Scholarships Updated: January 21, 2022
Please see the attached link for scholarships. Some deadlines may have passed but there are still plenty yet to come. https://scholarshipguidance.com
Vallely Will Scholarship Fund This is a Private Foundation that will be awarding scholarships starting with the fall 2021 semester. The student must have demonstrated excellence in academic accomplishments and character. There are two parts to the application. The first one is online and the second one needs to be received by Feb. 3, 2022. Please see Mrs. Wayman for more information.
The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) works to promote integrity and ethics in the marketplace through voluntary business self-regulation. Each year they recognize that ethics and integrity are founded on principles we learn young – at home, at school, and in dealings with our peers. For that reason, they are proud to offer an annual scholarship program recognizing Students of Integrity. Recipients are selected primarily based on a written essay.
BBB will award scholarships to high school seniors graduating in 2021-2022 school year, who personify all the best aspects of high character in their personal choices and actions.
The call for entries are open now and until the deadline of February 16, 2022 at 4 PM.
MVEC offers scholarships to members that are eligible. Only students whose households receive their electric bill from MVEC are eligible to receive these scholarships. Applications are available at: www.mvec.net/high-school-scholarships/
(Or see Mrs. Wayman for an application) Deadline: February 21, 2022.
COLOGNE LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship is for $500 and is awarded annually to a graduating senior who resides in the Cologne Fire District, a member of the Cologne Leos Club, or is the child of an active member in the Cologne Lions Club. The scholarship is awarded to the recipient on completion of their first year of post-secondary education.
The scholarship will be awarded to a student who has consistently performed up to his/her ability, but who has not necessarily been a top performer in their class.
There are no restrictions as to race, creed, national origin or relationship to any members of the contributing organizations.
Please see Mrs. Wayman for a copy of the scholarship form. Completed applications are due by April 10, 2022.
The Beta Sigma Psi National Educational Foundation offers scholarships and grant opportunities for members of the Lutheran community. Scholarships for incoming freshmen in Fall 2022 are available at: any accredited 4-year College or University in the United States; Indiana University; Iowa State University; Ohio State University; Purdue University; University of Illinois; University of Missouri, University of Nebraska. These opportunities can be found here: https://www.betasigmapsi.org/scholarships-for-high-school-students/
The Beta Sigma Psi Educational Foundation also offers additional scholarships and grant opportunities for members of the Lutheran community. These opportunities can be found here https://www.betasigmapsi.org/scholarships-for-high-school-students/
Calvin S. Robnik Memorial Scholarship through Ridgewater College, to students who are interested in the applicable programs which are listed on the paper application. See the Mrs. Kelzer for the paper application.
To be eligible, students must:
· Have a minimum 2.30 cumulative high school or college GPA;
· Graduating from a high school in Willmar, MN or a High School within 60-mile radius of Willmar;
· Have participated in extra-curricular activities and/or public service; and
· Be pursuing a degree at a post high school institution in an automotive related career.
If students are not planning to attend Ridgewater College, they should complete the paper application. If students are planning to attend Ridgewater College they should apply using the online application. Online application can be found here www.ridgewater.academicworks.com/users/sign_in