Over 5,310 scholars in the KC Scholars program said they would not have attended college if they did not receive a scholarship. This access to resources and funding for education is vital to Kansas City’s inclusive prosperity because it leads to higher employment rates for in-demand roles. You can help with this critical mission by volunteering as a community reviewer with KC Scholars to evaluate application essays and recommendations each March and April.

KC Scholars is a program that provides access to education resources and scholarships to students in Kansas City. As a volunteer community reviewer, you can help change the lives of Kansas City students by evaluating application essays and recommendations. By dedicating just 20 hours of your time each cycle, you can use your skills and experience to help students achieve their educational goals and secure a brighter future for themselves and for Kansas City.

These education resources and scholarships are essential for equipping Kansas City’s residents with the skills and knowledge necessary to meet the demands of today’s job market and contribute to the city’s economic growth. With many businesses struggling to find the talented workers they need to fill high-quality jobs, now more than ever, these efforts are crucial.

It’s time for you to be a part of this meaningful mission and make a difference in the lives of Kansas City students. Join KC Scholars today and become a volunteer community reviewer, the application deadline is January 31st.  Visit https://kcscholars.org/become-a-reviewer/ to learn more.