Our Opportunities

Welcome to Minnesota State Community and Technical College Foundation Scholarship Application. THE APPLICATION FOR SPRING SEMESTER 2018 PAYOUT IS NOW CLOSED. THE APPLICATION FOR FALL 2018 SCHOLARSHIPS WILL OPEN FEBRUARY 1, 2018

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  • “External” = scholarships offered and awarded by external agencies.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 ACE Electric & Lighting
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education, ACE Electric and Lighting, has made it possible for M State Foundation and...
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education, ACE...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 AmeriPride
Headquartered in Minnetonka, MN, this company is recognized as one of the largest rental and linen supply companies in North America. They have...
Headquartered in Minnetonka, MN, this company is recognized as one of...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$750 Automotive Service Technology Scholarship
Through the generosity of some very caring people, the M State Foundation is able to offer this scholarship. Criteria: Student in the Automotive...
Through the generosity of some very caring people, the M State...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Baudette Line Worker Advisory Committee
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education, Baudette Line Worker Advisory Committee, Baudette MN, has made it possible for...
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education,...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Bell Bank Scholarship
Bell State Bank Scholarship – Bell State Bank and Trust is the largest privately owned bank in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. They have...
Bell State Bank Scholarship – Bell State Bank and Trust is the largest...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$750 Chuck F. and Adeline Chadwick Memorial Scholarship
Chuck F. and Adeline Chadwick Family Memorial Endowment – The Chadwick Family has supported our students for 15 years in memory of Chuck F....
Chuck F. and Adeline Chadwick Family Memorial Endowment – The Chadwick...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline04/15/2018
$2,500 Connexus Energy
We believe education is essential. Every year, Connexus Energy offers scholarships to high school students living in our service area. Connexus...
We believe education is essential. Every year, Connexus Energy offers...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1000 Dan Sperling "Realize Your Dream" Endowment Scholarship
This memorial scholarship was created through numerous and continuous fund-raising efforts by friends at the college and memorial donations given...
This memorial scholarship was created through numerous and continuous...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Don Koranda Sr. Memorial Fund
In honor of Don Koranda Sr. his son Jim from Legacy Power Line, Inc. established a Don Koranda Memorial Fund, through M State Foundation and Alumni...
In honor of Don Koranda Sr. his son Jim from Legacy Power Line, Inc....
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1000 Doosan/Bobcat Scholarship
Doosan/Bobcat Company Scholarship-Bobcat Company, part of the Doosan family of businesses, is based in West Fargo, ND and leads the industry in the...
Doosan/Bobcat Company Scholarship-Bobcat Company, part of the Doosan...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Ecumen Scholarship
Ecumen is dedicated to changing aging and empowering individuals to lead richer, fuller lives. Ecumen was founded more than 150 years ago and is...
Ecumen is dedicated to changing aging and empowering individuals to lead...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Edwin Milligan Military Service Scholarship
This scholarship is to assist American Military Veterans or their dependents and/or survivors in their academic endeavors at M State and to honor...
This scholarship is to assist American Military Veterans or their...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Gary Burggraff Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Emily Burggraff and the M State Foundation and Alumni in memory of Gary Burggraff, a beloved instructor in the...
This scholarship was created by Emily Burggraff and the M State...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$750 Gate City Bank Scholarship
Gate City Bank believes in supporting and investing in the community. Their slogan continues to be “for a better way of...
Gate City Bank believes in supporting and investing in the community. ...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Greg Lofquist Memorial Scholarship
Greg Lofquist was a graduate of the Wadena Technical College electrician program in 2002. Greg was so grateful for the education he was provided...
Greg Lofquist was a graduate of the Wadena Technical College electrician...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 H. Allen Ohrt Scholarship
Mr. Ohrt is a retired medical professional, who toured our campus and was so impressed that he wanted to give back and support one of our students...
Mr. Ohrt is a retired medical professional, who toured our campus and...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Hanson's Plumbing and Heating
Hanson’s Plumbing & Heating dates back to the early 1930s, when Henry Hanson founded a hardware store in Vergas, Minnesota. He opened the...
Hanson’s Plumbing & Heating dates back to the early 1930s, when...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Harriet Tufte Memorial Endowment Scholarship
Harriet was a dedicated and respected instructor and foundation member at M State for many years. Through her work for the Foundation, she wrote...
Harriet was a dedicated and respected instructor and foundation member...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Interstate Electric
Interstates Electric of Sioux Center IA, through Minnestoa State Community and Technical College and M State Foundation and Alumnio, has...
Interstates Electric of Sioux Center IA, through Minnestoa State...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Jerome Kotalik Memorial Scholarship
Through the generosity of this donor, the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Foundation is able to offer this...
Through the generosity of this donor, the Minnesota State Community and...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Johnstone Supply Company Endowment
This company is a leading cooperative wholesale distributor providing brand name products, expert technical knowledge and superior customer service...
This company is a leading cooperative wholesale distributor providing...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Karen Bueng Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provided by her husband, Conrad, is to honor the memory of Karen Bueng, an employee in Central Account Receivable-Banking at M...
This scholarship provided by her husband, Conrad, is to honor the memory...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes Technical Scholarship
Through the generous donations from the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes, this scholarship is made possible. Criteria: Student is attending DL...
Through the generous donations from the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes,...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 L & M Fleet Supply
L&M Supply is a family owned, family oriented business with a strong reputation in our communities. We are a leading retail company operating...
