Editor's note: In an effort to provide high school students with helpful college information, the Southeast Missourian will begin publishing different scholarships each week.
* Who it's for: Students planning on majoring in education.
* Value: A one-time $2,000 award for colleges in Missouri.
* Qualifications: Students must be in the top 15 percent of class and be enrolled in a four-year institution.
* Deadline: Feb. 7
* Info: dese.mo.gov/divteachqual/scholarships/
* Who it's for: Students who are attending a high school prom in the spring.
* Value: First prize is a $3,000 scholarship to each member of the winning couple and a $3,000 cash prize to the school that hosted the prom.
* Qualifications: Entrants must enter as a couple and attend a high school prom wearing complete attire or accessories made from duct tape.
* Deadline: June 8
* Info: www.stuckatprom.com/contests/