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Applying for GSP

Students interested in applying to participate in the 2021 Governor’s Scholars Program will need to download: the Student Application Front Page, Focus Area Page, Consent Form, Extracurricular Activities, Service, Honors/Awards, and Writing Entry (also the Applicant Checklist to ensure a completed application). Refer to the 2021 Helpful Hints: Best Practices & Important Information Packet to see a completed application.

All applications are returned to your school’s guidance counselor.   A sample packet will be available the week of October 5 for all students to review and follow.

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Intent to Apply Form 

Please submit it ASAP, even if you are unsure whether you will submit an application

First Review of Application at Your School

Week of November 9, 2020

Second Review of Application at Your School

Week of December 14, 2020

Application Submission to KCPS District

January 11, 2021

Need Help?

District Point of Contact

Frank Shelton

Knox Central High School

Tammy Baker

Lynn Camp Schools 

Deanna Dozier