Final Call: UST Phillips Scholarship Applications due Friday, Nov. 18 St. Thomas Newsroom November 11, 2011 The Phillips Scholarship is awarded annually to six students from Minnesota’s private colleges and universities who have excellent academic standing and a demonstrated interest in community service. The Center for Intercultural Learning and Community Engagement (CILCE) nominates one UST student annually to compete against nominees from 16 other schools for the awards.Qualifications: Current sophomoreMinimum GPA of 2.75Demonstrated financial needHistory of participation in campus activitiesHave an interest in community service and volunteeringEach applicant must propose a service project for summer 2013 that benefits a local community. Phillips Scholars receive financial support for their junior and senior years, along with a stipend and funding to complete their service project.Each Phillips Scholar receives: $6,000 scholarship for their junior year,$6,000 scholarship for their senior year,$4,000 stipend for summer 2013, and$500 of project-resource funding.The scholarships from the Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation are administered through the Minnesota Private College Fund.The UST Phillips Scholarship application is available online here or for pick-up outside the CILCE Center in Room 153, Murray-Herrick Campus Center. Applications are due Friday, Nov. 18.For more information visit the Minnesota’s Private Colleges website or contact CILCE, (651) 962-6800.RelatedSophomores invited to attend community service scholarship informational meetingSophomores Invited to Attend Community Service Scholarship Informational MeetingCILCE Corner: $16,500 Service Scholarship Available for SophomoresSophomores: Interested in community service? Apply for Phillips Scholarship by Dec. 3.