DODGE CITY – Western Kansas Manufacturers Association scholarships remain available at several area universities and vocational technical colleges for the 2016-2017 school year.

Scholarships are made available each year at Barton Community College, Colby Community College, Dodge City Community College, Garden City Community College, NCK Tech (North Central Kansas Technical College), Northwest Kansas Technical College, Seward County Community College/Area Tech School, Fort Hays State University, Kansas State University and the University of Kansas.

At this time, scholarships remain available at Barton Community College, Colby Community College, Dodge City Community College, Garden City Community College, NCK Tech and Seward County.

Qualifying students are U.S. citizens residing in western Kansas who have graduated from a western Kansas high school. The scholarships are for freshman students, with preference given to those enrolling in agri-business, industrial engineering, pre-engineering or business administration. Scholarship applications should be made directly through the individual school’s financial aid or scholarship department. Visit www.3ishow.com/wkma/scholarships for more information.

WKMA scholarships are partially funded each year by the sale of 200 limited-edition belt buckles commemorating the upcoming 3i Show. Order forms are available online at www.3ishow.com/3ishow/merchandise. Buckles and hats will also be sold at the 62nd Annual 3i Show in Dodge City at the Western State Bank Expo Center Oct. 13-15 at the RSVP booth located in the northeast corner of the concrete section of the building, as well as in the on-site show office.

For more information about the 62nd Annual 3i Show, visit www.3ishow.com or contact the WKMA office directly toll-free at (877) 405-2883 or locally at (620) 227-8082. To receive continued updates and information about the 3i Show and upcoming events, follow the 3i Show on Google+ and Twitter or like the 3i Show Facebook Page.