Our scholarship funds provide financial assistance to students working to reach their fullest potential through education and training.
The FM Area Foundation manages more than 50 scholarship funds. These funds were created by generous donors to provide financial assistance for students pursuing higher education and training. For the 2018-19 academic year, we awarded $283,271 to deserving students!
Some of the scholarships you’ll find below are awarded to students from a certain high school, while others are awarded to students going into specific areas of study, such as nursing or engineering. Each scholarship has its own set of eligibility requirements. To see if you may be eligible for a scholarship, please search the list below.
Fred R. Tharalson Scholarship Fund
Scholarship is administered by NDSU Athletic Department.
Gilman Toso Scholarship Fund
Scholarship is administered by Pelican Rapids High School.
Gudrun E. Powell Memorial Fund
Scholarship is administered by Northstar Public School.
Hayden Thomas Nelson Scholarship Fund
Eligible for a graduating senior from Pelican Rapids High School who has a passion for and has participated in speech, music and/or theater arts.
No GPA requirement or an intent to attend college.
Scholarship award is administered by Pelican Rapids High School.
Herman Stern Charitable Fund
Scholarship is administered by Valley City State University.