Foundation Scholarships

Red Wing Scholarship Winners 2017MSC Southeast Foundation’s Scholarship Program increases access to higher education by making college more affordable. 

Scholarship applications are reviewed by members of the Foundation's Scholarship Committee, comprised of community volunteers who dedicate themselves to reviewing over 200 applications annually.   

Two scholarship application cycles give students plenty of opportunity to apply.  To apply, students complete a general scholarship application online.  The scholarship committee matches applicants to an appropriate scholarships. 

Scholarships are awarded from the Foundations's 22 endowed scholarships, one-time named scholarships, and unrestricted funds.    

Support Foundation Scholarships  

Your support matters! You may make a gift to support scholarships in any of these areas:

  •  Foundation Scholarship Fund - A gift of any amount will benefit a student right now.
  •  Endowed Scholarship Fund - With a gift of $25,000 or more, you can create a permanent scholarship fund. Funds are stewarded by Foundation Board of Directors and professionally invested in accordance with foundation's endowment and investment policies. Earnings of the fund are used to provide a scholarship each year.
  •  One-Time Named Scholarship - With a gift or pledge of $1,000 or more, you can provide scholarships in your own name or in honor or memory of an individual.

For more information on giving opportunities, please contact Casie Johnson 507-453-1423 or

Student Information

If you're a student seeking scholarship application information, please see Paying for College > Grants and Scholarships > Foundation Scholarships


Named Scholarships

(Scholarship Specific Gifts of $1000 or more)  

2016-2017 Academic Year

Above and Beyond Scholarship
Norris P. & Rhoda R. Abts Transportation Scholarship
LaVonne Bitu Memorial Scholarship
Gene Beckwith Memorial Scholarship
The Comeback Award Scholarship
Foundation Scholarship
Gundersen Health System Scholarship
Hiawatha Valley Family - Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship
Lisle Violin Scholarship
Mayo Clinic Health System-Red Wing Scholarship
Mayo Clinic Health System-Red Wing Auxiliary Scholarship
Jeremy Miller Accounting Scholarship
Sue Miller Nursing Scholarship
PEO Scholarship
The President's Emergency Fund Scholarship Rotary Club of Winona - Service Above Self Scholarship
Roxanne J. Lemmerhirt Memorial Scholarship
Sim Sound and Video Scholarship
Steak Shop Catering Scholarship
We Make a Difference Scholarship
Xcel Energy Scholarship

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