PLEASE NOTE: Not all scholarships are for the current school year. The current scholarships have a due date in PURPLE. The scholarships with a due date in GREEN are the previous year’s scholarships, but will possibly be offered again. They are left on the website so students can see what will possibly be offered.
NO Due Date – First Come, First Served
A Kansas resident who has graduated from an accredited Kansas public or a private secondary school (or Kansas homeschool) within the preceding 12 months.
A Kansas resident who has been in Kansas for three or more consecutive years and who is at least 21 years of age or older.
A dependent child of a military service member permanently stationed in another state who graduated in the last 12 months.
All eligible students must have a family household income of:
Equal to or less than $100,000 for a family of two
Equal to or less than $150,000 for a family of three
Equal to or less than $150,000 plus $4,800 for each additional family member for household sizes greater than three.
If there is scholarship money left in the Kansas Promise Scholarship program fund during the award year after awarding scholarships to the students who qualify based on the above income levels, Kansas Promise Scholarships may be awarded to eligible students whose family household income exceeds the set limits.
Oct. 8, 2022
•Based on character, as determined by the essay submitted
•Intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study
•Available to high school seniors attending a post secondary educational facility
•Not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible
October 15, 2022
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria as of the application deadline date:
•Be at least 17 years of age.
•Be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents (holders of a Permanent Resident Card), or individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA).
•Have received a high school diploma or the equivalent from a U.S. school by September 2020.
•Have completed or expect to successfully complete a minimum of one full year of postsecondary education by June 2021.
•Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at the sophomore year level or higher at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire 2021-2022 academic year.
•Be studying to obtain an Associate’s or first Bachelor’s degree.
•Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
•Demonstrate financial need.
October 15, 2022
- High School Senior OR first-year college freshman
- Involved in raising bison AND/OR planning to pursue a career in an agriculturally related field
Oct. 18, 2022
• Have a cumulative weighted high school grade point average (GPA) of a B (3.0) or better.
• Participate in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Association and sponsored by your school.
• Be a leader in school and in the community and serve as a role model for underclassman.
Oct. 31, 2022 by 3 p.m. (CST)
- Current high school OR home-schooled students attending school in one of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or select DoD schools who will graduate high school during the 2022-2023 academic school year (students graduating from an American or expat school abroad are not eligible for this award; individuals who have already graduated from high school are not eligible)
- U.S. Citizens (not Temporary Residents), U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, OR Humanitarian Parolees – based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility
- Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. college or university
October 31, 2022
•Open to students in grades 9-12
•Enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States, its territories and possessions; or in an overseas U.S. military/civilian dependent school.