SAVE [USA] Catch a Break! Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description

Catch a Break! has established a renewable scholarship program to assist high school seniors or graduates residing in Minnesota who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study for the first time at an accredited public four-year college or university in Minnesota. Students must demonstrate financial need to be eligible. This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation's largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, or disability.

Field of Study

  • Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
  • Business Management and Administration
  • Education and Training
  • Finance
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Other
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
  • Trades
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: Up to $44000.00 paid over 4 years
  • Application Deadline: 15-Mar (Currently Closed)
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: ANNUALLY
Minimum Requirement

Applicants to the Catch a Break! Scholarship Program must:
Be current high school seniors or graduates, ages 21 and under.
Be United States citizens and residents of Minnesota.
Be accepted for enrollment for the first time in full-time undergraduate studies at an accredited public four-year college or university in Minnesota for the entire 2019-2020 academic year.
Live on campus for the first year of undergraduate studies.
Have a minimum composite ACT score of 24 or higher.
Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).