Any student, who passed the G.E.D (previous to 2014) with a minimum score or of 2900 or the high school equivalency (HSE) with a minimum score 75, is eligible for this scholarship. The initial scholarship award must be used within the first year following completion of the HSE test.
Eligible students must maintain and successfully complete full-time status with a minimum 3.0 G.P.A. each semester. This scholarship may be renewed for up to three consecutive semesters.
GED/HSE scholarship awards are $600 per semester. Scholarships will be applied to standard educational fees.
Qualifying students must provide official copies of their GED/HSE scores and apply through the Financial Aid Office (Phone: 417.455.5678).
Students who pass in Missouri with a score lower than the scholarship standard are eligible for a three credit hour, in-district tuition waiver. This is a non-renewable tuition waiver. This award must be used within the first year following completion of the GED/HSE test.