All women enrolled in a U.S. based institution – high school, college, university, graduate school, etc. – are able to apply for the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation 1,000 Dreams Scholarship , regardless of citizenship. You must show proof of current enrollment in a United States based school. The students eligible for assistance shall: demonstrate financial need; include two letters of recommendation; and include an essay explaining how the grant would be used. Funds must be used the semester after they are awarded and cannot be deferred.
The purpose of the 1000 Dreams Scholarship is to provide one-time educational assistance for high school aged girls or currently enrolled college-aged women in the United States. This can include assistance for needs including but not exclusive to: educational conferences, instructional programs related to creative or artistic pursuits, graduate exam application fees, or textbooks. Needs that are ongoing (e.g., utility bills, food costs) or related to medical care are not covered by this fund.