Deaconess Foundation Nursing Scholarship
The Deaconess Foundation Nursing Scholarship will provide grants of up to $10,000 to 15 students annually. These grants are renewable through completion of a bachelor’s degree or up to ten semesters. Students must be pursuing a nursing degree at an accredited, nonprofit school and be permanent residents of one of these counties where Deaconess Foundation focuses its efforts: St. Louis City, St. Louis, Franklin, Jefferson, or St. Charles counties in Missouri or Madison, Monroe, St. Clair counties in Illinois. Awards are based on financial need, strength of character, and academic potential.
The Deaconess Foundation provides the funding for this scholarship, which is administered jointly by The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis and The St. Louis American Foundation. Student questions should be directed to The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis.
To apply, students must complete this opportunity for the Deaconess Foundation Nursing Scholarship AND The Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan Application in Scholarship Central by the deadline of April 15, 2019. To be considered for the Deaconess Foundation Nursing Scholarship, students must meet all the qualifications of The Scholarship Foundation Interest-Free Loan. Students who are selected to receive the Deaconess Foundation Nursing 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, please contact The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis at firstname.lastname@example.org or (314) 725-7990.