Our Opportunities

Welcome to M State Foundation and Alumni Scholarship Application. THE APPLICATION FOR FALL 2018 SCHOLARSHIPS IS STILL OPEN WITH SOME OPPORTUNITIES STILL AVAILABLE, SO APPLY TODAY.

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Make sure you hover your cursor over the word “Opportunities” above to see a list of scholarships. We have it separated out by

  • “Recommended” = scholarships that the system thinks you may qualify for
  • “Ours” = scholarships offered and awarded by M State
  • “External” = scholarships offered and awarded by external agencies.

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Pay attention to the Deadline for each scholarship. You won’t want to miss the opportunity.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Crow Wing Power
Scholarship funding is made available through unclaimed capital credits and the Crow Wing Power Community Trust through Operation...
Scholarship funding is made available through unclaimed capital credits...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $1,500
$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:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $500
$2,500 National Electric Contractors Association Scholarship
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) is a dynamic national organization serving the management interests of the entire electrical...
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) is a dynamic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500
$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:
  • Award: $500
$250 Adult Literacy Scholarship
The Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary Club and the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes and the Minnesota State Community and Technical College (M State)...
The Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary Club and the Kiwanis Club of Detroit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$1,000 Auer Steel/Robert Gibb & Sons- Don Curtes Senior Memorial Scholarship
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support and give back to the HVAC industry, along with Robert Gibb and Sons, LLC.,...
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Auer Steel/Hansons- Don Curtes Senior Memorial Scholarship
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support and give back to the HVAC industry, along with Robert Gibb and Sons, LLC.,...
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Range from $500 to $1,000 Auer Steel/Robert Gibb & Sons Inc Don Curtes Senior Memorial Scholarship
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support and give back to the HVAC industry, along with Robert Gibb and Sons, LLC.,...
Auer Steel, in recognition of our founder, and in an effort to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Range from $500 to $1,000
Ended
$500 Auto Dealers of Ada/Kelly's Chrysler Center Scholarship
This company wishes to provide a scholarship to a student in their area attending M State in Automotive Service or Marketing.
This company wishes to provide a scholarship to a student in their area...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$0.00 Automotive Service Endowment Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Eric and Lori Daueber Diversity Scholarship
Instructor Eric Daeuber and his wife, Lori present this scholarship each year to support a diversity student on our campus.
Instructor Eric Daeuber and his wife, Lori present this scholarship each...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Fiebiger, Swanson, West and Company Scholarship
This CPA firm was established in 1972 and is a full service CPA firm that provides audit and accounting services, tax return preparation, small...
This CPA firm was established in 1972 and is a full service CPA firm...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 M State Foundation Scholarship - Moorhead Campus
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$500.00 Perham Sportsman's Club Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible through the generous donation from the Perham Sportman’s Club. To qualify for this scholarship you must have the...
This scholarship is made possible through the generous donation from the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
2 - $1,000 Presentation Sisters Scholarship for Women of Color
The Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary would like to offer scholarships for “Women of Color.” We would like the candidates not...
The Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary would like to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 - $1,000
Ended
$500 Richard J. Weber Memorial Scholarship
Diesel instructor, Dick Weber, has generously sponsored this scholarship for students in the Diesel Technology Program in memory of his father,...
Diesel instructor, Dick Weber, has generously sponsored this scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
2 - $500 Walter and Verna Gehrts Memorial Scholarship
This award is given yearly from the monies provided by generous benefactors, the Gehrts family, many years ago in support of the college that their...
This award is given yearly from the monies provided by generous...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 - $500
Ended
Variable Detroit Lakes Area College Foundation Scholarship
The Detroit Lakes Area College Foundation (DLACF) mission it to make a difference in the lives of M State students we serve and the community we...
The Detroit Lakes Area College Foundation (DLACF) mission it to make a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Variable
Ended
$500 Legacy Power Line Scholarship
Legacy Power Line, Inc. provides overhead distribution power line construction, maintenance and emergency storm restoration services in the upper...
Legacy Power Line, Inc. provides overhead distribution power line...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$750 Moorhead Public Service Line Worker Scholarship
Preference will be given to past and present employees and their family members.
Preference will be given to past and present employees and their family...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$1,000 Ryan Svor Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in honor of Ryan Neil Svor and the man that he was. Ryan attended Wadena Vocational Technical Institute and earned a degree in...
This scholarship is in honor of Ryan Neil Svor and the man that he was. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Sanford Health Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$100 Richard and Lois Besmehn Foundation Massage Therapy 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: Ended
  • Award: $100
Ended
$500 Arvig Enterprises Scholarship
We enhance lives by creating solutions that connect people to their world. Through the generous donations from Arvig Enterprises, Minnesota State...
We enhance lives by creating solutions that connect people to their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 DL Rotary Club Scholarship
The Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary Club generously provides funds for a scholarship to a student who is attending the Detroit Lakes campus of M State.
The Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary Club generously provides funds for a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
2 - $500 Encore Electric
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education ENCORE Electric, Denver Co, has made it possible for Minnesota State Community...
Through the generous donation and as a partner of quality education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 - $500
Ended
$750 Cornerstone Bank Scholarship
Cornerstone Bank is a locally owned community bank with locations in 10 communities across the state of North Dakota and is one of the 10 largest...
Cornerstone Bank is a locally owned community bank with locations in 10...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$500 Donny Anderson Memorial Scholarship Fund
Donald Anderson served as the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Snowmobile and Outdoor Power Sports instructor for 32 years. In...
Donald Anderson served as the Minnesota State Community and Technical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1500 J & M Printing Scholarship
A third generation company, has been exceeding client expectation for 50 years with exceptional customer service and outstanding print materials. ...
A third generation company, has been exceeding client expectation for 50...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500
Ended
$500 Katie Peterson Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
In honor of his late wife Katie, Greg Peterson has set up this scholarship to support a future nurse. Katie was a kind, caring, and compassionate...
In honor of his late wife Katie, Greg Peterson has set up this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Vern Rinkel Memorial Scholarship
Vern Rinkel was a man born in 1940 at Hillman MN. He began his electronics career in Western Union working in Information Technology systems. He...
Vern Rinkel was a man born in 1940 at Hillman MN. He began his...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Wells Fargo Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is a gift from the bank in support of M State and its students.
This scholarship is a gift from the bank in support of M State and its...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Bremer Bank Scholarship
Bremer Bank is committed to helping individuals and families thrive, businesses grow and giving back through employee volunteerism and local bank...
Bremer Bank is committed to helping individuals and families thrive,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Ethan Knutson Memorial Scholarship
Ethan Knutson was a graduate of M State in 2010, who went on to have a successful career as a diesel mechanic. He was a man of exceptional...
Ethan Knutson was a graduate of M State in 2010, who went on to have a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$600 Fargo West Rotary Scholarship
Local Rotary association chooses to award three scholarships each year to second year students. Student who are awarded scholarships are required...
Local Rotary association chooses to award three scholarships each year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended