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JA Scholarships

Junior Achievement of Kansas currently offers one scholarship out of its Wichita District office.

The Fran Jabara Scholarship

Congratulations to Maribel Hernandez- Cordero,on receiving the 2018 Fran Jabara Scholarship. 

The Fran Jabara Scholarship is currently $1,000 - $500 is awarded for each semester of the recipient's freshmen year.  It is a one-time, non-renewable scholarship. Junior Achievement of Kansas - Wichita District awards one scholarship a year.

Fran Jabara Scholarship Criteria

  • The applicant must be a graduating high school senior of a Wichita high school,
  • Must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better,
  • Must meet qualified admissions requirements and enroll in Wichita State Univerity's Frank Barton School of Business for the academic year, and
  • Must maintain full-time student status (12+ credit hours) for both semesters. (Failure to do so may result in the withholding of funds, or the requirement to repay the scholarship.)
 
  • "Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."

    -Junior Achievement Student

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