PLEASE NOTE: Not all scholarships are for the current school year. The current scholarships have a due date in GREEN. The scholarships with a due date in PURPLE 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.

 

March 1, 2020

Evergy Lineman Scholarship

  • Must be a Kansas or Missouri resident
  • Must be a graduating High School Senior
  • Must pursue a degree in Electric Power and Distribution in Kansas
  • Must be eligible to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License
  • Must enroll as a full-time student in a degree program (not required to be enrolled prior to scholarship award, but must be a full-time student in degree program to receive award)
  • Must maintain 2.5 G.P.A. during degree program
  • If 18 years old, must be willing to submit to a Motor Vehicle Records Check (drug free with no DUI convictions)
  • Must participate in a personal interview
  • Must be able to attend a mandatory one day “Lineman Prep Day” on a Saturday in April, May or June (date has not yet been selected)

 

March 1, 2020

Evergy Powerplant Operator/Wind Energy Scholarship

  • Must be a Kansas or Missouri resident
  • Must be a graduating High School Senior
  • Must pursue a technical degree at a junior college or trade school for power plant technology, wind energy, industrial technology, or other industry-related degrees
  • Must enroll as a full-time student in a degree program (not required to be enrolled prior to scholarship award, but must be a full-time student in degree program to receive award)
  • Must maintain 2.5 G.P.A. during degree program

 

March 6, 2020

Irish Foundation Scholarship

   • Awarded to deserving students who are graduating seniors or graduates from Chapman High School.

 

March 22, 2020

Ballantyne Family Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of Abilene, Chapman or Hope High School
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Attend a 4-year university, community college, or technical college
  • Preference is given to applicants who are engaged in or have ties to farming and agriculture

 

March 22, 2020

Beau Miller Memorial Scholarship for Auto Collision and Auto Body Restoration

  • Graduating Dickinson County Senior, previous graduate of a Dickinson County High School, or Dickinson County GED recipient
  • Attend a Vocational or Technical College
  • To obtain a degree or license in Auto Collision Repair of Auto Body Restoration

 

March 22, 2020

Carlton Presbyterian Church Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating senior or pervious graduate of any Dickinson  County High School, including privite or homeschool.
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Active participation in church and community.
  • Attend at 4-year University, Community College, or Technical College.

 

March 22, 2020

Donald and Emily Coulson Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of Chapman High School or previous graduate of Chapman High School
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Must be a member of an active farming family
  • Attend any accredited institution of Higher Learning in Kansas

 

March 22, 2020

Donald C. Rorabaugh Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior or Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 3.2
  • Attend any Kansas University, Community College, or Vocational College

 

March 22, 2020

Janet Rodda Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior or Previous Graduate of Abilene High School, Chapman High School, or Solomon High School OR are currently working in the Medical Field in Dickinson County
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Attend an Accredited 4-year University, Community College, or Vocational College, where a license or degree in Nursing Field/Healthcare Field is awarded.
  • Preference is giving to students who have had life experiences dealing with cancer within their immediate family

 

March 22, 2020

Jerry and Peggy Hitchcock Scholarship

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior of any Dickinson County, Kansas High School or previous graduate (of one year).
  • Applicant must have been an athlete in high school sports.
  • Applicant must have earned at least a 2.5 GPA.
  • Applicant must attend an accredited technical college and be studying to obtain a certification in a trade.

 

March 22, 2020

Jordan L. Canfield Family Scholarship for Washburn University

  • Abilene or Chapman High School current year graduate
  • GPA at least 3.2
  • Attend Washburn University
  • Financial need is given primary consideration

 

 

March 22, 2020

Lavonne Geist Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior or Previous Graduate of a Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 2.0
  • Planning to a 4-year University or Community College
  • Major must be in Social Science

 

March 22, 2020

Loren and Alberta Noel Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior or Previous Graduate of Abilene High School, Chapman High School, or Solomon High School
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Planning to attend a 4-year University, Community College, or a Technical College

 

March 22, 2020

Loren Engle Memorial FFA Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of a Dickinson County High School or Previous Graduate of a Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Planning to attend a 4-year University, Community College, or Vocational College
  • Must have served in your FFA Chapter as an Officer

 

March 22, 2020

Louise and J.M Frey Family Scholarship

  • Must be a resident of or have ties to Dickinson County
  • Individuals who are planning on career development activities such as Technical College, Apprentice Training, or participation in an on-the-job training program

 

March 22, 2020

Lynn and Lorraine Meehan Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Attend a 4-year University, Community College, or Technical College
  • Preference is given to applicants who have been actively involved in 4-H and FFA

 

March 22, 2020

Mark Mayden Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or Previous Dickinson County Graduate in their 1st or 2nd year of studies at a Kansas 4-year University, Community College, or Technical College
  • GPA of at least 3.2

 

March 22, 2020

Mike Rankin Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or a Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Must be planning to attend a Technical College
  • Preference is given to applicants seeking certification in the HVAC or plumbing trades

 

March 22, 2020

Nold Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of a Dickinson County High School, Dickinson County Private School, or a Dickinson County Home School Student
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • FASA Form required
  • Attend Fort Hays University
  • Financial need is given primary consideration

 

March 22, 2020

Ralph Snyder Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 2.5
  • Planning to attend an accredited Vocational or Technical College

 

March 22, 2020

Reilly Family Agricultural Scholarship

Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School enrolled in the second year of any 4-year Kansas University

  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Must be pursuing a degree in the Agricultural Field

 

March 22, 2020

Ron Bolliger Memorial Scholarship for Auto Restoration

  • Applicant must have ties to Dickinson County
  • Pursuing training in the Auto Restoration Field

 

March 22, 2020

Strowig Family Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Community College, or Technical College, or Trade School
  • Based on Financial Need
  • Preference is given to the applicant that has been involved with FFA or 4-H

 

March 22, 2020

Verl & Betty Eckman Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School
  • GPA of at least 3.2
  • Planning to attend a 4-year University, Community College or Technical School in Kansas
  • Seeking a degree in Nursing Field

 

March 22, 2020

Walter J. Finn Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School or Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School or a GED recipient with ties to Dickinson County
  • Student must attend a Community College or Technical College to obtain a Degree or Licence in a trade including by not limited to Diesel Mechanics, Criminal Justice, Fire Fighting, EMT, Paramedic, CNA, CMA, LPN, or Cosmetology

 

March 22, 2020

William F. and Janet A. Johnson Scholarship

  • Two (2) $2,000 scholarships available
  • Graduating Senior of any Dickinson County High School, Previous Graduate of any Dickinson County High School, or a GED recipient with ties to Dickinson County
  • Applicant must be seeking higher education for a trade that relates to or finds application in the Business of Agriculture.
  • Preference is given to students studying Welding Technology

 

March 22, 2020

Woodrow and Esther Tyrell Scholarship

  • Three (3) $16,000 scholarships available (based on 4-year)
  • Graduating Dickinson County Senior
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • FASA Form require
  • Attend any 4-year Kansas Accredited College
  • Financial need is given primary consideration