The Missouri Western State University Foundation currently has a fellowship program available to assist eligible students in continuing their education at graduate school. The John Sublett Logan Business Fellowship exists to assist outstanding students from the counties of Buchanan, Andrew, Platte, Clay, and Clinton to obtain a graduate degree in Business, Law, Accounting or Economics. Awards range from $2,000 to $6,000.


  • Superior performance in the individual’s course of study

  • Minimum of a 3.2 cumulative grade point average

  • Completion of a minimum of 90 undergraduate credit hours at Missouri Western (senior standing)

  • Must enroll and complete nine hours of graduate course work per semester

Application Process

Please attach the following to your application:

  • Copy of college or university transcript
  • Statement of financial need (yearly income of parents if a dependent or personal yearly income if independent. This does include spouse income)
  • Undergraduate students, please submit:
    1. A recommendation from your academic department chairperson
    2. Recommendations from two MWSU faculty members
    3. Letter of application describing your future career goals and how you feel this scholarship will aid you in the achievement of your goals. Please include a description of your extracurricular activities while in attendance at Missouri Western
    4. List of scholarships and other financial aid you will be receiving
  • Currently enrolled graduate students, please submit:
    1. A recommendation from one faculty member of the graduate school in which you are enrolled
    2. A list of scholarships and other financial aid you will be receiving

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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Submit an Application


Applications should be submitted no later than the second Friday in June.

Submit Application to

Missouri Western Foundation
4525 Downs Drive – Spratt 110
St. Joseph, MO 64507