Ernst and Florence Oltmann Scholarship

The Ernst and Florence Oltmann Scholarship will be awarded annually to at least one high school senior from Union High School in the Union R-XI School District, Union Missouri. Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need as a full time undergraduate student at an approved, regionally accredited two year or four year public college, university or technical college, based on common methods for determination of unmet financial need. Preference will be given to students who also attended Beaufort Elementary School in the Union R-XI School District. Recipients may reapply for award consideration for a maximum of four years of undergraduate funding provided they continue to meet eligibility requirements.

Eligibility

  • Graduating seniors at Union High School
  • Demonstration of financial need at a two or four-year public college, university or technical college

Evaluation
Applicants will be evaluated on the information provided on the application and the essay.
Preference will be given to students who attended Beaufort Elementary School in the Union R-XI School District, Union, MO
When possible, awards will be made to one female and one male student

Selection and Notification
Evaluation, determination of financial need, selection of recipients and award amount are the responsibility of the St. Louis Community Foundation. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please answer all questions that apply to you, even if they are not marked “required.” Application status will be changed from submitted to either offered or denied in June. Applicants can view their status by logging in to their Scholarship Central account. Scholarship awards will be mailed to the college the recipient will attend in early August.

Questions? Contact Ellen Vietor, Scholarship Manager at the St. Louis Community Foundation, at 314.880-4960, or scholarships@stlgives.org

The Ernst and Florence Oltmann Scholarship program, as a component fund of the St. Louis Community Foundation, does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, national origin, gender, age, color, sexual orientation, veteran status, physical or mental disability.

Award
$1,000, renewable
Deadline
04/15/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. To be considered for this scholarship, your Scholarship Central General Application MUST include your last semester (Fall) transcript with grades and GPA. If you previously uploaded an earlier transcript, please upload a new transcript to your General Application and change your answer to the GPA question. If your college choice has changed, please update that as well.
  2. Did you attend Beaufort Elementary School?
  3. List any extracurricular activities, work or volunteer involvement, including the activity, the time involved, dates of involvement, and position(s) held:
  4. ESSAY: Tell us about your gifts and talents and how education will help you further develop those gifts and talents. How will you use your gifts and talents to make a difference in your career? (500 words or less).
  5. Upload your FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) for next year.
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