UMB Financial Corporation (“UMBF”) Charitable Foundation (the “Foundation”) has established the UMB Count-on-More Scholarship Program to assist children of UMBF’s associates who plan to continue their education in college, vocational or technical school programs. Scholarships are offered for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice for the upcoming school year.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, or national origin.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
Dependent children of any Officer or Director of the Foundation or any Executive Committee member of UMBF (including all of its affiliates and subsidiaries) are not eligible to apply.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award of $8,000.
The program will be administered in full compliance with IRS Revenue Procedure 76-47.
Awards are renewable up to three consecutive years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first, on the basis of satisfactory academic performance (maintaining a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale).
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Applicants will be notified in April.
Payment of Scholarships
Payments are made in one installment in early August.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the UMB Financial Corporation Charitable Foundation.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need will be considered
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 4, 2021 3:00 pm.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.
Questions? Contact us:
Phone: 507-931-1682 and ask for the UMB Count-on-More Scholarship Program