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MBU is not affiliated with any of the organizations listed below nor do we necessarily determine eligibility for these scholarships. Please view the details of the programs you are interested in and contact the organization listed, as MBU does not accept applications for these scholarships. If you receive an external scholarship, you must report it to the Student Financial Services department.

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT DEADLINE ELIGIBILITY ESSAY AVAILABLE TO APPLY
Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Max. Federal Pell Grant Must complete a FAFSA for the current award year A Pell-eligible student whose parent or guardian died in the line of duty while performing as a public safety officer and who is less than 24 years of age, or enrolled at the time of the parent’s or guardian’s death NO Undergrads Apply by emailing our office
The Horatio Alger National Scholarship 106 awards of $25,000 10/25/19 Currently enrolled high school seniors graduating in Spring 2020, demonstrating financial need, U.S. citizen, min. GPA of 2.0, involved in co-curricular and community service activities, and displaying integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity YES High School Seniors Apply Here
Coca-Cola Scholars Program 150 awards of $20,000 each 10/31/19 Current high school and home-schooled students who will graduate in the 19/20 academic year, US citizens, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US college or university YES High School Seniors Apply Here
Social Media Scholarship $500 10/31/19 High school seniors and college students interested in social marketing YES Undergrads Apply Here
The VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship Up to $30,000 10/31/19 High school students who submit an essay on “What Makes American Great?” YES High School Students Apply Here
PEO Scholar Award $15,000 11/01/19 Female full-time doctoral student, US or Canadian citizen, NO Doctoral students Request additional information from our office
OurMilitary Veteran Recognition Scholarship $1,000 11/01/19 An active service member or veteran, spouse, or child, enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university, min. GPA of 2.7 YES Undergrads Apply Here
The Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship Up to $12,500 11/05/19 U.S. citizen students who are currently pursuing a four-year degree on a full-time basis at a U.S. college or university. Students need not be related to an Elks member YES Undergrads Apply Here
Women in Business Scholarship $1,000 12/01/19 Current undergraduate women pursuing a career in business YES Undergrads Apply Here
Department of Defense SMART Scholarship Full tuition and other benefits 12/03/19 Citizen of the US, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or the UK, at least 18 years old, able to complete a summer internship at a DoD facility, in good standing with a min. GPA of 3.0, pursuing a degree in a specified STEM field YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Allied Van Lines Logistics Scholarship 3 awards of $1,000 12/15/19 U. S. citizen or permanent resident, enrolled or enrolling as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
32nd Annual Christophers Video Contest Up to $2,000 12/17/19/ Currently enrolled college or university student in good standing VIDEO Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
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$500 12/30/19 US citizens or permanent residents, enrolled for the 2019 academic year at an accredited college or university VIDEO Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
The Zebra Missouri Tour Guide Scholarship $1,000 12/31//9 Currently (or planning to be) enrolled at a 4-year college or university VIDEO Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Tobi Cares Scholarship $3,000 12/31/19 Female, enrolled or enrolling as an undergrad at a US college or university YES Undergrads Apply Here
Lakeview Health Annual Scholarship $3,000 12/31/19 At least 18 years of age, min. GPA of 2.5, attending or planning to attend an accredited US college or university YES Undergrads Apply Here
Young Scholars Award Up to 5 awards of $2,000 12/31/19 U.S. residents under the age of 30 with a minimum GPA of 3.0, enrolled in an accredited college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
OppU Achievers Scholarship $2,500 12/31/19 U. S. citizens with a min. GPA of 3.0, enrolled full-time in a college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Mensa Foundation Scholarship Varies 01/15/20 Intending to enroll in an accredited college or university in the 2020-2021 academic year YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Virginia M. Wagner Soroptimist Educational Award Varies 01/15/20 Women residing in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, or Wisconsin, and currently attending college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Association of Women in Mathematics Scholarship Varies 01/31/20 High school students and current undergrads YES Undergrads Apply Here
Baptist Women’s Missionary Union Foundation Scholarships Not specified 02/01/20 Student must be affiliated with a Baptist church and endorsed by a WMU leader YES Undergrads Apply Here
Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri Scholarship Up to $4,000 02/01/20 Junior, senior, or graduate level college students majoring in garden-related field of study (biology, ecology, agriculture, etc.) YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Journey to College Book Scholarship $500 02/15/20 Missouri high school students who attend a FAFSA Frenzy even between 10/1/19 and 01/31/20, attend a Missouri college or university in the next academic year, and create an account on the State Financial Aid Portal NO High School Students Information Here
Lula Entrepreneur-ship Scholarship $500 03/29/20 High school senior or older, min. GPA of 3.0, enrolled in a US college or university for Fall 2020 YES Undergrads Apply Here
GameAuthority Scholarship $1,000 04/15/20 Full-time student at an accredited US college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Old School Labs Scholarship $1,000 05/15/20 US citizen, national, or permanent resident, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US college or university VIDEO Undergrads Apply Here
1-800 Wheelchairs Scholarship $500 05/30/20 Enrolled in a US accredited high school, college, or university, age 16 or older, min. GPA of 3.0 YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship $1,000 08/30/20 Undergraduate students attending an accredited college or university in a STEM major YES Undergrads Apply Here

Student Financial Services receives information regarding scholarship search programs from various organizations. MBU is not affiliated with any of the organizations nor are we responsible for the outcome of the scholarship service. MBU does not endorse any scholarship service that charges a fee.