Scholarship Opportunities

NTC Foundation Scholarships

Northwest Technical College Foundation manages scholarships for current and new NTC students who are enrolled either part-time or full-time. Scholarship awards range from $500 to $2,500 per semester.

Please read the Applicant Tutorial – Scholarships (Universal Application) and create an account to find available scholarship opportunities. Once you’ve created an account, click APPLY in the top navigation bar to view open opportunities. The scholarship selection committee chooses recipients based on their answers to essay questions on the application.

Northwest Minnesota Foundation (NMF) manages Northwest Technical College Foundation’s scholarship process. You will be routed to NMF’s website to apply for NTC scholarships. APPLY FOR NORTHWEST TECHNICAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS.

Application Tips

To increase your chances of receiving a scholarship, first type your answers to the essay questions in a Microsoft Word document. Ask someone else to proof your answers. Then cut and paste your final document into the online form. The online form does not offer spellcheck.

Application Process

The Fall scholarship process will begin March 1 with a deadline of May 31.

Northwest Technical College Foundation General Scholarship

  • All NTC students

Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club Scholarship

  • Enrolled in Automotive Program

Fred Breen Scholarship 

  • Beltrami County resident for at least one full year prior to enrollment
  • Completed 12 credits at NTC
  • Enrolled in 12 credits
  • GPA considered

George W. Neilson Foundation Scholarship

  • Awarded to first-term students.
  • May be applied to tuition, fees, books or tools.