Scholarship Opportunities

 

Scholarship Criteria Deadline Amount
AgCountry $1000 High School Scholarship

Applicants must be from an actively farming or ranching family OR must be planning to pursue a career in farming or some other aspect of agriculture such as agricultural extension, agricultural education, soil conservation, farm and ranch management, agricultural finance, veterinary medicine or agribusiness.

Applicants must be residents of a county served by AgCountry in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin.

3/1/22 $1,000

Lake Region Builders Foundation Scholarship

Online Application

PDF Application

You are a U.S. citizen and a resident of one of these Minnesota counties: Becker, Mahnomen, Norman, Otter Tail or Wilkin.

You have a GPA of 2.0 or better; high school or college transcript required.

You have been accepted by or are enrolled in a post-secondary or technical program at an accredited institution in one of the construction-related fields listed above.

You have not received a previous scholarship award from Lake Region Builders Foundation.  Applicants are encouraged to reapply if they have not previously been selected to receive a LRBA scholarship award.

3/12/22 a minimum of $500
B. Davis Scholarship This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. 5/21/22 $1,000
Minnesota Indian Teacher Training Program Scholarship Application The Minnesota Indian Teacher Training Program supports American Indian students working toward an undergraduate degree in a teaching field or a graduate degree in education. An American Indian student is eligible who, after applying for federal and Minnesota state financial aid, has a financial need that remains unmet. Students must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher and make satisfactory academic progress toward completion of the degree.    
American Indian College Fund Any Native American U.S. citizen that is a member or descendant of a state or federally recognized tribe with at least a 2.0 grade point average, and enrolled as a full-time student can apply for a scholarship. 5/31/22  
American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) Various Scholarships with various criteria Varies Varies
American Indian Graduate Center Various Scholarships with various criteria Varies Varies
Minnesota Indian Scholarship
  • Are one-fourth or more American Indian ancestry OR an enrolled member or citizen of a federally-recognized American Indian tribe or Canadian First Nation
  • Are a Minnesota resident
  • Apply for other existing state and federal scholarship and grant programs
  • Enroll at least ¾ time as an undergraduate OR ½ time as a graduate student in an education program leading to a certificate, diploma, or degree at an eligible institution
  • Meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  • Are not in default on a federal or state student loan or, if in default, have regained eligibility for federal or state student aid
  • Qualify for either a Pell or State Grant and demonstrate financial need as an undergraduate student OR demonstrate financial need as a graduate student.
July 1 $4,000 per year
Discover® Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes See Official Rules for details. 1/31/22 $5,000
Minnesota Head Start Heroes  High school seniors that were enrolled in a Head Start program as a
child that are planning to attend an institution of higher education.
1/21/22 $750
Visual Art Scholarship

To be eligible for a Scholarship in the Visual Arts:

  • Be an incoming first-year or transfer student accepted for admission to Concordia
  • Have at least a 3.0 grade point average
  • Exhibit proficiency or intense interest in painting, sculpture, printmaking, drawing, photography, ceramics, or art history
1/15/22 $2000 to $5000 per year 
MNACC BIPOC STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP Each year, MnACC provides dozens of one-time scholarships for students of color who are in pursuit of higher education at one of our 67 member institutions. Students who are awarded this scholarship will receive a one-time award ranging between $500 to $2,500 to be used towards their education during the 2022-2023 academic year.  4/11/22

 range between $500 to $2,500

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Various Scholarships with various criteria. 1/31/22   by 11:59 p.m. Various amounts

 

Have you checked out the following websites?  

Scholarships 101: This simple one-page overview can help students understand scholarship basics when beginning their search.

Scholarship Search: Our free search has over 3 million scholarships worth more than $18 billion. The tool requires no registration and can be customized to a student’s interests and goals. All of the results are emailed in an easy-to-reference list.

The MCIS website is an occupational & educational information system to  help students in the process of career planning. You may research career  information, education & training & access assessment tools on MCIS. DLHS  students may access the program at home or anywhere the internet is  available.  
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This website provides students & parents with the  know-how to plan & pay for college. Great scholarship search engine!  
 
 Go to scholarship search & you will find  scholarships, other financial aid & internships from more than 2,200 programs  totaling nearly $6 billion.  
 
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This website is one of the oldest and most trusted  resources to guide students on how to finance and succeed in college. For  easier navigation of the site, the materials are divided into four major categories that most students experience when getting into college: college  admission, education options, financial aid search and college survival.  
 
A great resource covering many topics from planning,  applying, paying and attending college.  

 

 A Minnesota state career and education  resource.  
 
This website helps students explore how to get into  college and how to pay for it. Also, explore scholarship possibilities.  
 
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Discover scholarships, internships, colleges and more.  Create your profile and go!  

 

This database includes undergraduate through post doctorate scholarships, grants, tuition waivers, internships, fellowships and  loans.  
 
A very extensive site with information on financial aid  

 

Links to all the state universities, community & technical  colleges  
 
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College Quest explores financial aid options. It  includes a database of more than 800,000 scholarships & awards.  
 
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Information on Business, Trade and Technical Schools.  
 
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