All Opportunities

To view a list of Winona State University scholarship opportunities, click “Ours” under “Opportunities” above. This list shows all scholarships in the system, not scholarships for which you are receiving consideration.

• Automatch scholarships will appear with “None” listed under the “Action” column – this means no additional action after completing the General Application is required for consideration.
• The “Deadline” column indicates the deadline to complete the application to receive consideration. This is not the deadline to accept the award.
• Click into an opportunity to see eligibility criteria and any additional question or essay requirements that will be needed for application submission.

Please Note: Listed opportunities are for the 2021/2022 academic year.

For detailed instructions, download our How To Apply To WSU Foundation Scholarships and Scholarships FAQ. If you have additional questions, contact wsuscholarships@winona.edu.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 Accounting Faculty & Staff Scholarship
The Accounting Faculty and Staff Scholarship is created for sophomore or junior students majoring in Accounting at WSU. Criteria 1. Each recipient...
The Accounting Faculty and Staff Scholarship is created for sophomore or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Adolph Bremer Scholarship
The Adolph Bremer Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Journalism. This scholarship will award 1 $1000...
The Adolph Bremer Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Corey Goodnature Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Corey Goodnature Memorial Scholarship Fund is to establish a permanent fund to provide scholarships in Corey’s name to youth...
The purpose of the Corey Goodnature Memorial Scholarship Fund is to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$500.00 Coulee Rock Club Scholarship
The Coulee Rock Club Scholarship is created for students majoring in geology at WSU. Criteria 1. Each recipient must be a declared Geology major...
The Coulee Rock Club Scholarship is created for students majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Elaine Vivian Scholarship
The Elaine Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Journalism. This scholarship will award 1 $1000...
The Elaine Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
3000 if a full-time student and $1500 if part-time Erika K Scholarship
The Erika K Scholarship is created to assist non-traditional women students attending WSU who, without this scholarship assistance, would be unable...
The Erika K Scholarship is created to assist non-traditional women...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 3000 if a full-time student and $1500 if part-time
Ended
$1,000.00 Frank Brueske Memorial Scholarship in Digital Media
In November 2019, the Frank Brueske Scholarship in Digital Media was established as a one time scholarship with the Winona State University...
In November 2019, the Frank Brueske Scholarship in Digital Media was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Jane Vivian Madsen Mass Communication Journalism Scholarship
The Jane Vivian Madsen Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Journalism. This scholarship will award 1...
The Jane Vivian Madsen Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 John Vivian Scholarship
The John Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Journalism. This scholarship will award 1 $1000...
The John Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,800.00 Marilyn & Frederick Foss Scholarship-Advocacy Center Winona
In January 2015, the Marilyn and Frederick Foss Scholarship was established as an annual/endowed fund in the Winona State University Foundation. ...
In January 2015, the Marilyn and Frederick Foss Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,800.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Paul Corrigan Mass Communications Journalism Scholarship
The Paul Corrigan Scholarship is created for Freshmen students at WSU who are majoring in Mass Communications Journalism. This scholarship will...
The Paul Corrigan Scholarship is created for Freshmen students at WSU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Roger & Myra Carlson Scholarship
The Roger and Myra Carlson Scholarship is created to encourage and support students who are seeking a degree in Education with a strong interest in...
The Roger and Myra Carlson Scholarship is created to encourage and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Rosalie Burton Scholarship
The Rosalie Burton Scholarship is for full-time junior or senior undergraduate students who have declared a major in Winona State University’s...
The Rosalie Burton Scholarship is for full-time junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Todd Copeman Memorial Scholarship
In July 2015, Robin Honken established the Todd Copeman Memorial Scholarship as an annual scholarship fund with the Winona State University...
In July 2015, Robin Honken established the Todd Copeman Memorial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,300.00 Verlie Sather Scholarship
The Verlie Sather Scholarship is created for students majoring in the Elementary Education and/or Early Childhoold Education Program. Criteria 1....
The Verlie Sather Scholarship is created for students majoring in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,300.00
Ended
$1,000.00 WinCraft Inc. Community Service Scholarship
The WinCraft Inc. Community Service Scholarship will create a recognition system to encourage WSU students to participate in voluntary community...
