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Marita Malone Scholarship (Deadline: April 16, 2018)

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Who Can Apply: The Marita Malone Scholarship will provide a full ride scholarship to a graduating high school senior from the City of St. Louis who is African-American and demonstrates significant financial need. The scholarship is renewable for up to eight semesters. Applicants must also meet the following criteria:

  • Be the first in their family to attend a postsecondary institution, and/or will be the first to graduate
  • Demonstrate good attendance during high school
  • Have achieved a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale during high school
  • Plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree at a not-for-profit institution located at least 135 miles from St. Louis City
  • Must be willing to live in on-campus housing all four years
  • Demonstrate leadership and ambition through work, volunteering, school activities, and/or family responsibilities
  • Maintain a cumulative 2.0 grade point average during college, with no F’s or withdrawals that result in taking less than a full course load

Submission: Describe where you want to be in ten years and your plan and goals to achieve this vision.

Deadline: April 16, 2018

Amount: Varies

Learn More: https://stlouisgraduates.academicworks.com/opportunities/2312