Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
One $1000 scholarship spring semester. Jerome L. Girton Endowed Musical/Theatre Scholarship
Awarded to full-time returning students at Riverland Community College enrolled/involved with theatre and/or music. Students must demonstrate good...
Awarded to full-time returning students at Riverland Community College...
  • Deadline: 01/18/2021
  • Award: One $1000 scholarship spring semester.
Deadline01/18/2021
One $250 scholarship spring semester. Katie Ann Nelson Performance Endowed Scholarship
Students must be a second-year student in music or theatre. Students must be enrolled as a full-time student, demonstrate good academic standing...
Students must be a second-year student in music or theatre. Students...
  • Deadline: 01/18/2021
  • Award: One $250 scholarship spring semester.
Deadline01/18/2021
Scholarships awarded both fall and spring semesters. The amount and the number of scholarships awarded varies. Music Talent Grants: New Student Talent Grant & Returning Student Talent Grant
Student must show outstanding contributions to the Riverland Community College music department in terms of time and talent. Recipients must...
Student must show outstanding contributions to the Riverland Community...
  • Deadline: 01/18/2021
  • Award: Scholarships awarded both fall and spring semesters. The amount and the number of scholarships awarded varies.
Deadline01/18/2021
Scholarships awarded both fall and spring semesters. The amount and the number of scholarships awarded varies. Theatre Talent Grants: New Student/New Major Theatre, Talent Grant & Returning Theatre Talent Grant
Student must have actively participated in theatre in high school, college or through a community theatre program. Scholarship recipients must...
Student must have actively participated in theatre in high school,...
  • Deadline: 01/18/2021
  • Award: Scholarships awarded both fall and spring semesters. The amount and the number of scholarships awarded varies.
Deadline01/18/2021
One $250 scholarship fall semester & one $250 scholarship spring semester. Marian J. Sellner Radiography Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the Radiography programs at Riverland Community College; with a minimum of 6 credits and must have a GPA of 3.0 or...
Awarded to a student enrolled in the Radiography programs at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $250 scholarship fall semester & one $250 scholarship spring semester.
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One $500 Scholarship fall semester Moving on Memorial Scholarship (Truck Driving)
Awarded to a student enrolled with 12 or more credits in the truck driving program for fall semester. Students must demonstrate good academic...
Awarded to a student enrolled with 12 or more credits in the truck...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship fall semester
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Awarded each semester for four semesters. Student will be awarded $500 for the first fall semester, then $1000 per semester for the next three semesters. Dr. C. Jerry Nelson Presidential Scholarship Enhancements
Recipient must be selected for one of the four Presidential Scholarships to be eligible for this scholarship. If the recipients of this...
Recipient must be selected for one of the four Presidential Scholarships...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Awarded each semester for four semesters. Student will be awarded $500 for the first fall semester, then $1000 per semester for the next three semesters.
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One $250 scholarship spring semester Paint the Town Pink Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland Community College with a minimum of six credits. Students must demonstrate good...
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $250 scholarship spring semester
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One $500 scholarship spring semester. Jan & Jack Waller Collegiate Award Scholarship (Technical - even year)
Students must be enrolled at Riverland Community College as a second year student in Liberal Arts for the odd numbered year award, and Career and...
Students must be enrolled at Riverland Community College as a second...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship spring semester.
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Award amount is based on family income, so award amount will vary for each eligible student. Cycles for Success
We encourage all seniors from the Austin Public Schools or Pacelli Catholic Schools to apply for a Cycles for Success scholarship. We will select...
We encourage all seniors from the Austin Public Schools or Pacelli...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Award amount is based on family income, so award amount will vary for each eligible student.
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One $500 Scholarship awarded fall semester Olaf B. Damm VFW Post 1216 Veteran Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in six or more credits at Riverland Community College. Students must be military veterans with an honorable discharge. ...
Students must be enrolled in six or more credits at Riverland Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship awarded fall semester
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Up to two $500.00 scholarships spring semester. Automotive Service Technology Scholarship
One $750 scholarship will be awarded to a full-time second-year student enrolled in the Riverland Community College Automotive Services Technology ...
One $750 scholarship will be awarded to a full-time second-year student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to two $500.00 scholarships spring semester.
