$2,500 Scholarships Now Available in High-Demand Career Programs

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8/1/19

The Minnesota Workforce Development Scholarship is available to all Minneapolis College students who qualify and enroll in one of its high demand occupations.

The scholarship is $2,500 spread over 2 semesters.

Careers at Minneapolis College that are included in the scholarship are:

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Health care services
  • Information technology
  • Early childhood education.

For more information on eligibility and applying, visit the Cost & Aid Scholarships webpage under "Workforce Development Scholarship."

These scholarships were made possible by a $7 million appropriation from the Legislature after a successful pilot program stemming from the 2017 legislative session that initially awarded $1 million in scholarships in the 2018-2019 academic year.