Thanks to the generosity of donors, Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland
is able to offer several scholarships.
This year’s council scholarship offerings include:
- Gold Award Scholarship: $2,500. You must have earned the Gold Award. (Girls who graduated in 2021 and earned the Gold Award after the Jan. 18, 2021 scholarship deadline, are eligible to apply this year.)
Sandy Remsberg Scholarship: $3,000. This scholarship exists
to help girls realize their dreams. Each year applications will be
considered for awards for one-year non-recurring college
scholarships. One of our focus areas for this scholarship is to
increase participation and support girls with financial need and in
under-represented groups. (All girls graduating in 2022 are eligible
All applications are due no later than 5 p.m. Jan. 15, 2022, to:
Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland
c/o Scholarship Committee
360 Lexington Rd.
Wichita, KS 67218
Recipients of named scholarships above will be recognized through Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland print and online materials as well as possible council events. We look forward to receiving your application. Additional questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-686-6468.
Scout of the Year Scholarships
Annually, the Veterans of Foreign Wars recognizes four individuals: Girl Scout Gold Award recipients, Eagle Scouts, Venture Silver Award recipients, and Sea Scout Quartermasters who have risen above their peers in exemplifying the exceptional qualities of that rank with the following:
- $5,000 1st place scholarship
- $3,000 2nd place scholarship
- $1,000 3rd place scholarship
To be eligible for the award, the candidate must:
- Be a registered, active member of a Boy or Girl Scout Troop, Venturing Crew or Sea Scout Ship.
- Be the recipient of the Eagle Scout Award, Gold Award, Venture Silver Award or Sea Scout Quartermaster Award.
- Have demonstrated exemplary citizenship in school, Scouting and community.
- Have reached his or her 15th birthday and be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.