New Melle Chamber of Commerce Accepting Scholarship Applications - Updated

Updated with PDF links for application.

The New Melle Chamber of Commerce will begin accepting applications for scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year in February. Four scholarships of $1000 each will be awarded this year to students attending an accredited trade school, vocational/technical school, community college or college/university.

Applicants must reside within the New Melle Fire Protection District, maintain at least a 2.5 GPA, and be enrolled as a fulltime student. Students pursuing a technical/vocational/trade school are especially encouraged to apply.

Scholarships are for one year only. Previous applicants and past winners are eligible and encouraged to reapply. Funds for the scholarship program come from proceeds from an annual golf tournament held in partnership with New Melle Sports and Recreation in August. (This year’s tournament will be August 7th, 2021 at the Golf Club of Wentzville.)

Applications will be available at the Boone’s Trail Branch Library in New Melle, local high school guidance offices, and online at in early February or use the PDF links below.  The deadline to apply is March 31, 2021. Selection of the scholarship recipients will be announced by July 1, 2021. For more information, call 636-828-5600 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Click on PDF link below for Scholarship Application Form:
  SCHLAPPform-2021 fillable.pdf 

Click on PDF link below for Scholarship Recommendation Form (2 required per application.):
   NM Scholarship Recommendation request form.pdf