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Sterbenz-Ryan Education Foundation is pleased to offer scholarship program named as “Sterbenz-Ryan Scholarship” that is administrated by Scholarship America. High school seniors, high school graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates residing in Minnesota or Wisconsin are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Scholarship America is dedicated to helping students follow their dreams and complete their degree programs through renewable, consistent support programs. There are Twenty-eight (28) awards of up to $15,000 each for students attending four-year schools and sixteen (16) awards of up to $5,000 each.
Scholarship America was founded in 1958, on the revolutionary idea that community support of scholarships could bring a college education within reach for millions of students who couldn’t otherwise afford it.
Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria
Be high school seniors, high school graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates residing in Minnesota or Wisconsin.
Plan to enroll in the full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.
Have a grade point average range of 2.5 to 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, or its equivalent.
How to Apply:
To be applying for the scholarship applicants must create an account by the given link: https://scholarsapply.org/sterbenz-ryan/register.php
Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation