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Posted by on January 27, 2012

Community Service Scholarship

Minnesota School of Business – Lakeville Campus

To reward students for community service and continued enrollment, each Globe University and Minnesota School of Business location offers eight community service scholarships each year, awarding up to two scholarships each quarter to qualifying applicants. 

Winter 2012 applications are due FEBRUARY 24th!!!!

Award Amount:  $2,000 Annually

Eligibility Guidelines

  • Be enrolled in a diploma, associate or bachelor degree program
  • Be a continuing student by having completed at least one term at Globe University or Minnesota School of Business
  • Not be in arrears with financial aid or have an outstanding balance with Globe University/Minnesota School of Business
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Meet and maintain a 90% attendance ratio of required contact hours
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of 11 credits per term
  • Provide, as a scholarship application, a minimum of a one-half page written summary of community service activity performed within the prior three months
  • Agree to let Globe University or Minnesota School of Business promote the student’s community service involvement
  • The award will be forfeited if attendance is discontinued or interrupted.
  • A student will receive a maximum of one community service scholarship per year.
  • Awards amounts are designated for tuition only and are divided in ¼ increments, unless the student is enrolled in a three-quarter program, when the award will be awarded in 1/3 increments.

Selection Criteria

 A Globe University/Minnesota School of Business scholarship committee will select scholarship recipients based on:

  • The applicants meeting all eligibility guidelines (see above)
  • Applicants performing community service activities that benefit the community and support education
  • Date of application. Applications being received by the end of week eight of a quarter will be considered for the scholarship beginning the following quarter

Confused on how to start and complete your essay?

Visit the Writing Lab in the Library during the following hours:

Mondays

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Thursdays

4:30pm – 6:30pm

Unsure of how to find Community Service Activities??

Talk with Joel Bisser, Service Learning Coordinator

His office is located in the Education Department near the Front Lobby.

952-892-9005

jbisser@msbcollege.edu

 


Thank you for your Interest in Minnesota School of Business.