Current Private Scholarship Opportunities

Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship

Application Deadline February 10, 2018.   Applicants must be a full time student and must be employed by Hy-Vee.  An official college transcript, personal statement, and resume must all be provided.


Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarships

Application Deadline February 15, 2018.  Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 multi-year awards.  Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA.  Transcript, resume, essay and letters of recommendation are required.



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.


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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