Manufacturing Scholarships Available

The Lakes Area Manufacturing Alliance is offering scholarships to students enrolling/enrolled in manufacturing program(s) to earn post-secondary certificates and degrees in manufacturing careers.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be or soon to be a high school graduate (or have a GED) who will be enrolling as a full-time student at an accredited Minnesota college or university
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Must reside in the counties of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd or Wadena
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Must be pursuing a degree in a qualifying manufacturing related major

How to Apply: complete and submit the online application

Deadlines: For current high school students applying for 2018-2019 academic year, deadline is April 1, 2018.

Awards: Scholarship awards will be $1,000. Scholarship funds may be used for tuition,
books, tools or other educationally related materials, supplies or expenses. Awards will be
given to recipients upon successful completion of their first full time semester at a
post-secondary institution. At that time the recipient must present their grade report from
that semester showing a GPA of at least 2.5 and completion of at least 12 credits

For more information, contact:
Becky Best, (218) 821-0721
Bridges Special Initiatives Consultant