Student & Continuing Education Scholarships
The Business Education Partnership Committee of the North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for one graduating senior each from Brooklyn Center, Maple Grove, Maranatha Christian Academy, Osseo Senior, Park Center High Schools, and the Osseo Area Learning Center (OALC).
Additionally, the North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the availability of a continuing education scholarship.
The scholarship process for both the student and the continuing education scholarships is coordinated by the North Hennepin Area Chamber Business Education Partnership committee.
SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AWARDED:
Scholarships are awarded based on your high school accomplishments and your ability to communicate your career/educational objectives through effective, thoughtful communication submitted in a typed letter. Applications will be judged utilizing a points system.
QUALIFICATIONS - Student Scholarships:
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Brooklyn Center, Maple Grove, Maranatha Christian Academy, Osseo, Park Center Senior High, or the Osseo Area Learning Center (OALC), and must be enrolled in a post-secondary college/university for the 2018-19 school year.
QUALIFICATIONS - Continuing Education Scholarship:
Applicant must enroll for the 2017-2018 school year at a post-secondary school that is currently a Chamber member and has been a member for more than one year with the North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce. Applicants must be out of high school for lt least one year to be eligible for the scholarship and applicants must submit the recipient claim form prior to June 1, 2019 in order for payment to the college to be authorized.
Application forms will be available through participating schools and through the chamber website by December 1*. Please see pdf(s) on this site for applicable forms.
Applications must be completed and returned to the designated school staff by March 1*.
Winners are announced in April during a North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce function. Funds are disbursed directly to the college/university upon receipt of completed scholarship recipient claim form, verification of enrollment form from college, and copy of fees from college. The recipient claim form is available by contacting Bonny at The Chamber.
For 2018, the Scholarship Awards Luncheon will be a Rush Creek.