Promise Scholarships

Promise Scholarships

Hennepin Technical College offers one of the lowest tuition rates in the Twin Cities area; costing the average full-time student around $5232 per year. The Hennepin Technical College Foundation offers various scholarship opportunities that can make your education even more affordable and attainable.

The Hennepin Technical College Foundation's Promise Scholarships range from $1,000 to $5,000 for high-achieving students from underrepresented communities. 

Criteria

  • Students of color, first-generation students, and/or women entering nontraditional careers
  • Earn a 3.00 GPA, OR achieve a specific ACCUPLACER score for adult learners.
  • Short essay describing your educational or career goals (500 word count maximum)

    We encourage students of all backgrounds to apply. If you have any questions about your eligibility or the applications process, please call (763) 488-2426 or email foundation@hennepintech.edu.

 

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WHAT TO EXPECT:

Step 1:  Apply for the scholarship by March 1, 2019
Step 2:
  Apply to the college in a qualifying program
Step 3:
  Receive notification of scholarship and attend awards ceremony March 30
Step 4:
  Enroll in at least twevle credits for Fall semester 2019
Step 5:
  Receive first semester scholarship funds (If selected)
Step 6:
  Complete at least twelve credits with a 3.0 GPA or higher
Step 7:
  Receive second semester scholarship award

Scholarships will be awarded for the Fall 2019 semester and Spring 2020 semester.