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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions


Minnesota State University Moorhead




Freshman Ignite

Awarded based on a composite ACT score of 21-23 and high school class rank in the top 50 percent.

Award Amount: 500

Renewable? No

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Scholarship and Financial Aid
1104 7th Ave. S.
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2251
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: lehman@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/financialaid/scholarships/freshman.aspx



Transfer Student Dragon Pride

Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate transfer students (successfully completed 24 semester or 36 quarter credit hours) seeking their first undergraduate degree.

Award Amount: Varies by cumulative transfer GPA

Renewable? No

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Scholarship and Financial Aid
1104 7th Ave. S.
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2251
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: lehman@ mnstate.edu

More Info:
www.mnstate.edu/financialaid/scholarships/transfer.aspx



Academic Excellence Award

Awarded to National Merit Finalists. Must send copy of National Merit Finalist certificate with application.

Award Amount: $20,000 over 4 years

Renewable? Yes:
with satisfactory academic progress

Number Awarded: Varies

Deadline: June 30th

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



Access, Opportunity and Success Apprenticeship

Need-based, cultural diversity scholarship. Requires collaboration with a student success advisor and an apprenticeship for a minimum of five hours per week.

Award Amount: $4,000 funding pending

Renewable? Yes:
Specific program requirements must be met.

Deadline: May 31st

Contact:
Ashley Atteberry
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2174
E-mail: ashley.atteberry@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/financialaid



Achievement Scholarship

Awarded based on a composite ACT score of 26-27 and high school class rank in the top 50 percent, until funds are fully committed.

Award Amount: $5,000 over four years

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Number Awarded: Varies

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



Dragon Scholarship

Awarded based on a composite ACT score of 28 or higher and high school class rank in the top 50 percent, until funds are fully committed.

Award Amount: $6,000 over four years

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



Founders Scholarship

Awarded based on need to freshman, transfer or returning students. Must be admitted to the university and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in high school, previous college GPA for transfer applicants, or MSUM GPA for returning student applicants.

Award Amount: $2,500

Renewable? No

Deadline: May 1st

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



Honors Apprentice Scholarship

Awarded to students ranked in the top 5 percent of the high school graduating class who also have a minimum composite ACT score of 28. If awarded, Honors Apprentice replaces the President's Honor Scholarship for selected applicants. Upper Class Honors Apprentice Scholarships are awarded to current and transfer students at the end of the sophomore year (for the last two years at MSUM). Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. Applicants propose a creative or research project with endorsement of a faculty mentor who agrees to supervise the project.

Award Amount: $20,000 over 4 years for freshmen, $10,000 over 2 years for upper class or transfer students

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Number Awarded: 10-15 for freshmen, 5 for sophomores

Deadline: February 1st (freshman); April 1st (upper class)

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



President's Honors Scholarship

Awarded based on a composite ACT score of 28 or higher and high school class rank in the top 5 percent, until funds are fully committed. Recipients are eligible to apply for the Honor's Apprentice Scholarship. If chosen, the Honor's Apprentice Scholarship replaces the President's Honors Scholarship.

Award Amount: $8,000 over four years

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



University Scholarship

Awarded based on a composite ACT score of 24-25 and high school class rank in the top 50 percent; or ACT score of 21-23 and high school rank in the top 10 percent; until funds are fully committed.

Award Amount: $4,000 over four years

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Number Awarded: Varies

Deadline: None

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid



Valedictorian Scholarship

Awarded to students who rank number one in their high school class. Must meet minimum admission requirement of a 21 composite ACT score.

Award Amount: $6,000 over four years

Renewable? Yes:
with a minimum university GPA of 3.5

Contact:
Sumi Lehman
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Ave S
Moorhead, MN 56563

Phone: (218) 477-2252
Fax: (218) 477-2058
E-mail: finaid@mnstate.edu

More Info:
http://www.mnstate.edu/finaid