Our Opportunities


Welcome to St. Cloud State University’s scholarship application site offering over 500 different scholarships with a wide range of eligibility requirements.

Most scholarships for academic year 2018-2019 were determined during spring 2018 but there are several scholarships currently accepting applications. They are listed first. Awards will be applied to 2018-2019 tuition.

The Scholarship Application Season for 2019-2020 will begin on January 14, 2019.


Submit a new General Scholarship Application annually. You must meet minimum enrollment requirements during the semester(s) a scholarship is received.


Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies Allen and Betty Brink Mathematics Educators Scholarship
1. Math Education or Math major 2. GPA 3.25 overall and 3.5 in math courses; Additional consideration will be given to students with interest or...
1. Math Education or Math major 2. GPA 3.25 overall and 3.5 in math...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies F. Glen Hamilton Scholarship
This scholarship is for students pursuing a major or minor in Computer Science, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Statistics, Information...
This scholarship is for students pursuing a major or minor in Computer...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Gerald T. Johnson Mathematics Scholarship
1. Mathematics or Mathematics Education major 2. Junior or senior during the term scholarship is disbursed 3. Overall GPA 3.0 or above and GPA of...
1. Mathematics or Mathematics Education major 2. Junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Kodak Professional Imaging Scholarship for Information Technology Security
1. Intended or admitted to major in Information Technology Security (Cybersecurity) 2. Has completed or is currently enrolled in MATH 271, CNA 425...
1. Intended or admitted to major in Information Technology Security...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Louisa Johnson Teachers of Math Scholarship
1. Math Education major 2. GPA of 3.5 or above in math classes 3. Demonstrated teaching aptitude; Additional consideration given to females. TO...
1. Math Education major 2. GPA of 3.5 or above in math classes 3....
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Margaret and Clifford Bemis Memorial Scholarship in Math Education
1. Mathematics Education major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Overall GPA of 3.0 or above and 3.5 in major...
1. Mathematics Education major 2. Junior or senior during term...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Mathematics & Statistics and Computer Science & Information Technology Endowed Scholarship
Students who are accepted in a major or minor program in Mathematics & Statistics, Computer Science & Information Technology or Software...
Students who are accepted in a major or minor program in Mathematics...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/07/2018
1000-2000 Monte Johnson Computer Science Scholarship Endowment
1. Computer Science major 2. Demonstrated interest in statistics or mathematics 3. Overall GPA 3.0 and 3.5 in major courses; Preference for...
1. Computer Science major 2. Demonstrated interest in statistics or...
  • Deadline: 09/07/2018
  • Award: 1000-2000
Deadline09/07/2018
varies Neil Kennedy Memorial Scholarship
1. Admitted into Upper Division Status Real Estate major 2. GPA of 3.0 or above 3. Financial need
1. Admitted into Upper Division Status Real Estate major 2. GPA of 3.0...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
varies Real Estate Endowed Scholarship
1. Admitted Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Junior or senior when scholarship is received 3. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
1. Admitted Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Junior or...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
varies Real Estate Scholarship
This scholarship is for students coded as an admitted or intended Real Estate major or coded as a real estate minor. You are not required to be of...
This scholarship is for students coded as an admitted or intended Real...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
varies Richard Chalstrom/Raymond Anderson Scholarship in Real Estate
1. Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Junior or senior during the term the scholarship is disbursed 3. Overall GPA 2.9 or above
1. Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
$1,000.00 Scot Radel Real Estate Scholarship
1. Admitted Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Minnesota resident
1. Admitted Real Estate major with Upper Division Status 2. Minnesota...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline09/14/2018
varies SCSU Real Estate Alumni Association Scholarship
1. Admitted into Upper Division Status Real Estate major 2. Overall GPA 2.65 or above 3. Financial need 4. Enrolled full time when the...
1. Admitted into Upper Division Status Real Estate major 2. Overall GPA...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
varies Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) Minnesota Chapter Scholarship
1. Real Estate major or minor OR Finance major with a real estate related co-op/internship experience who has taken real estate course work 2....
1. Real Estate major or minor OR Finance major with a real estate...
  • Deadline: 09/14/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline09/14/2018
$1,000.00 SCSU Recovery Community Scholarship
