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Candace Gay Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to any graduating senior in good standing from NCHS who has participated in one or more of the following activities during their time at NCHS: Drama, Forensics, Art, Music, or Scholars Bowl. 

Please download and complete the application, or pick up a copy from the NCHS Counselor's office.  

Della Connell Scholarship Fund

The Della Connell Scholarship Fund was established to assist Norton High School graduating seniors with continuing their higher education. This scholarship is set-up as a two-semester payout with the opportunity to apply for a second year renewal. Senior applicants must possess a minimum of 3.0 GPA entering community college or university, or a 2.0 GPA entering a vocational college. Second year applicants must provide official secondary transcripts with a minimum of 2.0 GPA and will be provided a code to apply for the renewal grant online. (Second year applicants should contact NCCF at 785-874-5106 for access code to apply.) Deadline to apply is April 15.

FAQ for Second-Year Della Connell Scholarship

*Apply online by clicking the green "Apply Here" button below. 

Glenn & Wilda Bowman Family Scholarship Fund

The Glenn & Wilda Bowman Family Scholarship was established in 2016 to assist Norton High School seniors who plan to attend Kansas State University and/or any Kansas Vocational Technical College. 

*Apply online by clicking the green "Apply Here" button below. 

J.R. Durham Scholarship 

The J.R. Durham Scholarship Fund was established in 2020 in memory of Jake Durham. The scholarship is intended for a male or female wrestler who is a graduate of NCHS. 

*Apply online by clicking the green "Apply Here" button below. 

**Contact NCCF (785-874-5106) or Mrs. Hauser’s office for the access code. 

NCHS Alumni Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Norton Community High School Alumni Association to award an annual scholarship to an NCHS Senior seeking continuing education at a college or vocational school. This will be a one-time, non-renewable scholarship in the amount of $250-$500. Deadline to apply is April 1. 

Download the Application 

Norton Rotary Scholarship

The Norton Rotary Scholarship Fund has been established to benefit any high school student residing in Norton County who has been actively engaged in community service activities during their high school career. Deadline to apply is April 15.

*Apply online by clicking the green "Apply Here" button below. 

Other Scholarships Available through USD 211:

David Brehmer Art & Design Scholarship

David S. Stuewe Scholarship

J. Byrum Memorial Scholarship

Jack and Wanda Mae Mechsner Scholarship

Longspur Chapter Pheasants Forever Scholarship

Louis Welter Memorial Scholarship

Patricia J. Eicher-Butler & Ida Tansill Memorial Scholarship

PEO Chapter AA, Norton KS Scholarship

Tracy Runnion Scholarship

*Access the application for the USD 211 scholarships here.


*April 15 is deadline to apply.

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