The Golf Foundation of Missouri - Larry L. Deskins Scholarship Fund

The Larry L. Deskins Scholarship (“Scholarship”) will provide financial assistance for secondary education to eligible applicants that have attended Golf Foundation of Missouri summer camps.

Applicant Criteria/Eligibility

  • Current graduating high school seniors
  • Documented GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Greater St. Louis area residents (MO &IL)
  • Documented Golf Foundation of MO summer camp participant
  • Candidate must be attending an accredited: 2 or 4 year college or university, junior college, or trade or vocational school in the United States upon graduation. Applicants that have already received a technical or secondary degree are not eligible.

Before funds are disbursed eligible recipients will be asked to provide:

  • Documentation of acceptance and enrollment,
  • A signed Guideline Agreement and,
  • A summary of 40 hours of community Service.

Final Selection Criteria

  • Ambition and commitment
  • Intellectual ability
  • Future goals
  • Character
  • Community involvement
  • Financial need
  • Personal interview

Questions? Contact – Andrew Belsky (314) 249-5793 ajbelsky@gmail.com

Award amount: 1-2 award recipients in the amount of $2-4K annually

Donor
The Larry L. Deskins Scholarship Fund
Award
Up To $4,000
Deadline
03/18/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. This scholarship is only for students who have attend a Golf Foundation of Missouri summer camp. Please enter the year(s) you attended camp.
  2. ESSAY: Write an essay (up to 500 words) outlining the importance of this "Scholarship" to you and how you plan to "pay it forward" and give back to community.
  3. Please outline 40 community service hours that you provided or plan to provide before leaving for school.
    • 1. Organization
    • 2. Service provided
    • 3. Hours completed
    • 4. Dates you served
    • 5. Contact person at the organization
    • 6. Phone number of the organization
  4. Are you available for a Zoom or personal interview if a finalist?
  5. STUDENT AID REPORT (SAR): Please upload a copy of your Student Aid Report. The SAR is the document resulting from the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA may be filed online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. Once you have completed the FAFSA, upload your SAR here.
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