Our Opportunities

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

The Scholarship Application Season for 2020-2021 will begin on January 13, 2020.

You may submit a General Scholarship Application now if you will be enrolled during the next academic year. Be sure to return to Huskies Scholarships after January 13th to apply for individual scholarships that require additional information (two-thirds of the scholarships).

You must meet minimum enrollment requirements during the semester(s) a scholarship is received.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies Andrea "Andy" Arriagada-Hernandez Memorial Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Voice student 3. In SCSU choir 4. Overall GPA 3.0 or above 5. Sophomore, junior or senior during term scholarship is...
1. Music major 2. Voice student 3. In SCSU choir 4. Overall GPA 3.0...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Anne Simonett Memorial Instrumental Music Scholarship
1. Instrumental music major. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application found here to the...
1. Instrumental music major. If you meet these requirements, apply now...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Charles and Shirley Echols Music Scholarship
1. Intended or accepted music major. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application found here to...
1. Intended or accepted music major. If you meet these requirements,...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Charlotte West Anderson String Scholarship
1. Intended or accepted music major 2. Plays a bowed stringed instrument. Preference will be given to a student playing cello or string bass but...
1. Intended or accepted music major 2. Plays a bowed stringed...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Cristine Rehwaldt Memorial Scholarship
1. Freshman who intends to major in music 2. Plays violin. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition...
1. Freshman who intends to major in music 2. Plays violin. If you meet...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies David J. Ernest Woodwind Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Plays a woodwind instrument. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application...
1. Music major 2. Plays a woodwind instrument. If you meet these...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies David Swenson Memorial Scholarship
1. Intended or accepted music major or minor. Preference will be given to percussion students. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO...
1. Intended or accepted music major or minor. Preference will be given...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Dorothy Weismann Memorial Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Voice student. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application found here to the...
1. Music major 2. Voice student. If you meet these requirements, apply...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Earl M. Danforth Music Scholarship
1. Intended or accepted music major. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application found here to...
1. Intended or accepted music major. If you meet these requirements,...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Harvey Waugh Memorial String Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Plays a bowed stringed instrument. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition...
1. Music major 2. Plays a bowed stringed instrument. If you meet these...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Helen Steen Huls Memorial Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Voice student. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition Application found here to the...
1. Music major 2. Voice student. If you meet these requirements, apply...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Kenton Frohrip Scholarship for Brass Instrument Performers
1. Music major 2. Plays a brass instrument. Preference given to trombonists. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the...
1. Music major 2. Plays a brass instrument. Preference given to...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Mabeth Saure Gyllstrom Endowed Voice Scholarship
1. Incoming freshman who intends to major in music 2. Voice student. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate...
1. Incoming freshman who intends to major in music 2. Voice student. ...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Mildred E. McGonagle Vocal Music Endowed Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Voice student with operatic potential 3. Enrolled full-time when the scholarship is received. If you meet these requirements,...
1. Music major 2. Voice student with operatic potential 3. Enrolled...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Music Scholarship
Determined by department
Determined by department
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Myrl Carlsen Scholarship
1. Music major 2. Voice student 3. Financial need. If you meet these requirements, apply now and ALSO submit the appropriate Audition...
1. Music major 2. Voice student 3. Financial need. If you meet these...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
1000-1500 Richard and Alice Barg Meinz Instrumental Music Scholarship
1. Admitted or intended instrumental music major. Special consideration will be given to a student with financial need who is preparing for a...
1. Admitted or intended instrumental music major. Special consideration...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: 1000-1500
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Roger Barrett Scholarship for Students in Brass Music Education
1. Music Education major 2. Plays a brass instrument 3. Enrolled full-time when the scholarship is received. Preference will be given to a...
1. Music Education major 2. Plays a brass instrument 3. Enrolled...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
varies Ruth Gant Piano Scholarship
1. Intended or accepted Music major 2. Plays piano 3. If a freshman, graduated in top 10% of high school class or had a high school GPA of at...
1. Intended or accepted Music major 2. Plays piano 3. If a freshman,...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/13/2020
$1,000.00 Communication Sciences and Disorders Diversity Scholarship
1. Newly admitted graduate student in Communication Sciences and Disorders; Additional consideration will be given to students who 1) add to the...
1. Newly admitted graduate student in Communication Sciences and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Gail and Dean Anderson Endowed Graduate Scholarship
1. Newly admitted full-time graduate student in Communication Sciences and Disorders 2. Demonstrated undergraduate academic accomplishment and the...
1. Newly admitted full-time graduate student in Communication Sciences...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 Mary S. Weise Scholarship for Clinical Excellence
1. Second-year graduate student in good academic standing majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders 2. Demonstrated excellence in clinical...
1. Second-year graduate student in good academic standing majoring in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$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
$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
$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 Dr. William A. Nolen Scholarship
1. Sophomore or junior during term scholarship is disbursed 2. From Meeker County, MN 3. Financial need 4. Community involvement; Additional...
1. Sophomore or junior during term scholarship is disbursed 2. From...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies John G. Berling Award for Outstanding Information Media Graduate Projects
This award is to recognize the top graduate Plan A Thesis, Plan B Research/Starred Paper and Plan C Portfolio Project in Information Media....
This award is to recognize the top graduate Plan A Thesis, Plan B...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Federated Insurance Scholarship
1. Admitted to a major in the Herberger Business School 2. Sophomore, junior or senior when the scholarship is disbursed 3. Overall GPA of at...
1. Admitted to a major in the Herberger Business School 2. Sophomore,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Mary Beth Wedum Coborn Plaza Scholarship for New Entering International Students
To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must be an international student who is a newly admitted freshmen or newly admitted transfer...
To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must be an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Mary Beth Wedum Coborn Plaza Scholarship for New Entering Transfer Students
To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must be a newly admitted student who is transferring to SCSU from another institution of higher...
To be eligible for this scholarship, an applicant must be a newly...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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 APG of East Central Minnesota (ECM), Elmer L. Anderson Scholarship
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in journalism or strategic communications 2. Minimum GPA 2.5 overall
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Arch and Amy Pease Scholarship in Mass Communications
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in journalism or strategic communications 2. Minimum GPA 2.5 overall
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in...
  • 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
$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
$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