New Prague Utilities Commission Scholarship

High School seniors eligible to apply if they have a legal guardian who is an electric customer of New Prague Utilities Commission (NPUC).  Relatives of NPUCU are not eligible to apply.  More info and application can be found at   Applications are due before March 21, 2018.

SFM Foundation Scholarship

The SFM Foundation provides scholarships to students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota, Iowa or Wisconsin employers.  More information and application can be found at   Applications are due before March 31, 2018.

The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Scholarship are awarded quarterly to young women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals.

Here is a brief summary of the eligibility requirements:
• Award: $1,000
• Quarterly Deadlines: January 1, March 31st, June 30th, and September 30th every year
• Eligibility:
+ Must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States.
+ Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
+ Must identify as female.
+ We welcome all majors and GPAs to apply!


MVEC Scholarship Program 

Applicants must be a graduating high school senior whose parents or legal guardians are MVEC members.
Students attending public, private, parochial or home school are eligible to apply.
Scholarships are randomly selected, evenly per MVEC district.
The 2018 deadline to apply is Monday, Feb. 19.

Applications are available in the Guidance Office and online at


Basin Scholarship

Basin Power Electric Cooperative, one of MVEC’s wholesale power providers, also awards a $1,000 scholarship to an MVEC member-student. This scholarship recognizes academic and community achievements and includes an essay question and teacher/counselor recommendation. Paper applications are available in the Guidance Office or online at

Mail Basin applications and supporting documents to MVEC, attention: Basin Scholarship, 125 MN Valley Electric Drive, Jordan, MN 55352 by Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.


Minnesota Junior Chamber International Senate Club

Each year, the U.S. Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate Foundation grants $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. The number of grants awarded annually is at the discretion of the Foundation and must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study.

Instructions to retrieve scholarship application:

Go to the website: and find the scholarship program tab.

Print out the documents, instructions and application. The application may also be filled in and printed directly from the electronic form.

Paper applications are also available in the Guidance Office.  The application should be completed in its entirety and returned to:

Gregory Borders
Minnesota JCI Senate
Scholarship Committee Chairman
525 15th Ave. N. #5
Fargo, ND 58102

Applications must be postmarked on or before January 5, 2018. Each application will be screened based on appearance, neatness, content, scholastic abilities, extracurricular activities, financial need, and correctly following the directions.

National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship

The National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship applications are now available in the Guidance Office.  Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA, have a current hunting license and be a NWTF member. Applicants are reminded that with the application deadline of January 1st, transcripts and letters of recommendation written by teachers must be requested well in advance of Winter Break.

Parentinn's Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship

In an effort to the cause of preventing cyberbullying, we have created the “Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship” for High School students.

Award: $1250 for High School students.

Deadline: Feb 28th

Link to Scholarship page:

Mensa Education and Research College Scholarship

Mensa Education and Research Foundation college scholarship program is now accepting applications for this year’s competition.

Applicants do not have to be Mensa members. They must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the 2018 academic year and they must submit an application and essay explaining their career, academic and/or vocational goals.

Minnesota Mensa, which includes parts of western Wisconsin, will be offering a $500 scholarship to one applicant and there are additional scholarships available at the regional and national level, as well as for those meeting particular criteria (field of study, returning students, etc.).

Information about the contest requirements and how to submit an essay is available at


Scott/LeSueur County Corn and Soybean Growers 2018 Phil Meyer Memorial Scholarship Program

Student must be planning to attending an agricultural program at two-year or four year college majoring in an Ag related field.

Scholarship will be awarded on the following criteria:

  • Student must reside in Scott or LeSueur County
  • Family must be a Scott or LeSueur County Corn or Soybean Growers member
  • Student activities in high school and community
  • Student academics

Deadline is April 9.  Paper copies of application are available in the Guidance Office.

Minnesota Women's Golf Association

 The MWGA Foundation (Minnesota Women’s Golf Association) is pleased to announce the Minnesota Women’s Golf Association Foundation Scholarship Program. The scholarship program is available to high school senior girls who intend to enroll in college this year. The MWGA Foundation provides opportunities (scholarships) for youth, high school, and college girls involved or interested in golf and promote education by providing financial assistance (grants) to youth, high school, and college golf programs.The foundation will provide awards up to $3,000 per year to winning female candidates.  Application Are available in the Guidance Office.

Grow Ag Leaders Program

America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is offering scholarships to students in rural communities who are looking to continue their education in an ag-related field of study and become the next generation of ag leaders.  Information can be found   .  Deadline is February 1, 2018