The St.Louis Gateway Classic Sports Foundation is no longer accepting applications for our Earl Wilson Jr. Mister and Miss Gateway Classic 2013 Scholarship Program. Join our email list to stay informed about next year. 


Its more than just a game! The STLGCSF hosts and participates in many community based events each year! Click here to see us in action!


The SLGCSF's mission is to provide financial support to our community by way of scholarships and sports programs. To date, the SLGCSF has awarded $2.9M in scholarships to here

The St. Louis Gateway Classic Sports Foundation (SLGCSF) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization organized for educational and charitable purposes.




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The St. Louis Gateway Classic Foundation goes out of our way to provide for our scholarship recipients. 

This year is no different but we want to go above and beyond anything we have done before - and you can



In honor of the 20th Anniversary of the Gateway Classic Football Game we are attempting to raise an

additional $20,000.00 for our scholarship fund - and we need YOU YOU AND YOU!!!


All you have to do is click the PayPal button below to submit your online payment! 

The donation is only $20.00 (non refundable). 

Those that contribute will automatically become members of our GATEWAY CLASSIC PREMIER CLUB and receive

early notice for Gateway Classic Game Tickets and Special Events leading up to and during the GWC 

Weekend. We are working on a few surprises - so you will definitely want to be the FIRST TO KNOW about 

what we have in store this year.


Contributors will also be entered in a contest to win some great prizes if we hit our goal of $20,000.


SPECIAL RECOGNITION PRIZE: 20 contributors will receive Suite Level Access to the game (with the 

purchase of any level of game ticket). Watch the game in style above it all from one of the Edward Jones

Dome Suites with limited* complimentary refreshments courtesy of the Gateway Classic Foundation.


GRAND PRIZE: 2 contributors will be awarded on the Field Level Access (with the purchase of any level

of game ticket) DURING THE GAME HALF-TIME and while the winners of this year’s Gateway Classic 

Scholarship are announced. Get a chance to see "the Dome" how the players and the coaches do!


This is rare opportunity that you do not want to miss out on. The deadline for the $20,000.00 to be

raised is August 28th, 2013. If our goal is reached - contest winners will be notified via email the

following week.


Make sure that you get in on the 20 for 20 now!


The St. Louis Gateway Classic Sports Foundation (SLGCSF), founded in 1994, is a 501(C) 3 organization committed to providing financial support to our community by way of scholarships and sports programs. Our Signature Event, the Annual Gateway Football Classic in the Edward Jones Dome featuring two teams from Historically Black Colleges and/or Universities, allows us to continue our support of youth athletics, college scholarship programs, as well as, other community activities and events. To date, over $3M has been awarded in scholarships, with 70 students graduating from HBCU’s.

2013 marks the 20 year anniversary for the SLGCSF and the beginning of new traditions. Two highly anticipated collegiate teams that will join us for 2013 to commemorate the Gateway Football Classic’s history and contributions to the youth of the St. Louis area and surrounding communities. The two teams are Tennessee State University and Central State University.

The 2013 Gateway Football Classic will be held in the Edward Jones Dome on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 2pm.

Vist our new 24-seat technology center featuring 20 multi-seat HP All-in-One units with Microsoft 2010 and wireless access for classroom instruction and corporate training.

All fields are required!


For ticket information or sponsor and vendor opportunities contact the St. Louis Gateway Classic Sports Foundation Office.

Address: 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr., 63106-2819, St. Louis, MO. United States


Office Phone: (314) 621-1994  Fax: (314) 621-6113


Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

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Mayor Slay

"I would like to express my gratitude for the Gateway Classic Sports Foundaton's commitment and contributions to the City of St. Louis."

Charlie A. Dooley

" I am very pleased to support the St. Louis Gateway Classic Sports Foundation in their mission of providing financial support for deserving youths in their pursuit of higher education."

Joan Higgins

I love the help I receive from Gateway Classic.

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