2022 LPS Community Scholarship Program
This year's LPS Community Scholarship will kick off in December. Stay tuned for more details!
JJK Friendship ScholarshipThis local scholarship through the JJK Memorial Foundation is in honor of 3 friends who passed away in a car accident in 2001. Applicants must be planning to further their education, and an essay about friendship is required. You can check out the requirements and application at this LINK.The deadline to apply is April 22nd, 2022!
THINGS TO REMEMBER
Scholarships are a great way to get extra money to help pay for college expenses. Keep these things in mind to help you in the process:
- Many scholarships go unclaimed due to lack of applicants
- Take advantage of this by applying for scholarships
- The schools you are applying to may have automatic scholarships based on your GPA, class rank, and/or GPA
- Go to college websites to see if you qualify
- Use independent search sites (located on this site) for additional scholarships
- Remember this process will require a bit of work
- Get busy and start applying!
Other locations to consider when searching for scholarships
- Your church
- Parents' place(s) of business
- Your job!
Check out this new Paying for College resource from Sallie Mae!
You'll have access to free info and tools to help you find out:
- Why to fill out the FAFSA
- How to compare award letters
- Finding scholarships
- What to know about student loans
…and so much more!
Plus, check out the must-see video series. Watch by topic or the entire show to tackle questions about paying for college.
Check out these scholarship links for additional ways to receive financial support:
MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIESBlack Achievers Society of Greater Kansas City Scholarship
Greater KC Community Foundation (includes scholarship for all students as well as minority students)
NEED SCHOLARSHIPS? OF COURSE, YOU DO! USE NAVIANCE STUDENT!
Use Naviance Student to view an updated list of scholarships.
1. Log in using your LPS user name and password.
2. Click on the "Colleges" tab.
3. Scroll down and click on "Scholarship List."
Check this list often, as it is updated frequently!
Paying for College
Colleges Scholarship Links University of Missouri Columbia Scholarships Missouri State University Scholarships Southeast Missouri State University Scholarships Northwest Missouri State University Scholarships Truman State University Scholarships University of Missouri Kansas City Scholarships Missouri Western State University Scholarships William Jewell College Scholarships
Don't see a college you are interested in on the list? Try going to the college website of your choice and search for scholarships or financial aid information.