Greater Itasca NOW Spotlight: Bryan Sandeen

February 12, 2017




Bryan Sandeen wanted to get a good job right here in the Greater Itasca Area. He applied for scholarships through the Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation to get a certification as a millwright or machine operator.Bryan received a Greater Itasca NOW Educational Award for $4,000 to attend Mesabi Range College. We anticipate welcoming Bryan back to our community next year to pursue a great local job.


Greater Itasca NOW Educational Awards are made possible by:

  • Jerry and Cathie (Saxhaug) Anderson

  • Blandin Paper (UPM)

  • Grand Itasca Foundation

  • MDI (Minnesota Diversified Industries)

  • NIE (Northern Industrial Erectors)

  • NMBA (Northern Minnesota Builders Association) 

  • Industrial Lubricant

Deadline to apply for this year’s scholarship cycle is March 15th.
Click on the Scholarship Page to apply!





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