The following is a link to the 2017 Royalton Area Scholarship Booklet.
The following is a link to the 2017 Scholarship Due Dates handout.

Midwest Student Exchange Program
The Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) is a tuition reduction program that makes attending out-of-state-colleges and universities more affordable for non-residents. By enrolling in a MSEP program at a participating institution, you will receive a reduced tuition rate. Nearly one hundred colleges and universities in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin have opened their doors to each others' citizens by offering reduced tuition rates. For more information visit or call 1-855-767-6432.

Raise.Me Scholarships
What if you could earn $1,000 for college every time you got an "A" in a class?
What if you could earn $600 for college every time you got a "B" in a class?
How about $250 for participating in an after-school club or sport?
Starting today you can earn scholarships to colleges each time you achieve one of these goals. Get started today at

Rove Pest Control Scholarship
Applicants must be Class of 2017 graduates and must be attending college by the Fall 2017 semester and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.  This scholarship is open to anyone seeking a higher education.
Application process:  Only online applications will be accepted.  The application can be found at:
Award Amount: $500.00  Application Deadline is 
December 31, 2017.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
Nursing Schools Almanac has launched its 3rd annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship.  They will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:
     - a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
     - a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.  Interested students may visit and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage.  Here you'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.  Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.

Review 10s Student Scholarship Program
"Empowering the Education for All Students" Scholarship is available for current and past Royalton Middle/High School Students.  The scholarship is valued at $1000 a year.  Learn more about this by going to  Application deadline is December 31, 2017.

"FurioiusGrill Eat Healthy Scholarship"
FuriousGrill is an outdoor cooking blog, specializing in grilling, smoking & barbecue articles, including recipes, tips, tricks, cooking tutorials and product reviews.  They have announced the opening of an annual FurioiusGrill Scholarship Program.  Students from universities, colleges or high school are eligible to apply.  Students under the age of 18 need consent of a parent or legal guardian to participate.  An essay is required.  Go to for more information. Application deadline is November 15, 2017.

2017-2018 Car Seat Research Scholarship
Car Seat Research is offering an annual merit-based mid-term scholarship to all students.  This scholarship requires either an essay or video submission.  The three winning applicants will receive $3,000, $1,000, and $500 towards their costs of education.  All of the application details and the 2017 essay questions are available on our website at  Application deadline is November 30, 2017.

Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors Scholarship
In 2017, Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors is awarding a $1,000 scholarship to a current or prospective college student that submits a winning essay on the topic, "How has your family contributed to who you are today?"  Requirements for this scholarship are:
  • Acceptable essays will be between 700-1,000 words that answer:  "How has your family contributed to who you are today?"
  • A legal U.S. resident
  • A current undergraduate college student or a high school student that will be enrolled in a college/university in 2017.
  • Proof of enrollment or acceptance must be provided with your email submission.
  • Entries must be received by June 15th, 2017.
For more information about this scholarship, you can visit this page:

Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarships
High School Seniors who intend to pursue postsecondary education at a community college or technical school in Fall 2017 are invited to apply for the Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program.  This program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.  Scholarship criteria also include high school completion by Spring of 2017, Pell-eligibility, enrollment by fall 2017 with a commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical certificate/degree, and United States citizenship.  The Association will award up to 1,020 scholarships in 2017 with a maximum award amount of $2,500 depending on the length and cost of the program.  Students may begin applying online beginning March 15, 2017, at  The first priority deadline will be June 15, 2017.

Cosmetology Advancement Scholarship
Royalton High School has received two (2) cosmetology advancement scholarships/grants.  To validate this award, the person issued this award must visit the campus with the award letter and the college representative will validate the award.  Minnesota's most established Cosmetology College is the Model College of Hair Design, St. Cloud Minnesota - Tours of the Model College of Hair Design are available Monday - Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM.  
  • Campus Housing
  • 10 to 1 student/staff ratio
  • Accredited by NACCAS
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Nationwide Placement
Please stop by the CRC if you'd like more information on this scholarship/grant.

Get in Touch Foundation Youth Ambassador Collegiate Scholarship
The School Health/Get in Touch Youth Ambassador Collegiate Scholarship is awarded in the amount of $10,000 annually to one high school senior girl who has successfully completed her one-year term as a Get In Touch Youth Ambassador and will be attending a 2 or 4-year university.  For more information on this Scholarship please visit:

State of Sleep Scholarship
The Sleep Judge is announcing the first State of Sleep Scholarship.  They are offering a $1,500 scholarship to eligible high school seniors, current college and graduate students in an effort to support students who wish to further their education and provide awareness around the importance of sleep.  Selection of the recipients is based on the creative entry and academic performance.  Eligibility requirements:
  • Must be current high school seniors attending school in the United States and Canada OR current college students already studying at an accredited US or Canada OR current college students already studying at an accredited US or Canada post-secondary institution.
  • Must be US or Canadian citizens
  • Must be anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma/GED
  • Must be planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited US or Canada post-secondary institution.
  • Must be carrying a minimum 3.0 GPA or equivalent grade point average
Please see complete details here: 
Application deadline is
October 30, 2017.

Women in Public Finance Scholarship

Each year, Women in Public Finance offers scholarships to female high school seniors who have demonstrated academic and leadership qualities and who have an interest in a career in finance.  Last year, 3 of these scholarships were awarded to Minnesota high school students.  Scholarships typically range from $1,000 to $1,500.  The scholarship is eligible to female high school students entering their senior year in the fall of 2017.  Application deadline is July 14, 2017.  Below is a link to the scholarship application:

Healthcare Leadership Scholarship is pleased to announce its bi-annual $2,000 Healthcare Leadership Scholarship!  They are now seeking qualified applicants for the November 1st deadline. is becoming one of the largest social communities for students of healthcare around the world.  Their goal is to educate, inform and share career, job and salary information.  As their way of giving back to future leaders in healthcare, their merit-based scholarship is awarded every spring and fall.  Here are the details:  Application deadline is November 1, 2017.

University of MN Principled Man Scholarship
Phi Sigma Kappa is offering an opportunity for an incoming male freshman to be awarded a $500 scholarship to recognize his excellence and provide him with some financial assistance to meet the costs of his college education.  This scholarship began in 2007.  Phi Sigma Kappa has been providing opportunities for students to learn and grow during their college experience for over 100 years at the University of Minnesota.  The scholarship application can be accessed and submitted at the following site:  Application deadline is July 31, 2017.

Parentinn's Cyberbullying Prevention Scholarship

In an effort to the cause of preventing cyberbullying, Parentinn has created the "Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship" for High School students.  Parentinn has achieved a major impact on raising awareness of Cyberbullying to all students.  The award is $1,250 for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students and $1,250 for High School students.  Link to the Scholarship can be found here:  Application deadline is February 28, 2018.

Unique College Scholarships

Check out the link below for scholarships, grants and fellowships:

AED Superstore College Scholarships

Scholarships Offered by Minnesota Institutions

The following links can help in your scholarship search:

​School Soup
Scholarship Monkey
Scholarships and Financial Aid in Minnesota

Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation

Additional Scholarship Links:
Sleep Scholarships