Our Opportunities

Welcome to M State Foundation and Alumni and Minnesota State Community and Technical College Foundation Scholarship Application. THE APPLICATION FOR FALL 2018 SCHOLARSHIPS IS NOW CLOSED.

Timeline expectations are:

  • Reviewing of applications: April 16th through May 9th
  • Award notifications sent: By May 15th

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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.

To see specific opportunities for your campus, do the following:

  • Click Show Filters
  • Choose your campus from the Scopes menu
  • Click Filter Opportunities

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

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Meeker Cooperative Scholarship
Annually, the Meeker Cooperative Electric Trust Board will make available four $1000 scholarships to members of Meeker Cooperative who are enrolled...
Annually, the Meeker Cooperative Electric Trust Board will make...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Moorhead Healthcare Auxillary Scholarship
This auxiliary of the Golden Living Center Nursing Home supports nursing students by sponsoring a scholarship. Criteria: Nursing...
This auxiliary of the Golden Living Center Nursing Home supports nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
$500 Otter Tail Power Company
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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $100
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$2,500 Swanston Equipment Scholarship
William Milton Swanston incorporated Swanston Equipment Companies in 1930. The business has been growing ever since with the leadership of the...
William Milton Swanston incorporated Swanston Equipment Companies in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended