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.


December Deadlines:

Rove Pest Control: $500 scholarship, must have 3.0 or better GPA.

Deadline: December 31

How to apply: http://www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship/

Burger King Scholars:  Must have 2.5 GPA and participation in in school/community events to apply.  Up to $50,000.

Deadline: December 15

How to apply:  https://bk-scholars.com/

January Deadlines:

Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation Scholarships: A variety of scholarship opportunities are offered to Itasca county students. See document below for a list.

Deadline: January 15th

How to apply: www.sdacommunityfoundation.com > Receive > Scholarships > How to Apply

Lake Country Power:  Open to seniors with a 2.5 or better GPA.  Must be a Lake Country Power member/customer.  Up to $4000.

Deadline: January 31st

Website:  https://www.lakecountrypower.coop/content/scholarships

Helpful Docs: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBTmh0RzZFLWFSZGxYRXJzWDNXU0FfNzJ0bjM0/view?usp=sharing

Alworth Scholarship:  $20,000 scholarships for northern Minnesota students going into math, science, technology, engineering and medical fields (see website for more details.)  Must have a 3.5 GPA and a 25 or better ACT score.

Deadline: January 15th

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

February Deadlines:

World Class Scholarship: Open to students who live in areas served by Mediccom. Service area information can be found on their website.

Deadline: February 16

How to apply: www.mediacomworldclass.com

Alpha Kappa Psi:  For students planning to attend the Carlson Business School at the U of Minnesota.

Deadline: February 1

How to apply:  www.akpsischolarships.org

March Deadlines:

Blandin Education Grants: Renewable award for Itasca area students, between $1,000 and $4,500 per year for any accredited college or university. All NK students are encouraged to apply for a Blandin Grant!

Deadline: March 1

How to apply: https://blandinfoundation.org/programs/itasca-area/education-grants/

Note: If you are going to ICC you need to fill out this form instead: http://www.itascacc.edu/departments/financialaid/documents/17-18/1718BlandinEducationalGrantApplication.pdf

SFM Foundation: Scholarships for students whose parents were seriously injured or killed in workplace accidents while working for MN, IA or WI employers.  Up to $10K/year for up to 5 years.

Deadline: March 31

How to apply: https://www.sfmfoundation.com/

Disabled American Veterans of Itasca County:  Four $500 scholarships available to NKHS seniors.  Short essay required.

Deadline: March 23 (last Friday in March)

How to apply:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1s9z6JSZ8N0Th2bDYXjLDw26EI2KjQkqIdidAkVzwLl8/edit?usp=sharing

Horticultural Society Scholarship:  Four scholarships ranging from $250-$600 for northeastern Minnesota students who have an interest/involvement in gardening.

Deadline: March 1

How to apply: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBbWdJVE5nWjV0Y1JPTzBSeThxZVdrekJzY29V/view?usp=sharing

Michigan Tech Iron Range Alumni: 

$500 scholarship for an Iron Range student in the top 25% of their class who plans to attend Michigan Tech.

Deadline: March 1

How to apply: https://drive.google.com/a/isd319.org/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBX2ZpQV9xUzBoYUktSkg4eHZvc2FIcEJRVEsw/view?usp=sharing

April Deadlines:

East Side Neighbors:

Open to students who live in the Pengilly/Swan Lake area.

Deadline: April 14

How to apply: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBOVAzczZXZ2dYZGx2aFJ6OUVZTDViQm1xYXFZ/view?usp=sharing

May Deadlines

Minnesota Association of Townships:  Rare scholarship opportunity for JUNIORS.  $1000 for up to six juniors in Minnesota.

Deadline: May 1, 2018

How to apply: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8b7uQptr3lBN0p6UXg1WWk0VTRyRWIyQjQ1TG1zSDhhcjNV/view?usp=sharing