Scholarship Opportunities

Parents and Students,

There is a wealth of information on the following scholarship sites. If you see a web page that is not working or has wrong information, please email Joanna Mathes (12th grade counselor), joanna.mathes@fpsk12.org. Please specify which site is incorrect.

BE CAUTIOUS OF SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS. visit https://studentaid.ed.gov/types/scams for information from U.S. Department of Education. You can also contact the Federal Trade Commission for more information at www.ftc.gov. DO NOT PROVIDE CREDIT CARD INFORMATION TO USE A FREE SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH.

MISSOURI CONNECTIONS is also an excellent resource if you are unsure about a career or to research colleges to attend. It also has reality check that will help you see what a job/career will pay, cost of living and etc. There are help and tutorials in the sections to give you guidance on how to research. Go to: www.missouriconnections.org Then on username put in: fredericktownhs For password put in: 2viewmoc

FAFSA Frenzy will be held October 16th from 5-8pm and October 24th 9-3 pm in the LMC. All seniors will need to sign up in Mrs. Tibb’s English classes. All 12th grade students who plan to attend college or trade/vocational school after graduation will need to complete the FAFSA as part of the admissions process. FAFSA Frenzy events are opportunities for students and parents to complete the FAFSA online with assistance from outreach specialists.

Link to http://www.college-scholarships.com, a website filled with information about college admission, college life, career schools, scholarships, and financial aid.

Student Scholarships.org has many new scholarships that have recently been added. Please use this site: http://www.studentscholarships.org/2015scholarships.php

Scholarships.com is a free search where you can search over 7,000 colleges and 2.7 million college scholarships. www.scholarships.com/educators and www.scholarships.com/link

Among the pages to which you may wish to link are:

http://www.college-scholarships.com/missouri.php, which lists Missouri colleges, community colleges, and career schools.

http://www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm, a list of more than 60 no-cost scholarship search sites.

http://www.college-scholarships.com/learning_disabilities.htm, a list of colleges with comprehensive programs for students with learning disabilities.

http://www.college-scholarships.com/online_college_gpa_calculator.htm, an instant online GPA calculator.

Please visit this website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about available scholarships and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for other scholarships. The deadline for applications is May 25th Amount of Scholarship: $1,000 If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com Director: Jason Rumeacher


SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES