Scholarships

Scholarships become available at different times, so please check this page frequently for new opportunities.

Current Scholarships

Rover ScholarshipOne $2,500 awardEligibility:- You need to be a resident of the United States.- You must be a graduating high school senior or currently a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college in pursuit of a associates degree, bachelor’s degree, or master’s degree. We reserve the right to verify date of high school graduation and/or university enrollment.- If you're a graduating high school senior, your GPA must be 3.0 or above.- If you're in college, your GPA must be 3.0 or above. If you’re in graduate school, you must either have a 2.5 GPA or above or a “Pass” in a Pass/Fail grading system.- You can’t be related to anyone on the Rover staff, but you can be related to someone who's a pet sitter or dog walker on Rover.Application: Apply onlineDeadline: May 31, 2019
Northland United ScholarshipTwo $500 awardsEligibility:- Applicant must be an education major- Be a daughter/son of and Education Minnesota and Northland United member- Be a senior pursuing college in the fallApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 31, 2019
Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Eligibility:- Any high school junior residing anywhere in the U.S. and playing for a high school team of in club sportsApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: May 31, 2019
Get Real About Distracted Driving ScholarshipOne $1,000 awardEligibility:- Open to students planning on or currently attending an accredited college, university or continuing education program.- No GPA Requirement, financial requirement, or any other kind of requirement – Just knowing you are making the effort to get out of bed and do something positive before noon qualifies.Application: Apply onlineDeadline: Offered twice annually; December 31 and May 31
Minnesota Juvenile Officers AssociationOne $1,000 awardEligibility:- Current MN high school student with expected graduation at the end of the 2018-2019 school year- Must have received acceptance to a post-secondary educational institution by the application due dateOR-Have completed the enlistment processing with Oath of Enlistment into a brand of the United States Military prior to the application due dateApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: June 1, 2019

The following scholarships have expired or were offered

the previous year and are not yet available:

Timothy L Correll Foundation ScholarshipVariable awards and amountsEligibility:- Must be enrolled in an accredited degree program training for a career in fire science, paramedics, or nursingApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet or apply onlineDeadline: May 20 (round 1) September 20 (round 2)
Good Samaritan Society Scholarship Eligibility:- Must be an employee working at least 10 hour a week- Must work in the rehab/skilled care portion of Good Samaritan Society locationApplication: More information can be found in the scholarship file cabinet or here
Wendy's Heisman ScholarshipThe Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes 2 winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.90 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship10 State Winners move on as National Finalists with a chance to attend the Wendy’s High School Heisman weekend in New York City8 National Finalists receive a $5,000 scholarship2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentationPlus, the first 1,000 applicants get a $10 Wendy’s gift card!Application: Apply HereDeadline: October 4, 2017
ACT Student Champion AwardOne $1,000 and one $500 awardEligibility: - A student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions- Students must have a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale- Preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.Application: Apply onlineDeadline: December 31, 2017
GE- Reagan Foundation ScholarshipEligibility:- Demonstrate attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship- Minimum GPA of 3.0- Plan to enroll full time at a four year college or universityApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: January 4, 2018
United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship$1,000 awardsEligibility: - Senior in high school- Plan to continue education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities, or vocational schools.Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet or apply onlineDeadline: January 5, 2018
AgCountry Farm Credit ServiceOne $1,000 awardEligibility:- Senior from actively farming family or planning to pursue a career in farming or some other aspect of agriculture- Resident of Northwestern MinnesotaApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 1, 2018
National Association of Educational Office Professionals (NAEOP) Scholarships-Marion T. Wood Student ScholarshipOne $1,000 awardEligibility:-Students who wish to continue their education in any business or office related fields, preferable in education-See application for full list if eligibility requirementsApplication: Can be found hereDeadline: March 15, 2018-The Student with Special Needs ScholarshipOne $500 awardDesigned to assist a special needs high school student with an identified disability who will be pursuing a post-secondary programApplication: Can be found hereDeadline: March 15, 2018
R&J Broadcasting Inc. ScholarshipTwo $500 awardsEligibility:- MN or ND resident within R&J Broadcast area- Accepted to an accredited post-secondary institution- Students who plan to attend post-secondary education related to media, broadcasting, or other related fieldsApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet or hereDeadline: March 31, 2018
