April 14: Deadline to apply for Foundation scholarships

Please note: The deadline to apply for this scholarship was previously reported as April 24. The correct deadline is April 14.

Metropolitan State University Foundation scholarships are supported by gifts from individuals, foundations and corporations who wish to provide financial assistance to our students. The deadline for students to apply is quickly approaching!

For students looking to obtain financial help, apply for scholarships through the Metropolitan State University Foundation. The application period for the 2017–2018 academic year is now open. Deadline is noon, April 14.

Last year, 144 students were awarded more than $240,000 in scholarships.

For academic year 2017-2018, scholarship applications and the specific criteria are posted on the Financial Aid Web page under “Scholarships.” To view all scholarships, click here. See which might fit for you, as these privately funded scholarships have various requirements. To maximize search results, leave the option fields set to “All.”

Students may submit scholarship applications at any of the four Gateway Student Services locations. Students may also mail completed applications to Metropolitan State University, Attn: Gateway Student Services, 700 E 7th Street, St. Paul, MN 55106. Emailed applications can be sent to gateway@metrostate.edu and must be from your Metropolitan State email account for personal identification and security with “Scholarship Application” denoted in the subject line. Questions about the scholarships should be directed to Gateway staff at 651-793-1300 or gateway@metrostate.edu.