The Gertrude H. Hast Scholarship (Hast) is a scholarship for Indiana residents to enroll in the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program (PBPM) at University College, the professional and continuing education division in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis.  The Hast Scholarship pays for $5,000 toward PBPM tuition for each academic year, and it can be renewed for one additional academic year (maximum award per student over two academic years = $10,000), as long as the recipient remains in good academic standing and maintains above a 3.0 GPA. This is a competitive scholarship, with a maximum of three awarded each year. This scholarship is awarded once per year – applicants should apply before the fall scholarship deadline on July 15.


To be considered for the Hast Scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  1. Current Indiana resident – all applicants must present proof of Indiana residency.
  2. Admission into the Post-Baccalaureate  Premedical Program in University College
  3. Minimum 3.0 GPA
  4. Interview


To apply for the Hast Scholarship, submit the following items by the scholarship deadline:


Submit required documents before the application deadline to or:

University College: Office of Admissions and Student Services
Attn: Financial Aid Coordinator
MSC 1085-414-20
Washington University in St. Louis
11 N. Jackson Ave, Suite 1000
St. Louis, MO 63105-2153