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Competitive awards

Presidential Scholarship (in-state and out-of-state)

This award seeks to attract top students who demonstrate the potential to make exceptionally strong contributions to the K-State student body, both in the classroom and in the extracurricular life of the university.

Vanier Family Business Administration Best of Kansas Scholarship (in-state only)

This award seeks to attract high achieving graduating seniors from Kansas who are interested in pursuing a degree from the College of Business Administration.

Distinguished University Scholar Award (in-state only)

In-state students who wish to be eligible for consideration for this prestigious award must be eligible for the academic merit University Scholar Award and must submit the supplemental information requested of them on the combined admission and scholarship application.

Nancy Landon Kassebaum Scholarship (in-state and out-of-state)

The Kassebaum Scholarship seeks to recognize students who aspire to careers in public service.

First Scholars Scholarship (in-state only)

The First Scholars Scholarship Program is a scholarship program for first generation students.

Edgerley-Franklin Leadership Scholarship (in-state and out-of-state)

The Edgerley-Franklin Leadership Scholars Program seeks to shape the next generation of great American urban leaders.

K-State Civic Leadership Scholarship (in-state and out-of-state)

The K-State Civic Leadership Scholarship competition identifies and rewards exceptional high school seniors with a commitment to serving others in their community, school, or place of worship.


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