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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Scholarships

Page address: http://cset.mnsu.edu/pa/scholarship/

Physics Scholarships

Glenn and Helen Erikson Physics Scholarship

One or more awards may be given. To qualify, a student must be a declared major in Physics or Physics Teaching. Preference will be given to students planning to teach high school or college physics, junior high physical science, or elementary science with a physical science emphasis. Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for this scholarship.

G.M. Wissink Physics Scholarship

One award may be given. To qualify, a student must be a junior or senior who is majoring in Physics or Physics Teaching. A cumulative GPA of 3.5 in Physical Sciences and Mathematics is required.

Robert and Marsha Qualset Physics Scholarship

Up to two awards may be given. To qualify, a student must: 1) have officially been accepted in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET); 2) be a declared Physics or Physics Teaching major; 3) have an excellent academic record; 4) demonstrate excellent oral and written communications skills; and 5) have completed PHYS 221 (general physics) with a grade of “C” or better.


Astronomy Scholarship

Leo V. Standeford Astronomy Scholarship

One award may be given. To qualify, a student must have a declared major or minor in astronomy; a cumulative GPA of 3.300 or above; and a GPA of 3.400 or above in MSU astronomy courses. Completion of at least 6 MSU semester credits in astronomy coursework numbered 200 or above is required.


Applications

See the CSET Scholarships page for complete application instructions.