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 2021. Applicants must be a student of color and plan to pursue a major in education. This scholarship is a one-time award. Applications are due March 19, 2021.

    Apply online: http://tinyurl.com/FirminACE2021  

    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 19, 2021.

    Apply online: http://tinyurl.com/OlgaBHart2021

    Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club Scholarship - The Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club is pleased to offer two $2,500 scholarship awards to one female and one male who is a Saint Paul Public Schools graduate in the Class of 2021, 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 April 30, 2021.

    Apply online: http://tinyurl.com/MechanicArts2021

    Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club Trades Scholarship - The Mechanic Arts High School "M" Club is pleased to offer two $500 scholarship awards to two students in the Saint Paul Public Schools Class of 2021. Applicants must currently live in the former Mechanic Arts High School attendance area. Click here to view a map of the Mechanic Arts High School attendance area. This scholarship is a one-time award. Applications are due April 30, 2021.

    Apply online: http://tinyurl.com/MClubTrades2021

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

  • UNCF and 3M have launched a new scholarship program for SPPS students. The UNCF 3M. Applied to Life. Scholarship Program provides need-based scholarships to underrepresented students in the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 who are pursuing STEM careers and attend public and private historically Black colleges and universities or Florida International University.

    To learn more, visit https://scholarships.uncf.org. Applications are due May 10, 2021.