Our Opportunities

Welcome to the University of Missouri – Kansas City Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same username and password you use to access Pathway. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies LGBTQIA Leadership Scholarship
This award is awarded to incoming freshmen or transfer students. The UMKC LGBTQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning,...
This award is awarded to incoming freshmen or transfer students. The...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2020
Varies Crankstart Reentry Scholarship
A scholarship designed to help undergraduate students who have experienced an interruption in their education of five years or more complete their...
A scholarship designed to help undergraduate students who have...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Osher Reentry Scholarship
A scholarship designed to help students who have experienced an interruption in their education of five years or more complete their first...
A scholarship designed to help students who have experienced an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Victor Wilson Scholarship
This award is for the 2020-2021 aid year. Awarded to full-time undergraduate students at the University of Missouri – Kansas City who are a...
This award is for the 2020-2021 aid year. Awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2,000 UMKC IME Becas Scholarship
Awarded to a student at UMKC who is of Mexican-descent – this also includes students in Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals Status (DACA)....
Awarded to a student at UMKC who is of Mexican-descent – this also...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Tuition, fees and books Dean's High Achievement Award
Awarded to an incoming freshman Civil Engineering, Computer Science, or IT major in the School of Computing and Engineering with an ACT score of 25...
Awarded to an incoming freshman Civil Engineering, Computer Science, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition, fees and books
Ended
Tuition, fees and books Evergy Scholarship
Awarded to an incoming freshman Electrical & Computer Engineering or Mechanical Engineering major from the greater Kansas City area. The award is...
Awarded to an incoming freshman Electrical & Computer Engineering or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition, fees and books
Ended
Varies Herman Johnson Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible African American, undergraduate student who is graduating (or graduated) from an accredited high school in one of the...
Awarded to an eligible African American, undergraduate student who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Academy Bank Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to a student in the Bloch School of Management with an outstanding academic record and financial need.
Awarded to a student in the Bloch School of Management with an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Advertising Artist Guild Grant
Awarded to a full-time student majoring in art. Preference is given to a junior, senior or graduate student majoring in Studio Art.
Awarded to a full-time student majoring in art. Preference is given to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alan S. Hintz Finance Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate business student in the Bloch School of Management with an emphasis in finance or who is pursuing a Master...
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate business student in the Bloch...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alex and Josephine B. Coleman Scholarship
Awarded to Communication Studies majors based on ability. Eligible students will have completed at least 60 credit hours by the end of the spring...
Awarded to Communication Studies majors based on ability. Eligible...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alice Rogers Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to Dental Hygiene students studying in the UMKC School of Dentistry that demonstrates financial need.
Awarded to Dental Hygiene students studying in the UMKC School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allen J. Block Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time undergraduate or full-time or part-time graduate student who is either currently enrolled or plans to enroll in a real...
Awarded to a full-time undergraduate or full-time or part-time graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alumni Association Scholarship
Awarded to a currently enrolled, full-time student with demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to children of alumni.
Awarded to a currently enrolled, full-time student with demonstrated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alumni of the Future Scholarship
Awarded to a currently enrolled UMKC student with demonstrated financial need. Applicants must have completed a minimum of 36 credit hours by the...
Awarded to a currently enrolled UMKC student with demonstrated financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alvin Brooks Scholarship
Scholarship for students majoring in Criminal Justice & Criminology, who are in good academic standing and have a minimum GPA of a 2.0. Preference...
Scholarship for students majoring in Criminal Justice & Criminology, who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies American Society of Civil Engineers Geotechnical Group/Peck-Williams-Garstang Scholarship - Arts and Sciences
Awarded to a full-time, upper-level or graduate student majoring in Geology who has at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or...
Awarded to a full-time, upper-level or graduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anderson/Fritts Scholarship
Awarded to a currently enrolled undergraduate female with financial need who is majoring in a life and/or health science discipline, computer...
Awarded to a currently enrolled undergraduate female with financial need...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ankit Agarwal Computer Science Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in Computer Science with a 3.5 GPA or higher.
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in Computer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur Kriehn Scholarship
Awarded to a currently enrolled student at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.
Awarded to a currently enrolled student at the University of Missouri –...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arts and Sciences Family Fund Scholarship
Scholarship to help support family members of the College of Arts and Sciences faculty and staff, who are currently attending classes at UMKC.
Scholarship to help support family members of the College of Arts and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arvin Gottlieb Charitable Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Established through the generosity of the Arvin Gottlieb Charitable Foundation, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a Missouri...
Established through the generosity of the Arvin Gottlieb Charitable...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Baker/Thomas Fund Scholarship
Awarded to a student studying in the Conservatory of Music and Dance at UMKC.
Awarded to a student studying in the Conservatory of Music and Dance at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Barbara Storck Award for Poetry and Fiction
Talent-based writing award open to any UMKC undergraduate student. Awarded for best poem and short essay written during the year.
