Scholarships Workforce Awards & Educational Grants

Applications are accepted from February 1 - March 1

One Application

Complete and submit one application to be considered for all scholarships at the Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation.

  • Applications require recommendations

    • Recommendations are submitted electronically, via our Scholarship Portal.

    • Applicants need the email address for the people who they want to submit a recommendation.

    • More information and instructions are found on the actual scholarship application.

  • High School Applications require you to attach your transcripts

  • Anyone planning to pursue certifications or training in the building trades, medical fields, transportation and other high-demand jobs in our local area are strongly encouraged to apply!

Scholarships are for:​

  • High School Students

  • Grand Itasca Foundation

  • Northern MN Builders Assn.

  • MDI

  • L&M employees and family

  • medical certifications

  • diesel mechanics

  • GED students

  • anyone wanting more education or training

This is an example of your Student Aid Report (SAR) that you receive after they have processed your FAFSA (Free Application For Student Aid.

If you completed a FAFSA, you will attach this one page of the report to your scholarship application.


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