03/29/13 deadline for MnACC Student of Color Scholarship

MnACC Student of Color Scholarship

Application Information

To apply for this scholarship, follow the instructions on thescholarship’s website

Whoa now, speedy. This scholarship has other requirements that you may not qualify for. Make sure to read them in the Requirements section before you apply.

Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for students of color graduating from a Minnesota high school. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must enroll as full-time, first-year students for the 2013-2014 school at a MnACC member institution. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must write an essay of 500 words or less about one of the following five given topics: leadership, community engagement, diversity, overcoming adversity, or future educators. Students applying for the Presidential Award must also include an official high school transcript and a letter of recommendation.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship’s application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won’t have as many applicants as most.


Deadline: Mar 29
Award Range: $500 – $1,000

Contact Information

Philana Tenhoff, Maccalester College
Minnesota Association of Counselors of Color

MnACC Scholarship Committee Co-Chair
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

p. 651-696-6710



Class Year:
  • High school senior
Home State:
  • Minnesota
  • African American
  • American Indian or Native Alaskan
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Hispanic
  • Other
More Requirements:
      Must attend an MnACC member institution.

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