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One $500 Scholarship awarded fall semester Mower County Habitat & Pheasants Forever Scholarship
Student must be enrolled in the Agricultural programs (excluding Food Science) at Riverland Community College. The student must reside within a 50...
Student must be enrolled in the Agricultural programs (excluding Food...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship awarded fall semester
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One $500 Scholarship awarded each semester Big Iron Classic Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in the Truck Driving and/or Diesel Technology programs at Riverland Community College. Students must demonstrate good...
Students must be enrolled in the Truck Driving and/or Diesel Technology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship awarded each semester
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One $250 scholarship awarded annually ( summer semester). Riverland Radiography Alumni & Friends Scholarship (Summer Semester)
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland Community College with a minimum of 6 or more credits and demonstrate good...
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $250 scholarship awarded annually ( summer semester).
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Up to 5 $250 scholarships (Fall and Spring Semester) Riverland Access & Opportunity Scholarship (Fall and Spring Semester)
Awarded to a student enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits and must demonstrate good academic standing with GPA of 2.0 or better. Preference will go...
Awarded to a student enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits and must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to 5 $250 scholarships (Fall and Spring Semester)
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One $250 scholarship awarded each fall, spring and summer semester Riverland Radiography Alumni & Friends Scholarship (Fall & Spring Semester)
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland Community College with a minimum of 6 or more credits and demonstrate good...
Students must be enrolled in the Radiography program at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $250 scholarship awarded each fall, spring and summer semester
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One $500 scholarship spring semester Jim Flannery Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to students attending Riverland Community College with six or more credits and enrolled in the nursing, carpentry, or Liberal Arts AA...
Awarded to students attending Riverland Community College with six or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship spring semester
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One $500 scholarship spring semester. Mayberry Law Enforcement
Awarded to a second year student in the Law Enforcement program at Riverland Community College. Recipient must be enrolled for 6 or more credits...
Awarded to a second year student in the Law Enforcement program at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship spring semester.
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One $750 scholarship awarded each spring semester PEO Chapter AQ Wanda Wilson Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in the nursing program on the Austin campus of Riverland Community College. Eligible students must demonstrate high...
Students must be enrolled in the nursing program on the Austin campus of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $750 scholarship awarded each spring semester
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Two $1,000 scholarships fall semester (distributed 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters). AAUW Austin Branch Scholarship (American Association of University Women)
Recipients must be enrolled at Riverland Community College and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students involved in volunteer work, community...
Recipients must be enrolled at Riverland Community College and maintain...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $1,000 scholarships fall semester (distributed 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters).
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One $800.00 Awarded Fall Semester Albert Lea AAUW Scholarship (American Association of University Women)
Students must be female and reside in Freeborn County. Students must be enrolled in their second year with six or more credits and demonstrate...
Students must be female and reside in Freeborn County. Students must be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $800.00 Awarded Fall Semester
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One $1000 scholarship will be distributed in increments of $500 fall and $500 spring semester. Albert Lea Business Women's Legacy Donita King Endowed Scholarship
Recipient may be first or second-year student majoring in business or a related field. Recipient must be a resident of Freeborn County,...
Recipient may be first or second-year student majoring in business or a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $1000 scholarship will be distributed in increments of $500 fall and $500 spring semester.
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One $1000 Presidential scholarship fall Albert Lea Gala Presidential Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled in a program offered only at the Albert Lea campus. Students enrolled in liberal arts program who are taking a minimum...
Awarded to students enrolled in a program offered only at the Albert Lea...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $1000 Presidential scholarship fall
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Allina Health Workforce Development Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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Two $1000 scholarships fall semester. Austin Rotary Club Scholarship
Awarded to a Riverland Community College student who is a graduate of either Austin High School or Pacelli High School. Student must be enrolled...
Awarded to a Riverland Community College student who is a graduate of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $1000 scholarships fall semester.
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2500.00 (split 1/2 fall semester and 1/2 spring semester) Austin Utilites Workforce Development Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2500.00 (split 1/2 fall semester and 1/2 spring semester)
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Beta Sigma Phi - Xi Kappa Chapter Scholarship
Awarded to a non-traditional female student (24 or older or under 24 with a child) and enrolled for 6 or more credits. Preference for awards will...
Awarded to a non-traditional female student (24 or older or under 24...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Dan Bissen Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a second-year student involved in fine arts (i.e. visual, theatre or music) at Riverland Community College. Student must be enrolled as...