The WinCraft Inc. Community Service Scholarship will create a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 WinCraft Incorporated Scholarship
The WinCraft Incorporated Scholarship is created for students enrolled full-time at WSU. Application materials can be found by contacting...
The WinCraft Incorporated Scholarship is created for students enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Winona Health Scholarship
The Winona Health Scholarship is created for freshmen students interested in pursuing a degree in the College of Nursing and Health...
The Winona Health Scholarship is created for freshmen students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Dr. Lee Mendyk Memorial Scholarship
In 2019, the Dr. Lee Mendyk Memorial Scholarship was established with the Winona State University Foundation. This scholarship will benefit and...
In 2019, the Dr. Lee Mendyk Memorial Scholarship was established with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Harold Vivian Scholarship
The Harold Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Journalism. This scholarship will award 1 $1000...
The Harold Vivian Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Hugh Ouellette WSU Rochester Center Computer Science Scholarship
The WSU Rochester Center and Dr. Hugh Ouellette Computer Science Scholarship is created for students who have declared a major in WSU’s Computer...
The WSU Rochester Center and Dr. Hugh Ouellette Computer Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 The Geoscience Alumni Leadership Endowment (GALE)
Samuel and Shelby Plitzuweit, Douglas Portis, and Carl Matzek established the Geoscience Alumni Leadership Endowment (GALE) fund to inspire and...
Samuel and Shelby Plitzuweit, Douglas Portis, and Carl Matzek...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Spencer & Judy Munkel Math & Stats Scholarship
The Judy and Spencer Munkel Math and Stats Scholarship is created to encourage and support students who have declared a major in Math and...
The Judy and Spencer Munkel Math and Stats Scholarship is created to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Industry for the Advancement of WSU Composite Materials Engineering
The Industry for the Advancement of WSU Composite Materials Engineering Scholarship is created for students who have declared a major in the...
The Industry for the Advancement of WSU Composite Materials Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$700.00 Gabriel and Cecilia Manrique Faculty-Led Study Abroad Scholarship
In September, 2018, the Gabriel and Cecilia Manrique Faculty-Led Study Abroad Scholarship was established with Winona State University Foundation. ...
In September, 2018, the Gabriel and Cecilia Manrique Faculty-Led Study...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00
Ended
$500.00 Gaylia Borror Human Advocacy and Leadership Scholarship
Dr. Gaylia Borror, Winona State University (WSU) Professor Emerita, established the Gaylia Borror Human Advocacy and Leadership Scholarship. Each...
Dr. Gaylia Borror, Winona State University (WSU) Professor Emerita,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Kerry Williams Psychology Memorial Scholarship
The Kerry Williams Psychology Memorial Scholarship is created to encourage and support students in the Department of Psychology at WSU. Students...
The Kerry Williams Psychology Memorial Scholarship is created to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,100.00 70th Year Local Endowed Scholarship
The 70th Year Local Scholarship was established to support individuals returning to school for further college work; needy and worthy students...
The 70th Year Local Scholarship was established to support individuals...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,100.00
Ended
$350.00 Accounting Alumni Scholarship
The Accounting Department Faculty and Staff Scholarship is for students majoring in Accounting. Recipients must maintain a 3.0 or greater GPA. ...
The Accounting Department Faculty and Staff Scholarship is for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Aileen N. & Robert Rice Scholarship
The Aileen N. and Robert Rice Scholarship is created to encourage and support WSU students during the last three years of their college education...
The Aileen N. and Robert Rice Scholarship is created to encourage and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Alumni Nursing Scholarship
The Alumni Nursing Scholarship is created to encourage and support students who have been admitted to WSU’s Nursing Program. Criteria 1. Each...
The Alumni Nursing Scholarship is created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$400.00 Amanda Aarestad Scholarship
The Amanda Aarestad Scholarship is for junior year students who have declared an Elementary Education major and have been accepted into the Teacher...
The Amanda Aarestad Scholarship is for junior year students who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400.00
Ended
$500.00 American Society for Quality Scholarship (ASQ)
The American Society for Quality Scholarship will benefit and encourage students to pursue quality as they approach their career, their lives, and...
The American Society for Quality Scholarship will benefit and encourage...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$600.00 Ann R. & Neil K. Sawyer Scholarship
The Ann R. and Neil K. Sawyer Scholarship has a preference for a non-traditional student enrolled full-time who is a nursing major and in good...
