Our Opportunities

Thank you for inquiring about scholarship opportunities offered through the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Greater Horizons


Please begin by completing your General Application. This is your profile. You will then be prompted to complete a second set of questions that will help to match you to different scholarship opportunities. Please be sure to read through each question and answer to the best of your ability. Upon completion, you will be given a list of applications that you qualify for, but may require additional information. You can apply to as many scholarships as you wish.
You are not considered for a scholarship until you select and apply to that opportunity.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Soroptimist International of Kansas City Northland Healthcare Scholarship
The Soroptimist International of Kansas City Northland Healthcare Scholarship provides an annual scholarship for a young woman going into her first...
The Soroptimist International of Kansas City Northland Healthcare...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/01/2019
varies William Everett and Mary Ellen Mealman Scholarship
PBI/Gordon Corporation believes a college education is an important investment in the lives of young people. PBI/Gordon Corporation also wishes to...
PBI/Gordon Corporation believes a college education is an important...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Awards of $1,000 or more per semester will be made to each recipient Elizabeth Miller Watkins Memorial Scholarship Fund (renewal applicants)
The purpose of the Elizabeth Miller Watkins Scholarship is to assist women students of outstanding scholastic achievement and demonstrated...
The purpose of the Elizabeth Miller Watkins Scholarship is to assist...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Awards of $1,000 or more per semester will be made to each recipient
Deadline02/15/2019
$1,000 KCI Rotary Scholarship
This fund was established by the KCI Rotary Educational Foundation to provide academic scholarships to graduating seniors of high schools located...
This fund was established by the KCI Rotary Educational Foundation to...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Megan E. Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fund - Shawnee Mission South High School
Established by William and Marilyn Taylor in memory of their daughter, Megan E. Taylor, the fund will provide four-year scholarships to females...
Established by William and Marilyn Taylor in memory of their daughter,...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
varies Stephen R. and Dorothy M. Pratt Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to one graduating senior from North Kansas City High School and one graduating senior from...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to one...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/15/2019
$1,500 J. Harold and Mabel Hamil Memorial Scholarship
The J. Harold and Mabel Hamil Memorial Scholarship program provides annual scholarships to graduating seniors in honor of J. Harold and Mabel...
The J. Harold and Mabel Hamil Memorial Scholarship program provides...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2019
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline02/18/2019
$1,000 Parkville Fine Arts Association
The Parkville Fine Arts Association (PFAA) Scholarship Fund provides annual scholarships to graduating seniors of Park Hill School District. The...
The Parkville Fine Arts Association (PFAA) Scholarship Fund provides...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2019
$1,000 Pastor Otis L. Cobbins, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
The Pastor Otis L. Cobbins, Sr. Memorial Scholarship honors a young individual(s) who is furthering their education and exemplifies the attributes...
The Pastor Otis L. Cobbins, Sr. Memorial Scholarship honors a young...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/18/2019
$500 Prosperity Planning Scholarship
The Prosperty Planning Scholarship fund was established to provide academic scholarships to graduating seniors in the Park Hill School District who...
The Prosperty Planning Scholarship fund was established to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/18/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/18/2019
$2,500 John and Eunice Davidson Scholarship
This fund was established in memory of John and Eunice Davidson by their family to provide academic scholarships to graduating seniors. John and...
This fund was established in memory of John and Eunice Davidson by their...
  • Deadline: 02/27/2019
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline02/27/2019
up to $4,000 Elizabeth Miller Watkins Memorial Scholarship Fund (first-time applicants)
The purpose of the Elizabeth Miller Watkins Scholarship is to assist women students of outstanding scholastic achievement and demonstrated...
The purpose of the Elizabeth Miller Watkins Scholarship is to assist...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: up to $4,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Go-Long Scholarship Fund
The Go-Long mantra is to give of oneself, live life fully and to never give up. The Go-Long team was formed in 2002 when a group of football-loving...
The Go-Long mantra is to give of oneself, live life fully and to never...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$5,000 Honeywell Black Achievers Society Engineering Education Scholarship
Honeywell offers two $5,000 annual, renewable scholarships exclusively for African American students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in engineering or...
