What are the scholarships?
Scholarships are considered gift money to assist a student
in financing their higher education. Scholarship money is typically derived
from institutional or private financial aid.
Contact the college that you are planning to attend to find
out about scholarship opportunities available for you through their financial
Contact Educational Opportunity Center (612) 659-6543 to
get help searching and applying for scholarships.
When researching scholarship opportunities, BEWARE of scholarship
Scholarship search internet resources
Scholarship Search. This site locates scholarships, loans, internships and
other financial aid programs from non-college sources that match your education
level, talents, and background.
College Net Mach 25. This site locates hundreds of scholarships.
Smart Student Guide to the Financial Aid!
Be sure to check your local sources for scholarships, such as your company, your union, foundations, religious groups, town or city
civic organizations, clubs you belong to, colleges you are considering - any
or all of these organizations may provide help with your education.