KACE Scholarship Information and Forms

Current KACE President

KACE is proud to offer $600 for the current KACE president to attend a regional or national ACE conference (NACE, MwACE, SoAce).  This scholarship serves to provide KACE leadership with broader regional perspective, assist the leadership with further professional growth, and enhance KACE by providing insight to be shared with the KACE membership.  The scholarship recipient agrees to share his or her experience with the KACE membership via the subsequent KACE meeting or conference and/or submit an article for the KACE newsletter regarding his or her experience at the conference attended.

Application process:

  • Please complete the application and submit it electronically  by May 15.
  • The application will be reviewed by the Membership Development Committee, and their decision will be communicated to the applicant by June 1.

Current KACE Member

KACE is proud to offer $400 to assist a current KACE member in attending a career development conference of his/her choosing.  This scholarship serves to assist the membership with further professional growth and enhance KACE by providing a regional perspective to be shared with the KACE membership.  The scholarship recipient agrees to submit an article for the KACE newsletter within four (4) months after the conference that reports and reflects on a session or new “best practice” that was introduced at the conference attended.

Application process:

  • Please complete the application and submit it electronically by May 15.
  • The application will be reviewed by the Membership Development Committee, and their decision will be communicated to the applicant by June 1.

KACE Conference for Non-Member

A scholarship of one free KACE Annual Conference registration and one year of KACE membership is offered to a potential new member of KACE.  This is offered to build professional development in the area of Career Development or Services and/or Employer Recruiting for an individual in one of the following positions:

  • Full-time employee in higher education career services/development
  • Full-time employee in a business related position (recruiting and/or human resources)
  • Upper level college student (college senior or graduate student) pursing a related degree

Application process:

  • Please complete the application and submit it electronically  by October 30, 12:00 p.m.
  • The application will be reviewed by the Membership Development Committee, and their decision will be communicated to the applicant by November 6.