Kansas Comprehensive Grant

$200–$3,500Award Amount
1Number of Awards
4/1/2023Submission Deadline

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The Kansas Comprehensive Grant is offered to Kansas residents, demonstrating financial need, who are enrolled full-time at one of the state’s eighteen private colleges and universities, six state universities, or Washburn University. This grant is financed by the State of Kansas.

Students, who are in financial need, are given limited support by the Kansas Legislature. You must fill out the FAFSA and submit it, naming one or more eligible colleges in it, to be taken into consideration. Applicants must also be residents of the State of Kansas to be eligible.

According to the funding level, around one to three qualified students can get financial aid in the form of awards worth between $100 and $1,500 at public colleges and $200 to $3,500 at private institutions. This grant is awarded based on an applicant’s financial needs.

Key Information of Kansas Comprehensive Grant

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United States

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Kansas Comprehensive Grant Timeline

January 2023

Application Opening Date

Applications open on January 1.

April 2023

Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is on April 1.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, applicants must meet the following criteria.

  • Eligible Grade: All
  • Maximum Age: Any
  • Required GPA: Any
  • Geographic Eligibility: Kansas
  • Gender: Any
  • Race/Ethnicity: Any

Application Requirements

Here’s what you need to submits besides your application.

  • Financial Information
  • School Verification

How to ace the Kansas Comprehensive Grant


Demonstrate financial need

This scholarship grant is awarded based on an applicant's financial need; and to help illustrate that, applicants must complete and submit the FAFSA. Make sure to show that you are a needy student who requires financial aid to finish your education.


Start your application early

To be eligible for this particular award, you must submit other applications, such as the FAFSA, which has a deadline. We recommend you start working on your application as soon as you can to meet both of those deadlines as well as the scholarship deadline.


Confirm your eligibility before starting your application

This scholarship is not available to everyone, so make sure you meet all of the eligibility requirements before beginning your application. Knowing that you do not satisfy all or some of the eligibility requirements allows you to make changes that will make you eligible.


Have your application reviewed before submission

There will be a lot of eager applicants for this scholarship, which will make the competition tough. Asking someone else to check your scholarship application before submission will help to ensure that your application is not denied because of avoidable mistakes such as typos, grammatical errors, or misspelled words.

How the Kansas Comprehensive Grant is Judged

Applicants are primarily judged on their financial needs.

Why We Love the Kansas Comprehensive Grant


Opportunity for less privileged students in Kansas

The Kansas Comprehensive Grant is a great opportunity for needy students in Kansas who are looking to obtain financial aid for their education.


Scholarship supports public and private institutions

The funding level permits approximately one in every three eligible students to receive assistance with award amounts ranging from $200 to $3,500 at private institutions and $100 to $1,500 at public institutions.


Open to all Kansas residents

This scholarship does not have any limitations on age, gender, or ethnicity and any resident of Kansas State may apply to win it.

5 Facts About Kansas Comprehensive Grant


Applicants must complete FAFSA

Applicants must submit the FAFSA before the scholarship deadline.


Scholarship has no specific area of study

The Kansas Comprehensive Grant supports whatever course a Kansas student decides to take; it is not restricted to any one field of study.


No minimum GPA

Students are not required to meet or maintain a minimum GPA to be eligible for this grant.


Scholarship is based on financial need

This scholarship is given based on the financial need of the applicant. FAFSA is necessary to help demonstrate the applicant's financial situation.


Applicants must be residents of Kansas

The Grant helps students who are residents of Kansas to attend any of the schools approved by the Kansas Board of Regents.

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