Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

These are scholarships that the school has received information about. Please contact Mrs. Breer with any questions.



Minnesota JCI Senate
Application due by January 5, 2018
The Minnesota Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate Club joins the US JCI organization in presenting scholarships to selected high school seniors.  Each application will be screened based on appearance, neatness, content, scholastic abilities, extracurricular activities, financial needs, and correctly following the directions.  The top 2 applications from Minnesota will be submitted for national judging. 
Scholarship apps can be found in the school Library or at this website. www.usjcisenate.org


ACT Student Champion Scholarship
Application due December 31, 2017
The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place.  ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, plaque, and state-level recognition.  Students who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply: a student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions, have a composite ACT score of 22 or a 3.0 or greater GPA, and preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.
Applications can be found at www.act.org/readinesschampions

AGCountry Scholarships in Agriculture
Application due by March 1, 2018
AgCountry Farm Credit Services is offering scholarships for high school seniors entering college in the fall of 2018.  Scholarship awards are $1000 each.  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 agriculture extension, agricultural education, soil conservation, farm and ranch management, agricultural finance, veterinary medicine or agri-business.  Applications are in the school library. 

MWGA Foundation Scholarship
Application due March 31, 2018
The Minnesota Women's Golf Association Foundation scholarship is renewable for 4 consecutive years and it is made available to high school senior girls who plan to enroll in a four year college program.  The applicant must have a GPA of 3.2 or above and be a US citizen and domiciled in the state of Minnesota.  A copy of a submitted FAFSA must also be included with application.  The MWGA Foundation scholarship is based on scholastic rating, financial need, quality of character and a involvement in the sport of golf.  Applications can be found in the school library or Mrs. Breer's office.




 

HELPFUL SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES

www.fastweb.com                                                                  www.scholarshiphunter.com
www.scholarships.com
www.cappex.com
www.schoolsoup.com                                                            www.christianconnector.com
http://www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm
http://www.petersons.com/college-search/scholarship-search.aspx

 *Students interested in the field of engineering should visit:  http://www.engineeringedu.com/scholars.html for a list of several engineer-related scholarships.

*Scholarships - Minnesota Institutions:  http://www.getreadyforcollege.org/sPagesGR/scholarshipsAll.cfm

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SCHOLARSHIP TIPS 

Tip #1:  Have you talked to your church, insurance agent, bank,or your parents' place of employment yet?  Those are all excellentresources for scholarships. 

Tip #2:  You never know what you are capable of unless you try -don’t be the student that later regrets not going for it and giving ittheir all.

Tip #3:  If you are going to apply, do a good job.  Theperson/people reviewing it won’t spend time trying to understand yourhandwriting and will know if you took your time on it.

Tip #4:  DON’T LIMIT YOURSELF TO THIS LIST! 

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