Scholarships For Seniors

 

 

(Please take note: Scholarships here are organized by either "educational," "local," and "national."

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Education Foundation Scholarships

 

Name

Amount

Number

Criteria

Due Date

Contact

Format of Entry

Orielle and Eleanor Memorial Scholarship

$1000

1

See Application

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Reference; Resume

West Central Ag - Beltrami Scholarship

$500

1

Ag-Related Career Interest

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Resume; Goal Statement

Fertile Fire Fighter's Association

$1000

2

Career in Law Enforcement, Fire, or Medical

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Resume; Reference

Otto & Swanhild Kaste Endowed Memorial

$1,000

5

4-yr College/University

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Resume; Reference

S.A. Aas (automatically awarded)

$750

2

Top two Academic Seniors

Not Applicable

Mrs. Nereson

Not Applicable

Emil & LaVanche Petersen

$1,000

1

Rural background; three letters of recomendation; essay; 2.5 GPA

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Resume; Essay

Edith Bolstad Memorial (automatically awarded)

$500

1

Highest Academic Senior attending Concordia College

Not Applicable

Mrs. Nereson

Not Applicable

Fertile-Beltrami Sandhill Snowcruiser's Scholarship

$500

1

Member of Sandhill Snowcruisers

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Reference; Essay

Fertile-Beltrami Education Foundation Endowed Scholarship

$1,500

2

2.5 GPA; high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative and respect for others

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Reference;

JT’s Station Scholarship

$500

1

2.5 GPA; high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative and respect for others

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Transcript; Resume; Reference

Norris and Karen Johnson Endowed Scholarship

$500

1

Senior or former graduate of Fertile-Beltrami; entering a health-related field at a 2-or 4-year college or university.

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April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Transcript; Resume; Statement of Educational and Career Goals; Three Letters of Reference

Lorraine and Paul Gredvig Medical Scholarship

$500

2

See Application

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Transcript; Two letters of References; Essay; List of activities

Clarence and Ethel Shawstad Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

1

Senior from Fertile-Beltrami attending any post-secondary institution; high character and lofty goals

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Transcript; Resume; Two Letters of Recommendation; Statement of Educational and Career Goals; Essay

David Jerome Norrs Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

1

Senior from Fertile-Beltrami attending any post-secondary institution; high character and lofty goals

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Transcript; Resume; Two Letters of Recommendation; Statement of Educational and Career Goals; Essay

Mary E. Swenson Memorial Scholarship

$500

1

Senior majoring in education attending a post-secondary institution; 3.0 GPA

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Essay; Application

Renee Rongen & Associates, LLC Entrepreneur Scholarship

$500

1

Demonstration of real-life business experience, entrepreneurial mindset, or promise of future entrepreneurial endeavors

April 1st

Mrs. Nereson

Application; Resume; Three letters of reference; Essay

Wilmer J. Waksvik Memorial Scholarship (cover sheet)

$1000 2 (one for each GPA criteria) Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 (or 3.75 for higher GPA scholarship), plan to attend a college, vocational school, or other institution of higher education April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application; Transcript; Resume; Two letters of recommendation (only one can be from FB faculty); statement of educational and career goals
Cody Christianson Memorial Scholarship $500 1 Demonstrate leadership skills, service to community, motivation, high character, initiative, and respect for others; 3.0 cumulative GPA and plan to attend college April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application; References; Resume; Transcript
The Carole Engelstad Memorial Scholarship $500 1 Demonstrate high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative and respect for others; GPA of 2.0 and plan to attend a university, college, technical college or other accredited institute of higher education April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application; Transcript; Resume; 2 Letters of Recommendation; Essay
Marv Nelson Memorial Scholarship $500 1 Graduating senior of FBHS pursuing in the science field. Must be accepted into 4-year college, university or 2-year technical institue. High character, leadership, motivation initiative, and respect others. GPA at least 2.5 during last 2 years of his/her education. April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application, High school transcript, Resume of high school or college and religious activities, statement indicating your educational pursuits (Where you plan on attending), 2 letters of recommendation, who is not a relative.
Ray and Nancy Christian Scholarship $1,000 2 Demonstrate high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative and respect for others, Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5. Plan to attend a university or college, Technical college or other accredited institute of higher education April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application
Red River State Bank F-B Scholarship $500 2 Student who is planning on attending a junior college, four-year college or university with a planned major in Business, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Finance, Finance, or Accounting. April 1st Mrs. Nereson Application
Arnold & Arlene Edlund Memorial Scholarship $500 1 Pursue a career in elementary education. Demonstrate high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative, and respect for others. GPA of at least 2.0. Plan to attend a technical cololege, 4-year college or university, or other accredited institution of higher education April 1 Mrs. Nereson Application
Frances Raff Flaig Scholarship $1000 2 Demonstrate high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative, and respect for others. GPA of at least 2.0. Plan to attend a technical college, 4-year college or university, or other accredited institution of higher education April 1 Mrs. Nereson Application

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Local Scholarships

Name

Amount

Number

Criteria

Due Date

Contact

Format of Entry

             
Advanced Com $500 2 ANY senior planning to major in a business or technology field May 1 Mrs. Clark; FB Business Department Application
Wes Michaels Memorial Scholarship $250 1 Seniors attending a technical college, trade school, four year college or university, or other accredited university. April 18 See Mrs. Nereson if you have questions Complete coversheet, Answer one of two questions and write an essay under 750 words.
Fertile Lions Club Scholarship $500 3 Senior attending a post secondary school, technical school, and etc. April 1 See Mrs. Nereson if you have any questions Completed application, two letters of reference (one must be from a former or current teacher), a brief resume of your high school and community activities, copy of your high school transcript signed by a school official.
Alex Bauer Memorial Scholarship $1,000 1 Senior attending a Christian college April 1 See Mrs. Nereson if you have any questions Completed Application, Essay explaining your decision to enroll in a Christian college and what goals this education will help you achieve
David and Helen M. Hanson Scholarship     Minimum of a 3.0 Cumulative GPA and plan to enroll full-time in a 2 or 4 year school. April 1 Mrs. Nereson Application
Fertile America Legion Auxillary Scholarship $100 1 See attatched April 15 Mrs. Nereson Application

 

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