KC Scholars surprises students with scholarships

Oak Park students were surprised with life-changing news today.

The KC Scholars program presented several scholarships. KC Scholars promotes college and career training for metro residents through a variety of programs.

  • KC Scholars for 11th graders is a 50,000 scholarship they can use for participating colleges in Missouri and Kansas.
    • Halimo Ahmed
    • Claire McMahon
    • Gabriella Nida
    • Olin Spencer
    • Chaw Yatana
  • The KC Scholars Match and Incentive program provides eligible students with a 1:1 match and incentives up to $1,400 to use toward college.
    • Ebana Aban
    • Avery Foster
    • Hartley Ibarra-Berg
    • Isabella Johnson
    • Yatana Soe

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