Michelle Elkins '87
Associate director of awards and special events
The Wabash CannonBall Colorado Scholarship program provides scholarships for Colorado
high school seniors who plan to attend Kansas State University.
The Wabash CannonBall Colorado Scholarship is funded by the Wabash CannonBall Colorado gala in Denver through sponsorships and the "Fund a Wildcat" program and the Colorado Cats annual golf tournament. Each attendee has the opportunity to donate to the scholarship endowment.
• High school senior living in Colorado.
• Must be admitted to Kansas State University and have completed the K-State Wabash CannonBall Scholarship Application by Dec. 15, 2023, at 5 p.m. CST. The application portal will open Sept. 5, 2023.
• The application portal is only available to admitted students. Students admitted to the fall 2024 semester will need to log in using the email address and password they used when applying to K-State.
• Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 on a weighted or unweighted scale.
• Scholarships in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded for the 2024-2025 academic school year.
• Scholars will be paid half of the scholarship monies ($2,500) at the start of the 2024-2025 academic school year.
• Scholarships will only be awarded to recipients enrolled in 12 or more credit hours per semester.
• Beginning with the 2022-2023 academic year, the scholarship is $5,000 and is renewable for an additional three years if a 3.0 GPA is maintained.