25 & Alive Scholarship

Students who are residents of Independence (regardless of school attended) are eligible to earn a $500 scholarship from 25 & Alive.

Any student resident of Independence who will complete the requirements for high school graduation by June 2021 and will attend a post-secondary or technical school is eligible to apply. 

PRIVATE/PAROCHIAL SCHOOL STUDENTS: Download Application here or pick up a copy at Independence City Hall between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Completed applications can be submitted to City Hall.

INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Follow the instructions outlined by the Guidance Office.

The deadline for ALL students to return their completed APPLICATIONS, ESSAYS, and REFERENCES is TBD.