Scholarships

Pine Technical and Community College Scholarships

The following scholarships are available through Pine Technical and Community College. You may only be awarded one of these scholarships per year.

Pine County College Initiative

Covers two years of tuition for students and up to $1,000 for books, tools, and supplies. 

Eligibility: 

  • Must be a 2021 or 2022 graduate from East Central, Hinckley-Finlayson or Willow River OR
  • Must be a 2020 graduate from Pine City

Frandsen Family Foundation

Covers two years of tuition for students and up to $1,000 for books, tools, and supplies. Students must attend college the semester following receipt of High School diploma.

Eligibility: 

  • Must be a 2021 graduate from Braham, Frederic, Luck, Pine City (NEW), or Rush City

Kick Start

Covers one year of tuition and up to a $1,000 for books, supplies, and tools. Students must attend college the semester following receipt of High School diploma.

Eligibility

  • Must be a 2021 graduate from Braham, Chisago Lakes, East Central, Hinckley-Finlayson, Isle, Mora, North Branch, or Ogilvie, Pine City, Rush City, and Willow River
  • Family met the income guidelines for the Free and Reduced School Meal program during the student's senior year

Workforce Development

Fall 2021 Application HERE

Eligibility: 

  • Minnesota resident
  • Students must be enrolled in a PTCC high growth, high demand programs in one of the following disciplines: Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive Technology, Construction Technology, Early Childhood Education, Health Care Sciences or Information Technology
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credits

External Scholarship Opportunities

Pine Technical and Community College (PTCC) offers many scholarships for students seeking financial assistance to pay for college. If you are not eligible for a PTCC scholarship and do not meet the specific criteria, there are a wide variety of external scholarships that are offered from organizations to support those seeking a degree and education!