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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions

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

More U of M financial aid information is available at One Stop Student Services.

Gold Scholar Award

Preference is given to National Merit Finalists who declare the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities as their first-choice college by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation deadline.

Award Amount: $10,000 each year for four years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded.
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

University Honors Program Scholarship

Academic scholarship awarded to admitted Honors students based on an overall assessment of each admitted student's academic preparation and performance, as well as the additional information provided in the admission application.

Award Amount: $2,000 each year for four years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

Maroon and Gold Leadership Award

Academic scholarship awarded based on an overall assessment of each admitted student's academic preparation and performance, as well as the additional information provided in the admission application. Minnesota resident or Minnesota Dream Act eligible.

Award Amount: $12,000 each year for four years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded.
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

University of Minnesota Academic Excellence Scholarship

Academic scholarship awarded based on an overall assessment of each admitted student's academic preparation and performance, as well as the additional information provided in the admission application. Minnesota resident or Minnesota Dream Act eligible, interested in English/creative writing, fine arts, foreign language, math, science, or social studies.

Award Amount: $6,500 each year for four years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded.
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

Presidential Scholarship

Academic scholarship awarded based on an overall assessment of each admitted student's academic preparation and performance, as well as the additional information provided in the admission application.

Award Amount: $1,000 - $10,000 each year for four years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded.
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

Iron Range Scholarship

Academic scholarship awarded based on an overall assessment of each admitted student's academic preparation and performance, as well as the additional information provided in the admission application. Minnesota resident or Minnesota Dream Act eligible.

Award Amount: $1,000 - $3,000 each year for 2-4 years
Renewable? Yes, requirements for renewal are shared with recipients when the scholarship is awarded.
Deadline: December 15th priority deadline for freshman admission application
Contact: Admissions Counselor
U of M Office of Admissions
240 Williamson Hall
231 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 625-2008
Fax: (612) 626-0990
More info: http://admissions.tc.umn.edu/costsaid/scholarships.html
 

U Promise Scholarship

Under the University of Minnesota Promise Scholarship (U Promise), eligible new Minnesota resident (or Minnesota Dream Act eligible) undergraduates with a family income of up to $100,000 will be guaranteed a U Promise Scholarship. Eligible new freshmen will receive a need-based scholarship, ranging from $570 to $4,000 each year for four years. Eligible new transfer students will receive a need-based scholarship, ranging from $640 to $2,000 each year for two years.

Award Amount: $570 to $4,000
Renewable? Yes, with satisfactory academic progress, must continue to meet eligibility requirements and complete a FAFSA.
Deadline: March 1st priority financial aid application deadline
Contact: One Stop Counselor
One Stop Student Services Center
333 Science Teaching & Student Services
222 Pleasant Saint S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: (612) 624-1111
Fax: (612) 626-1754
More info: http://www.upromise.umn.edu