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Workforce Development Scholarship

Made possible through Minnesota State legislation, a limited number of $2,500 scholarships are available to students seeking a certificate, diploma or degree in: 

  • Alcohol & Drug Counseling Studies
  • Applied Engineering Technology-Biomedical
  • Biomedical Technology
  • Business Computer Applications
  • Business Crisis & Emergency Management
  • Business: Workplace & Technology Emphasis
  • Clinical Research Professional
  • Computer Networking
  • Computer Network Security
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Science Transfer Pathway
  • Cybersecurity
  • Elementary Education Transfer Pathway
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Exercise Science Transfer Pathway
  • Fitness Specialist Certificate
  • Health Sciences Broad Field
  • Integrative Health & Healing
  • IT Support Specialist
  • Network Support & Administration
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Public & Community Health
  • Special Education Transfer Pathway
  • System Administration
  • Therapeutic Massage


  • Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credits per term.
  • Student must maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA (for the next semester to be awarded).
  • Retaken courses will not be eligible for this scholarship. Only first-time attempted credits will count toward the 9 credit minimum.
  • Students who withdraw from their courses after disbursement of the scholarship may be liable for repayment of the scholarship.
  • Students may receive the scholarship up to a maximum of 4 semesters.
  • A new application must be submitted each academic year to be considered for eligibility. 
  • Must be a Minnesota Resident.

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2024-2025 Workforce Development Scholarship

2023-2024 Workforce Development Scholarship

Awards will be made on a first-come, first-serve basis to eligible students as funding allows. 

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