The Wabash CannonBall Kansas City Scholarship provides scholarships for Kansas City-area high school students to attend Kansas State University.

The Wabash CannonBall Kansas City Scholarship is funded by the annual Wabash CannonBall Kansas City gala through sponsorships and the "Fund a Wildcat" program. Since the inaugural Wabash CannonBall Kansas City in 2007, the event has brought in nearly $4.1 million.

Scholarship Qualifications
• Must be a high school senior in the greater Kansas City area (reside in Johnson, Miami or Wyandotte counties in Kansas; or Jackson, Cass, Clay or Platte counties in Missouri).
• Must be admitted to Kansas State University and have completed the general university scholarship/awards application by Dec. 1.

K-State admissions application

• Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 on an unweighted scale.
• Complete the Wabash CannonBall Kansas City Scholarship application by Dec. 1.

Wabash CannonBall Kansas City Scholarship application

• Scholars will be paid half of the scholarship monies ($1,250) at the start of each semester. 
• Scholarships will only be awarded to recipients enrolled in 12 or more credit hours at K-State per semester.
• Freshmen recipients will have the opportunity to apply for renewal of the scholarship the following three years.

Apply for Renewal
Wabash CannonBall Kansas City freshmen scholarship recipients have the opportunity to apply for the renewal scholarship during the spring semester. A total of 22 students will be named and awarded the renewal scholarship at the end of the spring semester and will continue receiving the Wabash CannonBall scholarship their remaining three years of school. 

2022-2023 Wabash CannonBall Kansas City Scholarship Recipients

Sarah Anliker
Overland Park, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Anna Bajich
Leawood, KS
Blue Valley High School

Mackenzie Black
Overland Park, KS
Olathe East High School

Danielle Booth
Lenexa, KS
St. James Academy

Alyssa Boudreau
Leawood, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Jayden Brethour
Lenexa, KS
Integritas Academy (Home Education)

Kaylee Brungardt
Lenexa, KS
St. James Academy

Luke Bunker
Olathe, KS
Spring Hill High School

Madison Costner
Harrisonville, MO
Harrisonville High School

Alyssa Cunningham
Shawnee, KS
Shawnee Mission Northwest High School

William Delzeit
Lenexa, KS
Shawnee Mission Northwest High School

Sarjoun Fardoun
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley High School

Lindsey Farthing
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley Northwest High School

Lydia Flynn
Overland Park, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Megan Freeman
Shawnee, KS
Shawnee Mission Northwest High School

Katelyn Frier
Lenexa, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Joshua Grimes
Lenexa, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Tobias Hersh
De Soto, KS
De Soto High School

Abby Horsch
Overland Park, KS
Olathe East High School

Ryan Hoyt
Olathe, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Hannah Hulse
Spring Hill, KS
Gardner Edgerton High School

Jax Marn
Olathe, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Mindi Marstall
Olathe, KS
Olathe East High School

Cole Mauer
Leawood, KS
Blue Valley North High School

Meredith McCalmon
Olathe, KS
Olathe West High School

Margot McClain
Overland Park, KS
Shawnee Mission South High School

Hannah McCormick
Bucyrus, KS
Spring Hill High School

Joseph McNamara
Lee's Summit, MO
St. Michael the Archangel Catholic High School

Austin Mills
Shawnee, KS
De Soto High School

Daniel Mitchell
Spring Hill, KS
Spring Hill High School

Logan Mitchell
Blue Springs, MO
Blue Springs High School

Mathys Moore
Lenexa, KS
De Soto High School

Hannah Moyer
Independence, MO
Blue Springs High School

Sara Murphy
De Soto, KS
De Soto High School

Lance Philgreen
Leawood, KS
Blue Valley High School

Brent Pitts
Leawood, KS
Blue Valley North High School

Cooper Potterf
Kansas City, MO
Liberty North High School

Zoey Pudenz
Kansas City, KS
Piper High School

Nalen Rangarajan
Olathe, KS
Olathe North High School

Jameson Rauth
Kansas City, MO
Lincoln College Prep Academy

Reese Reitz
Louisburg, KS
Louisburg High School

Anna Roberts
De Soto, KS
Mill Valley High School

Bridget Roy
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Caroline Sandstrom
Prairie VIllage, KS
Shawnee Mission East High School

Jerome Schaefer
Overland Park, KS
St. James Academy

Sophia Schneider
Olathe, KS
Olathe West High School

Jonathan Staten
Stilwell, KS
Blue Valley Southwest High School

Braden Stuke
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Nick Suttle
Olathe, KS
Olathe North High School

Ella Tow
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Joseph Vance
Olathe, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Jarrett Vorhies
Olathe, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Macie Warren
Olathe, KS
Olathe South High School

Delaney Wright
Paola, KS
Louisburg High School

Grace Young
Osawatomie, KS
Osawatomie High School

Renewal Recipients

Kayleigh Bednar
Kansas City, MO
St Pius X High School

Edward Berns-Hoyt
Overland Park, KS
Shawnee Mission West High School

Jessica Binckley
Kansas City, MO
Park Hill High School

Blythe Bolar
Prairie Village, KS
Shawnee Mission East High School

Ella Boxx
Shawnee, KS
De Soto High School

Theresa Burg
Olathe, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Josie Carey
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Abby Collins
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley North High School

Jack Dillavou
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley High School

Meghan Dillon
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Nicholas Edwards
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley West High School

Emily Farthing
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley Northwest High School

Dylan Feist
Lenexa, KS
St. James Academy

Josi Frigon
Liberty, MO
Liberty High School

Braden Funk
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley High School

Masen Kindler
Olathe, KS
Gardner Edgerton High School

Samantha Kopecky
Leawood, KS
St. James Academy

Matthew Lippe
Leawood, KS
Blue Valley North High School

Tamara Lopez Monroy
Lenexa, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Madison Lowen
Lenexa, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Grace McLeod
Shawnee, KS
Mill Valley High School

Stacia Mendoza
Lenexa, KS
St. James Academy

Jackson Meyer
Overland Park, KS
Olathe East High School

Scout Molder
Kansas City, KS
Piper High School

Brenna Morrison
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley West High School

Kennedy Mounce
Olathe, KS
Spring Hill High School

Amelia Mullin
Shawnee, KS
Shawnee Mission South High School

Josh Murdock
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley Northwest High School

Summer Murphy
Kansas City, MO
Oak Park High School

Ryan Pope
Leawood, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Cade Rapp
Olathe, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Evie Rodenbaugh
Kansas City, MO
Staley High School

Nicholas Saia
Olathe, KS
Olathe Northwest High School

Emily Sheperd
Liberty, MO
Kearney High School

Avanelle Stoltz
Leawood, KS
Notre Dame de Sion

Kaylyn Taylor
Kansas City, MO
Staley High School

Anna Traynham
Lenexa, KS
Piper High School

Victoria Ward
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley High School

Olivia Waren
Lenxa, KS
Shawnee Mission Northwest High School

Lauren Weber
Overland Park, KS
Blue Valley Southwest High School

Kate Weisner
Olathe, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Megan Whorley
Shawnee, KS
Saint Thomas Aquinas High School

Previous Scholarship Recipients
2021-2022
2020-2021
2019-2020
2018-2019

2017-2018
2016-2017