Finucane Service Award

Rockhurst Accepting Finucane Service Scholarship Applications

Incoming freshmen, are you interested in community service? If you will be an RU freshman in fall 2017 and participate in service, you could be eligible to receive the Finucane Service Scholarship at Rockhurst University.

The Finucane Service Scholarships are awarded to a select group of incoming Rockhurst University students each year. The recipients are leaders in service and, as such, are expected to continue their service leadership during their time at Rockhurst.

Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA and give at least 75 hours of service to others each year. The scholarship is renewable for up to four consecutive years of full-time enrollment.

Application packet must include application form, service resume, and essay. 2017 Freshman Finucane Scholarship Application (DOCX)

Submit your application materials to Julia Vargas, director of the Center for Service Learning, via email at, fax to 816-501-3177 or if you prefer to mail your application, please mail to:

Rockhurst University
Center for Service Learning
1100 Rockhurst Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64110

With questions about the Finucane Service Scholarship, please call Julia Vargas at: 816-501-4545.

Deadline is 5 pm (CST) February 17, 2017.