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There are over 500 different scholarships available to SCSU students, with a wide variety of eligibility requirements. Application deadlines vary; many scholarships close at 11:59 p.m. on March 13, 2023. You must meet minimum enrollment requirements during the upcoming academic year to receive scholarships.

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    Opportunities Table
    Award Name Actions
    varies Abigail Falk Creative Writing Prize
    1. English major with Creative Writing emphasis or minor 2. Awarded to...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Adam Theisen Endowed Scholarship for English Majors
    1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Junior or Senior...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies AFSCME Local #753 Scholarship
    1. Full dues paying member of AFSCME Local #753 in good standing or...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    500-1000 Al Grewe Memorial Scholarship
    1. Major in Biological Sciences 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Alfred Pavlish Physics Teaching Scholarship
    1. Physics Education major 2. Junior or senior when the scholarship is...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Alice L. Binger Scholarship for Internship Programs
    1. Undergraduate or graduate student doing an internship with an agency...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Alton C. and Haidako H. Wolfer Endowed Scholarship in History
    1. Undergraduate History BA major or BS Social Studies History major 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Andrea "Andy" Arriagada-Hernandez Memorial Music Scholarship for Voice
    1. Music or Music Education major 2. Voice student 3. In SCSU choir ...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Anne Simonett Memorial Instrumental Music Scholarship
    1. Instrumental music major. You must submit a general application in...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Arch and Amy Pease Scholarship in Mass Communications
    1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Arthur and Barbara Grachek Communication Studies Scholarship
    1. Active in a student organization affiliated with Communication...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Arvid R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship
    1. Criminal Justice or Sociology major 2. Junior or Senior during term...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Ashish and Nita Vaidya District 742 Scholarship
    1. Graduated from a public high school in St. Cloud District 742 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences Scholarship
    1. Major in Atmospheric and Hydrological Sciences 2. GPA 3.0 overall,...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Atwood Memorial Center Student Scholarship
    1. Leadership, involvement or employment at Atwood Memorial Center...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Aviation Career Scholarship
    1. Has a serious interest in building a career in some facet of the...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Barbara Gunderson Memorial Fund for Student Conference Travel
    1. Admitted Special Education major who is in junior or senior year...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $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...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Bauerly Brothers Construction Management Scholarship
    1. Majoring in Construction Management or Technology Management with an...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Bert and Helen LeBlanc Legacy Scholarship
    1. Undergraduate nontraditional student as defined by the university 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Beverly Timmers Scholarship for Special Education Student Teaching Semester
    1. Admitted Special Education major 2. Minimum GPA 3.0 in major courses...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $5,000.00 Bill Hyers Political Science Scholarship
    1. Political Science major with a desire to work in electoral politics ...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Biology Endowed Scholarship Fund
    1. Admitted major in Biology, Biomedical Sciences or Biochemistry and...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Bob and Phyllis Goff Education Scholarship
    1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Financial need ...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Bonnie Hedin Graduate Fellowship for Library Media Specialists
    1. Admitted to a graduate program for Library Media 2. Overall GPA 3.0...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Braden G. Bogue Scholarship for English Majors
    1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Demonstrated...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $1,000.00 Bradley J. Kaffar Scholarship in Special Education
    1. Undergraduate or graduate student admitted in Special Education...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Bradley Quin Erickson Memorial Scholarship
    1. Enrolled full-time student 2. Junior or senior during term...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $2,000.00 Brewer Endowed Scholarship in Teacher Education
    1. Admitted Elementary Education or Secondary/K-12 Licensure major 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Brian and Karla Myres Endowed Scholarship
    1. Major in Finance with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Full time junior...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Bruce and Gail Geyer Scholarship in Education
    1. Admitted Elementary Education major 2. Minimum GPA 3.0 (upload...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Business Student Executive Council (BSEC) Scholarship for Graduate Students
    Money for these scholarships is revenue from Career Day held annually....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Business Student Executive Council (BSEC) Scholarship for Undergraduate Business Majors
    Money for these scholarships is revenue from Career Day held annually....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Byron Bergren Business School Scholarship
    1. Admitted to Upper Division Status in a Herberger Business School...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    1000-2000 Cadet Isaiah Chinye Okia Memorial Scholarship
    1. Major in Criminal Justice 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 3....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Caldecott Family Scholarship in Criminal Justice
    1. Declared major in Criminal Justice, planning to attend law school...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    500-1000 Caldecott Family Scholarship in Political Science
    1. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 2. Declared...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Calvin, Alma, and Elio Gower Scholarship in History
    1. Undergraduate History BA major or BS Social Studies History major 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $2,500.00 Campbell Criminal Justice Scholarship
    1. Criminal Justice major 2. Overall GPA of 2.75 or higher 3....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    500-1000 Carl and Marilyn Savage Graduate Student Scholarship in Library Media
    1. Master’s degree student in Library Media 2. Overall GPA of 3.75 3....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Carol Loberg Fourth Cavalry Association Scholarship
    1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major 2. Served student or...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Carol Virginia Walsh Wood Endowed Scholarship
    1. Admitted Secondary Education major 2. Minimum overall GPA 3.5...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Catherine Mary Gohl Memorial Scholarship
    1. Admitted Elementary Education major 2. Minimum GPA 3.0 (upload...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Central MN Estate Planning Council Scholarship
    1. Junior or senior admitted to any major 2. Demonstrated interest in a...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Charles and Carol Vick Communication Studies Scholarship
    1. Communication Studies major 2. Nontraditional student as defined by...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $500-$2000 Charles and Ellora Alliss Scholarship
    These scholarships are made available to undergraduate Minnesota...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Charles and Shirley Echols Music Scholarship
    1. Music major. You must submit a general application in Huskies...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    1000-2000 Charles Emery Memorial Scholarship for Student Teaching
    1. Admitted Education major 2. Senior who is student teaching during...
    Deadline03/13/2023
    $2,000.00 Charles L. Nelson College of Science and Engineering Scholarship
    1. Majoring in a field of the College of Science and Engineering 2....
    Deadline03/13/2023
    varies Charles Rehwaldt Endowment for the Biological Sciences
    1. Majoring in Biological Sciences 2. Superior academic achievement in...
    Deadline03/13/2023