Workforce Scholarships

Workforce Scholarships



Hennepin Technical College Workforce Scholarships range from $500 to $2,500.  Scholarships are awarded to new students pursuing an associates degree, diploma, or certificate in a high-demand fields of  Manufacturing and Engineering, Healthcare, and Information Technology.


  • New HTC student (Not a current or past student)
  • Minnesota Resident
  • Enroll in at least nine credits for Fall semester 2019
  • Applied to HTC in a qualifying program (see list below) 
  • Pell eligible
  • PSEO and Concurrent students are eligible

Qualifying Programs

Manufacturing & Engineering Technology
Automation Robotics Engineering Technology
Machine Tool Technology & Quality Assurance
Welding & Metal Fabrication
Plastics Engineering Technology
Fluid Power Engineering Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Medical Assistant
Practical Nursing


Information Technology
.NET Programmer
Cisco Networking
Data Analyst
Network Administrator/Analyst
Network Support Specialist






Step 1:  Apply for the scholarship by March 20, 2019 by 5 p.m.
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 nine credits for Fall semester 2019
Step 5:
  Receive first semester scholarship funds (If selected)
Step 6:
  Complete at least nine credits with a 2.0 GPA or higher
Step 7:
  Receive second semester scholarship award

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