Applications Considered for a Scholarship:
Internal Administrative Review – Step One in Review Process:
The renewable value of scholarships awarded is about $43.5M.
County Representation among Awarded:
First- Generation College Status:
Race and Ethnicity:
ACT Scores: (only 11th grade applicants submitted an ACT and it was required only if their GPA was below a 2.5. It is also important to keep in mind that these are 11th graders, so they had taken the ACT test only once and have at least five more test-taking opportunities before the end of their senior year). Of the 25% that did upload an ACT score:
Low-and Modest-Income Measured by EFC (Estimated Family Contribution) of ≤ 12,000:
Previous College Credits Earned:
Top five employers were represented among reviewers: University of Missouri-Kansas City, Lockton Companies, Ad Astra, University of Kansas, Avila University, (others in top 10: Graceland University, Western Governors University, Cerner Corporation, University of Central Missouri, Mariner Holdings).