External Opportunities

The scholarships listed below are offered by various entities outside of the university. If you are interested in applying or want more information, click on the links below, and you will be able to visit the specific websites from there.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$3,000.00 SWANA Minnesota Land of Lakes Chapter Scholarship
SWANA is a professional association of individuals involved in resource conservation, and solid waste management. SWANA is an international...
SWANA is a professional association of individuals involved in resource...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
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varies HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program
NURSE Corps Scholarship Program enables students accepted or enrolled in a diploma, associate, baccalaureate or graduate nursing programs,...
NURSE Corps Scholarship Program enables students accepted or enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$1,000 La Unidad Latina Foundation (LULF)
LULF strives to build an influential community of socially-conscious graduates dedicated to Latino achievement and empowerment. Scholarships are...
LULF strives to build an influential community of socially-conscious...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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varies Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarships are open to US high school seniors who have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Recipients are...
The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarships are open to US high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Minnesota Society of Professional Surveyors Scholarship
MSPS is pleased to offer our scholarship program to both college and technical school students. Since 1983, the Minnesota Land Surveyors (MLS)...
MSPS is pleased to offer our scholarship program to both college and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies North Central Region Soroptimist International of Americas
Throughout the world, Soroptimist is helping women and girls to live their dreams by giving them the resources to create positive change for...
Throughout the world, Soroptimist is helping women and girls to live...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers
This scholarship is open to individuals currently enrolled in an approved engineering curriculum as a freshman, sophomore, junior, or first-term...
This scholarship is open to individuals currently enrolled in an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Department of Defense STEM Scholarship
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense...
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF)
For 20 years, the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program has provided students with opportunities to gain hands-on research experience with...
For 20 years, the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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500-5000 Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity
This annual competition challenges college students to submit essays on the urgent ethical issues that confront them in today’s world. Since...
This annual competition challenges college students to submit essays on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500-5000
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varies Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada, which serves government finance professionals throughout those...
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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200-500 Barbara Wiedner & Dorothy Vandercook Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc.- Peace Scholarships
Awards of $250 or $500 for high school seniors and college freshmen with demonstrated leadership and personal initiative in activities involving:...
Awards of $250 or $500 for high school seniors and college freshmen with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 200-500
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varies James Madison Graduate Fellowship
The goal of the James Madison Fellowship is to help secondary level history, government, and social studies teachers to become outstanding...
The goal of the James Madison Fellowship is to help secondary level...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship: Zonta of St. Cloud
The Zonta Club of St. Cloud is participating with other US and International Zonta Clubs to recognize young women who are studying business at the...
The Zonta Club of St. Cloud is participating with other US and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies LIFE Lessons Scholarship
The loss of a parent or guardian is one of life’s most difficult ordeals. The emotional strain can be devastating to children and young adults. And...
The loss of a parent or guardian is one of life’s most difficult...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarship
The MMC scholarships program is the most comprehensive in the state, offering worthy students more and diverse award opportunities. You don’t have...
The MMC scholarships program is the most comprehensive in the state,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$0.00 Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
The mission of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage. Part of...
The mission of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is to ensure the future...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
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varies Tillman Military Scholars Program
Founded in 2008, the Tillman Military Scholars program supports our nation’s active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses by...
Founded in 2008, the Tillman Military Scholars program supports our...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$1,000 Account Control Technology Foundation (ACT) Scholarship
Account Control Technology Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist current post secondary undergraduate students who will be...
Account Control Technology Foundation has established a scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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varies Hawkinson Scholarship
Hawkinson Foundation Scholarships are awarded each year to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate a commitment to peace and justice....
Hawkinson Foundation Scholarships are awarded each year to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$2,500.00 Intertech Foundation STEM Scholarship
One of the Intertech Foundation’s focuses is the inspiration of young people towards the building of science, engineering and technology skills. To...
One of the Intertech Foundation’s focuses is the inspiration of young...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
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varies Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC) Latino Scholarship Fund
In the early 1990’s a group of low income individuals with business aspirations had the dream of implementing a program that would offer higher...
In the early 1990’s a group of low income individuals with business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$3,000.00 Army Nurse Corps Association
One of the Army Nurse Corps Association’s major initiatives is the Scholarship Program. Its purpose is the support of nursing education through...
One of the Army Nurse Corps Association’s major initiatives is the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
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3000-12000 National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program
To recognize achievement by blind scholars, the National Federation of the Blind annually offers blind college students in the United States and...
To recognize achievement by blind scholars, the National Federation of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 3000-12000
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1000-5000 SFM Foundation Scholarship
SFM Foundation is a non-profit organization created to administer a post-secondary education scholarship program to benefit children of workers...
SFM Foundation is a non-profit organization created to administer a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1000-5000
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$1,500.00 The Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Scholarship of Scott County
The Scott County Law Enforcement Memorial Scholarship fund was established in 1983 by private citizens from a variety of communities within Scott...
The Scott County Law Enforcement Memorial Scholarship fund was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
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varies Minnesota High Tech Foundation (MHTF) Scholarship
Scholarships are offered to help Minnesota undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines work...
