Scholarship List

Read through the criteria for each scholarship. Click on the hyperlink to learn more about each scholarship.

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UNIONS

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Wendy’s High School Heisman

First 41,000 applicants receive gift cards B Average
Participate in one sport October
One male and female winner each school goes on to state and national level competition for funds

Horatio Alger Scholarship

$2,000 - $20,000 GPA 2.0
Intent to pursue a bachelor’s degree
Critical financial need

Hagen Scholarship Foundation

Schoarship amounts vary - May be up to $40,000 for four years
 GPA of 3.50, 23 or higher on ACT
Enrolling in four year college, work 240 hours in twelve months prior to start of college, Financial Need

GE-Regan Foundation Scholarship
$10,000
Eligibility:  Leadership, Citzenship, GPA 3.0, plan to enroll in 4-year college

Page Scholars
$1,000-$2,000
 

 

Prudential Spirit of Community
$1,000 state level
Active in community service projects (100 hours)
One candidate selected to compete at state level

Coca Cola Scholarship
$5,000/year for four years GPA 3.0 or better
Academic and extra-curricular leadership

SAE Engineering Scholarship
$1,000 - $10,000 Major in engineering or related field Due dates vary

Elks National Most Valuable Student Scholarship
High School Senior and US Citizen
$1,000 to $15,000

Intertribal Timber Council
$1,500 Tribal member
Major in Natural Resource area
Due dates vary

Teamsters Union
$2,000 GPA 3.0 and Parent a member of a Teamster Union affiliated with Teamsters Joint Council 32
Contact Local Union Office

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship
Recognize and reward students who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger in the United States.
Winners receive a $5,000 scholarship plus a $5,000 grant for their charity of choice.
The program key is SodexoFoundation
The annual application period isOctober 5th to December 5th. 

DULUTH SUPERIOR AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Simon Youth Foundation
$1,500 Academic and community service 

Marshall and Nellie Alworth Scholarship
$5,000 (renewable) Science or math related area of study
To 20% of class and ACT of 25 or higher 

Members Cooperative Credit Union
$1,000 Credit union member 

Minnesota Power Community Involvement Scholarship
$2,500
GPA – 3.0 

Minnesota Benefit Association
Up to $1,000 Parents are Public Employees 
Applications available after November 1st

Oscar and Mary Wildey Mitchell Scholarship
Ammount to be announced in November
Top 20% of the senior class – plan to attend accredited private college or branch of the University of Minnesota.
 

Marguerite Gilmore Scholarship
$10,000
Upper 8th percentile of your graduating class – plan to major in education, engineering or business January 

MN Supreme Court Historical Society Essay Contest
$500.00 (10)
Write a 750 to 1,250 word essay

WGates Millennium Scholar Program
African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American
GPA 3.3 Federal Pell Grant eligible
Amount based on Need

Healthcare Leaders Scholarship - Sponsored by Nurse.org
$1,000
Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above and be pursuing a degree related to healthcare
Submit a 600-1000 word essay bu January 29th
Offered once a year and paid directly to the student

BUICK Achievers Scholarship
$25,000 per year - look at list of majors that qualify

AXA Achievement Scholarship
$10,000 Achievement at job, sport or extracurricular activity

KFC Colonels Scholars

Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway

Best Buy
$1,500 GPA 2.5  

Minnesota Family Involvement Council
$1,000 Credit Union Member  

Mediacom
$1,000 Live in Mediacom region (we do!) 

Daughters of the American Revolution Many different areas of study
February and April due dates
 

Memorial Blood Centers
$2,000 Write an essay

Minnesota School Counselors Association
$500 Write an essay about how a school counselor has helped you 
or see Mrs. Saunders

Minnesota Timberwolves
$2,000
19 on ACT or 850 on SAT
GPA – 3.0
Extra-curricular and community service 

Timothy Correll Foundation
Up to $500
Area of Study - EMT, Nursing or Firefighting 

MN Women’s Golf Association
$3,000 renewable GPA 3.2
Interest or involvement in golf 
See Mrs. Saunders

SFM Foundation
$1,000 to $5,000 annually A parent has been injured or killed in the course of working for a Minnesota
employer

Carlton Community and Memorial Scholarships
Variety of awards from local residents and businesses
Applications available in April

Floy Gilman Scheidler
$2,000 renewable
GPA 3.0, top 50% class, Carlton County HS 
See Mrs. Saunders

Agstar Fund for Rural America
$1,000 3.0 GPA
Agricultural related course of study or rural background

Lake Country Power
$1,500 top 50% of class
Son or Daughter of Lake Country Power Member or Employee 
See Mrs. Saunders

First Plan of Minnesota
(health insurance)
$1,000 FirstPlan member
Health Care area of study  
See Mrs. Saunders

Dr. Jerry Church Award
$1,000 Accepted to Nursing program at St. Scholastica or UMD
See Mrs. Saunders

Eleventh District Bar Association
$2,500 Interest in the field of law or a related area 
See Mrs. Saunders

AFL-CIO
$1,000 Relative of a Union member  

American Lung Association and MN Soybean Growers
$1,000 and $500 Write an essay on biodiesel fuel  

Disabled American Veterans
Related to a Disabled American Veteran  
See Mrs. Saunders

Johnson/St.Mane Scholarship - $500
Criteria - Relative of veteran of foreign wars, 3.0 GPA
Application available from Mrs. Saunders
Due April 30, 2017

Clean Air Choice Diodiesel Scholarship
First place: $1,000; Second place:  $500
Must submit a brief essay (1,000 words or less) or a brief video (3 minutes or less) on the top of biodiesel
Materials must be submitted by 4:30pm Firday, April 7,2017

 

Carlton Community Scholarships
Variety of awards from local residents and businesses
Applications available in April

Society of Women Engineers
Freshman Scholarship
$1,000 to $5,000
3.5 GPA
Major in engineering or computer science 

Ethel Curry American Indian leadership Scholarship 
Enrolled member of a federally reconized tribe
Exhibit leadership

Minnesota Indian Scholarship
One quarter or more American Indian and Minnesota resident

MN Athletes in Sports Medicine
$2,500 Involved in athletics in high school and pursuing major in sports medicine related field  
See Mrs. Saunders

Northland Vietnam Vets
$1000 GPA 3.0
Relative of Vietnam Vet  
See Mrs. Saunders

Great Clips
$500 Accepted in Cosmetology program  
See Mrs. Saunders

Presidential Merit Scholarship
Fond du Lac Community college GPA 3.25
Accepted to FDL Apply after accepted to Fond Du Lac Community College
See Mrs. Saunders

Arrowhead Youth Soccer
$500 Participated in youth soccer program  
See Mrs. Saunders

Monsanto Agriculture Scholarship
$1,500 Agriculture Major More information available at

LAKE COUNTRY POWER SEE ME IF YOU GET YOUR ELECTRICITY FROM LAKE COUNTRY POWER AND ARE IN THE TOP THIRD OF YOUR CLASS

FEDERATED COOP/CAP TRICO SEE ME IF YOU USE CAP/TRICO FOR FUEL OIL AND ARE IN THE TOP THIRD OF YOUR CLASS

Big Sun Scholarship
$500
Available to student athletes
Deadline: June 19, 2017