Who Can Apply: The Virginia Whitsitt Memorial Scholarship Fund program provides annual scholarships to graduating seniors in honor of Helen Virginia Whitsitt. Scholarship awards are focused on students interested in pursuing a career in teaching and that demonstrate financial need. If qualified applicants are not available, the scholarship may be awarded to teachers who have returned to school for their master’s degree in education.
- Be a graduating senior from a high schools in the North Kansas City School District.
- Intend to pursue a teaching degree.
- Preference will be given to those demonstrating financial need.
Submission: In 250 words or less, please share your reasons for seeking this scholarship and how important it would be financially, for you to receive it.
Deadline: March 1, 2022