L&M Supply is a family owned, family oriented business with a strong...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Lake Country Power Trust Scholarship
The leadership of Lake Country Power Electric Trust recognizes the value of scholarships for rural students attending community college within the...
The leadership of Lake Country Power Electric Trust recognizes the value...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Lake Region Electric Cooperative - Operation Round-Up Scholarship
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region Electrical Cooperative in Pelican Rapids, MN. If parents were members of the...
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Lake Region Electric Cooperative - Operation Round-Up Scholarship
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region Electrical Cooperative in Pelican Rapids, MN. If parents were members of the...
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Lake Region Electric Cooperative - Operation Round-Up Scholarship
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region Electrical Cooperative in Pelican Rapids, MN. If parents were members of the...
This scholarship has been awarded to the college from Lake Region...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,500 Lake Region Electric Veterans Scholarship
Through the generosity of Lake Region Electric Cooperative, Minnesota State Community and Technical College Foundation is able to offer Lake Region...
Through the generosity of Lake Region Electric Cooperative, Minnesota...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Lou Milligan DAV Memorial Endowment
This memorial fund’s purpose is to support the advancement of our veteran’s in their academic endeavors at M State and to honor Lou Milligan, a...
This memorial fund’s purpose is to support the advancement of our...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$250 M State Foundation and Alumni Board of Directors Leadership Award
This scholarship award is made possible through the generous donations from our Board of Directors. Criteria: Student must be attending Wadena...
This scholarship award is made possible through the generous donations...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $250
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 M State Foundation and Alumni Scholarship - Detroit Lakes Campus
Through the generosity of our donors M State Foundation and Alumni is able to offer this scholarship. Criteria: Must be taking classes on the...
Through the generosity of our donors M State Foundation and Alumni is...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Marlin Olson Jr Memorial Scholarship
Marlin Olson Jr was a well known small engine repair business owner in the local community who understood the value of education. After a 17 month...
Marlin Olson Jr was a well known small engine repair business owner in...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Maynard Hemmah Culinary Arts Scholarship
Through the generous donations of the many donors who come out to enjoy delicious food prepared by M State students at the Culinary Arts Gala, M...
Through the generous donations of the many donors who come out to enjoy...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Maynard Hemmah Endowment Scholarship
Through the generous donations of an anonymous donor M State Foundation and Alumni is able to offer this scholarship in honor of Maynard Hemmah, a...
Through the generous donations of an anonymous donor M State Foundation...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 MDU Resources Foundation
MDU Resources is committed to supporting the communities where we operate. We believe our success is directly related to a healthy social and...
MDU Resources is committed to supporting the communities where we...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Midland Diesel Scholarship
Through the generous donation from Midland Diesel this scholarship is offered to a student who is enrolled in the Diesel Technology program at M...
Through the generous donation from Midland Diesel this scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1000 North Itasca Electric Cooperative Scholarship
Through the generous donation from North Itasca Electric Cooperative, M State Foundation and Alumni is able to offer this...
Through the generous donation from North Itasca Electric Cooperative, M...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Otter Tail Power Corporation
Through the generous donations from Otter Tail Power Company, M State Foundation and Alumni is able to offer scholarships. Criteria: First...
Through the generous donations from Otter Tail Power Company, M State...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 PowerSports Technology Scholarship
Through the generosity of our donors, the M State Foundation is able to offer this scholarship. Criteria to be used in selecting awardee: Academic...
Through the generosity of our donors, the M State Foundation is able to...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$100 Richard and Lois Besmehn Foundation Cosmetology Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible through the generous donations from the Richard and Lois Besmehn Foundation. To qualify for this scholarship,...
This scholarship is made possible through the generous donations from...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $100
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Stanley Heins Memorial Fund
Stanley Heins Memorial Fund, through Minnestoa State Community and Technical College Foundation, has established a scholarship proram for students...
Stanley Heins Memorial Fund, through Minnestoa State Community and...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$750 Stearns Electric Association's Operation Round Up Trust Board
Through the generosity of Stearns Electric Association’s Operation Round Up Trust Board, M State Foundation and Alumni is able to offer Stearns...
Through the generosity of Stearns Electric Association’s Operation Round...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline04/15/2018
$600 Student Human Resources Organization Scholarship
This scholarship is due to the efforts of the organizations fund raising each year and seeks to promote the development of future human resource...
This scholarship is due to the efforts of the organizations fund raising...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $600
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Terry and Muggs Matteson L & M Appreciation Scholarship
The Terry and Muggs Matteson L&M Supply Appreciation Scholarship is offering 2 $1000 scholarships to allow a student enrolled in the Power...
The Terry and Muggs Matteson L&M Supply Appreciation Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Tri County Health Care Foundation
The Scholarship Program is our commitment to improve the health care system by increasing the number of professionals who are working hard to...
The Scholarship Program is our commitment to improve the health care...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$1,000 Ulteig Engineering Inc. Scholarship
We are proud to support the M State Foundation and Alumni by sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship in the Civil Engineering Technology program at the...
We are proud to support the M State Foundation and Alumni by sponsoring...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 US Foods Scholarship
US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 250,000 restaurants and...
US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 W. Elmer Buttweiler Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this award named “The Common Soldier Endowment Scholarship” is to assist disabled veterans or their dependents and/or survivors in...
The purpose of this award named “The Common Soldier Endowment...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018
$500 Walt and Donna Anderson Memorial Scholarship
This award is given in memory of former diesel instructor, Walt Anderson and his wife to support students in the Diesel Technology...
This award is given in memory of former diesel instructor, Walt Anderson...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/15/2018