rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship

The rootEd Community College Transfer Scholarship is a renewable scholarship awarded to students transferring from community colleges in Missouri to four-year colleges and universities. It is a need-based award of up to $12,000 per academic year and is renewable through graduation, provided the student continues to meet eligibility and selection criteria.

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

  • Be a student transferring from a community college in Missouri, 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 April 15. Awards will be announced in June.

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 $12,000 renewable
Deadline
04/15/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you currently enrolled at a 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?
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