Clearwater County Volunteer Sheriff's Reserve ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Must be pursuing a criminal justice/law enforcement program/degree- Must have a 2.5 minimum GPAApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 1, 2018
Neen's Future in Space ScholarshipEligibility:- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2018
USA High School Clay Target League ScholarshipEligibility: - Must be a member of a participating League team in the 2018 spring league- Graduating senior- Must demonstrate an interest in furthering his/her education in the field of environmental sciences and/or conservation of our natural resources Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet or hereDeadline: May 15, 2018
Ethel Curry American Indian leadership ScholarshipEligibility:- Must be an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe- Enrolled part time/full time in a certificate, bachelor's, or graduate program at an accredited tribal, public, or private college or university in the state of Minnesota- Undergraduate applicants: 2.0 minimum GPA- Graduate applicants: 3.0 GPA- Must demonstrate leaderships qualities within the American Indian community- Must not be related to an employee of the MN Dept of EducationApplication: Application can be found hereDeadline: May 31, 2018
Valley Bone & Joint Clinic Scholar-Athlete of the MonthEligibility: - Must be a senior athlete who has earned a varsity letter in a sport- Must have achieved at least a 3.5 GPAApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: Monthly
College Raptor ScholarshipOne $2,500 awardEligibility:- Be legal residents of the United States, District of Columbia, or a U.S. Territory- Be age 16 or older- Be enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2019) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school)Application: Apply onlineDeadline: September 30, 2018
Horatio Alger National and State ScholarshipsEligibility: - Enrolled full-time as a high school senior with plans to enter college no later than the Fall semester following graduation- Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution (students may start at a 2-year and transfer to a 4-year)- Demonstrate financial need - Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities- Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity- Hold a minimum GPA of 2.0Application: Information be found hereDeadline: October 25, 2018
The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship$1,000 awardEligibility:For more information click hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: December 15, 2018
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship$1,000 awardEligibility:For more information click hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: December 15, 2018
Minnesota Head Start Heroes ScholarshipOne $750 awardEligibility:- Senior who was enrolled in a Head Start program as a child that are planning to attend an institution of higher educationApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: January 24th 2019 at 4:30pm
Foundation for Rural Service ScholarshipEligibility: - Graduating senior- Family must subscribe to at least one service from garden Valley- Accepted by a 2 or 4 year college- Have at least a C average- Express interest to return to a rural community following graduationApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: February 8, 2019
Flavorful Futures Scholarship$5,000 awardEligibility:- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.- Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2018 and July 31, 2019.- Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors).- We support applicants in a vocational/trade, 2-year, or 4-year program.Application: Apply onlineDeadline: February 15, 2019
Alpha Kappa Psi ScholarshipEligibility: - Senior who have been admitted to the Carlson School at the University of Minnesota for Fall 2019- Criteria include: strong academic performance, demonstrated leadership, and involvementApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: February 18, 2019
Minnesota Telecom Alliance Foundation ScholarshipSix $2,000 awardsEligibility:One $2,000- Telecom Scholarship-MN graduating senior majoring in either Telecommunications of Information Technology (IT) at a university, college, or technical college
Five $2,000-General Scholarship- MN graduating senior attending a university, college, or technical college- Applicant's family must subscribe to at least one service from Garden Valley Telephone CompanyApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet or here.Deadline: February 22, 2019
Create-A-Greeting-Card ScholarshipEligibility:- Submit original photo, artwork or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card.- Contest submissions accepted from: May 31st, 2018 - March 1st, 2019.Winner will be announced May 1st, 2019.- Age Eligibility: Must be 14 years or older at time of entry and be enrolled in High School, College, University or Homeschool.The finalists will again be decided by voting!Application: Apply onlineDeadline: March 1, 2019
Red River Valley Development Association ScholarshipThree $500 awardEligibility:- Ages 17-21 living in Becker, Clay, Clearwater, Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Otter Tail, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, Roseau, or Wilkin countiesApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinet Deadline: March 1, 2019
Friends of Sanford Health ScholarshipTen $1,500 awardsEligibility:- Must be pursuing a career in a health related field- Cannot be a previous recipientApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 15, 2019
