At Tortoise, we are proud of our entrepreneurial culture and want to help support tomorrow's entrepreneurs in their endeavors. The Tortoise Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship seeks to award students who have typically started their own business or have drafted a detailed business plan.
We will award three, non-renewable scholarships annually.
1st Place: $3,000
2nd Place: $2,000
3rd Place: $1,000
Be a permanent resident of Missouri or Kansas who is enrolled or plants to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study towards a bachelor's degree
Be a non-resident of either state who is enrolled or plans to enroll as a full-time student in a four-year bachelor's program at a Missouri or Kansas accredited university or college
Recommended minimums include a 3.3 grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale) and a minimum 24 ACT or minimum SAT score of 1680 (including writing section)