Knights of Columbus Scholarship for Undergraduate Applicants, Missouri, 2014-2015
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open only for U.S. citizens.
Employer: Knights of Columbus Missouri State Council is funding scholarship.
Level of study: Scholarship is open for Undergraduate Studies.
Subject(s): Subjects offered by the university.
Duration: Scholarship is awarding for one academic year.
Number of awards: There are eleven scholarships will be offered.
Am I eligible? 1. To be eligible for the Hart and Missouri State scholarships, the applicant must be: A member of the Knights of Columbus; OR The son, daughter, or wife of a member of the Knights of Columbus; OR The son, daughter, or wife of a deceased member of the Knights of Columbus; OR A Squire or Columbus Girl in good standing, attested to by the Chief Counselor and GK; OR A minor child whose LEGAL GUARDIAN is a member of the Knights of Columbus.
2. The applicant must obtain the certification of the Grand Knight OR the Financial Secretary of the local Council to verify membership. Member is defined as a member in good standing of a Council within Missouri. Applicants for the Cardinal Law or Vocations scholarships must be approved by one of the Missouri Dioceses or by a religious order located in Missouri. The membership requirements do NOT apply. Applicants for the Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship must be a member in good standing of a Ladies Auxiliary of a Council or Assembly within Missouri as attested to by the President and Treasurer of the local Auxiliary.
How do I apply? The mode of applying is By Post.
What does it cover? Each scholarship has an annual award of $1000, payable in installments of $500 per semester.
Description: The Missouri State Council awards a total of eleven (11) scholarships each year. Each scholarship has an annual award of $1000, payable in installments of $500 per semester. Scholarship winners are selected on the basis of Catholic citizenship, community service, scholarship, and financial need. The recipients are selected by a Committee of the Knights of Columbus as appointed by the State Deputy
Closing Date: Complete application and all supporting documents must be postmarked no later than February 15, 2014.