The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation have established a scholarship program to assist students who plan to continue their education at an accredited college or vocational school in Minnesota.
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. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants to the Richard and Louise Varco Scholarship Program must be:
The authorized distribution for awards is determined annually by the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation based on the total amount available from the Richard and Louise Varco Scholarship Fund.
Awards will not exceed $5,000.
Awards are not renewable.
Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Applicants will be notified in late April.
Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation.
Payments are made in one installment in early August.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need must be demonstrated.
The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation reserve the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically
Questions? Contact us:
Phone: 507-931-1682 and ask for the Richard and Louise Varco Scholarship Program
Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:
Richard and Louise Varco Scholarship Program
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082