Hale Family Sunflower Promise Scholarship

BACKGROUND:
The Hale Family Sunflower Promise Scholarship was established to provide assistance to students who have completed two years at a Kansas community college and are furthering their education at a four-year secondary institution in Kansas.

AMOUNT:
Between $5,000 and $10,000

GEOGRAPHIC LIMITATIONS:
Kansas community college students who have completed two years of course work and wish to further their higher education at a four-year secondary institution in Kansas.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to qualify for the scholarship, and maintain that minimum GPA in order to receive the second semester distribution.
  • Applicants should have demonstrated leadership, commitment, and the potential for betterment of Kansas while studying at the community college.  These qualities will be verified through a letter of reference from a faculty member or community leader.
  • Applicants must submit an essay outlining what they want to accomplish with their education and how they hope to make Kansas a better place through their accomplishments.
  • Scholarship recipients who maintain a GPA of 3.2 or better may be considered for a scholarship renewal the following year.

DEADLINE:
March 31

RENEWALS:
Scholarship recipients who maintain a GPA of 3.2 or better may be considered for a scholarship renewal the following year but must complete the entire application process and be judges against all new applicants.