Awarded to a second-year student involved in fine arts (i.e. visual,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Diann and Gene Pflaum Endowed Mathematics Scholarship
Awarded to full-time students attending their second year of study at Riverland Community College. Eligible students must have documented...
Awarded to full-time students attending their second year of study at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Elliott and Claire Dubinsky Scholarship
Awarded to a student who has been admitted into the Associate Degree Nursing program and enrolled in 8 or more credits in the same term. Student...
Awarded to a student who has been admitted into the Associate Degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) FD Newell Memorial Workforce Development Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Federated Insurance Workforce Development Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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One $500 Scholarship to be awarded Fall Semester Frank W. Bridges Memorial Scholarship
Student must be enrolled full-time in his/her second year at Riverland Community College. Student must be active in Riverland theatre productions...
Student must be enrolled full-time in his/her second year at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship to be awarded Fall Semester
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services Workforce Development Scholarship (Freeborn County)
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services Workforce Development Scholarship (Mower County)
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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Two $750 Scholarships will be awarded fall semester Gerard Academy Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in a “helping field” career pathway with a minimum of six credits at Riverland Community College. Helping field career...
Students must be enrolled in a “helping field” career pathway with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $750 Scholarships will be awarded fall semester
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Five $1000 Scholarships fall semester Horizon Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled with 12 or more credits in their second year of study at Riverland Community College. Eligible students must have a...
Awarded to students enrolled with 12 or more credits in their second...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Five $1000 Scholarships fall semester
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Jeanne Malimanek Nursing Scholarship
Student must be a non-traditional student enrolled in the Riverland Community College Nursing Program.
Student must be a non-traditional student enrolled in the Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $500 scholarship fall semester Jim and Carolyn Rutledge Scholarship (Ag Food Science)
Students must be enrolled with a minimum of six credits in the Agricultural Food Sciences programs at Riverland Community College. Preference will...
Students must be enrolled with a minimum of six credits in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester
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One $500 scholarship awarded fall semester Jim and Carolyn Rutledge Scholarship (Nursing)
Students must be enrolled with a minimum of six credits in the Healthcare Science programs at Riverland Community College. Preference will be...
Students must be enrolled with a minimum of six credits in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship awarded fall semester
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One $500 Scholarship fall semester John R. Bolstad Scholarship
Students must be enrolled on the Austin campus of Riverland Community College with twelve or more credits. Eligible student must be...
Students must be enrolled on the Austin campus of Riverland Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship fall semester
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One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Koda Living Community Workforce Development Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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One $500 scholarship fall semester. Lambda Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship
Student must be an incoming female freshman of Riverland Community College who was a graduating senior whose main interest is in the field of...
Student must be an incoming female freshman of Riverland Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 scholarship fall semester.
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One $500 Scholarship for fall semester Maureen Cahill Scholarship (Endowed)
Students must be enrolled in the associate degree nursing, licensed practical nursing or radiography programs at Riverland Community College. ...
Students must be enrolled in the associate degree nursing, licensed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship for fall semester
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Two $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Mayo Clinic Health System Workforce Development Scholarship-Albert Lea
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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Two $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Mayo Clinic Health System Workforce Development Scholarship-Austin
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $2,500 scholarship (awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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Two $1000 Fall Semester Scholarship ($500 paid fall semester and $500 paid spring semester) Mayo Clinic Health System – Austin Auxiliary Scholarship
Students must be a non-traditional student (one who is pursuing a post-secondary education 5 years or more after completing high school) enrolled...
Students must be a non-traditional student (one who is pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Two $1000 Fall Semester Scholarship ($500 paid fall semester and $500 paid spring semester)
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One $500 Scholarship Fall Semester Meland Presidential Endowed Scholarship
Students must be enrolled full-time with 12 credits or more at Riverland Community College in the Liberal Arts program. Recipients must be...
Students must be enrolled full-time with 12 credits or more at Riverland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $500 Scholarship Fall Semester
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One $2,500 Scholarship (Awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters) Metal Services Workforce Development Scholarship
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand career/technical program at Riverland Community College which will include...
Students must be enrolled in an eligible high skill, high demand...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: One $2,500 Scholarship (Awarded 1/2 fall and 1/2 spring semesters)
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