Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
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This award covers tuition, fees, books, and on-campus living expenses. Opportunity Scholars Program
The Opportunity Scholars Program provides a unique opportunity for St. Louis-area high school students to receive an all-inclusive, four-year...
The Opportunity Scholars Program provides a unique opportunity for St....
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: This award covers tuition, fees, books, and on-campus living expenses.
Deadline12/15/2019
$1,500 Akerson Nursing Scholarship
The donors are establishing this scholarship for several reasons: First, nursing is rightly viewed as nothing less than society’s respected...
The donors are establishing this scholarship for several reasons: First,...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000.00 Alumni and Friends Social Welfare Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri residents. Candidates will be undergraduate students at UMSL who are majoring in social...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000.00 Alyn and Marlyn Essman Study Abroad Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must participate in a Study Abroad or Exchange program approved by UMSL The scholarship shall be based on...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must participate in a Study Abroad or...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000.00 Anheuser-Busch African-American Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri residents. Recipients will be undergraduate students who are enrolled full-time at UMSL (12...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 AT&T Foundation Endowed Scholarship for Math, Engineering, Technology and Science
Scholarship Criteria Awards from this scholarship will be made to first-time freshmen students, with preference given to students who have...
Scholarship Criteria Awards from this scholarship will be made to...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$4,000 Bellwether Foundation Jubliee Opportunity Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri residents. Candidates must be undergraduate students who enroll full-time at UMSL (12 hours per...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Belvia I. Smith and David W. Smith Memorial Business School Scholarship
Belvia Irene Scott (February 27, 1913 – March 4, 1998) was born in Nixon, Tennessee and David Wilson Smith (December 9, 1908 – February 11, 1968)...
Belvia Irene Scott (February 27, 1913 – March 4, 1998) was born in...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 Chancellor Tom George 10th Anniversary Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri residents. Candidates must be undergraduate students who enroll full-time at UMSL (12 hours per...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Charles and Marian Oldham Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri residents. Recipients will demonstrate high financial need as determined by the Free...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000 Charles G. Huber, Jr. Endowed Scholarship in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri residents. Recipients will demonstrate high financial need as determined by the Free...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000.00 Charlotte A. and John E. Martin Endowed Scholarship
A graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis with a M.S. in Biology, Charlotte is grateful for the opportunity and the education she...
A graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis with a M.S. in...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000 Charlotte A. and John E. Martin Endowed Scholarship II in Arts and Sciences
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshman at UMSL in the College of Arts and Sciences. Candidates will have earned a cumulative...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshman at UMSL in...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies. $1,000 Chunn Family Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must be incoming freshmen with a cumulative high school GPA of a 3.25 on a 4.0 scale. Preference will be given...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must be incoming freshmen with a...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies. $1,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,500 College of Arts and Sciences Advisors' Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen in the College of Arts & Sciences. Candidates will have earned a composite ACT score...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen in the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$500 Dagmar Graham Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be undergraduate students who enroll full-time at UMSL (12 credit hours per semester). Recipients will...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be undergraduate students who...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 David and Rachel Eidelman Family Foundation Jubilee Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria In-coming freshmen will be given first preference. Preference shall also be given to students enrolled pursuing a degree in...
Scholarship Criteria In-coming freshmen will be given first...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Davis-Johnson Family Scholarship in Political Science II
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri Residents Recipients must be undergraduate students who enroll full-time at UMSL (12 credit...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be Missouri Residents Recipients...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$3,000 Dilg Family Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen who will be majoring in accounting. Preference will be given to graduates of Hazelwood...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen who will be...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000.00 Don C. and Susan P. Winter Endowed Scholarship in Physics and Astronomy
Scholarship Criteria Applicant will be an incoming freshman with minimum ACT of 24 or a current undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of...
Scholarship Criteria Applicant will be an incoming freshman with...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$500 Drs. Suseela and Ramulu Samudrala Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship will be undergraduate students at UMSL, pursuing degrees in biology, chemistry, or computer...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,500 Durand Family Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be underserved residents of the St. Louis metro area. Recipients must complete the Free Application for...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be underserved residents of the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Eaker Family Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be undergraduate students who enroll full-time at UMSL (12 hours per semester). Candidates must complete...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be undergraduate students who...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$750 Elisabeth Horkits Scholarship Fund
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be full-time undergraduates at UMSL (12 hours each semester). Women will receive primary consideration...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be full-time undergraduates at...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/01/2020
$5,000 Emerson Community Scholarship Program
Scholarship Criteria Scholarships will be awarded to graduates of the high schools that neighbor Emerson’s campus: Hazelwood Central, Hazelwood...
Scholarship Criteria Scholarships will be awarded to graduates of the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$750 Emma Schlemper Scholarship in Teacher Education
This scholarship was established in honor of the donor’s mother, Emma Emilie Halbach Schlemper. Emma Schlemper was born July 6, 1891 in west St....
