You deserve support for your educational efforts and we want to help!

Please read below to see if you are eligible and how to apply for a

Ready & Relevant scholarship:


Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need, academic ability, leadership skills, career goals, and community involvement, and must be:

  • A high school graduate or recipient of a GED.

  • Between the ages of 17 and 21 years old.

  • A resident of Minnesota for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline.

  • Enrolled in or attending a Minnesota-based accredited educational institution of higher learning or vocational training (Applicants can be earning a certification, or associate, bachelor, master, or Ph.D. degree.)


Please download and provide the following three forms after they've been completed: 

1. Application (includes other required documents, as noted).

2. School’s Statement of Admission / Acceptance

3. Two (2) Grant Application Recommendation Forms 



Be sure to complete your entire application and all forms (above). Unless otherwise indicated all requested information is required. If a question or section does not apply to you, please mark it “NA” for “not applicable.” Some supporting documentation may be submitted separately. We encourage you to send everything in one packet, however. If your application is incomplete, it will not be considered. Ready & Relevant will protect your privacy on all materials you submit.

Ready & Relevant awards scholarships are typically for $1,000 each. We look forward to considering your application!


If you have questions or need assistance, please email (ie:

Applicants will be notified by email once their application is processed and scholarship awards will be announced thereafter.

Mail or email your (single-sided) entire application, without binding or staples please.

Ready & Relevant:

PO Box 8404

Minneapolis MN 55408

How to Apply

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