The Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship

The Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling (MOACAC) is pleased to offer the Braxton Rethwisch scholarship to high school seniors who exhibit a commitment to learning and have demonstrated leadership skills and community service involvement. A total of five one-time $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.


  • Open to current high school seniors who have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater
  • Applicants must be a Missouri resident or graduate from a high school in the state of Missouri
  •  Applicant must enroll as a full-time student at a MOACAC member post-secondary institution. Please click here for the list of member institutions.
  • The 2024 deadline has passed. The application will reopen in Winter 2025.

*If selected recipient does not enroll in a MOACAC post-secondary member institution, the scholarship will be revoked and awarded to another applicant.

Students should complete the application on Scholarship Central. Scholarship Central is a portal that gives students access to many local and regional scholarships. Previously focused on the St. Louis area, Scholarship Central is expanding to include opportunities open to students across the state of Missouri.


To access the application, students should visit this link.

  • If they haven't done so already, they will need to create an account with My Scholarship Central in order to apply.


Questions about the Braxton Rethwisch Scholarship? Please contact [email protected]

Questions about Scholarship Central? Please contact [email protected]


Inclusion, Access, and Success Co-Chairs:

Russell Brannen
College Bound STL
St. Louis, MO
[email protected]

Janiece Jones
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO
[email protected]