College Scholarships
Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award

The Susan T. Buffett Scholarship application is open from November 1st to February 1st.  The deadline for the application is February 1st at 5:00 p.m. CST/4:00 p.m. MST.  Please use the links below to access the application and the tutorial videos:

                 2017-2018 Online Application

                 Application Overview Video

                 Essay Overview Video

Application Requirements and Checklist:

  • Online scholarship forms and signed consent form
  • Two recommendations
  • FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)
  • High school transcripts
  • Essay- Please compose an essay (1000-1500 words) that helps us understand more about you and your life.  

                   It is important that you address all of the following questions/topics throughout the essay: 

  1.  Why do you want to go to college?
  2.  What are your goals and how will you reach them?
  3.  Describe some of your strengths and weaknesses. How have you developed/learned from these?
  4.  Describe your leadership skills & how you have demonstrated them in your life (community, school, job, etc.).
  5.  How are you involved in giving back to others and/or your community?
  6.  Tell us about an obstacle or challenge you have faced.
  7.  Tell us about a time you worked hard to achieve something.

 

                              

     To access Frequently Asked Questions about the application or scholarship, please CLICK HERE.