Leopold Schepp Foundation

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Post UG, or Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

GPA Cutoff: 3.2

Special Consideration: Extreme financial need

Location: United States

Duration: One year

Deadlines: Please check website below for the specific date.


The Foundation grants approximately 200 individual awards each year to both full time undergraduate students enrolled in four year bachelor programs and to full time graduate students. Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university or be high school seniors applying for acceptance into college.

Awards are based on demonstrated financial need. The maximum annual award is $8,500. Awards are granted for one year only. However, those scholars who demonstrate their ability and continued financial need may reapply for renewal.

Visit the Leopold Schepp Foundation site.

Award Details

Amount: Up to $8,500.

Additional Qualifications: Undergraduates must be under 30 years of age at the time of application. Graduates must be under 40 years of age at the time of application. PhD candidates who have only the dissertation to complete and who are not enrolled in class full-time are not eligible.