Listed below are ALL opportunities available at Ridgewater College.

For most of these, your general application will match you to the opportunities where you meet qualifications and there are no further steps needed. For a few others, there may be supplemental questions required in order to be considered. For these other instances, you should (1) read the description first to determine if you meet the qualifications and (2) if you are clearly NOT qualified, please do not attempt to apply. If you meet all qualifications, you may apply.

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Acuren Inspection
Awarded to 2nd year NDT students by instructor recommendation only. Up to $2,500 per semester for two semesters ($5,000 total); awarded students...
Awarded to 2nd year NDT students by instructor recommendation only. Up...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $2,500.00
10/16/2016 $2,500.00 None
Adams-Siksne Memorial
Awarded to students enrolled in the Machine Tool program with at least a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
Awarded to students enrolled in the Machine Tool program with at least a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Adult Basic Education Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled in any program on the Hutchinson Campus; eligible students must have completed a GED through participation in the...
Awarded to students enrolled in any program on the Hutchinson Campus;...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Affiliated Community Health Foundation (ACHF) HIT/MCS
Awarded to full time students enrolled in the Health Information Technology or Medical Coding Specialist program at Ridgewater College. Must have...
Awarded to full time students enrolled in the Health Information...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Affiliated Community Health Foundation (ACHF) L.P.N. Scholarship
Awarded to full time students enrolled in the Practical Nursing program at Ridgewater College (Note: Pre-Nursing and RN (BSN) students are not...
Awarded to full time students enrolled in the Practical Nursing program...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None
Alliance Pipeline
Awarded to full-time students pursing a career in Agriculture and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Awarded to full-time students pursing a career in Agriculture and have a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $450.00
10/16/2016 $450.00 None
Alumni
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in any program; whose parent is a graduate of Ridgewater College, Willmar Technical College, Willmar...
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in any program; whose parent is...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
American Welding Society
Awarded to a first year student enrolled in the welding program. One award for each campus will be given. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Recipients...
Awarded to a first year student enrolled in the welding program. One...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Anderson Chemical Company
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in any program at Ridgewater who graduated from Litchfield High School. Minimum 3.0 GPA is required.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in any program at Ridgewater who...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None
Art Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled in the Liberal Arts program with an intent to transfer to a 4 year university or Art Institute to major in Art, Film,...
Awarded to students enrolled in the Liberal Arts program with an intent...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Auto Body
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Auto Body program at Ridgewater. Must have minimum 2.50 GPA.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Auto Body program at...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Auto Service Technology
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Auto Service Technology program at Ridgewater. Must have minimum 2.50 GPA.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Auto Service Technology...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Ben Sandeen Memorial
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the NDT program. Student must demonstrate unmet financial need and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of...
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the NDT program. Student must...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $2,500.00
10/16/2016 $2,500.00 None
Brad Preslicka / Double B Repair
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Welding program at Ridgewater. Must have minimum 2.5 GPA.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Welding program at...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Caterpillar Excellence
Awarded to full-time 1st or 2nd year students on either campus enrolled in the Welding program.
Awarded to full-time 1st or 2nd year students on either campus enrolled...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Claire Houchens Memorial
Awarded to Willmar campus students enrolled in a Nursing program with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applicants must explain their passion for nursing and...
Awarded to Willmar campus students enrolled in a Nursing program with a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Awarded to students enrolled in the Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology program with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Awarded to students enrolled in the Computer-Aided Drafting and Design...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $350.00
10/16/2016 $350.00 None
Custom Products
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Welding program with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Welding program with a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Danielson Nursing
Awarded to full-time students (2nd year or beyond) enrolled in the Practical Nursing (LPN) or Registered Nurse (ADN/BSN/MANE) programs at...
Awarded to full-time students (2nd year or beyond) enrolled in the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None
Del & Patricia Allinder Memorial
Awarded to full-time non-traditional students enrolled in a nursing program at the Willmar campus. Preference given to female students.
Awarded to full-time non-traditional students enrolled in a nursing...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $450.00
10/16/2016 $450.00 None
Don Lindgren Memorial
Awarded to a Willmar campus maintenance department work study student who is enrolled full-time in any program; minimum 2.50 GPA required. Rewards...
Awarded to a Willmar campus maintenance department work study student...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Education & English
Awarded to second year students who are enrolled in a Liberal Arts program on the Hutchinson campus with intent to transfer to pursue a 4-year...
Awarded to second year students who are enrolled in a Liberal Arts...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Grainger Tools For Tomorrow
Awarded to full-time students that will be in the second/final year in the Fall semester that are enrolled in Automated & Robotics Systems, Audio...
Awarded to full-time students that will be in the second/final year in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $2,000.00
10/16/2016 $2,000.00 None
Haas Machine Tool
Awarded to full-time first year students enrolled in the Machine Tool program with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
Awarded to full-time first year students enrolled in the Machine Tool...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None
Health Information Technology/Medical Coding Specialist
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus students enrolled in the Health Information Technology or Medical Coding Specialist programs with a minimum GPA...
