Current Private Scholarship Opportunities

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Disability Scholarship

Application Deadline April 1, 2018.  Applicants must be a U.S. citizen enrolled at a university in the United States with a disability diagnosis.  Application form, one page essay, official transcript and diagnosis documentation are all required.


Friends Scholarship

Application Deadline April 1.  Intended for a Junior or Senior at a Minnesota State University.  Must exhibit a unique financial need that would prohibit continuing educational pursuit.


Russ Keen Memorial Endowment

Application Deadline May 1.  Applicants must be graduates of Aberdeen Public Schools.  Intended for a current Sophomore or Junior who is majoring in Communications or Journalism.


Doolittle Business Scholarship

Application Deadline May 1.  Applicants must be graduates of Aberdeen Central High School.  Preference is given to students majoring in Business.  Candidates must demonstrate leadership, civic involement and a sincere concern for others.


Penny Program Scholarship

Application Deadlines November 1 and April 1 of each year.  Intended to recognize MnSCU students who have demonstrated a commitment to community services and to promote their growth as community leaders.  Letters of recommendation and an essay are required.


Penny Program Fellowship

Application Deadlines November 1, and April 1 of each year.  Intended to provide MnSCU students with the financial opportunity to grow as public servants through participation in state or local government internships. An Internship plan/proposal must be submitted with the application.

Jared P Stene Student Leadership Scholarship

Application Deadline April 1 annually.  Applicants must be students at a State University in Minnesota.  Intended for students who are leaders with a passion for student advocacy. 

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