General Information

Scholarships will be made available to cheerleaders & dancers whose school/gym is an active member of the Association. The amount of each scholarship will be determined each year by the Annual competition receipts and will be based on the association’s account balance. Cheerleaders & Dancers are eligible if they are members of an NKCCA school/gym, are seniors in good standing and have submitted a scholarship form. Also, their squad must be a participant in that school year’s competition (2 1/2 Minute &/or GameDay section). Proceeds received from the competition fund the scholarship awards. All forms must be completed and returned to the Association’s President with a postmark of no later then what is posted on the scholarship form of the current school year. Any application postmarked after that date will not be accepted. Any application missing information will also not be accepted. An independent committee of the Association will select the scholarship winners. Selections will be announced at the Annual Competition. Scholarships must be redeemed by the following academic year. Scholarships not redeemed in this time period will be fortified and re-entered into the Association’s account balance. All scholarships redemptions are handled by the treasurer and are drawn on the Association’s account. It is the responsibility of each scholarship winner to notify the NKCCA President of the school they are attending. A check will be made payable directly to the college or university upon receipt of a copy of the student’s university/college bill.

2023-24 NKCCA Scholarship Application – Deadline January 10, 2024

Scholarship applicants must be a current cheerleader &/or dancer of a current NKCCA member school or gym. Contact your coach or email us to find out if your school is a member.  Schools must participate in both competitiions for applicants to be eligible for scholarships.

Winners were notified at our Winter Competition – see list below. 

NKCCA 2023-24 Scholarship application-  online application & transcript due 1/10/24

Missy White & Lilliana Schalck Stunt Scholarships

Scholarship awards are presented to a Senior All Girl or CoEd NKCCA member school Stunt Group.  Stunt Group must participate in the Stunt Group competition held during the Winter Competition. Scholarships are presented to the winning Stunt Group participants who are in grades 10-12. Freshman may participate in the Stunt Group but are not eligible for the scholarship. If no CoEd team is entered the 2nd place stunt group will receive the Lilliana scholarship.

KAPOS State Wide Scholarship Application –

Click here for a link to the KAPOS Scholarship page – application due 3/15

  2024 NKCCA Scholarships 
    School Type    
1 Caitlyn Combs Walton Verona Sally Walters    
2 Hunter Brown Ryle Gay Trame    
3 Ciara Gilley Trimble      
4 Alexis McKinley Simon Kenton      
5 Beatrice Hincks Walton Verona      
6 Sophia Vormbrock Simon Kenton      
7 Estella Rinehart Simon Kenton      
8 Kaydence Mullins Dayton      
9 Makenna Mangus Cooper      
10 Emma Orth Dixie Heights      
11 Paige Haire Bellevue      
12 Avery Reynolds Conner      
13 Rebecca McCoy Pendleton County      
14 Miranda Smith Scott      
15 Molly Twehues Bishop Brossart      
16 Ava Carson Highlands      
  Missy White Stunt     Lilliana Schalck Stunt  
  Hunter Brown Ryle HS   Hannah Ranes Simon Kenton HS
  Adriana Jones Ryle HS   Estella Rinehart Simon Kenton HS
  Macey Saville Ryle HS   Sophia Vormbrock Simon Kenton HS
  Elle McNabb Ryle HS   Alexis McKinley Simon Kenton HS


2023 NKCCA Scholarship Recipients

Name   High School
All Girl Stunt 1st Place Missy White Scholarship Ryle
All Girl Stunt 2nd Place Lilliana Schalck Scholarship Boone County
Madelyn Price Sally Walters Scholarship Ryle
Macaylee Nelson   Conner
Isabella Wittrock   Bellevue
India Trimble   Pendleton County
Lexie Tomlinson   Simon Kenton
Audrey Howerton   Trimble County
Delaney Knock   Simon Kenton
Kinsley Humphreys   Trimble County
Macy Brown   Boone County
Callie Young   Dixie Heights
Lillian McCleese   Cooper


2022 NKCCA Scholarship Recipients

Name   High School
All Girl Stunt 1st Place Missy White Scholarship Boone County
CoEd Stunt 1st Place Lilliana Schalck Scholarship Highlands
Kelsey Durbin   Bellevue
Mia Minniti Sally Walters Scholarship Boone County
Katherine Bowen   Conner
Madi Redlinger   Cooper
Chloe Browning Leadership Award Simon Kenton
Kennedy Nickelman   Highlands
Taylor Wiley   Pendleton County
Aubrey Fransen   Ryle
Shannon McCauley   Simon Kenton
Makayla Abbot   Trimble County


2021 NKCCA Scholarship Recipients

Name   High School
Sophia Hornbeck Missy White Scholarship* Williamstown
Cesiley McKinley Lilliana Schalck Scholarship* Simon Kenton
Mallory Schuster   Boone County
Rylie King   Williamstown
Tiffany Hoskins   Boone County
Ashton Rosenhagen   Simon Kenton
Jasmine Heeger   Simon Kenton
Mia Powell   Ryle
Lindsey Hyden   Dixie Heights
Mary Kruse   Bishop Brossart
Kaia Lanter   Williamstown

*Due to Covid our 2021 competition was cancelled.  Therefore the 1st & 2nd place scholarschip rankings received the speciality scholarships.

