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Presidential Scholars Program and Scholars for Career and Technical Education

 

The Presidential Scholars Program recognizes and honors high school seniors who have demonstrated high achievement academically or in the arts; some having to overcome special challenges or hurdles to do so.  Starting in 2016, outstanding students who demonstrated excellence in career and technical education were included for Presidential Scholar recognition.

These are two separate nomination forms.

To nominate a student for the Presidential Scholars program or the Presidential Scholars in Career and Technical Education program, they must complete the nomination form and submit it to the address indicated. Nomination forms and applications may be accessed by clicking on the link below. They must be turned in as one packet.

Each school may only nominate two students, one for each program.

We hope you will take advantage of this opportunity to recognize outstanding students in your school.  For more information about the program, please contact:

Tamla Miller  
Phone: (785) 296-4950 

For additional information on the program and awards, please visit the U.S Department of Education - U.S. Presidential Scholars program webpage here.

 

Three Kansas students named 2022 U.S. Presidential Scholars

Click here to view the news release.

Three students have been named 2022 Presidential Scholars - Shekhar Kumar Gugnani, a senior at Fort Scott High School, Fort Scott Unified School District 234; Jordin Reese MacKenzie, Blue Valley North High School, Blue Valley USD 229 (U.S. Presidential Scholar in Arts); and Gauri Yadav, a senior at Olathe North High School, Olathe USD 233.

From left to right:

  • Jordin Reese MacKenzie, Blue Valley North High School, Blue Valley USD 229 (U.S. Presidential Scholar in Arts)
  • Gauri Yadav, Olathe North High School, Olathe USD 233.
  • Shekhar Kumar Gugnani, Fort Scott High School, Fort Scott Unified School District 234

 

 

 

Questions about this page contact:

 

Tamla Miller
(785) 296-4950
tmiller@ksde.org

 

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