Scholarships and Internships

Scholarships:

Qualified history majors may apply for four departmental scholarships each year:

Schnabel Scholarship
The Schnabel Scholarship is awarded to a History major. To be eligible, a student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00, a GPA of 3.00 in History courses, at least sophomore status, and at least 9 completed credits of BSU History courses.


Harold Hagg Scholarship
The Harold Hagg Scholarship is awarded to a History major. To be eligible, a student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00, a GPA of 3.00 in History courses, at least sophomore status, and at least 9 completed credits of BSU History courses.  In addition, recipients of this scholarship must receive federal financial aid.


Dewitt-Dunham Scholarships (two scholarships awarded per academic year)
The Dewitt-Dunham Scholarships are awarded to History majors. To be eligible, a student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00, a GPA of 3.00 in History courses, at least junior status, and at least 9 completed credits of BSU History courses.

Applications are due early in the Spring semester each year.  For inquires, email either Dr. John Ellis (john.ellis@bemidjistate.edu), Dr. Brendan McManus (brendan.mcmanus@bemidjistate.edu) or Dr. Dan Allosso (dan.alloso@bemidjistate.edu).

Internships:

Bemidji State University, in partnership with the Beltrami County Historical Society, offers several paid internships per year.  These internships are funded through a combination of grant money from the BCHS and student work money facilitated through BSU.  For inquiries, please contact either Dr. Dan Allosso (dan.allosso@bemidjistate.edu) or Dr. John Ellis (john.ellis@bemidjistate.edu).