Deadline:
Deadline: 
New applicants must apply online by March 1, 2016; Renewal applicants must apply online by February 1, 2016.

Value of Scholarship:
$2,000 or more per academic year (dispersed ½ each semester).

Level Of Study: Bachelor Degree

USA:Elizabeth Miller Watkins Memorial Scholarship Fund




To assist women students of outstanding scholastic achievement and demonstrated financial need in completing their college education at the University of Kansas.

Eligibility: 

The students eligible for assistance shall be:

  • All women enrolled as full-time undergraduate students at the University of Kansas;
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher on 4.0 scale; and
  • Demonstrated financial need.
  • Special consideration given to first time college women in family. 
  • Recipients may reapply annually to receive the scholarship while pursuing your first undergraduate degree.

Selection will be based on application contents, a short essay on the life and influence of Elizabeth Watkins, transcripts, and financial information.

2016 Awards Presentation: Saturday, April 23.  

How to apply:

  1. Click here to access the application.
  2. Create a new AwardSpring user account or login.
  3. Complete all APPLICATION sections.
  4. You will be matched to the scholarship(s) you are eligible for based on your answers to the QUALIFICATION QUESTIONS.
  5. Complete all FOLLOW-UP questions in the AwardSpring DASHBOARD.
Amount: 
$2,000 or more per academic year (dispersed ½ each semester).
Deadline: 
New applicants must apply online by March 1, 2016; Renewal applicants must apply online by February 1, 2016.
Contact: 
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (scholarships@growyourgiving.org)




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