American Legion Memorial ScholarshipEligibility:- Must be a legal resident of MN- Must be a legal descendant of a Veteran member of the American Legion and/or a legal descendant of an American Legion Auxiliary member- Must be a High School graduate upon receipt of the scholarship, and must meet the academic standards of the school attending- Must have a good record of school and community citizenship, indicate loyalty to the country, and show the qualities of initiative and desire to pursue an education beyond High School- Shall establish a financial needApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 15, 2019 to the Post
MN American Legion Foundation ScholarshipEligibility:- Must be a legal resident of MN- Must be a legal descendant of a Veteran member of the American Legion and/or a legal descendant of an American Legion Auxiliary member- Must be a High School graduate upon receipt of the scholarship, and must meet the academic standards of the school attending- Must have a good record of school and community citizenship, indicate loyalty to the country, and show the qualities of initiative and desire to pursue an education beyond High School- Shall establish a financial needApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 15, 2019 to the Post
iHELP ScholarshipThree $1,000 awardsEligibility:- MN high school senior- Attending college, university, or technical school for the 19-20 school yearApplication: Apply online or get a paper copy in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 21, 2019
Matthew Harmon Fallen Soldier Scholarship$1,250 award(return to the school counselor)Eligibility: - Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Submit completed paperwork to the school counselor by the deadlineApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 26, 2019
Clean Air Choice Biodiesel ScholarshipOne $1,000 and one $500 awardEligibility: - Current high school senior with plans to attend postsecondary education- Submit a brief essay or video on biodiesel Application: Paper copy in the scholarship cabinet or Apply onlineDeadline: March 29, 2019
Vernon J. Pick Foundation ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School attending college in the one of the following fields of study: medical fields, science, technology, engineering, or math- 3.25 minimum GPA- At least a 27 on the ACTApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: March 30, 2019
Lowry Engineering ScholarshipOne $1,000 awardEligibility: - Minimum current PGA of 3.5- Pursuing a career and higher education in the field of engineering- Write letter of intent Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 1, 2019
Border State Bank Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $500 awardEligibility:- Graduating senior of Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Enrolling in a 2 or 4 year school of higher learning (college, vocational)- Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 or better- Must have demonstrated involvement in extra-curricular or community activities- Employees of children of employees of Border State Bank are not eligible- Grandchildren of employees and board members of Board State Bank are eligibleApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 5, 2019
Glen and Iris Evans Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Five $1,000 awardsEligibility:- Graduating Clearbrook-Gonvick seniors planning to attend a 2 year institution or 4 year college- Preference given based on most financial need and desire to further educationApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Highway 2 Cruisers ScholarshipTwo $500 awardsEligibility: - Graduating seniors to 2nd year college students- Student pursuing 2 or 4 year degree in an automotive related program to pursue a career in auto mechanics, auto body, diesel mechanic, engineering, electrical skills, etc. related to the automotive industry- No GPA requirement Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Pepsi Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Eight $250 awardsEligibility:- Graduating Clearbrook-Gonvick seniors planning to attend post secondary educationApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Columbia Ag ScholarshipOne $1,500 awardsEligibility:- Graduating senior planning to pursue an agriculture degreeApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
John and Faye Hedin ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School - Minimum 2.0 GPA- Applicant plans to pursue a post-secondary education at a 2 or 4-year school- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2019
Mary Jo Klinger ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School - Minimum 2.0 GPA- Applicant plans to pursue a post-secondary education at a 2 or 4-year school- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2019
NW Women's Fund of UofM Crookston ScholarshipEligibility:- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2019
NW MN Women's Fund Scholarship Eligibility:- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2019
TEAM Industries Don Ricke ScholarshipEligibility: - Graduating Senior- Student intends to pursue post-secondary education with a preference for engineering, machine tool trades, and technology-related fields of study- Previous recipients may reapply for a second year scholarship with proof of successful completion of first year study (renewals not guaranteed and preference given to current graduating seniors)- To apply for this scholarship you must take the eligibility quiz hereApplication: Apply onlineDeadline: April 15, 2019
