All Opportunities

Welcome to Anoka-Ramsey Community College Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

These are a list of the Returning Student Scholarships currently available.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to ARCC students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. You may click the *“Show Filter” *to search scholarships by campus. However, the online scholarship application matches you to the right scholarship. You may skip past this page and begin by signing in (blue button at the top right). If you have additional essays (found within the database, you may save and keep editing as often as you need and revisit this page to read up on the scholarship with the additional essay.

Both campuses of ARCC have two scholarship openings for returning students:

ARCC scholarships open January 15-February 15 and from August 15-October 15

Apply to scholarships by first signing in (blue sign in button at top right) with your star id and password (the same user name and password) you use to access the campus login portal. If you are new to ARCC, you should be using the new student scholarship application. Please contact 763-433-1130 for assistance in navigating to that database.

Apply to ARCC: http://www.anokaramsey.edu/admissions/steps-to-become-a-student/new-student/

Please carefully review the student waiver before proceeding to sign in. This waiver shares information regarding your FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) rights as a student. Upon signing in, you will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and apply for specific scholarships that are best suited based on information provided by you and from ISRS (ARCC student record system). The purpose in having information from ISRS be provided will help accelerate the application process for you and ensure accuracy of information.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Academic - AFA in Music Major
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors provide a variety of scholarship opportunities. This scholarship was established to recognize the academic...
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors provide a variety of scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Academic - Business Scholarship for BPA Students or Returning Student in Business
The Coon rapids Campus Foundation of Anoka-Ramsey Community College creates a variety of scholarship opportunities. This scholarship is intended...
The Coon rapids Campus Foundation of Anoka-Ramsey Community College...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Academic - Communication Studies
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors and the Communication Studies Department make this scholarship posible. This scholarship was established to...
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors and the Communication Studies...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Academic - Ensemble Participant
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors provide a variety of scholarship opportunities. A scholarship recipient must be accountable to meeting the...
The ARCC Foundation Board of Directors provide a variety of scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Academic English, Journalism, Reading
The ARCC Foundation Board provides a variety of scholarship opportunities. This scholarship is intended for applicants who have a strong ability...
The ARCC Foundation Board provides a variety of scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Academic Math, Computer Science, Engineering
The ARCC Foundation Board provides a variety of scholarship opportunities. MATH/COMPUTER SCIENCE/ENGINEERING ACADEMIC This scholarship was...
The ARCC Foundation Board provides a variety of scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 ACCAP Dreams and Aspirations Award
The ACCAP Dreams and Aspirations Award is made possible through the financial commitment from Anoka County Community Actions Program. This...
The ACCAP Dreams and Aspirations Award is made possible through the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Anna Pierce Memorial
The Anna Pierce Memorial Scholarship was established by Norma Paulson, daughter of Anna Pierce. Anna was a teacher until her retirement. This...
The Anna Pierce Memorial Scholarship was established by Norma Paulson,...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Anoka County Voiture
The ANOKA COUNTY VOITURE 390, 40 ET 8 and it’s Cabane established in conjunction with area American Legions for nurses’ training. Students who...
The ANOKA COUNTY VOITURE 390, 40 ET 8 and it’s Cabane established in...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Anoka Kiwanis
This scholarship was made possible through the annual gift from the Anoka Kiwanis, a continued community supporter of Anoka-Ramsey Community...
This scholarship was made possible through the annual gift from the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$2,000.00 Badri Nahvi Johnson
This scholarship was established by Badri Johnson, retired Anoka-Ramsey sociology faculty member, to recognize and encourage non-traditional women...
This scholarship was established by Badri Johnson, retired Anoka-Ramsey...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
Varies Biomedical Technology Program
The Biomedical Scholarship is intended for a student who is working to complete their degree in Biomedical Programs Students will be expected to...
The Biomedical Scholarship is intended for a student who is working to...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,500.00 Bob Toensing Glass Art
This scholarship is intended for a student who has proven excellence in the completion of Glassblowing I, and who can demonstrate their need for...
This scholarship is intended for a student who has proven excellence in...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Completion Scholarship
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,250.00 Connexus Energy
This scholarship is intended for a Connexus Energy customer. All qualifying applicants must be enrolled full-time per semester and maintain a...
This scholarship is intended for a Connexus Energy customer. All...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Coon Rapids Engagement Scholarship
This is a scholarship made possible through donations from various individuals or organizations who support scholarships for students who attend...
This is a scholarship made possible through donations from various...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$2,000.00 Dora Keillor Memorial
This scholarship was established by Garrison Keillor in memory of his grandmother Dora, a teacher in Ramsey Township at the turn of the century....
This scholarship was established by Garrison Keillor in memory of his...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Douglas M Parsons
The Douglas M Parsons Scholarship was started by an Anoka-Ramsey Nursing Alumni and scholarship recipient whom was motivated to honor her youngest...
The Douglas M Parsons Scholarship was started by an Anoka-Ramsey Nursing...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$500.00 Economics Tutor
This scholarship is intended for a student who is working as an economics tutor for the ARCC Academic Support Center at least 5 hours a week....
This scholarship is intended for a student who is working as an...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Egan Chilcote Memorial
This scholarship is intended for a student who is pursuing a degree in business, especially retail. Qualifying applicants will have a letter of...
This scholarship is intended for a student who is pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
Varies Ellis Bergstrom Memorial
This scholarship is intended for a student pursuing an AFA-Music degree. All applicants must demonstrate their participating successfully in at...
This scholarship is intended for a student pursuing an AFA-Music degree....
