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Civic Leadership Scholarship*
*Please accept our apologies for the incorrect application information that was released via e-mail today, December 9th, regarding the deadline for the Civic Leadership Scholarship. The deadline was, and will remain, Monday, December 5th. Please contact New Student Services at 785-532-1521 with any questions.

The objective for the K-State Civic Leadership Scholarship competition is to identify and reward exceptional high school seniors who have demonstrated a commitment to serving others in their community, school or place of worship.

This competition rewards students who are making a difference and demonstrating creativity by developing projects and programs with a lasting impact on those they serve.

Finalists will be selected by a committee of campus and community leaders and must participate in an on-campus interview and recognition event. Parents and family members are encouraged to attend.

Freshman year award
Award amounts for Civic Leadership Scholarship winners
RankingAward Amount
First place:$4,000
Second place:$2,500
Third place:$2,000
Other benefits

Recipients have the opportunity to participate in civic leadership activities and Introduction to Leadership Concepts class.

  • Have an exemplary record of community service and
  • Be a high school senior and
  • Be admitted to K-State and
  • Attend K-State in fall 2017 and
  • Participate in an on-campus interview and recognition event on Thursday, January 26, 2017
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Learn about students who have excelled in this prestigious scholarship competition.

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