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Scholarship Opportunities


SurveysWonk.com $750 Internet Marketing Scholarship

Deadline to apply is September 30, 2017

Winner announces October 15, 2017

 Eligibility Requirements - Must be enrolled in a university OR can provide an acceptance letter from the university you plan to attend. Must be majoring or minoring (or have plans to) in Marketing, Advertising, Business, or other related field.

How to apply - Write an innovative essay (minimum 800 words) on one of the following topics:

- 7 Innovative Small Business Ideas For Women
- 7 Innovative Small Business Ideas For Men
- 10 Reasons Why Small Business Health Insurance Is Worth Every Penny
- 10 Reasons Why Small Business Health Insurance Is A Waste of Money
- Business Attire Suggestions For Your First Interview
- Where To Find Legitmate Student Loan Forgiveness Programs

Fill out the online application below and be sure to include your innovative essay.

 https://surveyswonk.com/scholarship-program/

 

Titan Machinery Inc. - Service Technician Sponsorship Program for Diesel Technology Students


Click here for more information.

Application

 

 Kansas Farm Bureau Foundation Technical School Scholarship - $500 Scholarship for Welding or Diesel Technology Students

Extended Deadline: May 15, 2017

Are you or your parents a member of Farm Bureau in Kansas?

If so, this scholarship is for you.

Application Form

 

Great Plains Chapter of the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) Scholarship - $1,000 Scholarship for Welding or Diesel Technology Students

Deadline: May 15, 2017


The Great Plains Chapter of the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) is offering at least three each $1,000 general scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year.

Application Form

 

kasa Scholarship - $1,000 scholarship

Deadline: January 27, 2017

To be eligible for the kasa scholarship an applicant must (1) be a registered student at Salina Area Technical College, (2) must be a post-secondary student and enrolled in at least 12 credit hours, (3) must have declared a Welding Technology major, (4) must have a high school diploma or GED, (5) must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with a permanent resident ID card or current passport.

Application Form

 

Andrew Wolf Memorial Scholarship Award 2017 - 2018

Deadline: August 31, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the Andrew Wolf Memorial Scholarship Award for the 2016 - 2017 academic year. This is a one-time award of $250. There is one scholarship available. The scholarship will be awarded to a resident of Ellsworth, Kansas, enrolled in courses at Salina Area Technical College (SATC).

To apply for this scholarship, please complete the application and provide one typed paragraph, briefly describing your career and/or educational goals and how SATC will help you achieve them. The paragraph should be double-spaced in 12-point font with one-inch margins. 

Application Form

 

 Kansas Masonic Foundation - Technical College - $500 Scholarship


Available to all Kansas residents who elect to take a non-academic route and attend an in-state trade school.

Deadline to apply is March 31, 2017.

More information is available here: http://kansasmasonic.foundation/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Scholarships-2017.pdf

 

 Kansas Tractor Club Scholarship - $1,000 Scholarship

Deadline: July 15th

Application form and details are available at http://www.kansastractorclub.com/scholarship.htm

 

Salina Area Technical College Scholarship - Employee Funded $250 - $1,000

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Open to all students enrolled at Salina Tech for the fall of 2017.  

Application Form

 

Salina Area Technical College Scholarship - Technical Program $500

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Open to full-time, first time post-secondary students enrolled at Salina Tech for the fall of 2017.

Application Form

 

Salina Area Technical College Scholarship - Returning Student $500 scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Open to SATC graduates who are returning the next consecutive year in another program of study.

Application Form

  

American Welding Society Foundation District Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 1, 2017

These scholarships are available for any students interested in pursuing Welding Technology.

More information on the scholarship is available at https://app.aws.org/foundation/district_scholarships.html.

Application Form

 

The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (Fry Scholarship) 

is available for children and spouses of Service members who died in the line of duty while serving on active duty on or after September 11, 2001. Children may use benefits until their 33rd birthday; and spouses' eligibility ends at the earlier of 15 years from the date of death or the date of remarriage. See our fact sheet for more detailed information. 