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2019
$700.00 Florence Nightingale
This scholarship was established by Jean Becker to recognize the importance of nursing as a career. This scholarship is awarded to a nursing...
This scholarship was established by Jean Becker to recognize the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $700.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$500.00 Frandsen Bank and Trust
This scholarship is intended for a high school senior student who is a resident of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec or Pine counties. Students applying for...
This scholarship is intended for a high school senior student who is a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 General Foundation
Cambridge Scholarship: This scholarship was established by the Cambridge Campus Foundation Board and is intended for students who demonstrate...
Cambridge Scholarship: This scholarship was established by the Cambridge...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Isle Student
This scholarship was established by Walleye Capital VFW for students from Isle attending ARCC. This scholarship is intended for a student who is a...
This scholarship was established by Walleye Capital VFW for students...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$600.00 Jack Saccoman Memorial
This scholarship is intended for a student who is pursuing a career as a coach or a sports official, and who has demonstrated good character and...
This scholarship is intended for a student who is pursuing a career as a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$2,000.00 Jim and Pam Deal
This scholarship was established by Jim Deal, Foundation Board member 1987-1995, (President 1992-1993) and his wife Pam Deal, Foundation Board...
This scholarship was established by Jim Deal, Foundation Board member...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Joe and Delores Lehn
This scholarship was established by the six sons of Joe and Delores Lehn to recognize their parents and their commitment to education and in...
This scholarship was established by the six sons of Joe and Delores Lehn...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$500.00 Kopp Family
The Kopp Family Foundation make this scholarship available to students who have been out of high school for at least one full academic year, and...
The Kopp Family Foundation make this scholarship available to students...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Kopp Family Foundation
This scholarship is intended for a student who has been out of high school for at least one full academic year, and who has demonstrated leadership...
This scholarship is intended for a student who has been out of high...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Lord of Life
This scholarship is intended for a student wo is involved on a regular basis at the Ramsey, MN Lord of Life Church. Scholarship Recipients will be...
This scholarship is intended for a student wo is involved on a regular...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Loyola B. Thiltgen Memorial Scholarship
The Loyola B. Thiltgen Scholarship was established in 1996 to recognize a women majoring in political science. Student must be returning to ARCC...
The Loyola B. Thiltgen Scholarship was established in 1996 to recognize...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Medtronic
This scholarship was established by Medtronic to recognize minority or female students pursuing to major in one of the following: science, math,...
This scholarship was established by Medtronic to recognize minority or...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$750.00 Memorial Hospital Foundation
The Memorial Hospital Foundation has been supporting the community for a number of years. Annually, the foundation makes available appoximately...
The Memorial Hospital Foundation has been supporting the community for a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,300.00 Mercy-Unity Hospital's
This scholarship was made possible through the support from Mercy and Unity Hospitals, a long time community partner, to recognize students engaged...
This scholarship was made possible through the support from Mercy and...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,300.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$500.00 Merrisue Soutor
This scholarship was established by The ARCC, Coon Rapids Campus Foundation Board of Directors in honor of Merrisue Soutor, Foundation Executive...
This scholarship was established by The ARCC, Coon Rapids Campus...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Natalie and Bernie Steffen
This scholarship was established to honor Bernie and Natalie Steffen who were both instrumental in helping to make our community a better place to...
This scholarship was established to honor Bernie and Natalie Steffen who...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Phillip De Wolfe Memorial
This scholarship was established by Phillip De Wolfe, retired ARCC faculty member, to recognize men over the age of 25. Candidates will have...
This scholarship was established by Phillip De Wolfe, retired ARCC...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$2,000.00 Ramsey Lions
The Ramsey Lions scholarships was established by the Ramsey Lions to recognize and support student living in Ramsey, MN When available funding...
The Ramsey Lions scholarships was established by the Ramsey Lions to...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Ron Hunter Organic Chemistry
This scholarship was established by Ron Hunter, chemistry faculty member from 1965-1997, to recognize organic chemistry students. To be considered...
This scholarship was established by Ron Hunter, chemistry faculty member...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$500.00 Scholarship Committee Award
This scholarship was made possible through gifts from a generous community member, and former board member. As a recipient, a student must meet the...
This scholarship was made possible through gifts from a generous...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Staff Memorial
This scholarship is intended for a student who demonstrates financial need, but does not qualify for financial aid. Qualifying applicants must have...
This scholarship is intended for a student who demonstrates financial...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$600.00 The Seasons Dinner Theatre
The Seasons Dinner Theatre at Majestic Oaks is a presenting theatre company in the Coon Rapids/Anoka/Andover area. They present two productions...
The Seasons Dinner Theatre at Majestic Oaks is a presenting theatre...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 TRIO Scholarship
The TRIO Scholarship was made possible through community member donations. This scholarship is intended for a student who is a TRIO student. As a...
The TRIO Scholarship was made possible through community member...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,500.00 Veterans
This scholarship is made possible by contributions from local VFW’s and American Legions and their auxiliaries to assist veterans with their...
This scholarship is made possible by contributions from local VFW’s and...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Vista Outdoor
These scholarships are made possible through the generous contribution from Vista Outdoor, a community partner who designs, develops and...
These scholarships are made possible through the generous contribution...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2019
$1,000.00 Neville Loehlein Memorial Stillbirth Awareness Scholarship
Nick and Alicia’s first child, Neville, was stillborn at 36 weeks gestation in May 2013. They have since found stillbirth to be a silent and...
Nick and Alicia’s first child, Neville, was stillborn at 36 weeks...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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