Scholarships

  • These privately funded scholarships are managed out of the Office of College and Career Readiness. Applications must be completed online at the links listed below. To view other scholarship opportunities, please visit Xello.

    Firmin "ACE" Alexander Scholarship - The family of Firmin "ACE" Alexander is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to a Saint Paul Public Schools student in the class of 2022. Applicants must be a student of color and plan to pursue a major in Education. Examples of Education careers: teachers, principals, school counselors, school psychologists. This scholarship is a one-time award. Applications are due March 31, 2022.

    Apply online: https://forms.gle/zPrStSzBNUm6FGxW9  

    Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club Scholarship - The Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club is pleased to offer two $3,000 scholarship awards to one female and one male who is a Saint Paul Public Schools graduate in the Class of 2022, who currently resides in the former Mechanic Arts High School attendance area. Athletic involvement is recommended but not required. Click here to view a map of the Mechanic Arts High School attendance area. This scholarship is a one-time award. Applications are due March 31, 2022.

    Apply online:  https://forms.gle/8EauuDTfRiDLVLmW7  

    Olga B. Hart Education Foundation Scholarship - The Olga B. Hart Education Foundation is pleased to offer 4 - $1,500 scholarships to students from Saint Paul Public Schools who plan to major in human service fields, including but not limited to: teachers, social workers, youth workers, probation officers, police officers, counselors, clergies, and child care workers. Four additional scholarships of $500 will be offered to students at Gateway to College. This scholarship is a one-time award. Applications are due March 31, 2022.

    Apply online:  https://forms.gle/iotzLkynExBR3heP8  

    Skilled Trades - 3M Transformational Scholarship - 3M’s Safety and Industrial Business Group is pleased to partner with Saint Paul Public Schools to offer ten, $5,000 scholarships to passionate and diverse students from the Class of 2022, interested in pursuing post-secondary education in the Skilled Trades. This scholarship is a one-time award. Deadline extended to April 22, 2022.

    Apply online: https://forms.gle/3267MX5oti9kQPZb8

Sample Applications

  • Online applications must be completed in one sitting. Use the sample applications listed below to preview the questions and prepare your responses. 

UNCF 3M. Applied to Life. Scholarship Program

  • The UNCF 3M. Applied to Life. Scholarship Program provides need-based scholarships to underrepresented students in the Class of 2021 and Class of 2022 who are pursuing a STEM degree as a full-time student at a U.S. based four-year college or university. Preference will be given to students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

    To learn more, visit https://scholarships.uncf.org. Applications are due May 12, 2022.