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Floy Gilman Scheidler Scholarship application available – Cloquet Pine Journal

CLOQUET — Scholarship applications are available from the Floy Gilman Scheidler Scholarship Foundation for 2022-2023, according to a news release.

The $3,000 per year post-secondary education scholarships will be awarded in May and are renewable for three years for a total of $12,000, the news release said.

Application forms are available in counselors’ offices of Carlton County high schools, financial offices in area colleges and universities, the AEOA classroom in Cloquet, and Ameriprise Financial, 922 Hwy 33 South, Cloquet.

Completed applications are due by April 1.

Applicants must be in the top 50% of a Carlton County high school graduating class and have earned a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher. Current college students who are residents of Carlton County, who graduated from a Carlton County high school and individuals who earned a GED are also eligible to apply.

In addition to school achievement, applicants should show participation in non-academic endeavors such as extra-curricular activities, community volunteer work and/or employment. Financial need is a consideration.

The Floy Gilman Scheidler Scholarship was established in 1999 by Floy Bud Dickison, a former Esko High School English teacher, and Ona Maurita Scheidler, former Cloquet High School business teacher, in memory of their mother.

For more information, contact Linda Suer at suerlinda40@gmail.com or 218-879-9541.


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