KC Scholars

Welcome to the KC Scholars Portal!

KC Scholars provides scholarships, financial incentives, and support services for low- and modest-income students and adults to complete either a 2 year or 4 year degree at a college or university in our post-secondary network OR if you are here searching for a path to a higher paying job in a shorter time frame we also provide funding and access to job skills training in high demand jobs through our Great Jobs KC program. 

The application portal is currently closed for college degree seeking scholarships, but it is always open for our Great Jobs KC program – click the APPLY NOW button below to see if you qualify for our Great Jobs KC short term certification programs.

If you are a current scholarship applicant, please keep an eye on your email for any updates or communication from KC Scholars.

Great Jobs KC - Learn more. Earn more.

With the support of Great Jobs KC, adults 17+ can learn faster, develop the skills needed to earn between $45,000-$85,000, and begin a fulfilling career in one year or less. KC Scholars also provides support services, such as help with childcare and transportation, to ensure that you successfully complete the program and achieve your goals.

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