Our Scholarships

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. 

  • Jill and Jeff Berg Scholarship

    Application Deadline: April 19, 2019 

    Applicant must be a graduating Senior at Barnesville High School. 

    Please Note: This award is paid at the beginning of the student's second semester. 

    Apply Here

  • Kathryn P. Bond Charitable Fund

    Application Deadline: April 19, 2019

    Scholarship designated for graduate level students studying in the fields of medicine, social service or political science.

    Applicant must be from Cass County, North Dakota, or Clay County, Minnesota.

    Undergraduate academic achievement will be considered.

    Apply Here

  • Leonard and Donna Richards Scholarship - Northern Cass High School

    Application Deadline: April 19, 2019 

    Applicant must be a graduating Senior of Northern Cass High School. 

    Preference will be given to a student planning to pursue an agricultural related course of study. 

    Please Note: This award is paid at the beginning of the student's second semester. 

    Apply Here

  • Leonard and Donna Richards Scholarship- Moorhead High School

    Application Deadline: April 19, 2019 

    Applicant must be a graduating Senior at Moorhead High School. 

    Preference will be given to a student planning to pursue a course of study in Music. 

    Please Note: This award is paid at the beginning of the student's second semester. 

    Apply Here

  • Liudahl Fine Arts and Service Scholarship

    Application Deadline: April 5, 2019

    Scholarship is administered Kindred High School.

    Applicant must have participated in at least one of the fine arts programs offered at Kindred High School in grades 9-12.

    Applicant must show examples of leadership/community service volunteer experience. 

    Apply Here