Katie Kanowsky Memorial Scholarship

Annual scholarship created by Frank and Kathy Kanowsky and friends in memory of their daughter, to encourage North Posey High School students to pursue higher education and to use their knowledge and skills to benefit tri-state communities after graduation.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of North Posey High School with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale). Applicants must be planning to pursue a degree at Murray State University upon high school graduation.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on applicant’s level of involvement in sports, band, academic teams, or school clubs, the letter of recommendation, and the required essay.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Written essay (not to exceed one typed page or 400 words) explaining why applicant believes he or she is the most qualified candidate for the scholarship award.
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or coach attesting to applicant’s involvement in school activities and/or sports and evidence of responsibility, maturity, and character.
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$1,500

Application Deadline

February 12, 2019

Application Access Code

pos

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