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
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: 11/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2021
up to $5,000 Audrey I Newcomer Fund - Dr. Risdon Memorial Development Award
The Dr. Risdon Memorial Development Award is designed to benefit single parents who desire to attend or are currently attending a college or...
The Dr. Risdon Memorial Development Award is designed to benefit single...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $5,000
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:
  • Award: Varies
$2,500 Q104 Future Voices Scholarship
The purpose of the Q104 Future Voices Scholarship is to provide scholarships to one deserving Kansas City area student each year. Criteria: 18-49...
The purpose of the Q104 Future Voices Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies C3 Scholarship Fund - K-12
C3 // Creative Consumer Concepts (C3) believes an education is an important investment in the lives of young people. The purpose of the Fund shall...
C3 // Creative Consumer Concepts (C3) believes an education is an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
up to $1,000 or more per semester 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: Ended
  • Award: up to $1,000 or more per semester
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies William Everett and Mary Ellen Mealman Scholarship (PBI/Gordon)
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
up to $2,500 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: Ended
  • Award: up to $2,500
Ended
$1,000 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hispanic Development Fund (Current College Students)
For more than 35 years, the Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship Program has encouraged Hispanic youth to attend college and accomplish their...
For more than 35 years, the Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hispanic Development Fund (High School Seniors)
For more than 35 years, the Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship Program has encouraged Hispanic youth to attend college and accomplish their...
For more than 35 years, the Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 Tony DiPardo Instrumental Music Foundation Scholarship
The Tony DiPardo Instrumental Music Foundation and Scholarship Fund was established in honor and memory of instrumental music leader Tony DiPardo...
The Tony DiPardo Instrumental Music Foundation and Scholarship Fund was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Arthur Schroeder Teacher Education Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to award a student “who has exhibited an enthusiasm and passion for teaching and a desire to pursue education...
The purpose of this scholarship is to award a student “who has exhibited...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to $4,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$2,500 Reat Griffin Underwood Memorial Scholarship
BCWM created this scholarship to honor the memory of Reat Griffin Underwood. A rising star in so many ways, Reat was taken from this world much too...
BCWM created this scholarship to honor the memory of Reat Griffin...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,500 William L. Corporon, MD Memorial Scholarship
BCWM created this scholarship to honor the memory of Dr. William L. Corporon. As a physician, husband, father, and grandfather, Dr. Corporon spent...
BCWM created this scholarship to honor the memory of Dr. William L....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1875
Ended
$1,000 Mel Brown Memorial Golf Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide post-secondary scholarships to graduating seniors from Chillicothe High School, in Chillicothe,...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide post-secondary scholarships...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Meredyth Smith Schroeder Music Scholarship Fund
This is a one year, $1,000 scholarship for a student who “has exhibited an enthusiasm and passion for music and a desire to pursue an education and...
This is a one year, $1,000 scholarship for a student who “has exhibited...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Wilde Tool Co.,Inc. Scholarship Fund
To assist students who are dependents of employees of Wilde Tool Co., Inc. Students eligible for this scholarship shall be: High school seniors...
To assist students who are dependents of employees of Wilde Tool Co.,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 Chas Hall Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in memory of Chas Hall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wally Hall, to provide college or vocational scholarship to children or legal charges of...
Established in memory of Chas Hall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wally Hall, to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies Dale I. and Emma Mae Crawford Scholarship Fund for Veterinary Medicine
The Dale I. and Emma Mae Crawford Scholarship Fund for Veterinary Medicine was set up by the Franklin County Community Foundation for scholarships...
The Dale I. and Emma Mae Crawford Scholarship Fund for Veterinary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended