Cass Community Health Foundation Practical Nursing Scholarship Application

Applicants must be enrolled in the practical nursing program at Cass Career Center in Harrisonville, Missouri to be eligible. 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

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.

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 the essay component of the application. The essay must include applicant's name.

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Application materials

Please submit an essay answer the following questions. The essay should not exceed one to two double-spaced pages and include your name.

  • What factors influenced your choice of a career in practical nursing?
  • What are your career goals?
  • Why do you believe you should be selected to receive one of our scholarships?
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*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 high school or GED program must be sent to the Cass Community Health Foundation office at:
2316 E. Meyer Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64132