Scholarships are offered to help Minnesota undergraduate students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$1,000.00 Tuel Family Science and Engineering Scholarship
The Dennis Tuel Science and Engineering Scholarship will award scholarships to students who attend St. Cloud State University AND pursue a degree...
The Dennis Tuel Science and Engineering Scholarship will award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$0.00 Minnesota Association of Public Accountants (MAPA) Scholarship
The Minnesota Association of Public Accountants (MAPA) is a professional organization of accountants in public practice who provide accounting and...
The Minnesota Association of Public Accountants (MAPA) is a professional...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
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$5,000 Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations
Truth Initiative offers two scholarships annually to college and graduate students. Priority populations are those that are disproportionately...
Truth Initiative offers two scholarships annually to college and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000.00 Elam Baer & Janis Clay Educational Scholarship/Epilepsy Foundation of MN
The Elam Baer & Janis Clay Educational Scholarship is awarded to students who have shown courage in dealing with epilepsy and seizures,...
The Elam Baer & Janis Clay Educational Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$0.00 RARE Educational Scholarships
The Robbinsdale Association of Retired Educators, RARE, announces a one-year scholarship to persons pursuing careers in education. Eligible...
The Robbinsdale Association of Retired Educators, RARE, announces a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
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Varies Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership Scholarship
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Office of Indian Education is pleased to announce that the Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership...
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Office of Indian Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Up to $5000 Minnesota Builders Exchange Scholarship
To encourage continued industry growth, the Minnesota Builders Exchange Scholarship is awarded annually to college and technical school students in...
To encourage continued industry growth, the Minnesota Builders Exchange...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $5000
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500-2000 Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship
The Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to racial minority union members and their families who wish to pursue...
The Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship Program provides financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 500-2000
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$500-$2000 The Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership Scholarship
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Office of Indian Education is pleased to announce that the Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership...
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Office of Indian Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500-$2000
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varies IRWA CHAPTER 20 COLLEGE OUTREACH PROGRAM- GARY OSTROM IRWA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The IRWA North Star Chapter 20 is the premier organization for right of way professionals throughout the State of Minnesota. In conjunction with...
The IRWA North Star Chapter 20 is the premier organization for right of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$500.00 MAFAA Logo Contest
The Minnesota Association of Financial Aid Administrators (MAFAA) is in search of a new logo. We are celebrating our 50th Anniversary and are...
The Minnesota Association of Financial Aid Administrators (MAFAA) is in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
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$250-$1500 My Story Essay Contest- CashCourse
What is your earliest money memory? Submit an essay that describes your money memory, what you learned from it, and how it has shaped your approach...
What is your earliest money memory? Submit an essay that describes your...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250-$1500
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$0.00 The Affinity Plus Foundation Annual Scholarship
The Affinity Plus Foundation Annual Scholarship recognizes Affinity Plus members for their leadership, character, community building, and pursuit...
The Affinity Plus Foundation Annual Scholarship recognizes Affinity Plus...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
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varies CREW Network Foundation Scholarship
The CREW Network Foundation scholarship is intended to encourage women to pursue an education which will lead to a career in the commercial real...
The CREW Network Foundation scholarship is intended to encourage women...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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varies Addiction Resource Scholarship
AddictionResource.com awards $3,000 in scholarships each year to students who share their vision for an addiction-free world. Every year, we...
AddictionResource.com awards $3,000 in scholarships each year to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$0.00 Leon Bradley Scholarship Program through American Association of School Personnel Administrators (AASPA)
The Leon Bradley Scholarship Program is established to encourage more minorities or persons of color to enter the field to teaching and school...
The Leon Bradley Scholarship Program is established to encourage more...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
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$5,000 Thrivent Student Resources Scholarship
Thrivent Student Resources is giving away eight $5,000 scholarships to help current undergraduate students plan and pay for college. You are...
Thrivent Student Resources is giving away eight $5,000 scholarships to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
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varies Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA) Scholarship Program
The Minnesota State College Student Association offers six different scholarships, three are leadership based, two are for technical college...
The Minnesota State College Student Association offers six different...
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varies Google Lime Scholarship Program
Google is proud to support the work of Lime Connect to help the innovators of the future make the most of their talents by providing scholarships...
Google is proud to support the work of Lime Connect to help the...
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1,000-4,500 Evelyn Lenander Education Scholarship
Evelyn Lenander, from Buffalo Lake, Minnesota attended St. Cloud Teachers College (St. Cloud State University) and graduated with a two-year...
Evelyn Lenander, from Buffalo Lake, Minnesota attended St. Cloud...
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  • Award: 1,000-4,500
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$5,000 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
These scholarships are awarded annually to women of any nationality pursuing a business or business related degree who demonstrated outstanding...
These scholarships are awarded annually to women of any nationality...
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  • Award: $5,000
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varies The Zonta Club of St. Cloud Non-Traditional Scholarship
The Zonta Club of St. Cloud is looking to award a Non-Traditional Scholarship to provide assistance for women who have left the academic...
The Zonta Club of St. Cloud is looking to award a Non-Traditional...
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  • Award: varies
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varies Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for social and economic justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to...
The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for...
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  • Award: varies
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