First-year COM Scholarships

President's Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Requirements: Minimum 30 or 508 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.85

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores 

Dean's Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Requirements: Minimum 29 or 507 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.75

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores 

University Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

Requirements: Minimum 28 or 505 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.65

Application: Not required

Selection: Awarded automatically based on confirmation of final scores

Diversity Scholarship

Amount: Full Tuition Scholarship

Awarded to: Three under-represented minorities in medical education, with a minimum 28 MCAT and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.65

Renewable: Yes. This award is renewable for three additional years and requires you to maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and earn a minimum satisfactory grade on all courses/clerkships. In the event that there are more than three candidates who qualify, a selection committee would determine the scholarship recipients.

Note: Under-represented minorities include all students who identify their ethnicity as Alaskan Native, American Indian, Black, Hispanic, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. In medical education, Caucasian and Asian populations are not considered under-represented minorities. The diversity scholarship will replace any other KCU admissions scholarship or first-year scholarship offers.

KCU-COM Service Leadership Scholarship

Amount: $10,000

Applied toward: Tuition costs

Awarded to: One male and one female incoming KCU-COM students who demonstrate outstanding service and/or leadership in a health care related field (excluding shadowing experiences) and show significant financial need (qualified as $0-$6,000 expected family contribution on the incoming students FAFSA and total resources (outside scholarships, parental support, etc) no greater than $5,000).

Application: Required

Selection: Scholarship recipients are determined by a selection committee. 

Renewable: No