Winter Competition 2020 Scholarship Recipients

Delanee McCormick Dixie
JennaMarie Eckler Dixie
Ashlyn Schank Conner
Sophia Casson Simon Kenton
Alaina Fangman Boone
Savanah Bellman Conner
Chloe Donithan Conner
Ashytn Fangman Boone
Keele Ferguson Cooper
David Herfel Highlands
Sophia Stiles Highlands
Baileigh Tackett Pendleton
Sydnie West Walton Verona
Morgan Burleigh Highlands
Ali Schuster Boone
Courtney Faulkner Simon Kenton
Kelsey Bain Cooper
Brooke Bridewell Bellevue
Courtney Dolwick Ryle
Paige Plapp Ryle

Missy White Stunt Scholarship Award

Boone County HS – Kendall Harlow, Ali Schuster, Christine Roberts, Laila White

Lilliana Schalck Stunt Scholarship Award

Highlands HS – Dave Herfel, Kennedy Nickelman

NKCCA Leadership Awards

Dave Herfel – Highlands HS Coed Cheer  & Leinda McNabb Cooper HS Dance

Winter Competition 2019 Scholarship Recipients

MacKenzie Milner – Cooper HS
Michaela Stethen – Carroll County HS
Mackenzie Brown – Ryle HS
Riley Hays – Walton Verona HS
Haley King – Conner HS
Abby Twehues – Bishop Brossart HS
Darah Miller – Campbell County HS
Madelyn Gerber – Boone County HS
Teegan Adams – Cooper HS
Haley Volz – Pendleton County HS
William Bertsch – Highlands HS
Kaitlyn Shaw – Scott HS
Lindsay Yowan – Ryle HS
Peyton Quinn – Dixie Heights HS
Courtney Macke – Campbell County HS
Miranda Fausz – Simon Kenton HS – Spirit Athletics
Caylin Trenary –  Owen County HS
Ansley Rooks – Ryle HS
Hailey Cain –  Simon Kenton HS – Spirit Athletics
Courtney Bohman – Grant County

Missy White Stunt Scholarship Award

Boone County HS – Madelyn Gerber, Bailey Smith, Christine Roberts, Kaitlyn Roberts

NKCCA Leadership Award

Mackenzie Brown – Ryle HS

Winter 2018 Competition Scholarship Recipients

Jenna Squires – Boone County HS
Macey Giberson – Highlands HS
Valerie Mattingly – Highlands HS
Victoria Apodaca – Ryle HS
Gabby Martin – Walton Verona HS
Darcie Cummins – Williamstown HS
Kaylee Hicks – Williamstown HS
Morgan Thompson – Williamstown HS
Amber Tien – Williamstown HS

Missy White Stunt Scholarship Award

Highlands HS – Ashlee Duncan, Sammie Studer, Valerie Mattlingly, Abbie Whitney

Fall 2017 Competition
NKCCA Scholarship Recipients
* also denotes Region 9 scholarship

Jenna Squires – Boone County HS*
Maddie Bland – Cooper HS*
Hannah Kimble – Highlands HS*
Caralyne Wallace – Newport HS*
Mandie Appleman – Bracken County HS
Megan Blau – Cooper HS
Hannah Tucker – Newport Central Catholic HS
Grace Merkle – Ross HS
Rachel Geruc – Ryle HS
Ashytn Pike – Scott HS
Gabby Martin – Walton Verona HS
Amber Tien – Williamstown HS

January, 2017 Competition
NKCCA Scholarship Recipients

Erin McNamara – Campbell County HS
Ashley Rust – Campbell County HS
Alessandra McLoughlin – Dixie Heights HS
Katie Fields – Dixie Heights HS
Olivia Sletto – Beechwood HS
Grace Beebe – Pendleton County HS
Terra Johnson – Grant County HS
Madison Sydnor – Pendleton County HS
Kaleigh Woods – Bracken County HS
Megan Butler – St. Henry District HS
Mallory Robinson – Grant County HS
Molly Burgemeir – Pendleton County HS

NKCCA Leadership Award

Olivia Sletto – Beechwood HS
Mallory Robinson – Grant County HS

Missy White Stunt Scholarship Award

Dixie Heights HS – Celeste Binford, Ally McLoughlin, Hannah Cook, Marinda Bosley

Attention NKCCA Scholarship recipients………
Refer to the scholarship letter you received regarding details on how to redeem your award. Please allow 2-3 weeks to process your payment