 

Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA) 

offers education and training benefits to the spouses and children of veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition, veterans who died while on active dury, or who died as a result of a service-related condition. Children must generally use benefits between the ages of 18 and 26; and spouses generally have a 10 year period in which to use benefits, or a 20-year period for spouses of Service members who die on active duty or veterans that receive a permanent and total rating effective within 3 years of release from active duty. Benefits may be used for degree and certificate programs, apprenticeships, and/or on-the-job training. See our DEA pamphlet for more detailed information.

 

McDonald's Scholarship - $250 scholarship

McDonald's sponsorsscholarships to encourage Salina Adult Education Center (SAEC) graduates to attend college. See Kelly Mobray at SAEC for details.

There are approximately four scholarships available to students with appropriate scores.  The scholarship is awarded between May and August on a first come, first serve basis.

It is only necessary to fill out Section One of the following form:

Application Form

 

Dane G. Hansen Education Scholarships

Applicant must live in certain Northwest Kansas counties

http://danehansenfoundation.org/scholarships

 

Greater Salina Community Foundation

Deadline: March 1, 2017*

Many Different Scholarships Available.  Scholarships will not be updated on website until after Jan 2017. Amount Awarded Varies per person. *Deadline: Depending on Scholarship (Most have deadline of March 1, 2017) Find the list of scholarship opportunities on website below.

http://www.gscf.org

 

Kansas Board of Regents Career Technical Workforce Grant

Priority Date: May 1, 2017

To apply for the 2017-18 school year, please complete the following:

1) State of Kansas Student Aid Application online at: https://sfa.kansasregents.org/login.jsp and pay $12 processing fee
2) Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at SATC
3) Print a copy of a KS Career Technical Workforce Grant Verification form and deliver to the SATC Financial Aid office

To renew the Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant for the 2017-18 school year, you will need to be continuing the same program that you are enrolled in currently or be in a program that qualifies for this grant.  You also must be in good academic standing at SATC.  The above criteria must be completed again to renew your scholarship and be received by May 1st.

 

SER Corporation - Amount Varies

Applicant who have worked in feedlots, farms, ranches, grain elevators, green house or have done field work in the last two years.

Fall 2017 / Spring 2018 Application

 

Student Tuition & Education Professional Scholarships (STEPS)

$10,000 scholarship (paid over 3 years) The Omaha Truck Center STEPS program is designed to identify and assist outstanding students who are enrolled in the study of Diesel Technology. Scholarship Application
Contact: jwalsh@truckcentercompanies.com

 

Glenn Lygrisse/KACRAO Scholarship - $250 Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Applicant who is in their senior year at a Kansas high school, have a cumulative seventh semester GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale, and have a minimum ACT composite score of 22 or SAT-I combined score of 1020.

http://www.kacrao.org/kacrao-scholarship

  

Collision Repair Education Foundation - Various amounts awarded

Deadline: February 21, 2017

Secondary (high school) and post-secondary collision students attending career and technical schools and colleges have the opportunity to apply for the over $300,000 in available scholarships and tool grants available through the Collision Repair Education Foundation and the organization's industry supporters.

www.CollisionEducationFoundation.org

 

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program - Various amounts awarded

Deadline: February 29, 2017

We encourage the following to apply: High school seniors and current undergraduates; Those who plan to enroll full time at a four-year college or university in 2017 - 2018; Those who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry.

www.buickachievers.com

 

Kansas Hospital Education & Research Foundation Various amounts awarded

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Four health care organizations are collaborating to provide scholarships in health related fields! For the eleventh year, Kansans wishing to improve their education and skills may apply for the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation (KHERF) scholarships “Encouraging Excellence.”

http://www.kha-net.org/AboutKHA/KHERFFoundation/ScholarshipsKHERF/

 

VelvetJobs Scholarship

Deadline: December 16, 2017

VelvetJobs is proud to announce a $1,000 scholarship for students in the USA or overseas. The "Employee Morale Scholarship" aims to get students thinking about their own potential future management position and how their decisions can affect employee morale. 

