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Scholarships and Opportunities

The following links provide access to the scholarships available as well as other opportunities (college visits, volunteering, career events, and other academic events/opportunities).  All grade levels should check this site regularly to see what is available.  Most scholarships posted are for seniors but there are a few for all grade levels. Feel free to stop by the Counseling Office anytime to discuss the opportunities available.

Priority Scholarship Deadlines for Area Schools:

KU and KSU—November 1

Fort Hays State University--November 15

WSU—December 1 (For DSI scholarship competitions, admissions materials must be submitted by October 15.)

Pittsburg State--February 1
Emporia State and Washburn--February 15
Butler CC—March 1


Types of scholarships:

Merit-based, Departmental, Activities/Fine Arts, Athletics, Outside/Community, and Federal Aid (FAFSA)

Where to look for scholarships:

College/University Scholarship and Departmental Websites, ACHS Website/Chart, Scholarship Search Engine Sites, Career Cruising, Social Media (college Twitter/Facebook sites),, Scholly App, and Employer (student and parent)

Scholarships, Opportunities, & Events