Missouri Scholarships

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Evans Scholars Program

The Evans Scholars Foundation, administered by the Western Golf Association, offers up to $60,000- scholarships to deserving caddies to pursue undergraduate degrees in Ohio.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 15
Winner announcement
by May 31

National Rice Month Scholarship Contest

The National Rice Month Scholarship Contest takes place with a handsome scholarship to financially assist high school graduating seniors pursuing higher education degrees at accredited post-secondary institutions across the U.S.

Amount
$2,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 31
Winner announcement
November 23, 2022

UMKC Chancellor’s Award

The University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the UMKC Chancellor’s Award of $3,500 to first-time college students pursuing undergraduate studies. Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy are inapplicable.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 15

UMKC Provost Award

The University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the UMKC Provost Award of $2,000 to first-time college students pursuing undergraduate studies. Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy are inapplicable.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
November 15

NEWH | Dallas Scholarship

NEWH Dallas Scholarship awards $1,000 to 10 students each, studying at a school within the Dallas area, majoring in hospitality or related fields. The application is open to international students.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
November 20
Winner announcement
January 2023

Carl Morrow Graduate Scholarships

The Conservation Federation of Missouri (CFM) offers the Carl Morrow Graduate Scholarships of $1,000 to five graduate students to further their education in natural resource management-related fields in Missouri.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Chambers Family Memorial Scholarship

The Conservation Federation of Missouri (CFM) offers the Chambers Family Memorial Scholarship to senior undergraduate or graduate students majoring in wildlife biology/ecology or natural resources conservation.

Amount
$500–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship – Graduate

The Conservation Federation of Missouri offers the Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship of $600 to graduate students enrolled in conservation, natural science, or earth resources disciplines in Missouri.

Amount
$600
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship – Undergraduate

The Conservation Federation of Missouri offers the Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship to graduate students enrolled in conservation, natural science, or earth resources disciplines in Missouri.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Ed Stegner Natural Resource Scholarships

The Ed Stegner Natural Resource Scholarships are offered to five undergraduate students to further their education in fishery, forestry, wildlife, parks and recreation, and soil and water conservation in Missouri.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program

The InspirASIAN Scholarship Program awards $2,000 to qualifying high school senior and graduate students and undergraduate student in one of 18 states of InspirASIAN Chapter to complete their degrees.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
May, 2022

InspirASIAN Scholarships

InspirASIAN National Scholarships and InspirASIAN State Scholarships are annual programs offering $2,000 and $1,000 to selected high school students for college studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31

​Minority Natural Resource Scholarship

The Conservation Foundation of Missouri Charitable Trust offers the Minority Natural Resources Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to undergraduate minority students to pursue natural resources management-related programs in Missouri.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program

Each year, the James L. and Nellie Westlake Scholarship Program awards students from Missouri with renewable full-tuition scholarships starting from $2,000 a year to meet their college-related expenses.

Amount
$2,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships

The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship offers need-based scholarships of between $500 and $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in accredited colleges in the U.S.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
48 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund

James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund awards a scholarship to eligible students to pursue undergraduate degrees in arts and sciences, human services, music, or ministry at an accredited college.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
by June 30

Missouri Section One AWWA Operator Scholarship

The One AWWA Operator Scholarship is awarded to a current water operator pursuing an operator’s license or certification, two or four-year degree related to the water operator profession, or professional development.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
March 2023

John Deere Scholarship

The $2,500 John Deere Scholarship is given to one Midwest US student and one diverse Midwest U.S. student enrolled in a welding engineering or weld engineering technology program annually.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1

Gabby Girls Scholarship

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) offers the Gabby Girls Scholarship of $500 to financially support undergraduate female students enrolled in nursing programs at Missouri colleges or universities.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 13

Gravelin Nursing Scholarship

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) offers the Gravelin Nursing Scholarship to five undergraduate students enrolled in nursing programs at Missouri colleges or universities. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$450
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
March 13

Hearld and Marge Ambler Scholarship

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks offers the Hearld and Marge Ambler Scholarship of $6,000 to two college students each, pursuing business-related degree programs. Preference is given to accounting majors.

Amount
$6,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 13

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – College Students

The Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to undergraduate students who live in states with Regions' full service and are enrolled in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – High School Seniors

The Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to high school senior students who live in states with Regions' full service and plan to enroll in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

J. R. Popalisky Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students pursuing courses related to civil or environmental engineering or environmental science with an emphasis on career fields associated with water supply.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship

The Iowa Student Loan offers a $1,000 scholarship to ten students annually to assist them with college education expenses and encourage them to pursue college degrees. Recipients are picked randomly.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 29

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

MGMA Southern Section Scholarship

The American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE) offers the MGMA Southern Section Scholarship of $2,500 to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in medical practice management-related fields.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 15

KASF Midwestern Regional Chapter Scholarships

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships for all academic levels ranging from $500 to $5,000 to eligible students to complete their desired degrees. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
32 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August, 2022

William R. Kimel, P.E., Engineering Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to one student enrolled as a junior in an ABET-accredited engineering program in a college or university in Missouri or Kansas to complete their studies.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
July 31, 2022

Missouri Scholarships

Missouri is a landlocked state in America with a population of around 6 million people. It is home to over 130 public and private colleges, universities, and trade schools. There are various state-funded scholarships provided to help students achieve their educational dreams in the state of Missouri. Moreover, students can find many private scholarship options too specific to the state.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Missouri?

  • Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis is ranked 15th among the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for a scholarship in Missouri, check out Ed Stegner Natural Resource Scholarships.

 

  • Saint Louis University

Saint Louis University ranks 105th on the list of the top national universities in the United States. The Carl Morrow Graduate Scholarship is a great way to fund your studies here.

 

  • University of Missouri

The University of Missouri ranks 121th in the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for funding, try the UMKC Chancellor’s Award.

Most popular majors in Missouri?

  1. Business
  2. Communication
  3. Journalism

Where does Missouri rank in education?

Missouri ranks 22nd on a list of most educated states and 18th in terms of the best public school systems. Read our reports on 2022 Most & Least Educated States and States with Best & Worst Public School Systems for more.