Honeywell offers two $5,000 annual, renewable scholarships exclusively...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Honeywell Opportunity for Prosperity through Education Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship fund is to provide talented high school students who are economically challenged with a funded path to a post...
The purpose of this scholarship fund is to provide talented high school...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Honeywell Opportunity for Prosperity through Education Scholarship - New Mexico
The purpose of this scholarship fund is to provide talented high school students who are economically challenged with a funded path to a post...
The purpose of this scholarship fund is to provide talented high school...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,000 Jenese Lynn Krysa Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Jenese Lynn Krysa Scholarship Fund is to provide an annual scholarship to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates or...
The purpose of the Jenese Lynn Krysa Scholarship Fund is to provide an...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2019
$500 John A. Grindel Memorial Scholarship
The John A. Grindel Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to honor the values of John A. Grindel including his commitment to community and his...
The John A. Grindel Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to honor...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2019
$500 Marvin Brooks Educational Fund
The Marvin Brooks Educational Fund continues Marvin Brooks’ dream of compassionate service to others through education. He devoted his life to...
The Marvin Brooks Educational Fund continues Marvin Brooks’ dream of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2019
$500 Marvin Brooks Educational Fund (Renewal)
The Marvin Brooks Educational Fund continues Marvin Brooks’ dream of compassionate service to others through education. He devoted his life to...
The Marvin Brooks Educational Fund continues Marvin Brooks’ dream of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2019
$2,000 Merlin and Bernadine Peterson Scholarship
The purpose of the Merlin and Bernadine Peterson Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarships to high school seniors that previously attended Santa...
The purpose of the Merlin and Bernadine Peterson Scholarship Fund is to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Michael Haseltine Scholarship
The Michael Haseltine Scholarship Fund was established at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation in memory of Michael Haseltine, former...
The Michael Haseltine Scholarship Fund was established at the Greater...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Zonta Club of Johnson County, Kansas Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Zonta Club of Johnson, County Kansas Scholarship Fund shall be to provide scholarships to encourage more young women to seek...
The purpose of the Zonta Club of Johnson, County Kansas Scholarship Fund...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$500 Bryon L. Schaller Memorial Scholarship
The Bryon L. Schaller Memorial Scholarship Fund will benefit students who are planning to attend a college or vocational school who have attended...
The Bryon L. Schaller Memorial Scholarship Fund will benefit students...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/15/2019
$1875 Genevieve Edmee Lenz Guldner Kansas University Fine Arts Scholarship
The purpose of the fund shall be to provide scholarships to students attending the Kansas University Fine Arts School. The students eligible for...
The purpose of the fund shall be to provide scholarships to students...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $1875
Deadline03/15/2019
Varies Genevieve Edmee Lenz Guldner Kansas University Medical Center Scholarship
The purpose of the fund shall be to provide scholarships to Kansas University Medical Center (“KUMC”) students. The students eligible for...
The purpose of the fund shall be to provide scholarships to Kansas...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2019
$1,000 Gordon M. Robinson Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Gordon M. Robinson Memorial Scholarship is to assist financially struggling Missouri residents who are computer science majors...
The purpose of the Gordon M. Robinson Memorial Scholarship is to assist...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$2,000 Jaana Megan Langhus Scholarship
The purpose of the Jaana Megan Langhus Scholarship Fund shall be to provide scholarships to graduates of the Park Hill, Missouri School...
The purpose of the Jaana Megan Langhus Scholarship Fund shall be to...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$2,000 Labconco-Callaway Scholarship
The purpose of the Labconco-Callaway Scholarship is to offer Labconco employee’s dependent children assistance in expanding educational...
The purpose of the Labconco-Callaway Scholarship is to offer Labconco...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$5,000 Mary J. Weber Memorial Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Mary J. Weber Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarships to high school graduates who intend to further their education at a...
The purpose of the Mary J. Weber Scholarship Fund is to provide...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$5,000 Mary J. Weber Memorial Scholarship Fund (Renewal)
This opportunity is for renewal applicants only. The purpose of the Mary J. Weber Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarships to high school...
