Peoples Savings Bank has announced it will offer five (5) $1,000 scholarships to be awarded in May, 2019. The following students are eligible to apply: Seniors attending a high school, public or private, in the cities of Hermann, Montgomery City or New Haven; Seniors residing in the New Melle Fire Protection District attending a private high school or attending Francis Howell High School; Seniors attending or residing within the boundaries of the Wentzville Liberty High School or Fort Zumwalt West High School. Children of bank employees are also eligible to apply.
The program seeks graduating seniors with a record of volunteerism in the community in non-school sponsored activities and participation in extracurricular school activities. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent grading system) and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college or technical school. Funds may be used for books, transportation and housing if the student qualifies for the Missouri A+ program.
Applicants must have the endorsement of their Guidance Counselor/Principal on their application attesting they are a qualified fit for this scholarship program. Additional criteria apply, as stated in the application packet.
The deadline is April 12, 2019 by 4 p.m. Late applications are not accepted. Scholarship funds will be awarded in May, 2019.