About the Scholarship

SFM Foundation Scholarship is accredited by the SFM Foundation. The foundation was started in the year 2008 that provides educational opportunities and scholarships to the children of workers who were seriously injured or killed on the job.


What are the procedures to be followed while applying for this scholarship?

  • Students must submit their application form.

  • Students are required to demonstrate their financial need to meet eligibility.

  • Candidates must submit their SAT/ACT scorecards while applying for this scholarship grant.

  • The understudies applying for this award must present a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application.


SFM Foundation Scholarship award amounts to

  • This scholarship provides a maximum of $10000 annually which is renewable from 2 years to 5 years.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies each year depending on the students meeting their requirements.


Deadline info

The applications are to be presented before the end of March 31, 2020. Understudies are informed to present their grant application, and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other data are accessible online on the SFM Foundation website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must be a Minnesota, Wisconsin, or Iowa resident between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of the application.

  • Candidate must have a high school diploma, GED, or be a high school student in good standing. Academic achievement, aptitude, extracurricular activities, and community service of the applicant are considered, Grade point average will be reviewed against the number of hours the applicant works and his/her community involvement

  • Candidate must be pursuing a primary college or university degree (bachelor's or associate's) or vocational education and training (certificate or license) from an any accredited school and must demonstrate financial need.

  • Candidate must be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with a Minnesota, Wisconsin, or Iowa-based employer and entitled to receive benefits under the Minnesota Workers' Compensation Act, Worker's Compensation Act of Wisconsin or Iowa's workers' compensation law