When beginning your scholarship search, your best opportunities will be close to home.
Check with your high school counsellors or your local library, and watch your local newspaper for announcements.
Check with employers and any organizations that you or familty members belong to.
Contact professional organizations in the career field that you have selected for potential scholarship opportunities.
A thorough check of these resources will most likely uncover the majority of your scholarship possibilities.
Other Scholarships Available to Minnesota West Students
Cultural Diversity Scholarship for Worthington campus students.
The Fruit Company Scholarships
Jack Kent Cook Foundation
MSCSA Leadership Scholarship
Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship
Schwan Food Company Scholarship
Worthington Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness Committee Scholarship
*Some of these scholarships require Acrobat Reader (free download).
Internet Resources to Search
Fast Web - http://fastweb .monster.com
The Internet's largest free scholarship search.
FinAid: The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid - http://www.finaid.org
A comprehensive free resource for objective and unbiased information about student financial aid.
The Hispanic College Fund, Inc. - http://www.hispanicfund.org
Learn about the scholarship programs that the Hispanic College Fund has available for undergraduate students and their eligibility criteria.
Page Education Foundation - http://www.page-ed.org
Page grants range from $900 to $2,500 per school year for Minnesota's students of color.
Sources for Students - http://www.sourcesforstudents.com
A scholarship search program that is FREE to students who are seeking funding for college.