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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 Aid Office.

NOTE that scholarships for “Undergrads” are also open to high school seniors, but scholarships indicated for high school seniors are normally only available to graduating high schoolers.

BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS, DEADLINES MAY BE EXTENDED, SO WE WILL NOT BE REMOVING RECENTLY EXPIRED SCHOLARSHIPS. BE SURE TO REACH OUT TO THE OFFERING ORGANIZATIONS.

 

 

 

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

Steps for Change Scholarship

$2,000

04/27/20

Legal student in the United States, accepted or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university, have a household income of less than $55,000, min. GPA of 3.5

YES

High School Seniors

Apply Here

The Shawn Carter Scholar Program

Varies

04/30/20

U.S. citizen or permanent resident, 25 years old or younger min. 2.0 GPA

 

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

American Indian Services Scholarship

Not specified

05/01/20

Enrolled or will enroll full-time in a university, college, at least One-Quarter (1/4) enrolled member of a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe,

undergraduate student with no more than 150 semester credits or 210 quarter credits, min. GPA of 2.25, and completed a FAFSA

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

HSLDS Spring Poetry Contest

Up to $500

05/01/20

Open to homeschooled students ages 15-19

YES

Homeschool High school students

Apply Here

Missouri Council of the Blind

Up to $2,000

05/01/20

Legally blind Missouri residents enrolled or planning to enroll in a full course of study and pursuing a degree

NO

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

SABR Negro Leagues Committee Scholarship

$1,000

05/04/20

Current high school senior planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. college or university, min. GPA 2.5

YES

High School Seniors

Apply Here

Thermo Fisher Scientific Scholarship

Up to $10,000

05/05/20

Legal U.S. resident, 18 or older, enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university. With a declared major of biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry or a related life science field, min.  GPA of 3.0.

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

HSLDA Servant Leadership Award

$2,000

05/09/20

Homeschooled student between the ages of 13 and 19 who have demonstrated leadership through volunteer community service

NO

Home School Seniors

Nominations Submitted Here

Steamgeeks eSports Scholarship

$1,000

05/10/20

U.S. citizen currently enrolled or enrolling in a U.S. college or university with a min. GPA of 3.0

YES

Undergrads

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

St. Louis College Bound Scholarship

Up to $3,000

05/15/20

An African American high school senior with a min. G.P.A of 3.0, attending a four-year college in the 2020 fall semester, and a resident of the St. Louis metropolitan area

YES

High School Seniors

Apply Here

Deaconness Foundation and St. Louis American Foundation Nursing Scholarship

Up to $10,000

05/15/20

Students pursuing a nursing degree at an accredited, nonprofit school, who are permanent residents of certain St. Louis area counties, demonstrating significant financial need, min. GPA of 2.0.

NO

Undergrads

Apply Here

Insuring Rural Communities Scholarship

Up to $5,000

05/15/20

Permanent residents of certain Missouri and Illinois rural, enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited, nonprofit post-secondary program that will result in a degree or certificate in health care, information technology, or risk management, Demonstrating significant financial need, min. GPA of 2.0

NO

Undergrads

Apply Here

The Neil Molloy Memorial Scholarship

Up to $3,000

05/15/20

Students residing in public or subsidized housing in St. Louis County or are a client of Housing Authority of St. Louis County, demonstrating significant financial need, min. GPA of 2.0

NO

Undergrads

Apply Here

Nurses for Ferguson Scholarship

$5,000

05/15/20

Graduating high school students of underrepresented minorities who are residents of the St. Louis metropolitan area, min. GPA of 2.8 who will enroll in a nursing program leading to an RN or BSN degree, and have unmet financial need.

YES

High School Senior

Apply Here

Sallie Mae Funded Future Competition

$25,000

05/24/20

Legal U.S. resident, at least 18 years old and no older than 26, graduating  between March 1, 2020 and June 30, 2020 from an accredited high school, two-, four-year college or university with a high school, undergraduate or graduate degree, and have a minimum grade point average of 3.0

YES

High School Seniors, Undergrad, and Grads

Apply Here

Lime Connect Pathways Scholarship

$1,000

05/25/20

A student who has or considers themselves to have a visible or invisible disability, current U.S. or Canadian high school senior, accepted to a U.S. or Canadian university for full-time enrollment

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

Viva Brazil Scholarship

$1,500

05/31/20

Students of Brazilian descent, apermanent resident of the St. Louis metropolitan area, min. GPA of 3.0.

