Cass Community Health Foundation Practical Nursing Scholarship Application

Applicants must be enrolled in the practical nursing program at one of the following institutions to be eligible.

  • Cass Career Center in Harrisonville, Missouri
  • Concorde Career College in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Metropolitan Community College - Penn Valley, in Kansas City, Missouri

Scholarships will be presented to the students that best exemplify the following characteristics.

  • Abiding interest in the welfare of others
  • Inspires others to be their very best
  • Has served as a role model for others
  • Personal integrity
  • Involvement and commitment to the community

Applicants must be seniors at or have graduated from Archie High School, Belton High School, Cass Midway High School, Drexel High School, Harrisonville High School, Heartland Christian School, Pleasant Hill High School, Raymore-Peculiar High School, Sherwood Cass High School or Training Center Christian School or live in Cass County, Missouri. Students from Cass County, Missouri who were home-schooled are also eligible to apply. Applications will also be accepted from non-traditional students residing in Cass County, Missouri. Preference is given to students who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Selection is primarily based on responses to the application questions. 

Application requirements are listed below. 

  • Letter of recommendation/support
  • Letter of acceptance to LPN program
  • Official transcript from most recent academic institution

The deadline to apply is March 1 with award notification by May 1.

Please note that you must submit all information at the same time. You will not be able to start your application and come back to it at a later time

Contact information
First Name *
Last Name *
Confirm the last four digits of your social security number.
Address Line 1 *
City *
State/Province *
Postal Code *
Parent/Guardian Contact Information

Required for high school seniors

Address Line 1
Postal Code
School information
Extracurricular Information
Application questions
Application materials
*High school seniors must submit a letter of recommendation from a school counselor or teacher. Letters must be on official letterhead and signed by faculty member. Letters from staff members will not be accepted.Other applicants must submit a letter of support from a nonrelative. If applicant has opted for recommendation letter to remain confidential, please upload document stating that letter will be sent directly to the Foundation.
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Official transcript
An official transcript from your most recent academic institution must be emailed by March 1 to or mailed to the Cass Community Health Foundation office at:
2316 E. Meyer Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64132