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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 15, 2021. You must meet minimum enrollment requirements during the upcoming academic year to receive scholarships.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies Chemistry Department Scholarship
1. Chemistry major or minor or a B.S. Chemistry Education major or a B.S. Chemistry/General Science Education major 2. Must have completed a...
1. Chemistry major or minor or a B.S. Chemistry Education major or a...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Chemistry Transfer Student Scholarship
This scholarship is for new entering transfer students. It may be renewed for one year if the student has a SCSU chemistry courses GPA of 3.0 or...
This scholarship is for new entering transfer students. It may be...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Clair and Doris Daggett Scholarship Endowment
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 3. Essay required
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Clarence Fogelstrom Endowed Scholarship
1. Undergraduate enrolled full-time when scholarship is received 2. Financial need 3. Overall SCSU GPA of 3.25 or higher
1. Undergraduate enrolled full-time when scholarship is received 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Claude and Helen DelZoppo Scholarship
1. Nontraditional female student at least 25 years old working to overcome significant obstacles 2. Financial need 3. Minimum GPA 3.0 4. Junior...
1. Nontraditional female student at least 25 years old working to...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 College of Liberal Arts Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in a field of the College of Liberal Arts except art, music, theatre or film studies (see School of the Arts...
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in a field of the College of Liberal...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 College of Science and Engineering Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in a field of the College of Science and Engineering, including fields in the School of Computing, Engineering &...
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in a field of the College of Science...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Colonel and Phyllis Nemec Endowed Scholarship for Physical Education Students
1. Major in Health and Physical Education 2. Sophomore, junior or senior 3. Enrolled full time when the scholarship is received; Additional...
1. Major in Health and Physical Education 2. Sophomore, junior or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Criminal Justice Scholarship
1. Criminal Justice major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Demonstrated community service involvement as described on...
1. Criminal Justice major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Crumpton Farrell Finance & Economics Scholarship
1. Double major in Finance and Economics 2. GPA of 3.0 or above 3. Active beyond the classroom (may include organizations, employment, athletics,...
1. Double major in Finance and Economics 2. GPA of 3.0 or above 3....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$500.00 Dale L. and Gretchen N. Swanson Film Studies Scholarship
1. Film studies major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. GPA of 3.0 or above 4. Enrolled full-time when the scholarship...
1. Film studies major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dale Trippler Geography and Planning Scholarship
1. Major in Geography or Planning & Community Development 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Minimum GPA of 3.5 in major...
1. Major in Geography or Planning & Community Development 2. Junior or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Darlene M. Carlson Scholarship for Juniors in the Sciences
1. Admitted to major in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics 2. Graduated from a MN high school 3. Has completed at least 40 college...
1. Admitted to major in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies David and Kathryn Campbell Endowed Scholarship
1. Enrolled full-time 2. Intends to teach Math, History or Social Studies
1. Enrolled full-time 2. Intends to teach Math, History or Social Studies
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies David Sorensen Chemistry Scholarship
Applicant must be admitted to major or minor in Chemistry, having completed at least two years at SCSU. Transfer students are ineligible. Must...
Applicant must be admitted to major or minor in Chemistry, having...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
up to half tuition Deeann Griebel Honors Student Scholarship
1. Enrolled in Honors program with overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 2. Financial need and/or has displayed outstanding activities toward the growth of...
1. Enrolled in Honors program with overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: up to half tuition
Deadline03/15/2021
500-1000 Dennis and Anne Fields Scholarship in Library Media
1. Master’s degree student in Information Media: Instructional Technology 2. Demonstrated leadership qualities 3. Essays required 4. Enrolled...
1. Master’s degree student in Information Media: Instructional...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 500-1000
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Diana Clarke Carter Business Scholarship
1. Admitted to a major in the HBS with Upper Division Status or admitted to minor in business 2. GPA of 3.0 or above 3. Enrolled full-time when...
1. Admitted to a major in the HBS with Upper Division Status or admitted...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Don and Norma Stein Endowed Business Scholarship
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Overall GPA of at least 3.5 3. Required to upload...
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Donald Victor Hess Memorial Scholarship
1. Finance major with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Financial need 4. GPA...
1. Finance major with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Sophomore, junior...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$500.00 Dora Perry Scholarship in Middle Education
1. Admitted Secondary Education major 2. Junior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. Minimum GPA 3.0 (upload degree audit, available in eServices)
1. Admitted Secondary Education major 2. Junior during term scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dorothy Barker Scholarship
1. Major in Medical Technology OR Biology student who is also majoring in health related area 2. Financial need 3. Junior or senior during term...
1. Major in Medical Technology OR Biology student who is also majoring...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dorothy Esler Memorial Scholarship
1. Admitted to a graduate program in one of the natural or mathematical sciences programs (Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Physics and...
1. Admitted to a graduate program in one of the natural or mathematical...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Doug Johnson Memorial Scholarship
1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Demonstrated achievement and leadership 3. GPA of 3.0 or above; Additional consideration...
1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Carolyn Ruth Armstrong Williams Family Scholarship
1. Intended or admitted major in Social Studies Education or History Teacher Education 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed ...
