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POST SECONDARY SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE IN SCHOOL OFFICE 

*Free Scholarship Info: 
https://www.education.com/scholarships/

*Free Scholarship Info:  https://universityhq.org/paying-for-college/scholarships/#k12

*The PB&J Scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may have not allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed.  With no GPA requirement, students are encouraged to apply as this scholarship is meant to be inclusive. Contact Traven Watase @ 

*Allina Health Orthopedics Sports Medicine Scholarship:  Must be a graduating senior from the state of MN. Planning on attending a 4 year college or university within the U.S.  Involved in an interscholastic sport each of their 4 years in high school.  Intending to major in a field related to sports medicine.  $2500.00   Application must be mailed and postmarked by March 1st, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for an application.  


*Check out all of the scholarships available at Hibbing Community College:  https://hibbing.edu/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships

*Visit  www.nwmf.org/scholarships/ ; to apply for the following scholarships available to Laporte Students: 
Laporte Education Endowment Scholarship
Laporte-Benedict VFW Scholarship
Tonia Johannsen Memorial Scholarship
Mike Staples Memorial Scholarship
Northwest Minnesota Women's Fund/ U of M Crookston Scholarship
Northwest Minnesota Women's Scholarship
TEAM Industries-Don Ricke Scholarship

*Beltrami Electric Cooperative is offering a $1250.00 for a Class of '22 Senior whose parents are members of Beltrami Electric Co-op.  The deadline for this scholarship is April 1st, 2022 and applications are available in the office.  

*Paul Bunyan Communications is offering (2)-$500.00 scholarships to graduating Seniors.  Parents must be members of Paul Bunyan Communications.  The deadline is March 25th, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for an application and/or information.  

*Friends of Sanford Health Scholarship-$1500.00 to a graduating Senior who is planning to pursue a career in a health related field. Deadline is March 18th, 2022.  Applications are available online at:   https://sanfordhealthfound.smapply.io/prog/friends_of_sanford_health_scholarship/

*Kyle Vredenburg Memorial Scholarship from Timberland Dirt Devils ATV Club.  $500.00 Deadline: May 1st, 2022  Students must hold a current ATV Safety Education Certificate.  Applications available in the School Office.  

*SFM Foundation/Kids Chance provides scholarships to students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota or Iowa employers.  Up to $10,000.00 per year for five years.  Deadline:  March 31st, 2022.  contact:


*Students ages 16-17 are encouraged to apply for Paul Bunyan Communications Youth Tour Essay Contest for a chance to win an all expenses paid trip to Washington DC.  Parents/Guardians must be members of Paul Bunyan Communications Cooperative.  The deadline to apply is March 4th.  More information available here:https://paulbunyan.net/16-17-year-old-high-school-students-enter-the-paul-bunyan-communications-youth-tour-essay-contest-for-a-chance-to-win-a-trip-to-washington-d-c-deadline-is-friday-march-4/

*Laporte PTO Scholarship-Deadline is March 4th, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for application details.  

*Paul Bunyan Communications participates in the MTA's scholarship program which awards 5-$2000.00 scholarships to Minnesota high school seniors each year.  The application for 2022 can be downloaded at https://www.mnta.org/page/Scholarship ;   The deadline is February 24th, 2022.

*Al Clark Scholarship-Awarded to a Laporte High School Senior who will be attending BSU in the fall.  $2000.00.  Due date:  March 25th, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for application and details. 

*Ethel Curry American Indian Leadership Scholarship:  Awards range from $1000.00-$5000.00 a year.  Must be a member of a federally recognized tribe.  Must be pursuing further education in a college or university accredited by the state of Minnesota after graduation.  Applications are due May 31st.  Please see Megan in the office for more information.  

*Hubbard County Mounted Posse Scholarship:  $750.00.  Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice.  Applications are due in the office by April 29th, 2022.  See Megan for details and applications.  

*American Legion Post #134 for students planning on pursuing a 2 year post secondary education. $2500.00  Please see Megan in the office for applications and details.  Applications are due May 2nd.  

*American Legion Post #134 for students planning on pursuing a 4 year post secondary education. $2500.00  Please see Megan in the office for applications and details.  Applications are due May 2nd. 

*Laporte Education Support Professionals Scholarship.  $500.00.  Due date:  May 2nd, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for applications.  

*Laporte Benedict Lions Club Scholarship.  $1000.00.  Due date:  May 6th, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for applications.   

*Northland United Scholarship.  $500.00.  Applicant must be an education major, and also be the son or daughter of an Education Minnesota and Northland United member.  Must also be a college senior in the 2022-23 school year.  See Megan in the office for details. 

*American Legion Auxiliary #462  $250.00  Due date: May 2nd, 2022.  Preference will be given to family members of veterans.  Please see Megan in the of
fice for an application.  

*Harold Harris VFW Post 8508  $500.00  Due date:  May 6th, 2022.  Please see Megan in the office for an application and more information.  

*Education Minnesota Laporte Teachers Union. $1000.00  Due Date:  May 3rd.  Please see Megan in the office for an application. 

*Rural MN CEP has a youth program that may be able to assist with some college funding for those eligible.  You must apply for the program before you put any money down on books or tuition/fees, so it is important that you contact us as soon as you can so we can determine if we can help.  Call Jenny Person at 218-444-0732 or email at as soon as possible for more information.     






 


 













 

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