Magellan Scholarship

The Magellan Scholarship Program welcomes applications from dependent children of full-time or part-time Magellan Health employees who have a minimum of one year of employment with the company as of the application deadline.

Eligible applicants:

  • are age 23 and under as of April 1st of this year;
  • are high school seniors or graduates, including current college students;
  • will enroll full-time in an undergraduate program of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the upcoming academic year;
  • must demonstrate Magellan’s core values of evolving, standing tall, caring, delivering, owning it and winning together.

St. Louis Community Foundation will select recipients based on the applicant’s:

  • demonstration of Magellan’s core values of evolving, standing tall, caring, delivering, owning it and winning together;
  • past academic performance and potential for continued success;
  • essay;
  • letters of recommendation.

Preference will be given to students who have not previously received the award. The St. Louis Community Foundation will be responsible for final selection of the award recipients and determination of award amount. Officers or employees of Magellan Health Services play no part in the selection of award recipients. 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 May. Applicants can view their status by logging in to their Scholarship Central account. The award will be mailed to the recipient’s post-secondary school, college or university in early August. Recipients’ names, contact information, college and major will be shared with Magellan Health personnel.

Contact Ellen Vietor, Scholarship Manager at the St. Louis Community Foundation, at 314.880.4960 or

The Magellan 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.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. To be considered for this scholarship, your Scholarship Central General Application MUST include your FALL transcript for the current academic year. The transcript should show your name, school, grades, and cumulative 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 on the General Application as well.
  2. Full legal name of Parent or Guardian who has worked for Magellan Health at least one year:
  3. Date parent or guardian began working at Magellan Health
  4. Parent (or legal guardian) 1 Current Employer
  5. Parent 1 Employer's City
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