1. Intended or admitted major in Social Studies Education or History...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. Doreen Keable Learning Resources Center Scholarship
1. Admitted to a graduate program for Library Media 2. Essay required; Additional consideration given to students from Northern or Central...
1. Admitted to a graduate program for Library Media 2. Essay required;...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Douglas and Karen Magnus Scholarship
1. Undergraduate intending or admitted to major in Chemistry, Elementary Education or Secondary Education 2. Sophomore, junior or senior when the...
1. Undergraduate intending or admitted to major in Chemistry, Elementary...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. Dwaine Reed Tallent Business Management Scholarship
1. Management major with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. GPA 2.8 – 2.99 4. US...
1. Management major with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Gordon and Thelma Mortrude Teacher Education Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in elementary or secondary education 2. Demonstrated financial need 3. Minimum GPA of 3.0 within major courses...
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in elementary or secondary education ...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. Herbert P. Lohrman Scholarship in Sociology
1. Sociology major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 3. GPA 3.0 or above
1. Sociology major 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. James G. and Ruth P. Marmas Endowed Scholarship
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Junior or senior during the term the scholarship is...
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. Robert O. Bixby Memorial Scholarship
1. Undergraduate who has completed Geographic Information Science courses GEOG 216 and GEOG 316 (required to upload degree audit report from...
1. Undergraduate who has completed Geographic Information Science...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Dr. Rose Reha Memorial Marketing/General Business Scholarship
1. General Business or Marketing major with HBS Upper Division Status 2. GPA 3.5 or above Additional consideration given to students planning to...
1. General Business or Marketing major with HBS Upper Division Status 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
1000-2000 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: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 1000-2000
Deadline03/15/2021
1000-1500 Drew Roser Memorial Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in English, history or philosophy 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 3. Demonstrated financial need 4. Enrolled...
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in English, history or philosophy 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 1000-1500
Deadline03/15/2021
1000-2000 Duane Dunkley Memorial Scholarship
1. Native American enrolled member of Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe 2. Elementary or secondary education major 3. Essay required; This scholarship is...
1. Native American enrolled member of Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 1000-2000
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Duane Joyer Memorial Scholarship
1. Declared major with HBS Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Active member of a Herberger Business School...
1. Declared major with HBS Upper Division Status in a field of the...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies DUFES Scholarship
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications majors who do not take themselves too seriously 2. Has student or professional media experience and has...
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications majors who do not take themselves...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
1000-2000 E. Scott Bryce Mass Communications Scholarship
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major 2. Will be a senior when the scholarship is received 3. Has overcome significant personal adversity...
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major 2. Will be a senior when the...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 1000-2000
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Economics Scholarship
1. Undergraduate majoring in Economics, Business Economics or Mathematical Economics 2. GPA of 3.0 or above 3. Essay 4. Required to upload...
1. Undergraduate majoring in Economics, Business Economics or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Elaine Leach Women in Educational Administration Endowed Scholarship
1. Admitted in the graduate program of Educational Administration and Leadership; Also eligible are students accepted in the EDAD Master of Science...
1. Admitted in the graduate program of Educational Administration and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Electrical and Computer Engineering Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering 2. Has not yet started senior design (required to upload...
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in Electrical Engineering or Computer...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Elizabeth and Lyle Van Pelt Scholarship in English
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Overall GPA 3.0 or above 3. Essay required; Financial need may be considered
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Overall GPA 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Elizabeth Cully Teaching English as a Second Language Scholarship
1. Pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) 2. Financial need 3. Enrolled full time when the scholarship is...
1. Pursuing a Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
varies Elizabeth L. Howard Scholarship for Women
1. Nontraditional, undergraduate female student age 25 or older 2. Financial need 3. Has personal career goals requiring a college degree in...
1. Nontraditional, undergraduate female student age 25 or older 2....
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$1,000.00 Elizabeth McDowall Scholarship for Single Parents
1. Single parent or guardian of a dependent child 2. Overall GPA of 2.75 or higher 3. Enrolled full time when the scholarship is received;...
1. Single parent or guardian of a dependent child 2. Overall GPA of...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
$2,000.00 Elloyd A. Hauser Endowed Scholarship
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger Business School 2. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed ...
1. Declared major with Upper Division Status in a field of the Herberger...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/15/2021
500-1000 Elnora Kraft Elementary Education Scholarship
1. Admitted Elementary Education major 2. Enrolled full-time when the scholarship is received 3. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher (upload degree...
1. Admitted Elementary Education major 2. Enrolled full-time when the...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 500-1000
Deadline03/15/2021
2000-5000 Elsie Kalionen Scholars Fund for Future Teachers
1. Admitted to major in Elementary or Secondary Education 2. Minimum GPA of 3.0 in major courses (required to upload degree audit report from...
1. Admitted to major in Elementary or Secondary Education 2. Minimum...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: 2000-5000
Deadline03/15/2021
varies English Endowed Scholarship Fund
1. Admitted to major or minor in English 2. Overall GPA of at least 3.0
1. Admitted to major or minor in English 2. Overall GPA of at least 3.0
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/15/2021