SCHOLARSHIP

                Optometric Society of Greater Kansas City Scholarship Opportunity

The OSGKC scholarship is awarded to a fourth-year optometry student who intends to practice in the Kansas City area following graduation. 

     

      1. Essay of 500 words or less 

               Topic: Your goals and aspirations in optometric practice and how you will contribute to the profession

      2. Copy of your optometry school transcript 

One $500 scholarship is awarded annually. Please email both the essay and transcript to osogkc@gmail.com.

Our Class of 2021 award recipient has already been chosen -- congratulations to Breck Dakin, Kentucky College of Optometry. The application window for 2022 graduates will open September 1, 2021 and close November 21, 2021. 

If you have any questions please contact the OSGKC executive board at osogkc@gmail.com

OSGKC EXECUTIVE BOARD

President: Julie Lafreniere, OD, FAAO

Immediate Past President: Lauren Pachy, OD

Vice President: Sarah Kenning, OD

Secretary-Treasurer: Sarah Truman, OD, FAAO

Resources

American Optometric Association - www.aoa.org

 

Missouri Optometric Association - www.moeyecare.org

 

Kansas Optometric Association - www.kansasoptometric.org

 

Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry - www.arbo.org

COVID-19 Resources

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

 

https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/03.16.20_coronavirus-guidance_8.5x11_315PM.pdf

 

https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/6201/text