The Linda Vogt Cultural Exploration Scholarship

This scholarship was created to provide funding for travel and cultural activities during fall and spring semesters to Saint Louis University degree seeking students enrolled at the Madrid campus in any area of study. Recipients must have a GPA of 2.5 from the term previous to the term for which the funds are being requested and must demonstrate financial need. Administered by SLU Madrid.

Students eligible to apply must:

  • Be a degree-seeking student with at least 24 credits earned at Saint Louis University. They must be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credits) for the term for which funds are being requested.
  • Not have unaddressed outstanding balances with either the Madrid and St. Louis campuses.
  • Be eligible for US Financial Aid and, in particular, for need-based scholarships as determined by the Office of Financial Aid of the St. Louis campus.

Questions can be directed to the Coordinator of Financial Aid at

A maximum amount of 750 euros per student, per semester can be awarded.
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please attach your resume or a list of co-curricular school activities you have participated in during the past two years, as well as any previous work experience (jobs) you have held during the same time.
  2. Please explain why you are requesting funding. Indicate why you think you would make a good candidate for this award. Include a travel itinerary or cultural activity, along with budget to support your funding request.
  3. Please write a one-paragraph essay (200-250 words) about why this cultural experience is important to you and what you hope to get out of this particular experience.
  4. Please list the amount you are requesing in Euros:
  5. I certify that I am a current St. Louis or Madrid campus degree seeking student who is or will be on the Madrid campus for the semester in which the funds are being requested.