Salifu Sesay Perseverance Scholarship

Salifu SesayTo honor Salifu Sesay's memory by assisting students who have demonstrated perseverance in overcoming significant challenges and are pursuing higher education.

Eligibility: 

Students eligible to receive this scholarships shall be current high school seniors or current college students who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 (unweighted), and answer the essay question on the application provided by the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation. 

Renewal:
Automatically renews up to 4 years provided that students continue to meet criteria. Transcripts are required. 

Application available here.

Amount: 
Up to $1,000 per year.
Deadline: 
April 15, 2018