Civic Leadership Scholarship

Civic Leadership Scholarship

This application is now closed.

The objective of 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
Ranking Award 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 2022 and
  • Participate in an on-campus interview and recognition event planned for Friday, Feb. 4, 2022.
  • Submit the K-State scholarship application (if you have not already done so).
  • Complete the Civic Leadership Scholarship application.
  • Applications and letters of recommendation are due by 5 p.m. CST on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021.
  • Applicants will be updated on their application status in mid-January 2022 following the initial committee review.