Scholarship Application

Application Open March 1, 2019!

With roots deep in education, The TruStone Financial Foundation is once again offering scholarships to graduating high school seniors pursuing a post-secondary education in the fall of 2019, or enlisting in the U.S. Military. These scholarships are based on merit and awarded upon academic performance, student involvement and a scored essay question. Scholarships will be awarded to eight students, including one awarded to the family member of a TruStone Financial employee. These scholarships will total $13,000 and will be awarded in increments of $2,500 and $1,000.

Please note the important scholarship information below:

  • Scholarship applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2019
  • Applications are due by midnight March 31, 2019
  • Applicants must complete the following:
    • Application (form will be available below as of March 1, 2019)
    • Essay Question (submitted with form available March 1,2019)
    • Transcript (submitted via email (PDF) or mail)
      • Transcripts must be emailed to scholarships@trustone.org or mailed to the address below by March 31, 2019.
        TruStone Financial
        Attn: Marketing
        14601 27th Avenue North, Suite 104
        Plymouth, MN 55447
  • Applicants must be a TruStone Financial member
    • Note: Being related to a member does not qualify a student for this scholarship.
  • Scholarship winners will be announced in May 2019

For the purposes of this scholarship, qualifying post-secondary educational institutions include any two or four-year college, university, technical, or vocational school within the United States that is duly accredited by one of the national or regional institutional accrediting bodies recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). An alternative qualification is enlistment in the U.S. Military via the Delayed Entry Program. To see a full list of student and institution eligibility requirements, click here.

If you have additional questions regarding these scholarships please contact, scholarships@trustone.org.

 

Click here for Official Rules.

Note: * = required field

Applicant Information

*First & Last Name:
*Phone:
*Email:
*Address:
*City:
*State:
*Zip/Postal Code:
*Date of Birth:
*Membership Certification: 
*I am related to an employee of TruStone Financial.:   
Employee Name:

Academic Information

*Name of high school graduating from:
*College you plan to attend:
*GPA (4.0 Scale):
*SAT or ACT Score:

Academic Honors

In the box below list all the academic honors including year award was received.

Example: A-B Honor Roll: 2016, 2017, 2018

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Community/Volunteer & School Participation

*Activities:

Work Experience

In the box below list all jobs worked during your high school career including hour per week and number of
months worked.

Example: Cashier at SuperAmerica, 20 hours per week, 10 months.

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Essay

In the box below please respond to the following prompt:

Explain how money management skills will play a role in your career goals.

Responses should be 250-500 words. Essays are graded on completeness, spelling and grammar.

We recommend you write your essay in a word processor (such as Microsoft Word) and paste it into the box when completed.

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*Please complete the visual confirmation: