Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship

The Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund will provide renewable scholarships of up to $7,000 to one or two graduating high school seniors who live in the City of St. Louis, who have demonstrated financial need and excelled academically (ranked within the top 1/3 of his or her graduating high school class). The grants will help fund tuition and expenses at four-year colleges or universities in Missouri. Preference will be given to African-American students.

The Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship was established through a bequest from Dr. Helen E. Nash and is administered by The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis. Dr. Nash spent her life advocating for and mentoring children and families in the City of St. Louis, serving as pediatrician to three generations of St. Louisans. She also trained, mentored, and inspired countless medical personnel over her storied career. Dr. Nash’s enthusiasm for learning and her strong belief in equality are reflected in her desire to create a scholarship to help students receive a college education.

To apply, students must complete the Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship AND The Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan Application in Scholarship Central by the deadline of April 16, 2018. To be considered for the Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship, students must meet all the qualifications of The Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan. Students who are selected to receive the Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship may also be given an opportunity to accept or decline an interest-free loan or other grants through The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis.

For questions regarding this application, contact The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis at (314) 725-7990 or info@sfstl.org.

Donor
Helen E. Nash, M.D.
Award
up to $7,000
Deadline
04/16/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you currently a high school senior?
  2. Do you reside in the city of St. Louis?
  3. Do you plan to attend an accredited, nonprofit, four-year college or university in Missouri?
  4. Have you applied for the Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan? (The Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship is administered by The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis. In order to qualify for the Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship, you must ALSO meet the eligibility criteria and complete the application for The Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan in Scholarship Central. You are not required to accept a loan from The Scholarship Foundation, but, if eligible, you may receive an offer from them in addition to the Helen E. Nash, M.D. Educational Trust Fund Scholarship.)
  5. If you answered YES to all of the above questions, please provide an electronic signature below and then click the Finish and Submit button to complete your application. (If you have not yet completed the Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan application, please click the Save and Keep Editing button. Return to this opportunity and submit it once you have completed the Scholarship Foundation application.) By entering my full name below, I authorize The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis, and their agents to examine, verify and discuss my academic and/or financial records and other information which applies to the consideration of this application. I certify that all answers are accurate and truthful to the best of my knowledge. I understand that the decisions made regarding my participation in this program are made in reliance upon the truth and correctness of my statements.