• Scholarships

    Message from Jake LaTurner 

    "Having lived through the challenge of paying for college, I know I would have benefited greatly from an incredible tool like this one. Scholarship Search opens up a world of access to free money for college which can help students achieve their educational goals."

    Click on the following https://www.kansasstatetreasurer.com/scholarshop.html


     2022 Masonic Lodge General/Legacy/ and Technical Scholarships Due March 15, 2022


    Riverton Alumni Scholarship Due April 1, 2022 

    Local scholarship, turn in your resume to Mr. Hunt by April 1, 2022. Click on the following for more information and application. Riverton Alumni Scholarship  


    Keeton-McCallister Memorial Scholarship Due April 1, 2022

    Local memorial scholarship, turn in your resume to Mr. Hunt by April 1, 2022. Click on the following for more information and application Keeton McCallister Scholarship


    Coffeyville Community College due April 1, 2022

    This is a full-tuition scholarship to Coffeyville Community College. Must enroll in at least 12 hours and maintain a 2.0 GPA while in college. Turn in to Mr. Hunt by April 9, 2020. Click on the following for an application. Coffeyville Community College

    Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program due online April 15, 2022

    To be eligible for the Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program, applicants must fulfill the following criteria:

    • Have completed High School by Spring
    • Be enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program in Fall that will lead to employment
    • Attend a not-for-profit post-secondary institution
    • Demonstrate financial need: The applicant must be Pell Grant eligible.
    • Be under the age of 30
    • Be a United States Citizen

    To apply online, please visit Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship


    Neutral United Methodist Church Scholarship due to Mr. Hunt by April 15, 2022

    Neutral United Methodist Church is pleased to offer a one-time scholarship of $1,000 to an area senior who has been accepted as a full-time student to an accredited college or trade school.

    The recipient will be chosen based on the following criteria listed by highest priority:

    • Church, School, and Faith-based Community involvement
    • Financial need
    • Leadership potential
    • Academic success

    Click on the following for more information NUMC Scholarship


    American Bank Scholarship due to Mr. Hunt by April 1, 2022

    Bank of America Scholarship, $1000 opportunity for RHS seniors. Fill out the following application and turn in your resume to Mr. Hunt by April 1, 2022.  American Bank Scholarship 


    Kansas Junior Golf Scholarship
    5 Scholarships to students who have participated in high school golf.

    ·         Based on academic performance
    ·         Leadership
    ·         Written Essay
    ·         Financial Need
    ·         $1500 per school year (renewable for up to 4 years)
    Recipients must attend a Kansas college or university, including community colleges.
    Apply at Kansas Golf Scholarship


    Kansas City Associated Equipment Distributors Scholarship

    This scholarship applies to tech school at Fort Scott, PSU and many others (Diesel Mechanics, Heavy Equipment Repair)

    ·         Must have a 2.5 GPA in high school

    ·         Must enroll full time at a technical or vocational school  - Diesel Mechanics or Large Equipment Repair

    ·         Maintain a 3.0 GPA while in tech or vo-tech

    ·         Must apply by 

    ·         $1, 000 per year! (renewable)

    Download Application Scholarship application




    Click on the following link for more information -KANSAS BOARD OF REGENTS SCHOLARSHIPS




    Applicant's parents/guardians must be Cherokee County Farm Bureau members in good standing.

    Check with your Farm Bureau agent.


     Dr. LaFerla ScholarshipDue April 9, 2022
    • A current or former patient of Dr. LaFerla
    • 3.0 GPA 
    • Community Participation
    • Financial Need
    • The application must be received by Dr. LaFerla's office by (check back for updates)
    • Dr. LaFerla 2805 E. 29th St., Joplin, MO 64804 
     Check with Dr. LaFerla for scholarship information.
    KCCEOA Scholarship
    These $500 Scholarships will go to students who will attend a Kansas College or University and are majoring in Journalism, Political Science, or Communications.
    The application is found at http://www.kcceoa.org/scholarship
    Applications must be received (check back for updates)

    May Scholarships

    Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant

    The  Career Technical Workforce Grant is available to students enrolled in an eligible career in technical education program operated by a designated Kansas educational institution that has been identified as offering a technical certificate or associate of the applied science degree program at a high cost, high demand, or critical industry field. Designated Kansas educational institutions include technical colleges, community colleges, and public four-year colleges that award associate of applied science degrees: and Washburn Institute of Technology.  Only technical certificate and associate of applied science degree programs are included among the eligible programs. Preference in awarding goes to applicants with financial need. Priority Deadline: May 1, 2022

    Apply at: http://kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

    Eligible Programs for Career Technical Workforce Grant: http://www.kansasregents.org/resources/PDF/2998-CTeligibleprograms1415.pdf

    Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma Educational Fund Application
    4 sources of funding for students pursuing a college, university, technical school, or vocational education.
    Student’s must be a member of the Quapaw Tribe.
    Up to $2,100 per semester.
    Applications are in Mr. Hunt's Office (in April)
    Deadline May 31st


    June Scholarships

    BigSun Scholarship

    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student-athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
    Deadline        -  June 19, 2022
    Amount of Award  - $500.00
    The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.
     Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.



    July Scholarships

    American Legion Scholarships - DUE JULY 15

    Dr. "Click" Cowger Baseball Scholarship
    This $500 scholarship is awarded to a Kansan who has participated in American Legion Baseball. Applications must be received in Department Headquarters by July 15.

    Paul Flaherty Athletic Scholarship
    This $250 scholarship is awarded to a high school boy or girl who has participated in school athletics. Applications must be received in Department Headquarters by July 15

    "Need A Lift?"
    National furnishes this booklet, containing over two billion dollars in scholarships and educational information, to schools and libraries for the benefit of assisting students who need help in furthering their education. The book is updated annually and contains hundreds of scholarships, grants, and occupational opportunities available to high school seniors and college-level freshmen or sophomores. For further information on the "Need A Lift?" booklet, contact your school counselor or your local American Legion Post.

    A copy of the eligibility requirements and applications may be obtained from your local American Legion Post, high school or contact: American Legion Headquarters, 1314 SW Topeka, Blvd., Topeka, KS 66612.
    CardRates.com Financial Futures Scholarship

    • Minimum GPA of 3.5
    • Majoring in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management, and others related to the personal finance industry
    • Must be a U. S. resident
    • Muste send an official transcript
    • Must be a current or future college student
    • Scholarship must go to tuition purposes (will be paid directly to the university/college)
    • Complete an essay for submission 

    Due July 31st annually. See full details at CardRates.com Financial Futures Scholarship









Last Modified on January 4, 2022