Scholarship Opportunities


Scholarship Criteria Deadline Amount
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent by the application deadline
  • Are pursuing a clinical career
  • Live in the area served by Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Detroit Lakes
  • Enroll in your educational program by fall semester of the year you receive the award
6/15/22 $500
Principled Man Scholarship
  • A  freshman male attending the University of Minnesota in the Fall 2022
7/31/22 $500

Quatrefoil Library Scholarship

  • Open to all high school seniors or college students who are/will be attending college within the State of Minnesota.
  •  Applicants must have a current cumulative high school or college GPA of 3.0 or above.
6/30/22 $1,000
Balanced Man Scholarship Sigma Phi Epsilon is proud to offer the Balanced Man Scholarship at over 140 universities to student leaders this year! This is a great opportunity for students entering college in Fall 2022. Search for the university you're attending b to see if there's a scholarship application currently available! 6/1/22 Varies
Atticus Future Leaders Scholarship All high school and college students in any major/school/program. 5/15/22 $250 - $1,000
Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership Scholarship (ECS)
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe
  • Be accepted into an accredited college or university in the state of Minnesota
  • Be pursuing an associate, bachelor’s, master's, or doctoral degree, or be pursuing a diploma or certificate in a career-specific program
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 if applying as an undergraduate
  • Not be related to a current MDE employee
5/31/22 $1,000-$5,000
Guide to Scholarships for Future Teachers
  • General qualifications for applying for education scholarships
Various scholarships with various deadlines Various scholarships with various deadlines
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
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


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.  
Username: dlhs
Password: lakers - This is a free scholarship search & application platform with personalized matching.
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.  
The #1 destination for interactive campus maps &  virtual tours.
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.  
A search engine for colleges and scholarships.  
A super college resource center.  
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  
Gives explanations of military occupations  & career information resources for the military world of work.  Includes details on 152 enlisted & officer occupations, one by one.  
College Quest explores financial aid options. It  includes a database of more than 800,000 scholarships & awards.  
College Net lets you search for scholarships. This  database contains more than 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 million.  
Information on Business, Trade and Technical Schools.  
College reviews written by current students.  Access insider guides to every aspect of campus life with thousands of  unbiased student review & ratings.  
Comprehensive scholarship search site.  
Information about preparing, choosing and paying for  college.  
Earn micro-scholarships from colleges for your achievements.