Scholarship Program

Scholarship award notifications for Fall Semester 2018 have been sent.  Congratulations to all our recipients!  Please log in to your Academic Works dashboard to check the status of your application and complete the scholarship acceptance requirements. 

Our next application session will open on or about September 1.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

YOU ARE ELIGIBLE for RC Foundation scholarships if you: 

  • Have completed your Admissions application and are officially admitted to Ridgewater (go to to complete your Application for Admission) 
  • Are enrolled at Ridgewater College in a minimum of 6 credits for the next semester​
  • Are not a Post-Secondary Enrollment Option (PSEO) student for the next semester
  • Are in good academic standing (cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher, 67% completion rate of credit load, and is not on academic warning, suspension or probation)

WHAT YOU NEED before applying:
  • An authenticated Ridgewater Star ID and password 
  • Optional - Email address of a person (or persons) who will provide a Letter of Recommendation

For more information about how to apply for sc​holarships​, contact our office at:

Stephenie Sommerfeld

For information about establishing a new scholarship, view our Guidelines for Establishing a Scholarship​ or contact:
Kelly Magnuson, Executive Director of the Ridgewater College Foundation

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