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Local Scholarships

This page is under construction.  Local Scholarships will be available in February/March.  Details will be provided to students when available.

The scholarships are all listed below. Make sure to read the scholarship descriptions and fill out applications completely. Pay close attention to deadlines. You can print the applications and fill them out by hand or download the applications in neu annotate and print them once the application is complete. Some scholarships need to be mailed directly to the organization and some will be submitted to the counseling office.  Check the description to find out if it needs to be mailed in or submitted to the counseling office. The only application that is submitted online is the Dollars for Scholars scholarship application. They offer over 25 scholarships to Becker seniors, so make sure to take the time to fill that out. Stop in the counseling office for a complete list of the scholarships available to help you stay organized. 

Stop in the counseling office if you have any questions.

 Scholarship Name Description Where to Submit Application Deadline
Becker Dollars for ScholarsOver 25 scholarships will be awarded to Becker High School students through this application.  Scholarships are awarded based on content and thoroughness of completed application.This application is completed and submitted online.  Please use a computer (not iPad).  If you get a message that says the connection is not secure or requires a certificate, click "continue." 
Becker Choir Scholarship
Becker Choir will award at least one scholarship ranging from $250-$350 to a senior who is planning on attending college in the fall and will participate in a college ensemble.  Selection of scholarship recipients will be based on completion of application and essay.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.
 
Becker Band Boosters Scholarship
Becker Band Boosters will award three $500 scholarships to seniors who are planning on attending college in the fall and participating in band or orchestra at the college level.  Applicants must be in band during their senior year, been involved in at lest one honor band and maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Selection of scholarship recipients will be based on completion of application and essay.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.
 
Becker Drama Boosters Scholarship
Becker Drama Boosters will award at least one scholarship ranging from $250-$1000 to any senior who participated in Becker Drama as a cast and/or technical crew member in at least one production per year for a minimum of two years. Selection of scholarship recipients will be based on the student's level of drama participation in grades 9-12 and response to an essay question.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.
 
Becker Youth Basketball Scholarship
Becker Youth Basketball will award up to two $250 scholarships to one senior boy and one senior girl who participated on the basketball teams as a player or as a student manager. Selection of scholarship recipients will be based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, grade point average, coaches' recommendation, and responses to the essay portions of the application.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.

 
Monticello Masonic Lodge Scholarship
Awarding one $1000 scholarship. Scholarship awarded based on content of application and a short statement about future plans and goals.
Mail to address on application.
 
Becker American Legion Scholarship
Awarding two $500 scholarships. Scholarships awarded based on content of application and response to an essay question.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.
 
Becker American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship
Awards two $250 scholarships. Scholarships awarded based on content of application and response to an essay.
Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.
 
Becker Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Awards two $500 scholarships. Scholarships awarded to applicants pursuing a degree in Business.
Mail to address on application.
 
Becker Education Association ScholarshipAwards two $500 scholarships. Scholarships awarded based on content of application. Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in a 4 year academic institution for the fall of 2018.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Murphy Chevrolet ScholarshipAwarding one $500 Scholarship. Scholarship awarded based on content of application.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Santiago Lions Memorial ScholarshipAwarding one $500 scholarship. Scholarship awarded based on content of application.Mail to address on application. 
Coborn's/CashWise ScholarshipAwarding one $500 scholarship. Scholarship awarded based on content of application with preference given to applicant's community service.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Becker Jaycees ScholarshipAwarding up to four $250 scholarships. Scholarships awarded based on application and community service.Mail to address on application. 
Becker/Big Lake Knights of Columbus ScholarshipAwarding fifteen $250 scholarships. Scholarships will be awarded based on content of application.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Scheideman Chiropractic & Body Shop ScholarshipAwarding one $500 scholarship. Scholarship will be awarded based on content of application with preference given to applicants demonstrating community service and helping others.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Clear Lake Lions ScholarshipAwarding two $2500 scholarships. Scholarships awarded based on content of application with preference given to applicants demonstrating community service and helping others.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Monticello CentraCare Health ScholarshipAwarding one $500 scholarship. Scholarship awarded based on content of application. Special consideration given to applicants pursuing a career in a Medical or Health field.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office. 
Vietnam Veterans of America ScholarshipAwarding two $750 scholarships. Scholarships awarded to students in the Central Minnesota area who are descendants and/or relatives of a veteran of the Vietnam War.Submit completed scholarship to the counseling office.