Scholarship Information

Cheyenne County

Bird City Century II Development Foundation Scholarship Fund 

The Business Development Scholarship is a scholarship program offered to individuals wishing to expand their education, and live and work in Bird City. This scholarship is based upon financial need and a commitment to return to Bird City, fulfilling our goal to enhance the business community of Bird City.

Edgar and Mabel Robertson Scholarship 

The Robertson Scholarship is a memorial scholarship made available to Cheylin graduating seniors with primary emphasis being community service. This scholarship is paid to recipients over 2 years (4 semesters), providing a 2.5 cumulative GPA is maintained.

Wingfield Scholarship Fund 

The Wingfield Scholarship, established by Owen and Phyllis Wingfield, is a 4-year scholarship made available to Cheylin graduating seniors who wish to continue their education, but need some financial assistance in doing so. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA to be considered.

Decatur County

Flora Elizabeth Boutz Edwards Endowment Scholarship

The Flora Elizabeth Boutz Edwards Endowment Scholarship was first made available to 2017 graduates of Decatur Community Schools in Oberlin. This permanent scholarship will continue to support Decatur Community Schools annually through the generous benefit and forward thinking efforts of Ms. Edwards. This scholarship is paid out over a two-semester payout.

Graham County

Opal and Adolph Harris Estate Scholarship Fund for Hill City USD 281 

The Opal and Adolph Harris Estate Scholarship Fund for Hill City USD 281 has been established to benefit graduates of Hill City USD 281, or students who are home-schooled and live within the Hill City School District.  Special consideration will be given to students from the Penokee and Morland areas of the district.  Two scholarships will be awarded in the amounts of $1,500 each; paid over the course of two semesters.

Norton County

Della Connell Scholarship 

The Della Connell Scholarship Fund was established to assist Norton High School graduating seniors with continuing their higher education. This scholarship is set-up as a two-semester payout with the opportunity to apply for a second year renewal.

  • Della Connell Scholarship Application – contact Norton Community Schools at 785-877-3338

Rawlins County

See Scholarships for Cheylin School Seniors under Cheyenne County (McDonald, KS).

Sheridan County

Opal and Adolph Harris Estate Scholarship Fund for Hoxie USD 412 

The Opal and Adolph Harris Estate Scholarship Fund for Hoxie USD 412 has been established to benefit graduates of Hoxie USD 412, or students who are home-schooled and live within the Hoxie School District.  Two scholarships will be awarded in the amounts of $1,750 each; paid over the course of two semesters.

Sherman County

Brianna Linin Memorial Scholarship Fund 

The Brianna Linin Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Brianna Danae Linin, who was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor which claimed her life when she was just five years old.  A local fundraising event, Goodland’s Got Talent, has been an annual memorial to her and her legacy, with proceeds each year going into this scholarship fund.  The first scholarships awarded from this Fund were to 2017 graduates of Goodland High School, Brianna’s classmates.  A perpetuating scholarship will continue in years beyond. Applications are due each year by April 1 for consideration.

Wallace County

Fox Still Memorial Scholarship 

The Fox Still Memorial Scholarship was established to assist Wallace County High School graduating seniors with continuing their higher education at a Kansas College with a major in Law Enforcement or Criminal Justice.

Mac and Bill Jones Scholarship 

The Mac and Bill Jones Scholarship was established to assist Wallace County High School or Weskan High School former students with continuing their higher education working towards a bachelor, master, or doctorate degree. Applicant must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university to apply.

Ruth Jackson Scholarship 

The Ruth Jackson Scholarship was established to assist Wallace County High School or Weskan High School graduating seniors with continuing their higher education at a college or technical school.

W Paul Kirkham Scholarship 

The W Paul Kirkham Scholarship was established to assist Wallace County High School or Weskan High School former students with continuing their higher education at a post-secondary educational institution. Applicant must have accumulated a minimum of 30 required credit hours, preferably a junior or senior, to apply