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Becoming an Engineer

Diego Piña, University of Missouri-St. Louis

"I am very excited to be able to do this because this is exactly my field of study. I will gain a massive amount of knowledge that can’t be gained in the classroom. I will be working with real world engineers and learning from them."

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Man and Superman

Ethan Shavers, Saint Louis University

“In his book, Man and Superman, George Bernard Shaw wrote, ‘This is the true joy of life, being used up for a purpose recognized by your self as a mighty one…my life belongs to the community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it what I can.’"

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Nothing Will Get Better by Staying Bitter

Aly Gatwood, Missouri State University

"Many teens want to go to college to get away from their families and ‘live on their own’. I want to go to college FOR my family."

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Looking Ahead for Student Success

“In celebration of the centennial anniversary of The Scholarship Foundation in 2020, an ambitious plan is underway to increase the number of students awarded, serve more students through advising, and strengthen the advocacy program.”

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Opening doors to education.

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"2020 Vision: Opening Doors to Education" describes the Foundation’s work in the community and its vision to support even more students in the next 100 years ...Learn More
Community support means significant growth for Foundation in year since ScholarShop closed....Learn More
Gerald Axelbaum and Ellen Schapiro, former Scholarship Foundation board member, have established the Martin I. Axelbaum Designated Scholar Loan...Learn More
Claudia Moran has decided to honor her husband’s memory by creating two Designated Scholar Loans (DSLs) in his name....Learn More
Please Enjoy the latest edition of Opening Doors, the Foundation's newsletter...Learn More
The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis is pleased to announce expansion of the Deaconess Nursing Scholarship...Learn More
The Scholarship Foundation Announces New Expanded $1.2M Centennial Collaboration Scholarship Program...Learn More
The Foundation is pleased to welcome new officers and members to the board of directors....Learn More
View the Foundation’s 2017 annual report here....Learn More
The Student Advising Program is expanding....Learn More
The Pratter Family Designated Scholar Loan recognizes the strength and sacrifice that families made to escape terror and start anew, together...Learn More
Ava's Grace joins forces with the Scholarship Foundation to support students of incarcerated parents. ...Learn More
The Active Advocacy Coalition honored by FOCUS St. Louis as an example of What's Right with the Region! ...Learn More
Our advisors delivered critical information to over 6,000 individuals last year. Read about it in our 2017 Student Advising Program Report...Learn More
Announcing the Marita Malone "full ride" Scholarship! ...Learn More
St. Louis Graduates Advocacy Committee, chaired by Executive Director Faith Sandler, provides testimony to Missouri House Appropriations-Education Subcommittee...Learn More

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Changes. Results. Next Steps. Read the Foundation's 2017 Annual Report. Learn More

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