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Scholarship Opportunities

Seniors, please review the information below regarding scholarships. For more information on a particular
scholarship, please see Mrs. Ashworth in the Counseling Office. Applications are available in the
Counseling Office or on-line.

US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship ApplicationSee Application for Criteria & Qualifications      

Print out the documents, instructions, and application.  The application may also be filled in and then printed directly from the electronic form.
                            Deadline:Postmarked no later than January 24th, 2020 to the State Scholarship Chairman listed under your state.  No electronic submissions will be accepted

Saint Elizabeth's Lucille Burrichter Scholarship
  • Senior high students attending Wabasha-Kellogg, Plainview, Pepin, or Alma High Schools are eligible.
  • Applicants must be accepted to attend an accredited college or technical school.
  • Applicants must be pursuing a health care career
  • Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Applicants must fully complete application form and submit on or before application deadline.
 ApplicationDue in the counseling office by Monday, March 16th, 2020
3 Scholarships Available through Peace United Church of Christ - RochesterAllen Carl Schroedel Memorial Scholarship
- students enrolled in an accredited academic or vocational program
- emphasis on (but not limited to) fields of religion, computer science, medicine and arts

Jonathan David Trachsel Memorial Scholarship
- students enrolled in a Rochester, MN High School
- those attending an accredited academic program preparing to work in the fields of religion, dentistry, or medicine

Virginia & Don Penz Memorial Scholarship
- students enrolled in a Rochester, MN High School
Waiting for 19-20 applications
POET Bio-refining Scholarship
Include a type written essay (no more than one page) answering the following question:  Describe how you are a leader in your community, and what you have learned from leading.  Tell us why you think working towards a more sustainable future is important and how you will make a significant and positive impact in the worldPOET Scholarship Application Application and essay must be submitted no later than March 15, 2020 via email or mail.  See application for address and email.
Local Scholarship

The Plainview-Elgin-Millville Scholarship Fund
 See application for detailsPEM Scholarship ApplicationAll parts of this Application, together with the CLASS RANK, AND TRANSCRIPTS (IF YOU ARE A COLLEGE STUDENT) must be received by the Plainview-Elgin-Millville Scholarship Fund by MARCH 31, 2020
Local Scholarship

Catholic Daughters of the Americas - Court #497 Scholarship Opportunity
To be eligible, the student must be a graduating senior and a member of either St. Joachim’s Parish (Plainview, MN), Immaculate Conception Parish (rural Kellogg), or St. Patrick’s Parish (West Albany). Application Monday, April 6th, 2020
Local Scholarship

Henry M. Kreofsky Building Scholarship
 $1,000.00 Award
  • PEM HS Senior accepted into a vocational, short term or technical college for building trades
  • Completion of Building Trades at PEM HS
  • Completion of Program of Study Certificate in Architecture and Construction

Turn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020
Local Scholarship 

Theilman Sportsman Club Scholarship
 PEM HS Senior accepted to educational training program or college (technical, two-year or four-year) for Fall of 2020.
 Demonstrate Financial Need. o Turn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020.
The scholarship amount will be determined on number and quality of applicants ($300-$500).
 Applicants will be notified of scholarship selection. The scholarship will be awarded at the Academic Awards Ceremony on May 17, 2020 at 1 p.m.
Scholarship money will be dispersed to recipient upon proof of enrollment and payment in educational training program or college.
Theilman Sportsman Club Scholarship Application Turn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020
Local Scholarship 

People's Energy Cooperative Scholarship  

  • Will offer $1,000 scholarships for general education
  • $2,000 scholarships for lineworker education programs to graduating seniors
  • PEM HS Senior accepted into a technical, 2 yr. or 4 yr. college for fall of 2020
  • Must submit current HS transcript showing a minimum 2.75 GPA along with Application
  • Heavy consideration will be given to service in your community
  • Parents or Guardians are active line members of People's Energy Coop
  • Scholarship money will be awarded upon proof of completion of first semester at selected college

Application with required documents must be received by 4pm on Friday, March 27th, 2020
Local Scholarship
Zumbro Falls/Hammond Revitalization Committee is awarding a $300.00 Scholarship
  • Student must live within 10 miles of the Hammond City Hall.  Address is 320 E. Center Street, Hammond , MN 55991
  • Must have Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • The student is to be enrolled in a post-secondary school after graduation.
Waiting for 19-20 application
Local Scholarship
Elgin Fire Department Scholarship
PEM HS Seniors pursuing a degree in Fire, Public Safety, Law Enforcement, Paramedic/EMT, DNR Field, and/or have parents currently working or volunteering in Fire and Rescue. Recipient will be recognized at the May 17, 2020 Academic Awards Banquet in HS Gym at 1pm.ApplicationTurn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020
Local Scholarship

