Scholarships and Awards
PROSPECTIVE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
David M. Wall Scholarship
Graduates of Topeka High School who are pursuing a degree in the KU College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are eligible to apply for the David M. Wall Scholarship. In order to be eligible, you must have an admission application submitted to KU by November 1st; an area of study in the College; and write a 500 word essay. This scholarship will cover 100% of tuition and fees for the selected student for four years, with an allowance for books. The David M. Wall Scholarship will be awarded to one fortunate student.
CURRENT STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS
Betty Wahlstedt Student Memorial Scholarship
For outstanding undergraduates majoring in Psychology, Sociology or Anthropology.
Hilden Gibson Scholarship
For outstanding juniors who are studying in the social sciences, preparing to enter their senior year.
Paul B. Lawson Scholarship
For outstanding juniors preparing to enter their senior year.
Van Eekeren Family Scholarship
For undergraduates with GPA between 2.5 and 3.2 and no withdrawals.
Veta B. Lear Award
For a freshman who has earned a 4.0 in his/her first semester at KU. This is awarded as a credit to the KU Bookstore.
John Ise Award
For outstanding undergraduates majoring in Economics, Political Science, History, or Sociology.
We are now accepting applications for current student scholarships/awards. The deadline is March 17, 2017 by 5:00 p.m.