Marilyn and Morton Werner Scholarship

The Marilyn and Morton Werner Scholarship will be awarded to graduate or undergraduate students enrolled in fields of study which advance civic engagement (e.g. policy, law, community service, public administration, and/or leadership) who also meet one or both of the following criteria (listed in descending order of priority):

  • Current or past participation in The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis’ Policy Fellowship Program
  • Participation in leadership roles in campus or community activities

This opportunity is a scholarship grant that does not need to be repaid after graduation. Awards will be made to graduate students over a maximum of three years in an amount up to $10,000 annually. Undergraduate students will be awarded a maximum of $6,000 annually for up to five years.

The Marilyn and Morton Werner Scholarship is administered by The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis. Applicants must meet additional eligibility criteria of The Scholarship Foundation including:

  • Be a resident of the St. Louis metropolitan area for at least two years prior to the date of the application or have graduated from a St. Louis metropolitan area high school in the past two years. The metropolitan area includes St. Louis city, the Missouri counties of St. Louis, Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, St. Charles, or Warren, and the Illinois counties of Bond, Calhoun, Clinton, Jersey, Macoupin, Madison, Monroe, or St. Clair.
  • Demonstrate significant 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.
  • Have achieved a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
  • Plan to attend an accredited, nonprofit college or university

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
Marilyn and Morton Werner
Award
Varies
Deadline
04/15/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you currently enrolled in, or planning to enroll in, a field of study which advances civic engagement (e.g. policy, law, community service, public administration, and/or leadership)?
  2. Are you a current or past participant in The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis' Policy Fellowship Program?
  3. Have you lived in the St. Louis metropolitan area for at least two years? If not, will you have graduated from a St. Louis metropolitan area high school within the past two years?
  4. Applicant's Current Employer
  5. Applicant's Current Job Title or Occupation
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