More than 184 Truman Heartland donors have created scholarship funds to help students follow their dreams and work toward a brighter future.

Truman Heartland awards scholarships to students based on criteria set in partnership with donors to support students pursuing a variety of educational goals. Since 1982, Truman Heartland has awarded more than $6.65 million in scholarships. For 2023-2024, we award more than 400 scholarship awards totaling $738,050 to area students. The majority of our scholarships support students from Eastern Jackson County or students at local schools and universities.

Whether you are a graduating high school senior, a current college student, or a teacher wishing to improve your classroom, we invite you to apply for a scholarship at Truman Heartland Community Foundation. Review all the scholarships we have available for both our General and Stand-Alone scholarships, or if you are ready, Apply Now!


General Application Process Timeline

General Application AvailableOctober 24, 2022
General Application DeadlineFebruary 24, 2023
Award Notification SentApril - May 2023
Scholarship ReceptionJune 2023
Scholarship Check MailedJune, August, or January

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