Established by the Marvin family, the William S. and Margaret I. Marvin Warroad Scholarships recognize graduating Warroad High School seniors who exemplify the civic-mindedness of William and Margaret Marvin.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the William S. and Margaret I. Marvin Warroad Scholarship Program must:
Grandchildren and great-grandchildren of William S. and Margaret I. Marvin are ineligible.
The scholarship amount is equal to the cost of tuition and fees at the scholarship recipient’s enrolling educational institution* within the following parameters:
Scholarships may be deferred up to four years for active duty military service. Deferrals will not be granted for participation in sports or other activities.
*As posted for the current year on the Minnesota Office of Higher Education website.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
A minimum of 100 hours of community volunteerism accumulated between Grade 7 and Grade 12 is highly encouraged.
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation’s selection committee. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in May. Recipients will be announced at Warroad High School Senior Awards Night. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation. Payments are made in equal installments in August and December.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf. The recommendation must be from a Warroad Schools teacher, academic advisor or counselor or principal or superintendent.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.