Scholarship and Financial Aid Resources

Student are encouraged to check with colleges/universities about scholarships and financial aid. Some college/university scholarships are automatic with application for admission. There are many other scholarship resources: free online scholarship databases, civic group, churches, parent or student employer, etc. There are many more resources to research, including:


Buchanan County R-IV CTA Scholarship

DHS Alumni Basketball Association
Jimmy Derry Memorial Scholarship



Seniors should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after January 1 of their senior year. Visit for more information and to begin the application process.

Accredited Online Colleges and Universities
A comprehensive and informative resource that ranks each university in America by size, degrees offered, tuition costs, admission rates, graduation rates, and retention rates.


Local Scholarships for 2014-15 will be posted as they become available.


ACT Information

Please check with the counseling office for more information if needed.

A+ Information

A+ Handbook
A+ Participation Agreement