Wabash CannonBall Colorado Scholarship

The Wabash CannonBall Colorado Scholarship provides scholarships for Colorado high school seniors who plan to attend Kansas State University. Four recipients will be announced in February.

The Wabash CannonBall Colorado Scholarship will be funded by the Wabash CannonBall Colorado gala in Denver through sponsorships and the "Fund a Wildcat" program. Each attendee has the opportunity to donate to the scholarship endowment. 

Scholarship Qualifications
• High school senior living in Colorado
• Must be admitted to Kansas State University and have completed the general university scholarship/awards application by priority date, Dec. 1.
• Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 on a weighted or un-weighted scale
• Scholarships in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded for the 2020-21 academic school year. 
• Scholars will be paid half of the scholarship monies ($2,500) at the start of the 2020-21 academic school year with the requirement to maintain a 2.5 GPA in the fall semester in order to earn the second half ($2,500) in the spring semester. Scholarships will only be awarded to recipients enrolled in 12 or more credit hours per semester.

Questions may be directed to Michelle Elkins, 785-532-5077 or melkins@k-state.com

Awarded Scholarships

The following students were selected as recipients for 2019-20 K-State Wabash CannonBall Colorado scholarships, valued at $5,000 each. The Wabash CannonBall Colorado Committee members would like to congratulate these worthy students and are excited to see them thrive at K-State.

2019-20 Scholarship Recipients 
Michael Arnold,
Highlands Ranch, CO
Mountain Vista High School

Natalie Hummel, Colorado Springs, CO
Air Academy High School

Abbey Meier, Colorado Springs, CO
Lewis-Palmer High School

Makenzee Weems, Parker, CO
Chapparal High School

2018-19 Scholarship Recipients ($5,000 each)

Allison Arredondo, Colorado Springs, CO
Pine Creek High School

Bradley King, Colorado Springs, CO
Discovery Canyon Campus High School 

Nathanael Kugler, Monument, CO
Palmer Ridge High School

Emily Myers, Fort Collins, CO
Fort Collins High School

View previous scholarship recipients.