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Feldco Scholarship

$1,000

06/15/20

Legal U.S. resident, enrolled or enrolling in an accredited U.S. college or university

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Hispanic Leaders Group of Greater St. Louis – Jaime Torres Legacy Scholarship and HLG Scholarship

Up to $1,000

06/15/20

Graduating high school or current college Hispanic student (at least one grandparent must have been Hispanic/Latino/a),

permanent resident of the St. Louis region, min. GPA of 2.5, admitted or enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Puerto Rican Society Inc. Scholarship

$1,000

06/15/20

U.S. citizens and residents of the St. Louis metro area, college bound or currently pursuing an Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or graduate degree, with at least one Hispanic grandparent, min. GPA of 3.0 GPA 

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

FormSwift Scholarship

$1,000

06/15/20

Students enrolled or enrolling in a U.S. college or university

Info-graphic

Undergrads

Apply Here

MOACAC Scholarship for Students with Financial Need

$3,000

06/20/20

Missouri residents and a 2020 graduates from a Missouri High School (open to DACA and undocumented students),
planning to attend a MOACAC Member Institution (MBU is a member), min. GPA of 2.5 and demonstrating financial need

YES

High School Seniors

Apply Here

Venezuelan Foundation Missouri Scholarship

$1,500

06/26/20

Hispanic/Latino students, enrolled full-time, seeking an associate, baccalaureate or graduate degree,
resident of the State of Missouri.

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

1st Baptist Church of Chesterfield Scholarship

$1,000

06/28/20

Student must be a member of First Baptist Church of Chesterfield, MO,  attending a 2 or 4 year accredited college or university, with a min.

GPA of 2.5.

YES

High School Senior

Apply Here

Chair-ish Scholarship

$2,500

06/30/20

Permanent, legal U.S. residents of at least 18 years of age from underrepresented or disadvantaged backgrounds

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

Nu Chi Foundation Omega Psi Phi Fraternity

Scholarship

$1,000

06/30/20

African American High School seniors in the Southern Illinois Metro East Area (St. Clair, Madison, Jersey or Clinton County, Illinois), planning to attend an accredited college or university in Fall 2020

YES

High School Seniors

Apply Here

Bolivian Society of St. Louis Scholarship

$500

07/03/20

Missouri residents of Bolivian or Hispanic/Latino ancestry, recent high school graduates or current college student, enrolling in a 2- or 4-year college or university for the 2020-2021 academic year,
with community outreach or volunteer hours

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

Uncommon Goods Scholarship

$1,000

07/15/20

Students enrolled or enrolling in a U.S. accredited college or university

YES

Undergrads

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

Platt Family Lincoln Forum Scholarship

$1,500

07/31/20

Full-time, undergraduate students in a U.S. college or university during the Spring 2020 semester

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Creativity Leads to Success Scholarship

$3,500

07/31/20

U.S. citizens, enrolling or enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

Last House Scholarship

$1,000

07/31/20

U.S. citizen or permanent U.S.  resident, enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university, high school seniors are encouraged to apply, min. GPO of 3.0

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship

$750

07/31/20

U.S. citizens who are pursuing a business degree

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

On Q The Dream is Inclusive Scholarship

$1,500

07/31/20

Students of Spanish, Russian, or Chinese descent currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

The Empaxis Scholarship for Women in Business

 

$2,000

08/01/20

Female high school student or current college student, intending to major in a business degree

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

The Kaplan Group Business Scholarship

$1,000

08/09/20

Students pursuing a degree in business or a related at an accredited college or university, min. GPA 2.5

YES

Undergrads and Grads

Apply Here

Caribbean Association of St. Louis

$500 book award

08/15/20

High School graduates entering or currently attending college or university, of Caribbean descent, 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

GVD Renovations Scholarship

$1,000

09/01/20

Full-time students currently accepted to or enrolled at a U.S. two- or four-year college or university, min. GPA of 3.0.

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Worthy Women Scholarship

Up to $2,500

12/01/20

Women students over the age of 30 enrolled in a continuing education program

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship

3 awards of $3,000

12/15/20

U.S. citizen or permanent resident, enrolled or enrolling in an accredited US college or university, intending to major in logistics or supply chain management

YES

Undergrads

Apply Here

Zippia Dream Job Scholarship

$1,000

12/31/20

U.S. resident, 18 years or older, interested in pursuing a career as a teacher

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.