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Sizemore Scholarship, Instrument Donation Keep Music Playing

UMKC Conservatory students benefit from family’s generous gifts

Katrinka Sizemore’s mother remembers that her daughter was so determined to play an instrument as a young child, that Katrinka convinced her aunt to give Katrinka her piano. (more…)

UMKC Top Choice for 2023 Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship Recipients

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is the No. 1 choice for 60 high school students and 50 current students who received Hispanic Development Fund scholarships for the next academic year.

The event recognizing the scholarship recipients was both informational and a celebration. (more…)

Bold Beginnings: 2022 Appreciation Report

Our work to connect your story to give leads to transformative moments at UMKC, for which we are grateful to recount with you in the 2022 Appreciation Report. You can view the entire report here.

Advocating a Path to New Scholarships and Successful Careers in Law School

UMKC School of Law Campaign for Advocates is making a difference

The UMKC School of Law is recognized consistently for the education and preparation of students focused on advocacy. (more…)

UMKC Women’s Council Supports Graduate Scholars

More than $2 million has helped enrich the academic careers of more than 2,000 women

The UMKC Women’s Council celebrated 52 years of supporting women in graduate studies and honoring the 2023 awardees with a reception on March 2.

This year, the group of 77 women received more than $100,000 from the Women’s Council Graduate Assistance Fund.  Since its inception, the fund has supported the academic achievements of more than 2,500 women with more than $2.2 million in graduate fellowships. (more…)

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