This application deadline is for students who will be residing in the SCSU Recovery Community during spring semester and are enrolled full time.
This application deadline is for students who will be residing in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Languages and Cultures Scholarship
1. Admitted major in a language program 2. Overall GPA of 3.3 or above 3. GPA of at least 3.5 in major courses 4. Has completed at least 6...
1. Admitted major in a language program 2. Overall GPA of 3.3 or above ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$2,500.00 CMMA Tour of Manufacturing Scholarship
This scholarship is open to new entering freshmen, new entering transfer students and current undergraduate students who participated in the Tour...
This scholarship is open to new entering freshmen, new entering transfer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
varies Human Resource Management Scholarships
1. Management major with human resource management concentration (required to upload DARS from eServices) 2. Admitted to Upper Division Status 3....
1. Management major with human resource management concentration...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Manufacturing Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship is for students admitted to Manufacturing Engineering. The department may set additional requirements.
This scholarship is for students admitted to Manufacturing Engineering....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Robert Hebeisen Endowed Business Scholarship
1. Declared major in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Graduated from Willmar High School 3. Enrolled full-time when the scholarship is...
1. Declared major in a field of the Herberger Business School 2....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
125-500 Common Reading Program Essay Competition
Students must be a first-semester, first-time SCSU student (NEF) or SCTCC Connections student this fall, continuing on for their studies at SCSU in...
Students must be a first-semester, first-time SCSU student (NEF) or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 125-500
Ended
$1,000.00 Dennis Thayer Leadership Award
The Department of Campus Involvement awards 25 Excellence in Leadership Awards annually. The top-scoring student receives the Dennis Thayer...
The Department of Campus Involvement awards 25 Excellence in Leadership...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$0.00 Excellence in Leadership Award
Each spring, the Department of Campus Involvement hosts the annual Excellence in Leadership Banquet and presents Excellence In Leadership Awards to...
Each spring, the Department of Campus Involvement hosts the annual...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
varies A. F. Brainard Memorial Scholarship in Physical Education
1 Admitted to Health and Physical Education major 2. GPA of 3.0 in physical education coursework 3. Demonstrated leadership and ethical standards...
1 Admitted to Health and Physical Education major 2. GPA of 3.0 in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Abigail Falk Creative Writing Prize
1. English major with Creative Writing emphasis or minor 2. Awarded to student with highest number of creative writing credits AND highest GPA...
1. English major with Creative Writing emphasis or minor 2. Awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Activism for Social Justice Scholarship
1. Must be an undergraduate student formally admitted as a Social Work major 2. Has engaged in efforts to address social justice and practice...
1. Must be an undergraduate student formally admitted as a Social Work...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Adam Theisen Endowed Scholarship for English Majors
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Junior or Senior during semester scholarship is disbursed 3. Enrolled full time when the...
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Junior or Senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies AFSCME Local #753 Scholarship
1. Full dues paying member of AFSCME Local #753 in good standing or their eligible dependents 2. Enrolled for credits at St. Cloud State...
1. Full dues paying member of AFSCME Local #753 in good standing or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
500-1000 Al Grewe Memorial Scholarship
1. Major in Biological Sciences 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
1. Major in Biological Sciences 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500-1000
Ended
varies Alice L. Binger Scholarship for Internship Programs
1. Undergraduate or graduate student doing an internship with an agency providing services for those with development disabilities
1. Undergraduate or graduate student doing an internship with an agency...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Alton C. and Haidako H. Wolfer Endowed Scholarship in History
1. History BA major or BS Social Studies History major 2. Junior, senior or graduate student during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Active on...
1. History BA major or BS Social Studies History major 2. Junior,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies American Indian Center Scholarship
1. Native American enrolled full-time when the scholarship is received 2. Must be a descendent from a federally recognized tribe 3.Overall GPA of...
1. Native American enrolled full-time when the scholarship is received ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Andy Virden Memorial Scholarship