The Ann R. and Neil K. Sawyer Scholarship has a preference for a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
$900.00 Anna & John Bowers Scholarship
The Anna and John Bowers Memorial Scholarship is for a non-traditional single female student with dependent children, enrolled full-time with a GPA...
The Anna and John Bowers Memorial Scholarship is for a non-traditional...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Augusta Nelson English Memorial Scholarship
The Augusta Nelson English Scholarship is created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in English. The recipient must maintain a GPA...
The Augusta Nelson English Scholarship is created to encourage and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Augusta Nelson Foreign Language Memorial Scholarship
The Augusta Nelson Foreign Language Memorial Scholarship is created to encourage and support students seeking a degree in Foreign Language. ...
The Augusta Nelson Foreign Language Memorial Scholarship is created to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Barbara & John Heddle Memorial Scholarship for Student Teaching in Special Education
The Barbara & John Heddle Memorial Scholarship for Student Teaching in Special Education is created to give assistance to a promising Special...
The Barbara & John Heddle Memorial Scholarship for Student Teaching in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,400.00 Bay State Milling Community Service Scholarship
The Bay State Milling Student Community Service Scholarship’s purpose is to create a recognition system to encourage our young citizens to...
The Bay State Milling Student Community Service Scholarship’s purpose is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,400.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship
The Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship was established by Warren and Jen Becker to encourage and support a student in the College...
The Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$800.00 Becky Morgan Eberhard Memorial Scholarship
The Becky Morgan Eberhard Memorial Scholarship is to encourage and support students admitted into the WSU Nursing Program as a full-time student...
The Becky Morgan Eberhard Memorial Scholarship is to encourage and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended
$900.00 Befidi Family Scholarship
The Befidi Family Scholarship is created to provide assistance to promising students who are seeking a degree in Computer Service, Engineering, or...
The Befidi Family Scholarship is created to provide assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00
Ended
$450.00 Benchmark Electronics Statistics Scholarship
The Benchmark Statistics Scholarship is for new entering freshmen who are interested in pursuing a Statistics major. Criteria 1. Undergraduate...
The Benchmark Statistics Scholarship is for new entering freshmen who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450.00
Ended
$400.00 Berger & Margaret (Buehler) Ostmoe Scholarship
Berger and Margaret (Buehler) Ostmoe Scholarship is created to encourage and support students with any major at WSU. The students must participate...
Berger and Margaret (Buehler) Ostmoe Scholarship is created to encourage...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400.00
Ended
$1,625.00 Bernard & Beverly Murtaugh Teacher Education Scholarship
In December 2016, Bernard and Beverly Murtaugh conceived the idea of creating an endowed scholarship in the Winona State University Foundation...
In December 2016, Bernard and Beverly Murtaugh conceived the idea of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,625.00
Ended
$300.00 Bertha Skifton Tenhoff Elementary Education Memorial Scholarship
The Bertha Skifton Tenhoff Elementary Education Scholarship is for students majoring in elementary education/early childhood education. Students...
The Bertha Skifton Tenhoff Elementary Education Scholarship is for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$500.00 Beth & Conway Elton Scholarship
The Beth and Conway Elton Education Scholarship is created to give assistance to adult students (age 30+) who aspire to teach, have a passion for...
The Beth and Conway Elton Education Scholarship is created to give...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Bryan & Evan Sage Scholarship
The Bryan and Evan Sage Scholarship is created for students who have declared a Pre-Med or Geoscience major at WSU. Criteria 1. A student enrolled...
The Bryan and Evan Sage Scholarship is created for students who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$500.00 Bud Dahlen Memorial Scholarship
The Bud Dahlen Memorial Scholarship is for an undergraduate student with a declared major in the HERS Department-Movement Science Option, with...
The Bud Dahlen Memorial Scholarship is for an undergraduate student with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$400.00 Burl & Nadine Leo Business Scholarship
The Burl and Nadine Leo Scholarship was created to encourage and support students seeking a business degree at WSU. Criteria 1. Each recipient must...
The Burl and Nadine Leo Scholarship was created to encourage and support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400.00
Ended