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus students enrolled in the Health...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Hutchinson Liberal Arts
Awarded to Hutchinson Campus students with a minimum 3.0 GPA enrolled in the Liberal Arts program seeking an AA degree.
Awarded to Hutchinson Campus students with a minimum 3.0 GPA enrolled in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Jared Johnson Memorial
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus students who are involved in their community or participates in students activities and is a member of...
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus students who are involved in their...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Kandiyohi Elevator Agriculture
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in an Agriculture program on the Willmar Campus.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in an Agriculture program on the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $450.00
10/16/2016 $450.00 None
Kari Reilly Achievement Award
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students enrolled in the Education Assistant/Paraprofessional, Activity Assistant/Activity Director or Universal...
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students enrolled in the Education...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $350.00
10/16/2016 $350.00 None
Kelly Berghorst Memorial
Awarded to non-traditional students enrolled in the Medical Assistant program; must demonstrate financial need and be making satisfactory academic...
Awarded to non-traditional students enrolled in the Medical Assistant...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/16/2016 $400.00 None
Larry Wepplo Memorial
Awarded to full-time students at Ridgewater College who are enrolled in an accounting program on Willmar campus; must demonstrate financial need...
Awarded to full-time students at Ridgewater College who are enrolled in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None
Liberal Arts Faculty (Willmar)
Awarded to full-time Willmar Campus Liberal Arts students with a minimum 3.0 GPA; preference to 2nd year students.
Awarded to full-time Willmar Campus Liberal Arts students with a minimum...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Mabel Erickson Family
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Carpentry or Electronics Technology programs at Ridgewater College with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Carpentry or Electronics...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award
Awarded to student who exemplifies an understanding of the interconnected nature of the world, its nations and all people; who is in good academic...
Awarded to student who exemplifies an understanding of the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Marketing-Willmar
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus student enrolled in a Marketing program. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Awarded to full-time Willmar campus student enrolled in a Marketing...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $350.00
10/16/2016 $350.00 None
McLeod Coop. Power Assn.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in any program on the Hutchinson Campus with a minimum 3.0 GPA and who are/were high school graduates from...
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in any program on the Hutchinson...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Meeker Cooperative Electric
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Electrician program on the Willmar campus. Applicant or their family must have been a member of...
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the Electrician program on the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $750.00
10/16/2016 $750.00 None
MinnWest Technology Campus
Awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) field. (Such fields would include: Biology or...
Awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science, technology,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $600.00
10/16/2016 $600.00 None
Murl E. Anderson
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in auto body, auto service technology, machine tool, carpentry, veterinary technology or welding programs;...
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in auto body, auto service...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/16/2016 $400.00 None
Northern Tier Energy NDT
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the NDT program.
Awarded to full-time students enrolled in the NDT program.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Paul J. Aamot Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to students who are enrolled in a Liberal Arts program with intent to transfer to pursue a 4-year degree in Education, English, Journalism...
Awarded to students who are enrolled in a Liberal Arts program with...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Peter Tintes Memorial
Awarded to full-time Willmar students majoring in Agriculture, Psychology or Sociology with min GPA of 2.50. Priority will be given to those...
Awarded to full-time Willmar students majoring in Agriculture,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $400.00
10/16/2016 $400.00 None
Phi Theta Kappa / Bookstore
Awarded to full-time Willmar students who are active members of Phi Theta Kappa with a minimum 3.0 GPA; students working as work study students in...
Awarded to full-time Willmar students who are active members of Phi...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Robert D. Bonniwell Memorial
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students who have completed 2 semesters in the NDT program. Student must have 3.0 minimum GPA.
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students who have completed 2 semesters...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $350.00
10/16/2016 $350.00 None
Staff Technical (Non-Endowment)
Awarded to outstanding full-time Willmar students enrolled in any technical program.
Awarded to outstanding full-time Willmar students enrolled in any...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Steve Nelson Memorial
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students enrolled in the Automation or Electronics programs.
Awarded to full-time Hutchinson students enrolled in the Automation or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $300.00
10/16/2016 $300.00 None
Success - Part Time
Awarded to part-time students who have successfully completed at least one semester at Ridgewater College within the past 2 years with a minimum...
Awarded to part-time students who have successfully completed at least...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $350.00
10/16/2016 $350.00 None
Tiger Path
Awarded to recent graduates of Hutchinson High School who are enrolled full-time on the Hutchinson campus. Students must be enrolled in a...
Awarded to recent graduates of Hutchinson High School who are enrolled...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $3,200.00
10/16/2016 $3,200.00 None
Transfer Scholarship
To be eligible, students must be transferring to Ridgewater College from another college for the upcoming semester. Student must have graduated...
To be eligible, students must be transferring to Ridgewater College from...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
10/16/2016 $500.00 None
Trustee - Full Time
Awarded to full-time, non-traditional students enrolled in any program at Ridgewater College in recognition of outstanding academic achievement. A...
Awarded to full-time, non-traditional students enrolled in any program...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/16/2016
  • Award: $1,000.00
10/16/2016 $1,000.00 None