Phi Kappa Phi awards nearly a million dollars of scholarships to its members each year, through national competitions. Details are available on the National grant website. There are 54 annual Fellowships, ranging between $8,500 and $35,000 each, to support the first year of graduate or professional study. Student members of the UMSL Chapter may apply by submitting an application to the Awards Officer, Dr. Kathleen Haywood. The next chapter competition deadline will be in March 2024, and questions should be directed to Dr. Haywood.
Each year, Phi Kappa Phi also offers 10 Dissertation Fellowships of $10,000 each, 125 Study Abroad Grants of $1,000 each, 200 Love of Learning Awards of $500 each for post-baccalaureate education or professional development, and several Literacy Grants of up to $2,500 to support projects to advance community literacy. Applications for these awards are submitted directly to the National organization, and more information is available at the National grant website.
The UMSL Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi offers the annual John J. Anderson Chapter Scholarship of $1,000. The scholarship is available only to student members of the Chapter, and it will apply to the student's UMSL tuition in the following semester. For questions concerning the Anderson Scholarship, please contact the Awards Officer, Dr. Kathleen Haywood.