Scholarships Available for Students Pursuing High Demand Careers

Across Minnesota, students thinking about college have the opportunity to be awarded scholarships that are worth $2.500 or more! These scholarships will be awarded to students who are pursing future careers within advanced manufacturing, agriculture, health care services, information technology, early childhood education, and transportation at any of the 30 Minnesota State colleges.

In the last academic year of 2018-2019, nearly 400 Workforce Development Scholarships (of $2,500) were awarded to students. The scholarships are made possible by the Minnesota Legislature after a pilot program from the Minnesota Legislature during the 2017 session.

If you have a student or are a student thinking about heading, or are heading off to college this fall and are interested in this opportunity for a scholarship, please visit this link to learn more: