STASL established a Scholarship Fund in 1993 within the St. Louis Community Foundation (STLCF) – A minimum of two nonrenewable scholarships of at least $1,000 will be awarded each year. The scholarship program is administered by the STLCF, a public endowment that administers charitable trust funds.

Applications may be obtained through the personnel offices of STASL member firms or downloaded below and are to be submitted to the STLCF. Application material is confidential and selections are made by the STLCF.

2020 Recipients

  • Roman Bishop
  • Kyree Plair


2019 Recipients

  • Kennedy Fortner
  • Caroline Marsden


2018 Recipients

  • Richard Dulle
  • Sabreena Leach


2017 Recipients

  • Richard Dulle
  • Samantha Jacobsmeyer


2016 Recipients

  • Kenna Hughes
  • Adam Silverstone


2015 Recipients:

  • Stephen Poth
  • Joshua Key


2014 Recipients:

  • Kevin Gomez
  • Sara Such


Eligibility Requirements:

  1. The candidate must be a full-time employee, a spouse of an employee, or a legal dependent of an employee of a STASL member firm.
  2. The candidate must be planning to enroll as a full-time student, as defined by the college attended, or enrolled for at least 2 classes (six hours) if otherwise employed full-time. Enrollment must be in a two or four year college accredited by its regional accrediting association.
  3. The candidate may be a high school senior or a current undergraduate college attendee.
  4. The candidate must have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Selection Criteria:

Awards will be based on the candidates’ academic record, participation in school and community activities, and standardized test scores (SAT or ACT). The STLCF will review the application form and the candidates’ transcripts through the last semester of school attended.


Students will apply on the Scholarship Central Portal:

  1. Click “Sign up” or “Sign In” at the top right of the page.
  2. Complete the General Application
  3. Scroll through “Recommended Opportunities” for the "Security Traders Association of St. Louis Scholarship".  Click the orange “Apply” button to answer the supplemental questions.