Scholarship Opportunities

The Mankato Area Foundation administers scholarship funds for current high school seniors planning for post-secondary education.

 

Marlyn R Heintz Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants:  High school senior women graduating from School District 77 in Mankato, MN or School District 14-4 in Watertown, SD with a minimum GPA of 3.5.

Application Deadline – March 15

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Ogden W and Jane M Confer Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants:  High school seniors who are graduating from School District 77 with a minimum GPS of 3.5 and plan on attending a 4 year liberal arts institution.

Application Deadline – March 15

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Dustin Lemke Memorial Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants:  Those students applying for the Triple A Award at Mankato East High School in School District 77. 

Mankato Area Foundation does not accept applications for the Dustin Lemke Memorial Scholarship.  Winners of the Triple A Award at Mankato East High School will be granted the Dustin Lemke Scholarship.

Application Deadline – Mankato East High School’s Triple A Award application deadline.  Please verify application process and deadlines with East High School’s guidance counselor.

 

Jenny Schugel Memorial Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants:  Applicants must be a J&R Schugel Trucking employee, owner operator, or an immediate family member of the employee or owner operator.  Employee or owner operator must be currently employed with J&R Schugel Trucking, Inc. and for a period of 24 months. For more information regarding the application process and annual deadlines, please contact:  Michelle Luther at J&R Schugel Trucking.   michellel@jrschugel.com or 507.233.2900 ext 226

 

Polly and Bill Webster Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants – High school seniors graduating from Mankato East High School - one female and one male will be selected.  Must qualify for free or reduced lunch program and attend a four year public college or university.

Application Deadline – April 15

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Philip M. Schooff Honorary Scholarship Fund

Eligible Applicants – High school seniors graduating from Freeport High School, minimum GPA of 2.75, and plan to attend a 4 year U.S. college or university or a 2 year U.S. college or trade school.

Application Deadline – April 15

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Gary W. Stroup Memorial Scholarship

Eligible Applicants – High school seniors graduating from Southland High School, minimum GPA of 2.75, and plan to attend a 4 year U.S. college or university or a 2 year U.S. college or trade school.

Application Deadline – April 15

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For more information on Mankato Area Foundation scholarships contact:

Sarah Beiswanger
507.389.4583
sarah@mankatoareafoundation.com

 
 

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