The 2019-2020 scholarship application cycle is now open. Applications must be submitted online by Friday, October 25, 2019. 

The Foundation will award approximately $15,000 in scholarships this year. Typical awards range from $1000-$2500.


  1. Open the online application
  2. Secure a letter of recommendation, to be submitted separately via email (
  3. Complete your application and submit it online.

Winners will be notified in December.


Applicants must be:

  • Full-time undergraduate students
  • Enrolled in an ABET-accredited engineering program at a college or university in the state of Minnesota
  • Sophomore status or above for the current school year (seniors graduating in the spring of 2020 are eligible).


We award scholarships based on academic achievement, an essay and personal statement, work and volunteer experience, and a letter of recommendation.

Qualifying programs

These Minnesota-based Engineering programs are ABET-accredited:

  • Iron Range Engineering
  • Twin Cities Engineering
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth
  • University of St. Thomas
  • Minnesota State University Mankato
  • St. Cloud State University
  • Winona State University

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Contact our Scholarship Committee. We’re here to assist you.