Scholarships

 High School Guidance Office
Scholarship Listings

April 9, 2018

 

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Great Northern Theatre Community

April 13, 2018

Applicants need to have participated in at least one GNTC production. 

$500

www.gntc1.com

Central Minnesota Community Foundation

Varies

CommunityGiving and our partner foundations believe the community members who will have the most impact on our community in the future are our young people like you. We believe that each and every one of you must have a fair chance to take advantage of the education available to you. That’s why we encourage you to apply for scholarships at every opportunity.

Last year we awarded more than $186,000 to students who apply for scholarships through our easy online application portal. These students – just like you – live or go to school all over Minnesota and are planning to attend a 4-year college or a trade or technical school after completing high school.

varies

https://www.communitygiving.org/applyforscholarships

Minnesota Association of Townships

for JUNIORS

May 1, 2018 The Minnesota Association of Townships offers scholarships to juniors in high school.  Participants will submit an essay our theme of "Powering our Future: Energy to Build on in Your Township".  For more information visit their website at www.mntownships.org 6@$1,000  mn assoc townshp.pdf

TIP TOP TUX Scholarship
May 1, 2018

Every year, Tip Top Tux awards area high school students with a college scholarship.  Last year’s recipients were chosen from over 1200 applicants based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, financial need and volunteer service in their community.

$1,000 to $5,000 https://www.tttuxprom.com/scholarships/

Catholic United Financial
open March 1 to April 30th, 2018

You MUST be a member of Catholic United for at least 2 years prior to application deadline, on or before April 30. If you are not a member, do not apply. Your application will be rejected.• You must be entering any year of your FIRST post-high school degree or certificate program in Fall 2018. • If you have received our scholarship in the past, please do not apply again. This is a one-time member benefit to eligible Catholic United members.

$500 or $300 www.catholicunited.org -  scholarship link under "For Members"
    St. Cloud Chamber Unite for Success Scholarship Program    
Coborn's Inc. Scholarship April 13, 2018 Scholarship criteria includes: Volunteerism, 3.0 GPA, and Financial Need 1@ ROCORI for $500 application
   

 

   
Sports and Orthopaedic Specialists Scholarship May 1, 2018
Sports and Orthopaedic Specialists, part of Allina Health is proud to continue its effort to advance sports medicine and orthopaedic care throughout Minnesota with the 11th Annual Minnesota Athletes in Sports Medicine scholarship for student athletes. We are excited to continue offering this award as exemplification of our commitment to provide unsurpassed patient care and community education.
Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists and in partnership with Allina Health, which will be awarded annually to one female and one male student athlete who intends to attend college to pursue a career in sports medicine.
2@$2,500 application
Calvin S. Robnick Scholarship April 15, 2018
To qualify for the Calvin S. Robnik Memorial Scholarship applicants must: Have a minimum 2.30 cumulative high school or college GPA, Grown up in the Willmar area (within 60-mile radius of Willmar);, Have participated in extra-curricular activities and/or public service; and Be pursuing a degree at a post high school institution in an automotive related career
varies application
Royale B and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship April 13, 2018 The Royale B and Eleanor Arvig Scholarship is in memory of the couple who are founders of the Arvig communcation company. 1 @ $3000 for a ROCORI students application

Gabriel and Christine Chiu Review It Scholarship
June 30, 2018

be attending college no later than Sept of 2018 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater and plan on attending a school in the US

 


 

1@$1000 https://studentscholarships.org/2018scholarships.php

Minnesota Corn 
May 1, 2018 The Stearns Co Growers Association, a division of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association would like to announce an Agriculture Scholarship Program.  The association will award up to four $1000 scholarships to qualifying students who are pursuing degrees in agriculture.  The program is sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association. To Be Determined application
St. Cloud Optimist Club April 20, 2018 The St. Cloud Optimist Club is offering a scholarship to a ROCORI student. Criteria: Academic, Activities, and Volunteer or Service involvement, has participated in an optimist club sponsored activity or has an optimistic spirit and outlook on life. 1 @ $500 application
Richmond Civic & Commerce Association May 1, 2018 The Richmond Civic & Commerce Association is making available five $250.00 scholarships to graduating seniors planning on pursuing post secondary education.  Eligibility includes: attended a Richmond elementary or parochial school or have a Richmond address.  Student must also have a GPA of 2.66 or higher 5@$250.00 application
Minnesota Women in Public Finance
Scholarship Application
June 1, 2018
Minnesota Women in Public Finance is a non-profit, educational, and professional networking organization for
women in the public finance industry Qualifications: 1) Be a female, college-bound high school student entering her senior year in the fall of 2018, OR be a female, college undergraduate in her freshman or sophomore year in the fall of 2018;
2) Have at least a 3.0 GPA or equivalent;
3) Exhibit leadership skills through extracurricular activities, volunteer positions, internships and/or
other work experience;
4) Indicate an interest in pursuing a public finance related career in finance, government, nonprofits, banking or law;
varies application
Duane Heinen Scholarship April 27, 2018 The Duane Heinen Scholarship is in memory of Duane who was a law enforcement officer in Cold Spring and passed away after an illness.  This scholarship is for students who plan to major in a Law Enforcement Career. 2@ $500 application

 

Other Scholarship Websites:

We have looked and found various websites that may be helpful to you in your scholarship and grant searches.  Following are links to these websites:

StudentScholarships.org is the largest collection of scholarships on the web.  https://www.studentscholarships.org/

QuestBridge is a powerful platform bridging the nation's brightest, under-served youth and leading institutions of higher education and further opportunities. We are an aggregator of excellence. QuestBridge provides a single, internet-based meeting point which links exceptional students with colleges, scholarship providers, enrichment programs, employers, and organizations seeking students who have excelled despite obstacles. By facilitating these exchanges, QuestBridge aims to increase the percentage of talented low-income students attending the nation's best universities and the ranks of national leadership itself. http://www.questbridge.org/
 

BestColleges.com

A user-friendly guide that will help with questions regarding the FAFSA. http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/fafsa/

 

BestSchools.com

a user-friendly guide that clarifies common questions, making it easier for students to have access to the support they qualify for to start or continue their education and answers Financial Aid questions.  http://www.bestschools.com/fafsa/

Central Minnesota Community Foundation

www.communitygiving.org    

Scholarship Foundation that handles several scholarships including Dollars for Scholars

www.scholarshipamerica.org  

Free College Scholarship Search

www.scholarships.com        

Free Application for Federal Student Aid
    
www.fafsa.ed.gov        

College Board Online

www.collegeboard.com       

Paying for College

www.studentaid.ed.gov     

The American Legion offers this College Financial Aid Handbook

www.needalift.org      

College Net

www.collegenet.com

Fast Web

www.fastweb.com

Minnesota Institutional Scholarships

www.getreadyforcollege.org

Scholarship Experts

www.scholarshipexperts.com

College Scholarships

www.college-scholarships.com

 

Complete Directory of Online Colleges and Universities in Minnesota - 2014 Top Online Schools

Use the directory in the link below to discover the accredited online degree programs available in Minnesota. The directory can be filtered to find the programs of your choice by selecting the attributes such as size, location, degree levels, campus setting, and type of school.

http://www.AccreditedOnlineColleges.Org/Minnesota/

www.collegeview.com        College View Search

www.usnews.com                College Rankings and Search

www.campustours.com        Campus Tours

www.anycollege.com            Any College.com

www.mnscu.edu                Minnesota State Colleges & Universities

http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/Minnesota/       Complete Directory of Online Colleges and Universities in Minnesota

 

 

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