Otto Bremer Foundation announces Finish Line scholarship program
The Otto Bremer Foundation has created the Finish Line Scholarship Program that will provide up to $4 million over two years to selected two-year colleges within the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system in or near Bremer Bank communities.
Funds will support the development or expansion of scholarship programs and student services to improve students’ semester-to-semester persistence and on-time completion of programs. The program is targeted at students who face financial, academic and other struggles as they try to realize their educational goals.
The foundation will distribute scholarships to eligible colleges using a Request for Proposal process.The foundation will develop an evaluation strategy in conjunction with grant recipients and share what is learned.