Scholarship Information & Application

Trade/Technical Scholarship

Trade/Technical Flourish Scholarship Applications are Open!

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Questions? Please email scholarship@allyouthflourish.org.

Eligibility

A member of an underrepresented racial/ethnic marginalized community

Between the ages of 18-22 at the time of application

A U.S. citizen by date of award

Pursuing a program within 30 miles of Boone County, MO

(Trade, Technical, or Certificate program)

Trade/Technical Scholarship Application Information

About the Award

About the Award

Here’s what the scholarship will give you:

  • Up to $2500 in scholarships
  • Eligibility to re-apply for the scholarship next year

Preference will be given to students who are first generation, non-traditional, or identify as low-income, so we especially encourage you to apply if any of these describe you:

  • First-generation student
  • Non-traditional student (delayed enrollment into postsecondary education; attends college part-time; works full time; is financially independent for financial aid purposes; has dependents other than a spouse; is a single parent; or does not have a high school diploma.)
  • Student who identifies as low-income and has unmet financial need

Please note- Immediate family members of a Flourish Initiative Board Member are ineligible to apply.

About the Application

About the Application

Please be prepared to answer information about the following:

  • Personal & Demographic Questions
  • Education Questions
  • Financial Questions
    • FAFSA is not required but highly encouraged!
  • 3 short answer prompts
  • Resume

Once you complete the application, please hit ‘submit’ at the bottom of the screen. After you submit your application, congrats! You’ll be redirected to a confirmation screen.

Application Timeline

Application Timeline

  • Scholarship applications will remain open all year long
  • You must submit your application by the 25th of the prior month for your application to be reviewed that upcoming month
  • Applications will be reviewed by the 5th of each month and awarded monthly
    • Ex: Applications submitted on the 25th of June will be reviewed by the 5th of July. Applications submitted on the 26th of June will be reviewed by the 5th of August.
Disbursement Information

Disbursement Information

We will review each student individually and develop a scholarship award on a case-by-case basis. Scholarship amounts will vary with the max allotted amount being $2500. This scholarship will be paid as a one-time payment directly to the intended institution /program stated in the student’s scholarship application and school authorization form.

Recipient Expectations

Recipient Expectations

All scholarship recipients must agree to the following:

  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA or equivalent satisfactory status in programs without GPA
  • Sign media release and enrollment release form
  • Provide school or program’s financial aid/bursar/cashier’s office for the scholarship to be applied directly to tuition or program cost
  • Respond to scholarship staff communication in a timely manner
  • Understand that the scholarship will not cover prior student loan balance or outstanding balance. The scholarship will not be paid toward prior student loan balances
  • If selected as a recipient, proof of enrollment must be sent prior to payment being sent to the program/institution

Scholarship Information & Application

Boone County Flourish Scholarship

Boone County Scholarship Applications are Closed!

Applications will reopen in March 2023.

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Questions? Please email scholarship@allyouthflourish.org.

Eligibility

A member of an underrepresented racial/ethnic marginalized community

Between the ages of 18-22 by date of award (August 1, 2023)

A U.S. citizen by date of award (August 1, 2023)

Pursuing a program within 30 miles of Boone County, MO in Fall 2023

(Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree)

Questions? Please email scholarship@allyouthflourish.org.

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