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Apply for a Scholarship

The Friends of Saint Paul College Foundation offers scholarships for Saint Paul College students for fall, spring and summer terms.

Scholarship application deadlines

The application for Fall 2016 scholarships will be open from May 6 to July 1, 2016.

Applicants for summer term scholarships will be notified whether they received scholarships before May 13, 2016.

How to Apply for a Scholarship

Our online scholarship application makes it easy for you to apply and includes a list of all the different types of scholarships available to you as a student at Saint Paul College.

  • Apply online: You can apply for your scholarship online.
  • Automatic scholarship match: Our online scholarship manager will automatically match you with the scholarships for which you are eligible.
  • Instructor recommendation: You will need to know which instructor you would like to have write your recommendation and provide that person's email address.
  • Write a short essay: You will be asked to write a short essay which you may type directly into the application, or copy and paste into the application from a word processor document.
  • Upload current transcript: You will also be prompted to upload a current transcript.

 

If you have questions on how to submit an application online, please call Kelly Marlow at 651.846.1741.

President’s Scholarship

The Friends of Saint Paul College Foundation is seeking nominations and applications for the President’s Scholarship, established by President Rassoul Dastmozd, to honor the achievements of two outstanding Saint Paul College students who will be graduating this year and transferring to a four-year college or university

For more information, click on the following link: President’s Scholarship Application Process

Community Scholarships

From time to time, we will list community scholarships for which Saint Paul College students might be eligible, so please check back.

Career or Major Specific Scholarships

List of Scholarships

  
  
  
  
105-Year ScholarshipFirst generation college students in any program with demonstrated financial need.$500Fall, Spring and Summer Semester
Abby Kay Lydon Memorial ScholarshipChild Development students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher$1,000Fall Application, paid in Spring
Auto Body Repair ScholarshipAuto Body Repair students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher$500Fall or Spring Semester
Automotive Service ScholarshipAuto Service Technician students with a 2.5 GPA or higher$500Fall or Spring Semester
Benjamin Daniel Vasterling Memorial ScholarshipAuto Body Repair students who have completed one semester with a 2.5 GPA or higher$500Spring Semester
Bob Christopherson MemorialFull-time Welding students with at least 6 credits at Saint Paul College$555Fall Semester
Carl L. Eastvold Scholarship for Career and Technical ProgramsFull-time students in trades programs$500Fall and Spring Semesters
Carpentry Program ScholarshipCarpentry students$500Fall or Spring Semester
Caterpillar Excellence ScholarshipFull-time Welding students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher who have completed 16+ credits$1,000Spring Semester
Central Corridor ScholarshipStudents who live within one mile of the Central Corridor/Green Line, GPA of 2.5 or higher$500Fall and Spring Semester
Culinary Field ScholarshipCulinary Arts students in good academic standing with at GPA of 3.0 or higher and financial need.  Must be a US citizen.$1,000Fall Semester
Donovan Schwichtenberg ScholarshipFull-time students in any program with demonstrated academic achievement and financial need$500Fall Semester
Fargo Family ScholarshipFull-time, single-parent students in the Business Administrative Professional, Child Development Careers or Practical Nursing program.$500Fall, Spring or Summer Semester
Friends of Saint Paul College ScholarshipStudents in any program with a GPA of 2.0 or higher$500Fall, Spring and Summer Semester
George Christen ScholarshipMassage Therapy or Personal Trainer students who have completed at least one semester with a 3.0 GPA or higher$500Fall or Spring Semester
Gladys Westin ScholarshipMedical Lab Technician students who have completed at least one year with a GPA of 3.2 or higher, financial need, and working while going to school$500Fall Semester
IBEW Local #110 Electrical ScholarshipFull-time Electrical student who has completed at least 2 semesters with a GPA of 3.0 or greater and financial need$1,000Fall semester $500 and renewed in Spring for $500 based on GPA
Inge G. Thulin ScholarshipSTEM students who have completed at least two semesters with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.$1,000Fall 2016 only
James Staloch Memorial ScholarshipSingle parents in any program with at least 9 credits and a GPA of 2.5 or higher$500Fall, Spring or Summer Semester
John Erik Brandenburger Scholarship in Culinary ArtsCulinary Arts student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher and financial need$1,000Fall and Spring Semester
Joseph Buhain Scholarship for Military ServicemembersVeteran or active service member with excellence in their field and volunteers in the community$500Fall or Spring Semester
Joseph Buhain Scholarship for Respiratory TherapyFull-time Respiratory Therapy student win a GPA of 2.5 or higher and volunteers in the community$500Spring Semester
Jung Family Scholarship for Child Development StudiesStudents in good standing in the Child Development program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and financial need.  Preference for first generation students and students who have volunteer experience working with children.$500Spring Semester
Ken and Ruth Wilson Endowed ScholarshipStudents must have completed one semester of the Machine Technology program in good standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and financial need.$500Fall and Spring Semester
Lawrence and Christine Fischer ScholarshipStudents must have completed one semester with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, financial need, and be a graduate of Saint Paul Public Schools.  Preference to Culinary Arts students.$500Fall Semester
Nazim Alley Memorial Scholarship for Phi Theta KappaStudent in PTK with outstanding academic performance and actively participates in chapter events and activities$500Fall and Spring Semester
North End Community ScholarshipStudent must live in Saint Paul’s North End, can be a new or current student, and have a GPA of 2.5 or above.$1,000Summer and Fall 2016 Semester
Project Lead the Way ScholarshipsStudents must have a) graduated from SPPS, b) completed one or more Project Lead the Way classes in high school, c) plan to pursue a STEM career and d) come from a background traditionally underrepresented postsecondary education and STEM careers.$1,000Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Semester
Richard Anfang ScholarshipFull-time students in any program with a 2.0 GPA and financial need$500Fall and Spring Semester
Richard Newman Memorial ScholarshipFirst-year Plumbing students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher$500Fall or Spring Semester
Robert Erickson Scholarship for Part-Time StudentsPart-time adult students in any program.  Priority given to students who are also working part or full time.$500Fall, Spring and Summer Semester
Saint Agnes Baking Company ScholarshipCulinary Arts student with demonstrated financial need and a commitment to culinary arts.  Preference given to a student who wants to pursue a career in baking.$600Fall 2016 Semester
Saint Paul College Faculty and Staff ScholarshipStudents in any program in good academic standing with financial need$500Fall, Spring and Summer semester
Schubert ScholarshipStudents must be in good academic standing and demonstrated financial need$2,500Fall and Spring Semesters (through Spring 2017)
Sima Z. Savin ScholarshipFirst generation students with a GPA of 3.6 or higher$500Fall Semester
Southward Family ScholarshipElectrical Technology students with a 3.0 GPA or higher and financial need.$500Fall Semester
Steamfitters-Pipefitters Local 455 ScholarshipSecond semester Pre-Pipefitting students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher$1,500Spring Semester
Travelers EDGEBusiness, Accounting, IT majors with a 3.0 GPA or higher$3200Fall $1,600, with a $1,600 renewal for the Spring semester
Victoria Davis and Nathaniel Khaliq ScholarshipStudents in any program who grew up in the Rondo neighborhood, graduated from Saint Paul Public Schools, and volunteers in the community.$500Fall Semester
Wine Professional Certificate ScholarshipStudents must have completed 15 credits of the Culinary Arts or Hospitality program, be 21 years of age and a 3.0 GPA or higher.$500Fall or Spring Semester