Congratulations to our 2021-2022 Scholarship REcipients

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The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is fortunate to have generous individuals who donate to scholarship funds. The purpose of the scholarships is to assist students in meeting the cost of attendance at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Search and apply for scholarship opportunities through Minnesota State Mankato's Scholarship Finder tool.

 Scholarship Finder 

10 Minutes Could Change Your Life

It takes as little as 10 minutes to apply for scholarships. Nearly $2 million in scholarships is available to Minnesota State University, Mankato students. All you have to do is apply!

Don’t have a 4.0 GPA? That’s okay! With Scholarship Finder, you can find and apply for scholarships based on your unique accomplishments and involvement such as:

  • Major
  • Interests
  • Background
  • Personal circumstances
  • Financial circumstances
  • Much more!

Go to Scholarship Finder at to see a listing of all that is available. Sign in with your Star ID and password, complete a general application and get customized recommendations that match your unique qualifications.

Applications are open now; Feb. 28 is the last day you can submit. Don’t wait, sign in today!



  1. Go to the Scholarship Finder website.
  2. Click on the "Sign In" button in the upper right hand corner.  Sign in as directed.
  3. Place cursor over "Opportunities" and select "Ours" from the drop-down menu.
  4. Type a search term like"Economics"in the search bar.
  5. Select the scholarship(s) you'd like to apply for.
  6. Click on "General Application" to apply.

Click here to view a short video on how to apply for scholarships 

Financial Assistance

Most Minnesota State Mankato students depend on federal, state and/or private funding assistance to finance their college education. We are committed to providing valuable information about financial aid programs and processes to ensure each student has access to the maximum available funds. The financial services specialists at the Campus Hub are available to answer questions and connect students with additional advising assistance if needed.