The Fund was established in the 1960’s in honor of CSMSG’s longest serving priest, The Rev. J. Francis Sant. It is administered by the vestry for investment purposes while the Church Service League handles the awarding of the scholarship and other scholarship details.

Applications are available from January 1 of the award year and must be completed and returned by May 1 of the award year. Candidates will be notified of the award no later than June 30.

Applications may be returned by email ( or mailed to Marlene Kleffner, Administrative Assistant to the Rector, at 6345 Wydown Blvd., Clayton, MO 63105. The application, in addition to all approvals, personal statements, recommendations, and signatures, are all due no later than May 1. Incomplete application will not be considered.

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