This opportunity is for renewal applicants only. The purpose of the Mary...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/15/2019
Varies Opal M. Huffman Charitable Trust
Opal M. Huffman, a long time resident of Bates County, Missouri, established the Opal M. Huffman Charitable Trust for the purpose of providing...
Opal M. Huffman, a long time resident of Bates County, Missouri,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2019
$5,000 QTS Student Scholarship
In support of our Core Value of Support for Family, we (Quality Technology Services, LLC) are pleased to offer the QTS Student Scholarship Program....
In support of our Core Value of Support for Family, we (Quality...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$2,500 Reat Griffin Underwood Memorial Scholarship
Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management created this scholarship to honor the memory of Reat Griffin Underwood. A rising star in so many ways, Reat was...
Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management created this scholarship to honor the...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline03/15/2019
Varies Rosemary Otto Memorial Scholarship
The Rosemary Otto Memorial Scholarship was established to provide scholarships to qualified graduating seniors from St. Elizabeth R-IV High School,...
The Rosemary Otto Memorial Scholarship was established to provide...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2019
Varies Second Chance Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to students who have had some adversity in their lives but who desire a second chance at a...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to students who...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2019
$2,000 Virginia Whitsitt Memorial Scholarship
The Virginia Whitsitt Memorial Scholarship Fund program provides annual scholarships to graduating seniors in honor of Helen Virginia Whitsitt....
The Virginia Whitsitt Memorial Scholarship Fund program provides annual...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/15/2019
$2,500 William L. Corporon, MD Memorial Scholarship
Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management created this scholarship to honor the memory of Dr. William L. Corporon. As a physician, husband, father, and...
Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management created this scholarship to honor...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline03/15/2019
$5,000 Black Community Scholarship Fund
This fund was established by the Black Community Fund Board of Directors to provide scholarship support to African-American students from the...
This fund was established by the Black Community Fund Board of Directors...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/18/2019
$1,500 Betty Charlton Scholarship Fund
This fund was established by the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce in memory of Betty Charlton, who was a strong supporter of education, to provide...
This fund was established by the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce in memory...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2019
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/25/2019
$2,000 Automobile Dealers of Greater Kansas City
The scholarship provides financial assistance to students graduating from non-chartered public high schools in Johnson, Leavenworth or Wyandotte...
The scholarship provides financial assistance to students graduating...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline04/01/2019
$2,000 Automobile Dealers of Greater Kansas City (Renewals)
The scholarship provides financial assistance to students who graduated from non-chartered public high schools in Johnson, Leavenworth or Wyandotte...
The scholarship provides financial assistance to students who graduated...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline04/01/2019
$1,000 General Hospital #2 Perpetual Trust Fund
To provide scholarships for African-American students enrolled in the Registered Nursing program in any accredited school of nursing in the five...
To provide scholarships for African-American students enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Helen Anita and William E. Evans, Jr., M.D. Scholarship Fund - Camp Scholarship
Dr. Bill, as he was affectionately known, practiced family medicine in the Greater Kansas City area all of his working life. He was ably assisted...
Dr. Bill, as he was affectionately known, practiced family medicine in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$2,000 Jeffrey and Coleen Flathman College Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships to students graduating from a high school in Kansas with a graduating class of less than 40...
The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships to students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Jerry Sharp Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Jerry Sharp who promoted motorcycle racing throughout Missouri. The students eligible for assistance shall: be...
This scholarship is in memory of Jerry Sharp who promoted motorcycle...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$1,000 KCAS Founders’ Scholarship Fund
The KCAS Founders’ Scholarship Fund was established to honor Dr. William Mason and Dr. Robert Lanman, the founders of KCAS. This scholarship...
The KCAS Founders’ Scholarship Fund was established to honor Dr. William...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
$1,000.00 Kilgore Family Pancreatic Cancer Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide post-secondary scholarships to graduating seniors from high schools in the Greater Kansas City area who...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide post-secondary scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2019
$1,000 Paul D. Strohm Scholarship
The purpose of the Paul D. Strohm Scholarship Fund shall be to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to further their...
The purpose of the Paul D. Strohm Scholarship Fund shall be to provide...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund at the College of the Ozarks
The R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund at the College of the Ozarks provides scholarships scholarships to residents...
The R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund at...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019