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Scholarship Opportunities


Click on the scholarship title in order to access the link to that scholarship’s information and application.  You must download and save the document to your computer before printing.   Scholarships are updated and added daily.  Check deadlines for each scholarship.  Check back weekly as scholarships will be updated when received.

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NEW! Eric and Lora Grooms Scholarship Application

This scholarship is available for a student who will be attending  Pittsburg State University. Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Divine Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is for any AHS graduating senior who plans on pursuing a career in a nursing field or a trade field.  Applicant must complete a one-page essay and provide proof of enrollment in a nursing program or a trade program to obtain the $750 scholarship.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Gene Nusz
Applications are available in hard copy only.  Contact an AHS wrestling coach.  Applicant must be a graduating senior who wrestled during their high school career, has shown good citizenship and moral character, and must attend a post-secondary institution.  Deadline for completed application is January 31st, 2019This scholarship is CLOSED for this cycle.

Armand Hillier (Booster Club)
This scholarship is for any athlete or cheerleader who participated in the activity during their senior year.  Preference is given to multi-sport participants and all qualified applicants must maintain a 3.0 GPA.  There will be two awarded for a female and two awarded for a male in conjunction with VYPE magazine.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Sondra Boyd Memorial Soccer Scholarship
Applicant must: have played soccer at AHS, have a financial need, and maintain at least a 2.0 GPA. Preference will be given to those who plan to pursue soccer in college.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Augusta Education Association 
Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher AND must plan to enter the teaching field. The award will be granted upon completion of at least one teaching or education class taken in college.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Cooper Drug
Applicant must obtain a 3.5 GPA, be involved in extracurricular activities and attend a post-secondary institution majoring in a medically related field.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Chuck & Deann Korte
Applicant must attend Butler Community College and show a financial need.  Students without other scholarships who are interested in an Agricultural related field are preferred, but NOT required.  Applications deadline is March 31, 2019.

Hoefgen Cheerleader 
Applicant must have been an AHS cheerleader for at least two years.  Applications can also be picked up through the AHS cheerleading sponsor or the counseling office.  Application deadline is March 31, 2019.

Applicant must have competed in athletics in high school, show exceptional character and show a financial need. 
 Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

Kiwanis Club
The Kiwanis is a community service organization that focuses on volunteerism and work throughout the community.  
Deadline is March 31, 2019.

Oriole Pride Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any graduating AHS senior who maintains a 2.0 GPA. The application must contain an essay describing what it means to have Oriole pride and how the applicant helps make their school and community a better place to live.  This scholarship is founded on the principles by which Jan Schiable portrays on a daily basis through her work at AHS.  
Deadline is March 31st, 2019.

Lion's Club
Applicants must be an AHS graduate and attend Butler Community College in the fall semester immediately following their high school graduation.  Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

Mystic Tie Masonic Lodge
Available to any graduating senior.  Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

National Honor Society 
Applicants must be a member of National Honor Society to be eligible for this scholarship. The entire application must be completed and returned to the counselor’s office.  Deadline is March 31, 2019.

Friends of Augusta
Award will be based on GPA, extra-curricular activities, community, and volunteer involvement and financial need.  Applicant must enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester at a post-secondary institution. 
Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

This scholarship is for current graduating female seniors from AHS.  
Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

Student Council
Applicant must be a current Student Council member. Deadline for completed application is March 31, 2019.

Wheeler Friendship
Applicant must show academic success, participation in school activities, show respect/friendship for others and financial need.  Deadline March 31, 2019.

White Eagle Credit Union 
Applicants must be the child or grandchild of a Credit Union member.  Applications are due March 31, 2019.

The following scholarships are available through the Central Kansas Community Foundation
Scholarships will open Feb 1, 2019, and close March 31, 2019, unless otherwise noted
Applications will be available online at


Walter & Sidney Ewalt Scholarship
Applicant must show potential for academic success and attend a 2 or 4-year college.  Preference will be given to those individuals who have NOT received a college scholarship based on athletic, musical or dramatic ability.  
Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019.

Chelsea Gerbitz Memorial Scholarship
The applicant must have a 2.0 GPA or higher, graduate on time and be furthering his/her career through vocational and/or higher educational pursuits.  Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019-Feb. 28, 2019.

Clifford and Rubye Angleton Scholarship - Applicant must be a Butler County resident, enrolling in post-secondary education to become a physician or a nurse.  All applications must be typed. The scholarship award will range between $2,000 and $5,000. The scholarship may be renewed for up to three years as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress. Scholarship application runs March 5, 2019-March 23, 2019Click on the scholarship title.

May Gruver Memorial 
This scholarship is for current graduating female seniors from AHS.  To qualify you must plan to attend a post-secondary institution.  Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019.

Sally Annette (Souder) Puckett
Consideration for this scholarship will be given to high school performance, college potential as indicated by aptitude tests, leadership qualities, and demonstrated interests in societal concerns.  Priority will be given to individuals who have attended all their high school years at Augusta High School and/or planning to attend Pittsburg State University or Cottey College.  ALL 2019 AUGUSTA GRADUATES MAY ALSO APPLY regardless of post-graduate plans.  
Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019.

Vada-Vida Fletcher/Ketch Business Scholarship
This scholarship is for current graduating Augusta High School seniors who are furthering their careers through higher educational or vocational pursuits.  Qualified individuals are those who have taken at least 3 courses offered by the Business Department at AHS. Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019.

Wayne Willis Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is for any graduating high school senior who is furthering his/her career through a degree in wildlife management or conservation of natural resources. Qualified individuals must attend a Kansas Regent Institution or Kansas community college, maintain a 2.5 GPA, pursue at least a bachelor's degree; and complete courses in the science field which indicate a STRONG interest in Wildlife management or conservation.  
Scholarship application runs February 28th 

Gary McEachern Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for any graduating high school senior of the Youth Leadership Butler program who plan on attending a Kansas college or university.  Qualified individuals must possess a 2.5 GPA or higher. 
Scholarship application runs Feb. 1, 2019-Feb. 28, 2019.