Greater Kansas City Officials Association - Kansas City, Missouri


GKCOA Scholarship Criteria


  • High School Senior involved in at least one of the following sports programs: baseball, football, softball, volleyball, girls' basketball, or boys' basketball
  • Currently attending a Missouri High School located within the Greater Kansas City Area
  • Intending to enroll in an accredited college, university or technical school
  • 2.5 GPA or Higher
  • Official High School Transcript, including ACT or SAT Scores
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Complete Scholarship Application
  • In addition to the above criteria, a critical financial need is also considered when selecting scholarship recipients


  • Complete applications must be postmarked no later than March 31st
  • There is no need for special mailings

Official Rules

  • The recipient will be notified at their high school's award ceremony or by mail prior to May 31st.
  • Submission of an application to the GKCOA Scholarship Fund constitutes permission to use recipient's name and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and trade.
  • No transfer of award is permitted.


  • Each recipient is eligible for an award of up to $500.


  • Link to the GKCOA Scholarship Application.
  • In order to download or view the application, you are required to have the latest version of Adobe's Acrobat Reader.
  • Completed applications, letters of recommendation and transcript should be mailed to: GKCOA Scholarship Fund, 16657 E 23rd Street #334, Independence, MO  64055.
  • Applications must be postmarked by March 31st.
  • Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.
Scholarship Fund board member Roger Wendel with three 2019 scholarship recipients