Workforce Development Scholarship

Workforce Development Scholarship
Early Childhood Education & Practical Nursing Programs

Itasca Community College will be awarding several $2500 scholarships through the State of Minnesota's Workforce Development Scholarship Program. These scholarships are targeted for Minnesota residents who are majoring in high-demand occupations. Students enrolled in Itasca Community College's Early Childhood Education A.S. and Practical Nursing Diploma programs are eligible to apply for one of these scholarships.

To be considered for a Workforce Development Scholarship, you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must be a Minnesota resident.
  • Must be enrolled in one of the following programs:
    • Early Childhood Education A.S. Degree
    • Practical Nursing Diploma
  • Must be enrolled in at least nine credits and maintain a 2.0 GPA.

Preference given to new/incoming students to Itasca Community College.

Priority Deadline: August 9, 2019


Scholarship Application Form
Priority Deadline: August 9, 2019

Application Instructions for Workforce Development Scholarship

Apply for the Workforce Development Scholarship by completing the online application below. Then press the Submit button at the bottom to send your application to us.

The more complete your application is, the better our scholarship committee will be able to evaluate your qualifications.

*Questions with an asterisk (*) are required.

NOTE: It is highly recommended that you write your essay question answers in Microsoft Word or another word processor and then copy/paste into the essay sections below. If you instead write your essay directly in the boxes below, the page may timeout and you will lose your work.

Contact Information

Education Information

NOTE: You must register for at least 9 credits fall semester to be eligible.

Essay and Short Answer Questions

NOTE: It is highly recommended that you write your essay question answers in Microsoft Word or another word processor and then copy/paste into the essay sections below. If you instead write your essay directly in the boxes below, the page may timeout and you will lose your work.

Scholarship Submission

By submitting my application, I attest to the following:

  • I certify that all information provided on this scholarship application is correct to the best of my knowledge.
  • I understand my application will not be considered if it is incomplete.
  • I understand by submitting my application, I authorize Itasca Community College to access any of my student information that may prove helpful in determining my eligibility.
  • If awarded a scholarship, I authorize Itasca Community College to publicize my name and likeness and to share my scholarship application information with the donor or funding body.