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 character who loved his job and took pride in his work. Ethan was a leader with a solid work ethic. He was kind and a friend to all. Ethan passed away after a courageous 2-1/2 year battle with brain cancer. This scholarship will honor Ethan by keeping his memory alive while also improving the life of others.


  • Must be enrolled in Diesel Equipment Technology program
  • Must maintain a 2.0 or higher GPA
  • Registered for 9 or more credits
  • Has good work ethic
  • Has good attendance in class
  • Demonstrates leadership
  • Has high moral character
  • Demonstrates financial need

Diesel Equipment Technology, Moorhead
Supplemental Questions
  1. Faculty Recommendation
  2. In a paragraph or two, please tell us the following: describe your work ethic, attendance in class, leadership abilities, moral character and financial need.