Optometric Society of Greater Kansas City Scholarship Opportunity

The OSGKC scholarship is awared to a Fourth-Year 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 

Please email both the essay and transcript to

One $500 scholarship is awared annually. The application window will be September 1st, 2020-Monday, November 23rd, 2020 for 2021 graduates. The applicants will be notified of the results Monday, December 7th, 2020. 

If you have any questions please contact the OSGKC executive board at


President: Julie Lafreniere, OD, FAAO

Immediate Past President: Lauren Pachy, OD

Vice President: Sarah Kenning, OD

Secretary-Treasurer: Sarah Truman, OD


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