August 18, 2017


Stop at this page to find local and regional scholarship information
Contact Falls High School counseling office for application forms
Counseling Office Phone: 283-2571, x106
Thane Grewatz, Counselor,
2015-2016 Scholarships
Updated: September 22, 2015
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The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

This is an achievement-based scholarship.  GPA of 3.0 or higher at the end of junior year. 
Go to
 to review eligibility and complete application forms.  There are several scholarships to apply for on this website.

October 31, 2015
Good Samaritan Society Skilled Nursing

All Good Samaritan Society – International Falls SNF(skilled nursing facility) Employees who work an average of at least ten hours per week at the facility are able to apply for scholarships when the course of study is expected to lead to career advancement with the facility or in long-term care, including medical care interpreter services and social work; and to provide job related training in English as a second language.

Marcella Arnold Nursing Scholarship – funds provided by the VFW Auxiliary
This scholarship will provide financial aid to eligible nursing students in their FINAL year of nursing school.  Applicant must be a full-time nursing student in an Associate or Baccalaureate Degree Nursing Program, or PRIOR to the start of an LPN Program.  For additional required criteria, stop in the FHS Guidance Office.
April 1, 2016 (for funds available in the 2016-2017 school year)

University of St. Thomas

Science, Mathematics and Engineering scholarships.  Must be attending St. Thomas in the fall of 2016.  Information at www.stthomas/edu/scischolar - or in FHS Guidance Office.

December 15, 2015

University of Dayton

Open to students attending the University
of Dayton, a Catholic university located in
Dayton, OH.  The Leadership in Service Scholarship is worth $10,000 over 4 years. See FHS Guidance Office for details.

January 27, 2016
National Co-Op Scholarship Program
You must apply to one of 10 WACE Partner Institutions – See the Guidance Office for the complete list of the institutions.
February 15, 2016
Presidential Scholarships at Montana State University
Must attend Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.  Apply on-line at
December 4, 2015
On-line scholarship match, college resource, financial aid tip and internship opportunity.  This website provides tools to help you find scholarship opportunities based on your personal interests.  Create your free profile at Ongoing
MN students.  Applications can be found on website Ongoing
St. Cloud State University
Must attend St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. Apply on-line at Admittance prior to March 1, 2016
Elks National Foundation, Inc.  Most Valuable Student Scholarship Contest
Open to all high school seniors.  Must be a US citizen.  Visit  to apply.   Click on the 2016 MVS application link.
December 4, 2015
Elks National Foundation, Inc. Emergency Educational Grants
Open to children of deceased or totally disabled Elks members in the form of renewable one-year grants.  Visit, or contact ENF Scholarship Office at 773-755-4732 to apply for emergency educational grants.
Apply between May 1 and October 31 of the academic year for which assistance is desired.
Elks National Foundation, Inc. Legacy Awards

Open to college-bound high school seniors who are the children or grandchildren of current dues-paying Elks members.  Visit to apply.

On or before January 29, 2016 at 11:59 a.m.

University of MN Duluth Campus

Submit applications to UMD by priority deadline of December 15, 2015 to ensure eligibility for scholarship consideration.
December 15 2015

Earn micro scholarships at selected colleges for certain achievements from the start of 9th grade
until November 1st of a students’ senior year.  Register at to see if your college is available.  Funded in part by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

9th grade to November 1 of a students’ senior year

MN Power Community Involvement Scholarship
Open to high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who attend high school in MN Power service areas.

January 15, 2016 by 11:59 p.m.

Duluth Superior Area Community Foundations Scholarships
Potential scholarship opportunities are available for Koochiching County students.  See complete listing at

January 15, 2016 by 11:59 p.m.

Riley Burnell Criminal Justice Memorial Scholarship Fund
Student must be a resident of Koochiching County who is interested in pursuing a career in the criminal justice system.  Preference is given to students with a GPA of 3.0.  Apply on-line at

January 15, 2016 by 11:59 p.m.


MN students.  Applications can be found on website

Deadlines vary; pick up information sheets in the Guidance Office


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