Clearbrook Community Club Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $1,000 awardEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Applicant plans to pursue a post-secondary education at a 2 or 4-year schoolApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Education Minnesota Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Various awardsEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Applicant plans to pursue a post-secondary education (certificate, 2-year, 4-year)Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Karen Nielsen Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Eligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Applicant plans to pursue a post-secondary education (certificate, 2-year, 4-year)Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Medtronic/William Johnson Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $1,000 awardEligibility:- Senior must have attended CGS 5 of 6 year 7-12- Must be respected withing the community and set a good example for the youth of the community to follow- Must be in the upper 1/3 of graduating class- Show a scholastic aptitude - Been accepted to an appropriate school in one of the majors: mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, medical doctor, registered nurse, mathematics, chemistry, or physicsApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Robin Norgaard Kelleher Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $1,500 award (renewable up to 4 years)Eligibility:- Clearbrook-Gonvick Senior attending Bemidji State University- Minimum 2.75 GPA- Demonstrated leadership skills, participated in extracurricular activities in school or the communityApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Essentia Health Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $1,500 awardEligibility:- For graduating Clearbrook-Gonvick seniors whose major interest is in the field of science and/or medicineApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 15, 2019
Discovery Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $1,500 awardEligibility:-Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Minimum GPA of 3.5- Demonstrated academic success in math, science, and/or engineering- Intent to pursue a career in math, science, engineering, or a related field- Proven leadership skills- Planned attendance at a college, university, technical college, or trade schoolApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetExtended Deadline: April 15, 2019
Fosston Tri-Coop ScholarshipFour $1,000 awardsEligibility: - Students pursuing two-or four- year degrees in an agriculture-related filed to pursue a career in agribusiness, production agriculture, or related degree- Available only to high school seniors graduating in 2019Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 19, 2019
Lindfors Agency ScholarshipOne $500 awardEligibility: - Graduating Senior who will be going to a post secondary school, technical school, or entering the military- Student or parent have insurance with Lindfors AgencyApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: April 24, 2019
Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship ProgramOne $1,000 awardEligibility:- Must be a Junior in high school- Plan to further education at a college, university, or Vocational school. Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Richard Anderson Memorial Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Eligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Pursuing post-secondary education within six months of the award in agriculture or building trades- Participation in extra-curricular, volunteer, or community activities or non-school work positions- GPA considered, but not a top priorityApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Thorbeck Foundation ScholarshipEligibility:- Full time graduating senior at Clearbrook-Gonvick School who plan to attend a four-year college or universityApplication: Information can be found in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Tom Pletschett Scholarship(return to Mr. Burgess)Eligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick SchoolApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
American Legion and Auxiliary Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Eligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick SchoolApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Charps Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Two $1,000 awardsEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Plans to attend postsecondary educationApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Robson Honey ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Plans to attend a 2-year or 4-year college- Must possess good character, high scholastic achievement, and promiseApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Chris Paulson Memorial ScholarshipOne $1,000 awardEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick School- Plans to attend a 2-year or 4-year college- Must possess good character, high scholastic achievement, and promiseApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 1, 2019
Tuesday Study Club Scholarship(return to the school counselor)One $500 awardEligibility: - Senior girl from Clearwater County - Demonstrate community service during high school years- Maintained a 2.5 GPA- Plans to pursue a 2 or 4-year degreeApplication: Write a 1-2 page essay explaining community service and future plans. Deadline: May 6, 2019
Gonvick Lions Club/Hedin Memorial Scholarship(return to the school counselor)Eligibility: - Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick- Attending a 2 or 4 year school in fall 2018Application: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 9, 2019
Minnesota Athletes in Sports Medicine ScholarshipTwo $2,500 awardsEligibility:- Graduating high school senior from MN- Panning on attending a 4-year college or university within the US- Involved in interscholastic sport each of the 4 years in high school- Intending to major in a filed related to sports medicineApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 13, 2019
Hard Times Bash ScholarshipEligibility:- Graduating senior from Clearbrook-Gonvick- Attending a 2 or 4 year school/programApplication: Paper copy located in the scholarship file cabinetDeadline: May 17, 2019