This scholarship was established in honor of the donor’s mother, Emma...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/01/2020
$5,000 Enterprise Opportunity Driver Scholarship
The Enterprise Opportunity Driver Scholarship program, funded by the generous gift from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation to the UMSL College of...
The Enterprise Opportunity Driver Scholarship program, funded by the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Fine Arts and Communication Matching Scholarship
This scholarship was established through the generous donations of Friends, Faculty, and Staff of the College of Fine Arts and...
This scholarship was established through the generous donations of...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 Friends of Dudley Grove Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates shall be enrolled at UMSL, pursuing either an undergraduate or graduate degree. Recipients must be involved in...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates shall be enrolled at UMSL, pursuing...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 George and Melissa Paz Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship must be enrolled full-time at UMSL (12 credit hours each semester). Recipients of this...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship must be enrolled...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Georgia Sue Dmytryszyn-Marietta Abele Jubilee Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must be Missouri residents. Candidates will be students at UMSL who are pursing a degree through the College of...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates must be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$500 German Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be undergraduate students at UMSL who are majoring or minoring in German. Current UMSL students must hold a...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be undergraduate students at UMSL...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1000 Glen Hahn Cope Scholarship in Nursing
Scholarship Critiera Recipients must be Missouri residents. Recipients must be undergraduate students, enrolled full-time at UMSL (minimum of 12...
Scholarship Critiera Recipients must be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000.00 Glenda and David Hares Scholarship in Fine and Performing Arts
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the Fine and Performing arts Candidates must enroll in at...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Granger Science Education and Literacy Development Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be incoming freshmen or graduate students. Recipients may be science, education, communication, media...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be incoming freshmen or graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Gwendolyn M. Tsadik Minority Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the 1987-1988 Class of Leadership St. Louis in honor of Gwndolyn M. Tsadik. Scholarship Criteria This...
This scholarship was established by the 1987-1988 Class of Leadership...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Hellenic Government-Karakas Family Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Students must be enrolled at UMSL either full time or part time Continuing students should have a GPA of 2.75 Incoming...
Scholarship Criteria Students must be enrolled at UMSL either full...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,375.00 Howard Yasbin Annual Scholarship in Arts & Sciences
Scholarship Criteria Applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and demonstrate financial need. Candidates...
Scholarship Criteria Applicants must complete the Free Application for...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,375.00
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Interco Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria This scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen minority students who are seeking their first bachelor’s degree at...
Scholarship Criteria This scholarship will be awarded to incoming...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 Irvin Dagen and Margaret W. Dagen Scholarship in Honor of Marian O. Oldham
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship shall be under-represented minority students (African-American, Native American, Hispanic) at...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients of this scholarship shall be...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 J. Cole Award
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be undergraduate students in the College of Business Administration. Recipients must be enrolled full-time...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients will be undergraduate students in the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 James T. Broadnax Memorial Scholarship
The donor is using this opportunity to honor her father, an African American man, for his hard work and dedication to his family and community....
The donor is using this opportunity to honor her father, an African...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,633.00 Jean DeBerry Fritsche Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be a graduate from a public high school in Saint Louis City or Saint Louis County, Missouri. Recipients...
Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be a graduate from a public high...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,633.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 John F. Sander Memorial Scholarship
John F. Sander met Susan, his wife of 37 years, while attending undergraduate classes at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. Both majored in...
John F. Sander met Susan, his wife of 37 years, while attending...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$5,000 Joseph M. and Mary A. Vogl Scholarship in Mathematics
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri residents. Candidates will be undergraduate students at UMSL who are majoring in...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Missouri...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,000.00 Jung-Anderson Scholarship (in the Pierre Laclede Honors College)
The Jung-Anderson Scholarship is a merit award for students whose academic record suggests high potential for graduating from the University of...
The Jung-Anderson Scholarship is a merit award for students whose...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/01/2020
$2,000 Leadership Council Scholarship for Arts and Sciences
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen in the College of Arts and Sciences. Candidates will have earned an ACT Composite of...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen in the...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Manjarrez Hawn and Centene Charitable Foundation Scholarship in Economics
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Undergraduate students pursuing a degree in Economics Candidates must enroll in at least 12 credit hours...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be Undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Margaret Bush Wilson Scholarship (Endowed)
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen at UMSL. Preference will be given to candidates who were participants in the Bridge...
Scholarship Criteria Candidates will be incoming freshmen at...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020
$1,500 Marie Morheuser Casey Scholarship in Education
This scholarship was inspired by the life work of Marie C. (Morheuser) Casey, who taught kindergarten, first and second grades for 19 years...
This scholarship was inspired by the life work of Marie C. (Morheuser)...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/01/2020