2019-2020 Business Scholarships

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2019-2020 Scholarships Now Available

A record nearly 40 business students will be awarded a record of over $72,000 in scholarships in April.  Thanks to BSU connected, dedicated, loyal and generous Beaver Alumni, full-time students in business-related programs are eligible to apply for a variety of need & merit-based scholarships ranging up to $3,000 each.

Awards are distributed in two parts, with students receiving 50% in the fall and the remaining 50% in the spring. Scholarships are applied directly toward the recipient’s tuition.

(additional Distant Learning Scholarships here)


Michael and Tracy Roberge Scholarships | $39,000

  • THIRTEEN awards of $3,000 each
  • For students with a declared major in Business Administration
  • Demonstrated financial need

Baer Family/Security Bank USA Scholarship | $2,900

  • Students majoring in Business Administration
  • Preference to students from Northern Minnesota

Ron Batchelder Scholarship | $2,700

  • Juniors and seniors in Business, Economics or Nursing
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Demonstrated financial need

Sorensen Business Scholarship | $2,000

  • Award for undergraduate student from Minnesota accredited high school
  • Junior or senior majoring in Business Administration
  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Preference given to student active in campus leadership roles and campus activities

Wayne and Beverly Thorson Business Scholarship | $2,250

  • Award for undergraduate student with strong academic and leadership skills
  • Junior or senior majoring in Business Administration
  • Preference given to student from Minnesota

Federated Insurance Information Services Academic Achievement Scholarships | $3,000

  • TWO awards for $1,500 each
  • For students with a declared major of CS, CIS or Math
  • Sophomores, juniors or seniors with at least one semester remaining during scholarship year
  • CS or CIS majors minimum GPA 2.8 — Math majors minimum GPA 3.0
  • Applicant must have completed at least one of the following: CS 1108 Introduction to Computer Science II; CS 1309 Problem Solving and Computation; BuAd 3381 Management Information Systems; BuAd 3382 Business Application Development
  • Must have authorization to work in the United States on a permanent basis
  • Evidence of community service required
  • Preference to students with demonstrated leadership & extracurricular activities

Federated Insurance Business Scholarship | $1,500

  • Junior and senior students Interested in Business, Finance, Risk Management or Insurance
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Applicant must have permanent authorization to work in the United States
  • Preference to students with demonstrated leadership & extracurricular activities

Welle Family/First National Bank Scholarships | $6,000

  • FOUR awards for $1,500 each (all four renewed for 2019-2020)
  • Students majoring in Business Administration or incoming freshman
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Preference to U.S. citizens from community within 300 mile radius of Bemidji
  • Preference to student who displaying achievement, community involvement and leadership

Dorothy Veranth Memorial Scholarship | $1,300

  • Juniors or seniors majoring in Business Administration
  • Minimum GPA 3.25

Lawrence “Hollie” Higgins Scholarship | $800

  • Bemidji High School senior
  • Minimum GPA 3.25 if already completed college courses at BSU while at BHS
  • Planning to attend Bemidji State University to major in Business Administration

Ruth Brune Mangelsdorf Memorial Scholarships | $1,500

  • TWO awards for $750 each
  • Juniors or seniors
  • Minimum GPA 3.25
  • Preference given to a member of a college national honor society
  • Preference given to students demonstrating interests in Humanities or English Literature

Donald J. Zuehlke Scholarship | $700

  • Juniors or seniors majoring in Business Administration
  • Minimum GPA 3.0

Leonard Dickinson Scholarship | $500

  • Juniors or seniors majoring in Business Administration
  • Minimum GPA 3.25
  • Interested in Minnesota’s natural resources
  • Preference given to northern Minnesota resident

Richard “Dick” Haberer Scholarship | $400

  • Full-time junior or senior majoring in business-related field

Mike McKinley Business Marketing Scholarship | $400

  • Junior or senior majoring in Business Administration with emphasis in Marketing

Rich and Joyce Siegert Scholarship | $1,000

  • Junior or senior majoring in Business Administration or Music in good academic standing

Pinnacle Scholarship | $600

  • Junior or senior majoring in Business Administration

(additional Distant Learning Scholarships here)