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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions

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

Presidential Scholarship

Awarded for academic excellence among incoming students anticipating full-time enrollment. Must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5, strong evidence of scholastic achievement, demonstrated success in coursework and involvement in school or community activities/service and organizations. Awarded without regard to financial need.

Award Amount: Full tuition 16 credits per semester
Renewable? Yes, for a 2nd year
Deadline: March 1st
Contact: Kelly Magnuson
Ridgewater College Foundation
P.O. Box 1097
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 222-6094
Fax: (320) 222-5212
E-mail: kelly.magnuson@ridgewater.edu
More info: www.ridgewater.edu/
 

Trustee Scholarship

Awarded to recognize the potential for success among students who have never had the opportunity to pursue higher education or who may have been away from a college or university setting for several years. The scholarship rewards students for relevant life accomplishments and helps them begin or return to college to achieve their personal and professional goals. Based on a demonstrated desire for change in personal and/or professional circumstances; must provide evidence of potential to succeed academically, evidence of financial need and exhibited leadership ability and involvement in the community and service activities.

Award Amount: $500 for part-time students, $1,000 for full-time students
Renewable? No
Deadline: March 1st for fall awards Nov. 1st for spring awards
Contact: Kelly Magnuson
Ridgewater College Foundation
P.O. Box 1097
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 222-6094
Fax: (320) 222-5212
E-mail: kelly.magnuson@ridgewater.edu
More info: www.ridgewater.edu/