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Scholarship Opportunities

MBU is not affiliated with any of the organizations listed below nor do we necessarily determine eligibility for these scholarships. Please view the details of the programs you are interested in and contact the organization listed, as MBU does not accept applications for these scholarships. If you receive an external scholarship, you must report it to the Student Financial Services department.

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT DEADLINE ELIGIBILITY ESSAY AVAILABLE TO APPLY
Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Max. Federal Pell Grant Must complete a FAFSA for the current award year A Pell-eligible student whose parent or guardian died in the line of duty while performing as a public safety officer and who is less than 24 years of age, or enrolled at the time of the parent’s or guardian’s death NO Undergrads Apply by emailing our office
Public Service Officer or Employee’s Child Survivor Grant Program Up to

$12,000

None stated A public safety officer permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty, or the spouse or child of a public safety officer killed or permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty, full time undergraduate student Missouri resident attending a participating Missouri school, not a religion major NO Undergrads Apply Here
Mensa Foundation Scholarship Varies 01/15/20 Intending to enroll in an accredited college or university in the 2020-2021 academic year YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Virginia M. Wagner Soroptimist Educational Award Varies 01/15/20 Women residing in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, or Wisconsin, and currently attending college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Scholarship Up to $10,000 01/17/20 High school students in grades 9 through 12, attending public, private, or home school in the U.S., under the age of 20 YES High School Students Apply Here
Taco Bell

Live Más Scholarship

$25,000 01/23/20 Legal resident of the U.S., at least 16 years of age and no older than 24, applying or enrolled in an accredited college or university VIDEO Undergrads Apply Here
Association of Women in Mathematics Scholarship Varies 01/31/20 High school students and current undergrads YES Undergrads Apply Here
InspirAsian Scholarship Up to $2,000 01/31/20 Full-time graduating high school seniors with a min. GPA of 3.4, U.S. citizens or permanent residents of specific states YES High School Seniors Apply Here
Baptist Women’s Missionary Union Foundation Scholarships Not specified 02/01/20 Student must be affiliated with a Baptist church and endorsed by a WMU leader YES Undergrads Apply Here
Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri Scholarship Up to $4,000 02/01/20 Junior, senior, or graduate level college students majoring in garden-related field of study (biology, ecology, agriculture, etc.) YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
TrailHeads Blaze Your Own Trail Scholarship $1,000 02/03/20 17 years or older, accepted to or attending an accredited U.S. college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Bridging the Dream Grad Scholarship $20,000 02/14/19 U.S. citizen or permanent resident, currently enrolled college senior or grad student, min. GPA of 3.0 YES Graduate Students Apply Here
Journey to College Book Scholarship $500 02/15/20 Missouri high school students who attend a FAFSA Frenzy even between 10/1/19 and 01/31/20, attend a Missouri college or university in the next academic year, and create an account on the State Financial Aid Portal NO High School Students Information Here
Project Yellow Light Scholarship Up to $8,000 03/01/20 High school juniors or seniors, or current undergraduates who are legal residents of the U.S. VIDEO

or AUDIO

High School Juniors, Seniors and Undergrads Apply Here
AABE – South Eastern Missouri, Southern Illinois Chapter

Scholarship

Up to $2,000 03/02/20 College-bound high school senior with a min. GPA of 3.0, planning to major in one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering, or mathematics, who is a member of an underrepresented group (African American, Hispanic, or Native American) and a resident of Southern Illinois or Eastern Missouri YES High School Seniors Apply Here
The Archway MO Chapter of the Links, Inc. Community Service Scholarship Varies 03/08/20 An African American high school senior with a min. GPA of 2.7, resident of St. Louis city, or selected St. Louis area counties, who has performed a minimum of 50 hours of community service over their 4-year high school career YES High School Seniors Apply Here
The Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship $1,000 03/16/20 Current high school seniors with a min. GPA of 2.5, Missouri resident, enrolling in a MOACAC member school (Missouri Baptist is one) YES High School Seniors Apply Here
The Royal Vagabonds Foundation Scholarship $1,000 03/21/20 African American high school seniors with a min. GPA of 2.5 who live in the city of St. Louis or in certain St. Louis area counties YES High School Seniors Apply Here
Lula Entrepreneur-ship Scholarship $500 03/29/20 High school senior or older, min. GPA of 3.0, enrolled in a US college or university for Fall 2020 YES Undergrads Apply Here
Ferguson-Florissant School District Scholarships Varies 03/29/20 A variety of scholarships available to high school seniors from these St. Louis school districts, your answers to the application questions will determine your eligibility for individual awards YES High School Seniors Apply Here
Rural Missouri Teacher Education Scholarship Fifteen awards of $1,000 03/31/20 Junior and Senior-level students at a Missouri college or university and are majoring in education, min. GPA 2.5 YES Undergrads Apply by contacting our office
Greater East St. Louis Community Fund Scholarships Up to $4,000 03/31/20 High school seniors and residents of East St. Louis or Brooklyn, IL, with a 2.75 min. GPA YES High School Seniors Apply Here
MISSOURI BAPTIST FOUNDATION $2,000 OPENS

03/01/20

DEADLINE

03/31/20

Attending or planning to attend Missouri Baptist University. YES Undergrads Apply Here
MISSOURI BAPTIST HERITAGE SCHOLARSHIP $2,000 04/01/20 Freshman or sophomore students attending MBU YES Freshman or Sophomore Apply Here
“Frame My Future” Scholarship $5,000 04/01/20 Legal U.S. residents attending college or university for the 20-21 academic year Art Piece Undergrads Apply Here
St. Johns Bank Excellence Scholarship $1,000 04/03/20 High school seniors from select St. Louis area high schools planning to attend a Missouri, Illinois, or Kansas college or university. Preference is given to those students majoring in Banking, Finance, or Business Administration. YES High School Seniors Apply Hereere
GameAuthority Scholarship $1,000 04/15/20 Full-time student at an accredited US college or university YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Old School Labs Scholarship $1,000 05/15/20 US citizen, national, or permanent resident, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US college or university VIDEO Undergrads Apply Here
Jack J. Isgur Foundation Scholarship Up to $3,000 05/15/20 Students entering their junior or senior year at a 4-year college or university, indicating a desire to teach the humanities at the elementary or middle school levels at a rural Missouri school YES Undergrads Apply Here
Community Marketing Scholarship $1,000 05/15/20 Planning on attending an accredited U.S. college or university in 2020. Min. GPA of 3.0. YES High School Seniors Apply Here
1-800 Wheelchairs Scholarship $500 05/30/20 Enrolled in a US accredited high school, college, or university, age 16 or older, min. GPA of 3.0 YES Undergrads and Grads Apply Here
Majux Scholarship for Marketing Students $1,000 07/30/20 U.S. citizen, attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university, with a min. GPA of 3.0 YES Undergrads Apply Here
Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship $1,000 08/30/20 Undergraduate students attending an accredited college or university in a STEM major YES Undergrads Apply Here

Student Financial Services receives information regarding scholarship search programs from various organizations. MBU is not affiliated with any of the organizations nor are we responsible for the outcome of the scholarship service. MBU does not endorse any scholarship service that charges a fee.