College Savings Plan Parent Giveaway: click here for more information.

Iowa Society Daughters of the American Revolution: The applicant must be planning to attend an Iowa technical school, college, or university. Student must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. Deadline to Susan Nielsen (address on application cover sheet). Application information is on file in the scholarship box in the office. Deadline: November 15, 2017

Wayne State College Art and Design Department: If interested in art scholarships at Wayne State go to Deadline: November 15, 2017

Iowa Newspaper Foundation: INF provides college scholarshipsfor students preparing for a newspaper career. Visit for an application.. Deadline: February 9, 2017

Hy Vee Scholarships: Applicant must be a high school senior working for Hy Vee or subsidiary who began employment on or before September 15, 2017 or high school senior son and/or daughter of a full, regular, or part time Hy Vee or subsidiary employee who has a minimum of six months employment as of September 15, 2017. Application form can be found at www.hyvee.comDeadline: February 10, 2018

NSDAR Scholarship: Information on National DAR Scholarships is on file in the scholarship box in the office. Deadline: February 15, 2018

National Co-op Scholarship Program: Check out for more information. Deadline: February 15, 2018

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center: Applicant must be a high school senior, live within 35 miles of Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, and must pursue a health related field of educational study. Application is on file in the scholarship box in the office. Deadline: March 31, 2018

The Pearl Hull Falk Scholarship: Students must be of Protestant faith, resident of the state of Iowa, attending he University of Iowa; Application is on file in the scholarship box in the office. Deadline: May 1, 2018

Iowa Student Loan offers several free college funding opportunities as incentives for students and families to adequately prepare for college expenses. Check out the following websites for more information: Open until October 22 Open October 23-February 16
College Savings Plan Parent Giveaway:

Guidance Office has received scholarship information from University of Nebraska, Washington University St. Louis and University of Dayton . Please see Mrs. Todd if you are interested.

Countdown to College – Be Prepared for College Starting Now!
In April and May of your;
Freshman year, think about your schedule for next year and plan to take classes to challenge yourself, consider job shadowing, volunteering or interning over the summer
Sophomore year, start thinking about your schedule for your junior year, consider job shadowing, volunteering or interning over the summer
Junior year, start thinking about your senior schedule, start planning to take the ACT or SAT if you haven’t already, research scholarships, meet with college reps and plan college visits, compile and review your activities list and start narrowing down your college choices
Senior year, keep grades up, confirm with your colleges of choice they have required information from you, identify scholarships and enjoy the last few weeks of your high school experience!

College Reps:


October 30 – 10:00 am – Iowa Lake Community College

November 1 – 1:00 pm – LaJames Mason City

  • Nitz, Kara
    Nitz, Kara HS Guidance Office 


Common Application

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