Helen Morse Scholarship             

Postmark deadline:  March 29, 2019

To make application for the $500 Helen Morse Memorial Scholarship, complete the attached application form and mail or email to:

University of Missouri Extension         
201 W. Wall St
Harrisonville  MO  64701

2019 Helen Morse Scholarship App. (PDF)  

Selection will be based on the strength of the application as it relates to the following criteria:

  1. Must be a resident of Cass County.
  2. Must be a graduate of an accredited high school.
  3. Preference given to students who have been active or are currently in 4-H and/or FFA
  4. The recipient must be enrolled in a college or university in the summer or fall of 2019.
  5. A great amount of emphasis will be placed on leadership skills as demonstrated in school and community activities.
  6. Other considerations will include academic achievements, need for financial assistance, citizenship, religious involvement, and attitude precepts and essay

(Do not submit additional documentation other than what is requested.)

The $500 scholarship will be awarded in May 2019.