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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 March 24, 2024. You must meet minimum enrollment requirements next academic year to receive scholarships.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
1000-2000 Herberger Business School Study Abroad Fund
March 15 is the deadline for students participating in summer 2024...
Deadline03/15/2024
varies Bill and Sharon Ellingson Art Scholarship
Undergraduate or graduate student admitted to major in Art, Art...
Deadline03/19/2024
varies Jay Paul Bell and Julie Kiefer-Bell Art Scholarship
1. Undergraduate admitted to major in Art, Art Education, Studio Art or...
Deadline03/19/2024
varies May Bowle Art Scholarship
1. Admitted or intending to major in Art, Art Education, Studio Art,...
Deadline03/19/2024
1000-1500 Merle Sykora Fine Arts Fund
1. Undergraduate student admitted to major in Art, Art Education or...
Deadline03/19/2024
varies Ralph Heimdahl Memorial Scholarship
1. Admitted to major in Art or Studio Art (Preference given to students...
Deadline03/19/2024
varies Abigail Falk Creative Writing Prize
1. English major with Creative Writing emphasis or minor 2. Awarded to...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Activism for Social Justice Scholarship
1. Must be an undergraduate student formally admitted as a Social Work...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Adam Theisen Endowed Scholarship for English Majors
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Junior or Senior...
Deadline03/24/2024
1000-2000 Addiction Counseling Licensure Internship
1. Has successfully completed one semester of an internship and is...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies AFSCME Local #753 Scholarship
1. Full dues paying member of AFSCME Local #753 in good standing or...
Deadline03/24/2024
1000-4000 Al and Marge Hams Memorial Scholarship
1. Major or minor in Art, Music, Film Studies or Theatre and Social...
Deadline03/24/2024
500-1000 Al Grewe Memorial Scholarship
1. Major in Biological Sciences 2. Sophomore, junior or senior during...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Alice L. Binger Scholarship for Internship Programs
1. Undergraduate or graduate student doing an internship with an agency...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Alton C. and Haidako H. Wolfer Endowed Scholarship in History
1. Undergraduate History BA major or BS Social Studies History major or...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Andrea "Andy" Arriagada-Hernandez Memorial Music Scholarship for Voice
1. Music or Music Education major 2. Voice student 3. In SCSU choir ...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Anne Simonett Memorial Instrumental Music Scholarship
1. Instrumental music major. You must submit a general application in...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Arch and Amy Pease Scholarship in Mass Communications
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major with concentration in...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Arthur and Barbara Grachek Communication Studies Scholarship
1. Active in a student organization affiliated with Communication...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Arvid R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship
1. Criminal Justice or Sociology major 2. Junior or Senior during term...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Ashish and Nita Vaidya District 742 Scholarship
1. Graduated from a public high school in St. Cloud District 742 2....
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences Scholarship
1. Major in Atmospheric and Hydrological Sciences 2. GPA 3.0 overall,...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Atwood Memorial Center Student Scholarship
1. Leadership, involvement or employment at Atwood Memorial Center...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Aviation Career Scholarship
1. Has a serious interest in building a career in some facet of the...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Barbara Gunderson Memorial Fund for Student Conference Travel
1. Admitted Special Education major who is in junior or senior year...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Barbara J. Bloomer Scholarship for Language Teachers & Study Abroad
1. Major in Spanish Teaching or Teaching English as a Second Language ...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Bauerly Brothers Construction Management Scholarship
1. Majoring in Construction Management or Technology Management with an...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Bernard, Geneva and Jim Burke Family Scholarship
1. Graduated from St. Michael-Albertville High School 2. Majoring in a...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Bert and Helen LeBlanc Legacy Scholarship
1. Undergraduate nontraditional student as defined by the university 2....
Deadline03/24/2024
$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...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Biology Endowed Scholarship Fund
1. Admitted major in Biology, Biomedical Sciences or Biochemistry and...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Bob and Phyllis Goff Education Scholarship
1. Admitted Elementary or Secondary Education major 2. Financial need ...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Bonnie Hedin Graduate Fellowship for Library Media Specialists
1. Admitted to a graduate program for Library Media 2. Overall GPA 3.0...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Braden G. Bogue Scholarship for English Majors
1. Admitted English or Rhetoric and Writing major 2. Demonstrated...
Deadline03/24/2024
$1,000.00 Bradley J. Kaffar Scholarship in Special Education
1. Undergraduate or graduate student admitted in Special Education...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Bradley Quin Erickson Memorial Scholarship
1. Enrolled full-time student 2. Junior or senior during term...
Deadline03/24/2024
$2,000.00 Brewer Endowed Scholarship in Teacher Education
1. Admitted Elementary Education or Secondary/K-12 Licensure major 2....
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Brian and Karla Myres Endowed Scholarship
1. Major in Finance with HBS Upper Division Status 2. Full time junior...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Bruce and Gail Geyer Scholarship in Education
1. Admitted Elementary Education major 2. Overall minimum GPA 3.0 3....
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Business Student Executive Council (BSEC) Scholarship for Graduate Students
Money for these scholarships is revenue from Career Day held annually....
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Business Student Executive Council (BSEC) Scholarship for Undergraduate Business Majors
Money for these scholarships is revenue from Career Day held annually....
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Byron Bergren Business School Scholarship
1. Admitted to Upper Division Status in a Herberger Business School...
Deadline03/24/2024
1000-2000 Cadet Isaiah Chinye Okia Memorial Scholarship
1. Major in Criminal Justice 2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher 3....
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Caldecott Family Scholarship in Criminal Justice
1. Declared major in Criminal Justice, planning to attend law school...
Deadline03/24/2024
500-1000 Caldecott Family Scholarship in Political Science
1. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 2. Declared...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Calvin, Alma, and Elio Gower Scholarship in History
1. Undergraduate History BA major or BS Social Studies History major or...
Deadline03/24/2024
$2,500.00 Campbell Criminal Justice Scholarship
1. Criminal Justice major 2. Overall GPA of 2.75 or higher 3....
Deadline03/24/2024
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 or...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Carol Loberg Fourth Cavalry Association Scholarship
1. Undergraduate Mass Communications major 2. Served student or...
Deadline03/24/2024
varies Carol Virginia Walsh Wood Endowed Scholarship
1. Admitted Secondary Education major 2. Minimum overall GPA 3.5
Deadline03/24/2024