Scholarships

Kansas Hispanic Scholarship Program

To be eligible for the Kansas Hispanic Scholarship Program, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant must be a high school senior from the Wichita metro area
  • Applicant must have a GPA of a 2.8 or above
  • Applicant must be of Hispanic heritage (50% or more)
  • Applicant must enroll full-time in a post-secondary institution the year immediately following graduation

Scholarship awards range from $500 up to $5,000.


Koch Hispanic Scholars Program

To be eligible for the Koch Hispanic Scholars Program, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants who apply for the Kansas Hispanic Scholarship Program are considered eligible for the Koch Hispanic Scholars Program
  • Applicant must be a high school senior from the Wichita metro area
  • Applicant must have a GPA of a 3.0 or above
  • Applicant must be of Hispanic heritage (50% or more)
  • Applicant must enroll full-time in an accredited four-year college or university the year immediately following graduation
  • Applicant must be U.S. citizen
  • Preferences will be given to applicants majoring in the following majors:
    • Business—Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Economics, and Supply Chain Management
    • Engineering—Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering 

Scholarship awards are for $10,000 – $1,250/semester and are renewable for four years with a GPA requirement of 3.0 or above.

2015 Scholars
Jose Cisneros, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Samuel Covarrubias, Wichita State University, International Business
Miguel Espinoza, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Jason Karlin, Washington University in St. Louis, Economics & Accounting.
Paul Moran, Wichita State University, Finance

2016 Scholars
Isaac Carrillo, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Mark Guzman, Wichita State University, Business
Pilar Karlin, Lewis & Clark College, Business & International Affairs
Clara Martinez Vargas, Wichita State University, Computer Science
Enrique Onesto, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering

2017 Scholars
Pedro Dominguez, Wichita State University, Computer Science
Jaqueline Garcia, Wichita State University, Engineering
Veronica, Garcia, Newman University, Business
Jesus Loera, Kansas State University, Chemical Engineering
Jonathan Medina Mireles, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Eric Trujillo, Wichita State University, Marketing

2018 Scholars
Jennifer Alfaro, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Rogelio Gomez, Kansas State University, Finance
Erasmo Hinojos, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Gissele Mosqueda, Wichita State University, Chemical Engineering
Antonio Simental, Princeton University, Electrical Engineering

2019 Scholars
Eduardo Chacon, Wichita State University, Chemical Engineering
Juan Gonzalez-Robles, Wichita State University, Accounting
Antonio Hernandez-Reynoso, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Tony Ibarra, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Octavio Nunez, Wichita State University, Computer Engineering
Antonio Rocha, Northwestern University, Chemical Engineering
Jasmin Soriano, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering

2020 Scholars
*Paulina Castaneda, Wichita State University, Computer Science
*Tanya Covarrubias, Wichita State University, Finance
Vladimir Flores, Wichita State University
Cesar Garcia, Wichita State University
*Francisco Garcia, Kansas State University, Mechanical Engineering
*Cesar Juarez, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
Erik Leak, Wichita State University
*Marycarmen Renteria, Wichita State University, Mechanical Engineering
*Oscar Rivas, Wichita State University, Economics
Diego Vargas, Wichita State University
Dianne Velasco, Wichita State University

*Scholarships received from forfeited funds.


KHEDF Outstanding Scholar  

To be eligible to apply for the KHEDF Outstanding Scholars Award, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant must be a past KHEDF scholarship recipient
  • Applicant must be a senior or a graduate student in college
  • Applicant must have a GPA of a 3.0 or above
  • Applicant must enroll full-time post-secondary institution
  • Applicant must attend the Scholars & Recognition Dinner

Scholarship award is for $1,000 – $500/2 semesters.