PLEASE NOTE: Not all scholarships are for the current school year. The current scholarships have a due date in PURPLE. The scholarships with a due date in GREEN are the previous year’s scholarships, but will possibly be offered again. They are left on the website so students can see what will possibly be offered.


NO Due Date – First Come, First Served

Kansas Promise Scholarship

  • A Kansas resident who has graduated from an accredited Kansas public or a private secondary school (or Kansas homeschool) within the preceding 12 months.

  • A Kansas resident who has been in Kansas for three or more consecutive years and who is at least 21 years of age or older.

  • A dependent child of a military service member permanently stationed in another state who graduated in the last 12 months.

Income Limit:

  • All eligible students must have a family household income of:

    • Equal to or less than $100,000 for a family of two

    • Equal to or less than $150,000 for a family of three

    • Equal to or less than $150,000 plus $4,800 for each additional family member for household sizes greater than three.

  • If there is scholarship money left in the Kansas Promise Scholarship program fund during the award year after awarding scholarships to the students who qualify based on the above income levels, Kansas Promise Scholarships may be awarded to eligible students whose family household income exceeds the set limits.


December 1, 2022

Hagan Scholarship

1. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
2. Must attend an Eligible Public High School.
3. Must have achieved a 3.75 Cumulative Grade Point Average.
4. Must enroll at an Eligible Four-Year College or University the first semester following high school graduation.
5. Must work 240 hours during the twelve months prior to fall semester college enrollment. Preferred employment is regularly scheduled non-family employment performed under supervision for compensation.
6. Must provide the FAFSA SAR showing the EFC. Must be Pell Grant eligible. The family EFC does not have to be paid, it is used only to determine award amounts.
7. Must apply for Federal and State grants if eligible.
8. Must not have a felony conviction.


December 1, 2022

K-State Priority Application Date for University Scholarships

Various eligibility requirements


December 1, 2022

KU Priority Application Date for University Scholarships

Various eligibility requirements


December 1, 2022

FRA Americanism Essay Contest

  • Open to all students grades 7 through 12


December 1, 2022

KU’s SELF Engineering Leadership Fellows Program

  • The SELF Program strives to develop goal-oriented engineering and computing graduates who possess the business, interpersonal and entrepreneurial skills to guide the technology corporations of tomorrow.
    • Prospective students (incoming freshmen) must be eligible for admission to the KU School of Engineering.
    • Complete and submit all application materials by the final deadline of December 1, 2020.
    • Applicants give permission to the selection committee to review all application materials.
    • Applicants must be willing to participate in interviews and other assessment methods employed as part of the selection process on Friday, January 28, 2022.  These activities are scheduled to be held in person on the KU School of Engineering Campus in Lawrence. Detailed information will be included when invitations are sent, but candidates should plan to be available either remotely or in-person on Friday, January 28, 2022.
    • Applicants understand and accept the responsibilities as a SELF Fellow.
  • In the student’s application, the committee will look for evidence of:
    • Leadership activities, as evidenced through participation in school or community organizations,
    • Extracurricular achievements (student projects, volunteering, study abroad, athletics, internships, etc.) that speak to a student’s potential to meet the vision of the SELF Program,
    • A defined and clear commitment to pursue a career in engineering,
    • The student’s attributes and leadership experiences.

December 2, 2022 @ 12:00 p.m.

Rudd Scholarship

  • Must be a US Citizen or a permanent resident
  • Must be a resident of the state of Kansas and qualify for in-state tuition
  • Must have a cumulative, unweighted gpa of a 3.0 or above
  • Graduating high school in 2022 and will enroll full time in the fall.
  • Demonstrated financial need (Pell-eligible)
  • Must be admitted and will attend either Emporia State, Fort Hays State, or Wichita State University

December 1, 2022

Rural Voices Youth Contest

•Any senior in high school who lives in and/or is attending a public or private high school which district falls in the 12 county NCPRC service area – Cloud, Washington, Clay, Lincoln, Ellsworth, Marshall, Mitchell, Ottawa, Jewell, Republic, Saline, Dickinson.


December 15, 2022 

Burger King Scholars Program

  • Be residents of the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico
  • Be graduating high school seniors (U.S. and Puerto Rico), graduating from grade 12 (Canada) or graduating from home school education in the U.S., Puerto Rico or Canada
  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent
  • Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2018-2019 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the U.S., Canada or Puerto Rico