1. Blind or visually impaired* (see definition below) 2. Enrolled full time and in good academic standing 3. Active in community service. If no...
1. Blind or visually impaired* (see definition below) 2. Enrolled full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Arch and Amy Pease Scholarship in Mass Communications
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major in sequence News Editorial (Print) or Advertising 2. Required to upload three portfolio work examples...
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major in sequence News Editorial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Arthur and Barbara Grachek Communication Studies Scholarship
1. Enrolled full-time 2. GPA at least 3.0 3. Active in a student organization affiliated with communication studies 4. Upload statement of...
1. Enrolled full-time 2. GPA at least 3.0 3. Active in a student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Arvid R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship
1. Criminal Justice or Sociology major 2. Junior or Senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Minimum GPA of 3.0 4. Financial need
1. Criminal Justice or Sociology major 2. Junior or Senior during term...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Association of Nigerian Engineers in Minnesota (ANEM) Scholarship
1. Nigerian citizen 2. Majoring in one of the programs of the School of Computing, Engineering and Environment (Computer Science and Information...
1. Nigerian citizen 2. Majoring in one of the programs of the School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$500.00 Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences Scholarship
1. Major in Atmospheric and Hydrological Sciences 2. GPA 3.0 overall, 3.25 in Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences courses (required to upload...
1. Major in Atmospheric and Hydrological Sciences 2. GPA 3.0 overall,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
varies Atwood Memorial Center Student Scholarship
1. Leadership, involvement or employment at Atwood Memorial Center (essay required) 2. Sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student during term...
1. Leadership, involvement or employment at Atwood Memorial Center...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Barbara Gunderson Memorial Fund for Student Conference Travel
1. Admitted Special Education major who is in junior or senior year block or is student teaching 2. Will be traveling to attend a conference 3....
1. Admitted Special Education major who is in junior or senior year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Barbara J. Bloomer Scholarship for Language Teachers & Study Abroad
1. Planning to teach a foreign language or ELL 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 3. Eligible for financial aid; Special consideration will be given...
1. Planning to teach a foreign language or ELL 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Bauerly Brothers Construction Management Scholarship
1. Majoring in Technology Management with an emphasis in Construction Management 2. Will be a junior or senior when the scholarship is disbursed ...
1. Majoring in Technology Management with an emphasis in Construction...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Bert and Helen LeBlanc Legacy Scholarship
1. Undergraduate non-traditional student as defined by the university 2. Admitted to major in Ecology and Field Biology, Early Childhood Education...
1. Undergraduate non-traditional student as defined by the university ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Beverly Timmers Scholarship for Special Education Student Teaching Semester
1. Admitted Special Education major 2. Minimum GPA 3.0 in major courses (required to upload degree audit report from eServices) 3. Essay...
1. Admitted Special Education major 2. Minimum GPA 3.0 in major courses...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Bill and Sharon Ellingson Art Scholarship
Must be admitted to major in Art, Art Education, Studio Art, Graphic Design or Art History. To be eligible to receive this scholarship you must: 1....
Must be admitted to major in Art, Art Education, Studio Art, Graphic...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Biology Endowed Scholarship Fund
1. Admitted major in Biology, Biomedical Sciences or Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2. GPA of 3.0 or better overall and 3.0 in all major-level...
1. Admitted major in Biology, Biomedical Sciences or Biochemistry and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Bob and Phyllis Goff Education Scholarship
1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Financial need 3. Undergraduate enrolled full time when the scholarship is received 4....
1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Financial need ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Bonnie Hedin Graduate Fellowship for Library Media Specialists
1. Admitted to a graduate program for library media 2. Overall GPA 3.0 or higher 3. Essay required
1. Admitted to a graduate program for library media 2. Overall GPA 3.0...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Braden G. Bogue Scholarship for English Majors
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Demonstrated leadership 3. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 4. Minimum...
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Demonstrated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended