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 following counties: Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte, or Ray County in Missouri, or Johnson, Wyandotte, Leavenworth, or Miami County in Kansas. Eligible students must have a 3.0 grade point average from high school, or a 2.5 college grade point average, and must complete the application process, including a scholarship interview with the selection committee.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a one-page essay on the following subject: Why I Should Receive the Herman Johnson African-American Scholarship
  2. If you are transferring from another college, please upload your college transcript.
  3. If you are an incoming freshman, please upload a copy of your high school transcript.
  4. A reference from a teacher or counselor that can evaluate you in the following areas: academic growth potential, leadership skills/potential, motivation, personal initiative, and time management skills is required. Please enter the name and email address of an additional reference for this scholarship.
  5. How do you plan to finance your college education?