Scholarships will be awarded in May 2018.
This scholarship awards 11th graders up to $10,000 per year up to five years, and is awarded directly to the college or university of enrollment. Students must maintain a cumulative 2.5 high school GPA and enroll full-time in college the semester immediately following high school graduation.
This scholarship is given to adults with some college, but no degree. Adult learners can receive up to $5,000 per year for up to five years and can enroll full-time or part-time. To qualify, they must be at least 24 years old at the time of college enrollment in the fall semester of 2018 and have previously earned at least 12 college credits.
COLLEGE SAVINGS MATCH
This program is available to 9th graders and is a one-time award. Each year, up to 500 students will have a 529 college savings account seeded with $50 from KC Scholars. Of these 500 9th graders, at least 50 will be selected for the four-to-one match and incentives program where a student can earn a one-time award of up to $7,000 toward college.
NETWORK OF COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
credential-bearing degree programs, was established to provide on-campus persistence and completion support services to KC Scholars. KC Scholars has a written agreement with each college/university. Partners are convened on an ongoing basis to share best
practices regarding persistence and completion.
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