Enhance post-secondary education opportunities for Minnesota students by relieving some of their financial burden through scholarships and/or assistance with their post-secondary readiness preparation.
1. Providing grants to nonprofit organizations that provide post-secondary educational scholarships.
2. Providing grants to nonprofit organizations delivering preparation assistance for students seeking entrance to, and retention in, a post-secondary educational institution.
Grants are need-based and results-oriented.
Organizations may re-apply for funding, with a maximum of three subsequent requests during respective grant cycles. Acceptance of these applications/requests is determined on the success of the program previously funded.
At this time, grant requests are not being accepted. The next proposal cycle and dates for submitting applications/proposals will be posted on this site when respective dates have been determined.
NorthStar Education Finance, Inc.
Taige P. Thornton
930 Blue Gentian Road, Suite 100
Eagan, MN 55121