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    THE 2019 APPLICATION CYCLE IS NOW OPEN

    January 7, 2019-March 8, 2019 

    Scholarship listings can be found online

     

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    Kirkwood School District Foundation Named Award Scholarship Program applications are processed via an online Google Form.

    An application will not be considered complete unless all three steps below are completed and the required documentation is received.  Please allow yourself plenty of time to complete the application, to avoid last minute surprises.

    1. Scholarship Application:  can be accessed online via Google Forms.

    2. Supporting Documentation:  The following documents must be uploaded in the application. Please inform us if you cannot upload your documents.

    1) Digital photograph,

    2) Unofficial transcript,

    3) Resume/CV,

    4) Personal Essay. (Please include why you are qualified for the specific award or awards that you have applied for.)

     For those applying to the Herb Jones Memorial Scholarship, you will also need to submit an example of your journalism work and a short statement regarding your plans if you were to become Mayor of Kirkwood.

    3. Letter(s) of Recommendation:  The selection committee must also receive at least one but not more than two recommendation letters for your application to be considered complete.  It is your responsibility to inform those submitting a recommendation letter on your behalf to email it to ksdfnamedaward@gmail.com by midnight on Friday, March 8, 2019.Word or pdf files are the preferred format, and the file name should include your first and last name (For example, Sally Smith_Recommendation Letter_1).

    Once the application process closes on March 9, 2019, the KSDF Named Awards Scholarship Committee will review all applications and documentation to determine which students will be interviewed in March.

    A completed application does not guarantee an interview. The KSDF Named Awards Committee reserves the right to make interview selections. Interview selections will be determined based on the total number of applications received. If selected for an interview, you will be contacted by the KHS Guidance office to sign up for an interview time (these will take place during school hours in the Pioneer Conference Room). If you are not selected for an interview, you will receive notification via email.

    Should you have any issues or questions throughout the application process, please feel free to contact any of the following: 

     

    Thank you for considering the KSDF Named Awards Scholarship Program!