Scholarship Information

  • General Scholarships

    ATCC offers scholarships for fall and spring semester through an online process. When applications are open, click on the “Apply online now” button to access the online application.

    Fall Semester Awards:

    Priority applications open January 1 to April 1, rolling applications and awards through August 1

    Spring Semester Awards:

    Application open mid-September to November 1

    Things to know BEFORE starting the online scholarship process:

    • Know the degree you are planning to obtain (AA, AAS, Diploma, etc.)
    • Know your 8-digit ATCC student ID number OR your StarID.
    • Use your most recent cumulative GPA
    • Email address of a reference to fill out a letter of recommendation for you

  • Knute Nelson/Workforce Development Scholarship: $5,000

    Accepting applications for Knute Nelson Workforce Development Scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year. $5,000 available to students in Practical Nursing, Medical Coding Specialist, or Cybersecurity, Virtualization, & Networking. Special requirements apply. 

    Scholarship Details >>

Please follow the instructions below to begin the scholarship application process (as a reminder, students will need to apply for scholarships using the AwardSpring Online system).

  1. Click the "Apply Now" button to begin the process.
  2. All users will create an AwardSpring Online account.
  3. Complete the application by following the instructions given.
  4. Attach any required documentation you are asked to provide (this will vary depending on the scholarships for which you are eligible).
    1. If you have to attach documentation and you don't have a scanner, you may use the scanner located in the ATCC Library.
  5. Once your application is complete AwardSpring will give you a list of Qualified Scholarships. You will need to click the "Apply" button on each one in order to submit your application.

Additional Notes:

  • When prompted, please report your most recent cumulative GPA. ATCC Foundation will verify this information.
  • Notification letters will be emailed to applicants within 4-5 weeks of the deadline.
  • For further questions, contact the Scholarship Coordinator, at 320-762-4670 or via email Email Scholarship Coordinator