College Scholarships


 Available in the Counseling Office

SENIORS:  When you bring in Scholarship & College applications, please make sure  you have them to us at least a week before the due date to insure that they are mailed on time.

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New Scholarships

The 8th District Minnesota State Horticultural Society is offering a minimum of four scholarships, ranging from $250-$600 to area students who have an interest in horticulture/gardening.  For a scholarship application and more details, please stop in the Counseling Office.  Deadline:  March 1, 2018.

The Minnesota Women’s Golf Association (MWGA) Foundation Scholarship is being offered to high school senior girls who are planning to enroll in a four year college program. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA and demonstrate involvement in golf. For applications, please come to the Counseling Office. Deadline March 31.


The Hispanic Scholarship Fund offers scholarships and programs to help Hispanic students complete their higher education.  To apply for the HSF scholarship, visit hsf.netDeadline:  March 31, 2018.


​The SFM Foundation Scholarship​ provides generous scholarships to students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for MN, IA or WI employers.  For an application or more information go to  Deadline:  March 31, 2018.


The Laurence Kleven Memorial Scholarship awards $250 scholarships to two high school seniors who will be furthering their education.  Applicants must reside within the area served by and exhibited in the St. Louis County Fair.  Applications are available in the Counseling Office.  Deadline:  April 10, 2018. ​


The Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association is sponsoring the Tom Bovitz Memorial Scholarship Awards essay contest.  To apply, seniors must write a 500-750 word essay on “Municipal Utilities: Good for All of Us”.  Eligibility guidelines and entry forms are available in the Counseling Office. Deadline:  April 16, 2018.

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  • ISD 706
  • 411 South 5th Ave.
  • Virginia, MN 55792
  • Phone: 218-749-5437
  • Fax: 218-741-8522