Applicants to the Angel and Maude Munoz Scholarship Program must be:
Hispanic high school seniors or graduates
Planning to enroll or are already enrolled at an accredited school of cosmetology in the greater metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri area. Students must be receiving Title IV funds. OR
Planning to enroll or are already enrolled in full- or part-time study at a community college located in the greater metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri area (Eligible counties: Jackson, Clay, and Platte in Missouri and Johnson and Wyandotte in Kansas). Students must be receiving Title IV funds.
Interested students must complete the application and mail it along with the appropriate correspondence.
If attending or planning to attend an accredited school of cosmetology, submit the following:
Financial aid award letter from the proposed school indicating acceptance at that school and receipt of financial aid through Title IV funds
Current billing statement
If attending or planning to attend an eligible community college, submit the following each term:
Financial aid award letter from the community college indicating acceptance and the receipt of financial aid through Title IV funds
Current billing statement
Transcript of grades or grade report indicating a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale was attained (not required for first time applicants – only required for students who have previously received an Angel and Maude Munoz Scholarship)
Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Applications are processed on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications will not be processed. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by Scholarship America.
Applicants will receive status of their application. If status is not received within four weeks of submission, applicants may call Scholarship America to verify that the application has been received.
Awards are granted on a first-come, first-served basis provided the applicant is a qualified student.
Cosmetology awards may not exceed 50% of the actual tuition cost or up to a maximum of $4,000, whichever is less, for the entire program of study.
Community college awards may not exceed 50% of actual tuition cost or up to a maximum of $4,000, whichever is less, per academic year. Students may receive the award for a maximum of two years.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each academic term they meet eligibility requirements.
PAYMENT OF SCHOLARSHIPS
Angel and Maude Munoz Scholarship payments will be processed by Scholarship America. Upon approval for an award, the student will receive a check made payable to the school.
Recipients are required to notify Scholarship America of any changes in address, school enrollment, or other relevant information and to send a complete transcript when requested.
UMB Bank reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.Back to Top