Jim and Betty Robidou Scholarship

The Jim and Betty Robidou Scholarship was established to provide an educational opportunity annually to a Council Grove High School senior pursuing a college degree,  in memory of Jim and Betty Robidou.


•    Deadline for scholarship applications is April 1, 2020
•    Refer to criteria below for eligibility and list of documents needed (i.e., transcript, high school resume, introductory letter).
•    Incomplete applications will not be considered.
•    Please type application, illegible applications will not be considered.
•    The Scholarship recipient will be announced at the Council Grove High School Awards Ceremony on  May 13,  2020.
•    The Scholarship recipient must provide evidence of enrollment before scholarship funds will be distributed.  Scholarships will be mailed directly to the recipient’s educational institution.

Award Criteria

​​​•    Applicant must be a current registered, graduating senior at Council Grove Senior High.

•    Applicant must be entering a full-time college program or currently enrolled in a full-time college program.

•    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with a permanent resident ID card or current passport.

•    Applicant must include a copy of an official CGHS or college transcript including cumulative GPA.

•    Applicant must include a high school resume.

•    Applicant must include a one-page letter explaining their goals, career plans, financial need, and any other information you want the scholarship selection committee to consider.






Applications are due by April 1, 2020


Mail to:

Council Grove Area Foundation
C/O Jim & Betty Robidou Scholarship 

PO BOX 137

Council Grove, KS 66846


Photo Credits: Mindy Sue Photography and Love My Kansas - Land and Aerial Photography/Video


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PO BOX 137
Council Grove, KS 66846

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