More information on how to apply and criteria can be found at this link: https://www.velvetjobs.com/scholarship/velvetjobs-scholarship-2017

 

DocuTAP Scholarship - $1,000 award

Deadline: December 31, 2017

(Applicants must be pursuing an AAS degree)

DocuTAP is excited to award five $1,000 scholarships to students who are on a mission to help shape the future of healthcare technology with us.

All of the application details and the essay question are available on our website at: https://docutap.com/company/docutap-scholarship-program.

 

 

Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award - $500 award

Deadline: November 29, 2017

To be eligible for the Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award over the past 2 years a student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work; over the past 2 years a student must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater; a student must be under the age of 21 years on the day of the deadline; a student must submit essay on the year’s topic.

http://www.bbgtelecommunications.com/telecommunications/article/2.php

 

Caretenders Scholarship Program - $500 award

Deadline: May 31, 2017

To be considered eligible for the Caretenders Scholarships Program you must be attending an accredited university, college, trades, or technical school in the fall of 2017, in the fall of 2016, you must be attending a school in Canada or the United States.

http://www.kelownaretirementhomes.ca/management.php#apply

 

LM Scholarships Program $1,000 award

Deadline: May 31, 2017

To be considered eligible for the LM Scholarship Program a student must be currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September. Additionally, to be eligible a student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.

https://www.studentscholarships.org/grants.php

  

Lift Parts Express Scholarship $500 award

Deadline: June 30, 

To be eligible for the LPE Scholarship you must either be a current senior in high school or a freshman or a sophomore in a college/university, be a legal resident of the United States or Canada, be enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2017.

https://www.studentscholarships.org/letter.php

 

KanEquip Scholarship

KanEquip is now offering to students attending technical schools in Kansas and Nebraska that offer an Associate's degree in agricultural or diesel technology a scholarship of $2,000 per semester for the scholar's tuition and semester fees as well as a $1,000 voucher to purchase tools from KanEquip at a discount.

KanEquip will provide the scholar with a paid internship, uniforms for their classes and internships as well as a scholar benefit package.  Eligibility requirements for the scholarship are students must be enrolled in Agricultural or Diesel Technology in a Kansas or Nebraska Technical College, complete a 90 day summer pre-internship at one of our 9 dealerships. (Wamego, Marysville, Dodge City, Topeka, Clay Center, Garden City, Ellsworth, Herington, Kansas and Syracuse, Nebraska).

Application Form

For more information, call Chris McDonald at 785-456-2083 ext 192 or e-mail: chris.mcdonald@kanequip.com

  

Gwendolyne Hawley Trust Scholarship Award

Deadline: 

For access to: 1) Information about the scholarship 2) instructions on how to apply 3) student and sponsor applications forms

go to kssdb.org and select Kansas State School for the Blind.  Click on the 'Gwendolyne Hawley Award' link located on the left side of your screen.

 

A Place for Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship - (5) $1,000 scholarships available

Deadline: April 15, 2017

Five $1,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate's, bachelor's, or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology or long-term care administration.

Essay topic and details found at www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship

    

Marine Corps Scholarship

Entry Deadline: March 1, 2017

Scholarships are for children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school - whether that be a career training, trade school, community college, or four-year university.  We're not competitive and we award scholarships to every eligible applicant. We are the Nation's oldest and largest provider of scholarships to military families.  Our scholarship application for the 2017-2018 year opened on January 1, 2017 and will close on March 1, 2017.

For more information please visit www.mcsf.org/scholarship/ or e-mail scholarship@mcsf.org

 

 Scholarship Resources for Medical Assisting Students

Scholarship page designed to present students with all available scholarship options (over 14,000).  Nine different scholarships are specific for medical assistants.  Scholarship databse is also available for more general awards and can be viewed here: http://www.medicalassistantcertification.org/scholarships/

 

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www.studentscholarships.org The Largest Scholarship Database on the Web

http://www.kansasregents.org/scholarships_and_grants Kansas Board of Regents Scholarships & Grants

Salina Area Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, military service, or any other non-merit based factor in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI, Title VII, ADA, Title IX, Section 504, Title II, GINA, is directed to contact the Human Resources Specialist, 2562 Centennial Rd, Salina, KS 67401, 785-309-3100.

 

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