rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship

The rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship is a renewable scholarship awarded to students transferring from eligible community colleges in Missouri to four-year colleges and universities. It is a need-based award of up to $10,000 per academic year and is renewable through graduation, provided the student continues to meet eligibility and selection criteria.

The rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship will make between 8-11 awards to students transferring from the following community colleges: East Central College, Ozarks Technical Community College, State Fair Community College, and Three Rivers Community College

To be eligible to be considered for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a student transferring from an eligible community college, with plans to continue education at a bachelor’s degree granting institution
  • Have graduated from a rural Missouri high school in the past five years
  • Plan to attend full-time at an accredited, nonprofit college or university
  • Have earned a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average
  • Demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or similar need calculations. Students with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) over $15,000 must have significant and extenuating circumstances to be considered.

The rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship is administered by The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis. To be considered, completed applications and all required supporting documents must be submitted by May 15. Awards will be announced in July.

The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
6825 Clayton Ave, Suite 100, St. Louis, MO 63139
(314) 725-7990
info@sfstl.org

Donor
rootEd Alliance
Award
up to $10,000 renewable
Deadline
05/15/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you currently enrolled at an eligible community college in Missouri, with plans to transfer to a bachelor's degree granting institution?
  2. Did you graduate from a rural Missouri high school within the past five years?
  3. Do you need any assistance securing special accommodations on campus? (i.e sign language interpreter)
  4. Is English your first language?
  5. Applicant's Current Employer
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