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Scholarships

Scholarships

The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Inc. awards scholarships to students from the St. Louis Metropolitan area to support their Scholarships1college education and career goals.

Currently the Agency offers two scholarship programs: the Leslie Scholarship and the UMB William Robinson Memorial Scholarship.

Scholarship recipients demonstrate a range of academic fields by majoring in subjects as diverse and challenging as mechanical, electrical and aerospace engineering, biology, chemistry, business, accounting, law and pre-med. Last year, 23 deserving students were awarded scholarships.

Generous donations and gifts from individuals and organizations throughout the St. Louis community are used to fund these programs. Scholarship awardees are selected based on their academic achievement, community service, character, and financial need.

To be eligible for these scholarship students must: Be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the St. Louis Metropolitan area. This includes St. Clair County Illinois. Be a high school graduate Be no older than 24 years of age Have a 2.0 grade point average or better for the Leslie Scholarship Have a 3.0 grade point average or better for the UMB William Robinson Memorial Scholarship Participate in community/volunteer activity Have been accepted by a college or university Must not be an immediate family member of an Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis employee or an immediate family member of an Urban League Board of Directors member.

 

 

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We would love nothing more than to hear from you. Please contact us at communications@urbanleague-stl.org. Feel free to give us a call as well – we are available to discuss your specific needs in greater detail to help us find the best solution for you and your questions or concerns.

 

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