• Scholarships available for 2016-2017!

    Apply online today for scholarships from your local M State Campus Foundation. Contact your local Foundation office with questions.


Minnesota State Community and Technical College Scholarship Program

Detroit Lakes, Moorhead, and Wadena-Baudette Campus Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Application for Fall 2017 payout is now open

To explore what scholarship opportunities are available and to apply, click here to access our Online Scholarship Application system

What you need for the application:

  • Star ID and password
  • Email address of the people who will be providing a "Letter of Recommendation" for you
  • Electronic copy of your most recent transcript, high school or college.
  • Prepared to write a 250 word essay (essay should include:career objectives, community service, volunteering, leadership activities, work, family and school)

Click here to download an Application User Guide

Eligibility for scholarship money is determined by:

  1. Admission status at M State (click here to apply)
  2. Enrolled in at least 9 credits or more for the same semester the scholarship would be awarded.
  3. Not enrolled as a Post-Secondary Options (PSEO) student.
  4. Have good academic standing (cumulative GPA is 2.0 or higher and completion rate is 67% or higher) (some scholarship opportunities require higher standings).

Fergus Falls Campus Scholarship Opportunities

Apply for a Fergus Area College Foundation scholarship online at https://www.facfmstate.org.

Fergus Area College Foundation offers a variety of scholarships to both first- and second-year students at M State in Fergus Falls. Most scholarship awards are based on academic and leadership performance. There are several scholarships that are based on students' special interests. We have many that are specific in nature including single mothers, health care, accounting, students who just graduated Fergus Falls High School, and more. Please be specific on your applications as you may be awarded more than one scholarship.

Your scholarship application should be submitted by April 1. You may apply after this priority deadline; however, scholarships will be awarded only as long as funding is available.

If you have questions about Fergus Falls campus of M State scholarships or your eligibility, you can visit with an M State resource specialist at 218-736-1500 or toll-free at 1-877-450-3322.

Last modified: September 29th, 2016 at 03:30pm