Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund

Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund

The Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund is a non-profit organization created for the purpose of supporting education and students in Sumner County and Mulvane, KS. 100% of its funding is provided by Kansas Star Casino, which has committed $1.5 million annually to support the objectives of the Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund. The Kansas Star Casino has donated over $7.5 million to date.
Full-time K-12 classroom teachers employed in a Sumner County school district or the Mulvane school district may apply now for a $500 grant from Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund, to help purchase supplies for their classrooms. Teachers must complete the online application by June 16, 2017 to be eligible for a grant for the 2017-18 school year.

Teachers who are unsure if they qualify are still encouraged to apply. No applications will be accepted after June 16, 2017. The Board of Directors reserves the right to consider applications that do not meet the eligibility requirements on a case-by-case basis. Emails will be sent to approved applicants in June regarding card distribution dates.
K-12 Students
All students in grades K-12 enrolled in Sumner County and Mulvane school districts will receive a $100 educational reward card to be used for school enrollment fees and/or at area merchants to purchase back-to-school supplies, school clothes, and shoes. $100 educational reward cards are distributed in each school district during enrollment.
Class of 2017 Scholarships
Congratulations to the 326 graduating seniors who were awarded the $1,000 scholarship! The application process for the Class of 2017 is now closed. The deadline for scholarship recipients to submit their supporting documents is September 1, 2017. These documents may either be mailed to Sonya Jackson at PO Box 128, Mulvane, KS 67110 or emailed. For scholarship recipients to submit their post-secondary school information and/or update their contact information, please log in here.

More About Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund

Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund receives 100% of its funding from the Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane, Kansas. The Fund seeks to support local students and the local economy. We believe this program will attract new families to Sumner County and promote education, while at the same time supporting local merchants and spur economic development, benefiting all of Sumner County.

An autonomous, non-profit Board of Directors oversees the administration of the program. This blue-ribbon panel is comprised of local business leaders, education leaders and recognized leaders from the state's higher education community.

If you have any questions, need more information or would like to reach out to the Board of Directors, please contact us or call 316-719-5175.

Click here for more information about Scholarships for Graduating Seniors.

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