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Amy Murphy, Director of Scholarships and Donor Services, is available to discuss any scholarship questions you may have. Contact Amy at 314-880-4965.


St. Louis Graduates Scholarship

The St. Louis Graduates Scholarship Fund is a pooled scholarship fund to support St. Louis area undergraduate students with financial need.

How You Can Help

Donations made to the St. Louis Graduates Scholarship Fund are tax deductible.

For your convenience, you can make credit card donations through our website with PayPal, even if you do not have a PayPal account.

You will receive a confirmation of your donation via email. If you do not receive confirmation, please contact Jenny Praytor, at 314-880-4966. For gifts over $250, you will receive a formal acknowledgement from the St. Louis Community Foundation.

By Check
Checks should be made payable to St. Louis Community Foundation, with “St. Louis Graduates Scholarship” in the memo line and mailed to:

St. Louis Graduates Scholarship Fund
St. Louis Community Foundation
319 N 4th Street, Suite 300
Saint Louis, MO 63102

Gifts of Stock
Those interested in making gifts of stock should contact Jenny Praytor at the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation at jpraytor@stlgives.org or 314-880-4966 to get DTC instructions.

Tribute Gifts
A donation of $100 or more made as an honorarium or in recognition of a special occasion will be recognized with a card sent to the honoree. You will need to email Jenny Praytor when you make an online tribute gift to provide the contact information for the recipient.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, a student must:

  • graduate from a St. Louis area high school. The area is defined as the Missouri counties of St. Louis, St. Charles, Lincoln, Warren, Franklin, Jefferson, Washington and the City of St. Louis, and the Illinois counties of St. Clair, Madison, Bond, Calhoun, Clinton, Jersey, Monroe, and Macoupin
  • demonstrate unmet financial need as a full time student at the college he or she will attend
  • complete an online application via Scholarship Central between January 1 and April 15

How to Apply
Students interested in applying for the St. Louis Graduates Scholarship must complete an online application via Scholarship Central. The application will be posted on Scholarship Central as of January 1st. Applications will be accepted through April 15th.




St. Louis Graduates Scholarship

St. Louis Community Foundation

#2 Oak Knoll Park, St. Louis, MO 63105
tel 314-588-8200, fax 314-588-8088