KCI Rotary Scholarship

This fund was established by the KCI Rotary Educational Foundation to provide academic scholarships to graduating seniors of high schools located in Platte County.

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the following:

  1. Student must continue to attend classes and keep a 3.0 grade point average (or equivalent).
  2. Financial need will be taken into consideration.
  3. Students applying may attend any school or vocational college.
  4. Student must have participated in community service during high school.

Scholarships will be awarded on an annual basis and disbursed in equal payments in August and January.

Minimum of $1,000 annually to be paid in two equal installments for up to four consecutive years (students must submit grades to GKCCF). The second installment will be released upon proof of good academic progress (transcript required as proof).

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please discuss how your personal work ethic and/or volunteer/community activities have helped you succeed in school. What were your personal goals in high school? Did you achieve them, and if so, how?
  2. Are you a member of your schools interact club?
    • A. If yes, how many years were you a member?
    • B. If yes, describe what you learned in your time in the club and your favorite memory?
    • C. If yes, are you currently or have served as an officer? What position(s) did you hold?
  3. Have you or a relative of yours either actively or in the past participated in rotary? If yes, please explain.