Chancellor’s Award


  • Incoming freshmen students graduating from a high school who are residents of Missouri or Kansas
  • ACT composite score of 25 or above
  • High School Core GPA of 3.5 or above
  • Cannot be combined with Curators’ Scholar Award, Provost’s Award, or Metro KC High School Award
  • Not available for medicine, dentistry, pharmacy or law
  • Home-school and GED students may also qualify if a first-time college student
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Max Amount

$3,500 (NEW! Starting with Fall 2019 Incoming Class)

How to Apply

The deadline has been extended!    Apply for Admission by June 15th!

Option to Renew

  • 3.0 cumulative UMKC GPA for up to 5 years of undergraduate study
  • Full time enrollment (12+ UMKC credits per semester)
  • Complete and earn 24 UMKC credits per year