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 Carolyn Schutte Outstanding Leadership Scholarship
The Fund shall provide scholarships to assist students who are planning to attend William Jewel College who have demonstrated a strong leadership...
The Fund shall provide scholarships to assist students who are planning...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,500 Keep the Spark Alive Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was created for students who are members of the BV Eastside Lacrosse Team. Students considered eligible shall: be high school...
This scholarship was created for students who are members of the BV...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline04/15/2021
$5,000 Kelly Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to the children, nieces, nephews and grandchildren of Altec Industries employees who are...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to the...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship for Women in Technology Fund
The Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship for Women in Technology Fund provides an annual scholarship to a graduating female high school senior or...
The Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship for Women in Technology Fund provides...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Transition into Post-Secondary Studies Scholarship
The purpose of the Transition Into Post-Secondary Studies (TIPS) Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarships to high functioning students with...
The purpose of the Transition Into Post-Secondary Studies (TIPS)...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Virginia Hannah Brown Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to graduating seniors from Tazewell High School located in Tazewell, Virginia, or from...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to graduating...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
$5,000 Joseph J. LeMark Memorial Scholarship Fund
The purpose of this fund is to honor the character, integrity, respect and love for the game of golf that Joseph expressed by assisting a student...
The purpose of this fund is to honor the character, integrity, respect...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline04/30/2021
$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: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/30/2021
$1,000 Kevin Lang Scholarship Fund
The Kevin Lang Scholarship Fund was established in 2010 by his family to honor the life of Kevin Lang. Contributions to the Fund have been made by...
The Kevin Lang Scholarship Fund was established in 2010 by his family to...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/30/2021
$1,000.00 Major Brands Scholarship
The purpose of the Major Brands scholarship is to provide scholarships to the children of current employees of Major Brands who will be or are...
The purpose of the Major Brands scholarship is to provide scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/30/2021
Varies Todd Epsten Memorial Scholarship
This opportunity was established in 2014 in honor of Major Brands’ third-generation leader, Todd H. Epsten, who lost his brave battle with brain...
This opportunity was established in 2014 in honor of Major Brands’...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2021
$2,000 Bright Lights Scholarship
“You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the...
“You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,500 Coach Mike Wallace Memorial Scholarship
This fund was established to honor Coach Mike Wallace’s legacy by assisting a student/track & field athlete who attended Olathe East High...
This fund was established to honor Coach Mike Wallace’s legacy by...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,000 Dr. J.B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia’s commitment to enhancing educational opportunities for students in...
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,000 Dr. J.B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia Scholarship Fund (Renewals)
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia’s commitment to enhancing educational opportunities for students in...
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2021
Varies Dr. J.B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia Scholarship Fund - High School applicants
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella Bisceglia’s commitment to enhancing educational opportunities for students in...
The purpose of the Fund is to commemorate Dr. J. B. and Mrs. Isabella...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2021
$500 Dwain and Polly Wright Educational Scholarship Fund
The Dwain and Polly Wright Educational Scholarship Fund was established by the family of John Dwain Wright and Lillian Pauline (Polly) Wright in...
The Dwain and Polly Wright Educational Scholarship Fund was established...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline05/01/2021
Varies Epps Scholarship
The Epps Scholarship Fund was established at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation by attorneys Willie and Mischa Epps to support the...
The Epps Scholarship Fund was established at the Greater Kansas City...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2021
$700 Evie Penn Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Evie Penn Memorial Scholarship was established to recognize and financially help students who have battled their way through significant...
The Evie Penn Memorial Scholarship was established to recognize and...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $700
Deadline05/01/2021
Varies James R. Goheen Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide assistance to qualified high school seniors to attend post secondary programs. Students eligible for...
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide assistance to qualified...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,000 Kansas City, Missouri Opportunities Scholarship
“The Port Authority, through development agreements with the operators of certain casino gaming operations, has obtained commitments from those...
“The Port Authority, through development agreements with the operators...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,000 Kansas City, Missouri Opportunities Scholarship (Renewal)
This application is for renewing the Kansas City, MO Opportunities scholarship. The Port Authority, through development agreements with the...
This application is for renewing the Kansas City, MO Opportunities...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2021
$1,000 St. Peter’s Troop 118 Scouting BSA Scholarship Fund
The St. Peter’s Troop 118 Scouting BSA Scholarship Fund provides an annual scholarship to Boy Scouts who are active in Troop 118 and plan to...
The St. Peter’s Troop 118 Scouting BSA Scholarship Fund provides an...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/03/2021
$3,000 IBT Industrial Solutions Scholarship
IBT Industrial Solutions believes a college education is an important investment in the lives of young people. The purpose of the Fund shall be to...
IBT Industrial Solutions believes a college education is an important...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2021
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline05/15/2021
$2,500 Megan E. Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fund - Shawnee Mission South High School (Renewals)
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: 05/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline05/15/2021
Varies Ruth Marie Park Scholarship Fund for Advancement in Healthcare
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to non-traditional students who are currently professionals in the healthcare field and...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2021
$2,000 I-70 Community Hospital Education Foundation Scholarship Fund - College Students
To enhance the hospital and community by providing scholarships in the healthcare field, with an emphasis on rural healthcare, and in other...
To enhance the hospital and community by providing scholarships in the...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline06/01/2021
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: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Morning Grange #227 Scholarship Fund
The Morning Grange #227 Scholarship Fund will benefit students who are planning to attend a college or vocational school who have attended high...
The Morning Grange #227 Scholarship Fund will benefit students who are...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
$2,000 NeverGiveUp74
The Sean Callahan Memorial Scholarship Fund is intended to honor the memory of Sean Callahan by assisting high school and junior college football...
The Sean Callahan Memorial Scholarship Fund is intended to honor the...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline06/15/2021
$2,000 Roberto Reyes Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Roberto Reyes Memorial Scholarship is to honor Roberto Reyes, a former student of Piner High School. The students eligible for...
The purpose of the Roberto Reyes Memorial Scholarship is to honor...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies R. K. Richey Scholarship (Renewal)
The purpose of the R. K. Richey Scholarship (Renewal) is to allow graduates of Erie High School in Erie, Kansas who have previously been recipients...
The purpose of the R. K. Richey Scholarship (Renewal) is to allow...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2021
$1,000 Zach Myers Memorial Firefighter Scholarship
The purpose of the Zach Myer Memorial Firefighter Scholarship is to provide scholarships to graduating seniors from high school(s) located within...
The purpose of the Zach Myer Memorial Firefighter Scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline06/30/2021
Varies Modern Enigma Society Memorial Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Modern Enigma Society Scholarship is to provide scholarships to members of the Modern Enigma Society who intend to further their...
The purpose of the Modern Enigma Society Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2021
Varies Hillcrest Transitional Housing Youth Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to current residents or graduates of Hillcrest’s Youth Program who demonstrate a desire...
The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to current...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/01/2021
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
Varies R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund for Music Studies at Kansas State
The R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund for Music Students at Kansas State University provides scholarships to...
The R. E. (Rosey) Roseberry and Eileen E. Roseberry Scholarship Fund for...
  • 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