Do either of your parents or a grandparent belong to the American Legion? Did you participate in any American Legion sponsored activities? You might qualify for a scholarship. Check out the link below and see.

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$1,000 GPA Isn’t Everything Scholarship


Deadline: November 30

Applicable School(s): Any

Description: Cappex.com is awarding a $1,000 GPA Isn't Everything scholarship. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be currently enrolled in high school or college, or plan to enroll within the next 12 months.

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"Aspiring Animation Professional"
This is the 3rd annual scholarship for AnimationCareerReview.com. We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship. This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Visit our website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page.
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$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2016
The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is open to ninth through twelfth grade high school students, college students, and graduate students who are legal U.S. residents. Students not currently in school must plan to enroll in a higher education program within 12 months. You must submit a 250 - word personal statement to be considered for this award. The award may be used for tuition, room and board, books, or any related educational expense.

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National Merit Scholarship -
Manhattan Christian College

Deadline: not specified
Description: The National Merit Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen at Manhattan Christian College. You must be a National Merit Scholar finalist or semifinalist and maintain a cumulative 3.25 GPA. This award provides full tuition for eight consecutive semesters.

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Get Caught Recycling Contest
Sponsor: Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Deadline: not specified
Applicable School(s): Any
Description: The Get Caught Recycling Contest is open to Kansas residents. You must submit a creative communication about recycling, including videos, photos, artwork, audios, Web sites or essays to be eligible. Entries may be submitted by individuals or groups.

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Additional Information: One winner from each Kansas county will receive a $100 cash prize; ten county winners will receive a $500 Learning Quest college savings plan; and one grand prize winner will receive a $2,500 Learning Quest college savings plan. Please visit the sponsor's Web site for additional information.

Get Paid to go to College?

John Deere Career Partnerships are sponsored by Murphy Tractor and Equipment Co. in Great Bend. This is a two-year Associates of Science Degree specifically designed to prepare students for trouble shooting and repair of John Deere construction equipment. All tuition and books are paid plus co-op work at the dealership. Learn more at www.murphytractor.com/

Carrico Implement of Beloit, Ellsworth, and Hays also has a tuition reimbursement plan. Contact Brandy Goddard at bgoddard@carricoimplement.com
Campbell Family Scholarship

Deadline: 06/30
Amount: up to $6,500
Description: Students with a 2.75 who exhibit a desire to make life better for pets and their families.
How to Apply: http://www.banfieldcharitabletrust.org/programs/campbell-family-scholarships/
Imagine America Scholarship

Applicants must have 2.5 GPA or higher and must demonstrate commitment to
community service and/or financial need. Participating colleges are listed at www.imagine-america.org.

Kansas schools include:
The Art Institute, Bellus Academy, Brown Mackie in Salina and Lenexa, Bryan College, Pinnacle Career Institute and Wic

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Deadline: 06/2016
Amount: $1,000
Description: Available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Write an essay on one of the topics listed on the below website.
How to Apply: www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Kansas County Clerks Scholarship
The Kansas County Clerks' and Election Officials Association awards 10 to 12 $500 Scholarships annually. You must be planning to attend a KS college and major in Journalism, Political Science, or Communications. Go to www.kscountyclerks.net/scholarship and get the instructions and application.
Deadline is April 4th
Chick-Fil-A Leadership Scholarship
Deadline: not specified
Applicable School(s): Any
Description: The Chick-Fil-A Leadership Scholarship is available to Chick-Fil-A team members who are or intend to be high school graduates and enroll in an accredited college or university. You must be active in your school and community, demonstrate a strong work ethic, leadership abilities, good teamwork, and a desire to succeed to qualify for this award.
******For application information contact Scholarship Coordinator Chick-fil-A Inc. 5200 Buffington Road Atlanta, GA 30349-2998

Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education LIFE Lessons scholarship

Deadline: 04/20
Amount: $500-$5,000
Description: Essay or video competition for college students age 17-24 who have lost a parent or guardian.
How to Apply: www.lifehappens.org/life-
Straightforward Media Vocational-Technical Scholarship

Sponsor: StraightForward Media
Deadline: February 28, March 31, September 30, December 31

Applicable School(s): Any
Description: The Straightforward Media Vocational-Technical Scholarship is available to students enrolled in or planning to enroll in a vocational or technical school.

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Scholastic Art & Writing Award
Sponsor: Alliance for Young Artists and Writers, Inc.
Deadline: not specified
Applicable School(s): Any
Description: The Scholastic Art & Writing Award is available to students enrolled in grades 7-12 in a public, private or parochial school and home-schooled students in the U.S., U.S. Territories, or students attending U.S. sponsored schools abroad. You must submit an art or writing entry to be eligible for this award.

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