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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions

Below are some of the scholarships offered by the college you selected.

Best of Class Scholarship

Awarded to Minnesota residents who rank either first or second in their high school class.

Award Amount: 50 percent of resident tuition
Renewable? Yes, for 4 years based on academic standing
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

Chancellors Merit Transfer Scholarship

UMD considers new transfer students who show evidence of collegiate success.

Award Amount: $4,000
Renewable? Yes, for 2 years based on academic standing
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

Chancellors Scholarship

UMD considers incoming first-year students who are heavily involved in school and community activities and demonstrate high academic ability.

Award Amount: $3,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, for 4 years based on academic standing
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

Honors Scholarship

UMD considers students selected to participate in the University Honors program. Scholarship helps cover the cost of books for the academic year.

Award Amount: $1,500
Renewable? Yes, based on completion of Honors Program participation and GPA requirements
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/honors
 

Iron Range Scholarship

UMD considers Minnesota residents who have demonstrated solid academic performance and made meaningful contributions to their school and their community.

Award Amount: $1,000
Renewable? Yes, for 2-4 years based on academic standing
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

Presidential Scholarship

UMD considers students with outstanding academic performance in all college preparatory classes and who demonstrate leadership, creativity and community involvement.

Award Amount: $5,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, for 4 years based on academic standing
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

Presidents Distinguished Student Scholarship

Awards will be made to students based on their contribution to diversity, high academic achievement, academic potential and demonstrated leadership and community involvement.

Award Amount: $3,000
Renewable? Yes, for a total of 4 years based on academic standing
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.d.umn.edu/admissions/meritschol.html
 

U Promise Scholarship

Eligible new freshman and transfer students enrolling for the first time in the fall of 2011 and beyond will receive a guaranteed, multi-year, U Promise Scholarship. ul liEligible new freshmen will receive a guaranteed need-based scholarship, ranging from $570 to $4,000 each year, for four years./li liEligible new transfer students will receive a guaranteed, need-based scholarship, ranging from $640 to $2,000 each year, for two years/li /ul

Award Amount: $570 to $4,000
Renewable? Yes, with satisfactory academic progress, must continue to met eligibility requirements and complete a FAFSA.
Contact: Office of Admissions
25 Solon Campus Ctr
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
Phone: (800) 232-1339
Fax: (218) 726-6394
E-mail: umdadmis@d.umn.edu
More info: www.upromise.umn.edu