Welcome to the NKHS scholarship page.  Please check back often as new scholarships will be added as they come in!

School Specific Scholarships (various deadlines):

Once you know where you're applying, check this page out to see what scholarships you should apply for! This is for Minnesota schools only, but if you're applying out of state, you should look at those schools' website for opportunities as well.


November Deadlines

Audrey A. Lundeen Bluebird Scholarship:  Open to students who plan to continue to participate in music, theater, dance and other performing arts in college (need not be a fine arts major.)  $2000 scholarship.

Deadline: November 2nd, 4:00

How to apply: http://www.bluebirdfoundation.org/application.htm

Minnesota Credit Union Foundation: Open to students who are members of any credit Minnesota credit union (must have an account separate from your parents).  Winners selected based short essay.  No minimum GPA required!

Deadline: November 30th

How to apply: https://www.mncun.org/mpage/FSCscholarships

January Deadlines

Alworth Scholarship: Large, renewable scholarship (up to $20K) for NE Minnesota students pursuing a 4 year degree in math, science and medical fields.  Must have a 3.5 or better GPA and a 25 for better ACT.

Deadline: application window November 1-January 15

How to apply: https://www.alworthscholarship.org/index.html

Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation:  a list of scholarships available to Itasca county students available here:  DSACFS Itasca County Apply for multiple scholarships with one application!

Deadline: January 15th

How to apply: Application portal

March Deadlines

Blandin Grants: awards ranging from $1000-$4500 annually.  For low-middle income families in the Itasca county area. Not based on GPA or class rank.

Deadline: March 1

How to apply: blandinfoundation.org/educationgrants  OR get a paper application from Mrs. Tucci

MI Tech Iron Range Alumni Scholarship:  $500 scholarship for grads of any Iron Range high school in the top 25% of his/her class who plans to attend Michigan Tech.

Deadline: March 1

How to Apply: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBTUNaZFVjNEtYVk00Q1Y5MmljRUFYOWF6aDNr/view?usp=sharing

May Deadlines

Northland Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation:  Open to students who are relatives of a Vietnam vet (child, grandchild, niece/nephew, also step family.)  Applicants are asked to interview a vet and write a short essay as part of their applications.

Deadline: May 10

How to apply: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBVDZKYzhWZE5nWXE1MGt5OHFUWVJfc0FFVFM4/view?usp=sharing