Star Scholars

What is the Star Scholars program?

The Avelino Mills-Novoa Fellowship

The Star Scholar Program is designed to bring all the benefits of the Power of YOU to eligible undocumented students. Star Scholars funding covers the cost of tuition and fees after your state grants are applied, for 2 years or up to 72 credits at Minneapolis Community and Technical College (Minneapolis College) and surrounds students with the support they need to succeed!

The program currently has 45 Star Scholars, boasting a retention rate of over 88 percent.

Applications are due June 30th, 2018 and will be awarded based on date of application completion and merit.

Star Scholars funds do not pay for books and transportation costs.

Please note: Applicant and family data is not shared with other agencies.