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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 consider academic and leadership performance, and there are several that are based on students' special interests. Some scholarships are designed for students who are single mothers, students entering health care or accounting careers, recent Fergus Falls High School graduates, and more. Please provide complete information on your application as you may qualify for 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 M State Fergus Falls scholarships or your eligibility, please contact FACF at 218.736.1514 or facf@minnesota.edu.

Last modified: March 23rd, 2017 at 01:36pm