M.A. Mortenson Company has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
The 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. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.
Applicants to the Mortenson Scholarship Program must:
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of M.A. Mortenson Company play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in late June.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of M.A. Mortenson Company. Payments are made in two installments in early August and mid-December.
Up to 14 awards will be granted, as follows:
Assuming there are qualified applicants, a minimum of seven (7) awards will be granted to applicants who self-identify as female and/or one of the following underserved groups:
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Recipients may be offered future mentorship, internship, and/or employment opportunities provided by Mortenson.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 18, 2021 3:00 pm CT.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.