Kottschade Agriculture, Food and  Natural Resources Scholarship 
  • PEM HS Senior pursuing an education beyond high school in the area of Ag, Food and Natural Resources
  • Completing  a Program of Study certificate at PEM HS in Ag, Food and Natural Resources
  • Cumulative GPA 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 un-weighted scale
  • Member of FFA at PEM HS
  • Demonstrates Leadership
 Kottschade ApplicationTurn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020
Local Scholarship

Shawn Schneider Memorial Scholarship
  • PEM HS Senior pursuing Law Enforcement and planning to attend an accredited college for this program
  • Complete Law and Public Safety Program of Study.
  • Turn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020
  • Recipient will be recognized at the May 17, 2020 Academic Awards Banquet in HS Gym at 1p.m.
  • Recipients will receive a $500.00 scholarship award upon receiving Fall 2020 semester college grades.
ApplicationTurn in application form to PEM HS Counseling Office by May 1, 2020.
Local Scholarship

Rising Sun Lodge #49 and Minnesota Masonic Charities Community Scholarship

See Application for criteria and eligibility.ApplicationPost marked no later than April 10th, 2020.
Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship Program

This Scholarship is for Juniors 
This year's essay topic:

The second Tuesday in March is Township Day. Every year each Township holds their annual meeting.  This meeting is often described as the "people's meeting".  There are rights and authorities given to electors at that meeting, but those rights and authorities are limited :  So, if you were an elector, how would you proceed with getting an action to happen and which one or more of the rights and authorities would you use and why?
 Application and Guidelines All items must be submitted in one envelope postmarked by May 1, 2020, and mailed to address on application.
PCA Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program-$2,000This Scholarship is for High School Junior Student Athletes PCA Triple -Impact Competitor Scholarship Program
Check application for deadline
 Minnesota School Counselors AssociationELIGIBILITY: * Applicants must be a Minnesota public or private high school senior * Applicants must be able to articulate how a licensed school counselor impacted their life * The licensed school counselor written about MUST be a member of MSCA MSCA Scholarship Criteria & MSCA Scholarship Portal User Guide

  Applications must be submitted on the awards portal by FEBRUARY 14th
Clean Air Choice Biodiesel ScholarshipOn behalf of the American Lung Association in Minnesota and the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council, I would like to invite your high school seniors to apply for the Clean Air Choice Biodiesel Scholarship

Contest Rules

Waiting for 19-20 application
Darla Scales $500 Memorial ScholarshipThe scholarship award ​criteria are based on academic standing, financial need, and initiative. Additional scholarships may be determined after donations have been received. Application March 31st, 2020
Housing First Minnesota offers a scholarship program for students who plan on going into the Residential Construction Industry Housing First Minnesota is now accepting applications in consideration for the 2020-2021 scholarship program. The scholarship selections will give priority to those seeking to learn a construction-related trade. This includes carpentry, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and others. Link to Application process APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY HOUSING FIRST MINNESOTA BY MARCH 16, 2020.
Lowry Engineering  Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship
 Lowry Engineering out of Fargo, ND is excited to announce a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors from ND or MN pursuing a career and higher education in the field of engineering. Waiting for 19-20 application
National Association of Women in Construction NAWIC Chapter #346  Undergraduate Scholarship—1st Year Student ($1000 Scholarship)  Applicant must be planning to enroll in a construction-related degree program at a school in the United States.  High school seniors are encouraged to apply.  Applicant must desire a career in a construction-related field.  Applicant must be enrolled full-time.  Applicant must have a current cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher to be considered for awards.  To be considered, the Application and all attachments must be complete and received via email by May 1st for the next following academic year. Waiting for 19-20 application 
2020 Andrew A. Lindberg Memorial Foundation Scholarship Fund Application6/30/2020
All American Co-op Scholarship All American Co-op is proud to continue our scholarship program in 2020. Multiple college scholarships to students furthering their education in an ag-related field of study are available to students who will be enrolling in their first or second year at an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the 2020-2021 academic year. Application Deadline is March 15th, 2020
Compeer Financial
Click on the Application Packet link for criteria and qualificaitons Application PacketDeadline March 16th, 2020

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