an accredited college or university.
 
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Contact Information:  Direct all questions concerning scholarships to: Mr. John Buckwalter, Chair Education and Scholarship Committee (660) 626-3626 Completed applications should be mailed no later than April 20, 2022 to: The American Legion Department of Missouri, Inc. Attn: Education and Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 179 Jefferson City, MO 65102-0179
 
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Downloadable Application:   2022ShaneVoylesApp.docx
 
Additional Documentation: 2022ALScholarshipCoverSheet.docx 
 
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Scholarship Name:  My Missouri Scholarship Program Program - for 9th Grade Students
  
Amount:   $10,000
 
Deadline:  June 2022
 
Description: “MyMO” Scholarship Promise will assist Missouri students on their pathway to college starting 9th grade year. The yearly benchmarks will help students be more college ready by senior year.
 
Eligibility:  Must be a U.S. citizen or resident alien with a verified permanent Missouri address and valid Social Security number or other taxpayer identification Must be a Missouri high school freshman Must have a need of $500 or less; determined by using the College Board EFC Calculator Must open a MOST 529 account (USE PROMO CODE: MOSLF-CDA ) and contribute at least a $1.00 or already have a MOST account Must attend non-profit MO 2-or-4 year college/univ/tech school
 
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Downloadable Application:   MyMOStudentFlyer.pdf
 
Additional Documentation: MyMOFAQs.pdf 
 
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