Fergus Falls Campus
As part of M State's commitment to providing a culturally diverse climate on our campuses, Fergus Area College Foundation awards 10 Cultural Diversity Scholarships each year to students on the Fergus Falls campus to encourage diversity and educational achievement by students of color.
Applications are available in the OMS office on the Fergus Falls campus and may be submitted at any time. The scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis until 10 have been awarded each academic year.
To qualify for a Cultural Diversity Scholarship, students must:
Scholarship AmountCultural Diversity Scholarships are $600, pro-rated over two semesters.
Diversity scholarships are awarded annually to Moorhead campus students from a diverse background who have overcome challenging life circumstances and demonstrates academic achievement. To be considered for a scholarship, students should complete the Moorhead Foundation Scholarship application.
The CACTUS student organization provides opportunities to celebrate differences through varied forms of expression - speakers, theatre and song. All students have the opportunity to share their culture and learn about other cultures while participating in and sponsoring campus and community events. Members plan and coordinate all events.
Location: Fergus Falls campus
The United for Africa student organization is committed to enhancing the quality of human life by raising awareness and funds to help women and children in war-torn areas around the world. The organization also supports sharing and learning about cultures through events and social activities on campus.
Location: Moorhead campus
Detroit Lakes Campus
Sarah Hofmann, Advisor
Fergus Falls Campus
Nancy South, ELL/Multicultural Advisor
Chesay Colson, Coordinator of Diversity & Inclusion
Suzie Rethemeier, Advisor
Joni Massie, Advisor
Last modified: February 12th, 2014 at 09:44am