The CHS Guidance Office posts a variety of scholarships throughout the year. Please continue to check the Cathedral website for updated information.

Cathedral High School Local Scholarships 2017
General Application Due March 28, 2017

SENIORS: There are a number of local scholarships given to Cathedral seniors who will be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary school next year. If any of the scholarships require a transcript, the Guidance Office will attach it to your application. If an applications requires your GPA, the Guidance Office will fill it in.

Click here to download CHS Local Scholarships Form.

Special Applications 2017: The following scholarships require a special application form available in the Counseling Office or you can download applications clicking on the individual scholarship link. All applications are due back to the Counseling Office, S116, by March 28th, 2017.

Scholarship Name
Scholarship Criteria 
1 @ $500
Volunteering, leadership, 3.0 GPA
CHS Faculty Association
2 @ $500
Student graduating Class of 2017
Clearwater Lions
1 @ $1,000
Must live in Clearwater area, community service
Glenn J. Imholte Memorial Chamber Connection
Amount  TBD
Student planning to major in business-related area, 3.0 GPA, leadership, community involvement
Insight Eye Care (Chamber) 
1 @ $500
3.4 GPA, volunteering, leadership
St. Cloud Area Youth Basketball - SCAYBA
1 @ $500 male
1 @ $500 female
3.0 GPA, participated in St. Cloud Youth Basketball for three (3) years
St. Cloud Business Student Executive Council (Chamber)
1 @ $250
Student planning to attend SCSU majoring in business, involvement in community and school activities
St. Cloud Orthopedic
1 @ $500
Student pursuing health care related degree, 3.0 GPA, extra-curricular activities, essay
St. Cloud River Runners
3 @ $500 given in St. Cloud area
St. Cloud area Cross Country participant, 3.0 GPA, community service, leadership, essay


Scholarships for Juniors in High School

Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship Program: The Minnesota Association of Townships (MAT) is awarding six (6) $1,000 scholarships to juniors that plan to further their education at a college, university or vocational school. Applicants must complete the application form and submit it along with a written essay (450-500 words) discussing this year's topic: Sustainable Water: The Foundation of Minnesota's Environment, Economy, Health and Well Being.  Follow this link for more information and download the application. Applications also available in the Guidance Office, S116. Deadline May 1, 2017

Scholarships for Seniors in High School

Tip Top Tux: Since 2011, Tip Top Tux has awarded twenty-six area high school students with college scholarships.  The recipients were chosen from thousands of applicants based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, financial need and volunteer service in their communities. 2017 Scholarship Application at:  Apply by: March 1, 2017

Minnesota Women's Golf Association Foundation Scholarship: The MSGA Foundation Scholarship is an award of $3,000 per year, renewable for four years ($12,000). This scholarship may be applied toward undergraduate tuition, books, room and board.
• be in her senior year
• have a GPA at or above 3.2
• be a U.S. Citizen, and a female resident of Minnesota
• complete and file the FAFSA
• complete the MWGAF Scholarship Application
• be enrolled or about to enroll in an accredited college for four consecutive years
•be available for a telephone or in person interview
Application deadline:  March 31st, 2017 Click to download application.

George W. Friedrich Foundation Scholarship: The George W. Friedrich Foundation is offering two $500 scholarships to two Lion's District 5M-8 high school senior. Submit application and essay to the Guidance Office, S116, by March 10th, 2017. Criteria include:
• Community service/activities
• Upper 50% of class
• Planning to attend a college/university or technical college
• Extracurricular involvement
• Essay
Click to download application.

Zonta Club of St. Cloud, Young Women in Public Affairs Award The Zonta Club of St. Cloud will select a winner from area high schools and award the winner $500. That winner will advance to the District competition level. The District winner will receive a $1,000 award and be entered into the International Contest. The International winner will receive $4,000 award. For more information and to download application go to Deadline: March 1, 2017

Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarships *NO Masonic affiliation required MMC provide 95 scholarship to high school, undergraduate and vocational students each year.  For more information and to apply online go to: 
Deadline: March 1, 2017

Central Minnesota Community Foundation offers several scholarships to students in the St. Cloud Area.  These have varying deadlines and criteria.  Please use the following website: You will need to select Cathedral High School from the drop down menu and then will see all the scholarships available to CHS students.  Feel free to stop in the guidance office with questions.

#BeADragon For students already admitted to Minnesota State University MOORHEAD for 2017-18. Enter by tweeting @AdmissionsMSUM why you want to #BeADragon. Four (4) winners receive $2,500 scholarships, two (2) winners receive a $1,000 scholarship for the most likes and retweets of their submission. Must be admitted and contest completed my March 3, 2017. Visit for full details.

St. Cloud Youth Hockey Association Scholarship SCYHA will award $500 to one Boys hockey player and one Ice Breaker player at each school, Apollo, Tech and Cathedral, totaling six (6)  $500 scholarships. Return application to the Counseling Office, S116, by March 28th, 2017. Click to download application.