First-year COM Scholarships

President's Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Awarded to: Up to ten incoming students who have strong academic merit. 

Application: The application will be available to admitted students at the time of their admission. Students admitted from the waiting list are not eligible for this scholarship. A selection committee will determine scholarship recipients and award winners will be notified via email.

Renewable: Yes. This award is renewable for three additional years and requires you to maintain good academic standing and earn a minimum satisfactory grade on all courses/clerkships.

Diversity Scholarship

Amount: Partial Tuition Scholarship

Awarded to: Under-represented minorities in medical education who have shown academic success.

Application: The application will be available to admitted students at the time of their admission. Students admitted from the waiting list are not eligible for this scholarship. A selection committee will determine scholarship recipients and award winners will be notified via email.

Renewable: Yes. This award is renewable for three additional years and requires you to maintain good academic standing 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

Alamo Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Awarded to: Incoming students who are current residents of Texas. 

Application: The application will be available to admitted students at the time of their admission. Students admitted from the waiting list are not eligible for this scholarship. A selection committee will determine scholarship recipients and award winners will be notified via email.

Renewable: No.

Riverside Health Scholarship

Amount: $12,000

Awarded to: Incoming students who are current residents of Wichita, KS. 

Application: The application will be available to admitted students at the time of their admission. Students admitted from the waiting list are not eligible for this scholarship. A selection committee will determine scholarship recipients and award winners will be notified via email.

Renewable: No.

Other Scholarships

Amount: $2000-$10,000

Awarded to: Various other scholarships are awarded each year to incoming students with a strong academic record and the potential for success.

Application: The application will be available to admitted students at the time of their admission. Students admitted from the waiting list are not eligible for this scholarship. A selection committee will determine scholarship recipients and award winners will be notified via email.

Renewable: No.