Scholarships

Scholarships for Fall 2021

The application period for fall 2021 M State Foundation scholarships will be open March 1 through April 23. A link to the scholarship application will be available March 1. Award notices will be sent Aug. 2 for fall semester scholarships.

M State Foundation and Alumni scholarships

M State Foundation and Alumni offers scholarship opportunities for students on the Detroit Lakes, Moorhead and Wadena campuses.

Here's what you need for the application:

  • Star ID and Tech ID
  • Email addresses for at least two individuals providing recommendations for you
  • Be prepared to answer questions about yourself, including your academic history, career objectives and school/community involvement. The answers to these questions are used in reviewing and scoring the applications, so please use proper spelling, grammar and punctuation.

Eligibility for M State scholarships is determined by:

  • Admission status at one of the following campuses:  Moorhead, Detroit Lakes or Wadena
  • Enrolled full-time (12-30 credits) or three-quarter time (9-11 credits) for the semester the scholarship would be awarded
  • Not enrolled as a Postsecondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) student
  • Academic standing (cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; some scholarship opportunities require higher standings)