First-year COM Scholarships

President's Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Requirements: Minimum 508 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.85

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores 

Dean's Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Requirements: Minimum 507 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.75

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores 

University Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

Requirements: Minimum 505 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.65

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores

Diversity Scholarship

Amount: Partial Tuition Scholarship

Awarded to: Under-represented minorities in medical education, with a minimum 505 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.65.  

Application: Not Required. KCU will review incoming students mid-cycle to determine eligibility and awards. Awarded applicants will be notified via email. A selection committee will determine the amount scholarship recipients receive. 

Renewable: Yes. This award is renewable for three additional years and requires you to maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and earn a minimum satisfactory grade on all courses/clerkships. 

Note: Under-represented minorities include all students who identify their ethnicity as Alaskan Native, American Indian, Black, Hispanic, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. In medical education, Caucasian and Asian populations are not considered under-represented minorities. The diversity scholarship will replace any other KCU admissions scholarship or first-year scholarship offers.

KCU-COM Service Leadership Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Applied toward: Tuition costs

Awarded to: One incoming KCU-COM student from each university campus, who demonstrates outstanding service and/or leadership in a health care related field (excluding shadowing experiences) and shows significant financial need (qualified as $0-$6,000 expected family contribution on the incoming students FAFSA and total resources (outside scholarships, parental support, etc) no greater than $5,000).

Application: Available here

Due April 30th

Selection: Scholarship recipients are determined by a selection committee. 

Renewable: No