Talent-based writing award open to any UMKC undergraduate student....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bayer Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible undergraduate in the School of Computing and Engineering who is a Missouri resident with demonstrated financial need.
Awarded to an eligible undergraduate in the School of Computing and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ben and Rose Eisenman Scholarship in Debate
Awarded to a degree-seeking student who is a member of the debate squad.
Awarded to a degree-seeking student who is a member of the debate squad.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bill Baker, Jr. Missouri Repertory Theatre Internship
Outstanding student in the UMKC Department of Theatre. Preference to students from the Kansas City Metropolitan area and who demonstrated financial...
Outstanding student in the UMKC Department of Theatre. Preference to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BKD LLP Endowed Accounting Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate accounting student in the Bloch School of Management with an outstanding academic record.
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate accounting student in the Bloch...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Black and Veatch Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible Missouri resident undergraduate student studying within the School of Computing and Engineering at UMKC with demonstrated...
Awarded to an eligible Missouri resident undergraduate student studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bloch School Alumni Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to the best and brightest students in the Bloch School of Management who have financial need. Students should have completed community...
Awarded to the best and brightest students in the Bloch School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Vaires Bobby Watson & Pamela Baskin-Watson Scholarship in Jazz Studies
Awarded to full time students studying in the Jazz Department within the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.
Awarded to full time students studying in the Jazz Department within the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Vaires
Ended
Varies Brown Family Endowed Scholarship
Established through the generosity of Peter, Lynne, and Emily Brown, the Brown Family Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to a Missouri...
Established through the generosity of Peter, Lynne, and Emily Brown, the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Building a World of Difference Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible student studying within the School of Computing and Engineering at UMKC.
Awarded to an eligible student studying within the School of Computing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Campus Facilities Management and Architecture, Urban Planning + Design Education Scholarship
Full-time undergraduate student studying Architecture or Urban Planning and Design who graduated from high school in the Kansas City area and...
Full-time undergraduate student studying Architecture or Urban Planning...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Campus Facilities Management and College of Arts and Sciences Sustainability Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible full-time undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences. Preference is given to candidates who demonstrate...
Awarded to an eligible full-time undergraduate student in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Campus Facilities Management Lincoln Preparatory Academy Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible student enrolled in the School of Computing and Engineering with demonstrated financial need who graduated from Kansas City...
Awarded to an eligible student enrolled in the School of Computing and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carla Klausner Scholarship in History
A Scholarship for undergraduate juniors or seniors who majoring in history. Preference given to students with a 3.2 GPA or above that demonstrate...
A Scholarship for undergraduate juniors or seniors who majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carol Anne Myers Endowed Masters in Accounting Scholarship
Awarded to the best and brightest students in the Bloch School of Management at UMKC pursuing a masters in accountancy with preference being given...
Awarded to the best and brightest students in the Bloch School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carol Koehler Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a junior or senior student majoring in Communication Studies who have completed at least 12 credit hours of Communication Studies and...
Awarded to a junior or senior student majoring in Communication Studies...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carol Pfander Theatre Scholarship
Graduate students who have declared a major in the Department of Theatre in the College of Arts & Sciences preferably with an emphasis in acting.
Graduate students who have declared a major in the Department of Theatre...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Caroline E. Schutte Honor Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time female undergraduate student in the Bloch School of Management with preference given to a student in their junior year.
Awarded to a full-time female undergraduate student in the Bloch School...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Catherine A. Lewis Endowed Accounting Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate accounting student in the Bloch School of Management with an outstanding academic record.
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate accounting student in the Bloch...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Chancellor's Currently Enrolled Award
Awarded to a currently enrolled, undergraduate student with 60+ hours completed and a 3.25 GPA. Undergraduate pharmacy and medicine students are...
Awarded to a currently enrolled, undergraduate student with 60+ hours...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Chandra Scholarship
Awarded to a graduate student studying Computer Science with a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Preference is given to an Indian or international student.
Awarded to a graduate student studying Computer Science with a GPA of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles Channing Allen Scholarship
Awarded to a student at the UMKC School of Dentistry.
Awarded to a student at the UMKC School of Dentistry.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles Wurrey Honorary Scholarship
Awarded to an eligible undergraduate student seeking a degree in Chemistry in the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences who demonstrates...
Awarded to an eligible undergraduate student seeking a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charlotte Flavin and Emma Schille Honorary Scholarship
Student must be seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree in the College of Arts and Sciences. Preference shall be given to students from...
Student must be seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Cheryl A. Smith Scholarship for Gerontology
Award for Undergraduate students majoring or minoring in gerontology or graduate student seeking degree or certification in gerontology .
Award for Undergraduate students majoring or minoring in gerontology or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Clara Bachman Watts Scholarship
Awarded to a worthy student currently enrolled at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.
Awarded to a worthy student currently enrolled at the University of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended